Born 1971, Auckland, New Zealand

Lives and works in Melbourne, Australia

EDUCATION

1990

  • Advanced Certificate Art & Design, Western Metropolitan College of TAFE, Melbourne

1994

  • Bachelor of Fine Art, Victorian College of the Arts, The University of Melbourne

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019

  • 'Wonderful Things', Edwina Corlette Gallery, Brisbane
  • 'Parade of Days', Martin Browne Contemporary, Sydney

2018

  • 'Flocked Smocks', Caves Gallery, Melbourne

2017

  • 'Recent Paintings', Edwina Corlette Gallery, Brisbane

2016

  • Buangor, STATION, Melbourne

2015

  • 'Vista Drive', Martin Browne Contemporary, Sydney

2013

  • Beauty School, KALIMANRAWLINS, Melbourne

2012

  • 'That‘s the style, Mary', KALIMANRAWLINS, Melbourne

2011

  • Rex Irwin Art Dealer, Sydney

2009

  • 'The End Of The Year', Lister Gallery, Perth
  • How On Earth, Murray White Room, Melbourne

2008

  • 'August', Kaliman Gallery, Sydney

2007

  • The Butcher's Table, Crossley & Scott, Melbourne
  • 'One Long Day', Lister Gallery, Perth

2006

  • Kaliman Gallery, Melbourne Art Fair
  • 'Tim McMonagle', Kaliman Gallery, Sydney

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019

  • 'The New Gallery Show - Group Exhibition', Edwina Corlette Gallery, Brisbane

2018

  • 10th Anniversary Exhibition, Edwina Corlette Gallery, Brisbane
  • Melbourne Pop Up Exhibition, Edwina Corlette Gallery

2016

  • Wynne Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales
  • Painting, More Painting, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne

2015

  • Wynne Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales

2014

  • 'In the Dust of this Planet', KALIMANRAWLINS, Melbourne
  • 'Liminal Narratives', Bayside Gallery, Brighton, Melbourne

2012

  • Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales

2011

  • First show, KALIMANRAWLINS, Melbourne

2010

  • Fletcher Jones Art Prize, Geelong Gallery, Geelong
  • The Shilo Project, The Ian Potter Museum of Art, Melbourne

2009

  • Group Show: Gallery Artists, Murray White Room, Melbourne
  • Arthur Guy Memorial Prize, Bendigo Art Gallery

2008

  • Group Show, Kaliman Gallery, Sydney

2007

  • Received with thanks: New acquisitions 2001-07, The Ian Potter Museum of Art, Melbourne
  • 'Materiality', Switchback Gallery, Centre for Art and Design, Monash University, Gippsland Campus
  • Monash University Collection: A selection of recent acquisitions, Monash University Museum of Art

2005

  • 'The Spirit of Football', National Gallery of Victoria at Federation Square, Melbourne
  • 'The difference between you and me', The Ian Potter Museum of Art, Melbourne

2004

  • Important Works on Paper, Crossley & Scott, Melbourne
  • 'Siblings', RMIT Project Space, Melbourne

2003

  • The future in all directions, National Gallery of Victoria at Federation Square, Melbourne

2002

  • Crossings: New Art from Australia, Galleria Lume and Gallery Atski, Helsinki
  • 'It’s a beautiful day: New Painting in Australia 2', The Ian Potter Museum of Art, Melbourne and the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney

AWARDS

2018

  • Finalist, Wynne Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales

2016

  • Finalist, Wynne Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales

2015

  • Finalist, Wynne Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales

2012

  • Finalist, Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales

2010

  • Winner, Fletcher Jones Art Prize, Geelong Gallery, Geelong

2009

  • Arthur Guy Memorial Prize, Bendigo Art Gallery

COLLECTIONS

Art Gallery of New South Wales
National Gallery of Victoria
University of Queensland Art Museum
Heide Museum of Modern Art
Newcastle Regional Gallery
Wollongong Regional Gallery
Ian Potter Museum of Art
Monash University Museum of Art
Edith Cowan University
RACV
UBS Bank
Macquarie Bank
Artbank
Michael Buxton Collection
John McBride Collection
Joyce Nissan Collection

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

2008

  • Feature, Current: Contemporary Art from Australia and New Zealand, ed. Art & Australia 2007 Catalogue, Materiality, Switchback Gallery, Centre for Art and Design, Monash University
  • Catalogue, Monash University Collection: A selection of recent acquisitions, Monash University Museum of Art

2006

  • Feature, John McDonald, Intimations of mortality, Sydney Morning Herald, Spectrum, 20–21 May, p 17

2005

  • Catalogue, Bala Starr, Stephen Zagala, The difference between you and me, Ian Potter Museum of Art, Melbourne
  • Feature, Chris Beck, The Accidental Artist, The Age, 10 September 2003 Feature, Dominique Angeloro, Crack of dawn, Sydney Morning Herald, Metro, 12–18
  • December, p 26 2002 Feature, Bruce James, True-born child of the lens focuses on modern vision of nature, Sydney Morning Herald,11 December
  • Catalogue, Bala Starr, It’s a beautiful day: New painting in Australia 2, Ian Potter Museum of Art, Melbourne, p 32–33
  • Catalogue, Peter Westwood, Crossing: New Art from Australia, RMIT, Melbourne, p 6–8