Born 1977, Sydney
1998 Bachelor of Art Theory and History, College of Fine Arts, University of New South Wales, Sydney

Collections

Albury Regional Gallery, Albury
Artbank
Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide
Art Gallery Society of New South Wales, Sydney
ARTS ACT, Canberra
Australian War Memorial, Canberra
Canberra Civic Collection, Canberra
Danish Royal Art Collection, Copenhagen, Denmark
Fidelity Worldwide Investment, Hong Kong and Sydney
HBO Collection, New York, USA
Lane Cove Municipal Council, Sydney
Newcastle Art Gallery, Newcastle
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
Patrick Corrigan Collection, Sydney
Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane
St Ignatius College Collection, Sydney
University of Queensland Art Museum, Brisbane
Private collections throughout Australia and overseas

Solo Exhibitions

2016
Pygmalion, Sullivan+Strumpf, Singapore

2015
The Journey, Galerie Paris-Beijing, Paris, France
Someone Else’s Problem, Sydney Contemporary, Carriageworks
Last Resort, Rockhampton Art Gallery, Rockhampton
Sullivan+Strumpf, Sydney Contemporary, Sydney

2014
Replicator, Tweed Regional Gallery, Murwillumbah

2013
Roughing Out, Hazelhurst Regional Gallery and Arts Centre, Sydney

2012
Six More, Australian War Memorial, Canberra
Elegy on Resistance, ArtHK12, Sullivan+Strumpf, Hong Kong Exhibition and Convention Centre, Hong Kong

2011
Flags, Lismore Regional Gallery, Lismore
Flags, Sullivan+Strumpf, Sydney
Flag, Jan Murphy Gallery, Brisbane

2010
Infinitely Near, Sullivan+Strumpf, Sydney

2009
Assembly, Sullivan+Strumpf, Sydney
Supplementary Restraint System, Jan Murphy Gallery, Brisbane

2008
On Hold, Jan Murphy Gallery, Melbourne Art Fair, Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne
Memeoid, ChalkHorse Gallery, Sydney

2007
Panoply, ChalkHorse Gallery, Sydney
Security Blanket, Jan Murphy Gallery, Brisbane

2005
Stay on Message, Maunsell Wickes@BSG, Sydney
We Gotta Get Out Of This Place, Jan Murphy Gallery, Brisbane

2004
New Works, Maunsell Wickes@BSG, Sydney

Group Exhibitions

2016
Forming in the pupil of an eye, Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2016, India
Contour 556: Interventions in the Landscape, Canberra Public Art Festival
Art Stage Jakarta, Sullivan+Strumpf, Sheraton Grand Jakarta Gandaria City Hotel, Indonesia 2016 Arrival, Sullivan+Strumpf, Singapore
2016 Group Exhibition, Sullivan+Strumpf, Sydney
Art Stage Singapore, Sullivan+Strumpf, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

2015
Sydney Contemporary, Carriageworks, Sydney
Art Basel Hong Kong, Sullivan+Strumpf, Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre
Art Paris 2015, Galerie Paris-Bejing, Paris
10th Anniversary Group Show, Sullivan+Strumpf, Sydney

2014
Protest Songs, Lismore Regional Gallery, Lismore
Subject to Ruin, Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre, Casula
Conflict: Contemporary Responses to War, University of Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane
Art Basel Hong Kong, Sullivan+Strumpf, Hong Kong
Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art: Dark Heart, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide
The Redlands Konica Minolta Art Prize, National Art School, Sydney
SSFA14, Sullivan+Strumpf, Sydney

2013
Australia: Contemporary Voices, The Fine Art Society Contemporary, London, UK
Gravity of Sculpture: Part II, Dorsky Gallery Curatorial Programs, New York, USA
Wynne Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
Drawing a Line, Caboolture Regional Gallery, Caboolture, Queensland
Speak to Me, Sullivan+Strumpf, Sydney

2012
Look Closely Now, Lake Macquarie Regional Gallery, Lake Macquarie
Variable Truth, 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art, Sydney
SSFA12, Sullivan+Strumpf, Sydney

2011
Arboreal, Macquarie University Gallery, Sydney
Double Vision, McClelland Gallery and Sculpture Park, Langwarrin
Pat Corrigan/Collector, Maitland Art Gallery, Maitland
WATTLE, Cat Street Gallery, Hong Kong
SSFA11, Sullivan+Strumpf, Sydney
Art Stage Singapore, Sullivan+Strumpf, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

2010
SO Contemporary, Jackson See Collection: A Snapshot, Praxis Space, Singapore
ARTHK10, Sullivan+Strumpf, Hong Kong Exhibition and Convention Centre, Hong Kong
SSFA10, Sullivan+Strumpf, Sydney
Two Degrees of Separation, Satori Gallery, New York, USA
Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize, Tenth Anniversary; Manly Regional Art Gallery, Sydney

2009
Artlive, Chair and the Maiden Gallery, New York, USA
Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize, Woollahra Council Chambers, Woollahra
SSFA09, Sullivan+Strumpf, Sydney

2008
Step Right Up! Albury Regional Art Gallery, Albury
Sculpture 08, Maunsell Wickes Gallery, Sydney
Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize, Woollahra Council Chambers, Sydney

2007
Arc Biennale: Art, Design and Craft, Queensland University of Technology Art Museum, Brisbane
Replicotta Warriors, Chalk Horse, Sydney
Sculpture 07, Maunsell Wickes@BSG, Sydney

2006
New Social Commentaries 2006, Warrnambool Art Gallery, Warnambool
Sculpture By The Sea, Sydney
The Green Zone, ½ dozen, The Palm House, Sydney
Flamin’ Youth, Orange Regional Gallery, Orange
Helen Lempriere National Sculpture Award, Werribee, finalist
Sculpture By The Sea, Perth
Artists Against Sedition Laws, Casula Powerhouse, Sydney

2005
McClelland Sculpture Survey and Award, McClelland Gallery and Sculpture Park, Langwarrin
March of the Miniatures, Defiance Gallery, Sydney
Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize, Woollahra Council Chambers, Sydney
10th Anniversary Exhibition, Jan Murphy Gallery, Brisbane
Sculpture 2005, Maunsell Wickes@BSG, Sydney

2004
Sculpture By The Sea, Sydney
The Year in Art, S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney
Sculpture 2004, Maunsell Wickes@BSG, Sydney

2003
Sculpture By The Sea, Sydney
Darling Park Sculpture Exhibition, Sydney
Ripdff, Flinders Hotel, Sydney
Flavour, Lidi Gallery, Sydney

2002
Sculpture By The Sea, Sydney
Sculpture Inside, Sculpture By The Sea, Sydney
Darling Park Sculpture Exhibition, Sydney
Thursday Plantation East Coast Sculpture Exhibition, Ballina

2000
RFA Gallery, Sydney
Inaugural Exhibition, Studio W, Sydney

1999
LoA II, Sheraton on the Park, Sydney

1998
Luxury of Art I, Exhibition for Emerging Australian Artists, Sydney

Awards and Prizes

2016
Wynne Prize, Art Gallery of NSW, finalist
Prix Talents Contemporains, Fondation François Schneider, France, Winner
Fleurieu Art Prize, Anne & Gordon Samstag Museum of Art, finalist

2014
Il Henraux International Sculpture Award, Querceta, Italy, finalist
University of Queensland National Artists’ Self Portrait Prize, University of Queensland, ‘People’s Choice’ award
Inaugural Nancy Fairfax Artist in Residence, Margaret Olley Art Centre, Tweed River Art Gallery, Murwillumbah

2013
University of Queensland National Artists’ Self Portrait Prize, University of Queensland, finalist
Wynne Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, finalist

2012
Art OMI Australia, Art OMI International Artists Residency, New York, USA

2009
Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize, Sydney, winner
Sculpture by the Sea, Art Gallery of New South Wales Director’s Choice Award, Sydney, winner
Promethe
us Visual Arts Award, The Prometheus Foundation, Gold Coast, winner

2008
Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize, Sydney, special commendation

2007
Hanyu International Sculpture Cup, Shenzhen, China
The Flying Fruit Fly Circus Residency, Albury Regional Gallery, Albury

2006
Helen Lempriere Sculpture Award, People’s Choice Award, Sydney, winner

2005
Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize, People’s Choice Award, Sydney, winner
McClelland Sculpture Survey and Award, Langwarrin, finalist

2004
Sculpture by the Sea, Art Gallery of New South Wales Director’s Choice Award, Sydney, winner
The Riverview Art Prize, Sydney

2003
Sculpture by the Sea, Art Gallery of New South Wales Director’s Choice Award, Sydney, winner
Sculpture by the Sea, John Fairfax Young Artist’s Subsidy, Sydney

2002
Sculpture by the Sea, The Australian Unrepresented Sculptor Award, Sydney, winner
Sculpture by the Sea, The Young Sculptor’s Honorable Mention, Sydney
The Sculptors Society, Sydney, Second Prize

1997
Nescafe Big Break Award, runner up

1994
Mosman Youth Prize First Prize and Anne Ferguson Award, Mosman Art Gallery, Sydney
Art Express, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney

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