Bio

Born 1980 in Perth, Western Australia.

Currently lives and works in Melbourne, Australia

 

Founder, Director of Globelight

 

EDUCATION

BA (art) Curtin University (Western Australia) 1997-99


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2006 New Flavors, The Town Hall Gallery, Hawthorn

2006 The Devil at the Church, The Church Gallery, Perth

2007 So Fresh, Paddington Contemporary Art, Sydney

2008 Art ’08, Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne

2010 James Gray Gallery, Los Angeles

2010 Galleria Mentana, Florence, Italy

2011 Volution, 1000 Pound Bend, Melbourne

2011 Photography, Bashimi Art House, Salzburg, Austria

2012 Anita Traverso Gallery Salon Launch

2012 10-12 Kaleidoscope Gallery, Sydney

2013 Artecycle, Incinerator Arts Complex, Melbourne

2013 Globelight, Melbourne

2013 Biela Noc (White Night) Kosice, Slovakia

2014 White Night, Melbourne

2014 Vivid Sydney

 

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2008 The Totem Project, Shifted Gallery, Melbourne

2010 Illume, James Gray Gallery, Los Angeles, USA

2010 Illume, Demossa Gallery, Laguna Beach, USA

2011 Synergy, Kaleidoscope Gallery, Sydney

2013 A Momentary Lapse of Darkness, Anita Traverso Gallery, Melbourne

 

AWARDS / residencies / grants etc..

2000 Albany Art Prize

2007 Agendo Art Award (finalist)

2009 Poimena Art Award (finalist)

2009 Darebin LaTrobe Art Award (finalist)

2011 Corrangamarah Art Prize (finalist)

2011 Toyota Community Spirit Gallery Travel Award

2012 Point B Artist Worklodge, Brooklyn, NY (residency)

2012 City of Devonport Art Award (finalist)

2013 City of Yarra Small Projects Grant (x2)

2013 Kasarne Kulturpark – Kosice, Slovakia (residency)

2014 City of Yarra Arts Development Grant (Globelight)

 

COLLECTIONS

Curtin Collection, ArtBank, and various private collections in Australia, UK, USA and Singapore

 

PUBLICATIONS

Illume – James Tapscott and Scott Baker

The Totem Project – James Tapscott and Scott Baker

Visual Artbeat issue #5 – feature article

Globelight ’13