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EDUCATION

2019  Doctor of Philosophy (Visual Art), Queensland University of Technology.
2014  Bachelor of Fine Art (Visual Art) with First Class Honours, QUT.
2013  Bachelor of Fine Art (Visual Arts) with High Distinction, Griffith University.
2000  Master of Commerce, University of Queensland.
1998  Bachelor of Arts, University of New England, NSW.

AWARDS / ACCREDITATION / GRANTS / RESIDENCIES

2020  Higher Education Academy (HEA) Associate Fellow.
2016  APA Scholarship for Doctoral Research (Visual Art), QUT.
2015  Arts Queensland: Playing Queensland Fund (PQF) for Lamentation.
2014  First Class Honours Fine Arts, QUT.
2014  Dean’s List for Excellent Academic Performance, QUT.
2013  Godfrey River Medal (outstanding studio performance), Griffith University.
2013  Vice Chancellor Award for Academic Excellence, Griffith University.
2012  James Street Precinct, Brisbane, four-week residency.
2012  Vice Chancellor Award for Academic Excellence, Griffith University.
2011  Metro Arts 2-day residency for Exist-ence Festival 3.
2011  Mentorship, Exchange & Fellowship Program, BRAG. (M&G QLD).
2011  Golden Key International Honours Society.
2011  Vice Chancellor Award for Academic Excellence, Griffith University.
2010  Vice Chancellor Award for Academic Excellence, Griffith University.

 SELECTED EXHIBITED WORK                        

 Solo Exhibitions:

2020  Home of the Brave, Umbrella Studios, Townsville, October (upcoming).
2019  [Performance/Happening], Dr Brave Girl and the extraordinary Hooping Loop.
2018  #SoBrave: An exhibition of Brave Girls, Creative Industries Precinct, Brisbane
2018  Lamentation, Maitland Regional Art Gallery, NSW.
2017  Home of the Brave II, Frank Moran Memorial Hall Gallery, QUT, Brisbane, QLD.
2017  Lamentation, Redland Art Gallery, QLD, 5 February – 19 March 2017.
2016   Home of the Brave I, The Laundry Artspace, Brisbane.
2016   Lamentation, Pine Rivers Art Gallery, QLD.
2016   Lamentation, Hervey Bay Regional Art Gallery, QLD.
2016   Lamentation, Gympie Regional Gallery, QLD.
2015   Lamentation, Tableland Regional Art Gallery, QLD.
2015   Lamentation, Logan Art Gallery, QLD.
2015   Lamentation, Bundaberg Regional Art Gallery, QLD.
2015   Lamentation, Crows Nest Regional Art Gallery, QLD.
2014   Lamentation, The Hold Artspace, Brisbane, QLD.

The KACA Projects:

2020 Sideways (After 43 Minutes), Side Gallery, Red Hill, Brisbane.
2020
  43 Minutes, Side Gallery, Red Hill, Brisbane.
2020  [Happening], Benny, The KACA Projects, Art Gallery of NSW.

Group Exhibitions:

2019  The Annual, Boxcopy Art Gallery, Brisbane (June 2019).
2018  Un/Comfortable, Woollangabba Power Station
2017  The Annual, Boxcopy Art Gallery, Brisbane (April 2017).
2016  Finalist Stanthorpe Art Festival Art Prize, (June/July 2016).
2016  Creative Industries QUT / Art and Design FJU Anniversary Exhibition, Japan.
2016  Finalist Moreton Bay Art Awards, 2016, Pine Rivers Art Gallery, Brisbane.
2016  The Annual, Boxcopy Art Gallery, Brisbane
2015  Alone Together, Boxcopy Art Gallery, Brisbane
2014  Finalist Excerpts: Visual Arts Graduate Showcase, QUT.
2014  Everything All At Once, Queensland University of Technology, QLD
2013  Finalist Graduate Art Show (GAS), Griffith University Art Gallery
2013  Limen, Queensland College of Art
2013  Exist-ence Festival 5, Project Gallery QCA, These Dolls Talk
2012  one in five, Goodwill Bridge
2012  Shop Pty Ltd, Propriety Limited Art Collective.
2012  The Proposal, Zammit Projects, Ryan Renshaw Gallery.
2012  Across the Threshold, Redcliffe City Art Gallery.
2011  Exist-ence Festival 3, Brisbane Powerhouse, Conversation 1.
2011  International Study Tour, Queensland College of Art.
2011  It’s Personal, Queensland College of Art.
2011  Repetition, Queensland College of Art.

ACADEMIC & PROFESSIONAL PUBLICATION

2020  (Un)Making Genius Fetish, Helsinki Photomedia Conference, Aalto University (postponed COVID19).
2019  #SoBrave: Embodying the Tropes of Neoliberal Feminine Bravery in Parodic Performance, AAANZ conference, Auckland University.
2019  #SoBrave: The Crisis of Neoliberal Feminine Bravery, PhD exegesis.
2017  Strategic Confession in the Contemporary Visual Art Practices of Women, Women in the Creative Arts conference, ANU Canberra.

PROFESSIONAL EMPLOYMENT (Industry Specific)

February 2018 – current: Sessional Tutor, Creative Industries, QUT, Brisbane.

July 2017 – July 2018: Sessional Tutor, Fine Arts, Queensland College of Arts, Brisbane.

June 2015 – current: Membership Officer, Public Galleries Queensland (PGQ) and Australian Museums and Galleries Association Queensland (AMaGAQ) at Museums and Galleries Queensland.

January 2016 – 2017: Queensland Representative for the Emerging Museum Professionals Network (EMP).

November 2015 – May 2017: Committee member on the organising committee for the 2017 Museums Australia Conference, Brisbane.

January 2015 – December 2016: Coordinator, FASST, Panoptic Press.

June 2015 – September 2016: Assistant Curator, Moreton Bay Regional Council for the exhibition A Conversation about Portraiture.

November 2011 – July 2014: Institute of Modern Art, Media and Communications Officer.

July 2010 – July 2013: Museum & Gallery Services Queensland, Membership Officer.

February 2012 – July 2012: Peer Assisted Student Service Leadership Program (PASS), Griffith University, Queensland College of Art.

April 2010 – June 2012: Royal Queensland Art Society, Office Manager and Gallery Assistant.