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Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Sailor
(m)art & Gallery artisan, 
381 Brunswick St,
Fortitude Valley QLD
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Education  
04/06 Bachelor of Arts (Fine Art)(With Distinction) Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology [RMIT University], Melbourne, Australia
2002 Diploma of Arts (Graphic Arts) Victoria University of Technology [VUT TAFE], Melbourne, Australia  
2001 Certi cate IV in Arts (Applied Design) at Victoria University of Technology [VUT TAFE], Melbourne, Australia
Professional Development  
10/11 Establishing independent studio / workshop, Melbourne, Australia  
2009 Gallery Assistant at Kirra Galleries, Melbourne, Australia  
Artistic Mentorship with Contemporary Jeweller Catherine Truman / 3 Months  
  Access Tenant [Professional Studio], Gray Street Workshop, Adelaide, Australia  
  Gallery Assistant at JamFactory Contemporary Cra & Design, Adelaide, Australia  
07/08 Associate Position, Metal Design Studio, JamFactory Contemporary Cra & Design, Career Development Scheme, Adelaide, Australia.
07/08 Public art commissions; Member of the JamFactory Metal Design Studio project team; with responsibilities including; concept
  and design development, proposal/budget consultations and documentation, project presentation, production, manufacture and
  instillation of works. Projects; Eternal Flame Sculpture, Client - Adelaide City Council and RSL; Ataturk Memorial, Client - RSL
  and Adelaide Turkish Community; Wetland Sanctuary Artworks, Client - e Queen Elizabeth Hospital; Tram Stop Inlays, Client
  Department of Transport, Energy and Infrastructure; Magnolia Tea Light Candelabras, Client - Sebel Playford Hotel; Premiers
  Science Awards, Client - SA Great; AWGIE Awards, Monte Miller Awards, WherreIJ Medal, Client - Australian Writers Guild.
  ABAF [Australia Business Arts Foundation] Seminar & Arts Business Workshop.  
  Gjis Bakker Masterclass, Xperiment Design Symposium 07. Michael Yuen, Public Art Workshop. Lightspace, David Sequeira Workshop.
04/06 RMIT - Exhibition coordination and instillation; Graphic designer for exhibition invitations and event yers; Co-cordinator,
  RMIT Gold and Silversmithing fundraising auction; Student liaison to designer/photographer for 2006 RMIT publication.
Solo Exhibitions  
2009 Layer upon Layer, Metalab, Gallery 2, Sydney, NSW  
  People and place, Soda and Rhyme, Adelaide, SA  
Group Exhibitions  
2010 Wrapped, Studio 20/17, Sydney, NSW  
  Christmas 2011, Zu Design Jewellery + Objects, Adelaide, SA  
  hang around, Zu Design Jewellery + Objects, Adelaide, SA  
  09 Gray Street Workshop Access Members Exhibition, JamFactory Contemporary Cra & Design, Adelaide, SA
  COLLECT 2010, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK / Represented by Alternatives Contemporary Jewellery, Rome, Italy
2009 Internationale Schmuckkunst Temporare Galerie by Dr. Cornelie Ueding, Tuebingen, Germany  
Precious Pendants, Project Space Object Gallery, Object Australian Centre for Cra and Design, Sydney, NSW
  Colourful Christmas, Workshop Bilk, Queanbeyan, NSW  
  Cheers, Christmas exhibition, Zu Design Jewellery + Objects, Adelaide, SA  
  Christmas Showcase, Soda and Rhyme, Adelaide, SA  
  It’s Simple....they match, Zu Design Jewellery + Objects, Adelaide, SA  
  Southern Stars : Northern Light, South Australian and North West United Kingdom Jewellery and Metal-Smithing Showcase,
  Bluecoat Display Centre, Liverpool, UK  
  COLLECT 2009, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK / Represented by Alternatives Contemporary Jewellery, Rome, Italy
  BKV-Prize 2008 Finalists Exhibition, 61 International Cra Fair, Munich, Germany / Munich Art Fair, Germany
  Design Now, Fountain Gallery, Port Augusta / Regional Art Gallery, Port Pirie / Riddoch Art Gallery, Mount Gambier /
2008 Barossa Regional Gallery, Tununda / Civic Hall Galleries, Port Lincoln  
Green Christmas, Workshop Bilk, Queanbeyan, NSW  
  Zu presents Presents at Zu, Zu Design Jewellery + Objects, Adelaide, SA  
  nale 08, JamFactory Associates, e Space Between, Adelaide, SA  
  BKV-Prize 2008 Finalists Exhibition, Bavarian Cra s Council, Munich, Germany  
  Painted Colour, Studio Works Gallery, JamFactory Contemporary Cra & Design, Adelaide, SA  
  Italian Centre Design Award, Atrium, JamFactory Contemporary Cra & Design, Adelaide, SA  
  Starvedog Lane Chapter Magnum Design Award, Gallery One, JamFactory Contemporary Cra & Design, Adelaide, SA
  Hooked On e Ear, Adelaide Arcade SALA Exhibition, Zu Design Jewellery + Objects, Adelaide, SA  
  Fresh, Workshop Bilk, Queanbeyan, NSW  
  Far Out East, Self Preservation Gallery, Melbourne, VIC  
  Design Now, New Land Gallery, Port Adelaide, SA / Murry Bridge Regional Gallery [SALA] /  
  Berri Riverlands Gallery / [Touring exhibition - concluding in 2009]  
  Scotch Art 2008, Scotch College, Adelaide, SA  
  Collectables 2008, Alternatives Contemporary Jewellery, Rome, Italy  
  W.E. McMillan Collection: Selected Gold and Silversmithing 1961-2007, Project Space/Spare Room, RMIT University, Melbourne, VIC
  COLLECT 2008, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, UK / Represented by Alternatives Contemporary Jewellery, Rome, Italy
2007 Necklace: JamFactory Alumni, Adelaide Airport, Adelaide, SA  
JamFactory Biennial 2007, JamFactory Contemporary Cra & Design, Gallery One & Two, Adelaide, SA  
  Sixfold, Ga a Gallery, Sydney, NSW  
2007 On the Cu , Adelaide Arcade SALA Exhibition, Zu Design Jewellery + Objects, Adelaide, SA  
  Italian Centre Design Award, Italian Centre, Adelaide, SA  
  Starvedog Lane Chapter Magnum Design Award, Gallery One, JamFactory Contemporary Cra & Design, Adelaide, SA
  Wish List- Cra South Members Exhibition, e Chesser Gallery, Adelaide, SA  
  MeIJle, JamFactory Contemporary Cra & Design, Adelaide, SA  
  Catch on 2, COEX Convention and Exhibition Centre, Seoul, Korea  
  9th Mani Mini Fun Store, Cra Arts Fair, Gana Arts Space, Seoul, Korea  
2006 TALENTE 2007, International Trades Fair Munich, Germany  
Out of the Basement, RMIT Gold & Silversmithing Graduate Exhibition, RMIT building 2 and e CoIJage, Melbourne
2005 Scaling Space, RMIT building 2, level A, Melbourne, VIC  
Construct, RMIT School of Art Gallery, Melbourne, VIC  
2004 RMIT School of Art, Gold & Silversmithing Exhibition, Telstra Centre, Melbourne, VIC  
Selected Works, gold & silver, RMIT School of Art Gallery, Melbourne, VIC  
2002 Ican, Conical Gallery, Melbourne, VIC  
Grants, Awards & Prizes  
2009 Arts SA Grant, Independent Makers and Presenters Professional Development Category, [$7700]  
2008 Project - A three month emerging artist mentorship to be undertaken with Catherine Truman  
Starvedog Lane Chapter Magnum Design Award, Adelaide [Awarded second prize]  
2008 BKV Prize 2008 For Young Applied Arts , Munich [Awarded second prize - monetary & touring exhibition]
2007 Arts SA Grant, Independent Makers and Presenters Professional Development Category [$6550]  
2006 Project - Travel to UK and Italy to source galleries and participate in COLLECT 2008  
Wolf Wennrich Award for Gold and Silversmithing, Melbourne [monetary & acquisitive]  
2005 Koodak Award for Highest Academic Achievement, Melbourne [monetary]  
2005 Ernst Fries Silversmithing Award, Melbourne[monetary & acquisitive]  

Public Collections

Schmuckmuseum, Pforzheim, Germany

Alice & Louis Koch Ring Collection, Basel, Switzerland

W.E. McMillan Collection, RMIT School of Art, Melbourne, Australia

Publications

John McPhee, aARTlook, Metalab and COTA, australian ART REVIEW, Issue 23, May-July 2010, p19 Laura Davis, Artists come @om a land down under, e Daily Post – Liverpool, August 6, 2009, p25 Jade Wright, Sparkling designs at the Bluecoat, e Daily Post – Liverpool, August 24, 2009, p19

Norman Cherry, Review: Southern Stars : Northern Light, Assoc. Contemporary jewellery (ACJ) Findings, 2009 ColleIJe Swindells, Emerging Talent, DQ design quarterly, Vol 33, 2009 Autumn, p23

e Compendium Finale of Contemporary Jewellery Makers, Darling Publications, Cologne & New York, 2009, p2041-42

Margot Osborne, Baubles, bangles and bling, e Advertiser Review, December 13, 2008, p12-13

Nick Carroll, Final hurrah, Eastern Courier, December 3, 2008, p55

Kylie Fleming, Show of Strength - JamFactory Biennial, Adelaide MaIJers, Issue 93, December 2007, p46 John Neylon, JamFactory Biennial 2007 - Review, Adelaide Review, Issue 332, December 2007

Margot Osborne, Firing Up - JamFactory Biennial, e Advertiser Review, December 2007, p6-8 Catherine Cli on, Urban life, Designs inspired by city dwelling, Adelaide MaIJers, Issue 85, June 2007, p34 Louise Nunn, arts (Scene)(Con dential), e Advertiser, May 16, 2007, p26

Anne Robertson, Taylor In Italy, Object, Issue 53, August 2007, p53

Cath Kenneally, Artnotes, Talent to burn, ART MONTHLY, Issue 200, June 2007, p58 Websites; www.alternatives.it, www.workshopbilk.com, www.nells-bazar.de