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NEWS:


Polar Convergence exhibition at Centre for Contemporary Photography, Exhibition opens August 24th, runs until October 20th, Artist talk August 24th.


Polar Convergence exhibition at Nishi Gallery Canberra, June 7th August 11th.


Book releases

2020- A brief stroll, the complete diaries - Forthcoming

2020- Post Hiroshige - Forthcoming

2019- Brief Recordings (Artist Book), edition of 300

2018- Architecture for the Animals (Artist Book), edition of 110

2018-  An Error has occurred (Perimeter Editions), edition of 600

2018- The North Eastern Estates (Artist Book), edition of 20

2017-  The city in itself (The Velvet Cell), edition of 300

2017-  A conversation between 2 worlds (Artist Book), edition of 10

2016- Elemental 1:1 (Artist Book), edition of 2

2016-  Elemental (Artist Book), edition of 700

2014- A brief stroll whilst inspecting architecture (Artist Book), edition of 700


Art Book Fairs

2019- Ballarat International Foto Biennale

New York (Perimeter Editions stand) Shanghai (Perimeter Editions stand), Tokyo Art book fair (Perimeter Editions stand), London Offprint (Perimeter Editions stand), LA Art book fair (Perimeter Editions stand), Melbourne Art book fair NGV

2018- Focal Point UAE (Perimeter Editions stand), New York Art Book Fair, London Offprint (Perimeter Editions stand), Melbourne Art book fair, NGV

2017- Volume Sydney, Focus Melbourne, Vienna Photo-book festival (Australian Photo-book of the year stand), Melbourne Art book fair, NGV

2016- Off Print Paris (Choisi Switzerland stand), IPF Melbourne, Un-seen Amsterdam (Choisi Switzerland stand), NADA NYC (Printed Matter Inc stand), Melbourne Art book Fair NGV

2015- Tokyo Art book fair, Volume Art book fair Sydney (Kinokuniyo Stand), Paris Photo LA (Printed Matter Stand), LA independent Photo book festival, (QCP Stand), Melbourne Art book fair (UNESCO Stand)


Exhibitions (Selected)

2019 August-October, Centre for Contemporary Photography, Polar Convergence, joint exhibition with Philip Samartzis

2019-  Nishi Gallery Canberra, Polar Convergence, joint exhibition with Philip Samartzis

2018-  Neo Space (Solo), Architecture for the Animals

2017- CLIP award, Perth Centre for Photography

2016- Australian Art-book prize, Mackay

2016- Peer to space, Germany, Our Cities Surrounded

2016- Strange Neighbour Gallery (Solo), Elemental

2015- Elle Tea, Making Space, Foolscap Studio

2014- Perth Centre for Photography (Solo), Kanazawa Study

2013- Queensland Centre for Photography (Solo), Kanazawa Study
2013-  Kanazawa Art port. Japan (Solo), Kanazawa Study

2013- Darkness at the end of town, Perth Centre for Photography
2012- Sunshine Coast Art Prize,

2012- Colour Factory Gallery (Solo), Kanazawa Study

2012- Chromomeric, Age Media Centre Gallery
2012- Art Coaster, Kanazawa Art Centre, Japan

2011- Sunshine Coast Arts Prize
2011- Contemporary Landscapes, Colour Factory Gallery

2010- Colour Factory Gallery (Solo) Kamikawa Sub-prefecture
2009- Wall paper, Trocadero Art Space
2009- Sessions, Trocadero Art Space

2008- Flinders Lane Gallery (Solo), Beijing 8pm-11pm
2007- Phyllis Palmer Gallery (Solo), 11pm-2am

2007- Seventh Gallery (Solo), 11pm-2am


Artist Residencies / Research Trips

2019- Hokkaido & Tokyo, Japan, research trip

2018- Perimeter Editions Artist residency at MGA

2017- Svalbard, The Arctic, research trip

2014- Gushul Studio, Lethbridge University, Canada, Artist in residence

2012- Centre for Art and Architecture, Kanazawa Japan, Artist in residence

2010- Hokkaido Japan, research trip


Educational / Awards

2019-  Self Publishing/Artist book talk at CCP

2019- Polar Convergence Artist talks at CCP

2019- Fully Booked, Panellist discussing my work with NGV and Australian Book Design Association, Clemenger Auditorium NGV as part of Melbourne Design week and Melbourne Art book fair

2019- The North Eastern Estates (Artist book) Shortlisted for NGV Cornish Prize for Art and Design Publishing

2019- An error has Occurred Shortlisted for NGV Cornish Prize for Art and Design Publishing

2018- Judge for CCP Ilford Salon

2018-  Assessor for BA Photography at PSC

2018- Guest lecturer for Masters of Photography course, PSC

2018- Photo-book advisor and writer for Tsuka (Contemporary Japanese Photography) exhibition at CCP

2018- Wrote and Held, On Self publishing workshop held at CCP

2018- Guest Lecturer at PSC

2018-Current, Mentor for the Masters of Photography course at PSC

2018- Panellist, Perimeter Talks on Self publishing

2017- Artist talk, Emerging research on Photography held at CCP

2016- Finalist for the Australian Art-book prize, Mackay QLD

2016- Finalist for Australian Photo-book of the year Awards

2014- Guest lecturer Art/Design now at Lethbridge University Canada

2012- Sunshine Coast Art Prize

2011- Sunshine Coast Art Prize

2010 Completed Bachelor of Visual Arts, Latrobe University

About me.

I’m a Melbourne-based photographic artist whose work questions the transformation of space and our relationship with the environment. I have participated in artist residency programs at Lethbridge University, Alberta, Canada, and the Centre for Art and Architecture, Kanazawa, Japan, with additional research trips to China, Thailand, Alaska and the Arctic.

In addition to my exhibiting career, I have designed and released several artist books, working with publishers such as the Velvet Cell (2017) and Perimeter Editions (2018). My books have been exhibited at Art Book fairs including Paris Photo LA, Off-print Paris, Off-print London, Unseen Amsterdam, New York, Tokyo, UAE, Melbourne, Sydney and have been shortlisted for the NGV Cornish Family Prize for Art and Design Publishing 2019, Libris Art-book of the year 2016, and Australian photo-book of the year 2016.


My work features in collections globally, including the V&A Museum National Art Library (London), New York Public Library, Printed Matter Inc (New York), National Library of Australia, NGV Shaw Research Library, and the National Art Gallery of Canada Library.


On the educational based side of my practice I am currently enrolled in the Master of Communication Design course at RMIT where my focus is Publication Design. In addition to my own practice I'm a Mentor for the Masters of Photography Program at PSC Melbourne and work with the CCP on projects relating to photographic research and book design.



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