ACADEMIC HISTORY

2012
Graduated from Monash University, Melbourne, Australia.
Master of Fine Art by Research (Glass)
Research: "Surface Deconstructions: and investigation of surfaces from 'decon' to 'digital,' and their effects on glass sculptures and the spaces they create."

2004
Graduated from Monash University, Melbourne, Australia.
Bachelor of Fine Art - Honours (Glass).

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2011
Vitreous Fabric. ARB Gallery, Gasworks Art Park, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS 

2013
Australian Signatures: The National Art Glass Collection. National Art Glass Gallery, Wagga Wagga, Australia.
Decoration and Design: The Black Object. Academy of Design, Port Melbourne, Australia.

2012
Beyond Tradition: Contemporary Glass In A Museum Environment. North Lands Creative Glass and Caithness Horizons, Scotland, United Kingdom.
Director's Choice. Kirra Galleries, Melbourne, Australia.
Launch 2012.
Glass Artists' Gallery, New South Wales, Australia.

Intagible.
North Lands Creative Glass, Scotland, United Kingdom.
National Student Art Glass Prize 2012. Finalist. National Art Glass Gallery, Wagga Wagga, Australia.

2011
Stanislav Libenský Award. Finalist. Imperial Stables, Prague Castle, Czech Republic.
Deakin University Contemporary Small Sculpture Award. Finalist. Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia.
Toyota Community Spirit Gallery 2011 Indoor Sculpture Exhibition. Finalist. Port Melbourne, Australia.
MM11: Monash Momentum in Motion. Kirra Galleries, Melbourne, Australia.
The Travelling Scholarship.
Finalist. Noosa Regional Gallery, Queensland Australia.
Toorak Village Sculpture Prize. Finalist. Toorak, Australia.
Media Specific.
Monash University Faculty Gallery, Caulfield, Australia.
Encore 2011. Glass Artists Gallery, Sydney, Australia.
Peripheral Vision Ausglass Exhibition.
Sydney College of the Arts, Sydney, Australia.
     

2010
Deakin University Contemporary Small Sculpture Award Finalist. Deakin University, Burwood, Australia.
SOFA Chicago.
Represented by Kirra Galleries, Chicago, U.S.A.
MM10:
Masters and Mentors, 30 year Monash Glass.
Kirra Galleries, Melbourne, Australia.
Ranamok Glass Prize.
Finalist. Touring Nationally 2010 - 2012, Australia.
Greater Than One. Monash University Faculty Gallery, Caulfield, Australia.        

2009
MM09: The Monash Momentum Continues.
Kirra Galleries, Melbourne, Australia.

2008
Entanglement.
Manningham Gallery, Doncaster, Australia.

2007
Generation M: The Monash Momentum. Kirra Galleries, Melbourne, Australia.
Strathcona Art Show.
Strathcona Girls Grammar School, Hawthorn, Australia.

2005
25 Years Monash Glass. Monash University, Caulfield, Australia.
Journey Through the Flame
.
Kirra Galleries, Melbourne, Australia.

2004
Premium Blended. Graduate Show, Monash University, Caulfield, Australia.

2003
Graduate Show.
Monash University, Caulfield, Australia.

AWARDS

2013    ArtStart Grant. Australia Council for the Arts, Sydney, Australia.
2006
   Noise.net "Vote for Art" April Winner. Australia Council for the Arts.
2004    
Latrobe Regional Gallery Acquisitive Award for Best Honours Student.
2003     Kirra Galleries Award for Best Third Year Student at Monash University
2002     Axess Glass Award for Best Second Year Student at Monash University.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2013
Conference Committee Member. Collective Vision, Biennial Ausglass International Conference, Wagga Wagga, Australia.

2012
Teaching Associate. Technologies and Environements 1. Faculty of Art Design and Architecture. Monash University, Melbourne, Australia.
Kiln Forming and Kiln Casting Residency, North Lands Creative Glass, Lybster, Scotland, United Kingdom.

2010 - 2012
Company Secretary and Board Director, Ausglass - National Association of Glass Artists Limited.

2002 - 2007
Artist in Residence & Glass Instructor with Senior & Primary School Students. Strathcona Girls Grammar School, Canterbury, Australia.

2006
Participated in an Architectural Glass Workshop with British artist Amber Hiscott in Melbourne, Australia.

MEDIA & PUBLICATIONS

2013
Australian Signatures: The National Art Glass Collection. National Art Glass Gallery, Wagga Wagga, Australia.

2012
New Glass Review 33. The Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, U.S.A.

Glass are inspired by Lybster. John O'Groat Journal, Scotland, U.K. Published 6th June 2012.
Artists prove they're a 'glass' act. John O'Groat Journal, Scotland, U.K. Published 25th May 2012. 

2011
Art Review: Stanislav Libensky Award.
The Prague Post, Czech Republic, Wednesday 12th October, 2011.
Ranamok Glass Prize 2010. Craft Arts International, Vol.81, March 2011, p.98.

2010
Radiant glass flowers win Ranamok Glass Prize. Stateline Canberra and Sydney, ABC, Broadcast August 2010.

2005
25 Years Monash Glass Review.
The Age, Monday 16th May, 2005.

25 Years Monash Glass.
Stateline Victoria, ABC, Broadcast Friday 6th May, 2005.

COLLECTIONS

National Art Glass Collection, Wagga Wagga, Australia
North Lands Creative Glass,
Scotland, United Kingdom
Latrobe Regional Gallery
, Victoria, Australia
Various Private Collections

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

NAVA - National Association for the Visual Arts