CV

Born Wagga Wagga NSW Australia 

Education

2017   Master of Fine Arts (Visual Art), Victorian College of the Arts
2010  Bachelor of Arts (Photography), Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology
2003  Graduate Diploma in Education (Secondary), University of New South Wales
1999  Bachelor of Commerce, University of Wollongong

Selected Exhibitions

Artist
2018  Unlearning Cook, Kings Artist Run Initiative, Melbourne
2017  VCA Art Masters Graduate Exhibition, Victorian College of the Arts, Southbank, Melbourne
2017  A Field Guide to the Stars curated by Rebecca Najdowski, Ballarat Observatory, Ballarat International Foto Biennale core program, Ballarat
2017  Near this spot, Arcade, Five Walls Projects, Footscray
2017  This Wild Song, The Art Room, Footscray
2017  Waves, c3 Contemporary Art Space, Abbotsford Convent, Abbotsford
2017  CLIP Award, Perth Centre for Photography, Perth
2016  CCP Salon, Centre for Contemporary Photography, Fitzroy
2016  Linden Postcard Show, Linden New Art, St. Kilda
2016  Belonging curated by Daniel Boetker- Smith, Obscura Festival, Penang, Malaysia
2016  Land Dialogues, Wagga Wagga
2016  Victory: Women Artists working in Victoria curated by Christine McFetridge, Gaffa Gallery, Sydney
2015  CCP Salon, Centre for Contemporary Photography, Fitzroy
2015  Open Spaces Book Fair, Abbotsford Convent, Abbotsford
2015  New York Art Book Fair, MOMA PS1, Long Island, Queens, USA
2015  Volume Art Book Fair, Artspace Sydney, Woolloomooloo
2015  Maggie Diaz Projects, Brightspace, St.Kilda, Melbourne
2015  Away We Go curated by Talia Smith, c3 Contemporary Art Space, Abbotsford Convent, Abbotsford
2015  Melbourne Art Book Fair, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
2015  Photobook Melbourne Book Fair, Centre for Contemporary Photography, Fitzroy
2014  CCP Salon, Centre for Contemporary Photography, Fitzroy
2014  Independent Photography Festival Photo Prize, Strange Neighbour, Fitzroy
2014  Raglan Street Gallery Art Prize, Raglan Street Gallery, North Melbourne
2014  CLIP Award, Perth Centre for Photography, Perth
2014  IRIS Award, Perth Centre for Photography, Perth
2013  First Peoples, Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre, Melbourne Museum, Melbourne
2013  LAND, Group exhibition, Wyndham Art Gallery, Werribee
2011  Meditations, Solo exhibition, Off The Kerb Gallery, Collingwood, Melbourne
2011  Inked, Solo exhibition, Ballarat International Foto Biennale, Iron Flamingo, Ballarat
2010  CCP Salon, Centre for Contemporary Photography, Fitzroy, Melbourne
2010  Blow Up, Group exhibition, Guildford Lane Gallery, Melbourne
2009  Second Exposure, Michaels Alpha Photographic Gallery, Melbourne
2009  Mobile Home, Gallery @ City Library, Melbourne
2008  08, Michaels Alpha Photographic Gallery, Melbourne

Curator
2012  Apple from the Tree, Co-curated with Michael Brennan, Footscray Community Arts Centre, Melbourne
2011  Our View, Highpoint Shopping Centre, Maribyrnong, Melbourne
2011  Two Eyes, Footscray Community Arts Centre, Melbourne

Publications

2015  Within You Without You, self-published
2010  Aboriginalities, self-published

Grants & Awards

2017  Finalist CLIP Award for landscape, Perth Centre for Photography
2016  Winner Best work by a CCP Member, CCP Salon, Centre for Contemporary Photography, Fitzroy
2016  Winner Linden Postcard Show, Linden New Art, St. Kilda
2015  Finalist Maggie Diaz Photography Prize for Women
2015  Finalist Mohawk Show for Within You Without You
2015  Finalist Sheffield International Artist's Book Prize for Within You Without You
2014  Finalist CLIP Award for landscape, Perth Centre for Photography
2014  Finalist IRIS Award for portraiture, Perth Centre for Photography
2011  ArtStart Grant, Australia Council for the Arts

Workshops

2015  Photobook Melbourne Workshop with Ron Jude, Melbourne, Australia
2013  Magnum Photos Workshop with Raghu Rai, Delhi Photo Festival, India

Collections

Melbourne Museum Collection, Australia
National Library of Australia
State Library of Victoria, Australia
Asia-Pacific Photobook Archive, Australia
Indie Photobook Library, USA
The Library Project, Ireland
TUB Small Library, Portugal
Bank Street Arts, Sheffield, UK
Lachlan Shire Council Library, Australia
Private collections in Australia and internationally

Other

2015 - 2016 Sessional Lecturer in Alternative Processes, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology
2012  Photography and Photoshop Instructor, Footscray Community Arts Centre, Footscray, Melbourne
2011-2012  Programming Department Intern, Footscray Community Arts Centre, Footscray, Melbourne
2010-2011  Photography Instructor, Community Prophets, Melbourne & Northern Territory
Volunteer at the Asia-Pacific Photobook Archive, Melbourne
Volunteer at Centre for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne

Online

"The howling Tasman wind" Terratory Journal curated by Christine McFetridge, February 2016
"Within You Without You" Landscape Stories Blog, June 2015
"India's Quiet Places" interview by Ben Thomson for VICE magazine, March 2 2015
"Aloha" Landscape Stories 19 curated by Heidi Romano, March 2015
"Magnum Photos Workshop, Delhi" Tasveer Journal, October 22 2013