cv / bio

Born 1977 Melbourne, Australia
Lives and Works in Melbourne, Australia

EDUCATION
RMIT University School of Architecture & Design PhD by Project 2016
RMIT University Bachelor of Design [Interior Design] Honours 2005
Monash University Bachelor of Arts [Chinese] 1999

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

  • indeterminate duration Neon Parlour, Melbourne 2017 [upcoming]
  • between two homes with Phillip Adams, Peter Bennetts, Matthew Bird, Ash Keating, Edition Office, Robbie Rowlands and Lilian Steiner 41 Hope Street Spotswood, Melbourne. Commissioned by Hobson’s Bay Council and presented by Phillip Adams and Blackartprojects 2016
  • sighting with Robbie Rowlands 365 – 367 Bell Street Bellfield, Melbourne. Commissioned by MCES Darebin and presented by Blackartprojects 2016
  • to wonder // to wander in collaboration with Megan Cope and the Culpra Milli Aboriginal Corporation, Mildura Arts Centre, 2016
  • wall work[ing] 7 Kings A.R.I. Gallery, Melbourne 2015
  • beginning in incompleteness: works in formation RMIT Project Space, Melbourne 2015
  • rendered use[less]ness [or] the constellating of marrickville as part of Useless, The Corner Cooperative, Sydney, 2014
  • the lightness of one and three doors as part of Situation, RMIT Design Hub, Melbourne 2014
  • Thisness Bus Projects Melbourne 2014
  • 89964 seconds [paces] of drawing [walking] as part of SafARI Wellington Street Projects, Sydney 2014
  • fantasy fees apply as part of Mannorisms Melbourne 2013
  • domestic occupation 1 as part of CSI Flinders Street Melbourne 2012
  • Place of Assembly with Campbell Drake as part of the Melbourne International Arts Festival, Schoolhouse Studios 2012
  • A Look Back, Tinning Street Gallery, Melbourne 2012
  • In the Pines Fracture Gallery, Melbourne 2011
  • Sculpturescape as part of The Lorne Sculpture Show, Lorne 2011
  • nothing obvious is sought Tinning Street Gallery, Melbourne 2011
  • Google Me This Fitzroy Library Artspace 2011
  • High Tea Bundoora Homestead 2010
  • domesti[city] White Street Projects, Frankston 2010
  • a taming Kings A.R.I. Gallery, Melbourne 2010
  • Penthouse Mouse L’Oreal Fashion Festival, Melbourne 2010
  • Convergence as part of the State of Design Festival Melbourne 2009
  • Penthouse Mouse L’Oreal Fashion Festival, Melbourne 2009
  • 2020? Next Wave Festival, Nth Melbourne Meat Market, Melbourne 2008
  • 10 lines: East, West Trajectory as part of Depot Dandenong, Melbourne 2008
  • Penthouse Mouse L’Oreal Fashion Festival, Melbourne 2008
  • difficult suckerpunches Dire Tribe Gallery, Melbourne 2006

PUBLICATIONS / AWARDS / RESIDENCIES

  • popps packing residency Hamtramck, Detroit, USA 2017
  • iijournal Volume 5 ‘Adaptive Interventions’ rendering the [im]material: 89964 seconds [paces] of drawing [walking] 2017
  • terra firma magazine Speed = Distance / Time volume 4 pages 158 – 163 2017
  • SafARI 2014 written and edited by Christiane Keys-Statham and Liz Nowell, SafARI Initiatives Inc., Sydney 2014
  • IDEA Journal rendering the [im]material Visual Essay 2012
  • A Place of Assembly Published by Schoolhouse Studios 2012
  • Australia Arts Council Grant New Work – Emerging July 2010
  • InDesign Magazine Issue 36 page 48 February 2009
  • Un Magazine Page 56 November 2008
  • Moved by Grenda’s Published by the City of Greater Dandenong, October 2008
  • Sunday Arts ABC TV – 2020? 2008
  • Sunday Arts ABC TV – Depot 2008
  • The Age, 12th April 2008 pg 24 “Grendas goes back to the drawing board” Penny Webb
  • The Age, 9th April 2008 pg 17 “Tribute to a Depot” Megan Backhouse
  • Blanket Magazine Issue 11 Page 35 2008
  • Honourable Mention Shanghai Biennale 2007
  • Monument issue 77 age 84 2007
  • (inside) Australian design review issue 40 page 52 2006