Media and CV

CURRICULUM VITAE            ART & MEDIA

2022                    Participating artist - "Is This Your Land?" Art Is...festival, Horsham Regional Art Gallery
2022                    Solo exhibition - EYESEEYOU, CASPA gallery, Castlemaine, Vic
2001 - 2022         “The True History of Ned Kelly and Burka Woman” - ongoing visual art series,
2021                     Creative Workers in Schools – Regional Arts Victoria funded, Dimboola PS
2016 - 2020          Music / art therapy for people living with dementia and aged care residents, Wimmera Victoria
2016 -2017            Art teacher - St Michael's and John's PS, Horsham - Prep to Year 6
2016                      Art / Music coordinator, Dimboola Food Festival – Regional Arts Victoria funded, Vic. 
2015                      Participating artist, “Imagining Ned”, Bendigo Art Gallery, Vic.
2014                      Local Artist, Youth art/music/video workshops, Wimmera Uniting Care, Horsham Vic.
2013                      Local Artist / Producer, Wow Project,, SFYS /HRCC funded, CALD Public Art, Horsham, Vic.
2013                      Solo Exhibition, "New and Past Works", Goat Gallery, Natimuk, Vic. – oil paintings.
2012                       Public Art, Future/Present - Art Is Nature”, RAV funded, "Art Is..." festival, Horsham, Vic.
2011                       Co-Producer / Artist, Extremely”, RAV funded community arts Natifrinj residency, Natifrinj, Vic.
2011                       Solo Exhibition, “Beyond the Burka”, Arthur Gallery, Ballarat, Vic.
2011                       Owner Director, "Writing Time", Girls weekly writing club, CNLC, Carlton, Vic.
2010                       Solo Artist“In Habit”, Lab X Gallery, St Kilda, Vic.
2007 - 2011            Owner Director, "Drawing Time", Gender specific weekly drawing clubs, CNLC, Carlton, Vic.
2008                       Solo Exhibition: “Mask”, C3 gallery, Abbotsford Convent, Vic.
2008                       Resident Artist/Video Producer, Sacred Fire / Boom Festival, Portugal
2005 - 2006            Owner Director, Drawing Time, Maze Studios, Brunswick, Vic.
2003                        Artist / Facilitator, weekly drawing program, Carlton North Learning Centre, Vic.
2001-                       Artist / Creator of The True History of Ned Kelly and Burka Woman: painting, performance.
2000                        Artist – Social/Art experiment: A year of art with no money or passport, Amsterdam, NL
2000                        Arts Video documentation, Vrie Keyser Television, Zaal 100, Amsterdam, NL
1999 - 2000             Six month video documentation / resident artist, Centrum Pro Metamedia, Plasy, Czech Rep.
1998                        Video documentation / resident artist, C.I.P. VI: The Bridge, Footscray, Vic.
1997                        Resident Artist / documentation, Fortunate Boat Studios, Abbotsford Convent, Vic.
1995 - 1996             Dear Marias Theatre Co, production assistant, St. Kilda, Vic.
1994 - 1996             Co-producer / director: “The Move”, Channel 31, Melbourne, Vic.
1993                        Arts / cultural research: 6 months, Turkey, Ireland, India and Thailand
1992                        Arts / cultural research: 12 months, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Nepal and India
1988 - 1990             Arts / cultural research: Ireland, UK, Spain, Greece, Turkey, Netherlands

MEDIA LINKS





SOME MEDIA IMAGES


Regional Arts Australia, "Belonging" 2014






Review by Robert Nelson "The Age": Mars Drum "In Habit", LabX gallery, St Kilda 2010





"Ban Sweatshops in Australia" - Melbourne city weekly performances, 2001
City Light Gallery, Hosier Lane 2002




Fortunate Boat Studios: "Saving Abbotsford Convent" - The Melbourne Times 1999




Construction in Process VI, The Bridge, Melbourne 1998

Bulletin Issue 67: Women's Art Register, Dec 2020 / "Taking Up Space", by Caroline Phillips
A visual essay of selected women artists' public art actions in Melbourne in the 1980s and 1990s.







 
"The Move", Channel 31 music arts culture series, 1994 - 96