Artist CV:

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EDUCATION:

2015                Semester student exchange (SAIC–School of the Art Institute Chicago) Chicago USA.

2012 – 2015        Bachelor of Fine Arts - Sculpture and Spatial Practice (RMIT University)
                     Melbourne  Australia.

2009 – 2010        Diploma Visual Arts (Swinburne TAFE) Melbourne Australia.

2002 (Sat-Sun)     Plasterboard Instillation Course (Holmesglen TAFE) Melbourne Australia.

 

EXHIBITIONS (Solo):

2014                No Pane, Oodles of Gain – First Site Gallery.

                     Intersection – Display Case (RMIT Building 37 – Swanston St).

                     Attention Getting Machine – Display Case – First Site Gallery.

2009                Under the Top – (one event happening) – Melbourne Shrine of Remembrance.

 

EXHIBITIONS (Selected Group):

2018                Making Progress – Assembly Point Exhibition Space via Council of SVOO ARI.

2017                Fringe Furniture 31 – Abbotsford Convent - Rosina Auditorium.

2016                100 Years – The Substation Centenary Residency & Exhibition - Hobsons Bay
                     via 
Council of SVOO ARI.

                     Movements – First Site Gallery.

                     Emerald City – Melbourne Fringe Festival (Meat Market) via Upswing Arts Inc.

2015                MARCS Laneway Festival – AC/DC Lane via Council of SVOO ARI.

                     Shop-A-Rama – Fort Delta Gallery.

                     Homage – Food Court Arts Space (Melbourne Docklands) via Coalesce ARI.

2014                BA Sculpture and Spatial Practice Graduate Show (RMIT).

                     Sculpcha Shoppe – RMIT Sculpture fundraiser.

                     Seasonal Stillness – PS50 Exhibition Space via Public Art Collective.

                     All Walks of Life – Artland Brunswick via Public Art Collective.

2011                International House of Swizzle – Design-a-Space (Prahran).

                     Production Line (as The House of Swizzle) – PB Gallery Prahran.

2010                26 – Diploma Visual Arts Graduate Show (Swinburne TAFE).

 

GRANTS:

2015                Mobility Travel Scholarship, awarded by RMIT University.

2014                RMIT University Link Arts and Culture Grant – “Seasonal Stillness” through
                     Public Art Collective.

                     RMIT University Link Arts and Culture Grant – “All Walks of Life” Artland
                     Brunswick through Public Art Collective.

 

AWARDS:

2016                RMIT Sculpture Department Student Trophy: I think I should point out there was

                     no cash prize or anything (ANYTHING), and they took away the trophy 15 minutes
                     after I gave the acceptance speech and it's been three years and there's no
                     engraving anywhere to suggest I won anything, but
you know, it's the thought
                     that counts.

 

PRIVATE COLLECTIONS:   

                     Chris’ work is represented in many locations including his mum's mantelpiece,
                     mum’s lounge room, and some boxes under his mum’s house.

CHRIS LIKE MAKE THINGS...CHRIS GOOD!