Education and Training
2018 – 2019: JamFactory Associateship Training Program, Adelaide, South Australia
2015 – 2017: University of South Australia, Bachelor of Visual Arts (Ceramics), Adelaide, South Australia
Exhibitions & Awards
Upcoming 2019 (December): Generate, group show at JamFactory, Adelaide, South Australia, presenting works made during/inspired by the two-year Associateship Training Program, curated by Caitlin Eyre
2019 (August): At Rest, solo show during the South Australian Living Artists Festival, held at Aesop Rundle Street, Adelaide, South Australia
2018: City Rural Emerging Artist Award winner – award given as a part of South Australian Living Artists Festival. This award was for artists in the early stages of their career with under five years professional experience, prize consisted of $2500 cash.
2018: Finalist for The Advertiser Contemporary Art Award – two pieces selected to be a part of the finalist exhibition held at the Keith Murdoch House during the South Australian Living Artists Festival, Adelaide, South Australia
2018: Foraged, solo show during the South Australia Living Artists Festival, North Lodge, Adelaide Botanic Garden, South Australia
2018: CONVERGE, group show at Fisher Jeffries, Adelaide, South Australia, curated by Amy Sierp-Worth
2018: SALA Award, presented by Helpmann Academy – the award provided premium registration to the 2018 South Australian Living Artists Festival (SALA), and was awarded to an artist would benefit from exhibiting their work at SALA.
2018: Helpmann Academy Graduate Exhibition, Drill Hall, presented by Helpmann Academy, Adelaide, South Australia
2017: A Walk in the Park... and other Calamities, graduate exhibition, presented by the University of South Australia
Upcoming 2019 (October-November): Artist Residency at Shiro Oni Studio in Onishi, Japan – Run by Kjell Hahn. A five-week residency focusing on making pieces for an anagama wood firing. The studio is located in the Japanese countryside and offers opportunities to work with the surrounding community and participate in a range of workshops.
2019 (April-May): Ridgeline Wood Firing Artist Residency – Run by Ben and Peta Richardson of Ridgeline Pottery in Southern Tasmania. Three-week residency that involved assisting established artists from around the world (Elisa Helland-Hansen, Catherine White, Anne Mette Hjortshøj, Nancy Fuller) in firing two anagama wood kilns. This was followed by participating in the Australian Ceramics Triennale as a volunteer, gaining valuable insight into the conference and an immersion in the event.
Upcoming 2019 (October): 3-day workshop with Kevin Boyd at JamFactory, Adelaide, South Australia – A workshop focusing on glaze making.
2019 (June): 5-day workshop with Malcolm Greenwood at JamFactory, Adelaide, South Australia – A workshop focused mainly on production ware. It involved throwing porcelain ‘off the hump’ with minimal water, tool making and raw glazing.
2018 – 2019: Ceramics teacher at JamFactory, Adelaide, South Australia – Introduction to Wheel Throwing. 8-week course covering various stages of ceramic making from shaping the object with the wheel, to firing and glazing.
2018: Wood firing workshop with Merrilyn Stock, Adelaide Hills, South Australia – Introduction to wood firing, involved aspects of preparing for the firing, glazing and firing the kiln.
2018: Ceramics tutor at Henley and Grange Art Society, Adelaide, South Australia – 8-week course covering the basics of wheel throwing and hand building, helping students design and make whatever they choose.
2016 – 2017: Volunteer teaching assistant for Kiln Formed Glass Techniques and Processes at the University of South Australia – helped in discussing and problem-solving ideas with students, provided demonstrations of kiln formed glass techniques and prepared materials for use in and out of class time.