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EDUCATION
2019 Bachelor of Arts (Photography) - RMIT University, Melbourne                        
2010    Diploma of Photo-Imaging  - RMIT University, Melbourne 
 

EXHIBITIONS
2019 Boadle Hall - Incinerator Gallery, That Was The Season That Was, Solo Exhibition, Melbourne
2018 Doing Visual Politics workshop and symposium, group exhibition, Kathmandu, Nepal.
2017    Co-curator w/ Christine McFetridge, Footscray Stories, VU at MetroWest, Melbourne
2016    Various Sites, Moonee Valley City Council Public Art Billboard Project, Melbourne
2016    Terratory Journal (USA), The howling Tasman wind, Online Exhibition
2015    Incinerator Gallery, Incinerator Awards, Group Exhibition, Melbourne
2015    RMIT Design Hub, Boundless Plains, Solo Exhibition, Melbourne
2015    Sunbury Community Health Centre, Boundless Plains, Solo Exhibition, Melbourne
2014    FortyFive Downstairs, A Life Beyond Waiting, Group Exhibition, Melbourne
2013    Ruffian Gallery, Tie Your Colours, Group Exhibition, Melbourne
2013    Damien Minton Gallery, The Way, Solo Exhibition, Sydney
2011    Centre for Contemporary Photography, Kodak Salon, Group Exhibition, Melbourne
2010    First Site Gallery, Luminance, Group Exhibition, Melbourne
2010    State Library of NSW, Moran Prize, Group Exhibition, Sydney


AWARDS, GRANTS, RESIDENCIES
2017    Maribyrnong Council Artsbox Artist in Residence - w/Christine McFetridge
2016    Wyndham Vale Artists in Residence - w/ Christine McFetridge
2016    World Press Photo Joop Swart Masterclass nominee
2015    Incinerator Art for Social Change Award - Finalist                                           
2015    Perth Centre of Photography - Iris Award
2014    RMIT Graduate in Residence 2014-15
2012    The Pool Grant
2011    Capture Magazine’s Australia’s Best Emerging Photographers  - Editorial Category
2011    Centre for Contemporary Photography – Kodak Salon, Best Use of Light.
2010    Moran Contemporary Photographic Prize finalist

 

OTHER
2015               Sessional Lecturer, BA of Comm. Design, RMIT University
2013-14           Sessional Lecturer, Diploma of Photo-imaging, RMIT University