ARTIST CV

EDUCATION

July 2014          Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Comparative Literature and Japanese Studies. Honours thesis completed on the                          Japanese Romantic literary movement of the 1930s : "Revisiting Prewar Japan: Yasuda Yojūro’s Attempt                            to Mediate Modernities”

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

Nov 2020         (upcoming) ‘Sticks and Stones’, Moonah Arts Centre, Moonah, TAS

May 2019         ‘In Kind’, Sawtooth ARI, Launceston, Tasmania

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

Apr 2020           Women’s Art Prize Tasmania, touring exhibit, TAS

Nov 2019          The Henry Jones Art Prize, The Henry Jones Art Hotel, Hobart TAS

Oct 201             Tasmanian Portraiture Prize, touring exhibition TAS

Jul 2019             ‘Unfurl’, Poimena Gallery, Launceston, TAS (curated by Cat Kerr)

Jun 2019            ‘Women’s Work’, Kingston, TAS (curated by Caroline Davies)

Mar 2019           Women’s Art Prize Tasmania, touring exhibit, TAS

Feb 2019            Kingborough Art Prize 2019, Kingston, TAS

Nov 2018          ‘Linden Postcard Show 2018-19’, Linden New Art, St Kilda, VIC

Nov 2018           Made by Hand’, Schoolhouse Gallery, Rosny, TAS

Mar 2018           'Release the Beast', Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne, VIC (curated by Kathleen Ashby)

COLLABORATIONS

Jan 2021          (upcoming) ‘Surf’s Up but Everything Else is Down’ (video work and installation), with Tilley Wood,                           Airspace, Sydney NSW

Dec 2020         (upcoming) ‘Surf’s Up but Everything Else is Down’ (video work), with Tilley Wood, FELTspace,                                  Adelaide, SA

Aug 2020          (upcoming) ‘in situ’, with Tilley Wood, Salamanca Arts Centre, Hobart TAS

Nov 2019         ‘Surf’s Up but Everything Else is Down: A Pantomime on Coral Bleaching’, with Tilley Wood,                                     Hobiennale Arts Festival, Good Grief Studios, Hobart, TAS

Sep 2019         ‘Ubertas et Fidelitas’, with Tilley Wood, Princes Park, Hobart, TAS

AWARDS

Apr 2020           Shortlisted Finalist, Women’s Art Prize Tasmania

Oct 2019           Shortlisted Finalist, Henry Jones Art Prize

Aug 2019          Shortlisted finalist, Tasmanian Portraiture Prize

Mar 2019          Shortlisted finalist, Women’s Art Prize Tasmania

Feb 2019           Highly Commended, Kingborough Art Prize

PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE

Apr 2020           (ongoing) Member – ArTELIER Tasmania

Sep 2019           ‘Older Than Language Creative Exchange’, Assistant Curator, Salamanca Arts Centre, Hobart, TAS

RESIDENCIES

Sep 2019           Kickstart Arts, New Town, TAS

I pay my respects to the muwinina people as the traditional owners and custodians of the land and waters where I live and work.

I pay my deepest respect to their elders - past, present and emerging and I acknowledge that sovereignty was never ceded.

©2020 Sharifah Emalia Al-Gadrie