Born South Australia 1977
Lives and works in Adelaide


2008         Master of Visual Arts, University of South Australia

1999         Bachelor of Visual Arts with Honours, University of South Australia


2009         Paradisiac, Ryan Renshaw Gallery, Brisbane

2008         Sunset Dreaming, CACSA Project Space, Adelaide

2008         Blue Dwelling, Balfours Pie Factory, Adelaide

2007         SPEAKEASY, Experimental Art Foundation, Adelaide

2007         WERD, Inflight Gallery, Hobart

2006         James Dodd, Ryan Renshaw Gallery, Brisbane

2006         Mo Destiny, Kings Artist Run Initiative, Melbourne

2005         Something Metal Inside of Me, Helen Gory Galerie, Melbourne

2005         Of Legend and Murder, Ryan Renshaw Gallery, Brisbane

2005         Of Legend and Murder, Firstdraft Gallery, Sydney

2004         Scab, Kings Artist Run Initiative, Melbourne

2004         Public Property, The Farm, Brisbane

2003         Occupied Territory, GRANTPIRRIE Gallery, Sydney


2009         Cryptophilistinism, Gertrude Contemporary Art Spaces, Melbourne

2009         Road Movies, Contemporary Art Centre of SA, Adelaide

2008         Optimism, Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane

2008         New: Selected Recent Acquisitions, UQ Art Museum, Brisbane

2008         Palmageddon, Felt space, Adelaide

2008         Underbelly, Ryan Renshaw Gallery, Brisbane

2008         Cans Festival, London

2008         Amaze Festival, St Niklaas, Belgium

2007         Rich Text, RMIT Gallery, Melbourne

2007         Urban Skins, Leongatha Regional Gallery

2005         Blacklab Gallery, Digmeout, Osaka, Japan

2005         Half Life, Kings ARI, Melbourne & Inflight, Hobart

2005         Paper Politics, Seattle Print Arts, Seattle

2004         Conrad Jupiters Art Prize, Gold Coast City Art Gallery

2004         Eureka Revisited, Travelling exhibition, Ballart Fine Art Gallery, Old Parliament House, Canberra &                     State Library of Victoria, Melbourne

2004         Hang 12, Clean Ocean Fundraiser, Melbourne, Sorrento, Sydney

2004         City Views, Museum of Brisbane

2004         Australia’s 50 most uncollectible artists, Next Wave print project

2004         The Revenge Show, Downtown, Adelaide

2003         Feedback, Monash Museum of Modern Art, Melbourne

2003         Neocontre, SOOB Central, Brisbane

2002         Primavera, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney

2002         Die Cast, High St Project, Christchurch, New Zealand

2002         Fantasia, 220 Hindley St, Adeliade

2001         Gleam, The Physics Room, Christchurch, New Zealand

2001         Cool in the face of certain disaster, CACSA Project Space, Adelaide

2001         Office of Utopic Procedures, Westspace, Melbourne

2000         endzone, Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane

2000         Gleam, Experimental Art Foundation, Adelaide

2000         Wide Eyed, Contemporary Art Centre of S.A., Adelaide


2008        National Travel Award for Post Graduate Research, University of South Australia

                 Arts South Australia Development and Presentation Grant

                 Helpmann Academy Presentation Grant

2007        Arts South Australia Professional Development Grant

2003        Gunnery Residency, Sydney

                 Pat Corrigan Artists Grant


2008        Council Member, Experimental Art Foundation, Adelaide

                 Visual Arts Awards judging panel member, Adelaide Fringe Festival

                 Helpmann Academy Mentor

                 Guest Editor, Filter Magazine, ANAT

                 Panel Speaker, Artists Week, Adelaide Festival

2007        Council Member, Experimental Art Foundation, Adelaide

2006        Board Member & Administrator, Kings ARI, Melbourne

                 Panel Speaker, ARI Workshops, Artist’s Week, Adelaide Festival

                 Forums Coordinator, Next Wave Festival, Melbourne

2005        Panel Speaker, Melbourne Stencil Festival

                 Board Member, Kings ARI, Melbourne

2004        Guest speaker, National Print Symposium, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra

2003        Co-founder, Early Artist run space, Melbourne

2002        Curator, Die Cast, High St Project, Christchurch, New Zealand

                 Council Member, Contemporary Art Centre of S.A.

2001        Curator, Cool in the face of certain disaster, CACSA, Adelaide

                 Co-founder and curator, shop_70, Artist run space, Adelaide

2000        Council Member, Contemporary Art Centre of S.A.


University of Queensland Art Museum

National Gallery of Australia

Australian National Maritime Museum

Gold Coast City Art Gallery

Centre for the Study of Political Graphics, Los Angeles


2007       Uncommissioned Art, Christine Dew, Melbourne University Publishing

                 J Arts, JJJ radio

2006       Street Art Uncut, Matthew Lunn, Craftsman House

                 Sellebrity of Infamy, Nylon, January 06

2005       Stencil Graffiti Capital Melbourne, Jake Smallman, Mark Batty Publisher

                 Rash (film), Nicholas Hansen, Mutiny Media

                 Thrash and Treasure, Not Only Black & White, September 05

                 Of Legend & Murder, Nicholas Thompson, Machine (cover & article), 1.1

                 James Dodd, Lisa Greenaway, www.theprogram.net.au,

2005       The Deep End, Radio National

2004       You are here, Tristan Manco & Matthew Fox, Maisonneuve, Issue 10

                 Street Logos, Tristan Manco, Thames and Hudson

                 Stencil Pirates, Josh MacPhee, Publishers Group West

                 Gang art stirs emotions, Carla Caruso, The Advertiser, August 10

                 Place Made – Fifth Australian Print Symposium, Cliff Burt, Artlink, vol 24, 2

                 Interview with James Dodd, Local Art, Issue 11, May

                 Mondo Thingo , ABC TV

2003       Smart Art, Australian Art Collector, Mark Gomes, October

                 Walk the Blanks, The Sydney Morning Herald, Alexa Moses, September 20

                 In the Frame, The Sun Herald, Tim Benzie, September 14

                 Pop art ethos comeback, The Age, James Norman, July 1

                 War, terror and refugees linked to art, The Age, Megan Backhouse,

                 The Morning Show, Channel 9

2002       Eyeline, Chris Chapman, no 50

                Attention Please, Harper’s Bazaar, Lucinda Strahan, November

                Powder Burns, Not Only Black & White, Pat Nourse, Issue 63

2002       Art for a post-critical era, Australian Art Collector, No. 22

                 You Gots to Chill, Chris Chapman, Broadsheet, vol 31, no 1

                 Beau Geste, Jim Moss, Broadsheet, vol 31, no 1

2001       It’s hip to be flat, Emma Bugden, Log Illustrated, no 14, Spring

                 Hip Hop Poets/ Paint it Black, Chris Chapman, Braodsheet, vol 30, no 1

2000       gleam…, Maria Bilske, Eyeline, Summer

                 In the eye of the beholder, Wendy Walker, The Advertiser, October 27

                 Cabbalism in three easy lessons, John Neylon, The Adelaide Review, 209