Education

2019:    Master of Fine Arts (Research) (current candidate), University of Tasmania

2012:    Bachelor of Fine Arts (Honours), University of Tasmania

2009:    Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of Tasmania

 

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2019:    Idyll, Colville Gallery, Hobart

2017:    Out of Sight, Colville Gallery, Hobart

             Destination Strange, Arcade, Melbourne

2016:    There is no Other, Colville Gallery, Hobart

2014:    Hyper Paradise, Rubicon, Melbourne

           

Selected Group Shows

2019:    Fisher’s Ghost Art Award, Campbelltown Arts Centre, NSW

             Endangered Space, Counihan Gallery, Melbourne

2018:    13th Annual Gallery Artists Exhibition, Colville Gallery, Hobart

             Paint_18, Poimena Art Gallery, Launceston

             The Island, West End Art Space, Melbourne

2017:    Graeme Hildebrand Art Prize, Red Gallery, Melbourne 

             12th Annual Gallery Artists Exhibition, Colville Gallery, Hobart

             Noel Counihan Commemorative Art Award, Counihan Gallery, Melbourne 

             Contemporary Artworks, West End Art Space, Melbourne

             Beneath Brunswick, Soma Artspace, Melbourne

2016:    11th Annual Gallery Artists Exhibition, Colville Gallery, Hobart

             The Bruny Island Art Prize, Alonnah Exhibition Hall, Bruny Island, Tasmania

             RACT Portraiture Prize, Long Gallery, Sawtooth, Devonport Regional Gallery, Tasmanian

             Hound in the Hunt: Optical Aids in Art, Museum of Old and New Art (MONA), Tasmania

             The Fleurieu Food and Wine Art Prize, McLaren Vale and Fleurieu Visitors Centre, South Australia

             Bayside Acquisitive Art Prize, BACC Gallery, Victoria 

2015:    10th Annual Gallery Artists Exhibition, Colville Gallery, Hobart

             Moreland Summer Show, Science Friction, Counihan Gallery, Melbourne

             Young Moderns II, Colville Gallery, Hobart

             Agendo Art Prize, St Heliers Gallery, Melbourne

             Lloyd Rees Art Prize, Colville Gallery, Hobart

             Moreton Bay Region Art Awards, Pine Rivers Gallery, Queensland

             Long Weekend, Trocadero, Melbourne

2014:    9th Annual Gallery Artists Exhibition, Colville Gallery, Hobart

             Hornsby Art Prize, Wallarobba Arts and Culture Centre, New South Wales

             Moreton Bay Region Art Awards, Pine Rivers Gallery, Queensland

             PAINT, Ruffian Gallery, Melbourne

             Blueprint, Brunswick Art Space, Melbourne

             Domestos, Tinning St Presents, Melbourne

             Young Moderns, Colville Gallery, Hobart

2013:    8th Annual Gallery Artists Exhibition, Colville Gallery, Hobart

             Moreland Summer Show, Current Tendencies, Counihan Gallery, Melbourne

2012:    Honours & MFAD Exhibition, Plimsoll Gallery, Hobart

2010:    Mixed Tape, Long Gallery, Salamanca Arts Centre, Hobart

2009:    Burchalls Tertiary Art Prize, NEW Gallery, Launceston

2007:    Accommodation Services Art Prize, University of Tasmania, Hobart

 

Awards

2019     Arts Research Training Program Scholarship

2017     Moreland City Council Arts Project Grant

2014     Hornsby Art Prize, highly commended

             RSG Art Prize, highly commended   

2013:    Artery Professional Practice Award

 

Residencies

2017-16: Artist in resident, Hound in the Hunt: Museum of Old and New Art (MONA), Tasmania 

2016:    Mountain Seas AIR, Flinders Island, Tasmania

             Ne Na Contemporary Art Space AIR, Chiang Mai, Thailand

 

 

Selected Coordination/Curation

2019:    No Exit (co-curator), Tinning Street Presents, Melbourne

             Tinning Street Presents (gallery co-coordinator/curator), Melbourne

2018-16: Brunswick Studio Walk (co-coordinator), Melbourne

2015:    Long Weekend, Trocadero, Melbourne

2014:    Blueprint, Brunswick Art Space, Melbourne

 

Selected Publications / Broadcasts

Adam Branson, Brunswick Studio Walk interview, Triple R, November 6, 2017

Mark Holsworth, Black Mark, Melbourne Art and Culture Critic, Brunswick Studio Walk 2017, https://melbourneartcritic.com/2017/02/27/brunswick-studio-walk-2017/ February 27, 2017,

Hannah Francis, The Age, Behind the scenes with Melbourne’s Makers, February 23, 2017 p.10 

Moreland Leader, Studio Walk, February 20, 2017, p.5

Penny McLeod, The Mercury TasWeekend, Tasmania’s Most Collectible Artists, September 3 2016, p 8-9

Peter Reynolds, The Moreland Leader, Studio Walk to Delight, February 1, 2016 p.11

Bridget Hickey and Elissa Ritson, artist’s interview, Plain Air Edge Radio, February 27, 2014 

Clyde Selby, The Mercury Sunday Magazine, Gallery Watch, September 14, 2013, p. 22-23

Journeys, RACT Roadside Magazine, Who is the Emerging Face of Tasmanian Art, August -September, 2013, p.27 

 

© 2019 by Josh Simpson