Education
2009

Graduate Diploma Visual Art & Design (Jewellery)
University of South Australia, West City Campus
1999-2001
Advanced Diploma Jewellery & Object Design
Enmore Design Centre, SIT
1997-1998 (Incomplete)
Bachelor of Arts/ Dip Ed
Macquarie University, Epping

Exhibitions
2010

Wrapped, Studio 20/17 Dank Street Gallery, Waterloo
National Contemporary Jewellery Award, Griffith Regional Art Gallery
Noosa Travelling Scholarship Award, Noosa Regional Gallery
Hang Around, Zu Design, Adelaide
First and Last, Keeper Gallery GAFFA
Re:production, Keeper Gallery GAFFA
Generate, Murray Bridge Regional Art Gallery
Metal On The Map, JamFactory, Adelaide
Preziosa Young, Florence Italy
Metal On The Map, SHOPFRONT Central Institute of Technology, Perth
Signs Of Change, FORM Gallery, Perth
Access, Keeper Gallery GAFFA
2009
Mitosis, SASA University of South Australia, Adelaide
Generate 09 Annual Graduate Exhibition, JamFactory, Adelaide
December Showcase, Soda And Rhyme, Adelaide
Cheers, Zu Design, Adelaide
Christmas Showcase, Studio 20/17 Dank Street Gallery, Waterloo
Precious Pendants, Object Gallery, Sydney
Explorations09, Gaffa Gallery, Sydney and Guildford Lane Gallery, Melbourne
Drawn, JamFactory, Adelaide
Italian Cente Design Award, JamFactory, Adelaide
Metal Studio Display, SALA Festival Gay’s Arcade, Adelaide
It’s simple they match, Zu Design, Adelaide
Identity Highway, Aptos Cruz Gallery, Stirling
Wish List, Craft South Members Exhibition Adelaide Central Gallery, Adelaide
Between The Lines Artist of the Month, Soda And Rhyme, Adelaide
Text/Paper, Studio 20/17 Dank Street Gallery, Waterloo
Pattern, Studioworks JamFactory, Adelaide
Talente, International Jewellery Trade Fair Munich, Germany
2008
Zu Presents, Zu Design, Adelaide
Concurrent, Gallery 139, Adelaide
Text, Pablo Fanque, Sydney
Italian Centre Design Awards, JamFactory, Adelaide
Wish List, Craft South Members Exhibition SA Writers Centre, Adelaide
Hooked, ZU Design, Adelaide
Far Out East, Self Preservation Gallery, Melbourne
2005
Place JMGA Members Exhibition, Object Gallery, Sydney ?2004
B.M.A.N Members Exhibition, Civic Centre, Katoomba
JMGA Members Exhibition, JMGA Conference, Melbourne
2002
Metal Element V, Quadrivium Gallery, Queen Victoria Building, Sydney
27th Alice Craft Acquisition, Araluen Centre, Alice Springs
City of Hobart Art Prize, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, Hobart

Professional Experience
2008–2009
Associate Position, Metal Design Studio
JamFactory Contemporary Craft And Design, Adelaide
2003-2006
Ernst Pfenninger Gold & Silversmith, Studio 303
Leichhardt, Sydney
2003-2007
Jeweller’s Assistant
Brenda Factor Design, Sydney
2005-2006
Jeweller’s Assistant
Belinda Giles, Sydney
2003-2005
Jeweller’s Assistant
Sondi Stankov, Blue Mountains
2004
Assistant Teacher, Jewellery Workshop
Sturt Contemporary Craft Centre, Mittagong

Awards and Grants
2010
Artstart Grant, Australia Council for the Arts
JMGA SA Chapter Professional Development Grant
2009
Arts SA Independent Makers and Presenters, Project Grant
Marrickville Council Artist In Residence, Sydney NSW
Total Curating Workshop with Vasif Kortun, Experimental Arts Foundation, Adelaide
2008
Arts SA Independent Makers and Presenters, Professional Development Grant
The Starve Dog Lane Chapter Magnum Design Award

Commissions
2008
Stowe Green Bench Seating with Combined Artwork, Salisbury
North Legacy Memorial, Pennington Gardens, Adelaide
Legacy Flame and Ataturk Memorial, Pennington Gardens North Adelaide

Publications
‘IDentity Highway’ UPDATE Helpmann Academy Arts Magazine, Vol 16 No 3 Issue 65 Sep – Nov 2009 p. 9
‘Art of Craft: Craft Leaders’ The Advertiser, The Adelaide Magazine. June 2009
A Compendium Of Contemporary Jewellers, Darling Publications
‘Talente, Jam Factory Associates selected for Europe’s most prestigious exhibition’ Design Quarterly Issue 33 Autumn 2009 p.12 SA
‘Speaking Through Hands’ World Sculpture News Vol 14 No 4 Autumn 2009 p. 46