Bio

CLEMENTINE BARNES

Born in 1981 in Lismore, Australia

Education
2013   Bachelor of Fine Arts in painting, National Art School, Sydney
2002  Diploma of Digital Graphic Design, Natcoll, New Zealand
1999   Certificate of Film and Television Production, South Seas, NZ

Selected Solo Exhibitions
2014   Process Pieces, Articulate Upstairs, Leichhardt, Sydney
2013   Re-form (Part One), Factory49, Marrickville, Sydney

Selected Group Exhibitions
2017
ATWAIR16, Australian Tapestry Workshop, Melbourne

2016
Fabrik: conceptual, minimalist and performative approaches to textiles:
Ian Potter Museum of Art and Sutton Project Space, Melbourne

2015
Syning, The Icelandic Textile Center, Blönduós, Iceland
Bad Spelling, Affiliated Text, Potts Point, Sydney
SNO 113, SNO Contemporary Art Projects, Sydney

2014
Articulate Turns Four: Colour, Form, Line, Articulate Project Space, Sydney
SNO 110, Gallery 9, Darlinghurst, Sydney
Petite Miniature Textiles, Wangaratta Art Gallery, Victoria
Daisy Chain, Marrickville Garage, Sydney
SNO 101, SNO Contemporary Art Projects, Sydney

2013
Inquietude, Firstdraft Gallery, Sydney
20/20, Breezeblock, Potts Point, Sydney
4AA4 Fundraiser, 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art, Sydney
Agendo Emerging Art Prize, St Heliers Gallery, Melbourne
Collection 4 group show, Articulate Upstairs, Leichhardt, Sydney
Factory49 annual group show, Factory49, Marrickville, Sydney
Colourbox, Artspace 0, Sydney Children’s Hospital, Sydney

2012
National Art School Drawing Show, Study Centre for Drawing, Sydney
National Art School Graduate Show, National Art School, Sydney
Gridnight Cowboy, Project Space, National Art School, Sydney
New Work, Library Stairwell Gallery, National Art School, Sydney

Awards, Grants, Prizes
2014
Australia Council for the Arts Artstart grant
Copyright Agency Career fund grant

2013
National Association for the Visual Arts Australian Artists’ Grant
Finalist in the Agendo Emerging Art Prize, Melbourne

2012
William Fletcher Foundation tertiary grant
National Art School Parkers Fine Art prize for painting

Residencies
2017
Bundanon Trust, Illaroo, New South Wales

2016
Boyd School Studios, Melbourne
Australian Tapestry Workshop, Melbourne
Cité Internationale des Arts, France

2015
AGNSW Moya Dyring Studio, Cité Internationale des Arts, France
The Icelandic Textile Center, Blönduós, Iceland
Bundanon Trust, Illaroo (Big Fag Press)
SNO Contemporary Art Projects, Sydney

2014
SNO Contemporary Art Projects, Sydney
Brand X Artist Residency, Sydney

2013
Firstdraft Depot Studio Residency, Sydney

Selected Biography
2017
Imprint Magazine Winter 2017, Volume 52 number 2, Print Council of Australia

2016
Kim Brockett, Focus on Vic, NAVA, April 2016
Ray Edgar, A bit close to home: when modernism entered the material world, The Age, February 2016
Kelly Gellatly, Sean Ryan and Jane O’Neill, Fabrik: conceptual, minimalist, and performative approaches to textiles, Emblem Books

2015
Ruark Lewis, Ian Andrews, SNO 113 Line and Interval, exhibition essay, March 2015

2014
Patricia Anderson, Sydney Non Objectives exhibition and auction review, December 2014

Associations
Board Member at Big Fag Press, Sydney: http://bigfagpress.org/

Collections
Private collections in Australia, New Zealand, France