SUSAN JACOBS

Born Sydney, Australia

Lives London, UK

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

Solo and Collaborative

2018 Animal Grammar Mackintosh Lane Projects, London UK

2016 Eleanor Duffin and Susan Jacobs Sarah Scout Presents, Melbourne Australia

2015 Vessel for Mixing Metaphors Living Museum of the West, Melbourne Australia

2014 Force Work Sarah Scout Presents, Melbourne Australia

2011 Half Specific / Not Half Obvious Gertrude Contemporary, Melbourne Australia

2010 Hard Age New Edge Sarah Scout Presents, Melbourne Australia

2009 Security Illusion Margaret Lawrence Gallery, Melbourne International Arts Festival, Melbourne Australia

2008 Ubiquitous Slopes Utopian Slumps, Melbourne Australia

2008 Exhausted Nature collaboration with Andrew Hazewinkel, Conical Inc. Melbourne Australia

2008 Side Effect The Narrows, Melbourne Australia

2007 For Every Solution There Is A Problem Ocular Lab, Melbourne Australia

Group Exhibitions

2016 Incerteza Viva : 32nd São Paulo Bienal curated by Jochen Volz, Ciccillo Matarazzo Pavilion, São Paulo Brazil

2015 Believe not every spirit, but try the spirits curated by Lars Bang Larsen & Mario Pasi, Monash University Museum of Art, Melbourne Australia

2015 The Melting Point of Reason curated by Mark Feary, Margaret Lawrence Gallery, Victorian college of the Arts, Melbourne Australia

2015 Witness curated by Marian Tubbs, Minerva, Sydney Australia

2015 Guiguis New Art Prize Art Gallery of Ballarat, Victoria Australia

2015 Nature/Revelation The Ian Potter Museum of Art, The University of Melbourne Australia

2014 Octopus 14: Nothing Beside Remains curated by Tara McDowell, Gertrude Contemporary, Melbourne Australia

2014 Deep Time TCB Art Inc. Melbourne Australia

2013 Melbourne Now National Gallery Of Victoria, Melbourne Australia

2013 You promised me and you said a lie to me curated by Alexie Glass Kantor, Anna Schwartz Gallery, Sydney Australia

2012 7th Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art Queensland Art Gallery/Gallery of Modern Art Brisbane Australia

2012 Parallel Collisions: 12th Adelaide Biennale of Australian Art curated by Alexie Glass and Natasha Bullock, Art Gallery of South Australia

2012 When You Drink The Water Remember The Spring Ryan Renshaw Gallery Brisbane, Australia

2011 A Condition of Change with Katie Lee and Bridie Lunney, curated by Meredith Turnbull, Sarah Scout Presents, Melbourne Australia

2010 Risk Potential with Katie Lee and Bridie Lunney, curated by Meredith Turnbull, DieEcke, Santiago, Chile

2010 Opening Lines curated by Emily Cormack, Gertrude Contemporary, Melbourne Australia

2010 NEW10 The Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne Australia

2010 The Ecologies Project curated by Dr Kyla McFarlane and Geraldine Barlow, Monash University Museum of Art, Melbourne Australia

2009 Broken Fall with Lou Hubbard and Katie Lee, curated by Jan Bryant, St Paul Street Gallery, Auckland University of Technology and Newcall Gallery, New Zealand

EDUCATION

1999 Post Graduate Diploma of Visual Art, The Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne Australia

1995 Bachelor of Visual Art, The University of Newcastle, Australia

SELECTED GRANTS / AWARDS / RESIDENCIES

2018 London Summer Intensive, Camden Arts Centre and Slade School of Art, London UK

2018 Australia Council for the Arts - Development Grant

2018 Copyright Cultural Fund - Ignite Grant

2016 ACME, London / Australia Council for the Arts International Studio Residency

2015 Creative Victoria VicArts - Development Grant

2014 Wassaic Project Artist Residency, New York, NY USA

2013 MacDowell Colony Fellowship, New Hampshire, USA

2012 QANTAS Foundation Encouragement of Contemporary Art Award

2012 Artspace Sydney, Studio Residency

2011 Arts Victoria - Development Grant

2011 Australia Council for the Arts - Skills and Arts Development Award for travel and research to 1970’s Land Art sites in South West desert regions of the USA

2010 Gertrude Contemporary Art Spaces Studio Residency, Melbourne (2010-2012)

2008 Australia Council for the Arts - New Work Grant

1999 A.N.Z Bank Visual Arts Fellowship Award - The Victorian College of the Arts

1999 VCA Postgraduate Prize - Selected by Jacques Derrida (Exhibition in conjunction with Derrida’s visit to The Victorian College of the Arts)

COLLECTIONS

Australian Centre for Synchrotron Science, Clayton Australia

Monash University Art Collection, Melbourne Australia

University of Queensland Art Collection, Brisbane Australia

Victorian College of the Arts Collection, Melbourne Australia

Methodist Ladies College Art Collection, Melbourne Australia

Poster Collection, Museum fur Gestaltung, Zurich Switzerland

Private Collections