JESS LUCAS // CV

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2010 Jess Lucas and Sean Bailey, Neon Parc, Melbourne

2008 General Manager, Joint Hassles, Melbourne

2007 Couples Therapy, Joint Hassles, Melbourne

2005 Balloon Hut and the Brethren, TCB Art Inc., Melbourne

Somewhere Suitable (to start an inflatable advertising business), Can Serrat Barcelona

Rabbit Island, Gallery Wren, Sydney

Slide show for the faint hearted, Clubs Project, Melbourne

2004 Best and Worst, TCB Art Inc., Melbourne

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2010 The Painting Group, curated by Melissa Loughnan, Utopian Slumps, Melbourne

The Fletcher Jones Art Prize, Geelong Gallery

Photocopier, curated by Rob McHaffie, Kristina Tsoulis-Reay and Jess Lucas, Centre for Contemporary Photography (CCP), Melbourne

2009 Cross Colouring, curated by Harriet Morgan and Sarah Hopkinson, Hell Gallery,
Melbourne and Gambia Castle, Auckland

The Albury Prize, curated by Dr. Gene Sherman, Albury Regional Gallery, Albury

Bedroom Poster Series I & II, Joint Hassles Project, Melbourne (collaboration with Lewis Boyes)

2008 Girlsgirlsgirls, curated by Lyndal Walker and Nat Thomas, The Carlton Hotel, Melbourne

The World One Minutes, Today Art Museum, Beijing

Satellite Show (curator), Joint Hassles, Melbourne

Informal Rituals, curated by Helen Johnson & Alex Viviano, TCB Art Inc., Melbourne

Rookie Show, curated by Barbara Flynn for New Australian Art, Deloitte, Sydney

2007 All Killer, curated by Harriet Morgan, Joint Hassles, Melbourne

An answer for the parts only itinerant sighs can fathom, curated by Storm Gold, Victoria Park, Melbourne

2006 Friends at Special, Special, Auckland, New Zealand

2005 Volume Everything, curated by Laresa Koslof, Clubs Project, Melbourne

Friends, Seventh, Melbourne

She’s All That, THE ONEMINUTES Broadcast, Salto Television A1 Amsterdam

2003 De Een Minuten Awards Exhibition, Montevideo, Amsterdam

2002 The Arch Rival of Verbal Communication, curated by Helen Johnson, LaTrobe
Street Gallery, Melbourne

The Tormented Professor, (Collaborative project with Kristina Tsoulis-Reay and Tim Wells), George Paton Gallery, Melbourne

We Don’t Charge For Looking, curated by Laresa Koslof, Block, Sydney
                       
2001 Something for the Ladies, Penthouse&Pavement, Melbourne

 

EDUCATION

2007-10 MFA(Research), Monash University, Melbourne

1999-2003 BFA (Honours, First Class), RMIT University, Melbourne

1998 Certificate in Intermediate Studies (Visual Arts), AUT, Auckland

 

RESIDENCIES // GRANTS // PRIZES

2011 Artist in Residence, Bundanon Trust, NSW

2010 Australia Council for the Arts, ArtStart Grant

2009 Artist in Residence, St Vincents, Caritas Christi, Melbourne

2005 Artist in Residence,Stipend, Can Serrat International Art Centre, Barcelona

NAVA Visual Arts and Craft Grant

2001 Siemens RMIT Fine Art Undergraduate Travel Scholarship

RMIT Graduate Painting Prize

 

PRESS

2011 Thomas Blatchford, Jess Lucas, GURU, The Thousands:Look, November 9 2011 (view)
Dan Rule, Katherine Hattam and Jess Lucas, Self Portrait: Still Life, The Age A2, August 27, 2011 (view)

2010 Photocopier, The Age, July 2, 2010
Dan Rule, Jess Lucas, The Age A2, March 13, 2010 (view)
The Age, Melbourne Magazine, March 2010

2008 Penny Modra, General Manager, The Age Visual Arts, July 15, 2008 (view)
The World One Minutes Video and Literature, Lucette Ter Borg (ed), Veenman Publishers, Rotterdam, 2008, p.183

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

2008-11 John Young, Assistant

2006 Volunteer Arts Worker, Arts Project Australia

 

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