QUALIFICATIONS

(currently lapsed candidate) PhD Fine Art (Photomedia), Monash University, Melbourne
1992-97     Master of Arts by Research (Media Arts) Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology
1980-82     Graduate Diploma in Fine Arts (Photography), Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne
1977-80     Diploma in Arts and Design (Photography), Prahran College of Advanced Education
1967-70     Certificate in Education (Art), University of Warwick, UK
 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2016          Inaugural exhibition, Dexus Place, Melbourne
2015          PIXEL: Art and Technology, Yarra Sculpture Gallery
2013          Postcard Show art/science collaboration with Pam Kleemann & Assoc. Prof. Damian Myers, Linden
                  Art in Science, Science in Art collaboration with Pam Kleemann, St. Vincent’s Gallery
                  Treasures: the art of collecting Queensland Centre of Photography
2012          Postcard Show art/science collaboration with Pam Kleemann, Linden
2011          Tales of Romance, Exploitation and Longing 45 Downstairs
                 Photosynthetic and Submerge collaboration with Aasmund Heimark & Tim Catlin, Queensland Centre of                                Photography
                 Submerge video animation, collaboration with Aasmund Heimark & Tim Catlin, Linden, Innovators                                            Program www.carolynlewens.com
2010          Edge of the World group exhibition with Heather Shimmen & Mandy Gunn, LaTrobe Regional Gallery
2009          Williamstown Contemporary Art Prize collaboration with Neil Stanyer, The Substation, Newport
2008          Williamstown Contemporary Art Prize collaboration with Neil Stanyer, The Substation, Newport
                  Fibre as Artform Gippsland Art Gallery Sale
                  Lifeforms collaboration with Neil Stanyer, Stockyard Gallery
2007          Blue-Gold installation collaboration with Neil Stanyer, Castlemaine State Festival
                  Tattersalls Contemporary Art Prize The Substation, Newport
2006          Edge of Light Curator and artist, Cowwarr Art Space
2005          The Fold theatrical exploration series with Alison Richards, La Mama Theatre
                  SeaCreate_ures collaboration with Neil Stanyer, Daylesford Foto Biennale
                  Watermarks: Swamped collaboration with Neil Stanyer, Gippsland Art Gallery Sale
2004          Paper Animals collaboration with Neil Stanyer, Maroondah Art Gallery
                  Watermarks: Cornered collaboration with Neil Stanyer, The Royal Society, Melbourne
                  Suck: voices from the interior Melbourne University and Maroondah Art Gallery
                  Narrative Voices 45 Downstairs, Melbourne
2003          New Energies 2003 Meeniyan Art Gallery and Victorian Regional Gallery Tour
2001          Geelong Print Prize Geelong Gallery
2000          Watermarks: Channels collaboration with Neil Stanyer, Albury Regional Gallery
                  ARTART Monash University Gallery
                  Reciprocal Moves Warrnambool Art Gallery
                  Watermarks: Crossings collaboration with Neil Stanyer, Geelong Gallery
                  Celebrating the Exquisite Corpse Bendigo Art Gallery
1999          Animal Magnetism Platform Melbourne
                  Countenance Cowwarr Art Space
                  Watermarks: Confluence collaboration with Neil Stanyer, Warrnambool Art Gallery
                  Summer Salon Centre for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne Best work in Black and White
1998          Summer Salon Centre for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne Best work on an Environmental Theme
1997          Countenance MFA exhibition Bendigo Art Gallery and Centre for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne
                  National Photographic Award Exhibition Albury Regional Art Centre
1996          Terra Alba in Location, Location, Location collaboration with Neil Stanyer, Linden
1995          Visage Linden
1993          Invitation Art Prize Exhibition City of Box Hill   acquisition award
1992          Artist's Portraits Centre for Contemporary Photography
1991          After 200 Years Australian National Gallery, Canberra
1988          The Thousand Mile Stare Australian Centre of Contemporary Art

 

SELECTED PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Tertiary Lecturer: Monash University, RMIT, PSC – Founder & board member of CCP - Freelance Photographer - Freelance Curator
Visual Arts Coordinator - Jointly established & managed Visibility Gallery - Australia Council, Arts Victoria & Regional Arts Fund Grants - Various Artist in Residences, most recent Art/Science residency at St. Vincent’s Hospital 2012.