WELLM CV 20111 by ert554898


									                                 Curriculum Vitae

                                   Irene Wellm

                         WEBSITE: www.irenewellm.com.au
                             Email: mail@irenewellm.com

                            Based in Melbourne, Australia.
              Represented by Catherine Asquith Gallery in Victoria, Australia


2000-1 Master of Fine Art, Victorian College of the Arts

1999     Graduate Diploma of Visual Art, Victorian College of the Arts

1986     Bachelor of Education Secondary Art & Craft, Melbourne University, Carlton

Solo Exhibitions

2010    Her Fragrant Frown, Catherine Asquith Gallery, Collingwood, Victoria Australia

2009    Something Like Us, Catherine Asquith Gallery, Collingwood, VIC

2008    Dämmerung, Red Gallery, Fitzroy, Vic

2006    We of the Silent Dreaming, Nellie Castan Gallery, Melbourne

2005    Fragmented Fantasies, Michael Carr Art Dealer. Woollahra, NSW

2004     Bedtime Stories, Nellie Castan Gallery, Melbourne

2001     Threshold, Gallery 101, Melbourne

Selected Group Exhibitions

2011     Aura: The Haunted Family Image, L17 Art Space, Victoria University, Melbourne VIC

2010     Stan & Maureen Duke Gold Coast Art Prize, The Arts Centre Gold Coast, QLD
         St. George Art Award, Hurstville City Museum & Gallery, NSW
         Net Work – The TLF Exhibition, Art Gallery of Ballarat, VIC
         Belle Arti Art Award, Brisbane, QLD

2009     Sunshine Coast Art Prize, Caloundra Regional Gallery, QLD
         Darebin LaTrobe Art Prize, Bundoora Homestead, Bundoora, VIC
         Flanagan Art Prize, St. Michaels, Ballarat, VIC

2008     Art in Mind, Brick Lane Gallery, London UK

2007     Darebin La Trobe Acquisitive Art Prize, Bundoora VIC
         Mixed Bag, Johnston Gallery, Mosman Park WA

2006     Melbourne Reign, Michael Carr Art Dealer, Woollahra NSW

2005     Keith and Elisabeth Murdoch Travelling Fellowship Exhibition, VCA Melbourne Vic

2004     Floranova, Nellie Castan Gallery
         Compendium, Icon Museum of Art, Deakin University, Burwood

2003-04 Glacier, touring exhibition, Benalla Regional Art Gallery, Victoria; Newcastle Region Art Gallery
        NSW; QUT Art Museum, QLD; Bond University Art Gallery, Brisbane QLD

2003     Redlands Westpac Prize, Mosman Art Gallery, Mosman, NSW
         Red Spot Special, Nellie Castan Gallery, Melbourne
         compendium, Platform, Spencer Street Underpass, Melbourne

2002     Towards Colour, curated by Robert Lindsay, McClelland Gallery, Melbourne

2001     Glacier, Storey Hall, R.M.I.T. Gallery, Melbourne
         ANZ Visual Arts Fellowship Award 2001, ANZ Cathedral Hall, Melbourne
         Darebin LaTrobe Aquisitive Art Prize, Bundoora Homestead
         UBS Art Award 2000, A Tribute to the Painting of Tomorrow, touring Basel, Zurich,
         Geneva, Monaco, & Munich (shortlisted)

2000     UBS Art Award 2000, A Tribute to the Painting of Tomorrow, Whitechapel Gallery,
         Smorgon Group Contemporary Art Prize, Williamstown

1999     ANZ Fellowship Award, Melbourne
         Shell Contemporary Art Prize, Williamstown


2010     What Now - Irene Wellm, by Ashley Crawford, Australian Art Collector, Issue 54 Oct - Dec
         2010, pp 118,119
         The gold in the shadow, catalogue essay for Her Fragrant Frown by Martina Copley, at
         Catherine Asquith Gallery, Melbourne, Australia, November 2010

2009     Irene Wellm – Artist, compiled and edited by Amanda Van Gils,
         http://stevegray.com.au/blog/irene-wellm-artist/, September 2009

2008     Contemporary Art Studio Book published by Hunan Fine Arts Publishing House, Beijing,
         April 2008. Editor in Chief: Yang Wei, p. 146 - 7

2007   Fringe works delight The Advertiser, Bendigo, Monday April 16, p.7
       Irene Wellm, Channel 9 WinnTV 6.00pm news, May 8 2007
       Interview, ABC Breakfast show, Bendigo April 2007

2006   Hellʼs Kitchen catalogue essay by Ashley Crawford, Melbourne Reign Michael Carr Art Dealer,
       Woollahra NSW
       A Cry in the Dark catalogue essay by Suzanne Spunner, We of the Silent Dreaming
       Nellie Castan Gallery, Melbourne Vic

2004   Fears at Bedtime by Robert Nelson, The Age, 16 April, A3 p. 8
       Peace and Disquiet by Meagan Backhouse, The Age, 27 March, Review p.7

2002   Narratives of Nature by Roger Taylor, Asian Art News, Jan/Feb 2002, p. 50-1
       Investing in Art, Artist Profile Irene Wellm, The Age, 22 April, Money Manager, p.14

2001   The 101 Quarterly, 101 Collins Street Magazine, Summer Edition
       Reflection and Reconstruction: New Directions in Australian Painting by Linda Williams,
       Glacier exhibition catalogue, Storey Hall, R.M.I.T. Gallery, Melbourne

2001   Interview, 3RRR FM, with Roger Taylor, 10 October

2000   UBS Art Award 2000, exhibition catalogue

1999   Minefields, catalogue essay by Richard Holt, Platform, Melbourne


2001   Darebin La Trobe Aquisitive Art Prize 2001, Winner - Emerging Artist
2000   UBS Art Award 2000, Australian Representative, Whitechapel Gallery, London UK


       LaTrobe University Art Museum
       City of Darebin Art Collection
       Ballarat Regional Gallery
       Stockwell Downs Collection
       Private collections in Australia, Germany, Switzerland, and the U.S.


       2010 Leipzig/Munich, Germany
       2008 U.K., France
       2002 Salt Lake City, U.S.A
       2000 U.K., Spain, France
       1992 Dunedin, New Zealand
       1988 Osaka, Japan
       1986 Europe, United Kingdom

                           (Last updated January, 2011)


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