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ELIZABETH GRIDLEY
Born 1989, Melbourne, VIC.

Lives and works in Knoxfield, VIC.

EDUCATION
2015         Pro Make-up Artistry Certificate, KRYOLAN Australia, Melbourne, VIC.
2011          Bachelor of Visual Arts (Honours), Monash University, Churchill, VIC.
2010          Bachelor of Visual Arts, Monash University, Caulfield, VIC.

EXHIBITION (SOLO)
2016-17     Liz Gridley Half Showcase, Little Buddy café, Ringwood VIC.
2013          Liz Gridley Showcase, Little Buddy café, Ringwood VIC.
2013          Tactile perception-experimenting with flesh, arcYinnar, Yinnar, VIC.

EXHIBITION (GROUP)*selective
2017          Graeme Hildebrand Art Prize, Red Gallery, Fitzroy North, VIC.
2017          Dark Honey: Curated by Erika Williams, OfftheKerb Gallery, Collingwood, VIC.
2017          Subjects: Curated by Kathleen Ashby, Brunswick Street Gallery, Fitzroy, VIC.
2017          Brunswick Small Works Art Prize, Brunswick Street Gallery, Fitzroy, VIC.
2017          Emerging Artist Award, fortyfivedownstairs gallery, Melbourne, VIC.
2017          Glorious Gippsland Art Show, Bairnsdale & Districts Art Society,  VIC.
2017          Peculiar Portraits Art Prize, Union Club Fitzroy, Curated by Erika Williams.
2016          Bairnsdale & District Arts Society Pre-Xmas Show, Bairnsdale, VIC.
2016          Truth or Dare, Brunswick Street Gallery, Fitzroy, VIC.
2016          Hello!, East Gippsland Art Gallery, Bairnsdale, VIC.
2014          100 Cats, Off the Kerb Gallery, Collingwood, VIC.
2014          RAW:Communique, Melbourne pavilion, Flemington, VIC.
2012          Counterfeits: the end/the beginning, Switchback Gallery, Churchill, VIC.
2011           The Rest is Silence, DEATH BE KIND, Brunswick, VIC.
2011           GCAD Group Show, LaTrobe Contemporary Gallery, Morwell, VIC.
2011           KISH + CO Launch, KISH + CO offices, Hawthorn, VIC.
2011           Entry 20.11, Brunswick Arts Space, Brunswick, VIC.
2010          Monash Graduand Exhibition, Caulfield, VIC.
2010          Greater Than One, Monash Faculty Gallery, Caulfield, VIC.
2010          Against My Body, RUNT Space, Caulfield, VIC.

AWARDS
2017         Winner (Major Prize: Body of Work, 2nd: Best Painting, Commended: Drawing)
‘2017 Graeme Hildebrand Art Prize’, Red Gallery, Fitzroy North.
2017         ‘Most Memorable’ Peculiar Portraits Arts Prize, Union Club Hotel, Fitzroy.
2016          People’s Choice Award, Bairnsdale & District Arts Society Pre-Xmas Show.

2012          Overall Winner, Camberwell on Canvas, Camberwell, Melbourne.
2012          Highly Commended, Camberwell Rotary Art Show, Camberwell, Melbourne.
2012          Finalist, Cliftons Art Prize, Cliftons Melbourne.
2011           LaTrobe Regional Gallery Emerging Artist Award, LaTrobe Regional Gallery.
2011           Finalist, Cliftons Art Prize, Cliftons Melbourne.
2010          Winner Tolarno Painting Prize 2010, Monash University (Prize: $1000).
2010          Highly Commendable, Chromacryl Student Art Competition Finalists.
2010          Finalist, Round 2 and Round 3 Chromacryl Student Art Competition.
2006:        Shortlisted, Top Designs, Melbourne Museum, Melbourne.

PUBLICATIONS
2014           Archer Magazine: Issue 3.
2014           Video Interview: RAW:LizGridley
2011            Death Be Kind: Exhibition Book.

JUDGE
2017           Fact or Fiction: A portrait competition, Melbourne Polytechnic, Prahran, VIC