Curriculum Vitae


Solo Exhibitions
2018    Castaway + Witness, The Sanctuary, Denmark, WA.
2017    Castaway, Paper Mountain Gallery, Northbridge, WA.
2013    To the Station, Beverley Station Art Gallery, Beverley, WA.

Collaboration
2018 amity, Vancouver Arts Centre, Albany, WA, with Emily Murch.

Durational and Spoken Word
2016 - 2018  Dear Prime Minister, at www.ruthhalbert.com.au/dear-prime-minister
2017    Dear Prime Minister, Denmark Festival of Voice, WA; Paper Mountain Gallery, Northbridge, WA

Juried Exhibitions
2014    What Is Textile?, Kalopsia Collective, Ocean Terminal, Leith, Edinburgh, UK.
2012    City of Swan Contemporary Art Award, Midland Junction Art Centre, Midland, WA.
2012    Stitched and Bound 2012: Contemporary Quilts, Heathcote Gallery, Applecross, WA.

Group Exhibitions
2018    Beyond the Seam, Contemporary Art Space Mandurah, WA. Curated by Martien van Zuilen.
2018    Stations of the Cross 2018, Wesley Uniting Church, Perth, WA and Geraldton Regional Art Gallery, Geraldton, WA. Curated by Claire Bushby.
2017    40X40, Brunswick Street Gallery, Fitzroy, Victoria.
2016    Reconfigure, Harvison Gallery, Perth, WA.
2015    (un)framed (un)limited, Edith Cowan University, Mount Lawley, WA.
2014    Inspired by Nalda, The Painted Tree Gallery, Northcliffe, WA.
2013    Mysterium, Gallery Central, Central Institute of Technology, Northbridge, WA.
2012    Between 2 Worlds, Kulcha Multicultural Art Space, Fremantle, WA. 
2012 Monster, The Oats Factory, Carlisle, WA.
2011     Happenstance, Graduate Show, Edith Cowan University, Mount Lawley, WA.
2011     nexus, Heathcote Museum and Gallery, Applecross, WA.
 2011    Global Echo, Spectrum Project Space, Edith Cowan University, Mt Lawley, WA, and at universities in the UK and North America.
2010    ArtStrings, Cullity Gallery, UWA, Nedlands, WA.
2010   Sculpture Survey, Gomboc Gallery Sculpture Park, Middle Swan, WA.
2009    A4, Spectrum Project Space, Perth, WA.

Residencies
2014    Artist in Residence at Rud AIR, Dalsland, Sweden.
2013    Artist in Residence at Beverley Station Art Gallery, Beverley, WA.
2011    Shared residency at Dwellingup Arts Collective, Dwellingup, WA.

Awards
2011    303LOWE Encouragement Award for best graduate work, Edith Cowan University, WA.

Collections
City of Melville, Western Australia.
Edith Cowan University, Mt Lawley, WA; and universities in the UK and North America.
Private collections in Western Australia, Sweden and USA. 

Education
2015    Graduate Certificate TESOL, Central Institute, WA.
2012    Bachelor of Contemporary Arts (Visual Arts), Edith Cowan University, WA.
1984    Bachelor of Science (Agriculture, Hons), The University of Western Australia.

Professional associations
1987 - current    Hand Weavers’, Spinners’ and Dyers’ Guild of WA.
2009 - current   Western Australian Fibre and Textile Association.
2011 - current    Artsource MAX Membership (Western Australia).
2012 - current    NAVA (National Association for the Visual Arts) Membership (Australia).
2012 - 2014       Artsource studio in West Perth.