Alice Wormald

Living in Melbourne, Australia


EDUCATION

2008 - 2011 Bachelor of Fine Arts (First Class Honours), Victorian College of the Arts


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018
Partly Altered Aperture, Gallery 9, Sydney

2017
Inversion Scenes, Daine Singer, Melbourne

2016
Offerings, Gallery 9, Sydney

2015
Arrangements, Daine Singer, Melbourne

2014
Ordinary Picture, Daine Singer, Melbourne

2012
In the Unreal Air, Blindside, Melbourne
Occluded View, Daine Singer, Melbourne

2010
Wayside & Hedgerow, Shifted Gallery, Richmond


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018
Analogue Art in a Digital World, RMIT Art Gallery, Melbourne (forthcoming)
Imagine, Gippsland Art Gallery, Sale

2017
Gardening is not a rational act, c3 Contemporary Art Space, Abbotsford, curated by Tai Snaith
Sydney Contemporary Art Fair, Carriageworks, Sydney, Gallery 9 booth
Spring 1883 Art Fair, Establishment Hotel, Sydney, Daine Singer suite

2016
Verdant Garden, Bundoora Homestead, Bundoora
Concrete Agenda, c3 Contemporary Art Space, Abbotsford, curated by Tai Snaith
Spring 1883 Art Fair, Windsor Hotel, Melbourne, Daine Singer suite
Imagined Worlds, The Town Hall Gallery, Hawthorn
Visiting Painting, Horsham Regional Art Gallery

2015
Spring 1883 Art Fair, Establishment Hotel, Sydney, Daine Singer suite
Synthetica, a NETS touring exhibition curated by Claire Anna Watson
Wangaratta Art Gallery; Swan Hill Regional Art Gallery; Counihan Gallery;
Latrobe Regional Gallery; Wagga Wagga Art Gallery
Atmosphere, Linden New Art, Melbourne

2014
Spring 1883 Art Fair, Windsor Hotel, Melbourne, Daine Singer suite
Vertigo, an Asialink touring exhibition, curated by Claire Anna Watson
Galeri Soemardja, Institute of Technology, Bandung, Indonesia;
Museum of Contemporary Art (MoCA), Taipei, Taiwan
POSCO Art Gallery, Seoul, Korea
In Bloom, Gippsland Art Gallery, Sale

2013
New Horizons, Gippsland Art Gallery, Sale

2012
VCA Graduates, Alliance Francaise, Melbourne

2011
Graduate Exhibition, Victorian College of the Arts, Southbank
Honourable Discharge, VCA Student Gallery, Southbank
High Definition, Paradise Hills, Melbourne
Debut VII, Blindside, Nicholas Building, Melbourne

2010
Graduate Exhibition, Victorian College of the Arts, Southbank
Recent Work, George Paton Gallery, University of Melbourne

2009
Proud, Margaret Lawrence Gallery, Southbank
Skericks, VCA Student Gallery, Southbank


PRIZES AND AWARDS

2018
Finalist, Geelong Contemporary Art Prize, Geeong Gallery
Finalist, Sunshine Coast Art Prize, Caloundra Regional Gallery

2017
Finalist, Darebin Art Prize, Bundoora Homestead
Finalist, Bayside Acquisitive Art Prize, Bayside Arts and Cultural Centre, Brighton

2016
Finalist, Bruny Island Art Prize, Tasmania
Finalist, John Leslie Prize, Gippsland Art Gallery, Sale
Finalist, City of Albany Art Prize, Albany, WA

2015
Finalist, Darebin Art Prize, Bundoora Homestead
Finalist, City of Albany Art Prize, Albany, WA

2014
Finalist, Geelong Contemporary Art Prize, Geelong Gallery
Finalist (with Highly Commended), John Leslie Art Prize, Sale

2013
Finalist, Macquarie Group Emerging Artist Prize, Sydney
Finalist, Banyule City Prize for Works on Paper, Hatch Contemporary Art
Space, Melbourne

2012
Finalist, John Leslie Prize, Gippsland Art Gallery, Sale

2011
Fiona Myer Award
The Casama Group Award

2010
National Gallery of Victoria Women’s Association Award
Finalist, The Kilgour Prize for Figurative Painting, Newcastle Region Art Gallery


BIBLIOGRAPHY

2017
Artists: Alice Wormald, Art Collector Magazine, Sydney Contemporary Special Edition
Lisa Sullivan, Inversion Scenes, (catalogue essay), Daine Singer, Melbourne

2014
Owen Craven, Profile: Alice Wormald, Artist Profile, Issue 29 2014-2015
Ace Wagstaff, Smart Arts, RRR FM (audio at 31 min), 20 March
‘Australian art on tour across Asia’, ABC News 24, 13 March
Dan Rule, ‘In the galleries’, The Age, 15 March
Kane Daniel, ‘Alice Wormald ‘Ordinary Picture”, The Thousands, 27 February
Toby Fehily, 'Alice Wormald's Ordinary Pictures', Broadsheet, 13th March
Kelly Fliedner, Ordinary Picture, (catalogue essay), Daine Singer, Melbourne
Claire Anna Watson, 'What Happens after Tomorrow', (cat. Essay), Vertigo, Asialink

2013
Simon Gregg, 'Future Proof', (cat. essay), Gippsland Art Gallery, Sale
Shae Nagorcka, 'Blindside', Art Monthly, March 2013, p.51.

2012
Helen Frances, In the Unreal Air, (cat. essay), Blindside, Melbourne, 2012
Dan Rule, In the galleries: Alice Wormald, Occluded View, The Age, Life & Style, 18 August 2012, p.5
Simon Gregg, ‘Occluded View’, (cat. essay), Daine Singer, Melbourne, 2012
Alice Wormald, Alliance Magazine, Sept-Nov 2012, p.5

2011
Dan Rule, ‘In the Galleries’, The Age, 29 Jan 2011
Shae Nagorcka, Debut VII, (cat. essay), Blindside, Melbourne, 2011

2010
Dylan Rainforth, ‘What’s On’, The Age, 10 March 2010, p.23
Eugene Barilo von Reisberg, review ‘Wayside and Hedgerow’


COLLECTIONS

Horsham Regional Art Gallery
Macquarie Group Collection
City of Darebin
Gippsland Art Gallery
Joyce Nissan Collection
Fiona Myer Collection