© 2019 by Jennifer Brady.

About:

Jennifer Brady is a Sydney based emerging artist. In 2018 she completed a Bachelor of Fine Arts (Honours) at the University of New South Wales - Art & Design, specialising in Drawing and Photography. Primarily engaging with language and ‘word art’, Brady has been actively involved in group shows since mid 2016 in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane. Solo exhibitions include Betwixt & Between (2018) at Gaffa Gallery, Sydney; This is a Conversation Piece (2019), curated by Sarah Rose, at 107 Projects, Redfern; and i think maybe i’ll try to start figuring it out now (2020) at Gaffa Gallery, Sydney. Also operating in curatorial realms, Brady co-curated the outdoor exhibition ‘Piece of Mind’ (2018) at Gallery Lane Cove + Creative Studios with Yanchen Li for Mental Health Month, and curated group shows ‘d.i.why?’ (2019) at Kudos Gallery, Paddington and ‘Crossword’ (2019) at AD Space, UNSW Art & Design, Paddington. Brady is a co-founder of Sydney-based printmaking collective, More Than Reproduction - a platform seeking to celebrate and promote female-identifying artists, curators and creatives with a particular focus on printmaking practices.  She has also been a finalist for the Lethbridge 10,000 Small Scale Art Award (2017), Jenny Birt Award (2018), and the Kudos Emerging Artist and Designer Award (2018). 

CV:

Jennifer Brady

b. 1997, Sydney, NSW, Australia

 

Education and Training

 

2015 - Bachelor of Fine Arts with Honours Second Class Division One, (Drawing, Photography), UNSW Art & Design

 

Solo Exhibitions

 

2018 - Betwixt and Between, Gaffa Gallery, Sydney

2019 - This is a Conversation Piece, 107 Projects, Redfern

2020 - i think maybe i'll try to start figuring it out now, Gaffa Gallery, Sydney

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

 

2016 - Bedrock Collective Launch, Goodspace Gallery, Redfern

2017 - Bedrock Collective Summer of Love, TAP Gallery, Surry Hills

2017 - 3MERGE, Gaffa Gallery, Sydney

2017 - Lethbridge 10,000 Small Scale Art Award, Lethbridge Gallery, Brisbane

2017 - RAW: FIXATE, Orion Function Centre, Campsie

2017 - Not a Stat, AD Space, UNSW Art & Design, Paddington

2017 - Spring pARTy, 107 Projects, Redfern

2017 - RAW: TRANSCEND, Orion Function Centre, Campsie

2018 - Emerge: Extended, Brunswick Street Gallery, Fitzroy

2018 - Bedrock's Long Weekend, Stirrup Gallery, Marrickville

2018 - But I Don’t Want Comfort, Airspace Projects, Marrickville

2018 - More Than Reproduction, AD Space, UNSW Art & Design, Paddington

2018 - Sound Lines, Down/Under Space, Chippendale

2018 - Jenny Birt Award, AD Space, Paddington

2018 - Natural Instincts, Down/Under Space, Chippendale

2018 - Word Art, Brunswick Street Gallery, Fitzroy

2018 - 1200km West, AD Space, UNSW Art & Design, Paddington

2018 - Kudos Emerging Artist & Designer Award, Kudos Gallery, Paddington

2018 - ANNUAL 18, UNSW Galleries, UNSW Art & Design, Paddington

2018 - Confluence, Gallery Lane Cove + Creative Studios, Lane Cove

2019 - d.i.why?, Kudos Gallery, Paddington

2019 - Crossword, AD Space, UNSW Art & Design, Paddington

Collaborative Events

 

2017 - Brady//Donkin//Phipps, Lentil As Anything, Newtown

2018 - In the Moment, A Collection of Interactive Improvisations, The Red Rattler, Marrickville

2018 - Women In Music Empowerment Day, Miss Peaches, Newtown

Curatorial

2018 - Piece of Mind, Gallery Lane Cove + Creative Studios, Lane Cove

2019 - d.i.why?, Kudos Gallery, Sydney

2019 - Crossword, AD Space, UNSW Art & Design, Paddington

2019 - Lo-Fi Sci-Fi Art Market, Gallery Lane Cove + Creative Studios, Lane Cove

 

Awards

 

2017 - Lethbridge 10,000 Small Scale Art Award (Finalist)

2018 - Jenny Birt Award (Finalist)

2018 - Kudos Emerging Artist + Designer Award (Finalist)

 

Internships & Volunteer Work

 

2017 - Install & Public Events Team Member, 3Merge, Gaffa Gallery

2018 - Volunteer, White Cube Program, Kudos Gallery

2018 - Gallery Intern, Gallery Lane Cove + Creative Studios 

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Articulating (install)

2019 Hand-cut vinyl, pigment marker on plastic and paper, gaffa tape, etched zinc plate, intaglio print, jute string Installed at AD Space for 'Crossword' Dimensions variable. Image courtesy of the artist.