biography

Alex Maciver ArtistAlex Maciver

Born in Sydney, Australia, 1985.

Lives and works in Perth, Australia.

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Education

  • 2015-present: Curtin University, PERTH AUSTRALIA — MA Applied Design & Art
  • 2014 – 2015: Institute of Management, WWW.IM.EDU.AU — Diploma Project Management
  • 2011: Telford College, EDINBURGH UK — NPA Carpentry & Joinery
  • 2008-2010: James Cook University, CAIRNS AUSTRALIA — Postgraduate Diploma Tertiary Education
  • 2003-2007: Duncan of Jordanstone, DUNDEE UK — BA (Hons) Fine Art

Selected Solo Exhibitions

  • Jul 2016: ‘Alex Maciver: New Works’, Buratti Fine Art, Subiaco PERTH, AUSTRALIA
  • Aug 2014: ‘PERF’, Melody Smith Gallery PERTH, AUSTRALIA
  • Feb 2013: ‘I May Live on as a Ghost’, PAPER MOUNTAIN, PERTH, AUSTRALIA

Selected Group Exhibitions

  • Nov 2017: ‘Aim to Please’, Another Project Space, PERTH, AUSTRALIA
  • Sep 2015: Loser Unit, Up on Hay Street Gallery PERTH, AUSTRALIA
  • Jan 2014: ‘Painting is Dead, Long Live Painting’, Melody Smith Gallery PERTH, AUSTRALIA
  • Dec 2013: ‘Summer Mixer’, Melody Smith Gallery PERTH, AUSTRALIA
  • Nov 2013: ‘Recieve/Respond’, Crate 59 CAIRNS, AUSTRALIA
  • Jun 2013: Southside Visual Arts Festival, GLASGOW, UK
  • Dec 2012: ‘DOWN&OUT’, Crate 59, CAIRNS, AUSTRALIA
  • Jun 2011: ‘Less Fluff’, Crate 59, CAIRNS, AUSTRALIA
  • May 2011: ‘Hunted Projects’ EDINBURGH, UK
  • May 2011: Icklefest Film Festival DUNDEE, UK
  • Mar 2011: ‘Nefarious’, Cupcake Gallery, CAIRNS, AUSTRALIA
  • Oct 2009: ‘Mein Doppelganger’, Tanks Art Centre CAIRNS, AUSTRALIA
  • May 2008: ‘They May Not Mean To, But They Do’, KINBLETHMONT, UK
  • Sep 2007: ‘It’s a Hard Job’, Gamuso Chroma Gallery, TOKYO, JAPAN

Residencies & Awards

  • Feb 2014: Film Freo 24 Winner, PS Art Space, FREMANTLE, AUSTRALIA
  • Nov 2013: 3 month studio residency, Fremantle Arts Centre, AUSTRALIA
  • Sep 2013: Fremantle Print Award Winner ($15,000), Fremantle Arts Centre, AUSTRALIA
  • Jan 2013: 1 month studio residency, PAPER MOUNTAIN, PERTH, AUSTRALIA
  • Dec 2012: 1 month studio residency, Crate 59, CAIRNS, AUSTRALIA
  • Jan 2009: 8 month studio residency, Tanks Arts Centre, CAIRNS, AUSTRALIA
  • Feb 2008: 1 month curatorial development residency, Scottish Arts Council NEW YORK US

Collections

City of Fremantle Collection, AUSTRALIA & various private collections.