CV


Born 1988, lives and works in Hobart, Tasmania

Gallery Representation

Anna Pappas Gallery, Melbourne

Bett Gallery, Hobart

Education

2011 Graduate Diploma in Fine Art (Painting), University of Tasmania, Hobart

2010 Bachelor of Fine Art with Honours (Painting), University of Tasmania, Hobart

2007-2009 Bachelor of Fine Art (Painting and Photography Double Major), University of Tasmania, Hobart

Solo Exhibitions

2018 Somewhere in the Middle, upcoming, Bett Gallery, Hobart

2017 Shadows on the Wall, Anna Pappas Gallery, Melbourne

2017 Homeland, Devonport Regional Gallery Project Gallery, Devonport

2016 Soft Savage, Open Studio, Cite Internationale des Arts, Paris

2016 Outside the Garden Wall, Bett Gallery, Hobart

2016 Many Sided Face, Contemporary Art Tasmania, Hobart

2014 Beyond the Gate, Bett Gallery, Hobart

2014 Half Full/Half Empty, Archive Space, Sydney & Sawtooth, Launceston

2013 Quixotic Habitation, MOP Projects, Sydney

2012 Spaces Between, Bett Gallery, Hobart

2011 Closer to Home, Bett Gallery, Hobart

Group Exhibitions

2018 Wild: flora and fauna in Australian art, upcoming, curated by Diana Robson, Hawkesbury Regional Gallery, Western Sydney

2018 Suburbia, curated by Megan Monte & Josephine Skinner, Cement Fondu, Sydney

2018 Beyond the Backyard, Poimena Art Gallery, Launceston

2017 Group Show, Anna Pappas Gallery, Melbourne

2017 Corrupted Spaces, curated by Victor Manuel Medrano-Bonilla, Alternating Current ArtSpace, Melbourne

2017 Glover in Arcadia, Rosny Barn, coordinated by Clarence City Council in partnership with 10 Days on the Island, Hobart

2017 Never Even, Visual Bulk, Hobart

2017 Firstdraft Annual Fundraiser, Firstdraft Gallery, Sydney

2017 Home Show, Constance, Hobart

2016 Front Up, Firstdraft Gallery, Sydney

2016 Appropriate Inappropriate Idea, curated by Kylie Johnson, Cath Robinson and Sarah Ryan, The Curated Shelf, Hobart

2016 Winter Salon : 30 Years of Exhibition, Bett Gallery, Hobart

2016 Firstdraft Annual Fundraiser, Firstdraft Gallery, Sydney

2015 Ken Urban, curated by Kylie Johnson, Contemporary Art Tasmania, Hobart

2015 Under Kunanyi, Bett Gallery, Hobart

2015 Sawtooth ARI Review, curated by Gillian Marsden, 146 ArtsSpace, Hobart

2015 Long Weekend, curated by Joshua Simpson, Trocadero Art Space, Melbourne

2013 Forged Environments, 146 ArtSpace, Arts Tasmania, Hobart

2013 Poets and Painters, Bett Gallery, Hobart

2013 Affordable Art Fair, Gaffer, Hong Kong Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong

2013 A Century of Aesthetics, curated by Dr. Wayne Brookes, Hobart College Centenary Exhibition, Hobart

2013 A4, Sawtooth ARI, Launceston

2011 Preview Exhibition & Honours Award Exhibition, Bett Gallery, Hobart

2011 Tasmanian School of Art: Painting Now, Salamanca Arts Centre, Hobart

2010 Magna & Magister, Tasmanian School of Art Honours and Masters Graduate Exhibition, Plimsol Gallery, University of Tasmanian, Hobart

2010 Mixed Tape, Salamanca Arts Centre, Hobart

2010 Tasmanian School of Art: Painting Now, Salamanca Arts Centre, Hobart

2009 Future Legends, Graduate Exhibition, University of Tasmanian, Hobart

2009 Primed, Fine Arts Gallery, University of Tasmania, Hobart

Awards

2018 Winner (Emerging), Ravenswood Australian Women’s Art Prize, Gordon

2018 Finalist, Tasmanian Young Achiever Awards (Arts)

2018 Recipient, ArtsBridge National Grant, Arts Tasmania

2018 Finalist, Albany Art Prize, Vancouver Arts Centre, Western Australia

2017 Finalist, The Churchie Art Prize, QUT Art Museum, Queensland

2017 Finalist, Ravenswood Australian Women’s Art Prize, Gordon

2016 Finalist, Tidal- Finalist, Devonport Regional Gallery, Devonport

2016 Finalist, Redland Art Awards, Redland Art Gallery, Queensland

2016 Finalist, Portia Geach Award, S.H Ervin Gallery, Sydney

2016 Finalist, Albany Art Prize, Vancouver Arts Centre, Western Australia

2016 Recipient - ArtsBridge International Grant, Arts Tasmania

2016 Finalist, Tasmanian Portrait Prize, Tasmanian Regional Arts

2016 Shortlisted, John Fries Award

2015 Finalist, Yen Art Award, Gaffa Gallery, Sydney

2015 Finalist, Tasmanian Portrait Prize, Touring Tasmania

2013 Recipient, Australian Artists' Grant, National Association of Visual Art

2013 Recipient, ArtsBridge National Grant, Arts Tasmania

2013 Finalist, Glover Prize, Falls Park Pavilion, Evandale

2013 Finalist, Paddington Art Prize, Mary Place Gallery, Sydney

2013 Highly Commended, SOYA Visual Art Award

2012 Recipient, ArtStart Grant, Australia Council for the Arts

2011 Finalist, Birchalls Art Prize, University of Tasmania, Launceston

2011 Winner, Young and Emerging Artist Prize, Tasmanian Regional Arts

Residencies

2018 Arts Tasmania Educational Residency, Collegiate College, Hobart

2018 Artist in Residence, Launceston Grammar School, Launceston

2016-2017 Artist in Residence, 146 Art Studio, Arts Tasmania, Hobart

2016 Rosamond McCulloch Residency, Cite Internationale des Arts, Paris

2016 AiR, Artist in Residence at Don College, Arts@Work and Australia Council

2015-2016 Artist in Residence, Contemporary Art Tasmania, Hobart

2012-2014 Artist in Residence, 146 Art Studio, Arts Tasmania, Hobart

2012 Artist in Residence, University of Tasmania, Hobart

Bibliography

Andrew Harper, Ex. Cat. ‘Lost in No Space’, Shadows on the Wall, Nov. 2018

Undertow Magazine, Amber Koroluk-Stephenson, artist interview, Sep. 2017

Miriam McGarry, Ex. Cat. ‘There’s No Place Like Homeland’, Homeland, July 2018

Andrew Harper, ‘Fragments of Place’, Tempest, Island Magazine, Vol. 146, Sep-Dec. 2016, p. 62-69

David Greenhalgh, Ex. Cat. ‘A conversation with the Past & a Vocabulary for the Future’, Outside the Garden Wall, Mar. 2016

Andrew Harper, ‘It's hard to look away’, Public Hangings, TasWeekend, The Mercury, Apr. 2-3, 2016 p.21

Briony Downes, 'Amber Koroluk-Stephenson: Outside the Garden Wall’, Art Guide Australia, Mar-Apr. 2016, Issue 100, p.55.

Geoff Parr, Ex. Cat. Ken Urban, Jul. 2015

Andrew Harper, Ken Urban, Tas Weekend, The Mercury, Aug. 15-16, 2015, p.20

Clyde Selby, ‘Mountain Musings’, Tas Weekend, The Mercury Aug. 8-9, 2015, p. 21

Dr. Lucy Hawthorne, Ex. Cat. Beyond the Gate, Oct. 2014

Jess Bradford, Ex. Cat. ‘Half Full / Half Empty’, Apr. 2014

Polly Dance, Ex. Cat. ‘What makes a house a home?’, Half Full / Half Empty, Mar. 2014

Rebecca Speer, ‘Urban Utopias with an Edge’, Amber Koroluk-Stephenson: Quixotic Habitation, Concrete Playground (online journal), Oct. 2013

Lucy Hawthorne, Ex. Cat. ‘All that Glisters is Not Gold’, Quixotic Habitation, Oct. 2013

Hong Kong Magazine, Hong Kong Picks: Affordable Art Fair, Mar. 8 2013, p. 6, 28

Ashley Crawford, ‘Debutantes’, Australian Art Collector, Issue 59, Jan-Mar. 2012, p.151

Clyde Selby, ‘Eye on Suburbia’, Tas Weekend, The Mercury, Dec. 29 2012, p. 22-23

Lucy Hawthorne, ‘Taswrap’, Art Collector, Issue 61, Oct-Dec. 2012, p. 241

Professional Development

2018 Department of State Growth’s Cultural and Creative Industries Expert Register, Arts Tasmania

2018 TMAG, Children's Festival, 'Wilding the Tame', Hobart

2016-2017 Mentorship with Danie Mellor, Arts Tasmania

2015-2017 Board Member, Constance Artist Run Initiative, Hobart

2014-ongoing Guest Speaker, Theories of Practice, University of Tasmania, Hobart

2014 Invigilator and Front of House Volunteer, 19th Biennale of Sydney

2013-2014 Sessional Lecturer (Painting), University of Tasmania, Hobart

2012 Shotgun Professional Development Program in collaboration with MOP Projects, Contemporary Art Services Tasmania, Hobart

2011-2016 Invigilator and Front of House, MONA, Hobart

2009-2010 President, Painting Society, University of Tasmania, Hobart

Collections / Commissions

Art Bank, Sydney

Tasmanian State Collection, Art for Public Buildings Scheme - Department of Health and Human Services, Hobart | Northern Suburbs Community Centre, Launceston | Glen Dhu Primary School, Launceston

Launceston Grammar School, Launceston

Hobart College, Hobart

Don College, Devonport

Incat, Hobart

Private Collections