Born in Stawell, VIC, Australia

Lives and works in Naarm / Melbourne

Solo Exhibitions

2019     Οι νέοι, Gertrude Contemporary, Melbourne 

2018      Masks for Magicians, Caves, Melbourne

2018      Polytechnic, Tristian Koenig, Melbourne

2017      An Introduction to Liminal Aesthetics, c3 Contemporary Art Space, Melbourne

2017      Throwing Off The Hump, Kings Artist Run, Melbourne

2009     The Organisation, West Space, Melbourne

2004     The Great Western, TCB Art Inc, Melbourne


Selected Group Exhibitions & Projects

2019      The Utopian Object, c3 Annual Fundraiser, c3 Contemporary Art Space

Deakin University Contemporary Small Sculpture Award Exhibition, Deakin University, Burwood

. The Turn, (w/ Kym Maxwell), Incinerator Gallery, Melbourne

Melbourne Comes to Sydney, Home@735, Sydney

2018      Fabrication, Hamilton Gallery, Hamilton, Victoria

L'Appartement: Louis Vuitton Exhibition, Melbourne, Victoria

2016      What Can We All Agree On?, VCA Student Gallery, VCA, Melbourne (co-curator and exhibiting artist)

              Butchery, curated by Vivian Cooper Smith, C3 Contemporary Art Space, Melbourne

2015      Turn Up Your Radio, curated by Brendan Lee, Trocadero Art Space, Melbourne

2010      Rock Chicks: An Exhibition - Women in Australian Music, curated by Janine Barrand, The Arts  
              Centre, Melbourne

2009      Unhistorical, curated by Dougal Phillips, Chalk Horse, Sydney

               Johanna Billing: Tiny Movements, Performance/Recording with Beaches, Toff in Town/ACCA,  

2008      Rookie Show, curated by Barbara Flynn, Deloitte Foundation, Sydney

2007      In the Company of the Dead, China Heights, Sydney

              No Fun Without You, curated by Christian Thompson, Mahoneys Galleries, Melbourne

              Obscura, Curated by Tim Hillier, TCB Art Inc, Melbourne

2006      CCP Kodak Salon, CCP, Melbourne

               Brand Project, Heroes, Melbourne

2004      Insert Image Here, curated by Tristian Koenig, #48 Tram, Melbourne (off-site project for the Centre  
               for Contemporary Photography in association with the Next Wave Festival)

               White Hot, curated by Christian Thompson, City Lights, Melbourne

2002     B-Sides, Bus, Melbourne


2017      Master of Contemporary Art, Victorian College of the Arts, University of Melbourne

2003     Graduate Diploma of Education, University of Melbourne

1998      Bachelor of Fine Art (Photography), Victorian College of the Arts, University of Melbourne



2019 Deakin University Contemporary Small Sculpture Award (Finalist)

2017      Hamilton Art Gallery Exhibition Award

2017      Global Scholars Award, University of Melbourne

2017      Go Go Art Series Award

2006     CCP Kodak Salon, Recipient of the Most Emotionally Intense Award


Nelson, R. ‘Anyone for Tennis? Art meets sport at Gertrude Contemporary’, The Sydney Morning Herald , March 4, 2019

‘Discovery: Ali McCann’, Artist Profile, Issue 43, pp. 146, 2018


Artbank, Sydney, NSW

Private Collections