Gemma King

Born 9 February, 1989 – Walcha, NSW
EDUCATION
1994-2000Walcha Central School, NSW
2001-2006 HSC - Pymble Ladies College, Sydney
2007-2008 College of Fine Arts, UNSW
2008-2011 Fine Arts -National Art School, Darlinghurst, Printmaking Major
CULTURAL EXCHANGE
2014 Ub Ubbo Exchange - The Phillipines – Sponsored artist
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2015 ‘The Punters’ – Weswal Gallery, Tamworth
EXHIBITIONS
2016 ‘Six Young Artists’ – Walcha Gallery of Art, NSW
2015 ‘Youth Art Showcase’ – Pine Street Creative Art Centre
‘The Drawing Room’ – Mils Gallery, Surry Hills
Adelaide Fringe Festival – ‘The Salon Hung’ - Floating Goose Studios Inc
2014‘A bad day in Naples and then some more bad news’ – Mils Gallery, Surry Hills
‘Ladies that Paint’ – Bowral District Art Society
‘Headgear 4’ – Mils Gallery, Surry Hills
2013‘The Day of the Open Door’ – European Heritage Day – Teufelsberg, Berlin
Muswellbrook Art Prize – Finalist Works on Paper
Pop up Show – Walcha Gallery of Art, NSW
“The Kunderang Show” – Walcha Gallery of Art, NSW
Aspects Art Show – Goondiwindi, NSW
2012“Same Four New Work” – Walcha Gallery of Art , NSW
Aspects Art Show - Goondiwindi, NSW
“Framed” – NEGS Art Show, Armidale, NSW
Small Sculpture Show – Walcha Gallery of Art , NSW
2011“Glochenschpiel” - Four Young Artists – Walcha Gallery of Art
2009Opening Exhibition – Walcha Gallery of Art, NSW
Muswellbrook Open Art Prize Exhibition – Muswellbrook, NSW
2009Christmas Exhibition – Walcha Gallery of Art, NSW
2008“Framed” NEGS Annual Art Show – Armidale
2007Fresh Art Festival – Port Macquarie, NSW
ACQUISITIONS AND COLLECTIONS
2012Namoi Cotton Australia- Collection
2012Aspects Art Show – Acquisition
ART AWARDS
2015Frost Over Barraba – Highly Commended
2014Tom Bass Sculpture School - Scholarship
2014Grand Champion – Fine Arts – Walcha Show
2013

Grand Champion – Fine Arts – Walcha Show
Emerging Artist - Winner - Aspects Art Show

 
2012Printmaking Prize – Winner - Aspects Art Show, Goondiwindi
Works on Paper – Winner – The Armidale Regional Art Prize
 
2011Grand Champion – Fine Arts – Walcha Show
NAS Printmaking Prize – Parkers Fine Arts Supplies - National Art School
 
2010Grand Champion – Fine Arts – Walcha Show
2007Winner - Major Open prize at Port Macquarie’s “Annual Fresh Art Festival”
2006Honours List – Visual Arts – HSC Visual Arts
Art Express – Work nominated – HSC Visual Arts
 
2005Junior Champion - Fine Arts - Walcha Show
2004Whitehouse Institute of Design – Highly Commended
COMMISSIONS
2016Cutty Cellars, Crows Nest – Murals
2015Rocks Brewery Bar, Alexandria, Sydney - Mural
2013Private Group Portrait
2012Walcha Skate Park Graffiti Project
CURATORIAL PROJECTS
2013‘The Day of the Open Door’, The Teufelsberg Collective, Berlin – Artist Management, Heritage Coordinator, Translator.
2013‘Pop-Up Show’, Walcha Gallery of Art – Organiser

Exhibition - May 2016