ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

2015
Master of Arts in Visual Arts, School of Communications and Arts, Edith Cowan University (ECU), WA.

2007
Certificate III in Information Services, Central TAFE, WA.

2005
Bachelor of Arts (Visual Arts) Honours, ECU.

2003
Bachelor of Arts (Visual Arts) Major in Textiles, ECU.

ARTIST - SOLO & DUO EXHIBITIONS

2016
Asking The Stones Where To Begin, Free Range Gallery, Perth.

2015 
TL;DR: #RT_samplr & Chroma Key Aesthetics, 
(a twin exhibition with Steven Tapping), Heathcote Museum & Gallery, Applecross, WA.

2014
#RT_samplr,  59-13 Gallery, Treasure Hill Artist Village, Taipei, Taiwan.

2013
sometimes it seems like no one on twitter wants to destroy capitalism…, Peek-a-Boo Gallery, Gotham Studios, Northbridge, WA. Collaborative video installation with Steven Tapping.

2012
If you think it is better to try stealing the painting now, turn to page 16…, The Ward Artsource Studios Leederville, WA. Claire² temporary outdoor installation.

2010
Paper Chain, Claire² Collaborative Collage Project, online exhibition at thepaperchain.tumblr.com

2006
Acts of Intimacy, Talkie Tea Rooms, Midland, WA.

ARTIST - SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS & PROJECTS

2016
ArtsHouse Warming, CJSC ArtsHouse, Bassendean, WA.

Factually Real Illusions, Cookhouse Gallery, Chelsea College of Arts, London, UK.

Art Auction 2016, Paper Mountain, Northbridge. WA. Curated by Kimberley Pace.

Third Space, Hu Jiang Gallery, University of Shanghai for Science and Technology, Shanghai, China.

2015 
DeMonstrable, Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery, UWA Cultural Precinct, WA. Collaborative work with Donna Franklin.


Third Space, Spectrum Project Space, Mt Lawley, WA.

Home and Housed, Spectrum Project Space & Bunbury Regional Art Gallery, WA. Curated by Susan Starcken.

Performer in Friendquest, interactive performance directed by SJ Finch and Vidya Rajan for Fringe World, Northbridge, WA. Friendquest was nominated for a Fringe World award in the theatre category.

Art Auction 2015, Paper Mountain, Northbridge. WA. Curated by Rachel Ceisla.

Artist Books and Zines Saved My Life!, Spectrum Project Space, Mt Lawley, WA. Curated by Paul Uhlmann.

2014
Becomings, Spectrum Project Space, Mt Lawley, WA.

High Visibility, Perth City Train Station. Curated by Melissa McGrath.

Eggtooth, Spectrum Project Space, Mt Lawley, WA. Curated by Elizabeth Marruffo.

Blackout: A Paper Mountain event in total darkness, Paper Mountain, Northbridge, WA.

2013
third space project 2013, collaborative art and design students project at University of Shanghai Science & Technology, China and School of Communication & Arts, Edith Cowan University, Australia.

Camelia tells us stories and sometimes we listen, Improvational performance by Clare Nina Norelli in response to film by Claire Bushby. Length: 7 mins.  For the Picture Book #3 dotdotdash Fundraiser, North Perth, Sunday, 25 August.

12 Days, Peek-a-Boo Gallery, Gotham Studios, Northbridge, WA. Curated by Mel Dare.

Progress, Edith Cowan University Postgraduate Research Students. ECU, Mt Lawley, WA.

Bright Lights, Small City, Buratti Fine Art, North Fremantle, WA. Curated by Karys McEwen.

Spring Breakers, Peek-a-Boo Gallery, Gotham Studios, Northbridge, WA.  Curated by Kate Koivisto Wheeler.

Frig it’s cold, Peek-a-Boo Gallery, Gotham Studios, Northbridge, WA. Curated by Kate  Koivisto Wheeler.

2010
Porridge, The Oats Factory, Carlisle, WA. Curated by Melody Smith.

2004
Hatched 04 Healthway National Graduate Show, PICA, Northbridge, WA.

Performance Assistant on David: From where I stand Multimedia performance by Rebekah Rousi, Spectrum Project Space, Northbridge, WA.

2002
“boxed” Spectrum Project Space, WA and The University of Newcastle, NSW. Curated by John Parkes.

RESIDENCIES & GRANTS

2017
CJSC ArtsHouse Residency, Cyril Jackson Senior Campus, Bassendean, WA.

2016
Listhús Residency, Iceland, April – May 2016.

Arts Development Grant,  Australia Council for the Arts for Words Beyond Grammar.

2015
Arts Development Grant, Department of Culture and the Arts, Western Australia for Listhús Residency.

2014
Asialink Residency (fully funded) at Taipei Artist Village, Sept – Dec 2014.

CURATORIAL

2017
Stations of the Cross 2017, Wesley Uniting Church in the City, Perth, WA.

Stations of the Cross 2017, Geraldton Regional Art Gallery, WA.

Borders and Transitions, James Street light Locker, Northbridge, WA. Co-Curated with Aisyah Sumito.

2016 
Stations of the Cross 2016, Wesley Uniting Church in the City, Perth, WA.

Stations of the Cross 2016, Bunbury Regional Art Galleries, WA.

Third Space, Hu Jiang Gallery, University of Shanghai for Science and Technology, China. Co-Curated with Donna Franklin and Clive Barstow.

Words Beyond Grammar, Spectrum Project Space, Mt Lawley, WA. Co-Curated with SJ Finch.

No Second Prize, Gallery Central, Northbridge, WA.               

2015
Third Space, Spectrum Project Space, Mt Lawley, WA. Co-Curated with Donna Franklin.

2011
Beast for Thee, The Oats Factory, Carlisle, WA.

At the Frontier Conference Gala Dinner Centerpieces, Hackett Hall, Western Australian Museum.

2005
Ritual & Devotion, Breathing Space, ECU, WA.  

AWARDS

2011
City of Melville Art Awards - Mixed Media Category Winner.

FORUM PANELIST

2014
AIR Taipei Artist Talks No.9, Treasure Hill Artist Village, Taipei, Taiwan.

Becomings: reflexive excursions into the nature of practice led research, Spectrum Project Space, Edith Cowan University.

TL;DR Forum, Heathcote Museum & Gallery, Applecross, WA.

2013
Bright Lights, Small City: What's the deal with ARIs?, Buratti Fine Art, North Fremantle, WA.   

PUBLICATIONS

2015
Third Space exhibition catalogue. (graphic design and artwork featured).

Chuan Art No. 4 Sense of Taste, EAT LIFE UP!, 2015, Taipei, Taiwan, p. 65-64.

#RT_samplr: Using the creative practice of cross-stitch to create a participatory context for meaningful connection within the physical and virtual realms, [Master’s Thesis], Edith Cowan University, Western Australia.

2014
#RT_samplr , self-published book. Published during residency in Taiwan.

Hanging with Obama, Brendan Foster, Fremantle Herald, 31 January.

TL;DR, Alex Griffin, Look: Six Thousand, 26 January.

2013
GSM, Fluid Edition 6 Volume 4, p. 9-10 & 33.

Bright Lights, Small City: A showcase of contemporary art from early-career creatives in Western Australia. Buratti Fine Art Publication, Exhibition Catalogue.

Putting the text in textiles, Aisling Lawless, Sunday Times Perth, 12 May 2013, p.21

2004
Hatched 04: Healthway National Graduate Show Catalogue. Claire Bushby, p.14. Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts Ltd.

CURRENT APPOINTMENT

2014  - Current
Coordinator, Spectrum Project Space, Edith Cowan University,  WA.

OTHER SELECTED PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2017 Artsource WA, Board Member.
2015-2017 Co-Director, Paper Mountain, Northbridge, WA.
2013 Curator, Heathcote Museum & Gallery, Applecross, WA.
2010-2012 Museum & Gallery Officer, Heathcote Museum & Gallery, Applecross, WA.
2010 Schools Tour Guide, AWESOME Arts Festival, Perth, WA.
2008-2009 Maintenance & Preservation, Private Archives Team, State Library of WA.
2006 Gallery Attendant, Bank Gallery, Midland, WA.
2004 Gallery Attendant, Spectrum Project Space, Northbridge, WA.
1996-2015 Front of House, His Majesty’s Theatre, Perth, WA.