MOLLY STEPHENSON

b. 1997

Email: m.rose.stephenson@gmail.com

Website: www.mollystephenson.com

Instagram: @mollyrstephenson

 

EDUCATION:

2020-2021 Bachelor of Fine Art (Honours), Monash University, Melbourne, VIC (present)

2017-2019 Bachelor of Fine Art (Visual Art), Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne, VIC

2016-2016 Bachelor of Fashion Design (Honours), RMIT (partially completed), Melbourne, VIC

2008-2015 Loreto Mandeville Hall, Melbourne, VIC

UPCOMING:

2020 Neon Parlour 

2020 Intermission Gallery

2020 Alternating Current Art Space, 30th October - 21st November

 

SELECTED SOLO:

2020 Conscious Systems, SEVENTH Gallery, Fitzroy, VIC 

2019 DIRTY WITCHES IN A POST APOCALYPTIC WORLD, BlackCat Gallery, Fitzroy, VIC 

 

SELECTED GROUP:

2020 Volume IV; The Delirious Org, curated by Molly Stephenson and Iona Mackenzie, Quivering in Quarantine, VIC

2019 Inaugural Du Rietz, Gympie Regional Gallery, Gympie, QLD

2019 FiX 003, Curated by Skye Baker, Buxton Contemporary, Melbourne, VIC

2019 SEVENTH Alumni Fundraiser, SEVENTH Gallery, Melbourne, VIC

2019 Small Works, Brunswick Street Gallery, Brunswick, VIC

PUBLICATIONS:

2020 Solo___Show, Chapter 5: Behind the Times, curated by Abby Lloyd and Alyssa Davis Gallery, New York, USA

2020 Lockets: Framing the Past, Madeleine Thornton-Smith, The Journal of Australian Ceramics

2020 My gift to you, Heart of Hearts Press, Birraranga/Melbourne & Boorloo/Perth

2020 METAMORPH, No Vacancy Gallery, Melbourne, VIC

2020 Turba philosophorum, Emerging Writer's Program, SEVENTH Gallery, Melbourne, VIC

2020 'Volume II; We went down into a silent garden,' Interview by Catherine Mackenzie, Quivering in Quarantine, VIC

2020 'Molly-Visual Artist & Founder of 'Quivering in Quarantine,' Conversations in Isolation, Podcast by Media and Communication, RMIT, VIC

2020 Eyeball, Neptune: COVID-19 Collective Dream Journal. Research project by Manisha Anjali

2020 The Splayed Rectum of Reality, Patrick Zaia, Emerging Writers Program SEVENTH Gallery, Melbourne, VIC

AWARDS, SCHOLARSHIPS, GRANTS:

2020 Quick Response Art Grant, Melbourne City Council, Melbourne, VIC

2019 National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) Women's Association Award, Melbourne, VIC

2019 Individual Creative Grant, City of Boroondara, Melbourne, VIC

2019 John Vickery Scholarship, Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne, VIC

PROFESSIONAL RELATED EXPERIENCE:

2020 Founder and co-curator of Quivering in Quarantine Online Exhibition (present)

2020 Studio Assistant/Intern with Zoë Bastin (present) 

2020 Gallery Assistant, No Vacancy Gallery, Melbourne, VIC (frozen due to COVID-19)

2019 Fair Assistant, Affordable Art Fair, Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne, VIC

2018 Curator, Proud, VCA ArtSpace, Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne, VIC

2018 Volunteer, Open Day Faculty of Fine Arts and Music, Student Guide and Disciple Support,

2018 The Octagon and The Stables, Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne, VIC

2017 Volunteer- Seventh Gallery (present)

2017 Student Representative D&PM, Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne VIC

2016 Internship, Di$count Universe, Collingwood, Melbourne VIC