Lucy Irvine

1980 born in Scotland

Education

2010 Master of Fine Art, The Victorian College of  the Arts, Melbourne
1999-02 B.A Fine Art (First Class Honours), Leeds Metropolitan University, Leeds, UK
1998-99 Art Foundation Course Certificate Leith School of Art, Edinburgh, UK

Solo Exhibitions

2010 Folly and Reverie, Jenny Port Gallery, Richmond
2008 The Drift, Jenny Port Gallery, Richmond
2006 Spiked Cell, Red Gallery, North Fitzroy
2005 Life Forms, Incinerator Arts Complex, Moonee Ponds
2005 Containment, Red Gallery, North Fitzroy

Selected Group Exhibitions

2010 Yering Station Sculpture Prize, Yering Station, Yarra Glen
2010 Summer Salon, Jenny Port Gallery, Melbourne
2007 Yering Station Sculpture Exhibition, Yarra Glen
2007 Arnold Bloch Leibler Sculpture Exhibition, Melbourne
2007 Inaugural Exhibition and Gallery Launch, Jenny Port Gallery, Melbourne
2006 Anything Goes II, Mad Gallery, Lancefield
2006 Toorak Village Festival of Sculpture, Toorak
2006 Common Goods, Commonwealth Games Festival, Melbourne Museum
2004 Red Stocking Show, Red Gallery, North Fitzroy
2004 Edna, 10th anniversary of the Edna Lumb Travel Award, Leeds Metropolitan University Gallery, Leeds
2003 Pyramids of Naxos International Art Exhibition, Town Hall, Naxos, Greece.
2001 Beyond Form, Leeds Metropolitan University Studio Gallery, Leeds, UK
2001 Integument, R.K. Burt Gallery, London,UK

Publications

2008 Poetry in a Crown of Thorns, The Age, Robert Nelson, Mar 2008
2008 Around the Galleries, The Age, Megan Backhouse, March 2008
2007 Artist Gives New, Modern Forms to Baskets, Diamond Valley Leader. Oct
2006 Many Hands Make Light Work of Tough Matter, The Age, Penny Webb
2006 Spiked Cell Art Around the Galleries, A2, The Age, Megan Backhouse Oct 28
2005 Brings hardware to life, Sightlines, The Age, Penny Webb, Nov 4
2005 Basket case Around the galleries, A2. The Age, Megan Backhouse, Jun 4
2004 Artists get away from it all, The Leeds Guide, Leeds, U.K

Awards

2006 Common Goods collaborative artist-in-residence, Geelong Gallery
2005 Williamstown Festival Tattersall's Contemporary Art Prize 05, highly commended
2003 Curator/artist in residence, Pyramids of Naxos Art Project, Naxos, Greece
2001 Edna Lumb Travel Award, study of Native American baskets in California, USA
2000 Multidisciplinary Residency, Public Arts, Wakefield, UK