Light and Shadow

Resume

Resume

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Education:

• 2011 - Australian National University School of Art, Bachelor of Fine Arts (Majoring in Drawing and Printmedia)

• 2012 - Rigging/High Risk License

• 2016 – Working at Heights

• Currently studying an Undergraduate degree in Business Management through Griffith University. 

 

Productions/Performances:

2021:

• Directed "Tempo" by the Flying Fruit Flies Circus, toured NSW and VIC

• Directed cinema commercial for the Flying Fruit Flies Circus

• Directed performances by the Flying Fruit Flies Circus at the Arbour Festival Tumbarumba, NSW

• Performed commissioned act for the Albury Chess Club at QE2 square, Albury

2020: 
• Performed 'Wild Boyz' with G.O.P Entertainment in Munster, Germany

• Performed a solo physical theatre work as part of the CTC Livestream series at the Canberra Theatre. 

• Extra in the film "Strut Your Stuff"by the Australian Dance Party, Canberra​

• Performed and Directed 'L'Entreprise du Risque', the premeire performance of the Belconnen Arts Centre, Canberra

• Performed 'Lake March' by Australian Dance Party, Canberra


2019
• Performed ‘Model Citizens’, by Circus Oz, in Colombia
• Performed as a part of 'Sound and Fury', at the Art not Apart Festival, Canberra
• Toured a cabaret act to Edinburgh Fringe 2019 and performed in a number of variety shows.
• Performed for CIRCA in the co-production of 'English Baroque' in major capital cities, AUS
• Guest artist on the research of 'Flight' by Lingua Franca, hosted by Legs on the Wall.
• Research and Development for self directed project "Eyes Wide" (draft title) hosted by Legs on the Wall.

 

2018
• Performed ‘Model Citizens’, by Circus Oz, at the Sydney Festival
• Performed ‘Fallot’ by Company 2, at the Adelaide Fringe Festival
• Performed ‘Model Citizens’, by Circus Oz, on the 2018 Australian Tour
• Performed ‘Model Citizens’ by Circus Oz, at the Teatro Circo Price, Madrid, Spain
• Performed ‘Model Citizens’ by Circus Oz, at the Tollwood Winter Festival, Munich, Germany
• Creative Development on “Precarious” by Circus Oz
• Premier Season of “Precarious” by Circus Oz in the Royal Botanical Gardens Victoria

 

2017
• Development, rehearsal and performed for ‘Model Citizens’, by Circus Oz, debut March 2017, tour through QLD, NSW, VIC and China
• Tour Manager, Technician and Director of ‘Hardly Working’, by Poncho Circus in Canberra and WA
• Performed ‘Hardly Working’, by Poncho Circus at Mullumbimby Circus Festival 2017
• Performed ‘If these walls could talk’ by Dislocate at the Wuzhen Theatre festival, China and Shanghai Dance festival, China 2017
• Performed ‘Tin Top Tour’ with Circus Oz, regional VIC, 2017

 

2016
• Development and creation of ‘Hardly Working’, by Poncho Circus in Canberra, WA
• Development and creation of ‘MIGHTY’, by Lingua Franca in Bathurst, NSW

 

2015
• Casus 2015 Tour, Knee Deep, at the Spoletto Festival in Charleston, USA
• Casus 2015 Tour, Knee Deep, at the Chicago Contemporary Circus Festival, USA
• Casus 2015 Tour, Knee Deep, at the Avignon Fringe Festival, France
• Rigging for Circa’s production of ‘Close Up’, at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, UK
• Lost in Translation Circus’ production of ‘ Hogwallops’, Edinburgh Fringe, UK
• Poncho Circus’ production at Mullumbimby Circus Festival, NSW
• Highwire Entertainment production of Papilion, Melbourne, VIC
• Poncho Circus corporate performances in Phuket Thailand at the Regent Hotel
• Performance of ‘Underground’ by Poncho Circus at SkyLark Summer Camp, VIC
• Season of ‘Underground’ by Poncho Circus, ACT
• Season of ‘Underground’ by Poncho Circus at FringeWorld Perth, WA
• Performances at the Adelaide Fringe Festival as a part of Le Petit Circus and a solo
Artist, SA
• Season of ‘Illuminate’ at the Adelaide Fringe Festival, SA

 

2014
• Performance of “Illuminate” by Madhouse Circus, QLD
• Performance of “It’s Up To You“ by Poncho Circus for YouAreHere Festival, ACT
• Performances at Catapult Festival as part of Poncho Circus, NSW
• Performances at the Adelaide Fringe Festival as a part of Le Petit Circus and a solo artist, SA
• Performance of a site specific work at The National Folk Festival, ACT

 

2013
• A season production of “It’s Poncho! It’s Circus“ performed at Floriade Night Fest, Ql2 Theatre and New Acton Nishi Gallery, ACT
• Production “Circus Fiesta“, performed alongside Circus Monoxide, NSW
• Poncho Circus performance at TEDx Canberra, ACT
• A season production of Poncho Circus’ “Drawn In“ at New Acton, ACT
• A number of Poncho Circus performances as a part of the Canberra Centenary, including The Village at Glebe Park, Art Not Apart, You Are Here, Parties at the Shops, Corinbank Festival, the National Folk Festival, ACT
• An extended season of “Drawn In” at New Acton, ACT

 

2012
• Creative development and performance at the Catapult Emerging Artist Festival, NSW
• A premier of Poncho Circus’ “Underground“at Ql2 Theatre and Belconnen Theatre, ACT
• Warehouse Circus Major Production - De Barri’s bizarre at the Street Theatre, ACT

Residencies and Awards

2021: 

• ArtsACT project funding for solo show development $36,096

• Flying Fruit Flies Circus "Under Construction" 2 weeks studio residency

• Belconnen Arts Centre "Rhizome" resident artist with Lingua Franca

• QL2 Dance studio residency 

• HotHouse Theatre "Greenhouse" residency

• Circus Oz Circus Arts Incubator Associate Program 

2020: 
• ArtsACT project funding for solo show development $9,166

• ArtsACT HOMEFRONT funding $10,000

• Flying Fruit Flies Circus "Make Our Way Out" 3 weeks studio residency and $2,000

• Ainslie and Gorman Arts Centre Residency for solo show development

• Legs on the Wall 'One on One' Residency for solo show development

• CAPO Materials fees and COVID relief $500

2019

• CAPO MPS Travel and Tourism Award $2,000

• QL2 Dance studio residency for show development with Amanda Lee

• Legs on the Wall 'Spark' Residency for Flight' by Lingua Franca and show development with Amanda Lee

2017

• Ainslie and Gorman Arts Centre Residency for show development with Poncho Circus

2016
• Ainslie and Gorman Arts Centre Residency for show development with Poncho Circus

Artistic exhibitions and commissions

2020

• Artistic consultation and mentor ship with Ela Bartilomo (Brisbane based visual artist and acrobat), Brisbane, QLD

2018 

• Prop design and construction for Company 2 - Silicone heart as part of 'Fallot', Brisbane, QLD

2017

• Illustrated children's book 'Llama entre las llamas'by Daniel Bernadi, published in Argentina

• Prop design and construction for Ian Richardson "Circus Cleaner" act, toured international from 2017-20

• Prop design and construction for Ela Bartilomo "Fast Fashion"performed as part of NICA showcase 2017, VIC

• Poster Design for the Circus Spot, Melbourne, VIC

• Poster Design for Poncho Circus - Hardly Working, Canberra, ACT

• Set and prop construction for Poncho Circus - Hardly working, Canberra, ACT

2016 

• Logo design for Company Here and Now, Melbourne, VIC

2013 

• Poster Design for Warehouse Circus - Little shop of Horrors, Canberra, ACT

• Poster Design for Poncho Circus - Drawn In, Its Poncho Its Circus, Canberra, ACT

• Facilitation of Drawing Workshops, Hawker College, Canberra, ACT

• Painting commission for entrance to the 100 Harlequin festival as part of the Centenary of Canberra 

• Monthly Winner of 'Bushweek' painting competition at the ANU, Canberra, ACT

2012

• Group Exhibition "Fragments" at the Canberra Contemporary Art Space, ACT 

• Group Exhibition "Fragments" at the Chrissie Cotter Gallery, Sydney, NSW 

• Poster Design for Warehouse Circus - Around the World, De Barris Bizarre, Canberra, ACT

• Poster Design for Poncho Circus - Underground, Canberra, ACT

• Set Design and Construction for Poncho Circus, Underground, Canberra, ACT

• Facilitation of drawing workshops at Trundle Primary school, NSW

2011

• ANU graduate exhibition School of Art and Design, Canberra, ACT

• Exhibition 'Many Hands' at the ANU School of Art and Design, Canberra, ACT

• Facilitation of clay 'Rodin' workshop as part of Sculpture Garden Sunday at the NGA, Canberra, ACT