Biography

Miranda Skoczek has held solo exhibitions in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane. Her work has been included international group exhibitions in Hong Kong and Denmark. Skoczek has a Bachelor of Fine Arts (Painting) from the Victorian College of the Arts. She has been profiled in publications including Art Guide Australia, Australian Art Review and Vogue Living. Skoczek’s work is held in the collection of Artbank and prominent institutional, corporate and private collections.

Miranda Skoczek is represented by Edwina Corlette Gallery (Brisbane) and Nicholas Thompson Gallery (Melbourne).

Photograph: Simon Strong

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Born 1977, Melbourne
Lives and works in Melbourne

Education

2004 Bachelor of Fine Arts – Painting, Victorian College of the Arts
2001 Diploma of Visual Art – Painting, Victoria University of Technology
1997 Diploma of Applied Arts & Graphic Design, Canberra Institute of Technology

Solo Exhibitions

2018 ‘New Show’, Edwina Corlette Gallery, Brisbane
2018 ‘Flashes Across The Field’, Nicholas Thompson Gallery, Melbourne
2017 ‘Rags, Rugs and Lion Heads’, Edwina Corlette Gallery, Brisbane
2017 ‘Physical Thinking’, Arthouse Gallery, Sydney
2017 Fragments and Sunbeams’, NKN Gallery, Melbourne
2016 ‘Crazy Patchwork’, Edwina Corlette Gallery, Brisbane
2016 ‘Fragments and Fantasy’, Arthouse Gallery, Rushcutters Bay, Sydney
2016 ‘All the Places’, NKN Gallery, Melbourne
2014 ‘Constructed Reality’, Edwina Corlette Gallery, Brisbane
2013 ‘Historical Panorama’, Edwina Corlette Gallery, Brisbane
2012 ‘Spirit Garden’, Edwina Corlette Gallery, Brisbane
2012 ‘Unicorns and Alchemy’, Iain Dawson Gallery, Sydney
2011 ‘Animal Fantastical’, Edwina Corlette Gallery, Brisbane
2009 ‘Patterns of Knowledge’, Edwina Corlette Gallery, Brisbane
2009 ‘Rhythm & Memory’, Gilligan Grant Gallery, Melbourne
2008 ‘The Beautiful and the Good’, Gilligan Grant Gallery, Melbourne

Group Exhibition

2018 Sydney Contemporary Art Fair, Edwina Corlette Gallery
2018 Melbourne Pop-Up Exhibition, Besser Space, Edwina Corlette Gallery, Brisbane
2017 Sydney Contemporary Art Fair, Edwina Corlette Gallery
2017 ‘The Human Experience, We Are The Ones Doing works on 2017
2017 Canvas/Paintings XXXX’, Carlsberg Byens Galleri & Kunstsalon, Copenhagen
2017 ‘9×5 NOW’, Margaret Lawrence Gallery VCA, Melbourne
2015 Sydney Contemporary Art Fair, Edwina Corlette Gallery, Brisbane
2013 ‘Gorman Choose your own Adventure’, Gorman The Galleries, Sydney
2013 ‘True Self’, Jacky Winter Group, Melbourne
2013 Sydney Contemporary Art Fair, Edwina Corlette Gallery, Brisbane
2012 ‘The Design Files Open House’, Melbourne
2012 ‘Melbourne Art Fair’, Edwina Corlette Gallery
2012 ‘The Small Works Exhibition’, Edwina Corlette Gallery, Brisbane
2010 ‘Christmas show’, Edwina Corlette Gallery, Brisbane
2010 ‘Directors Selection’, Carbon Black Gallery, Melbourne

Collections

Artbank
Crown Metropol
Collection of the Mater Hospital
Brian Tucker Collection

Prizes

2018 Finalist, King’s Art Show Prize, The King’s School, Sydney
2004 Painting Prize, Victorian College of the Arts, Graduate Show

Bibliography

2017 Feature, Louise Martin-Chew, Art Guide, 9 November
2017 Melbourne Fashion Festival: Artist Miranda Skoczek showcases a world of treasures’, The Sydney Morning Herald, 3 March
2016 Feature, In Residence: Celebrate Colour, Vogue Living, April
2015 Feature, The Tale of Miranda & Harper Skoczek, The Grace Tales, 12 May
2013 Arent & Pyke, The Design Files, In/Out Design Blog
2012 Interview, The Design Files, 12 October
2011 Prue Gibson, Art Watch, Review, Australian Art Review