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Benjamin Kovacsy

Lives and works in Perth, Western Australia

 

Education

2004

B.A. Fine Art, Curtin University of Technology, Bentley, W.A.

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2013

PICA Salon, Perth Institute of Contemporary Art, Northbridge, W.A.

2012

Xmas Art Mix, Galerie Düsseldorf, Mosman Park, W.A

City of Joondalup Invitation Art Award, Great Space, Joondalup, W.A.

Here & Now 2012, Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery, University of Western Australia, W.A.

Selected Works from City of Joondalup Invitation Art Award 2011, The Gallery, Ellenbrook, W.A.

2011

Wilderness Years, OK Gallery, Northbridge, W.A.

City of Joondalup Invitation Art Award, Great Space, Joondalup, W.A.

Selected Works from City of Joondalup Invitation Art Award 2011, The Gallery, Ellenbrook, W.A.

Footlocker Art Prize, Surrey Hills, N.S.W.

2010

City of Joondalup Invitation Art Award, Great Space, Joondalup, W.A.

Garden//Art//Action, Stirling Gardens, Perth, W.A.

Wanneroo Art Awards, Wanneroo Council Building, Wanneroo, W.A.

City of Melville Sculpture Walk, Deep Water Point, Mt Pleasant, W.A.

2009

Staff Room, Moores Building, Fremantle, W.A.

Midland Art Exhibition, Midland, W.A.

South Perth Emerging Artist Award, South Perth, W.A.

In The Orchards, Biodynamic Festival, Highvale Orchards, Pickering Brook, W.A.

2006

Bunbury Survey, Bunbury Regional Art Galleries, Bunbury W.A.

2005

One Foot In the Door, The Zero Quattro, Breadbox gallery, Perth. W.A.

4×5 Exchange: “Where We’re From The Birds Sing A Pretty Song”, Rocket Art Gallery, Newcastle, N.S.W.

Alter Ego, Awesome Arts Festival 2005, Breadbox Gallery, Perth, W.A.

Supermart, Breadbox Gallery, Perth W.A.

Post Art, Bunbury Regional Art Galleries, Bunbury W.A.

2004

Supermart, Breadbox Gallery, Perth W.A.

Curtin Degree Show, Curtin University of Technology Perth, W.A.

 

Awards & Residencies

Artist In Residence 2012: Perth Institute of Contemporary Art, Northbridge, W.A.

Sculpture prize: 2011 City of Stirling art award & exhibition

Award for excellence: 2010 City of Joondalup invitation art awards

Sculpture prize: 2010 City of Wanneroo art awards

Emerging artist acquisitive award: 2009 City of South Perth emerging artist awards

Judges commendation: Bunbury survey, 2006