Alice Couttoupes

Born 1989

Lives and works in Sydney

Education

2009-2013 Combined Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Fine Arts with Honours (First Class), College of Fine Arts, University of New South Wales 

 

Current

2017 Bernardaud Foundation, Limoges, France

Upcoming Exhibitions:

2017 Underbelly Arts Festival, Sydney

2017 Macquarie Group Emerging Art Prize, Sydney

Solo Exhibitions

2017 My Blue China, Kronenberg and Wright Artist Projects, Sydney, NSW

2015 Fairgrounds, Chalkhorse Gallery, Darlinghurst, NSW

2014 Eponymic Emperialisms, Chalkhorse Gallery, Darlinghurst, NSW

Group Exhibitions | Selected Past

2016 The Jakarta Contemporary Ceramics Biennale, The National Gallery of Indonesia, Jakarta

2016 The Gold Coast International Ceramic Art Award

2016 Freedman Foundation Travelling Scholarship Exhibition, UNSW Galleries, Sydney, NSW

2016 The Barn, Gruin Gallery, Southampton, New York

2016 The Return To Beauty, Edwina Corlette Gallery, Brisbane, QLD

2016 Porcelain Masters, Kerrie Lowe Gallery, Sydney, NSW

2016 North Queensland Ceramic Art Award, Pinnacles Gallery, Townsville, QLD

2016 Group show- Untitled, Kunstraum Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

 

2015 Choice, Beaver Galleries- Australian Ceramics Triennale, ACT

2015 Metarealism, William Wright Projects, NSW

 

2014 The Dash, SOMA Studios, Surry Hills, NSW

2014 Ashtray, Chasm, Bushwick, New York

2014 Witness Above Ground, Gallery 151, Chelsea, New York

2014 Slow Burn, Kudos Gallery, Paddington, NSW

2014 Hatched, Perth Institute of Contemporary Art (PICA), Northbridge, WA

 

2013 The End is the Beginning, Galleries UNSW, Paddington, NSW

2013 Unforeseen, Inexplicable, F124F space, Paddington, NSW

2013 KUDOS Emerging Artist and Designer Award, Kudos Gallery, Paddington, NSW

2013 The Shape of Things to Come, COFAspace, Paddington, NSW

 

2012 A Fresh Perspective, Kerrie Lowe Gallery, Newtown, NSW

2012 Subversive Clay, The Australian Ceramics Triennale Conference, The Queens Theatre, Adelaide, SA

 

Residencies

2016 (April-May) Happy Lucky Site, Arita, Japan

2015 (June-July) The Pottery Workshop, Jingdezhen, China

 

Awards/Grants

2016 Freedman Foundation Travelling Scholarship

2016 Arts Projects for Individuals and Groups, Australia Council for the Arts

2015-2016  The Marten Bequest Traveling Scholarship

2015 ArtIncubator Foundation recipient

 

2014 ArtStart Grant, Arts Council of Australia

2014 ArtIncubator Foundation recipient

2014 The UNSW/COFA Art Award

2014 The UNSW/COFA Alumni Award

 

2013 The Trudie Alfred Bequest Scholarship

2013 Finalist for KUDOS Emerging Artist and Designer Award

 

2012 Arc Art and Design Grant

 

Publications| Selected Upcoming and Past

2015 The Sydney Morning Herald, 16 July, Choice: ceramics at Beaver Galleries- Exhibition Review

2015 Photofile Magazine Autumn/Winter 2015 Volume no. 96, interview with editor Michael Fitzgerald

 

2014 Art Collector Magazine, Issue 68 April/June, work featured

2014 The Music Magazine, 08 August, Interview