Alice Couttoupes

Born 1989

Lives and works in Sydney


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


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

2018 Collect 2018, Saatchi Gallery, London

2018 Group Show, Kronenberg and Wright Projects


2017 Bernardaud Foundation, Limoges, France

2017 Underbelly Arts Festival, Sydney

2017 Macquarie Group Emerging Art Prize, Sydney


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



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

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



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