No. 13 Baby

By Kailum Graves

Medium: Pigment Print

Size: 40cm by 121cm

General Information: Showing in the Bulimba Gallery

DESCRIPTION


About the Artist

Kailum Graves is an artist and binary archivist critically obsessed with the artifactual digital object. He works predominantly in the medium of photography and within the sphere of the photographic process, including large-scale video installations. His practice reflects the influence of technology on the photographic medium and sits resolutely within the context of future movements of contemporary photography.

Eduction

2011 Bachelor of Arts (Honours), Art History, The University of Queensland
2008 Bachelor of Arts, Art History and Philosophy, The University of Queensland

Complementary Education


2013 Bachelor of Photography, Queensland College of Art, Griffith University
~ Graduated early with a Diploma of Photography, Southbank Institute of Technology
2005 Diploma of Business, Southbank Institute of Technology

Exhibitions

2018
Clayton Utz Art Award, Clayton Utz, Brisbane (October-September)
JETZT KUNST N°6 – New Media [Curated by Céline Matter & Jetzt Kunst foundation], Max Frisch Bad (Freibad Letzigraben), Zürich, Switzerland (October-November)
unFramed, Cool Art Gallery, Coolum (August-September)
NES Artist Residency 10 Year Alumni Exhibition, Summer Arts Festival, Akureyri, Iceland (July)
Stanthorpe Art Festival, Stanthorpe Regional Art Gallery, Stanthorpe (June-July)
NES Artist Residency 10 Year Alumni Exhibition, Skagaströnd, Iceland (June)
BAI Open House (artspring 2018), Berlin Art Institute, Berlin (May)

2017
Clayton Utz Art Award, Clayton Utz, Brisbane (October-September)
After Hiroshima (And Beyond), B#SIDE WAR & IoDeposito [with funding from UNESCO and the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum], Treviso (August-October)
Children of Hiroshima, B#SIDE WAR & IoDeposito [with funding from UNESCO and the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum], Venice (August)
(dis)placement [curated by Gabriela Davies], Arte Clube Jacarandá, Rio de Janeiro (July-August)
Artist-led: Crates on Wheels [touring exhibition], Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery, Toowoomba (February-November)
Paramor Prize: Art + Innovation, Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre (February-April)
(dis)placement [curated by Gabriela Davies], Ugly Duck Off Quay, London (February-March)
Contemporary Art Awards, Online Exhibition, Brisbane (January-June)

2016
Digital Portraiture Award, National Portrait Gallery, Canberra (December-April)
Clayton Utz Art Award, Clayton Utz, Brisbane (October-September)
Incinerator Art Award, Incinerator Gallery, Melbourne (October-December)
Fremantle Arts Centre Print Award, Fremantle Arts Centre, Fremantle (September-November)
Contemporary Localised Survey, Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne (September-October)
CLICK 2016 Photography Art Prize, Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne (September)
Toowoomba Biennial Emerging Artists Award, Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery, Toowoomba (August-October)
Miércoles de SOMA, SOMA, Mexico City (August)
Contemporary Art Awards, Online Exhibition, Brisbane (July-December)
Four Walls [curated by Bethany O’Connor], Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne (June-July)
Art Now Revisited, Kensington Contemporary, Chippendale Creative Precinct, Sydney (June-July)
Stanthorpe Art Festival, Stanthorpe Regional Art Gallery, Stanthorpe (June-July)
Chippendale New World Art Prize, Kensington Contemporary, Chippendale Creative Precinct, Sydney (June)
MAMA Art Foundation National Photography Prize, Murray Art Museum Albury, Albury (May-August)
Noosa Art Award, Noosa Regional Gallery, Noosa (May-June)
Moreton Bay Art Awards, Pine Rivers Art Gallery, Moreton Bay (May)

2015
Incinerator Art Award, Incinerator Gallery, Melbourne (October-December)

2013
Happy Birthday To Me, Queensland College of Art, Griffith University (September)

Awards & Grants

2018
Funding Recipient, Career Development Grants Individuals and Groups, Australia Council for the Arts
Finalist, Clayton Utz Art Award, Clayton Utz
Finalist, Stanthorpe Art Prize, Stanthorpe Regional Art Gallery
Winner, Inaugural BigCi and Red Gate Gallery artist residency exchange program, Beijing, China

2017
Funding Recipient, Individuals Fund, Arts Queensland
Finalist, Clayton Utz Art Award, Clayton Utz
Shortlisted, John Fries Award (top 40 of 600+ entries), UNSW Galleries
Users’ Choice, Digital Project of the Month, Kunstbulletin 4/2017, Zürich
Finalist, Paramor Prize: Art + Innovation, Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre
Finalist, The Wyndham Art Prize, Wyndham Cultural Centre
Finalist, Contemporary Art Awards, Online Exhibition
Showcase Winner, 9th 2017 ArtSlant Prize, ArtSlant

2016
Finalist, Digital Portraiture Award, National Portrait Gallery
Winner, Clayton Utz Art Award, Clayton Utz
Finalist, MAMA Art Foundation National Photography Prize, Murray Art Museum Albury
Finalist, Fremantle Arts Centre Print Award, Fremantle Arts Centre
Finalist, Uncover: Emerging Artist Award, Perth Centre of Photography
Winner, Toowoomba Biennial Emerging Artists Award, Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery
Shortlisted, Royal Ulster Academy’s 135th Annual Exhibition, Ulster Museum
Finalist, Incinerator Art Award, Incinerator Gallery
Finalist, Chippendale New World Art Prize, Kensington Contemporary
Finalist, Stanthorpe Art Festival Art Prize, Stanthorpe Regional Art Gallery
Finalist, Contemporary Art Awards, Online Exhibition
Unanimously Voted Artist, (dis)placement project, London
Finalist, Noosa Art Award, Noosa Regional Gallery
Finalist, Moreton Bay Art Awards, Pine Rivers Art Gallery
Finalist, International Residency, Bitamine Faktoria, Basque Country
Funding Recipient, Creative Individuals Career Fund, Copyright Agency
Showcase Winner, 9th 2016 ArtSlant Prize, ArtSlant
Showcase Winner, 4th 2016 ArtSlant Prize, ArtSlant
Showcase Winner, 3rd 2016 ArtSlant Prize, ArtSlant
Juried Winner, 2nd 2016 ArtSlant Prize, ArtSlant
Showcase Winner, 1st 2016 ArtSlant Prize, ArtSlant

2015
Finalist, Incinerator Art Award, Incinerator Gallery

2013
Griffith Award for Academic Excellence – Ranked Top 5%, Griffith University

2008
Commonwealth Government Scholarship, The University of Queensland

2007
Dean’s Commendation for High Achievement, The University of Queensland
Commonwealth Government Scholarship, The University of Queensland

2005
Dean’s Commendation for High Achievement, The University of Queensland

Conferences & Symposiums


2018 Presenter, ‘Culture Jamming’, Critical Animals Creative Research Symposium (This is Not Art), Newcastle, Australia
2018 Panellist, ‘Value’, This is Not Art, Newcastle, Australia
2016 SOMA Summer: Archive Fever, SOMA, Mexico City, Mexico

Residencies


2018 Artist-in-residence, Red Gate Gallery, Beijing, China
2018 Artist-in-residence, Berlin Art Institute, Berlin, Germany
2018 Artist-in-residence, NES Artist Residency, Skagaströnd, Iceland
2017 Artist-in-residence, House Conspiracy, Brisbane, Australia
2017 Artist-in-residence, NES Artist Residency, Skagaströnd, Iceland
2016 Artist-in-residence, Rights of Nature Tribunal, Australian Earth Laws Alliance, Brisbane, Australia

Commissions


2019 William Jolly Bridge Artwork Projection Program, Brisbane
2016 Public Art Commission, unFramed, Coolum Beach

Collections


Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery, Toowoomba
Private Collections, Australia

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