b. 1987

Lives and works on Kaurna Yerta
sam.gold.artist@gmail.com

Education

2018 Bachelor of Contemporary Arts, The University of South Australia
2016 Advanced Diploma of Transpersonal Art Therapy, Ikon Institute, Adelaide

2015 Arts Admin Certificate IV, Adelaide College of the Arts, SA
2014 Diploma of Furniture Design and Technology, TafeSA

Solo

2021  Bodies made of Bodies, BMG Gallery, SA

Selected Group Exhibitions

2021     The Nature of Being, Dentons Fisher Jefferies Gallery space, curated by CCH, SA

             Section A, SouthWest Contemporary, SA

             STARBURST, EndSpace Gallery, SA

             CERAMIX, Manly Art Gallery and Museum, NSW

2020    Virtual Show, GAGPROJECTS | Greenaway Art Gallery, SA (online)

             Canberra Design Fair, CraftACT, ACT

             Material Girls, Praxisartspace, SA

             A Common Thread, CraftACT, ACT

2019    Material Connections, SALA Floating Goose Studios, SA

             COLLECT: SURFACE, JamFactory, SA

             The Ghan 90th Anniversary Residency Exhibition, SA
             Aequalis, The Australian Ceramic Triennial, Warf 1 Hobart, TAS
             The Helpmann Graduate Exhibition, Drill Hall, SA
             Essential Forms, GAGPROJECTS | Greenaway Art Gallery, SA

2018   FACADE, The University of South Australia Graduate Exhibition, SA

            Interweave, Ensemble Studios, SA

Awards/Grants

2021  The Helpmann Academy Creative Investment Fund

2020   Australia Council Grant Recipient- presentation of a new body of work

            ArtSA COVID-Response grant

            South Australian Graduate Adelaide Fringe Award 

            Australia Council Grant Recipient-  CraftACT May 2020

2019   Merit Award for Academic Excellence, The University of South Australia

            Graduate Award for Excellence, The Helpmann Academy

            JamFactory Award, The Helpmann Academy

            Helpmann Academy Grant, The Helpmann Academy

2018   Friends of SASA Award, The University of South Australia

            The Australian Ceramic Council Award, The University of South Australia

Professional Development

2021  Studio Assistant to Jesse Jones, Dublin Irish Artist for Tremble, Tremble- object maker

2020  Guildhouse CATAPULT mentorship with Jane Robertson and David Pedler

         Internship assisting Juz Kitson's 2020 Jan Murphy Solo, Milton, NSW

         Samstag Museum of Art- Collection and Curatorial Assistant

           JamFactory Ceramics Tenant

2019  Samstag Museum Collections and Gallery Assistant

         Guildhouse The Ghan 90th Anniversary Residency 

            Helpmann Academy George Street Studio Residency

2018   Helpmann Academy Elevate Mentorship with Kirsten Coelho

            Helpmann Academy Group Grant to travel and attend the Tasmania Ceramic Triennial (May 2019)

Douglas fir Feasting and Oregon Offerings, 2020

Photography by Sam Roberts