b. 1987

Lives and works in Kaurna Yarta/ Adelaide, Australia
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
2014 Diploma of Furniture Design and Technology, TafeSA

Selected Group Exhibitions

2020      Material Girls, Praxisartspace, SA

              CERAMIX, Manly Art Gallery and Museum, NSW

              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

2020   South Australian Graduate Adelaide Fringe Award by Helpmann Academy

            Australia Council Grant Recipient- solo show at CraftACT May 2020

            Helpmann Academy Grant, The Helpmann Academy- solo show at 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

2020  Samstag Museum of Art- Curatorial Assistant

            JamFactory Ceramics Associate

            Mentoring with Lex Stobie- Furniture Maker

2019  Samstag Museum 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)

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