Curriculum Vitae
Born in Perth Australia 22/12/1980. Currently living in Melbourne.

Education
2005 - Bachelor of Arts, La Trobe University. Double Major in Art History & English
2014 - Bachelor of Fine Arts, Painting, The Victorian College of Arts.         


Solo Exhibitions
2017 - 'Wear Me', Tinning Street Presents, Melbourne.

2016 - 'At Kate's Place', artists home studio show, Heidelberg, Melbourne.
2014 - KVMS Retrospect, 69 Smith Street Gallery, Fitzroy, Melbourne.

Group Exhibitions
2017 - Origins, Brunswick Street Gallery
2016 - Fabrik; conceptual, minimalist & performative approaches to textiles, Ian Potter Museum of Art, Melbourne.
Fabrik; performative approaches to textiles, Margaret Lawrence Gallery, Melbourne.

2015 - Bluestone, Melbourne's Living Museum of the West, Maribyrnong, Melbourne.
VCA Award Exhibition, Francoise Alliance, St. Kilda, Melbourne.
Fresh!2015, Craft Victoria, Flinders Lane, Melbourne.
2014 - Lost & Found, 69 Smith Street Gallery, Fitzroy, Melbourne.
Proud, Margaret Lawrence Gallery, Melbourne.
2013 - Co/ed, VCA Student Gallery. Proud, Margaret Lawrence Gallery, Melbourne.
2012 - At Kate’s Place, At Kate’s Place, Coburg, Melbourne.
Fifty Shades of White, VCA Student Gallery.
Proud, Margaret Lawrence Gallery, Melbourne.
Working with what we’ve got, At Kate’s Place, Coburg, Melbourne.
2011 - Proud, VCA Margaret Lawrence Gallery, Melbourne.
2010 - Wall Space, 69 Smith Street Gallery, Fitzroy, Melbourne.


Publications
69Fifteen Publication, artist member catalogue, 2013.
VCA Graduation catalogue, 2014.

Fabrik; conceptual, minimalist & performative approaches to textile. Jane O'Neill, 2016.

Talks & Interviews
2016 - Forum panel discussion with Clementine Barnes & Dana Harris on conceptual approaches to textile, Ian Potter Museum of Art
Artist Talk; Performative approaches to textile, 
Margaret Lawrence Gallery
Radio Interview with Sally Bailleu on RRP Mornington Radio; Fabrik, 2016.
2015 - Interview with Debbie Pryor for Fresh!2015


Awards
2015 - Craft Victoria, Fresh!2015 Award Exhibition, Craft Victoria, Flinders Lane, Melbourne.
Francoise Alliance, VCA Award Exhibition 2015, Francoise Alliance, St. Kilda, Melbourne.



Professional Experience            
2014 - Gallery Co-ordinator & Board Member, 69 Smith Street Gallery
2013 - Social Media Co-ordinator & Committee Member, 69 Smith Street Gallery
2012 – 2015. Founder & curator of At Kate’s Place.

Kate V M Sylvester - kate.kvms@gmail.com