creative cv

in brief:

photography & art:

  • exhibitor as part of 2017 Ballarat International Foto Biennale fringe.
  • awarded first prize ($3000) in the Toyota for we are young and free exhibition and awards for the photographic work ‘hippies use side door’ (2012)
  • selected to exhibit in the Brisbane Art Prize (2016) – linocut print.
  • exhibited photographs in Unsensored (2010, 2013, 2014); Centre for Contemporary Photography’s Salon (2013, 2016).

in english:

  • memoir essay to be published in upcoming issue of meanjin
  • poetry appears in various literary journals: Cordite Poetry Review #57; Southerly 75.1 and Southerly 75.1, Long Paddock supplement; Rabbit (a journal of non-fiction poetry), #16 & #17; Visible Ink #24; Regime 01. published in The Age newspaper as first-prize winner of the 2005 ‘Ideal School’ competition.
  • selected guest of Noted Festival (Canberra, 2016 – unattended); Words in Winter festival (2011); performer at Australian Poetry’s Lines event, a showcase of two poets and two singer-songwriters, performing all original work (2011); performative writer at the Australian Centre of Contemporary Art, for Dora Garcia’s interactive artwork ‘Instant Narrative’, as part of the Melbourne Arts Festival (2011)
  • long-listed for the notjack prize of nature writing (2015)

in italian:

  • full collection of original italian poetry to be published by Coazinzola Press in November 2017.
  • first chapbook of original Italian poetry released thru veteran Florentine publisher Gazebo Verde (2013).
  • 3 month residency in Florence, Italy in order to work intensely with the renowned bilingual poet Elisa Biagini (2013 – continued annually since then).