Stephanie Smiedt  
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Born Melbourne, Australia

Lives and works in New York


2001 Bachelor of Fine Arts, National Art School, Sydney


2009 The Churchie Emerging Art Prize (short listed)

2007 Ian Potter Cultural Trust

        International Studio and Curatorial Program, New York

2006 Marten Bequest Travelling Scholarship

        Ripe Contemporary Art Award (short listed)

2001 The Murray Simes Award

        Nokia International Art Award (short listed)

        The Ministers Prize (short listed)

solo exhibitions

2009 Paint  The Hospital Club, London, United Kingdom

2008 Painting  Breenspace, Sydney, Australia

2007 New York ­­– Chalk Horse Gallery, Sydney, Australia

        Drips – Depot Gallery, Sydney, Australia

        NikeScott Livesey Galleries, Melbourne, Australia

2006 NikeDepot Gallery, Sydney, Australia

2005 Sexy but Vacant – Wall Gallery, Melbourne, Australia

        Sexy but Vacant – blank_space, Sydney, Australia

2004 Collected Material – Richmond Galleries, Melbourne, Australia

2002 Posters from Venice – George White Gallery, Melbourne, Australia

selected group exhibitions

2009 Slide Slam Event – Real Art Ways, New York, USA

2008 Nurtureart Benefit – James Cohan Gallery, New York, USA

Window Project  Chashama, New York, USA

2007 Business or Pleasure volume 2 – ISCP, New York, USA

        Business or Pleasure – ISCP, New York, USA

        Replicotta Warriors – Chalk Horse Gallery, Sydney, Australia

2006 Cutting Fields – First Draft Gallery, Sydney, Australia

        Works on PaperFlux Factory, New York, USA

2005 Anti Sedition Laws Artist Protest Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre, Sydney, Australia

        Art Melbourne 2005 – Melbourne, Australia

Art Sydney 2005 – Sydney, Australia

2004 Off the Wall – Wall Gallery, Melbourne, Australia

industry background

2005 – 06 Art Space – Gallery Administration, Sydney, Australia

publications and reviews

2009 Ali Hillman, Paint, exhibition catalogue, August

2008 Cameron Tonkinwise, Hand Processed Paint, exhibition catalogue, November

        Richard Jinkman, Box Office (the best of) art, The (Sydney) Magazine, November

2007 Karen Pakula, Open Gallery, Sydney Morning Herald, December 15th

Paul Bui, Exhibitions, Oyster Magazine, Issue 73

Megan Morton, Well Red, Inside Out, July - August

Richard Jinkman, Box Office (the best of) art, The (Sydney) Magazine, February

Clara Iaccarino, Open Gallery, Sydney Morning Herald, March 3rd

Top Picks: Re-branding Art, City Weekly, February 1st

2006 Dougal Phillips, Half Dozen 2006, November

Sue Wallace, Budding Artist, Border Morning Mail, May 13th

2005 Oliver Watts, Sexy but Vacant, exhibition catalogue, March

Liza Power, If you do One Thing today, The Age, April 1st

Jane Canaway, Eye of the Beholder, City Weekly, March 10th

Peter Young, Beauty in Eye of its Beholder, Community News, April 5th

2003 Penelope Watson, Ego File, Yen Magazine, September