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James  PARRETT     (born 1976)
  
  JAMES PARRETT
   
  BIOGRAPHY
   
1976 Born Melbourne, Victoria
  Lives and works Melbourne
   
  EDUCATION
   
1998 B.A. Sculpture, Monash University, Melbourne
2002 B.A. Sculpture (Honours), Victoria College of the Arts, Melbourne
   
  SOLO EXHIBITIONS
   
2014 Open Studio, Gould Galleries, Melbourne
2013 Arc, Gould Galleries, Melbourne
2011 Intersect, Gould Galleries, Melbourne (with Emma Langridge)
2006 4square, Upstairs Flinders Lane Gallery, Melbourne
2003 Some New Sculptures, Murdoch & Barclay Gallery, Melbourne
2001 Recent Sculptures, Murdoch & Barclay Gallery, Melbourne
   
  SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
   
2016 Montalto Windery Sculpture Prize, Red Hill, Victoria, WINNER
2015 The Director’s Choice 2015, Gould Galleries, Melbourne
  Yering Station Sculpture Exhibition and Awards 2015, Yarra Glen, Victoria
  Sculpture on the Wharf Exhibition 2015, Woolloomooloo, NSW
2014 McClelland Contemporary Sculpture Survey + Award, Langwarrin, Victoria
  Yering Station Sculpture Exhibition and Awards 2014, Yarra Glen, Victoria
  Montalto Winery Sculpture Prize, Red Hill, Victoria
  Toyota Sculpture 14 Exhibiton, Port Melbourne, Victoria
  The Lorne Sculpture Biennale, Lorne, Vicotria
2013 Montalto Winery Sculpture Prize, Red Hill, Victoria
  Yering Station Sculpture Exhibition and Awards 2013, Yarra Glen, Victoria
  Sculpture for Sight, Adelaide, South Australia
2012 McClelland Contemporary Sculpture Survey + Award, Langwarrin, Victoria
  The Melbourne Sculpture Prize 2012, Melbourne
  Toorak Village Festival of Sculpture, Melbourne
  Montalto Winery Sculpture Prize, Red Hill, Victoria
2011 Yering Station Sculpture Exhibition and Awards 2011, Yarra Glen, Victoria
  Spectacle and Observer, Traffic Jam Gallery, Neutral Bay, NSW
  Allsorts, Gould Galleries, Melbourne
  Sculpture 2011, Brenda May Gallery, Sydney
2010 McClelland Contemporary Sculpture Survey + Award, Langwarrin, Victoria
  Deakin University small sculpture prize, Burwood, Victoria
  Yering station sculpture prize, Yarra Glen, Victoria                      
  Swell Sculpture Festival, Currumbin Beach, Queensland
  Toorak Village Festival of Sculpture, Melbourne
  Montalto Winery Sculpture Prize, Red Hill, Victoria
2009 Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi, Sydney
  Lorne Sculpture Prize, Lorne, Victoria
  Object and Construct, Axia Modern Art, Melbourne
  Montalto Winery Sculpture Prize, Red Hill, Victoria
2008 Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi, Sydney
  Toorak Village Festival of Sculpture, Melbourne                 
  Melbourne International Flower + Garden Show Sculpture exhibition,
  Melbourne
  Contempora 2 Sculpture Prize, Docklands, Melbourne
2007 McClelland Contemporary Sculpture Survey + Award, Langwarrin, Victoria
  Sculpture 2007, Australian Art Resources, Southbank, Melbourne
  Exploration Seven. Flinders Lane Gallery, Melbourne
  S, VCA Gallery, Melbourne
  Montalto winery sculpture prize, Red Hill, Victoria
2006 Moreland Sculpture Prize, Melbourne
  Williamstown Festival - Tattersall’s Contemporary Art Prize, Melbourne
  Montalto winery sculpture prize, Red Hill, Victoria
2005 McClelland Contemporary Sculpture Survey + Award. Langwarrin, Victoria
2003 Design Festa, Odaiba Big Site Convention Centre, Tokyo, Japan
  Keith & Helen Murdoch Travel Scholarship, V.C.A Gallery, Southbank,
  Melbourne
2002 Grad show, V.C.A School of Art, Melbourne                       
  Woollahra Sculpture Prize, Woollahra Council Chambers, Sydney
  The Honours Show, V.C.A Student Gallery, Melbourne
2001 Association of Sculptors of Victoria Annual Exhibition, Telstra Building,
  Melbourne
  Ox cart studio group exhibition, Preview Gallery, Melbourne
2000 Is that the time-no that is a wrist watch, Mass Gallery, Melbourne
  (Next Wave Festival)
1999 Central Gold fields Sculpture Award, C.G.R.A.C, Maryborough, Victoria
1998 Monash Uni- Ararat Gallery, Ararat Tafe, Ararat, Victoria
  (Next Wave Festival)
1997 What’s all that about, Fresh Gallery, Melbourne
   
  AWARDS/ RESIDENCIES/ COMMISSIONS
   
2016 Winner of the Montalto Winery Scuplture Prize 2016
2012 The Rabaul and Montevideo Maru Memorial, Australian War Memorial,
  Canberra ACT
  Shortlisted for the McClelland Sculpture Survey and Award 2012
2011 Invited (one of ten sculptors shortlisted) for the Southern
  Way/McClelland Peninsula Link Major Sculpture Commission,
  Mornington, Victoria
2010 Short listed (one of four sculptors) for the Red Hill shopping centre
  public art commission, Red Hill, ACT
2009 Metricon ‘Mandalay at Beveridge’ Hume Highway Commission
  Beveridge, Victoria
  Short listed (one of three sculptors) for proposed Chadstone shopping
  Centre western forecourt entrance commission, Chadstone, Melbourne
2008 Australand foyer commission, Rhodes Corporate Park, Rhodes N.S.W
2007 Short listed (one of four sculptors) for Proposed Crown Towers Hotel
  Lobby Commission, Southbank, Melbourne
2006 Wall piece for the new Becasse restaurant, Sydney C.B.D
2002 BMW Executive Lounge/sales room commission, Southbank, Melbourne
2001 Second Prize, The Tina Wentcher Prize, Association of Sculptors of
  Victoria Annual Exhibition, Telstra Building, Melbourne
1998 Hotel Sofitel Banner Project, Melbourne City Council and Hotel Sofitel
  3rd year Open Day Sculpture Prize, Monash University
   
  COLLECTIONS
   
  Australian War Memorial, Canberra
  High Court of Australia, Canberra
  Monash University, Melbourne
  Becasse Restaurant, Sydney
  Spring and Parks Commercial and Industrial Property Consultants,
  Melbourne
  Numerous private collections
   
  PUBLICATIONS
   
  Cullum-Jenkins, Charlotte. Beveridge Boom Begins, North Central
  Review, May 2009
  Backhouse, Megan. New kids on the block, Art Gallery Guide, May 2007
  Makin, Jeff. Exploration 7, The Herald Sun, May 2007
  Kelly, Brooke. Welding a bond with audience, The Moreland Leader,
  November 2006
  Staff members: James Parrett, October-February 2006
  McClelland Gallery and Sculpture Park Newsletter, October 2005
  McDonald, John. Marvels in Miniature, The Financial Review, October 2002
  Evans, Holly. Until December 3, The Age, November 2001
  Kelly, Alexandra. Flying the Banner for Art, The Melbourne Times, August
  1998
  McCulloch, Susan. Trio go to the wall for sake of their Art, The Australian
  July 1998
  Cawthorne, Zelda. Welcome to Hotel d’art, Herald Sun, February 1998
                                                                                            
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Curriculum Vitae
  
  JAMES PARRETT
   
  BIOGRAPHY
   
1976 Born Melbourne, Victoria
  Lives and works Melbourne
   
  EDUCATION
   
1998 B.A. Sculpture, Monash University, Melbourne
2002 B.A. Sculpture (Honours), Victoria College of the Arts, Melbourne
   
  SOLO EXHIBITIONS
   
2014 Open Studio, Gould Galleries, Melbourne
2013 Arc, Gould Galleries, Melbourne
2011 Intersect, Gould Galleries, Melbourne (with Emma Langridge)
2006 4square, Upstairs Flinders Lane Gallery, Melbourne
2003 Some New Sculptures, Murdoch & Barclay Gallery, Melbourne
2001 Recent Sculptures, Murdoch & Barclay Gallery, Melbourne
   
  SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
   
2016 Montalto Windery Sculpture Prize, Red Hill, Victoria, WINNER
2015 The Director’s Choice 2015, Gould Galleries, Melbourne
  Yering Station Sculpture Exhibition and Awards 2015, Yarra Glen, Victoria
  Sculpture on the Wharf Exhibition 2015, Woolloomooloo, NSW
2014 McClelland Contemporary Sculpture Survey + Award, Langwarrin, Victoria
  Yering Station Sculpture Exhibition and Awards 2014, Yarra Glen, Victoria
  Montalto Winery Sculpture Prize, Red Hill, Victoria
  Toyota Sculpture 14 Exhibiton, Port Melbourne, Victoria
  The Lorne Sculpture Biennale, Lorne, Vicotria
2013 Montalto Winery Sculpture Prize, Red Hill, Victoria
  Yering Station Sculpture Exhibition and Awards 2013, Yarra Glen, Victoria
  Sculpture for Sight, Adelaide, South Australia
2012 McClelland Contemporary Sculpture Survey + Award, Langwarrin, Victoria
  The Melbourne Sculpture Prize 2012, Melbourne
  Toorak Village Festival of Sculpture, Melbourne
  Montalto Winery Sculpture Prize, Red Hill, Victoria
2011 Yering Station Sculpture Exhibition and Awards 2011, Yarra Glen, Victoria
  Spectacle and Observer, Traffic Jam Gallery, Neutral Bay, NSW
  Allsorts, Gould Galleries, Melbourne
  Sculpture 2011, Brenda May Gallery, Sydney
2010 McClelland Contemporary Sculpture Survey + Award, Langwarrin, Victoria
  Deakin University small sculpture prize, Burwood, Victoria
  Yering station sculpture prize, Yarra Glen, Victoria                      
  Swell Sculpture Festival, Currumbin Beach, Queensland
  Toorak Village Festival of Sculpture, Melbourne
  Montalto Winery Sculpture Prize, Red Hill, Victoria
2009 Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi, Sydney
  Lorne Sculpture Prize, Lorne, Victoria
  Object and Construct, Axia Modern Art, Melbourne
  Montalto Winery Sculpture Prize, Red Hill, Victoria
2008 Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi, Sydney
  Toorak Village Festival of Sculpture, Melbourne                 
  Melbourne International Flower + Garden Show Sculpture exhibition,
  Melbourne
  Contempora 2 Sculpture Prize, Docklands, Melbourne
2007 McClelland Contemporary Sculpture Survey + Award, Langwarrin, Victoria
  Sculpture 2007, Australian Art Resources, Southbank, Melbourne
  Exploration Seven. Flinders Lane Gallery, Melbourne
  S, VCA Gallery, Melbourne
  Montalto winery sculpture prize, Red Hill, Victoria
2006 Moreland Sculpture Prize, Melbourne
  Williamstown Festival - Tattersall’s Contemporary Art Prize, Melbourne
  Montalto winery sculpture prize, Red Hill, Victoria
2005 McClelland Contemporary Sculpture Survey + Award. Langwarrin, Victoria
2003 Design Festa, Odaiba Big Site Convention Centre, Tokyo, Japan
  Keith & Helen Murdoch Travel Scholarship, V.C.A Gallery, Southbank,
  Melbourne
2002 Grad show, V.C.A School of Art, Melbourne                       
  Woollahra Sculpture Prize, Woollahra Council Chambers, Sydney
  The Honours Show, V.C.A Student Gallery, Melbourne
2001 Association of Sculptors of Victoria Annual Exhibition, Telstra Building,
  Melbourne
  Ox cart studio group exhibition, Preview Gallery, Melbourne
2000 Is that the time-no that is a wrist watch, Mass Gallery, Melbourne
  (Next Wave Festival)
1999 Central Gold fields Sculpture Award, C.G.R.A.C, Maryborough, Victoria
1998 Monash Uni- Ararat Gallery, Ararat Tafe, Ararat, Victoria
  (Next Wave Festival)
1997 What’s all that about, Fresh Gallery, Melbourne
   
  AWARDS/ RESIDENCIES/ COMMISSIONS
   
2016 Winner of the Montalto Winery Scuplture Prize 2016
2012 The Rabaul and Montevideo Maru Memorial, Australian War Memorial,
  Canberra ACT
  Shortlisted for the McClelland Sculpture Survey and Award 2012
2011 Invited (one of ten sculptors shortlisted) for the Southern
  Way/McClelland Peninsula Link Major Sculpture Commission,
  Mornington, Victoria
2010 Short listed (one of four sculptors) for the Red Hill shopping centre
  public art commission, Red Hill, ACT
2009 Metricon ‘Mandalay at Beveridge’ Hume Highway Commission
  Beveridge, Victoria
  Short listed (one of three sculptors) for proposed Chadstone shopping
  Centre western forecourt entrance commission, Chadstone, Melbourne
2008 Australand foyer commission, Rhodes Corporate Park, Rhodes N.S.W
2007 Short listed (one of four sculptors) for Proposed Crown Towers Hotel
  Lobby Commission, Southbank, Melbourne
2006 Wall piece for the new Becasse restaurant, Sydney C.B.D
2002 BMW Executive Lounge/sales room commission, Southbank, Melbourne
2001 Second Prize, The Tina Wentcher Prize, Association of Sculptors of
  Victoria Annual Exhibition, Telstra Building, Melbourne
1998 Hotel Sofitel Banner Project, Melbourne City Council and Hotel Sofitel
  3rd year Open Day Sculpture Prize, Monash University
   
  COLLECTIONS
   
  Australian War Memorial, Canberra
  High Court of Australia, Canberra
  Monash University, Melbourne
  Becasse Restaurant, Sydney
  Spring and Parks Commercial and Industrial Property Consultants,
  Melbourne
  Numerous private collections
   
  PUBLICATIONS
   
  Cullum-Jenkins, Charlotte. Beveridge Boom Begins, North Central
  Review, May 2009
  Backhouse, Megan. New kids on the block, Art Gallery Guide, May 2007
  Makin, Jeff. Exploration 7, The Herald Sun, May 2007
  Kelly, Brooke. Welding a bond with audience, The Moreland Leader,
  November 2006
  Staff members: James Parrett, October-February 2006
  McClelland Gallery and Sculpture Park Newsletter, October 2005
  McDonald, John. Marvels in Miniature, The Financial Review, October 2002
  Evans, Holly. Until December 3, The Age, November 2001
  Kelly, Alexandra. Flying the Banner for Art, The Melbourne Times, August
  1998
  McCulloch, Susan. Trio go to the wall for sake of their Art, The Australian
  July 1998
  Cawthorne, Zelda. Welcome to Hotel d’art, Herald Sun, February 1998