EMILY FERRETTI

 

 

EDUCATION

2006          Bachelor of Fine Arts (Honours) Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne

2005          Bachelor of Fine Arts (Painting) Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne

2002          Advanced Diploma of Visual Arts, RMIT University, Melbourne

 

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2014          One to Another, Chapter House Lane, Melbourne

2013          Paint Everyday, Sophie Gannon Gallery, Melbourne 

2012          Jungle, Ryan Renshaw Gallery, Brisbane
Between Painted Places, Firstdraft, Sydney 

2011          Blue by Hand, Sophie Gannon Gallery, Melbourne
Pot Plants and Landscapes, Gertrude Contemporary, Melbourne

2010          New works, Melbourne Art Fair Project Room/Global Arts Projects, Sofitel Melbourne, Melbourne
Light Hold, Sophie Gannon Gallery, Melbourne
Small Worlds, West Space, Melbourne

2008          Wonder Catch, Sophie Gannon Gallery, Melbourne

2007          Sifting Through, Victoria Park Gallery, Melbourne

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2014          Eutick Memorial Still Life Prize, Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery, Coffs Harbour, NSW

Melbourne Art Fair, Sophie Gannon Gallery, Melbourne

Geelong Contemporary Art Prize, Geelong Art Gallery, Geelong

2013          Sydney Contemporary Art Fair, Sophie Gannon Gallery, Sydney

2012          Geelong Contemporary Art Prize, Geelong Art Gallery, Geelong
Place of Assembly, School House Studios, Melbourne 
Paul Guest Prize, Bendigo Art Gallery, Bendigo
Untitled, Rex Irwin Art Dealer, Sydney 
Melbourne Art Fair, Sophie Gannon Gallery, Melbourne

2011          Gertrude Studios: 2011, Gertrude Contemporary Art Space, Melbourne
Slowness, Monash University Museum of Art, Melbourne
RBS Emerging Artist Award, Sydney
Substation Contemporary Art Prize, The Substation, Melbourne
The Churchie National Emerging Art Exhibition, Griffith University Art Gallery, Brisbane

2010          Gertrude Studios: 2010, Gertrude Contemporary Art Space, Melbourne
Melbourne Art Fair, Sophie Gannon Gallery, Melbourne

A4 Art, West Space, Melbourne 

2009          RBS Emerging Artist Award, Sydney
Art for Science, Nellie Castan Gallery, Melbourne
Darebin La Trobe Art Prize, Bundoora Homestead, Melbourne
All for the best, Sophie Gannon Gallery, Melbourne

2008          Team Australia, Carlton Club Hotel, Melbourne
Brett Whiteley travelling scholarship exhibition, Sydney 
ABN AMRO Emerging Art Prize, Sydney

2007          Keith and Elizabeth Murdoch Travelling Fellowship Exhibition, Melbourne

 

AWARDS AND RESIDENCIES

2015          Australia Council for the Arts, Greene Street Studio, New York, USA

2014          Australian Tapestry Workshop Studio Residency

2011-12     Gertrude Street Contemporary Art Space Studio residency, Melbourne

2011          RBS Emerging artist Award, Sydney (finalist)
Substation Contemporary Art Prize, The Substation, Melbourne 
The Churchie National Emerging Art Exhibition, Griffith University Art Gallery, Brisbane

2010          Art Gallery of New South Wales, Moya Dyring Memorial Art Award/Residency, Cite de Arts Internationale, Paris, France 
Melbourne Art Projects, Sofitel on Collins 'Artist in residence' & Project Room, Melbourne

2009          Australia Council for the Arts - New Work Grant

 

PUBLICATIONS
Everyday, Perimeter Books, 2013
Annemarie Kiely 'It's a Still Life', Vogue Living, May-June 2012

Rebecca Coates, ‘Blue by Hand’, catalogue essay, Emily Ferretti: Paint Everyday, Sophie Gannon Gallery, 2011
Lisa Omagari, ‘Emerge’, Artist Profile Magazine, issue 16, August 2011
Robert Lukins, 'Far Away, So Close', Front Row Arts, Impress, 23 March 2011

‘50 Most Collectable Artists’, Australian Art Collector, December 2009-February 2010
Andrew Frost, 'Ten Rising Visionaries Make Their Mark', Sydney Morning Herald, 23 October 2010
Dan Rule, 'Small Worlds', Broadsheet Melbourne, 15 September 2010
Dan Rule, 'Caught up in a tangled web of mystery and suspense', The Age, 12 May 2010
Matthew Shannon, 'Under $5000', Australian Art Collector, July-September 2009

COLLECTIONS

Artbank, Sydney
Acacia Collection

Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery, Coffs Harbour, NSW 
Joyce Nissan Collection, Melbourne
The M Collection, Melbourne
The Macquarie Group Collection, Melbourne
Monash University Museum of Art, Melbourne 
Works held in private collections throughout Australia and the UK