Name

Jordan Wood

About

Jordan Wood is a Melbourne based artist working across installation, sculpture, ceramics and collage to explore propositional future landscapes/ experiences/ relics. The space between construction and deconstruction or growth and decay, and their interdependence on one another provides a beginning for material investigations.

Education
Bachelor of Fine Art (Honours), Victorian College of the Arts, 2007
Postgraduate Diploma in Teaching (Secondary), University of Melbourne, 2014

Solo Exhibitions
'The Dark Passenger' Gippsland Art Gallery, 2016
'The Rehabilitation of Strewn Pieces’ GoGo Bar, 2015
‘Flat Space’ Rubicon Gallery, 2015
‘Kuantan Flux’ Unicorn Lane Gallery, Ballarat, 2014
‘Why you are here’ ECAiR Gallery, Kuantan, Malaysia, 2013
‘Blow Off’ Rear View Gallery, 2013
‘Gathering Uncertain’ Seventh Gallery, 2013
‘Proposition for things to come’ Yarra Sculpture Gallery, 2013
‘Atrophia’ West Space, 2012
‘Amensalism Bunker’ Bus Projects, 2011
Vitrine, Platform Contemporary Art Spaces, 2010
‘Evoludicrous’ Seventh Gallery, 2009
‘Horrorizon’ Bus Projects, 2008

Group Exhibitions
'CUT' The Dirty Dozen, co-curated with Rachel O'Connor
'Horror Show’ Strange Neighbour Gallery, 2015
‘Toorak Village Sculpture Exhibition’ 2015
‘Wish You Were Here’ Linden Gallery, 2013
‘Antigonick’ Meat Market Theatre, 2013
'Artecycle’ Incinerator Gallery, 2012
‘The Essential Fire’ Incinerator Gallery, 2012
‘Pinata Party’ Linden Gallery, 2012
‘West Space Annual Fundraiser’ West Space, 2011 + 2012
‘Swampland’ The Library Artspace, 2010
‘Worm Mountain’ C3 Contemporary Art Space, 2010
‘Structural Integrity’ as part of West Space’s Pavilion for Next Wave, 2010
‘A4 Art’ West Space, 2010
‘Studio Show’ Rear View Gallery, 2010
‘A4 Art’ West Space, 2009
‘Window Frames’ Sydney Road shopfront exhibitions, 2009
‘Not so Summer Series’ Rear View Gallery, 2009
‘Seppuku’ Lindburg Gallery, 2009
‘Art Outside the Square’ Lauriston Girls School, 2009
VCA Graduate Exhibition 2007
‘For Every Bird’ MARS Gallery, Port Melbourne, 2007
‘Hungry Like the Wolf’ VCA Student Gallery 2007
VCA Graduate Exhibition 2006
End of Year Show MARS Gallery 2006
‘Proud’ Margaret Laurence Gallery 2006
Mary & Lou Senini Student Art Award McClelland Sculpture Park 2005
‘Co-Lab’ George Paton Gallery 2005

Awards

Incinerator Gallery Artecycle Prize, 2012 finalist
National Gallery Women’s Association Undergraduate Encouragement Award, 2006
David Teleskivi Memorial Prize for Sculpture, 2006
The Mary and Lou Senini Student Art Award, 2005

Residencies

ECAiR, Kuantan, Malaysia, 2013
Yarra Sculpture Gallery, Melbourne, 2012- 2013