CURRICULAM VITAE

Pat Foster born 1981 Launceston, Australia
Lives and works in London

Jen Berean born 1981 Calgary, Canada
Lives and works in New York

Education

Pat Foster
2002-2005 Bachelor Fine Art, Honors, Victorian College of the Arts

Jen Berean
1999-2001 Bachelor of Fine Art, RMIT
2002-2007 Bachelor of Architecture, RMIT

Solo Exhibitions

2017

Loss Adjustment, TCB, Melbourne

2016

Evelyn Yard booth, NADA NYBasketball City, New York

2015

Shadow of a Doubt, Evelyn Yard, London

2014

Nuove Tendenze, Neon Parc, Melbourne

2013

Ian Potter Sculpture Garden commission, MUMA, Melbourne

2011

Double Negatives, Centre For Contemporary Photography, Melbourne
Double Negatives, Gertrude Contemporary Art Space, Melbourne

2010

Can’t Stand Up, For Falling Down, Murray White Room, Melbourne
There is No Alternative, db gallery, Sydney
The Problem with Stability, Pallas Contemporary Projects, Dublin

2009

On Public, Ryan Renshaw Gallery, Brisbane

2008

Low Expectations, Murray White Room, Melbourne
The Public are the Police; The Police are the Public, Studio 12, GCAS
The Library Project, White Street Projects, Frankston City Library

2007

One Thing After Another, Firstdraft, Sydney

2006

New Solutions, TCB Art Inc. Melbourne
Incident in the Museum 3, Monash Museum of Art, Melbourne

2005

The Office Project, Margaret Lawrence Gallery, VCA
An Ideal for Living, TCB Art Inc. Melbourne

2004

No-nonsense Return Policy, Bus Gallery, Melbourne

2003

Elsewhere, Bus Gallery, Melbourne

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017

Enterprise House, London

2016

Negative Approach, Gertrude Glasshouse, Melbourne

Support Material, Soft Furnishings, RMIT Project Space, Melbourne

2015

Yesterday Night, Rowhill Mansions, London

2014

The White Hotel, Gimpel Fils, London
June Snow, Evelyn Yard, London
Sequester, Embassy of Australia, Washington DC

2013

Daniel Lipp, Charles Veyron, Pat Foster & Jen Berean, Rowhill Mansions, London

2012

Parallel Collisions, Adelaide Biennial of Art, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

2010

ART1, ACCA Regional Tour, Shepparton Art Gallery, Shepparton
Dorm, The Model, Sligo, Ireland
Oonagh Young Gallery, The Dublin Art Fair, Dublin
Cluster and Connect, Sutton Project Space, Melbourne
Group 03, Murray White Room, Melbourne

2009

NEW 09, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne
Don’t Trust the Artist, Ivan Dogherty Gallery, Sydney
Problem Solving: Espress Yourself, Uplands Gallery, Melbourne
Too Much of Everything, Y3k Gallery, Melbourne

2008

Gertrude Studio Artists Exhibition, Gertrude Contemporary Art Space
Y2k, TCB Art Inc. Melbourne
SCAPE Christchurch Biennial, Christchurch Art Gallery, Christchurch, NZ
Group 01, Murray White Room, Melbourne
Structural Decline, Melbourne Art Fair Project Rooms, 2008
Neo Goth, University of Queensland Art Museum, Queensland
Preview ‘08, Murray White Room, Melbourne
Revolving Doors, Uplands Gallery, Melbourne
The Group Group Show, Margaret Lawrence Gallery, VCA, Melbourne

2007

Gertrude Street Studio Artists Exhibition, Gertrude Contemporary, Melbourne
Relentless Optimism, Curated by Mark Feary, The Carlton Hotel & Studios, Melbourne

2006

Use More Durable Coffee Mugs, Melbourne Arts Festival

2005

Drawing Symposium, Monash Gallery, Melbourne
Selekta, Westspace Gallery, Melbourne
Don't Hate the Player Hate the Game, Bus Gallery, Melbourne
Private Collections, Bus Gallery, Melbourne
AsIs, with Kain Picken, Clubs Project Space, Melbourne

2004

The Common Vernacular, Conical Gallery, Melbourne

Residencies & Awards

2015

Australia Council ISCP studio residency

2014

Monash University Prato Visual Arts Residency

2013

Marten Bequest Traveling Scholarship

2011

The Jane Scally Artist Award, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art
Mentorship with artist Martin Boyce, Glasgow

2010

The Fire Station Artists Studio’s, Dublin
Artspace, Sydney

2007-2009

Gertrude Contemporary Art Space, Melbourne