Steven Morgana

biography

Steven Morgana he lives and works in London.

Education

2012 Masters (MFA Fine Art), Goldsmiths College, University of London
2009 Honours (Art) (First Class), Curtin University, Perth
2007 Atelier Guillaume Paris, École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts, Paris
2006 Bachelor of Arts (Art), Curtin University, Perth

AWARDS / SCHOLARSHIPS

2010 Ian Potter Cultural Trust Grant
2010 Freedman Foundation Travelling Scholarship
2010 Jump Mentorship, Australia Arts Council (with Australian applied physicist Glen Lawson)
2009 Dean’s Commendation Award, Curtin University
2008 Third Year Visual Culture Award (Theory), Curtin University
2007 Scholarship/exchange to study six months at the École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts, Paris
2007 Vice-Chancellor’s List Award, Curtin University (recognition of academic performance of the top 1% of students)
2006 Dean’s Commendation Award, Curtin University

SELECTED solo EXHIBITIONS

2012 The Future Feels Like a Phantom Limb, La Scatola Gallery, London
2008 Touch Me So I Know I Exist, Breadbox Gallery, Perth
2008 A + B = X, Galerie Droite, Paris

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013 Represented by La Scatola Gallery at The London Art Fair 2013.
2011 The Face of the Shape, La Scatola Gallery, London
2011 ANTHOLOGY – Inaugural juried exhibition, Charlie Smith london, London
2011 Citizen, Tactile Bosch, Cardiff
2010 Time in Our Head 001, La Générale, Paris
2010 Freedman Foundation Travelling Scholarship Exhibition, COFAspace, Sydney
2010 You You Me Us, Free Range Gallery, Perth
2010 Garden//Art//Action, Stirling Gardens, Perth
2009 In the Orchards, Pickering Brook, Perth
2009 Bunbury Biennale, Bunbury Regional Art Galleries, Bunbury
2009 Missing Link Festival, Spectrum Project Space, Perth
2008 Break, Nyisztor Gallery, Perth
2008 Silver – Artrage 25 years, Perth Institute of Contemporary Art, Perth
2008 Nyisztor studio Group Show 08 —Recent Graduates + Mid Career Artists, Nyisztor Gallery, Perth
2006 Numero Uno, Breadbox Gallery, Perth

RESIDENCIES

2010 All Your Hopes and Dreams Vibrating at the Speed of Light, Perth Institute of Contemporary Art

COMMISSIONS

2010 AMCG Legal
2008 Missing Link Festival

COLLECTIONS

Mark Clannachan Collection, London, UK
AMCG Legal, Perth, Australia
Numerous private collection

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2011 Review by Paul Carey-Kent, Anthology, Paul’s Art World, www.paulsartworld.blogspot.com, 28 July
2010 Laura D’Olimpio, The Conditions of Visibility in Artworks and their Affect, Symbiotica, University of Western Australia, Lecture, 05 November
2010 Kate Abon, “Persistently Temporal”, Tête-À-Tête, issue 8, September,
2010 Brendan Foster, “Cosmic Sculpting”, Herald Arts, 7 August, 37
2010 Angela Pownall, “Hot sun soon waters down artist’s cold couple”, West Australian Newspaper, 15 January
2008 ArtLink, “exhibitions2watch – Touch Me So I Know I Exist” Artlink Vol 28 No3, 11
2008 Janice Loreck, “Touch Me So I Know I Exist”, MC Reviews, 28 August
2008 Natalie Jones, Interview, Morning Magazine, RTRFM, 25 August
2008 Abdrei Buters, “Morgana’s not waxing lyrical”, The Perth Voice, 6 August, 18
2008 Christine Bernard, Interview, RendezVous, Radio Fremantle, Perth, 25 March
2007 Brendan Foster, “French trip no abstract”, Fremantle, 8 September, 45



From the Private View of “The Future Feels Like A Phantom Limb” 11.05.2012. Pictures by Raymond Cheung