Julia Kennedy-Bell

Born 1985, Sydney Australia


2010  Master of Art, College of Fine Art, Universityof NSW, Sydney, Australia

2008  Bachelors of Fine Art, Collegeof Fine Art, Universityof NSW, Sydney, Australia 


2016      Copia, Scuola di graphica Internationale, Venice, Italy 

2015     Personal Space, ME Artspace Sydney

             Colourwave Upstairs @ Articulate project space, Sydney

             Exhibition Launch, Accelerator Gallery @ Culture at work, Sydney

2014   Paper Pop Bondi Pavilion gallery, Sydney

           SNO 104, SydneyNon Objective

           Forget-me-not, Slot space, Sydney

2013    Knot, Branch 3D, Sydney

            New Work, Factory 49 project space, Sydney

2012   Structure, Platform 72, Sydney

2011    Surface, Kaleidoscope gallery, Sydney

2010   Mind’s Eye, Gaffa Gallery, Sydney


2017  Annual Group show, Factory 49 showroom, Sydney 

2016 Takt residency show @ Tapir Gallery, Berlin, Germany

2015  ‘The Colour wave’, part #2, Home735 Gallery, Sydney

          WaverleyArtist Studio Exhibition, Waverly Library, Sydney

          F493D, Factory49 main showroom, Sydney

2014   Beams Art Festival, Chippendale, Sydney

          Paper@factory49, factory 49 show room, Sydney

2013   Assemble, Salerno Gallery, Sydney

2012 Tell us the story, Sheffer Gallery, Sydney

          Brain Art award, online Gallery and Verge Gallery, Sydney University Union 

2011 Emerging, Gosford Regional Gallery, New South Wales

          Contemplate The Paper Mill gallery, Sydney

2010  Abstract/ Objectcurated by Alex Wisser, At the Vanishing point ContemporaryArt Gallery   

COFA Annual graduate show, College of Fine Arts, Sydney

2009 Done and dusted, COFA space MART Showcase, Sydney

        Stargazing; At the Vanishing point Contemporary Art and Hardware Gallery, Sydney

2007 Annual graduate show, COFA, Sydney


2016    Artist co-ordinator fellowship, scuola di graphica internationale, venice, italy. 

            Artist in residence at Takt, Berlin, Germany 

2015   Finalist, Fischer’s Ghost Art Competition, Campbelltown Art Centre, Sydney

          Woollahra Artist in residence, Woollahra Council, Sydney

         Culture at Work, Emerging Artist Program, Pyrmont, Sydney

2014  A.R.P – Artist Studio Residency, City of Sydney

2013 Finalist, Fischer’s Ghost Art Prize, Campbelltown Art centre, Sydney

        Waverly Artist in Residence, Waverly Council, Sydney

        Soya Prize- Highly commended 

2012 CAL sponsorship

        Finalist Fishers Ghost Art prize, Campbelltown Art Centre, Sydney

2011 Finalist, Mosman Art Prize, MosmanArtGallery, Sydney

         Finalist, Sunshine CoastArt Prize, Caloundra Regional Gallery, Sydney

2010  Winner, Rex Irwin Art prize for Masters by Course Work, COFA space, Sydney



Interview with Julia Kennedy-Bell, February 10th, 2016, retrieved from http://www.artpharmacy.com.au/blog/2016/2/10/interview-with-julia-kennedy-bell

 Aesthetica Magazine, February/March, 2013, Issue 51, pg 141

 Metro, Sydney Morning Herald, the Shape of Things to come Andrew Frost, 23 April 2011