Julia Kennedy-Bell

 Born: 1985, Sydney Australia



2008-10 Master of Art, Collegeof Fine Art, Universityof NSW

2005-07 Bachelors of Fine Art, Collegeof Fine Art, Universityof NSW



2018   Cut out and paste, 541 Artspace, Sydney

2016   Copia, Sculoa di Graphica Internationale, Venice, Italy

2015     Colourwave Upstairs @ Articulate project space, Sydney

             Personal Space, ME art 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, Sydney

2012   Structure, Platform 72, Sydney

2011    Surface, Kaleidoscope gallery, Sydney

2010   Mind’s Eye, Gaffa Gallery, Sydney



2018 Group Print Abstraction show, Factory 49, Sydney

2017 The Annual, Factory 49, Sydney 

        Patterns, Light Space Time Gallery, Online

        In High Measure, Vandal Gallery, Sydney

2016 Takt residency show @ Tapir Gallery, Berlin

2015 ‘TheColour wave’, part #2, Home735 Gallery, Sydney

         WaverleyArtist Studio Exhibition, Waverly Library, Sydney

         F493D, Factory49 main showroom, Sydney

2014 The cosmos is more than a space to explore, ESD gallery, East Sydney Doctors practice

          Beams Art Festival, Chippendale, Sydney

          Paper@factory49, factory 49 show room, Sydney

2013   Assemble, Salerno Gallery, Sydney

          Show us your bits and pieces, At the Vanishing point Gallery, Sydney

2012 Tell us the story, Sheffer Gallery, Sydney

          Brain Art award, Verge Gallery, Sydney  University union 

2011 Emerging, Gosford Regional Gallery, New South Wales

          Contemplate The Paper Mill gallery, Sydney

2010 Abstract/ Object curated by Alex Wisser, At the Vanishing point ContemporaryArtGallery      

COFA Annual graduate show,Collegeof Fine Arts, Sydney

2009 Done and dusted, COFA space, Sydney

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

2008 Please Don’t Feed the Painters, Kudos Gallery

        2007 Annual graduate show, COFA, Sydney



2016   Artist In residence @ Takt, Berlin

          Artist co-ordinator fellowship @ Sculoa di graphica di Internationale, Venice

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

            Finalist, ‘Little things’ Art Competition, St Cloche Gallery, 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 Art Prize- Highly commended

2012 CALsponsorship

        Finalist Fishers Ghost Art prize, Campbelltown Art Centre, Sydney

2011 Finalist, Mosman Art Prize, MosmanArtGallery, Sydney

         Finalist, SunshineCoastArt Prize, Caloundra Regional Gallery, Sydney

2010 Finalist, LiverpoolCityArt Prize, Casula Power House, Sydney

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

2009 Finalist Lloyd Rees Youth Memorial Prize, Centerhouse, 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

Blog entry for Julia Kennedy Bell, April 13th 2015, retireved from http://articulateupstairs.blogspot.com.au/2015/04/

Daily Telegraph, James Gorman, September 11, 2014 retrieved from, https://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/newslocal/city-east/beams-arts-festival-to-transform-chippendale-laneways-with-an-explosion-of-light-colour-and-sound/news-story/

Artlink Magazine, 'Some sydney ari's, September 2014, retrieved from https://www.artlink.com.au/articles/4202/some-sydney-aris

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

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


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