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Patrick Cremin is a multi-disciplinary artist currently based in Sydney. His practice employs photography, painting and sculpture to explore contemporary representations of dread and conflict.

Cremin recently completed a Masters of Fine Arts (research) at UNSW Art and Design and holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts (Honours) from the same institution. His work was recently included in the 2017 Paramor Prize and has been a finalist in the William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize, the Josephine Ulrick Photography Prize and the Churchie Emerging Art Award.

He was a founding Co-Director of Archive Space (2013-2015), an artist-run gallery in Newtown, Sydney.

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Born 1989, Works in Sydney, Australia

EDUCATION
2017 Master of Fine Art, UNSW Art & Design
Supervisor - Lynne Roberts- Goodwin

2012 Bachelor of Fine Art, Honours Class 1, UNSW Art & Design

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2016 Defence Mechanisms, AD Space, Sydney
2016 Defence Mechanisms, Firstdraft Gallery, Sydney
2014 A Survey of Shadows, Conductors Project, Sydney
2013 Green Dots and Straight Lines, Gaffa Gallery, Sydney
2012 The Great American Buffet, The Tate, Sydney

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017 Fisher's Ghost Art Award (Open), Campbelltown Arts Centre, Sydney
2017 North Sydney Art Prize, The Coal Loader Centre for Sustainability, Sydney
2017 Paramor Prize exhibition, Casula Powerhouse, Sydney
2016 Apathetic Journal Issue 3 launch exhibition, Alaska Projects, Sydney
2016 Chippendale New World Art Prize, Kensington Contemporary, Sydney
2015 Fisher's Ghost Art Award Exhibition, Campbelltown Arts Centre, Sydney
2015 UNSW Art and Design Post Graduate Showcase, Ivan Doherty Gallery, Sydney
2015 Australian Life 2015, Art and About Festival, Hyde Park, Sydney
2015 The Churchie National Emerging Art Prize, GUAG, Brisbane
2014 Will To Keep, Archive Space Group Show, 107 Projects, Sydney
2014 Josephine Ulrick and Win Schubert Photography Prize, Gold Coast City Art Gallery
2014 Props in a Game of Make-Believe, Gaffa Gallery, Sydney
2013 IAE, exposición de arte, Variete Gallery Space, Guadalajara
2013 Kudos Emerging Artist Award, Kudos Gallery, Sydney
2013 William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize, Monash Gallery
2013 Conform & Confront, Hong Kong Design Institute, Hong Kong
2013 Underbelly Arts Festival, Cockatoo Island, Sydney
2013 You're Du Champ, Archive Space, Sydney
2013 Josephine Ulrick and Win Schubert Prize, Gold Coast City Art Gallery
2013 Mirror Mirror, Cofaspace, Sydney
2012 What Now?, Indexspace Projects, Sydney
2012 Josephine Ulrick and Win Schubert Prize, Gold Coast City Art Gallery
2011 Uncover, Perth Centre of Photography, Perth
2008 Art Express, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney

GRANTS, AWARDS & RESIDENCIES
2013 Participant in Underbelly Arts Creative Lab, Cockatoo Island, Sydney
2013 Recipient of the Australian Postgraduate Award
2012 Throwdown Press, Printmaking Residency, COFA UNSW, Sydney
2010 Australian Centre of Photography Award, COFA emerging artist awards. Winner

CURATORIAL
2014 Burn Out: All This Momentum Is Doing Me In, Archive Space, Sydney
2013 We Live As We Dream Alone, Archive Space, Sydney (Co-curated with Sarah Kukathas)

PUBLISHED
2016 Apathetic Journal, Issue 3
2013 Excerpt Magazine, issue 5

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

The Art Life review of Props in a Game of Make Believe
'A Survey of Shaows', Backyard Opera, Sydney, 2014
'All About 2013: Patrick Cremin', Excerpt Magazine, Melbourne, 2013
'Excerpt Magazine Issue 5', Online Photographic Journal, Amy Marjoram and Caitlin Smooker, 2013
'Throwdown Press interviews Pat Cremin', Throwdown Press Journal, David Greenhalgh, Sydney, 2013
'Next Stop: Road To Ruin', Fringe Festival 2012 Journal,Victoria Michelle Mietchen, Sydney, 2012

Collections

Hong Kong Open Print Workshop Collection
College of Fine Arts, University of New South Wales Collection
Monash Gallery of Art Collection
Private Collections in Australia and New Zealand