Contact                         alisonmckay@live.com.au

 

Education

2017                             Letterpress short course, Harrington and Squire, London.

2015                            Griffith University Bachelor of Fine Arts with Honours, Queensland College of Art.

2012 – 2014                Griffith University Bachelor of Fine Arts, Queensland College of Art.

 

Solo Exhibitions

2018                           Taut, Wreckers Artspace, Brisbane.


Selected Group Exhibitions

2018                            Residue, Upcoming, Clarence School House Art Gallery, Tasmania. 
 

2017                             Pieces, Metro Arts, CutThumbLaundry Artspace, Brisbane. 

                                    Art on Paper Award 2017, Hazelhurst Gallery, Sydney.             

                                    Gimme Gimme More!, Cut Thumb Laundry Fundraiser, The Laundry Artspace, Brisbane.

                                    MOTE, The Webb Gallery, Brisbane.

 

2015                           GAS Leak: Graduate Art Show, The Laundry Artspace, Brisbane.

                                    EXIT, Pop Gallery, Brisbane. 

                                   UNEASE, The Laundry Artspace, Brisbane. 

                                   abbe: books by artists, Webb Gallery, Brisbane. 

                                   WunderKammer, The Hub Caboolture Regional Art Gallery, Caboolture.

                        Everything Is Connected, The Hold Artspace, Brisbane. 

 

 2014                            Do Not Consume, The Hold Artspace, Brisbane.

                                    MERGE, Canopy Art Centre, Cairns.

                          Between Us, The Upstairs Thing, Jugglers Art Space, Brisbane.

                          First Impressions, The Project Gallery, Brisbane.

                          Changing of the Guard, White Box Gallery, Brisbane. 

 

2013                            11:11, Woolloongabba Art Gallery, Brisbane.

                                   Anxiety, Bleeding Heart Art Gallery, Brisbane.

                                   Arrival, Webb Gallery, Brisbane. 

Publications

 

2017                           Interview: Ally McKay, In-Residence online publication link

                                   Review: Mote, Annelize Mulder, In-Residence online publication link

                                   Exhibition Essay: Mote, Dr. Tim Mosely, Catalogue publication link

2015                           Everything Is Connected, Pat Hoffie, Catalogue publication link

    2013                            11:11 Catalogue publication, Naomi O'Reilly

   

   Residencies

   2018                               Wreckers Artspace Artist in Residence, Brisbane.
                                          (January - March)

   Awards

   Young and Emerging Artist Highly Commended, Hazelhurst Art on Paper Award 2017

 

   Collections
   

   Griffith Artworks, Griffith University, Brisbane.

   Magnani Papers Australia, Melbourne.

   The State Library of Queensland

   Queensland College of Art Print Media Department

   Private Collections