Ross Coulter

Education
Current Master of Fine Art, Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne
2007 Bachelor of Fine Art (First Class Honours), Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne
Performances
2011 10,000 Paper Planes, La Trobe Reading Room, State Library of Victoria, Melbourne
2010 Untrained, Lucy Guerin Inc. Adelaide Festival and APAM, Adelaide Asia Pacific Dance Platform, Hong Kong
2009 Untrained, Lucy Guerin Inc. Dance Massive, Arts House Meat Markets, Melbourne Spring Dance, Sydney Opera House.

Solo Exhibitions
2010

Prelude, Seventh Gallery, Fitzroy Sub 12, Substation, Newport Multiplex, Techno Park, North Williamstown

2009 Ad Hominen, West Space, Melbourne
2008 Man Running..., Center for Contemporary Photography, Fitzroy MC VD, Seventh Gallery, Fitzroy
2002 Based on a True Story, Flying Horse, Windsor Based on a True Story, FUN - Under the Manhattan Bridge, New York City

Selected Group Exhibitions
2012 The Space Between Our Hands Echigo-Tsumari Snow Art Project Matsudai, Japan This Is Not A Love Song Anna Pappas Gallery, Prahan Forgetting the Ordinary Sawtooth, Launceston CCP Declares: At the Art Fair Melbourne Art Fair, Carlton CCP Declares: On the Nature of Things Centre for Contemporary Photography, Fitzroy Clunky, Loose and Tight Sutton Project Space, Fitzroy Forgetting the Ordinary Paradise Hills, Richmond Enchanted Dome State Library of Victoria, Melbourne.
2011 Body Language (Getting Lost in Translation), Bus Gallery, Melbourne Keith and Elizabeth Murdoch Traveling Scholarship, Margaret Lawrence Gallery, VCA, Melbourne ANL Art Prize and Exhibition, Mission to the Seafarers, Southbank Telepathy & Love: The Spanish Apartment, The Australia Council for the Arts Barcelona Studio, Barcelona, Spain >Telepathy & Love: The Spanish Apartment, West Space, Melbourne Today Your Love, West Space, Melbourne
2010 Imaging the Apple, AC Institute, NYC
2009 The Body Electric (with Meredith Turnbull), Conical, Fitzroy Seppuku, Lindberg Contemporary Art, Collingwood Someone looking at Something..., West Space, Melbourne We Only Ever Meet On The Astral Plane (with Michael Georgetti), Michael Koro Gallery, Melbourne Keith and Elizabeth Murdoch Traveling Scholarship, Margaret Lawrence Gallery - VCA, Melbourne A4 Art Show, West Space, Melbourne
2008 Fuck Your Heroes,West Space, Melbourne Worlds End, Carlton Hotel, Melbourne Play Heads, Alliance Française Gallery, St Kilda Contemporary Australian Video Art Screening, Institute of Contemporary Art, London Chris Doyle's Ecstatic City Miniplex, (Melbourne International Arts Festival) National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne Prosthetic Animals, Cube 37, Frankston Mono Brow, Hell Gallery, Richmond A4 Art Show, West Space, Melbourne>
2007 Experimental & Conceptual Shorts Program, Melbourne International Film Festival National Graduation Exhibition, Federation Square, Melbourne Camera Obscura, TCB Gallery, Melbourne Melbourne Operatic, Te Tuhi, Auckland, New Zealand Melbourne Operatic, Loop, Melbourne Hungry Like The Wolf, VCA Student Gallery, Melbourne Athenaeum Club Award Exhibition, Athenaeum Club, Melbourne VCA Graduation Exhibition, Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne
2006 Pleasantries, Alliance Française Gallery, St Kilda VCA Graduation Exhibition, Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne
2005 ViDeO 24/7, Glitch, North Fitzroy Making Conditions of Love, Melbourne Art Rooms, Port Melbourne Proud 05, Margaret Lawrence Gallery - VCA, Melbourne Dark Room, VCA Student Gallery, Melbourne
2004 Ulrich National Photographic Prize, Tweed River Regional Art Gallery, Tweed River Proud 04, Margaret Lawrence Gallery - VCA, Melbourne Photography Grad Show, Span Gallery, Melbourne
Curatorial Projects
2008 Clunky, Loose and Tight Sutton, Project Space, Fitzroy.
2008 Fuck Your Heroes, West Space, Melbourne
2006 Check This Video, Melbourne
2005 Dark Room, VCA Student Gallery

Awards / Grants
2011 Keith & Elizabeth Murdoch Travelling Fellowship
2010 Georges Mora Foundation Fellow Arts Victoria Creation (Visual Arts) Grant
2009 Janet Holmes à Court Artist Grant
2008 City of Melbourne Arts Grant (Presentation)
2007 Orloff Family Charitable Trust Scholarship Alliance Française Award
2006 National Gallery of Victoria Trustees Award
2005 Proud 05 "Best Video Art Work" (ACMI) Proud 05 "Highly Commended" (Tolarno Gallery) Stella Dilger Encouragement Award>
1998 Community Broadcasting Association of Australia - "Best TV Entertainment"
1996 Community Broadcasting Association of Australia - "Best TV Entertainment"
1995 Community Broadcasting Association of Australia - "Best TV Entertainment"
Other Commissioned Work
2010 Director and producer of video interview for John Meade's traveling survey exhibition "Objects to Live By: The Art of John Meade."
Other Activities
2011-Ongoing Deakin University, Lecturer in Photography Monash University, Lecturer in Visual Art and Photography
2009 - 2012 Member of West Space Program Committee, Artist Run Initiative
2009 - 2010 Lecturer in Visual Art and Photography, Swinburne TAFE
2008 Jesuit Social Services Gateway Studio, Community Cultural Development Artist in residence
Publications
June 2011 10,000 Paper Planes, Miller, T., Un Magazine, Issue 5.1
2010 Artist wins grant to float paper planes in State Library $10,000 up in the air, Plant, S., Herald Sun
2010

Opinion: Ross Coulter - Prelude, Wilson, K., ArtInfo.com.au
http://www.artinfo.com.au/articles/read/ross-coulter-prelude

2010 PlaneStars: Ross Coulter's Prelude, Wagstaff, A., Dead Hare Melbourne Art Review
http://deadhareartreview.blogspot.com/2010_04_01_archive.html
2010 Prelude, Kent, V., Review Swapper-Artpals
http://artpals.wordpress.com/2010/02/11/prelude/
2010 Foursome Creates Sublime Mix, Burdon, P., The Advertiser, p72
2009 Amateurs take the spotlight, steal laughs, Sykes, J., Sydney Morning Herald, p16
2009 Marks of Absence: Technology, Identity and the Idealised Body in The Body Electric, Blair, U., Flash
http://www.ccp.org.au/flash/2009/06/coulter-turnbull/
2009 Nothing Hidden - Much Gained, Nilsson-Polias, C, RealTime Arts Magazine
http://www.realtimearts.net/feature/Dance_Massive/9384
2009 Reality Dance - Lucy Guerin Inc, Untrained, Gallasch, K, RealTime Arts Magazine
http://www.realtimearts.net/feature/Dance_Massive/9382

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