Marita Fraser

CV

EDUCATION
   
  MPHil/Phd
Royal College of Art, London
   
  Master Class Heimo Zobernig
Academy of Fine Art, Vienna
   
  Bachelor of Visual Arts (1st class honours)
Sydney College of the Arts, University of Sydney
   
  Master Class Muntean + Rosenblum
Academy of Fine Art, Vienna
   
EXHIBITIONS
   
Solo shows
2015 Marita Fraser, Kerstin Engholm Gallery, Vienna
2014 Marita Fraser, Gallery9, Sydney
2013 Birds of Paradise, James Dorahy Project Space, Sydney (with Alex Lawler)
2012 Marita Fraser, Kerstin Engholm Gallery, Vienna
2010 Love of Diagrams, Engen Stadt Museum + Galerie , Engen
  Marita Fraser, Gallery Karol Winiarzyk, Vienna
  Marita Fraser, James Dorahy Project Space, Sydney
2009 Rio, Mop, Sydney
2008 Modern Love, James Dorahy Project Space, Sydney
2006 Marita Fraser, bell street project space, Vienna
2005 I'll be right back, Peloton, Sydney
2004 Recent Work with Paint, Academy of Fine Art, Vienna
   
Selected Group shows
2016 Mirage, Belverderegasse, Vienna
  Beyond Borders, Blain Southern, London
  Ittenology, Rook and Raven, London
2015 Was die Wange röthet, kann nicht übel seyn, Kerstin Engholm Gallery, Vienna
  Balls, Nest, The Hauge, The Netherlands
  Group Show, Gallery9, Sydney
2014 The Trouble with Painting, Pumhouse Gallery, London
  Freya Douglas-Morris and Marita Fraser, Peter Von Kant, London
2013 Pantone 705 C, The Mews, London
  Every bird brings a different melody to the garden, Woolwich, London
2012 Something New, Josh Lilley Gallery, London
  Afterimage, WUK, Vienna
  Mountains and Valleys, James Dorahy Project Space, Sydney
2011 Object as Image, Vesch, Vienna
  Prima Interventionen, Atelierhaus Salzamt, Linz, Austria
  Silver Moon, • (Lisa Ruyter Gallery), Vienna
  Caution colour!, Museum Ritter, Waldenbuch
2010 Love of Diagrams, PICA, Perth
  Pattern Recognition, PS, Amsterdam
  UND #6, Schwartz Gallery, London
  Women, Kerstin Engholm Galerie, Vienna
  Bell Street Project Space and The Hex, Kunstbeuro, Vienna
  in passing 9, Kunstlerhaus Passage Galerie, Vienna
2009 Early Dawning,Kerstin Engholm Galerie, Vienna, with Robert Dowling, Carsten Fock, Marita Fraser, Ryan Mosley
  The Center of Attention. Kunst als Soziotopie, Radetzkystraße 23, Vienna (curated by Ursula Maria Probst)
  Urban Signs - Local Stratergies (in collaboration with Alex Lawler), Praterstern, Vienna,
(curated by, Ursula Maria Probst, Walter Seidl, Martin Wagner)
  Back to Basel, The Foreverending Story, Basel
  The Economic Powerhouse, Neocon Central, Frankfurt
  The Forgotten Bar, Berlin (curated by Forever Ending Story)
  Abstrakte Kunst im Jahr 2009, Rondo, Graz (curated by Frank Altman)
  Silent Post, Pavement Gallery, Manchester
  The Real Thing, MU, Eindhoven (curated by Vvork)
  Faith and Lust: Various Approaches to Formalist Abstraction, Flinders Street Gallery, Sydney
  N.O., SNO, Sydney
2008 Investigations on anything, something and nothing, Gallery Karol Winiarzyk, Vienna
  SkulpTULLN, City of Tulln, Austria
  Con Art Fair,Vienna
  Here comes the Ocean, Ferenbalm-Gurbrü Station, Karlsruhe
  Existance in a Letter, Cluster, Berlin (curated by Barbara Buchmaier)
  Junger, Immanence, Paris,
2007 Work in Progress, Forum +, Concertgebouw, Brugge.
  Aktuelle Positionen der abstrakten Malerei, Kunstverein Wilhelmshöhe Ettlingen
  Pudel Kollektion, Hamburg
  Spiel weiter du süsses etwas, Cluster, Berlin
  En Bloc, Karlsruhe
  Seasons in the Abyss, Mop, Sydney
  ArtMart, Kunstlerhaus, Vienna
  Shoebox, curated by Huseyin Sami, bell street project space, Vienna
  UND#2, Karlsruhe, Germany
2006 Stupid as a painter, brick 5, Vienna
  The Invisible Reading Room, presented by The Invisible Inc, Firstdraft, Sydney
  CMKY, bell street project space Vienna, part of Vienna Biennale 06
  Platte 6, Platte, Vienna
  Platte 3, Platte, Vienna
  Failed artwork, Verein zur forderung des professionellen dilettantismus, Vienna
  Trafik, a Peloton Project, curated by Matthys Gerber and Giles Ryder, Sydney
   
RESIDENCIES
2017 Casa Wabi, Oaxaca, Mexico
2016 Q21, Museums Quartier, Vienna, Austria
2011 Artist in Residence, Atelierhaus Salzamt, Linz, Austria
2010 Artspace, Sydne, Australia
2008 Cité International des Arts, Paris, France
2007 Artist in Residence, Sydney College of the Arts, Sydney, Australia
 
AWARDS, GRANTS, COMPETITIONS and SCHOLARSHIPS
2016 ArtReview Casa Wabi Residency Award 2017
2015 New Works Grant, Australia Council for the Arts
2014 Artist Grant, Austrian Minitry of Culture
2011 New Works Grant, Australia Council for the Arts
2009 ArtStart, Australia Council for the Arts
2008 Nava marketing grant
2007 The NSW Arts Gallery, Moya Dyring Studio, Cité International des Arts, Paris
2005 Selected Finalist Helen Lempriere Travelling Art Scholarship
  Zelda Stedman Scholarship, University of Sydney
2003 Fauvette Loureiro Scholarship, University of Sydney
   
MEDIA and REVIEWS
2016 Heitere Malerei, mit und onhne Pinsel, N. Scheyerer, Falter, 50/15, 09.12.15.
2015 Post-Internet-Art, C. Benzer, Der Standard, 13.02.15
2014 Gallery9, Sixtoeight.net, 17.12.2014
2012 Das wohlige Ambiente der Abstraktion, A. K. Feessler, Der Standard, 30.05.2012
2010 Urban Signs, Local Stratergies, F. Thalmair, Kunstforum, 200, 2010
  Abstraktion als Referenz, M. Dimitrova, Artmagazine 30.09.10
  Spectrum, Sydney Morning Herald, 27.02.10
  Graphic display of clever ideas, T. Snell, The Australian, 30.09.10
  Art Notes, Art Monthly Australia, No. 233,10: 56
  In the loop, Realtime, 20.09.10
2009 Vier Ecken Aktueller Malerei, Der Standard, September 24, 2009 p. 40
  FBI radio, interview on Canvas, April 26, 2009
  InsideOut, April, 2009
  Sydney Morning Herald, Metro, 10 April, 2009
  Art Monthly, Artnotes, April, 2009
2008 Sydney Morning Herald, Metro,July 4,Top10, 2008
2007 Sydney Morning Herald, Spectrum, Open Gallery, by Kelsey Munro, August 18 - 19, 2007
  Falter, Best of Vienna, Vienna, May, 2007.
  Falter, Profis im Off, Vienna, 15 th - 22 nd February, 2007.
2005 Sydney Morning Herald, Critics Pick by Tracey Clement, April 8, 2005.
  Sydney Morning Herald, Visual Art (for Pump if up (Baby), China Heights), by Sunanda Creagh, Aug, 2005.
  2SER radio, interview on Wednesday Overdrive, March 30, 2005.
   
PUBLICATIONS
Looking at Painting, Volume 2, 2016.
Fluc: Tanz die Utopie!, M. Wagner (ed.),Falter, Vienna, 2014
What is an art book V. 2, Modern Language Experiment (eds.), London, 2014
Marita Fraser, Love of Diagrams, Bucher Verlag, Austria, 2010
Love of Diagrams, PICA, Perth, 2010
Locksmith Nr. 1, published by Locksmith, Sydney, 2009
Magazin Textuelle Bildhauerei NR 4, 2009
Runway, Issue 12, published by Invisible Inc., Sydney, 2009
Modern Love, self published, 2008
Magazin Textuelle Bildhauerei NR 3, 2008
Abrechnung, published by One Star Press, Paris, 2008
En BLOC, published by koi, Karlsruhe, Germany, 2007
Runway, Issue 9, published by Invisible Inc., Sydney, 2007.
SPACE 3, An Australian Independent Creative Network, published by Space3, Sydney, 2006.