Samantha  Everton

Samantha Everton

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Curriculum vitae

EDUCATION

2003 Bachelor of Arts (Photography), With Distinction. RMIT
        Diploma of Applied Photography RMIT TAFE
        Cadet Photographer, Melbourne Times newspaper

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015 Survey Exhibition hosted by Anthea Polson Art at the 2 Girls Building Launch, Abbotsford Melbourne
2014 Sang Tong - New Series Launch, Anthea Polson Art, Qld in cojunction with Queensland Centre of Photography QFP5
2014 Sang Tong, Arthouse Gallery Syd and Helen Gory Galerie, Melb
2012 Recent Works Survey Show in cojunction with Queensland Centre of Photography QFP4, Anthea Polson Art, Qld
2011 Collected Works, Queensland Centre For Photography, Brisbane
2011 Marionettes Anthea Polson Art. Qld and Dickerson Gallery, Sydney
2010 Collected Works, Anthea Polson Art, Main Beach, Qld
2009 UTOPIA, BFB 09 - Ballarat Foto Biennale
2009 Vintage Dolls, Dickerson Gallery, Melbourne, Sydney
2007 Catharsis, Horsham Regional art Gallery, Victoria
2007 Childhood Fears, Dickerson Gallery, Melbourne
2007 Childhood Fears, Sandra Byron Gallery, Sydney
2006 Catharsis, Dickerson Gallery, Melbourne
2006 Queensland Centre of Photography, Brisbane
2006 Sandra Byron Gallery, Sydney
2005 Catharsis, Gasworks ARB Gallery, Melbourne
2004 Inaugural Solo exhibition, St Michaels Uniting Church Gallery, Melbourne
2004 Customs House Gallery, Warrnambool, Victoria

SELECTED GROUP SHOWS

2016 Anthea Polson Art Comes to Melbourne, Menzies Art Rooms Toorak, Vic
2015 Storm In A Teacup, Mornington Regional Gallery, Victoria
2014 The Wizrds of Oz, Pingyao Photo Festival, China. Hosted by the Ballarat International Foto Biennale
2012 The Artist Revealed Christmas Self Portrait Exhibition, Anthea Polson Art, Qld
2012 4th Queensland Festival of Photography (assorted venues throught Qld) Queensland Centre of Photography
2011 8 Days Before Christmas Our Artists' Special Christnas Show, Anthea Polson Art, Qld
2010 First Anniversary Exhibition, Anthea Polson Art, Qld
2010 Time Travel, Tweed River Art Gallery, NSW
2009 Moran Prizes, Travelling Exhibition
2009 40 x 40 Special First Christmas Show Anthea Polson Art, Main Beach, Qld
2008 40x40 Dickerson Gallery, Melbourne
2008 Connections, Mixed Media group show, Gardener Gallery
2007 New York, Photography Art Fair
2006 La Trobe University Acquisitive Art Prize exhibition
2006 New York, Photography Art Fair
2005 Julie Millowick Acquisitive Photographic Award Exhibition, Castlemaine
2005 Leica Documentary award exhibition, CCP. Travelling Australia Wide
2005 Photo Plastic, Red Gallery
2005 The Discovery Art Show, Gasworks Art Park
2004 Australian Commercial Magazine Photography Collection 10
2004 VISPY Victorian Institute of Professional Photographers awards exhibition

AWARDS

2015 Finalist, SCAP, Caloundra Regional Gallery Qld
2015 Winner, Third Place - Head On Portrait Prize, Sydney
2014 Silver in Portraiture, Px3 Paris International Photography Awards, France 
2012 Two Girls Building Project Domain Hill property selected artist announced
2011 Finalist, Olive Cotton Photography Prze, Tweed Regional Gallery
2011 Finalist, Prometheus Art Prize
2010 Winner Px3 Paris International Photography Awards
2010 Finalist, London International Creative Competition
2010 Finalist, The Curchie National Emerging Art Award
2009 Honorable Mention, Px3 Paris Photography Prize
2009 Highly Commended Award, MORAN Contemporary Photographic Prize
2009 Selected for the core program of the Ballarat International Foto Biennale
2008 Finalist in the MORAN Contemporary Art Prize
2008 People's choice award winner in conceit '08, Corangamarah Art Prize.
2007 Px3 Paris International Photography Awards, peoples choice 1st place.
2006 Winner of the Twenty-Third McGregor Prize for Photography award.
2006 Highly Commended Award, Twenty-Third McGregor Prize for Photography
2006 Selected for inclusion in the New Yorker Magazine, April 2006
2005 Winner of the Australian Leica Documentary Photographer of the year award
2005 Charades selected for auction & sold at Sotheby's charity art auction for Girls On Top.
2005 Winner of Hardcopy: Digital Art exhibition, Gasworks art park
2005 Second place winner, Head On 2005 photographic portrait prize, Michael Nagy Gallery.
2005 33rd Alice Prize, Acquisition of work for Alice Springs art gallery permanent collection
2004 Australian national finalist for Victoria Fulbright Visual and Performing Arts Award
2003 AIPP Australian Professional Photography awards: 1 gold, 2 silver medals. Awarded
        Highest aggregate score winner from amongst all Victorian photography students.
2003 Winner of the Prestigious Steve Vizard Award - Student of the year / most creative folio RMIT.
2003 VIC Inst.of Professional Photographers awards:Runnerup Victorian student of the year

PUBLISHED IMAGES

2015 Gare, Shelley: Storm In A Teacup  Exhibition At Mornington Peninsula Aims To Create A Stir. Australian Financial Review - July 18
2015 Curve Magazine, Lebanon - 2 Girls Building feature article, June
2015 Bayit & Noy (Home & Beauty) Magazine, Israel - 2 Girls Building feature article, April
2015 Shmydkaya, Xenia: 2 Girls Building - Home As A Work Of Art. Russian Design Hub - April 17
2015 Azzarello, Nina: Melbourne's 2 Girls Building Spans A Photographic Skin Along Its Façade . Designboom - April 2
2014 Packer, Steve: Samantha Everton - The Integrity of Imagining. PHOTOREVIEW Magazine Issue 61, Sep-Nov, pg 22 - 28
2014 Stranger, Lucy: The 2 Girls Building Set To Light Up Melbourne. Art Almanac, October Issue, pg 41
2012 Noovo Magazine, featured artist - Marionettes
2011 Capture Magazine, Annual Art Review
2011 Blink Magazaine 3rd Edition
2011 British Journal of Photography, Author Talent Issue, July 30, Issue 7790
2011 PAF Photo and Fashion Magazine Paris
2011 Courier Mail, 'Surreal In The Suberbs'
2011 Art In Vogue, 100 Contemporary Artists - International
2011 The Compendium - Collected Australian Exhibitions
2011 Australian Art Review 'Marionettes'
2010 Capture Magazine, Annual Art Review 2010 Blink magazine, 1st Edition feature artist
2010 Faint Magazine, Vintage Dolls Feature
2009 Art Market Review, Autumn 09
2009 Australisn Art Collector, Issue 48, April June 2009
2009 The Age: 2 Sept, 'Sea The Depths An Artist Goes To', Gabriella Coslovich
2009 Art Market Report, ISSUE 31 First Quater 09
2009 Vogue Magazine, November Issue, Feature Article
2008 Blanket magazine, feature article, Summer 2007-8
2008 Foto & Video Magazine, 8 page feature article and cover, Moscow, Russia May 2008
2007 Capture Magazine, Emerging Talent, Summer Edition 2007
2007 Harpers Bazaar Australia 'Bazaar Insider' June, 2007
2007 Photofile 'Art Review' Childhood fears Exhibition reviewd by Maggi Finch, Spring edition
2006 New Yorker Magazine, April 2006
2006 Reviewed by Keith Skipton in Australian Art Review, 'Through a looking glass, darkly', Mar-Jun
2006 The Weekend Australian 'Investing in Art' July 22nd 2006
2005 Reviewed in Photo Review magazine, June/July edition.
2005 Sydney Morning Herald Art Review, The Culture.
2004 Featured in Photo Review magazine, Emerging Talent section April/May edition.

GRANTS

2007 Australian Council, New Work Emerging grant recipient
2006 Private Residency, Luther College, June 2006
2006 Victorian Arts Council Grant 'Artist in Schools' Residency 2006

COLLECTIONS

Tweed River Regional Art Gallery, NSW
Gold Coast City Art Gallery, Qld
Lismore Regional Art Gallery, NSW
University of Western Sydney, NSW
Alice Springs Art Gallery, NT
Customs House Gallery, Warnambool, Vic
Rockhampton Art Gallery, Qld
University of Southern Queensland, Qld
C Corp, Sydney, NSW
Central Equity, Melbourne, Vic
The Andrea Zeigler Trust, Sydney, NSW
Aria Building, Broadbeach Qld
The McCann Collection, Brisbane, Qld
Klaregrants Catering, North Qld
2 Girls Building, Vic

Samantha Everton

Curriculum vitae

EDUCATION

2003 Bachelor of Arts (Photography), With Distinction. RMIT
        Diploma of Applied Photography RMIT TAFE
        Cadet Photographer, Melbourne Times newspaper

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015 Survey Exhibition hosted by Anthea Polson Art at the 2 Girls Building Launch, Abbotsford Melbourne
2014 Sang Tong - New Series Launch, Anthea Polson Art, Qld in cojunction with Queensland Centre of Photography QFP5
2014 Sang Tong, Arthouse Gallery Syd and Helen Gory Galerie, Melb
2012 Recent Works Survey Show in cojunction with Queensland Centre of Photography QFP4, Anthea Polson Art, Qld
2011 Collected Works, Queensland Centre For Photography, Brisbane
2011 Marionettes Anthea Polson Art. Qld and Dickerson Gallery, Sydney
2010 Collected Works, Anthea Polson Art, Main Beach, Qld
2009 UTOPIA, BFB 09 - Ballarat Foto Biennale
2009 Vintage Dolls, Dickerson Gallery, Melbourne, Sydney
2007 Catharsis, Horsham Regional art Gallery, Victoria
2007 Childhood Fears, Dickerson Gallery, Melbourne
2007 Childhood Fears, Sandra Byron Gallery, Sydney
2006 Catharsis, Dickerson Gallery, Melbourne
2006 Queensland Centre of Photography, Brisbane
2006 Sandra Byron Gallery, Sydney
2005 Catharsis, Gasworks ARB Gallery, Melbourne
2004 Inaugural Solo exhibition, St Michaels Uniting Church Gallery, Melbourne
2004 Customs House Gallery, Warrnambool, Victoria

SELECTED GROUP SHOWS

2016 Anthea Polson Art Comes to Melbourne, Menzies Art Rooms Toorak, Vic
2015 Storm In A Teacup, Mornington Regional Gallery, Victoria
2014 The Wizrds of Oz, Pingyao Photo Festival, China. Hosted by the Ballarat International Foto Biennale
2012 The Artist Revealed Christmas Self Portrait Exhibition, Anthea Polson Art, Qld
2012 4th Queensland Festival of Photography (assorted venues throught Qld) Queensland Centre of Photography
2011 8 Days Before Christmas Our Artists' Special Christnas Show, Anthea Polson Art, Qld
2010 First Anniversary Exhibition, Anthea Polson Art, Qld
2010 Time Travel, Tweed River Art Gallery, NSW
2009 Moran Prizes, Travelling Exhibition
2009 40 x 40 Special First Christmas Show Anthea Polson Art, Main Beach, Qld
2008 40x40 Dickerson Gallery, Melbourne
2008 Connections, Mixed Media group show, Gardener Gallery
2007 New York, Photography Art Fair
2006 La Trobe University Acquisitive Art Prize exhibition
2006 New York, Photography Art Fair
2005 Julie Millowick Acquisitive Photographic Award Exhibition, Castlemaine
2005 Leica Documentary award exhibition, CCP. Travelling Australia Wide
2005 Photo Plastic, Red Gallery
2005 The Discovery Art Show, Gasworks Art Park
2004 Australian Commercial Magazine Photography Collection 10
2004 VISPY Victorian Institute of Professional Photographers awards exhibition

AWARDS

2015 Finalist, SCAP, Caloundra Regional Gallery Qld
2015 Winner, Third Place - Head On Portrait Prize, Sydney
2014 Silver in Portraiture, Px3 Paris International Photography Awards, France 
2012 Two Girls Building Project Domain Hill property selected artist announced
2011 Finalist, Olive Cotton Photography Prze, Tweed Regional Gallery
2011 Finalist, Prometheus Art Prize
2010 Winner Px3 Paris International Photography Awards
2010 Finalist, London International Creative Competition
2010 Finalist, The Curchie National Emerging Art Award
2009 Honorable Mention, Px3 Paris Photography Prize
2009 Highly Commended Award, MORAN Contemporary Photographic Prize
2009 Selected for the core program of the Ballarat International Foto Biennale
2008 Finalist in the MORAN Contemporary Art Prize
2008 People's choice award winner in conceit '08, Corangamarah Art Prize.
2007 Px3 Paris International Photography Awards, peoples choice 1st place.
2006 Winner of the Twenty-Third McGregor Prize for Photography award.
2006 Highly Commended Award, Twenty-Third McGregor Prize for Photography
2006 Selected for inclusion in the New Yorker Magazine, April 2006
2005 Winner of the Australian Leica Documentary Photographer of the year award
2005 Charades selected for auction & sold at Sotheby's charity art auction for Girls On Top.
2005 Winner of Hardcopy: Digital Art exhibition, Gasworks art park
2005 Second place winner, Head On 2005 photographic portrait prize, Michael Nagy Gallery.
2005 33rd Alice Prize, Acquisition of work for Alice Springs art gallery permanent collection
2004 Australian national finalist for Victoria Fulbright Visual and Performing Arts Award
2003 AIPP Australian Professional Photography awards: 1 gold, 2 silver medals. Awarded
        Highest aggregate score winner from amongst all Victorian photography students.
2003 Winner of the Prestigious Steve Vizard Award - Student of the year / most creative folio RMIT.
2003 VIC Inst.of Professional Photographers awards:Runnerup Victorian student of the year

PUBLISHED IMAGES

2015 Gare, Shelley: Storm In A Teacup  Exhibition At Mornington Peninsula Aims To Create A Stir. Australian Financial Review - July 18
2015 Curve Magazine, Lebanon - 2 Girls Building feature article, June
2015 Bayit & Noy (Home & Beauty) Magazine, Israel - 2 Girls Building feature article, April
2015 Shmydkaya, Xenia: 2 Girls Building - Home As A Work Of Art. Russian Design Hub - April 17
2015 Azzarello, Nina: Melbourne's 2 Girls Building Spans A Photographic Skin Along Its Façade . Designboom - April 2
2014 Packer, Steve: Samantha Everton - The Integrity of Imagining. PHOTOREVIEW Magazine Issue 61, Sep-Nov, pg 22 - 28
2014 Stranger, Lucy: The 2 Girls Building Set To Light Up Melbourne. Art Almanac, October Issue, pg 41
2012 Noovo Magazine, featured artist - Marionettes
2011 Capture Magazine, Annual Art Review
2011 Blink Magazaine 3rd Edition
2011 British Journal of Photography, Author Talent Issue, July 30, Issue 7790
2011 PAF Photo and Fashion Magazine Paris
2011 Courier Mail, 'Surreal In The Suberbs'
2011 Art In Vogue, 100 Contemporary Artists - International
2011 The Compendium - Collected Australian Exhibitions
2011 Australian Art Review 'Marionettes'
2010 Capture Magazine, Annual Art Review 2010 Blink magazine, 1st Edition feature artist
2010 Faint Magazine, Vintage Dolls Feature
2009 Art Market Review, Autumn 09
2009 Australisn Art Collector, Issue 48, April June 2009
2009 The Age: 2 Sept, 'Sea The Depths An Artist Goes To', Gabriella Coslovich
2009 Art Market Report, ISSUE 31 First Quater 09
2009 Vogue Magazine, November Issue, Feature Article
2008 Blanket magazine, feature article, Summer 2007-8
2008 Foto & Video Magazine, 8 page feature article and cover, Moscow, Russia May 2008
2007 Capture Magazine, Emerging Talent, Summer Edition 2007
2007 Harpers Bazaar Australia 'Bazaar Insider' June, 2007
2007 Photofile 'Art Review' Childhood fears Exhibition reviewd by Maggi Finch, Spring edition
2006 New Yorker Magazine, April 2006
2006 Reviewed by Keith Skipton in Australian Art Review, 'Through a looking glass, darkly', Mar-Jun
2006 The Weekend Australian 'Investing in Art' July 22nd 2006
2005 Reviewed in Photo Review magazine, June/July edition.
2005 Sydney Morning Herald Art Review, The Culture.
2004 Featured in Photo Review magazine, Emerging Talent section April/May edition.

GRANTS

2007 Australian Council, New Work Emerging grant recipient
2006 Private Residency, Luther College, June 2006
2006 Victorian Arts Council Grant 'Artist in Schools' Residency 2006

COLLECTIONS

Tweed River Regional Art Gallery, NSW
Gold Coast City Art Gallery, Qld
Lismore Regional Art Gallery, NSW
University of Western Sydney, NSW
Alice Springs Art Gallery, NT
Customs House Gallery, Warnambool, Vic
Rockhampton Art Gallery, Qld
University of Southern Queensland, Qld
C Corp, Sydney, NSW
Central Equity, Melbourne, Vic
The Andrea Zeigler Trust, Sydney, NSW
Aria Building, Broadbeach Qld
The McCann Collection, Brisbane, Qld
Klaregrants Catering, North Qld
2 Girls Building, Vic