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Peta Clancy

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Biography

Peta Clancy's selected solo exhibitions have been included at Performance Space, Sydney (in collaboration with Helen Pynor) (2011); Dominik Mersch Gallery (2009 and 2007), Sydney; Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney (2007); Brighton Museum and Art Gallery, UK (2005); Platform Public Contemporary Art Spaces (2001); Gertrude Contemporary Art Spaces, Studio 12 (1997); and Centre for Contemporary Photography (1995). Clancy's selected group exhibitions include Controversy: The Power of Art, Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery (2012) and Imagining the Everyday, Pingyao International Photography Festival, China (2010).

In 2012 Clancy and Pynor were awarded an honorary mention in the 2012 Prix Ars Electronica in Austria for their ambitious exhibition project The Body is a Big Place commissioned by Performance Space. Furthermore, they have been awarded an ANAT Synapse Art/Science Residency Grant to undertake a four-month residency at St. Vincent's hospital, Sydney in 2012. Clancy's artwork has been published in andlsquo;Art in the Age of Technoscience: Genetic Engineering, Robotics, and Artificial Life in Contemporary Art' by Ingeborg Reichle and andlsquo;Look: Contemporary Australian Photography Since 1980' by Anne Marsh. Articles about her work have featured in the contemporary art journals: Artlink, Eyeline, Photofile, RealTime, Asian Art News and a front cover article in Australian Art Collector (2007). She has undertaken commissions at the Australian Museum and the 2006 Mozart Festival in Salzburg, Austria.

PhD, Monash; MFA, RMIT; and BFA, RMIT.

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Projects 2010 2018

'Erasure Recovery Place' Project

Clancy, P.

1/11/1717/12/17

Project: Research

Aftermath

Clancy, P.

Australia Council for the Arts

1/04/1330/09/14

Project: Research

2012 Synapse Residency

Clancy, P. & Pynor, H.

Australian Network for Art and Technology

1/09/1231/12/12

Project: Research

Research Output 2003 2019

Undercurrent

Clancy, P., 2019

Research output: Non-textual formCommissioned or Visual ArtworkResearch

Open Access

'Undercurrent' - SM - 'The National 2019: New Australian Art'

Clancy, P., 2019

Research output: Non-textual formCommissioned or Visual ArtworkOther

The Body is a Big Place (Exploring Blood) - SM - Beijing Media Art Biennale

Clancy, P. & Pynor, H., 2018

Research output: Non-textual formCommissioned or Visual ArtworkOther

Aurelian

Clancy, P., 2017

Research output: Non-textual formCommissioned or Visual ArtworkResearch

'Fissure 8' - SM - 'William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize'

Clancy, P., 2017

Research output: Non-textual formCommissioned or Visual ArtworkOther

Prizes

2012 Ars Electronica Archive - Prix: Honorary Mention

Peta Clancy (Recipient) & Helen Pynor (Recipient), 2012

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize 2017 - Finalist

Peta Clancy (Recipient), 2017

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

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Activities 2010 2019

  • 4 Public lecture/debate/seminar
  • 3 Acquisition
  • 3 Artist in residency
  • 2 Public event

ARTIST TALK: 'Artist talks: The National 2019'

Peta Clancy (Contributor)
29 Mar 2019

Activity: Community Talks, Presentations, Exhibitions and EventsPublic lecture/debate/seminar

ARTIST TALK: 'The Agency of Country with Dr Brian Martin and Peta Clancy'

Peta Clancy (Contributor), Brian Martin (Contributor)
10 Apr 2019

Activity: Community Talks, Presentations, Exhibitions and EventsPublic lecture/debate/seminar

WORKSHOP: Kids Photography Workshop with Peta Clancy

Peta Clancy (Contributor)
16 Apr 2019

Activity: Community Talks, Presentations, Exhibitions and EventsPublic event

ARTIST TALK: Friends of MGA supper talk with Peta Clancy

Peta Clancy (Contributor)
19 Jul 2018

Activity: Community Talks, Presentations, Exhibitions and EventsPublic lecture/debate/seminar

Koorie Heritage Trust

Peta Clancy (Visiting researcher)
2018 → …

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesArtist in residency

Press / Media

ARTS HUB: 'Lest we forget Indigenous Australians at war'

Peta Clancy

23/04/19

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Article/Feature

OCULA: 'The National 2019: New Australian Art'

Peta Clancy

13/04/19

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Review

EASTSIDE FM: 'Arts Friday – 10:30am 12th Apr 2019'

Peta Clancy

12/04/19

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Profile/Interview

VISION RADIO AUST: 'Behind the Scenes 8th April 2019'

Peta Clancy

9/04/19

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Profile/Interview