Curriculum Vitae

Frances Cannon (b. 1992, Melbourne)

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cannon.frances@gmail.com

Education

2016

Graduated from Bachelor of Arts (Fine Art) First Class Honours at RMIT University

2012-2015

Graduated from a Bachelor of Arts (Fine Art) from RMIT University with Distinction

Solo Exhibitions

2019/4 – Confirmed solo show at Off the Kerb Gallery

2019/2 – Confirmed solo show at Brunswick Street Gallery

2018/1 – I Hope You’re Having Trouble Sleeping, Courthouse Youth Arts Centre, Geelong

2017/5 – Niceties, Tinning Street Gallery, Brunswick

2017/3 –  Self Love Club Zine Lauch and Exhibition, Enough Space Gallery, Prahran

2017/2 –  Fluttering in Her Mind’s Eye, Junior Space Gallery, Fitzroy

2016/10 – Small but Not Insignificant, Yonder Art Space, Yarraville  

2016/7 – Feeling Blue, Enough Space Gallery, Prahran

2015/10 – Paper Queens, First Site Gallery, Melbourne

2015/5  – Window Drawings, PS50 Gallery, Melbourne

2015/3 – Colour Culture, PS50 Gallery, Melbourne

Group Exhibitions

2018/6 – Nature As She, Off The Kerb Gallery, Collingwood

2017/8 – Feeling Into, Brunswick Street Gallery, Fitzroy

2017/8 – Comfort Zone, Toast Workroom, Brunswick

2017/7 – Valid, Neon Parlour Gallery and Studios, Melbourne

2017/2 – Summer ‘40 Exhibition, Rubicon ARI, Melbourne

2016/12 – Mine, Fort Delta, Melbourne

2016/11  – Think Pink, Enough Space, Prahran

2016/10 – A Confident Girl, Columbus Hotel, Monaco

2016/8 – Eat Me: A Cunnilingus Themed Art Show, Junior High Gallery, Los Angeles, California

2016/6 – The Gentle Void, The Gentle Void Gallery, Hobart

2016/5 – Accidental Discharge Presents: ALL, Neon Parlour Gallery and Studios, Melbourne

2016/1 – Shark Week, Enough Space Gallery, Prahran

2015/11 – RMIT Graduate Show, RMIT University, Melbourne

2015/9 – Feck (Erotic Art Exhibition), Melbourne

2015/9 – R U OK Exhibition, Melbourne

2015/5 – Achromatopsia, The Good Copy, Collingwood

2014 – Floor’d, RMIT Building 2 Level 4 Tutorial Room, Melbourne

2012 – Refresh, Chiang Mai International School, Chiang Mai, Thailand

2011 – Untitled Exhibition at Chiang Mai Café, Chiang Mai, Thailand

2011 – Grace International School Art Show, Chiang Mai, Thailand

Speaking Events/Podcasts/Videos

2018/8/16 – Panel event at RMIT University discussing becoming a successful artist after art school

2018/1/27 – Panel interview at National Gallery of Victoria with Ladies of Leisure ‘Keepin’ it Real’

2018/1 – Interviewed on Triple R radio program ‘Queer the Way’

2018/1 – Interviewed on ABC Radio National ‘The Drawing Room’

2017/7 – Ran three drawing workshops at NOWSA conference, Australian National University, Canberra

2017/7 – Designed sweatshirt for NOWSA conference

2017/3 – Podcast feature on Starving Artist Podcast hosted by Honor Eastly

2017/3 – Panel talk at Self Love Event for Be. Collective. Culture

2017/3 – Video interview for Her Words Series

Online Publications

2018/5 – Commissioned by Gucci to do series of illustrations for fragrance campaign

2017/5 – Featured on Vogue Australia

2016/10 – Featured ‘Catalogue Girl’ on Catalogue Magazine website

2016/10 – Illustrations featured on the Refinery29 Instagram page

2016/7/11 – Featured artist interview on Rookie Mag

2016/6/27 – Self Love Club Tattoo movement featured on i-D

2016/6/1 – Woman Crush Wednesday feature on i-D

2016/3/30 – Featured artist interview on i-D Germany

2016/2/29 – Published article on Huffington Post

2016/2/29 – Featured artist interview on Bustle

2016/2/29 – Featured artist interview on Huffington Post

2016/2/27 – Featured artist interview on Buzzfeed

2016/2/24 – Jewellery collaboration with HV Jewellery featured on Fashion Journal

2016/2/15 – Feature artist on Dazed and Confused Magazine

2016/1 – Shark Week Exhibition featured on SBS Australia , Buzzfeed , Broadsheet , Mic , The Age

2015/9 – Featured artist, The Eye Creative Online Magazine Issue 3

2015/7 – Resident Artist, The Suburban Review

Publications

2018/1 – Self published poetry book I Hope You’re Having Trouble Sleeping

2018/1 – Featured in Frankie Magazine

2017/10 – Illustrations featured in Girlish by Alana Wulff

2017/3 – Self published book Self Love Club Zine

2017/2 – Front cover and feature in Yen Magazine

2016/10 – Featured in Peppermint Magazine

2016/10 – Illustrations featured in A Confident Girl, publication by GenderHopes Monaco

2016/6 – Illustrations and interveiw in TRIBE de MAMA Magazine Volume 9: Womb, page 114-115

2016/6 – Illustration featured in article ‘Self Care 101 Back to Basics’ in Chatelain Magazine, July 2016, page 60

2016/5 – Artwork featured in Accidental Discharge Magazine

2016/1 – Featured artist, The Eye Creative Annual Calendar

2015/10 – Featured comic, The Suburban Review vol. 6

Fashion Events

2017/3 – Clothing line in collaboration with Abbey Rich launched at Stand Still VAMFF event

Teaching Experience

2015 – Art workshop lessons at Phoenix Park Neighbourhood House

2014 – Volunteer art teacher at Phoenix Park Neighbourhood House

2012 – Private art lessons to primary students