Aaron Robinson is a cross medium artist who experiments with elements of scale, light and space. Focusing on the interaction between the viewer and the environment each piece endeavours to establish a connection between the two, elevating both to a higher level. 

 

      Curriculum Vitae                                                                                                                                                                                      

EDUCATION

2012                   Bachelor of Architecture, RMIT University, Melbourne
2006                  Domus Academy Industrial Design Summer School, Milan, Italy
2004                  Certificate 3 Engineering (metal fabrication / welding) 
2002                  Australia Council Mentorship under Richard Whiteley
2001                   Associate, JamFactory Contemporary Craft and Design,
                                     Adelaide South Australia
1999                   Bachelor of Visual Arts, Object Art and Design, University of Sydney.


PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

2013 - Current    ARM Architecture, Melbourne
2008 - 2010       Production and Commissions Manager, Canberra Glassworks, Kingston, ACT
2008                  Teaching Assistant, Pilchuck Glass School - Summer Session
2006 - 2008      Technical Manager, Canberra Glassworks, Kingston, ACT
2005 - 2006      Studio Assistant, Richard Whiteley Glass, Queanbeyan, NSW
2003 - 2010       Principal Switch Design, Adelaide, SA
2002 - 2003      Technician Glass Studio, JamFactory Contemporary Craft & Design Adelaide, SA                                           

AWARDS & GRANTS

2017                  The Churchie National Emerging Art Prize, Finalist
2016                  MARS Award, Lorne Sculpture Biennale                                                                                                             2006                 Australia Council Professional Development Grant
2006                 British Council Realise Your Dream Award Grand Finalist.
2004                 ArtsSA Project Development Grant
2002                 Australia Council Mentorship recipient with Richard Whiteley.
2002                 Design 21, Continuous Connection Grand Finalist New York, USA
2001                  Talente Prize for excellence and innovation in design, Talente International                                                                                           Craft Fair, Munich, Germany.
2001                  Australia Council Grant, VACF Emerging Artist New Work


SELECTED EXHIBITIONS & COMMISSIONS

2018                Aesthetica Future Now: 100 Contemporary Artists, York, UK
2017                GLOW 3, MARS Gallery, Windsor, Vic
                        Malaysia Biennial 100YC Medini 2017 - RMIT Architecture Department
                        Transflective Waterscape, Floriade Scupture Walk , ACT
2016                Transflective Lawn, Lorne Sculpture Biennale, Lorne Victoria
2015                Victorian Timber Workers Memorial, Heyfield, Vic
2014                 FLOW, Public Art Commission Ballarat
2008                Origami Butterfly installation, Private residence, Griffith ACT
2005                Light Year solo traveling exhibition to Salonne Satellite, Milan, Italy;.
2004                Clouds, Foyer Installation BHP Building, Adelaide
2002                Design 21, Felissimo Design House, New York
2001                 Talente International Craft Fair, Munich, Germany.