AUGUST CARPENTER
Born 1989, London, United Kingdom
Lives and works in Melbourne, Australia


EDUCATION

2012
BFA(Honours), Central St Martins St College of Art & Design, UK
2009
BFA Drawing, Victorian College of Arts, Victoria, Australia


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018
Editions 2018, Tacit Contemporary, Melbourne
St Kevin’s Art Show, Melbourne
2017
Fremantle Print Award, Fremantle Arts Centre, Fremantle WA
2015
Here & Now; Group Show, NKN Gallery, Melbourne
2014
Out of Sight: August Carpenter & Sarah McConnell, The Henley Club, Melbourne
2013
Love Forests, Gallery One Three, Melbourne
2012
BA(Hons) Fine Art Degree Show, Central Saint Martins School of Art & Design, London
2011
Perpetual Presents, Shavian Gallery, London
Burntprogress presents CDR: Music of Tomorrow, Whitechapel Gallery, London
2010 
Here in Archway, London
Sketchbook Studios, Carnaby Street Pop up Gallery, London


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2008
Fringe Benefits presents.. August Carpenter, Fringe Benefits Gallery, Singapore
(untitled), Furor Space Gallery, Singapore


AWARDS AND RESIDENCIES

2019
Baldessin Press, Victoria
2018

Cake Wines Archibottle Prize, Shortlisted
Baldessin Press, Victoria
2017
Fremantle Print Award, Shortlisted
2015
Cake Wines Archibottle Prize, Shortlisted
2008
Gavin Waddell Art Award, Recipient

COLLECTIONS
Lenton Parr Music, Visual and Performing Arts Library, The University of Melbourne
Bibliothecha Liborum Apud Artificem, Library for the Artist's Book, Sydney
 

5  PRESS
2019
NGV Artist Book Fair, National Gallery Victoria, Melbourne, Australia, March 16th-19th
2018
NGV Artist Book Fair, National Gallery Victoria, Melbourne, Australia, March 16th-18th
Paper Contemporary, Sydney Contemporary, Sydney, Australia
Hob/Art, Artist Book Fair, Tasmania
2017
Volume Artist Book Fair, Artspace, Sydney, Australia, October 13-15th
Lor Journal Interview & Exhibition launch, LON Gallery, Melbourne, Australia, September 8th
abbe 2017, 6th artists' books and multiples fair, Queensland College of Art, 6th - 8th July
Portland Bay Press Artist Residency, Portland, Victoria
Museum of Contemporary Art, Zine Fair, Sydney, Australia, 21st May
NGV Artist Book Fair, National Gallery Victoria, Melbourne, Australia, March 17th-19th
Buku Mini 2, Jogjakarta, Indonesia, March 4th
2016
Print Space as part of Abbotsford Convent Open Spaces 2016, Abbotsford
Melbourne Art Book Fair 2016, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
2015
Volume Art Book Fair, Artspace, Sydney