Paul Batt

Paul Batt

1977 - Born Melbourne, Vic. Australia.


2006- Master of Fine Art- Research (Photography) Monash University

2002- Bachelor of Arts, Honours (Photography) Royal Melbourne Institue of Technology, RMIT

1997 – Bachelor of Fine Arts (Photography), Victorian College of the Arts, The University of Melbourne.

Solo Exhibitions :

2006 – Untitled (Journals 2005) Trocadero Arts space, Melbourne Australia

2004 – Mixed Business, Kings Artist Run Initiative, Melbourne Australia (Jarred Kennedy in 2nd space)

2003 – Untitled Spaces, The Centre for Contemporary Photography (CCP) Melbourne Australia.

Selected Group Exhibitions :

2005 – Exposure Trocadero Arts Space, Melbourne Australia

- The Josephine Aulrick photography Prize, the Gold coast City Art Gallery, Queensland.

- Why would you want to show here? Trocadero Arts space, Melbourne. Australia.

2004- Fair Game: Art and Sport the National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) Melbourne

-Two points In Time, Smyrnios Gallery, Melbourne PIC Alumni Exhibition

2003- Nikon Summer Salon The Centre for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne

- Multi Grammy Award Winning TCB/Uplands Gallery, Melbourne

- Bong On 03 Bus Gallery Melbourne

- Stellar CCP Fundraising Auction, The Centre for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne

2002 – Viewing The Unseen, RMIT Graduate Exhibition first Site Gallery RMIT, Melbourne

- Summer Salon The Centre for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne

2000- Photo Technica Award New Australian Photo-Artist The Australian Centre For Photography (ACP) Sydney

- Blink the Australian Centre For Contemporary Art, Melbourne

-‘Mediums & Dimensions VCA Graduate Exhibition Span Gallery Melbourne.

- Proud 2000, VCA gallery/University of Melbourne.


2007 - Monash University Research Travel Grant. Department of Fine Art (Photography) Monash University

2003 - Winner Nixon Summer Salon, Centre for Contemporary Photography. Melbourne.

2002 – Artistcare Prize Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne

1999 – YouthPix Award, The City Of Glen Eire Arts Complex, Melbourne

Publications :

Numerous articles including Photofile, Black & White magazine, Un magazine, Gloss, Realtime, Australian Photographer, the Herald Sun, The Age, Art Almanac, Exhibition Catalogues Etc..

Artist Talks :

Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT)

Victorian University of Technology (VUT)

Photographic Imaging Collage (PIC)

Collaborations :

Photographer for Brendan Lee (video artist) (on going)

Assistant to Matthew Sleeth (photographer) 2003