CV

2018

JANUARY:

Bukjeh: Immigration museum  Melbourne photographic installation piece : ” Beacon”

MARCH:

Hyphenated: Collaboration sound design and video work with Niki Lam. @ the Substation Melbourne.

2017

November:

Moreland summer show: Shortlisted exhibition for the Noel Counihan commemorative art award (People – politics – protest)Video work: “ where is my high-vis mate

September:

Melbourne Fringe Festival (West of what – Footscray community arts) Performance piece: “ Meshes in the afternoon”.

June:

Ascension magazine (magazine for indigenous woman and of colour) panel guest: In discussion and presentation about my journey as an artist and musician.

May/April:

Art/politics/action (A centre for everything): Artist intensive workshop participant

January:

Research works in Western Australia (sketches): Photographs  ” suburban discomfort”

2016

November:

Video “Batu Belah” made in collaboration with Melbourne filmmaker Marcus Salvagno

Supper Club Arts-house 

“Critical listening” panellist guest Discussion: Politics of perception and listening in order to understand.Talked about a previous group orchestrated improvising technique developed by artist and performance mentor Rully Shabara (Jogyakarta).

June:

Light in winter festival (Leempeeyt- weeyn) “tropical dreams – soundscape set.

March:

Make it up club Melbourne.

January:

Festival of live art (exquisite corpse collaboration project)

Footscray Community arts centre.

2015

November:

Emerging cultural leaders showcase of developmental works and projects.

Lem Lem Band performed at the Melbourne Festival and featured in the multicultural arts showcase.

October:

Nexus multicultural arts festival, Adelaide

July:

Collaborative writer and performer in multicultural arts Victoria project, REMASTERED MYTHS 2015.

June:

Emerging cultural leaders program (Footscray community arts)

May:

Research Trip- Field recordings of sounds of Volcanoes and gamelan in Bali, Indonesia. And Jogyakarta.

2012

July:

Gamelan orchestra Gamelan dan anda with Musical Director Jeremy Dullard, From Monash University.

2010

August:

Established solo artist under the name ‘Tropical Dreams’ and release of solo sound piece along with various collaborations

MUSIC

2005 -2016

Member of the music collective MISO. Lead singer, songwriter and performer.  Recorded 3 EP’s, and released 1 full length album.  National tours and playing at numerous festivals including; Big Day Out, Falls festivals, Meredith Music Festival, Wide Open Spaces Arts Festival Alice Springs.

EDUCATION

2007 Ongoing study of performance and improvisation techniques including; Alexander technique and traditional Javanese singing under Ria Somadjro and Viki Chez

2005 Diploma of Fine Art Swinburne University, Prahran

2004 Cert IV in Fine art, Perth Central TAFE, WA.