Education

Master of Contemporary Art, 2017-2018, Victorian College of the Arts, University of Melbourne 

Autumn Drawing Marathon, New York Studio School, 2016, New York

Master Classes with Godwin Bradbeer, 2016, Melbourne

Bachelor of Fine Arts (Painting), 1988-1991, RMIT University, Melbourne

Selected Solo Shows, Group Exhibitions and Commissions
 

2019 Clyde & Co Melbourne Art Awards Exhibition, Clyde and Co, Williams Street, Melbourne

2018 VCA Masters Exhibition, Margaret Lawrence Gallery, University of Melbourne, Southbank

2018 #fromwhereistand, group exhibition of final year VCA Master of Contemporary Art students, George Paton Galery, University of Melbourne, Parkville

2018 Zones of Indiscernibility, solo show, Trocadero Art Space, Gallery One, Footscray

2017 Magic Fountain, group exhibition of VCA Master of Contemporary Art first years, VCA Art Space, University of Melbourne, Southbank

2017 Shimmerlands, pavilion, designed in collaboration with Ha Architecture, project manager and builder, Melbourne University, Parkville Campus

2015 Estelle by Scott Pickett, restaurant furniture/architectural design, manufacture and install - project also featured Philippe Starck chairs and Christopher Boots lighting, Melbourne

2014 Watson House and Studio, designed in collaboration with architect Peter McKew, project manager and builder, Canberra

2013 Headspace - YSAS (Youth Support Advocacy Service), Frankston hub designed in collaboration with Co-design Studio, furniture/architectural manufacture and install, Melbourne

2013 Portable Vertical Garden Project, design and install of mobile green walls, Melbourne University, Parkville Campus

2012 Shadow Electric, cinema screen construction and install, Abbotsford Convent, Melbourne

2012 The Sugar Gum Setting, out-door table and seating design for 22 pax, from historic Eucalyptus cladocalyx (Sugar gum), manufacture and install, Melbourne University, Burnley Campus

2012 Kerr Street, design and construction of three storey warehouse conversion, Melbourne

2010 Godwin Bradbeer Studio, designed in collaboration with architect Peter McKew, project manager and builder, Melbourne

2010 St Joseph’s Tables, boardroom, principal’s desk and auxiliary tables in vintage E. regnans (Tasmanian oak) veneer, designed in collaboration with Bellemo and Cat Architects, manufacture and install, Melbourne

2009 Felice, bar furniture/architectural design, manufacture and install, Melbourne

2008 Residential, restaurant by Dur-e Dara, furniture/architectural design, manufacture and install, Melbourne

2001 Morassut Cabinet, console in vintage bird’s-eye E. obliqua (Messmate) veneer, for Cyrille and Andrea Morassut, Melbourne

1999 Curren Cabinet, large side-board in vintage fiddle-back Findersia brayleyana (Queensland maple) veneer, for Ellen Curren, New York

1998 Wertheiner Bookcases, twin bookcase-desks in Toona ciliata (Australian cedar), for Robert Wertheiner, Melbourne

1997 Heidler Desk, double pedestal desk and chair in E. botryoides (Mahogany gum), for Hans and Irmgard Heidler, Berlin

1997 Besen Setting, outdoor seating for 20 pax in vintage Agathis robusta (Kauri pine), for Marc and Eva Besen, Melbourne

1992 Mass Hang 2, group exhibition, curator and exhibitor, with Natasha Johns-Messenger, Kate Shaw, Amanda Morgan and Stephan Haley, Deutscher Gallery, Melbourne

1991 Mass Hang 1, group exhibition, curator and exhibitor, The Eclectic Easel, Melbourne

1991 RMIT Graduate Show, RMIT Gallery, Melbourne

Prizes

2019 Clyde & Co Art Award for Melbourne, First Prize, Clyde and Co, Williams Street, Melbourne

2018 George Hicks Award, Master of Contemporary Art Scholarship Award, Victorian College of the Arts, University of Melbourne

Press and Bibliography
 

Adler, Michele, The Sugar Gum Setting, fobg.org.au, 2012

Backhouse, Megan, Welcome back, sugar, The Sydney Morning Herald, Feb 9, 2013

Crafti, Stephan, Moody interior complements fine dining experience, The Sydney Morning Herald, Oct 10, 2015

Elliott, Helen, Making things of beauty, The Age, Dec 9, 1995

Feagins, Lucy, Australian Homes, Rachel Castle and family, thedesignfiles.net, March 16, 2011

Hillier, Rose-Marie, Tables of talent, Australian House & Garden; Vol. 101 Issue 6, p29, May 1999

McNevin, Hilary, Just Open: Estelle by Scott Pickett, Northcote, goodfood.com.au, July 16, 2015

Sibley, Ben, Mass Hang 2, written and edited by Ben Sibley, curator, with Natasha Johns-Messenger, Kate Shaw, Amanda Morgan and Stephan Haley. Mass Hang publications, Melbourne, 1992

O,Neil, Tamsin, ed, Ha Architecture designs Shimmerlands pavilion, greenmagazine.com.au, Jan 18, 2017

Victorian Architecture Awards, Shimmerlands by Ha – Architecture, Products & Environment with Ben Sibley, Architectural Craftsperson, architecture.com.au 2017

Wright, Louisa, Ha Architecture designs pavilion for Shimmerlands festival, architectureau.com, Jan 16, 201