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Jenna Corcoran

Jenna Corcoran
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ARTIST STATEMENT
I am interested in the nuances of daily life - a fleeting moment, something out of place, rituals and habits. I have been examining nuances as a way of understanding the world immediately around me, and to understand my place in the world.

BIOGRAPHY
Jenna Corcoran is an artist from Melbourne, Australia, currently based in Edinburgh, Scotland. She works across a range of media including video, installation, performance, and drawing. Corcoran graduated with a PhD in Visual Art from Victoria University in 2011 and continued to lecture there in Creative Arts Industries and Visual Art until she relocated to Edinburgh in August 2014. She is currently working for Scottish artist and poet Alec Finlay as his Studio Director, and the Artist Project Support for the Hidden Door Festival 2017.

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SOLO EXHIBITIONS/PERFORMANCES
2017 lost, Hidden Door Festival, Edinburgh
2016 Fragmented Impressions of a Continuous Nature, Patriothall Gallery, Edinburgh
2014 bi, Brunswick Arts Space, Melbourne
2013 Window, Edinburgh Castle Hotel, Melbourne
2011 Taped, ‘Perfo’, Telakka, Tampere, Finland
2010 [Re]Viewing Big Brother and [Per]Forming the Real, The Smart House, Melbourne
2009 Reæl TV [Again], Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne
2008 My Life in the Box, Trocadero Art Space, Melbourne
2008 This is Reality TV Baby! And You’re the Star. Footscray Community Arts Centre, Melbourne
2006 CCTV: The Omnipresent Gaze, Trocadero Art Space, Melbourne

SELECTED GROUP/TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2016-17 The Winter Show, The Sutton Gallery, Edinburgh
2016 FLY 2016, Visual Art Scotland, National Galleries of Scotland RSA, Edinburgh
2016 re:place, Whitespace, Edinburgh
2016 LeithLate 2016, Out of the Blue Leith Walk Studios, Edinburgh
2015 Exit, Brunswick Arts Space, Melbourne
2015 Comfort Zone, Upstairs at the Napier, Melbourne
2014 Two Thousand and Four, Brunswick Arts Space, Melbourne
2014 Metsä Pako, Brunswick Arts Space, Brunswick Music Festival, Melbourne
2014 Entry, Brunswick Art Space, Melbourne
2013 Bond Song, Brunswick Art Space, Melbourne
2013 Bond Song, Edinburgh Castle Hotel, Brunswick
2013 Entry, Brunswick Art Space
2012 You Like This, Brunswick Art Space, Melbourne
2012 First and Last, Counihan Gallery in Brunswick, Melbourne
2011 Salat Fieber, tamtamART, Berlin
2011 Open Studio, Takt Kunstprojektraum, Berlin
2011 You Started It, Tinning Street, Melbourne.
2011 Entry 20.11, Brunswick Art Space, Melbourne
2010 Under the Rainbow, The Pea Green Boat Studios, Melbourne
2010 Free Brains, SJS Gallery, Melbourne
2010 You Started It, The Pea Green Boat Studios, Melbourne
2009 Wallpaper Show, Trocadero Art Space, Melbourne
2009 The Venus Room, Substation, Melbourne
2005 The UG Collective 1.0, vuspace, Melbourne
2005 The UG Collective 2.0, Eckersley’s Open Space Gallery, Melbourne
2005 The UG Collective Video Art, TekniKunst Art Festival, LOOP, Melbourne
2004 Video Art, MUFF Kunst Art Festival, LOOP, Melbourne
2004 Violence, MUFF Kunst Art Festival, Red Gallery, Melbourne

RESIDENCIES
2015 Testimony of the Rocks, Scotland
2011 Arteles, Haukijärvi, Finland
2011 Takt, Berlin, Germany
Lost (Broughton Road, 11 July 2016)
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  • Lost (Broughton Road, 11 July 2016)
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Lost (Trinity Path, 3 August 2016)
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  • Lost (Trinity Path, 3 August 2016)
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Lost (Trafalgar St, 11 July 2016)
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  • Lost (Trafalgar St, 11 July 2016)
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Lost (East Claremont St, 18 August 2016)
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  • Lost (East Claremont St, 18 August 2016)
  • Drawing
rocks
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  • rocks
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sea
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  • sea
  • Drawing
slate
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  • slate
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Map Rock
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  • Map Rock
  • Drawing

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