GLENN KESTELL Curriculum Vitae

Glenn Kestell BVA MA
Born 1989, Portsmouth England,

Lives and works in Adelaide South Australia Education

2013 Master of Art, University of South Australia
2012 Graduate Diploma Of Visual Art, University of South Australia 2011 Bachelor of Visual Art, Adelaide Central School of Art
2009 Associate Degree of Visual Art, Adelaide Central School of Art 2007 Hallett Cove R12, SACE Certificate

Awards and Prizes

2015 Helpmann Academy Emerging Artist Award, The Royal South Australian Society of Arts, Inaugural Portrait Prize

2015 Carclew House 12month, Resident Artist, North Adelaide
2014 Rip it Up Artist Award for Best Young Artist 18-30 in any medium,

SALA, Rip it Up Publishing
2014 SALA Finalist - The Advertiser Business SA Contemporary Art Prize, in

any medium
2014 Finalist- The Austral Emerging Artist Award, SALA
2014 Runner Up, RSASA, YouthScape
2014 Finalist Lethbridge Small Scale Art Award, QueensLand
2013 Finalist Whyalla Art Prize, SA
2013 SAlife, SpringArt, Emerging Artist Award
2012 Judges Award of Excellence, The Royal South Australian Society of

Arts, Youthscape
2011 Chosen favourite (Stephen Yarwood), Doug Moran portrait

demonstration, The Royal South Australian Society of

Arts
2010 Painting prize, The Royal South Australian Society of Arts,

YouthScape
2008 Pro Hart Scholarship, Adelaide Central School of Art 2005 People’s choice award, MCS Surf Art Competition

Solo Exhibitions

2015 It has Always Been About You and Me, BMG Art Gallery, Marleston SA 2014 A Place In The Room, Adelaide Central School of Art, South Australia 2014 Self-Construction, Beyer Street Gallery, Adelaide
2013 In and Out, Urban Cow Studio, Adelaide

2013 SAlife Emerging Artist, Belcar, Adelaide

Group Exhibitions

2015 Under Current, Floating Goose studios, Adelaide South Australia 2015 Adorn, Adelaide Central Gallery, South Australia
2014 Loreto Spring Art, Loreto College, Adelaide, South Australia 2014 Central In The Cellar, Central Studios Group Exhibition, Paxtons,

McClaren Vale SA
2014 Looking Into Still Waters, Soundpond, Rundle Street Adelaide 2014 Imagining Place, Central Studios Group Exhibition, Bowder Town,

South Australia
2014 Collaborator, Boxplot, Bowden, Adelaide
2014 YouthScape, RSASA, Adelaide, South Australia
2014 Friends of the Fleurieu , Stump Hill Gallery, McClaren Vale SA
2014 SALA, The Advertiser Business SA Contemporary Art Prize, Adelaide 2013 'Wyld Stallyns', Johnnie Dady, James Dodd, Rohan Fraser, Adelaide

Central Gallery, South Australia
2013 Red Threads, Lincoln College, Adelaide, South Australia
2013 My roots will set off to seek another land, Terminal One, Adelaide

Airport
2013 Inaugural Portrait Prize, The Royal South Australian Society of Arts 2013 The Next Chapter, Fundraising Exhibition, Adelaide Central Gallery 2013 Mangerie, Urban Cow Studio, Adelaide
2013 Loreto Spring Art, Loreto College, Adelaide, South Australia
2012 Hunt, UniSa Postgraduate Exhibition, Kuruna Building
2012 Wish You Were Here, Fundraising Exhibition, Adelaide Central Gallery 2012 SpringArt Show, Loreto College, Adelaide, South Australia
2012 SALA, Open Studio, Adelaide Central Studios
2012 Self Portrait Group Exhibition, Carclew foyer Gallery, South Australia 2012 Youthscape, The Royal South Australian Society of Arts
2012 Cats and Dogs, Fundraising Exhibition, Adelaide Central Gallery
2011 Emergence, Bachelor of Visual Art Exhibition, Adelaide Central Gallery 2011 Spring Art, The Royal South Australian Society of Arts
2010 Youthscape, The Royal South Australian Society of Arts
2010 Open Day Exhibition, Adelaide Central School of Art
2010 Collective, ARI Space, North Adelaide
2010 Painting Three Exposition, Student Gallery, Adelaide Central School of

Art
2010 Exquisite Corpse, Student Gallery, Adelaide Central School of Art 2009 Drawing Exhibition, Student Exhibition, Adelaide Central School of Art. 2008 SACE Board Art Show, Adelaide
2007 MCS, Surf Art Exhibition, Seaford Community Centre

Art Experience

2015 Sun Eden Special Needs School, Mural, SA
2015 Grey Street, Black Canvas Mural, Adelaide, SA
2014 Flinders University, Mural, South Australia
2014 Godwin Bradbeer’s Master class, Adelaide Central School of Art 2014 Chairman, Adelaide Central Studio's, Grote Street, SA
2014 Sun Eden Special Needs School, Mural, SA
2014 Flinders Uni Mural, Adelaide SA
2014 Slow Crawl Into Infinity, Artist Assistant for Roy Ananda, Samstag

Museum, SA
2013 Practicing (current) Tattoo Artist, Jetty Road Glenelg, South Australia 2013 Port Adelaide Festival, Artist Assistant for Johnnie Dady
2013 Inaugural Portrait Prize, Portrait demonstration, The Royal South

Australian Society of Arts
2012 Saint Peters College, Artist in Residence
2012 Chelsea Lehmann’s Master class, Adelaide Central School of Art 2011 Christopher Orchard’s Master class, Adelaide Central School of Art 2011 Artist assistant, Roy Ananda for The Jumper and the Nail exhibition 2011 Godwin Bradbeer’s Master class, Adelaide Central School of Art 2011 Doug Moran portrait demonstrations, The Royal South Australian

Society of Arts
2010 Doug Moran portrait demonstrations, The Royal South Australian

Society of Arts

Media

2015 Artist Heads off, David Penrose, Mitcham & Hills Messenger
2015 Just Let My Love Adorn You: ‘Adorn’ Exhibition Review, John Neylon,

The Adelaide Review
2014 Rip it Up Artist Award for Best Young Artist 18-30 in any medium,

SALA, Rip it Up Publishing
2013 Lance Campbell, A Quest for Questions, August Edition of SA Life

Magazine
2013 Roxanne Allan, Art Takes Hold, April Edition of Adelaide Matters 2011 Catherine Clifton, Creative Struggle, November Edition of Adelaide

Matters

Catalogues

2014 Collaborator, Boxplot, Philippines and Australia exchange, Exhibition Catalogue

2013 Loreto Spring Art, Exhibition Catalogue
2013 Red Threads, Lincoln College, Exhibition Catalogue
2013 Saint Ignatius Art Show, Exhibition Catalogue
2012 Hunt, University of South Australia Post Graduate Exhibition Catalogue 2011 Emergence, Adelaide Central School of Art, Bachelor of Visual Art,

Catalogue

Collections

Private Commissions, Australia
Private Collections, Australia and England
Lord Mayor Of Adelaide, Portrait, Stephen Yarwood
Saint Peters College, Student Collaboration Project, Adelaide Saint Peters College, Portrait, Adelaide
Flinders University, Mural Adelaide
Sun Eden Special Needs School, South Australia