Michael Georgetti




2015 -18                     RMIT Doctor of Philosophy, PhD of Art

2007                           RMIT Masters of Fine Art 

2005                           RMIT, Bachelor of Fine Art (Painting) 




 2014                          Arts Victoria $10,000 Funding for Mertz Gallery Project, Forgetting the Ordinary residency in Cumbria

                                  Research travel project at Grizedale Arts, Lakes District, England

                                  Forgetting The Ordinary Residency Mertz Barn, Cumbria, England


Solo exhibitions

2015                        Korean Love Songs, Tristian Koenig Gallery, Melbourne

                               Everything is Just Something, Chapter House Lane, Melbourne

2014                        OK Poetics, collaboration with Alex Dathe, Trocadero, Melbourne

                               A bureaucracy sweeter than an ice swan made of Gatorade  

                               Substation, Newport, Melbourne

                               A painting is a democracy, Bus Projects, Melbourne

2013                        Happenings, Conduit Arts Initiative, Fitzroy, Melbourne

                               Conversations, West Space, Melbourne

                               New Paintings, Block Projects, Melbourne

                               Rising Sun, C3, Abbotsford Convent

2012                        Melbourne Art Now, Block Projects

                               The Inconvenience of Change, Sale Regional Art, Gippsland

2011                        The personality of things, Rearview, Melbourne   

                               Easy Melt, AC Institute, Chelsea, New York

2010                        Arena, Anna Pappas Gallery                       

2009                        Blindside, Are we there yet? Melbourne

                               Bus Projects, Common-Play, Melbourne


Selected Group shows

2018                       La Trobe Art Institute, Grammar of the Glitch, curated by Dr Kent Wilson

2017                       Seventh Gallery, Commodify Me, curated by David Attwood

                              Rearview Gallery, Serious Work, curated by Jordan Wood, Melbourne

                              LON Gallery, with Marlee McMahon, Fitzroy, Melbourne, curated by Elle Ross and Adam Stone

2016                       RMIT Design Hub: Play and invention, curated by Lisa Byrne and Larissa Hjorth

                              Mind Craft, curated by Lisa Byrne, with Charlie Sofo and Laressa Kosloff. Realm Art space

                              Elastic Field, Strange Neighbour Gallery / curated by Laura Skerlj, Melbourne

2015                       Smell of an Oily Rag, Fort Delta, curated by James Bowen

                              Blindside Gallery, Forgetting the Ordinary, collaborative project with Ross Coulter,  Andy Hutson

2014                       Museum of Abject Sentimentality, SOA Gallery RMIT, curated by Phil Edwards

2013                       Project Space, RMIT, Glitters, Melbourne

                              C3, Abbotsford Convent, Rising Sun, Melbourne

                              Substation and Margaret Lawrence Gallery VCA, Regimes of Value, curated by Elizabeth Gower.

                              Margaret Lawrence Gallery, VCA, Sifting Through Plastic Gods, curated by Michael Georgetti

                              Sawtooth Gallery, Forgetting the Ordinary, Launceston, Tasmania

2012                       Paradise Hills, Forgetting the Ordinary, Melbourne.

                              Level 17, Forgetting the Ordinary. Collaboration with Ross Coulter.

2011                       Project Space, RMIT, Circle Work, Melbourne

2010                       AC Institute, curated by Elizabeth Gower and John Neeson, Chelsea, New York   

                              Next Wave Arts Festival, Melbourne Central Station, Great heights

                              Rearview Gallery, Operal Vacancy, curated by Paul Wotherspoon, Melbourne

                              Anna Pappas Gallery, In Out of Order, Melbourne, 

2009                       Michael Koro Gallery, We only ever meet on the Astral Plane,

                              (collaboration with Ross Coulter)     

                              West Space, Fountain Painting, Melbourne.

2007                       Bus gallery, Lite as Object, Melbourne.                                            




2015                        Korean Love Songs, catalogue essay by Tristian Koenig

                                Everything is Just Something, essay by Lochie Bradfield. presented at Chapter House Lane                        

                                Artist vs Chess Grandmaster in White Night festival. The Age, article by Dylan Rainforth

2013                        C-CASS magazine review for Margaret Lawrence exhibition, Phil Edwards

2012                        Stevie Han, essay on Fountain Painting;

                                Artist studio interview, Nikki Wynnychuk, Art Guide Australia

2011                        Review of exhibition, The Personality of things, Triple-R radio station, Tai Snaith  

2010                        Ashley Crawford, Arena, essay on emerging artists on art info.com

                                Ashley Crawford, carnavalesque, essay for AC Institute, New York

                                Yoko Ono, Radio interview on Imaging the Apple, NY radio.

                                Edward Colless, Arena, catalogue essay, Anna Pappas Gallery, Melbourne

                                Meg Hale, Dirigibles that float in the night, Next Wave, article The Age

                                Michael Ashcroft, In Order Out Anna Pappas Gallery, Art Forum

                                Michael Ashcroft, In Order Out, Anna Pappas Gallery, essay

                                Megan Backhouse, A different ball game, The Age

                                John R Neeson, Imaging the apple, AC Institute New York.

2009                        Beatrice McDonald, Common Fiction, Kozminsky, Art; 

                                Review, Triple R radio station, interview with Kieron Robinson                      

                                Edward Colless, We Only ever Meet On the Astral Plane

                                Kirsten Rann, Are we there yet? Blindside, catalogue essay

                                Dr Phil Edwards, Replay: Shifted Gallery, essay for Photo-file

                                Meredith Turnbull, Common Play: Bus Gallery