T I L L Y D A V E Y

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Australian artist and curator,Tilly Davey has directed, managed and curated several individual and community art projects. With over 5 years of experience in the field, she has an extensive background managing community programs and serving developmentally disabled and psychosocial adults in art related affiliations. Tilly has also built partnerships with museums, galleries, non-profits, and other institutions stressing inclusion and advocacy. Tilly has received several government grants and appraisals for her work which has enabled her to broaden her practice and work ethic.

 

EDUCATION

June 2015-December 2015:Canberra institution of Technology: Certificate IV mental health

June 2015-December 2015:Canberra institution of Technology: Certificate IV Alcohol and other drugs.

August 2013-December 2014:Canberra institution of Technology:Certificate III Population Health.

February 2010- July 2013: RMIT University:Diploma of Visual Arts

July 2009 - December 2009: RMIT University:Certificate IV Design accelerated

February 2009-June 2009 Center Of Adult Learning CBD, Melbourne: Certificate III, Community Services

February 2008-June 2008 Canberra institution of Technology:Certificate III, Design Fundamentals

 

 

EMPLOYMENT

January 2017- Present

Catholic Care

Program Manager

Hands on Studio, M16 ArtSpace

Duties/Skills include:

-NDIS provider

-Managing Staff

-Monitoring programs operations

-Curating annual exhibitions

-Communicating with stakeholders to ensure the programs delivery is at high standard

-Collaborations with external creative hubs nationally and internationally

 

March 2014-Present

Argyle Community Housing

Ainslie Vilage

Art Haven Director

Duties/Skills include:

-Ensuring funding is received for program to sustain (program relays primarily on grants and donations to run, program is not block funded)

-Assisting the participant complete desired artwork

-Communicating and collaborating with local creative organisations to expand program

-Annual exhibition curation

 

February 2014-January 2017

Catholic Care

Hands On Studio, M16 ARTSPACE

Art Tutor

Duties/Skills include:

Teaching people who acquire intellectual disabilities, build communicational skills through art making.

Assist curation of annual exhibition

 

 

Febuary 2014-March 2017

St Vincent De Paul

Blue Door

Support Worker/Volunteer coordinator

Duties and skills include:Coordinating volunteers who are on shift, Preparing large quantities of food and beverages to the community of Ainslie Village. Suppling support to a diverse range of people who suffer from mental health issues (addiction, mental, illness, trauma).

 

January 2015-December 2016

ART WITH TILLY

Visual Art Tutor.

Providing primary school students with one to one creative tuition

 

January 2014-December 2014

Satis Organic Cafe,Watson, A.C.T

Life Drawing Class, Director.

Duties/skills include: Advertising for event, regular communication and updates with participants, arranging

models. Providing participants and models with a regular, safe and reliable environment to draw in.

 

Volunteering

2017:

LAND Gallery, Brooklyn, New York, USA

Psychiatric Ward, Canberra Hospital, Canberra, ACT

IGNITE, Belconnen Arts Center, ACT

2016:

Ainslie Village, Campbell, ACT

Belconnen Community Service, Belconnen, ACT

2015:

St Vincent De Paul Society, Canberra, ACT

2014:

Abbortsford convent, Melbourne, VIC

 

Selected Curated/Commissioned Projects and Exhibitions

2017:

SELF ID, M16 ARTSPACE, Griffith, ACT

Good ART Week: The Front Gallery, Lyneham, ACT

Works by HOS: M16 ARTSPACE, Griffith, ACT

A Pleasant Entrance: Step Up Step Down, Watson, ACT

2016:

The Village Is Open For Art: Ainslie Village, Campbell,ACT

DEFENCE: Belconnen Community Service

Wild Loo Mural: Ted Noffs Foundation, Canberra City, ACT

Meet Point Mural: Smartian services, Commission housing, Reid, ACT

Brighten Mural: Smartian services, Commission housing, Oaks Estate, ACT

2015:

Enviro Wall Mural: Australian National University, ACT

Cafe Mural: Satis cafe, Watson, ACT

2014:

Street Walk Mural: Imlay Nursing Home, Pambula, NSW

PPP Mural: Cranky Pants cafe, Merimbula, NSW

GLOW Mural: Hanoi Rock City, Hanoi, Vietnam

2013:

Safe Walk Mural: Melbourne City, Melbourne, Vic

Grown Mural: Abbortsfort Convent, Melbourne, Vic

 

Grants

2017:

ARTS ACT, Project Funding

ACT Mental Health Coalition Funding

2016:

ARTS ACT, Project Funding: The Village is Open For Art

ARTS ACT, Project Funding: DEFENCE

ACT Mental Health Coalition

2015:

ACT Mental Health Coalition: Make Stupidity History

 

Selected Awards

2017:

ACT Minsters Inclusion award: Finalist

National Portrait Prize: Shortlisted

 

References

Name:Paul Potter

Position:Blue Door Manager

Organisation: St Vincent De Paul Society

Phone: 0419 468 866

Email: Paul.Potter@svdp-cg.org.au

 

Name: Sue Pobjie

Position: Senior Operation Manager

Organisation: CatholicCare

Phone:0406 099 145

Email: sue.pobjie@catholiccare.cg.org.au