About

Jessi's work comprises printmaking, drawing, paper sculpture and installation and public collaborations. Completed a Master of Fine Arts at RMIT Melbourne. Lives in Australia.

 
 

Jessi Wong is an artist working and living in Australia.

Education

2011 Art Start Emerging Artist Grant, Australia Council for the Arts

2010 Collie Print Trust Postgraduate Scholarship, Australian Print Workshop

2009 Master of Fine Art, RMIT University

2005 Bachelor of Fine Art (Printmaking), RMIT University

Selected Exhibitions and Award Exhibitions

2017 Platinum 20 years APW Collie Print Trust scholarships Project Space, RMIT

2015 Youth Plus MOCA Museum, Beijing

2015 National Focus: Art from the Australian Print Workshop G.R.A.I.N. store, Nathalia

2015 Art Central Art Fair Hong Kong

2014 Tactile Pleasure, Apollo Bay VIC

2013 1000 Tears with Helen Kocis Edwards, Fracture Gallery, Federation Square

2013 Cataclysm solo exhibition, Anita Traverso Gallery

2013 Sofia International art paper biennale, Bulgaria

2013 Northern Lights Bundoora Homestead Art Centre

2013, 2011 Burnie Print Prize Burnie Regional Art Gallery, TAS (finalist)

2012 Future Visions Festival d'Australie group show, Divonne-les-Baines, France

2012 Fremantle Print Award WA (finalist)

2012 The Map's Vocabulary Red Gallery, Fitzroy North VIC

2012 Before the Storm Anita Traverso Gallery, Richmond VIC

2012, 2010 Swan Hill Print and Drawing Acquisitive Prize Swan Hill Regional Art Gallery, VIC (finalist)

2011 Drowning Port Jackson Press little window of opportunity VIC

2011 Weapons of Mass Consumption Hawthorn Town Hall Gallery VIC

2011 Port Jackson Press Graduate Printmaking Award (highly commended)

2009 Eight Ways of Being Here Australian Chinese History Museum VIC

2008 Silk Cut Award VIC (finalist)

Collections

Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Airport Collection, HONG KONG

City of Yarra, Town Hall, Melbourne AUSTRALIA

Copelouzos Family Art Museum, Athens GREECE

Crowne Gold Coast, Queensland AUSTRALIA

Deakin University Art Collection, Melbourne AUSTRALIA

National Gallery Australia (Australian Print Workshop "Impressions" Collections) AUSTRALIA

Ontario College of Art and Design, Ontario CANADA

Beijing Peninsula Hotel Art Collection, Beijing CHINA

RMIT University, AUSTRALIA

Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia USA