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Marian Hosking: Living Treasure 2007

30 November 2008

Curiculum vitae
Training and education
2008 PhD, Monash University
1996 Master of Arts, RMIT University, Melbourne
1969 Diploma of Art, Industrial Art Gold and Silversmithing, RMIT
Selected solo exhibitions
2007 Marian Hosking: Jewellery, Object Gallery, Sydney, touring exhibition
2006 Tracks, Gana Art Centre, Seoul, Republic of Korea, touring national and international exhibition
2004 Familiar - Less Familiar, Academy Gallery, Launceston, New Zealand
2003 Specific Pacific, Gallery Funaki, Melbourne
2001 Scattered Similarities, Gallery Funaki, Melbourne, touring exhibition
Selected group exhibitions
2008 Collect08 Victoria and Albert Museum, London, United Kingdom
2007 Collect07 Victoria and Albert Museum, London, United Kingdom
2006 Collect, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, United Kingdom
2006 Radiant, Galerie Ra, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2006 Cecily and Colin Rigg Contemporary Design Award, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, touring exhibition
2006 Metal Element Beyond, Takumi Gallery, Gifu, Japan, international touring exhibition
2006 Luminaries, Sydney College of the Arts Gallery, Sydney, touring exhibition
2005 Collect, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, United Kingdom
2005 10-2005, Gallery Funaki, Melbourne
2005 Ernest Leviny Commemorative Silver Exhibition, Buda Homestead, Castlemaine
2004 Makigawa, Funaki, Hosking, Workshop Bilk, Queanbeyan
2004 Funaki, Moje, Hosking, Delicate Works, Galerie Ra, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2004 Metal Element V, International Design Centre, Japan, international touring exhibition
2004 Australian Contemporary, SOFA, Chicago, USA
2003 The HAT Project: Here and There, United Kingdom, touring national and international exhibition
2003 Ernest Leviny Commemorative Silver Exhibition, Buda Homestead, Castlemaine
2003 Sextet, Church Gallery, Perth
2002 Funaki, Hosking, Moje, Delicate Works, Galerie Slavik, Vienna Austria

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Selected public collections
  • National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
  • National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
  • Powerhouse Museum, Sydney
  • Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery, Launceston
  • Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane
  • Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide
  • Hiko Mizuno College of Jewellery, Tokyo, Japan
  • Art Gallery of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland

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Selected awards and honours
  • Australia Council Fellowship 2009-2010
  • Living Treasure: Master of Australian Craft
  • National Contemporary Jewellery Award - Griffith Regional Gallery
  • Rusden Foundation Award for Excellence in Silversmithing
Selected bibliography
  • Terstappen, Claudia, Wise, Kit Marian Hosking: Jewellery Craftsman House, Sydney 2007
  • Editors Hoffert Bernard, Tracks: works in silver 2005 - 2006, Monash Asia Institute,Melbourne 2006
  • Crafti, Steven,Request Response Reaction - Designers of Australia & New Zealand
  • Anderson, Patricia, Contemporary Jewellery: The Australian experience 1977-1987, Millennium, Sydney, 1988
  • Anderson, Patricia, Contemporary Jewellery in Australia and New Zealand, Craftsman House, Sydney, 1998
  • Cochrane, Grace, The Crafts Movement in Australia: A history, University of New South Wales Press, Sydney, 1992
  • Crafti, Stephen, Request Response Reaction: Designers of Australia and New Zealand, Images Publishing Group, Mulgrave, Victoria, 2002
  • Turner, Ralph, Contemporary Jewelry, A Critical Assessment 1945-1975, Studio Vista, 1976

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