CURRICULUM VITAE

Currently based in Canberra, Australia

TRAINING

2011 Certificate IV in Small Business Management, RMIT University, Melbourne
2005 Emerging Artist Mentorship with Blanche Tilden, Melbourne
2001 Bachelor of Visual Arts – Gold and Silversmithing – First Class Honours
School of Art, Australian National University, Canberra

STUDIO HISTORY

2013 Studio 17, ANCA Canberra
2008 Studio MG1, Abbosford Convent Melbourne – with Katheryn Leopoldseder
2005 Studio Hacienda, Abbotsford Melbourne – with Blanche Tilden

GRANTS AND AWARDS

2017 Arts ACT – Project Funding Grant
2016 Australia Council – Development Grant
CAPO – Workplace Research Associates Award
2015 Canberra Critics’ Circle Award
2014 Arts ACT – Project Funding Grant
2010 Australia Council – New Work Grant
Copyright Agency Limited – Creative Industries’ Career Fund – Travel Grant
2008 Victorian Premier’s Design Award – Studio Hacienda, General Assembly
2007 Arts Victoria – Arts Development Grant
2006 City of Melbourne – Arts Grant with Blanche Tilden
2005 Australia Council – Emerging Artist Mentorship Grant
Australia Council – New Work Grant
2003 Canberra School of Art – Gold and Silversmithing Workshop – Graduate Residency
2002 Talente 2002 – Selected – International Competition in Craft, Design and Technology, Munich, Germany
2001 Canberra School of Art – Alumni Award

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
Powerhouse Museum, Sydney
Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide
Canberra Museum and Gallery, Canberra
Legislative Assembly Art Collection, Canberra
Toowoomba Regional Gallery, Toowoomba

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015 Construct e.g.etal, Melbourne
Unfold and Construct Bilk, Canberra
2014 Material and Structure Craft ACT, Canberra
2012 Unfold Craft Victoria, Melbourne
2009 Location Devices Metalab, Sydney
2008 Location Devices e.g.etal, Melbourne
2004 Wings 2004 Craft ACT, Canberra

TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

Phoebe Porter and Blanche Tilden (Studio Hacienda)
2008 General Assembly – Open House 08 Phoebe Porter and Blanche Tilden, Canberra Glassworks
2007 General Assembly – Canberra Workshop Bilk, Queanbeyan
General Assembly – Melbourne Craft Victoria, Melbourne
2006 Est.2005 Craft ACT, Canberra

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017 Talismans for Travel e.g.etal, Melbourne
Talking Points Australian National University House, Melbourne
Playlist ANCA Gallery, Canberra
About Face Courtesy of the Artist, Sydney
2016 Lines of Inquiry ANCA Gallery,Canberra
Alumni 16 ANU School of Art, Canberra
National Contemporary Jewellery Award Griffith Regional Art Gallery, Griffith
Collecting Nostalgia Canberra Glassworks
Pin Six ANCA Gallery, Canberra
2015 Urban Suburban Canberra Museum and Gallery,Canberra
sPin ANCA Gallery,Canberra
2014 A Fine Possession: Jewellery and Identity Powerhouse Museum, Sydney
National Contemporary Jewellery Award Griffith Regional Art Gallery, Griffith
Bro.och Bilk – Gallery for Contemporary Metal and Glass, Canberra
Common Ground ANCA Gallery, Canberra
2013 Melbourne Now National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Itami International Jewellery Exhibition Museum of Arts and Crafts, Itami, Japan
Chained Bilk – Gallery for Contemporary Metal and Glass, Canberra
2012 Kabinet Pin-up – Architecture & Design Project Space, Melbourne
Divine Decadence Pieces of Eight, Melbourne
Industrious Former Industrial School, Abbotsford Convent, Melbourne
Designed 2 School of Art Gallery ANU School of Art, Canberra
The Year Was 2006 Studio 20/17, Sydney
2011 Tinker Tailor Soldier Sailor Artisan, Brisbane
Uncontained Craft ACT, Canberra
The First Show Pin-up – Architecture & Design Project Space, Melbourne
Contemporary Wearables 11 Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery, Toowoomba
Winter Neckpieces Studio 20/17, Sydney
For Your Ears Only oneofftwo Contemporary Jewellery, Nungurner, Victoria
2010 By Example Museum of Arts and Crafts, Itami, Japan
Clean Lines Mercator Studios, as part of  State of Design Festival, Melbourne
National Contemporary Jewellery Award Griffith Regional Art Gallery, Griffith
2009 Art Work School of Art Gallery ANU School of Art, Canberra
Contemporary Wearables Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery, Toowoomba
Alumina graduates from gold and silversmithing, Foyer gallery, ANU School of Art, Canberra
2008 Designersblock as part of the London Design Festival, represented by Fossick, London
In the Making member’s exhibition at Craft Victoria, Melbourne
Convent Salon c3 Gallery, Abbotsford Convent, Melbourne
National Contemporary Jewellery Award Griffith Regional Art Gallery, Griffith
2007 Smart Works: Design and the Handmade Powerhouse Museum, Sydney
Moving Parts e.g.etal, as part of Pop-ups for Melbourne Design Festival, Melbourne
Glass Jewellery 07 Workshop Bilk, Queanbeyan
50 Brooches Craft Queensland, Brisbane
New Under the Sun: Australian Contemporary Design in Jewish Ceremony 3, Jewish Museum of Australia
2006 Catch On SALA festival, Zu Design, Adelaide
2005 Workshopped 2005 Sydney Design Festival, Strand Arcade, Sydney
Candela ‘05 Metalab, Sydney and Workshop Bilk, Canberra
Contemporary Wearables Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery,  Toowoomba
2002 Talente 2002 International Competition in Craft, Design and Technology, Munich,Germany
2000 31@20 Graduates from Canberra School of Art Gold and Silversmithing Workshop
Goldschmeidehaus, Hanau, toured to Taiwan, Perth and Canberra

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2016 Public Floor Talk “Collecting Nostalgia” Canberra Glassworks
Workshop “Jewellery Fabrication Techniques – The Brooch” Gold and Silversmithing, School of Art, Australian National University
2012 Speaker – “Craft and Design as a Career” Professional Development Seminar, NGV International
Public Floor Talk – “Unfold” Craft Victoria, Melbourne
2011 Panel Discussion – “Design Onsite” Melbourne Fringe Festival Lecture Series, Abbotsford Convent
2009 Lecturer – terms 1and 3 Gold and Silversmithing Workshop School of Art, Australian National University
06-09 Communications coordinator – part-time role at e.g.etal Contemporary Jewellery and Objects, Melbourne
2008 Advisor – Craft Victoria exhibition selection panel
2007 Speaker – Smart Works: Design and the Handmade Symposium “Industry as Inspiration: Making, Mentorship, Collaboration”  Powerhouse Museum, Sydney
Speaker – Art Forum “General Assembly” Canberra School of Art, Canberra
Sessional Teacher – Product Design, NMIT, Melbourne
2006 Mentor – “Creating and making a living in the Arts today” Online Forum, Craft Australia
Speaker – Art Forum “Est.2005” Canberra School of Art, Canberra
03-05 Project coordinator – Thylacine Design and Project Management, Queanbeyan, NSW

PUBLICATIONS

2013 Showcase 500 Art Necklaces edited by Ray Hemachandra, Lark Books, New York
2010 Audio Design Museum edited by Kate Rhodes and Viviane Stappmanns, Object and Alphabet Press
The Workbench Guide to Jewelry Techniques by Anastasia Young, Quarto Publishing, London
500 Judaica edited by Ray Hemachandra, Lark Books, New York
2009 The Melbourne Design Guide edited by Viviane Stappmanns, Alphabet Press, Melbourne
2008 The Compendium Finale of Contemporary Jewellers edited by Any Lim,
Darling Publications, Cologne and New York
2007 Smart Works: Design and the Handmade edited by Grace Cochrane, Powerhouse Publishing, Sydney

PRESS

2016 Manuscript magazine – styling by Jolyon Mason
AFR Magazine “Fashion Giants” by Frances Mocnik
AFR Magazine “Get Into Shape” by Frances Mocnik
Canberra Weekly 25 Feb “Marbles For Keeps” by Diana Streak
Sydney Morning Herald 12 Feb “Marbles the Focus of a Beautiful New Exhibition” by Sally Pryor
2015 AFR Magazine “Leading Edge” by Frances Mocnik
Sydney Morning Herald 13 Nov “Design Canberra 2015: The makers and creatives leaving their mark”
The Canberra Times 7 March “The Simplicity of Geometry” by Kerry-Anne Cousins
Her Canberra “Phoebe Porter Unfold and Construct” by Wendy Johnson
2014 AFR Magazine “Heads Up” by Frances Mocnik
2012 Surface Asia magazine Issue 8 “Heart and Craft “ by Kate Nicholson
Qantas magazine “Most Wanted” by Tony Magnusson
How We Create “Phoebe Porter: Craft ‘n’ Culture” by Ben Morgan
Habitus Living online  “Phoebe Porter: Cultural Couture” by Ben Morgan
2011 AFR Magazine Life Leisure Luxury Issue 18 “Diamonds Are A Man’s Best Friend” by Francis Mocknik
2009 DQ magazine Issue 33 “Top Ten: Forces and Faces in Australian Design” by Alice Blackwood
Artichoke magazine Issue 26 “Studio Hacienda” by Melanie Joosten
2008 Craft Culture Online Magazine “Four ways to go from A to B” Location Devices essay by Merryn Gates
M The Sunday Age 1 April “New and Proven” by Justine Costigan
Craft Culture Online Magazine “General Assembly: A Review In Parts” by Merryn Gates
2007 Times 2 The Canberra Times 1 Oct “General Assembly” review by Meredith Hinchliffe
Essential Style The Sydney Morning Herald 2 Aug “Victoria’s Secret” by Stephen Crafti
Metro The Age 5 July “Open Sesame” by Clare Kermond
M The Sunday Age 1 April “Brooch the Subject” by Claire Halliday
2006 Times 2 The Canberra Times 5 April “Designs on Jewellery” by Meredith Hinchliffe
Times 2 The Canberra Times 20 April “Est. 2005” review by Kerry-Anne Cousins
2005 Artlook magazine Issue 16 “Illuminating Art” by Kathleen Fisher