Personal Information

DOB: 28/09/1985

Email: tom.isaacs@hotmail.com

Education

2015-Present

PhD Candidate, Sydney College of the Art, University of Sydney

2008 

Bachelor of Visual Arts (Honours), Sydney College of the Arts, University of Sydney

Conference Papers

2017

The Overflowing Body: Transgression in Body Art, Performance Studies international annual conference, Hamburg.

2016

Indeterminate Identities: Body Art, Ritual and the Subject, The Fifth Euroacademia International conference, Rome.

Curated

2017

‘Proximity’, Scratch Art Space, Marrickville.

2011

‘EX VOTO: Joseph Beuys’, INDEX, St Peters.

2010

‘Living Space’, At The Vanishing Point, Newtown.

Residencies

2016

Intercessions Lab (led by Julie Vulcan and Alan Schacher), BigCi, Bilpin.

Performance Lab (led by Alan Schacher), BigCi, Bilpin.

Group Exhibitions and Live Performances

2017

Lazarus has fallen asleep, Scratch Art Space, Rozelle.

Talking Cure, Sydney College of the Arts, Rozelle.

2016 

Can these bones live?, ‘Rubberneck’, 107 Projects, Redfern.

Night Soil, ‘Intercessions Open’, Scratch Art Space, Marrickville.

Night Soil II, ‘Sydney Festival of Death and Dying’, Darling Point.

2014

For those who’ve come across the sea‘Free Fall’, Oxford Art Factory, Darlinghurst.

Hypercube‘Colour, Line, Form’, Articulate project space, Leichhardt.

2013

All CreationCementa 13, Kandos, NSW.

Prima MateriaHungry For Art, Top Ryde City, NSW.

2012

Eat, and live forever‘Eat Your Art Out’, Articulate project space, Leichhardt.

2011

Breaking Bread‘EX VOTO: Joseph Beuys’, INDEX, St Peters.

Chashmal‘Intersections’, At The Vanishing Point, Newtown.

RuachArticulate project space, Leichhardt.

Shekinah Glory, ‘Free Fall’, Oxford Art Factory, Darlinghurst.

St Joseph‘EX VOTO: Joseph Beuys’, INDEX, St Peters.

Strange Bedfellows‘Small Works for a Large Universe’, INDEX, St Peters.

2010

Chisel Piece‘actingUP’, At The Vanishing Point, Newtown.

Hand Piece #1‘Living Space’, At The Vanishing Point, Newtown.

In Exitu Israel de Aegypto‘Hidden: A Rookwood Sculpture Walk’, Rookwood Cemetery, Rookwood.

The Transformation Of ThingsAbstract/Object, At The Vanishing Point, Newtown.

2009

Circumcision, ‘ReImag(in)ing SomaSex’, Macquarie University Art Gallery, Macquarie University.

Tiresias‘hello’, ESP Gallery, Marrickville.

2008

Circumcision‘My Body, My Business’, At The Vanishing Point, Newtown.

Collected‘Undergraduate Degree Show 2008’, Sydney College of the Arts, Rozelle.

Leviathan/Ouroboros‘Untitled’, At The Vanishing Point, Newtown.

2006

Black Book, Undergraduate Degree Show 2006, Sydney College of the Arts, Rozelle.

Collected, ‘Undergraduate Degree Show 2006′, Sydney College of the Arts, Rozelle.

Solo Exhibitions

2012

‘Alchemical Abstraction’SNO, Marrickville.

2010

‘Critical Tension’ESP Gallery, Marrickville.

2008

‘Notes from the Fall’, Silver Spoon Gallery, Balmain

Seminal Fluids (Collaboration with Sach Catts), First Draft, Surry Hills.