Contact              poulgrain@live.com

Education          2015 Bachelor of Fine Art (Honours, Class I), Queensland College of Art, Griffith University
                           2011 - 2013 Bachelor of Fine Art, Queensland College of Art, Griffith University

Solo and Duo Exhibitions

2019                   [upcoming] A Set of New Skills, Boxcopy, Brisbane
                           A Set of New Skills: Weaving & Welding Outer Space, Brisbane

2018                   Conversation in Two Parts, Firstdraft, Sydney
                           Conversation in Two Parts, Metro Arts, Brisbane

2017                   16 in 4 parts, RM Gallery, Auckland, Aotearoa
                           Slow Movement Sequence, Visual Bulk, Hobart

2016                   Bust Construction, Success, Perth
                           Cardboard Constructions, Aishla Manning and Sarah Poulgrain at Bus Projects, Melbourne

2014                   Feel the Quality, Llewellyn Millhouse and Sarah Poulgrain at Metro Arts, Brisbane
            
Selected Group Exhibitions  

2018                   Green Screen: Queensland Shorts, Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane
                           Emerson curated by Seb Henry-Jones and Harrison Witsey, Sydney
                           Stable Gallery at The Walls Artspace, Gold Coast
                           The Annual, Boxcopy, Brisbane

2017                   Presentism, Boxcopy, Brisbane
                           Social Ghosts, The Soylent Spot, curated by Erika Scott, Brisbane

2016                   Neo-normal, John Fries Finalist Exhibition, UNSW Gallery, Sydney
                           Stella McCartney for Target, Cut Thumb, Brisbane
                           The Annual, Boxcopy, Brisbane
                           SafARI, collaborative work with Llewellyn Millhouse, Sydney

2015                   The height of a mountain, width of a valley, at Metro Arts, Brisbane
                           The moment something is understood it begins to be forgotten, Blindside, Melbourne
                           Everything Is Connected, The Hold Artspace, Brisbane
                           The Laundrie National Emerging Art Prize, The Laundry Artspace, Brisbane    
                           GAS Leak: Graduate Art Show, The Laundry Artspace, Brisbane

2014                   The Churchie National Emerging Art Prize, Griffith University Art Gallery, Brisbane
                           Continue: Three Brisbane Artists, Chapter House Lane, Melbourne
                           Weekender: Earth, Wind, Fire, Boxcopy, Brisbane
                           Shifting Ground, The Hold Artspace, Brisbane
                           Road Trip, Cell Art Space, Cairns

2013                   Don’t Look So Offended, Fake Estate ARI, Brisbane
                           GAS: Graduate Art Show and Espresso GARAGE Awards, Griffith University Art Gallery
                           [Q]ARI, Griffith University Art Gallery
                           Surface Tension, The Hold Artspace, Brisbane
                           Addition 5, Addition Gallery, Brisbane

2012                   Office Space, Claredon House, Edinburgh

Awards and Residencies

2019                    Australia Council Individual Project Grant
2018                    Residency at Frontyard, Sydney
2017                    Residency at Visual Bulk, Hobart
2016                    Finalist in the John Fries Award
2015                    Curators Choice Award at the Laundry Artspace
2015                    Artist Choice Award at The Laundie National Emerging Art Prize
2015                    Self-initiated residency in Taylors Arm (NSW) with Bridie Gillman and Kylie Spear
2014                    Highly Commended at The Churchie National Emerging Art Prize
2013                    Painting Faculty Award, Queensland College of Art, Griffith University
2012                    ISES Grant, Griffith University, Queensland College of Art

Selected Publications

2019                    Self-published book: A Set of New Skills: Weaving & Welding
2018                    Seven Year Itch, Chapter House Lane publication
2016                    Five Ways Number Three, Boxcopy Publication edited by Brooke Ferguson
                            Timberly Madeleine Stack for Sarah Poulgrain, available here
2015                    Self-published books: Characters from the 1995 BBC adaptation of Pride and Prejudice and Busts of my Mother
 

                            Co-founder of Wreckers Artspace