CV

EDUCATION
Bachelor of Fine Art (Honours), Victorian College of the Arts, University of Melbourne (2008-2011)
Graduate Certificate of Visual Art, Victorian College of the Arts, University of Melbourne (2007)

PRIZES, AWARDS & STUDIO RESIDENCIES
2015, Artist Residency, Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, FRANCE
2014, Winner, Georges Mora Foundation 2014/2015 Fellowship
2014, Finalist, The Substation Contemporary Art Prize
2013, Paris Residency, Cité Internationale des Arts, awarded by Art Gallery of NSW 
2013, Finalist, Keith & Elisabeth Murdoch Travelling Scholarship
2012, Awarded an Australia Council for the Arts ArtStart Grant
2012, Finalist, ATOM Awards, 'Best Tertiary Experimental Film'
2011, Winner, Orloff Family Trust Scholarship
2011, Awarded the Substation Exhibition Award
2011, Finalist, Keith & Elisabeth Murdoch Travelling Scholarship
2010, Awarded the Lionel Gell Undergraduate Scholarship
2010, Winner, Maude Glover Fleay Award
2010, Finalist, Wallara Travelling Scholarship
2009, Winner, Trocadero Award, Proud Exhibition,  Margaret Lawrence Gallery

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS & PERFORMANCES
2016, The Gifted Child: Leni Riefenstahl and the beyond, Alliance Francaise, Melbourne 
2015, Group Therapy, 3 performances curated into 'The Sweet Life', Blindside Gallery, Melbourne
2014, Bed Therapy, ACCA Upstarts, Pop-Up Gallery, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne
2014, Play, Blindside Gallery's Feature Artist, Melbourne
2014, Technopia Tours Feminist Art Bus (performance as Lillian Temple-Dumble), Melbourne
2013, Portes Ouvertes Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, FRANCE
2013, Kar Krash KaraokeThe Substation, Newport
2013, Suite, Projection Window, Art Gallery of Ballarat, Victoria 
2013, Dying Not to Be, Kings ARI, Melbourne 
2011, Is It Straight? (performance), George Paton Gallery, Melbourne
2011, Because We Are Animals (performance), DiscoBeans Cafe & Gallery, Northcote 
2010, The Suicide ChroniclesExperimental Art Space, George Paton Gallery, Melbourne
2010, Hit Me If I Smile ( performance), Federation Square, Melbourne
2010, Hope March (performance), Flinders Street Station, Melbourne
2009, Big Fat Big Mouth (performance), The Esplanade Hotel, St Kilda

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017, An Act of Showing (curator Annabelle Lacroix), Testing Grounds, Melbourne 
2015, Romance Died Romantically (curator Amy Marjoram), Strange Neighbour, Melbourne
2014, The fWord (curator Caroline Phillips), Ararat Regional Art Gallery
2014, Nervous Tension (curator Anabelle Lacroix), Careof Organization for Contemporary Art, Milan, ITALY 
2014, The Act of Seeing (curator Mardi Nowak), Town Hall Gallery, Melbourne
2014, VCA Video Lounge (curator L.Castagnini), 'Transgressive Teaching', Sydney College of Arts
2013, BACKFLIP: Feminism and Humour in Contemporary Art (curator L. Castagnini), Margaret Lawrence Gallery
2013, One Hundred and Twenty Seconds (curator Alex Gibson), Federation Square, Melborne
2013, Hit Me If I Smile, Platform Public Contemporary Art Spaces, Degraves Subway, Melbourne
2013, Future Now, touring regional Victoria (curator Jessica Brigfoot)
2012, Locus of Control, Nellie Castan Gallery, South Yarra
2012, A Dinner Party: Setting The Table, West Space ARI, Melbourne (curators C. Phillips and V. Duckett)
2012, Future Now, The Substation, Newport
2012, Excerpt Magazine (curator Amy Marjoram, online exhibition), Issue 2, March 2012
2011, Hatched 2011, PICA (Perth Institute of Contemporary Art), Perth
2011, Is It Straight? (curator Craig Burgess), George Paton Gallery, University of Melbourne
2011, Interior Architecture (curator Caroline Phillips), LaTrobe University Arts Centre, Bendigo
2011, Greener On The Other Side, International Video Art Festival, Organhaus, Chongqing, CHINA
2011, Performance Post Appropriation: Exchange Screening Chicago-Berlin, The Nightingale Theatre, Chicago, USA
2010, Show VI, MMX Open Art Venue, Linienstraße, Berlin, GERMANY
2010, Newer10, Trocadero Artists Space, Footscray
2010, The Envelope, The Feminist Salon Residency, West Wing at West Space, Melbourne
2010, Stacks (curator Kim Donaldson), VCA Student Gallery, Melbourne
2009, Installation Grids (curator Sandra Bridie), VCA Student Gallery, Melbourne
2009, Gertrude Street Projection Festival, Gertrude Street, Fitzroy
2009, Proud, Margaret Lawrence Gallery, Melbourne
2008, Opening Ceremony (sculptor), Melbourne International Arts Festival

MEDIA & PUBLICATIONS 
2016, Juliette Peers, Raise the Flag of Art: Inez de Vega's 'The Gifted Child - Leni Riefenstahl and the beyond' as witness, September 2016
2015, Amy Marjoram, Romance Died Romantically: Catalogue Essay, September 2015
2015, Robert Nelson, Sydney Morning Herald, 'Dead chickens and a three-legged woman look for love', 06/10/15
2014, Robert Nelson, The Age, 'One-liners on life and death bear repeating', 26/11/14
2014, Dylan Rainforth, The Age, 'ACCA shipping container hosts five one-week art exhibitions', 14/10/2014
2014, The Guardian, 'ACCA Upstarts: the shipping-container pop-up - Inez de Vega', 2/10/2014
2014, The fWord: Contemporary Feminist Art in Australia (catalogue), Uni Melb., IBSN:978-0-9925208-0-9 
2014, Art Guide Australia, 'The FWord'www.artguide.com.au/whats-on-page/show/the-f-word/
2014, Art Guide Australia, 'Inez de Vega wins Georges Mora Foundation Fellowship02/07/2014
2013, Amy Marjoram, 'Kings of Video' (review), Extended Forecast, October 2013
2013, Nat Thomas, 'Staying Out of Trouble' (review), CCAS Pages (06/07/13)
2012, Jessica Bridgfoot, Future Now (catalogue), The Substation, Newport
2012, Bettina Hamilton, Locus of Control (catalogue), Nellie Castan Gallery
2012, 'Suite', Excerpt Magazine, Issue 2, March 2012, p.4 (online exhibition)
2011, Victoria Duckett, 'Interior Architecture' (review), un Magazine, Issue 5.2, pp.50-52
2011, Caroline Phillips, Interior Architecture (catalogue), La Trobe Visual Arts Centre, Bendigo

PROFESSIONAL SPEAKING & WORKSHOPS
2015, Exhibition floortalk, TV Moore: With Love and Squalor, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art (22/08/15)
2013, Speaker, Melbourne Now, 'Simone's Boudoir', Dancehouse, NGV Australia, (15/12/13)
2013, Workshop facilitator, 'How to Get a Good Idea', The fWord Project, La Trobe VAC, Bendigo (19/10/13)
2013, Speaker, Art Forum, VCA, University of Melbourne, (15/08/13)
2013, Artist talk, Kar Krash Karaoke, The Substation, Newport (13/04/13)
2013, Artist talk, Future Now Regional Tour, Punctum, ICU Castlemaine (02/11/12)
2012, Speaker, Her Humour: Sex & Satire in Contemporary Victorian Art, West Space (13/09/12)
2011, Speaker, Interior Architecture, La Trobe Visual Arts Centre, Bendigo (25/06/11)