About

Alex M. Beckinsale is an emerging artist based in Adelaide, South Australia. Her practice focuses on found vintage photography. She uses traditional and digital mediums to capture the unusual and unexpected instances that are often present within these old snapshots.

Alex M. Beckinsale

29th of November 1994
Curriculum Vitae

Experience

2018
New Zealand Pacific Studio Residency
2017-present
Art History and Theory Assessor, Adelaide Central School of Art
2017-present
Workshop Coordinator & Assistant, Adelaide Central School of Art
2016 - 2017
Co-creator of Verso (Online Arts Writing Platform): 
2016 - present
Primary writer for Verso:  
2011 - 2017
Art Teacher, Noah’s Art, Adelaide, South Australia,

EDUCATION

2016 - Adelaide Central School of Art, Bachelor of Visual Art (Honours)
2015 - Adelaide Central School of Art, Bachelor of Visual Art
2014 - Adelaide Central School of Art, Associate Degree of Visual Art

Prizes

2018 - Emma Hack Art Prze, Finalist
2017 - RSASA Portrait Prize, RSASA Gallery, Merit Award,

Solo Shows

2017 - The day after the day, The Unley Museum
2012 - Into A Memory, Burnside Council Chambers

EXHIBITIONS

2018-
Fragments, John Harvey Gallery
Haunt Volume 1, Collective Haunt inc.
Percival Portrait Painting Prize, Perc Tucker Regional Gallery

2017-
Keeping the Lights on, Floating Goose
Near and Far, The Gallery at Pikes
Wish you Were Here, Adelaide Central Gallery
RSASA Portrait Prize, RSASA Gallery
Salon de Refusé, Arkaba Hotel
Wanderings, Uraidla and Piccadilly Wanderings

2016-
10 x 10 2016, Adelaide Central School of Art
Sensory Narratives, Adelaide Central School of Art

2015-
Salon Hang, Floating Goose
Typecast, Adelaide Writers Centre
10x10 2015, Adelaide Central School of Art
Propositions, Adelaide Central School of Art Graduate Exhibition, Adelaide Central School of Art

Writing

2018-
LOSING TIME
available: https://www.verso-art-writing.com/blog/2018/4/1/losing-time-observations-on-approaches-to-found-photography-in-the-wairarapa-region-new-zealand

2017-
TRAVELLING THROUGH HYPERSPACE AIN’T LIKE DUSTIN’ CROPS, KID.
available: https://www.verso-art-writing.com/blog/2017/9/23/travelling-through-hyperspace-aint-like-dustin-crops-kid
NAVIGATING REPRESENTATIONALISM
available: https://www.verso-art-writing.com/blog/2017/8/15/navigating-representationalism
A Divine Corruption, SALA exhibition Review
available: https://www.verso-art-writing.com/blog/2017/8/8/a-divine-corruption
VERSO INTERVIEW WITH JASMINE ANN DIXON
available:: https://www.verso-art-writing.com/blog/2017/3/24/verso-interview-with-jasmine-ann-dixon

2016- 
Second Hand Memories, honours Exegesis