Elizabeth Corkery (b.1986, Sydney, Australia) lives and works in Sacramento, CA. Her work, which incorporates printmaking, digital media, sculpture and installation, reflects on the inherent contradictions of fine arts, craft and design, specifically as they relate to the history and politics surrounding decoration and ornamentation. 

Elizabeth is the Founder/Director of Print Club Ltd.

Updates:
@eacorkery

Inquiries:
elizabeth.corkery@gmail.com
Education

2013, MFA, Visual Arts, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
2009, BFA, Printmaking, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

Exhibitions

2019
On the Wall: Elizabeth Corkery, Providence College Galleries, Providence, RI (solo)

2017
Pieces from Pictures, Outside, North Adams, MA (solo)
Printed Flats, STNDRD, St Louis, MO (solo)
The Newest Romantics, New Art Center, Newton, MA

2016
Ruin Sequence, Tower Hill Botanic Gardens, Boylston, MA (solo)
Providence Psychedelic, Tiger Strikes Asteroid, Chicago
A Work in Progress: The London Summer Intensive, Camden Arts Center, London

2015
Pictures of Pieces, Beers Contemporary, London, UK (solo)
Tanabata, Public Address Gallery, Brooklyn

2014
The Modern Interior, First Draft Gallery, Sydney (two-person show with Graham McDougal)
Small Decors, The Telfer Gallery, Glasgow, Scotland (solo)
Royal Scottish Academy Open, Edinburgh, Scotland

2013
Nowhere is There a Garden, Hartell Gallery, Ithaca, NY
New Prints/Autumn 2013, International Print Center, New York, NY
Free School, Gary Snyder Project Space, New York, NY

2012
Galerie, 303 10th Ave, New York, NY (solo, presented with support from Chashama)
Absolute Monarchy, Tjaden Gallery, Ithaca, NY
Shaking Paper, Experimental Gallery, Cornell, Ithaca, NY
Cornall MFA Exhibition, White Box Gallery, New York, NY
Midnight Party, Olive Tjaden Gallery, Ithaca, NY

2011
YEAH!, Olive Tjaden Gallery, Ithaca, NY

2010
I Is For Pulsating Flowers, DUMBO Arts Festival. Brooklyn, NY
The Garden of Earthly Delights, Big Car Gallery, Indianapolis, IN

2009
Print Americas, Juried Print Triennial, Silvermine Arts Center, CT


Awards and Residencies

2019 (forthcoming) Providence College Galleries, Residency for Visual Artists and Scholars
2016 London Summer Intensive, Supported by The Slade, UCL and Camden Arts Center
2016 Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant
2015 Clark Hulings Fund Business Accelerator Grant
2015 Studio Apprenticeship, The Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia
2015 Invited Artist, Print Program at The University of Texas at Austin.
2015 Joan Mitchell Foundation Fellowship at the Vermont Studio Center
2014 Frans Masereel Centrum, Kasterlee, Belgium
2014 Saint Botolph Club Foundation Emerging Artist Award
2014 Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant Winner
2014 Ian Potter Cultural Trust Travel Grant
2014 Australia Council ArtStart Grant
2014 Beers Contemporary Award for Emerging - Winner: Sculpture/Installation
2014 Somerville Arts Council Fellowship
2013 John Hartell Graduate Award, Cornell University
2012 Ian Potter Cultural Trust Travel Grant
2011 Cornell Council for the Arts Grant
2010 Brooklyn Arts Council Regrant
2008 University Medal, University of New South Wales
2008 Dame Joan Sutherland Fund Scholarship
2008 Earl Backen Scholarship for Outstanding Graduating Printmaking Student