Kirtika Kain

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Kirtika Kain, ‘ravines I’, 2018, natural copper oxidation, beeswax and silkscreened bitumen on etched copper, 60 x 45 cm

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National Art School, Master of Fine Arts, 2018
National Art School, Bachelor of Fine Arts, 2016
Macquarie University, Bachelor of Psychology, 2013


2018 Materiality, [email protected]
2018 NAS stall Sydney Contemporary Art Fair, Carriageworks
2018 Drawing Exchange 2018, Hoff Studios, National Art School and Central Adelaide School of Art
2018 2018 LIBRIS AWARDS, Artspace Mackay
2018 Swan Hill Prize, Swan Hill Regional Art Gallery
2018 Press Play, Stairwell Gallery
2017 Blacktown City Art Prize, Leo Kelly Blacktown Art Centre
2017 Hornsby Art Prize Exhibition, Wallarobba Arts Centre
2017 The Other Art Fair Sydney, (representing National Art School)
2017 Another Art Book Fair, Artspace
2017 Gippsland Print Award, Gippsland Art Gallery
2017 My Brain Has Too Many Tabs Open, ESD Gallery
2017 Lloyd Rees Memorial Youth Art Award, Gallery Lane Cove
2017 Grads 3, Factory 49
2017 27.04.17, [email protected]
2017 Saatchi & Saatchi
2017 Graduate Exhibition, Saatchi & Saatchi
2017 New Grads 1, Factory 49
2016 National Art School Graduate Exhibition, NAS Gallery
2016 Wall Mural, National Art School
2016 Substraight, Stairwell Gallery
2016 The New Wave, Stairwell Gallery
2015 Jocelyn Maughan Drawing Prize, National Art School
2015 20 x 20 Exchange: A Collection of Contemporary Australian Printmaking. Curtin University Technology, RMIT, National Art School.

Lane Cove Council Permanent Collection
National Art School Student Archive and Collection
Private Collections in Australia and Asia


2018 British School at Rome Residency 2019, National Art School
2018 Artspace Mackay Libris Awards, Finalist
2018 Swan Hill Print and Drawing Prize, Finalist
2017 Blacktown City Art Prize, Finalist
2017 Hornsby Art Prize Honourable Mention
2017 Hornsby Art Prize Printmaking Category, Winner
2017 Gippsland Print Award, Finalist
2017 Lloyd Rees Memorial Youth Art Award, Winner
2016 Bird Holcomb Foundation MFA Art Scholarship
2016 Artscene Printmaking Prize
2016 Sue Proctor Prize for Art History and Theory
2015 Ellen O’Shaughnessy Printmaking Prize, National Art School

2018 Registering Print’s Past, IMPRINT Volume 54

2018 Monday Drive 89.7 East Side FM – radio interview for Sydney Contemporary with Ruth Hessey
2017 [email protected]_27.04.17_REVIEW, Sharne Wolfe

Kirtika Kain, ‘ravines I’, 2018, natural copper oxidation, beeswax and silkscreened bitumen on etched copper, 60 x 45 cm
Kirtika Kain, ‘ravines II’, 2018, silkscreened bitumen on oxidised copper, 60 x 45 cm