Patch is an intermedia artist with interests in film+video-making, drawing, comics, zines, props and textiles. Through various mediums Patch has made collaborative work with local and interstate emerging artists & musicians. She has produced music videos for The Crooked Fiddle Band, ExTrendy, Hazzy Bee, Candy Royalle, SHALLOW, The Church of Hysteria and The Lurkers.

In 2012, she co-created The Cardshow – an anti-nuclear fundraiser which showcased the work of 58 artists in support of the successful campaign against the proposed nuclear waste dump at Muckaty Station in the NT. From 2013-14 she produced 12 videos for Sydney-based performance poet Candy Royalle in a collaborative project titled ‘TWELVE’. Patch continues to collaborate with artists and make work of her own.

 

PATCH SINCLAIR (b.1988, AUS)

contact@patchsinclair.com | patchsinclair.com

EDUCATION

2016 SFX Monster Prosthetics for Film and Theatre, Design Centre Enmore TAFE

2013 Editing in AVID, Metro Screen;

         Data Management for Editors, AFTRS;

         Screenwriting Stage 1, Australian Writers’ Centre;

         Screenwriting Essentials, NIDA (short courses)

2010 BVA (hons.) class 1 + university medal

Sydney College of the Arts, University of Sydney

 

SOLO SHOW

2014  With Laurel in Oblivion, The Corner Cooperative, Chippendale, NSW

 

2 PERSON SHOWS

2016  [w/ Tessa Rex] Vapid Cut, NORTH Contemporary Art Space, NSW

2016  [w/ Margie Walker] Trace Elements, Red Gallery, 157 St Georges Rd, VIC

2012  [w/ Liv in(the)finite] Unwoven, 401 Hibernian House, NSW/ Brisbane Fringe Festival, Turnstyle, QLD

2012  [w/ Margie Walker] or the skeleton of a windmill, Chrissie Cotter Gallery, NSW

2012  [w/ Frances Howe] 20Twenty, Fire Gallery, NSW

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITION

2017  Play Street, Surry Hills Festival window installation, 194 Devonshire St, Surry Hills, NSW

2016  A4 Art Australia, Herring Island Gallery, VIC

2015  Paper Crown, Surry Hills Festival window installation @ Sark Studio, Surry Hills, NSW

2015  Cash Machine, FatherSons, Los Angeles, CA

2015  SHE, The Studio, Marrickville, NSW

2014  USELESS, The Studio, Marrickville, NSW

2014  She Led Her, 302 Cleveland St, Surry Hills, NSW

2012  The Christmas Show, 107 Projects, Redfern, NSW

2012  Print Staple Stitch, Gallery Lane Cove, Lane Cove, NSW

2012  The Cardshow, Mori Gallery, Sydney CBD, NSW

2010  SCA Honours Gradshow, Sydney College of the Arts, Rozelle, NSW

2010  Nuclear Freeways Fundraiser, Mori Gallery, Sydney CBD, NSW

2010  Kindling, Plump Gallery, Enmore, NSW

2010  Second Shot, Delmar Gallery, Ashfield, NSW

2010  From a Dark Place, Little Fish Gallery, Enmore, NSW

2009  SCA Annual Gradshow, Sydney College of the Arts, Rozelle, NSW

2009  2039 – The Dean’s List, Verge Gallery, Darlington, NSW

 

BROADCAST

2013  Hitch, ABC2 MiniShot Short Doco, ABC2, Australia

2011  ‘God of the Gaps’ – The Church of Hysteria, Rage, ABC1, Australia

 

TEACHING

2016  AFFORD Animation project, Condell Park, dLux MediaArts

2015  Animation + filmmaking workshop, Chatswood Youth Centre, dLux MediaArts

2013  Workshop teacher, Kids’ Holiday Program, Centrehouse, Lane Cove

2012  Academic advisor, Film and Digital Art Dept. SCA, University of Sydney

  

AWARDS + GRANTS

2013  Hitch (Finalist) ABC2 MiniShot Short Doco Comp, ABC2 Television

2012  ArtStart Grant, Australia Council for the Arts

2010  University Medal, University of Sydney

2009  Zelda Stedman Young Artist Scholarship

2009  Fyre, Unique Aesthetic Film Award, Sydney Underground Film Festival

2009  USYD Academic Merit prize

2008  USYD Academic Merit prize