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Belinda Newick

Born 1975 Perth Western Australia

Professional Development and Experience
2010 Attended 14th Biennial Jewellers & Metalsmiths Conference Perth WA
2008 Inside Out Biennial Jewellers & Metal Smiths JMGA conference, Presented paper ad loca aromatum Adelaide
2007-Current Sessional Lecturer Jewellery North Melbourne Institute of  TAFE  NMIT Fairfield Campus Vic
2007 Fluid Force Hydraulic Press Forming Workshop, APECS Casting. Vic
2005 Presenter: Night of Stories, Asialink, World Upside Down Forum, South Project Craft Victoria, Actuality of Arts Practice in Asia Pacific Region, Asialink. Retail Assistant, e.g.etal jewellery galleries Melb
2004 AsiaLink Residency Lunuganga Sri Lanka, Body Architecture. Landscape Jewellery Workshop students from University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka Study tour of jewellery Europe & UK. JMGA Conference  Melb Victoria
2003 Cynthia Cousens, Expressive Line Workshop JamFactory Adelaide Between You and Me Forum Craft Victoria
2001-2004 Self employed Jeweller, access tenant & retail sales at Zu design jewellery + objects workshop Adelaide
2002-2004 Writer for JMGA Lemel Jewellery Magazine SA chapter
2001 NEIS Certificate lV in Small Business Management
1998-2000 Associateship Metal Design Studio, JamFactory Contemporary Craft and Design, SA
1998-2004 Retail Gallery Assistant, Jam Factory Contemporary Craft & Design, Adelaide
1998 Box Workshop with Miyuki Nakahara. Workshop with Karl Frisch, Adelaide
1997-98 Gallery Assistant, Gunyulgup Galleries, Yallingup WA
1995-96 Work Experience with Artist Blacksmith Antonio Battistessa, Battistessa Studio, Swan Valley WA
1993-95 Bachelor of Arts ( Art) Curtin University of Technology WA Jewellery & 3D Design/Sculpture
Solo Exhibitions

sesa;residue Zu design jewellery + objects Adelaide & Studio Ingot Melbourne

2001 Work in progress installation Kashi Art Café Fort Cochin India
2000 Context Purple Space Showcase JamFactory Contemporary Craft and Design
Selected Group Exhibitions


Return Perth WA, Women’s Salon Counihan Gallery Brunswick Vic
2008 Flipside Jamfactory Metal Studio Alumni Jamfactory Gallery 2 & Velvet da Vinci Gallery San Francisco USA Expeditions 08 Metalab Sydney. Form WA
2007 Catch-on Seoul Korea
2006 Expeditions’06 A&E Metal Metalab Studio + Gallery Sydney, Brooch line up, e.g.etal Melb
Offshore JamFactory Contemporary Craft and Design Adelaide SA
2005 Medalling Festival Melbourne & Commonwealth Games RMIT Gallery Melbourne Vic
Shades of Gray: a survey of access jewellers from Gray St Workshop, 1985-2005 Jamfactory SA
Buda Contemporary Australian Silver & Metalwork Award, Castlemaine Vic
2004 S.O.F.A. Chicago USA, Two Degrees South Fingers Jewellery Gallery Auckland NZ
Souvenir Zambesi store, e.g.etal Melb Vic. Chromophobia Studio Ingot Melb Vic
2003 lumin (0) Elemental Craftwest WA with Naomi Schwartz. Less is More/Less is a Bore Brisbane CityGallery
2001-2002 Contemporary Wearables Exhibition Toowomba Regional Gallery, touring
2000 BIENNIAL JamFactory Contemporary Craft and Design, SA. Studio Heads & Associates
Awards and Grants

Asialink Residency Lunuganga Sri Lanka with Furniture designer Nico Kelly

2001 SAYAB Project Assistance Grant, Development of new work solo exhibition - sesa;residue
2000 SAYAB Project Assistance Grant, 3mth Artist in Residency Kerala India, Gray St Workshop, 6 months Artists in Studios Grant, SAYAB, Adelaide, SA


Ad loca aromatum paper published from JMGA conference Adelaide

2009 1000 Contemporary Jewellers, Darling Publications Germany
2006 SBS Radio, Review Medalling designed and decorated RMIT Gallery Melb
2004-06 Lark Books 500 Neckpieces & 500 Brooches. Altamont Press Inc USA www.larkbooks.com
2006 Cultural Festival, Melbourne Commonwealth Games Cultural Program