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Artist Resume - Elisa Jane Carmichael


2015 - 2017 Masters of Fine Art in Fashion, Queensland University of Technology

2006 - 2008 - Graduated with Bachelor of Fine Art, Majoring in Print Media, Screen Printing and Indigenous electives,
Queensland College of Art, Griffith University

2005- Bachelor of Design, Queensland College of Art, Griffith University


Most Recent Exhibitions

2016 - Nurlanthi- Weaving the Magic of Art and Fashion, Tandanya National Aboriginal Cultural Institute, South Australia

2016 - Redlands Art Award Finalists, Redlands Art Gallery, Queensland

2016 - Hello my name is Paul Smith, National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto, Japan

2016 - Maiwar, William Jolly Bridge projection, Queensland, Australia

2016 - Hello my name is Paul Smith, The Lighthouse, Glasgow, United Kingdom

2016 - Off Grid, Blindside Gallery, Melbourne, Australia

2016 - Jana Jaral, Cairns Indigenous Art Fair, Cairns, Australia

2016 - Weaving: Past, Present, Futures, Gilimbaa, Queensland, Australia

2016 - Gathering Strands, Redlands Art Gallery, Queensland, Australia

2016 - Culture Couture, Kluge Ruhe, Aboriginal Art Musuem, University of Virginia, United States of America

2015 - Hallo, Mijn naam is Paul Smith, Modemuseum Hasselt, Belgium

2015 - Sand of the Earth, Brisbane Powerhouse, Queensland, Australia

2015 - Tomorrow Never Dies, Linden New Art, Victoria, Australia

2015 - Connections to the Waters of Minjerribah, Redlands Art Gallery, Queensland, Australia

2014 - Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week, New Dehli, India

2014 - Rayban Indigenous Special Edition Wayferer, Australian Museum Galleries, Sydney, Australia

2014 - Pull of the Moon, The Hold Artspace, Brisbane Australia

2014 - Idalia, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

2014 - Saltwater Country Artist Camp, Gold Coast Arts Centre, Gold Coast, Australia

2014 - 100 for 100... , Gilimbaa, Brisbane, Australia

2014 - Cairns Indigenous Art Fair, Cairns, Australia

2014 - Woven, BCM Artisan, Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, Australia

2013 - Hello My Name is Paul Smith, London Museum of Design, London, United Kingdom

2013 - Our Dreaming; animating country, State Library of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

2013 - Bespoke, Queensland Museum, Brisbane, Australia

2013 - Spare Parts, Brisbane Powerhouse, New Farm, Queensland, Australia

2013 - Tali Gallery, Sydney, Australia

2013 - Road Trip, Vegas Spray, Newcastle, Australia

2013 - Mumberleya Tumbe, Paul Smith, Collins Street, Melbourne, Australia

2013 - SMI Diversity Week, Univeristy of Queensland, Australia

2013 - Bloody Oath, The Box, West End, Queensland, Australia

2013- Saturate, Love Love Studios, Tenneriffe,Queensland, Australia

2013 - Living Springs, a solo show by Elisa Jane Carmichael, The Box, Queensland, Australia

2012 - Spare Parts, London, United Kingdom

2012 - Elisa Jane Carmichael - Solo Collection, The Cube, London, United Kingdom

2012 - London O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom

2012 - Mumberleya Tumbe - Solo Exhibition, Heathrow Airport, Paul Smith Globe Gallery, Terminal 5, Departures Lounge, United Kingdom


Acquired Collections

2016 Sunshine Coast University

2015 Redland Art Gallery

2014 Redland Art Gallery


Art work Branding Material

2013 - 2020 Capability Framework for Teaching Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander EAL/D Learners, Education Queensland, National Curriculum

2013 - 2017 State Library of Queensland, Our Dreaming Animating Country



2016 Gathering Strands Exhibition catalogue, Redlands Art Gallery

2016 Hot Chicks with Big Brains

2014 Cairns Indigenous Art Fair catalogue

2013 Hello My Name is Paul Smith, Rizzoli

2010 So You're An Artist and You Still Want To Eat, Artworkers Alliance and Queensland Government Publication


Most Recent Personal Activities

2016 - Assistant to Judy Watson

2016 - Guest speaker at the State Library of Queensland’s Night by the Fire series on culture in fashion

2016  - GOMA APT 8 Activation of Rosanna Raymond’s SaVage Klub

2015 - Presenter at the FASH7 Global Conference – Exploring Crtitical Issues, Oxford, United Kingdom

2014 - Fashion collaboration with Roopa Pemmaraju

2014 - Australian High Commission sponsored visit to India for Wills Lifestyle India Fashion week and to facilitate painting workshop with Natasha Stott Despoja for National Day of the Girl Children

2014 - National Finalist in Rayban One sight Indigenous Special Edition Wayfarer Competition

2014 - South Stradbroke Island Artist Camp with Judy Watson

2013 - Institute of Modern Art Board Member

2013 - Idalia National Park, University of Queensland Artist Residency program

2012 - Performing at the Tate Modern Gallery London for Emily Roysdon

2009 - 2010 - Artist Assistant to artist Luke Roberts


Most recent Employment

2013 - 2017 - Exhibitions support, kuril dhagun, State Library of Queensland