Lorraine Spencer Pichette

Biography

Curator and contemporary artist living in Western Australia. Exhibited in many group shows, 1 solo show and curated several large group shows. Sept/Oct 2017 participated in a research residency in northern Iceland which resulted in an exhibition there and pictures taken were used for the Off Kilter exhibition in 2019.

Solo Exhibitions

2009
Metastasis II: In Play. 19th July to 30th July 2009. Kurb Gallery, Northbridge, WA. Solo Show by

Metastasis II: In Play. 19th July to 30th July 2009. Kurb Gallery, Northbridge, WA. Solo Show by Lorraine Pichette. Ceramic installations, drawings, poetry and digital prints.

Group Exhibitions

2019
Off Kilter

11-27January 2019 held at Moores Contemporary Art Gallery. Work consisted of 19 digital prints on canvas; 9 transfer prints; drawings and an installation.

2017
Syning exhibition

Listhus Gallery, AEgisgata 10, 625 Olafsfjordur, Iceland.

2015
POD

Group exhibition of 21 artists at the Moores Building in Fremantle. Curator and participating artist.

2015
Portals Past Present Future. Group Show of 26 artists. Curator: Lorraine Spencer Pichette. Works

Portals Past Present Future. Maritime Museum of WA. Group Show of 23 artists. Curator: Lorraine Spencer Pichette. Works in progress. TBA.

2012
Senescence. 13th March to 5th April 2012. Junction Gallery Midland. FotoFreo. Curator: Eva Ferna

Senescence. 13th March to 5th April 2012. Junction Gallery Midland. FotoFreo. Curator: Eva Fernandez.

2011
Shrine. The Easterlies Group. Mundaring Arts Centre, WA. Group Show.

Shrine. The Easterlies Group. Mundaring Arts Centre, WA. Group Show.

2011
Of Spears & Pruning Hooks. Junction Gallery Midland. Curator: Stuart Elliott. Fundraiser in conju

Of Spears & Pruning Hooks. Junction Gallery Midland. Curator: Stuart Elliott. Fundraiser in conjunction with Commissioner of Police WA.

2010
Regurgitate. The Easterlies Group. Junction Gallery Midland. Group Show.

Regurgitate. The Easterlies Group. Junction Gallery Midland. Group Show.

2009
More than Mud. 5th April to 3rd May 2009. Ellenbrook Gallery. Curator: Micheal Arnold. Ceramic S

More than Mud. 5th April to 3rd May 2009. Ellenbrook Gallery. Curator: Micheal Arnold. Ceramic Sculpture exhibition.

2009
Veneers & Interiors. May 2009. Ellenbrook Gallery. Curator: Lorraine Pichette. Group of 15 artis

Veneers & Interiors. May 2009. Ellenbrook Gallery. Curator: Lorraine Pichette. Group of 15 artists. Essay by Sue Starcken.

2009
Regeneration: Resurrection. Ellenbrook Gallery. Curator: Beverley Iles.

Regeneration: Resurrection. Ellenbrook Gallery. Curator: Beverley Iles.

2009
Blind Box 2009. Sept/October 2009 Fundraiser for Adv. Dipl graduating students.

Blind Box 2009. Sept/October 2009 Fundraiser for Adv. Dipl graduating students.

2009
Diagram. 8th October to 22nd October 2009. Junction Gallery Midland. Curator: Dr P. Phillips & St

Diagram. 8th October to 22nd October 2009. Junction Gallery Midland. Curator: Dr P. Phillips & Stuart Ellliott. Group show.

2009
Faux Gateau. Riseborough Gallery & Winery, Gingin. Curator: Michael Arnold.

Faux Gateau. Riseborough Gallery & Winery, Gingin. Curator: Michael Arnold.

2008
Increment 6th June to 6th July 2008. Ellenbrook Gallery Works by recent graduates and their mento

Increment 6th June to 6th July 2008. Ellenbrook Gallery Works by recent graduates and their mentors/lecturers from Midland TAFE.

2008
Metastasis. 19 March to 30 March 2008 Midland. Observations and explorations of the transitions t

Metastasis. 19 March to 30 March 2008 Midland. Observations and explorations of the transitions that were occurring in and around Midland during the peak of the Boom. WA as a development site.

2007
Country Exhibition. 23rd September to 11th November 2007. Riseborough Gallery, Gingin WA. Curator

Country Exhibition. 23rd September to 11th November 2007. Riseborough Gallery, Gingin WA. Curator: Michelle Hogan.

2006
Blind Box 2006. Junction Gallery Midland. Fundraiser for Adv. Dipl. of Environmental Art & Design

Blind Box 2006. Junction Gallery Midland. Fundraiser for Adv. Dipl. of Environmental Art & Design students in 2006.

2005
Blind Box 2005. Junction Gallery Midland Fundraiser for Adv. Dipl. of Environmental Art & Design s

Blind Box 2005. Junction Gallery Midland Fundraiser for Adv. Dipl. of Environmental Art & Design students.

2005
AD2005. 2nd December to 16th December. Junction Gallery, Midland. Curator: Stuart Elliott Ad. Di

AD2005. 2nd December to 16th December. Junction Gallery, Midland. Curator: Stuart Elliott Ad. Dipl. of Environmental Art & Design graduation exhibition.

2005
N Block Does the Bank. 8th December to 19th December 2005. The Bank Gallery, Midland. Exhibition

N Block Does the Bank. 8th December to 19th December 2005. The Bank Gallery, Midland. Exhibition of recent graduates from the Ad. Dipl of Environmental Art & Design. Curator: Stuart Elliott

2004
Talkie Tea Rooms Window Display. August/September 2004. Clone series by Lorraine Pichette. Joint

Talkie Tea Rooms Window Display. August/September 2004. Clone series by Lorraine Pichette. Joint exhibition with Noel Butler who produced work on the Gulf War.

2003
Talkie Tea Rooms Midland 15th to 30th October 2003. Kinetic Artworks by Lorraine Pichette. Joint

Talkie Tea Rooms Midland 15th to 30th October 2003. Kinetic Artworks by Lorraine Pichette. Joint exhibition with Gene Taylor.

2003
Tasty. Moores Building Fremantle WA. Graduates from Central TAFE Fremantle Campus. Curator: David

Tasty. Moores Building Fremantle WA. Graduates from Central TAFE Fremantle Campus. Curator: David Carson.

Collections

Blind Box purchased by The Janet Holmes a Court Collection’.

Publications

2015
portals past present future

museum.wa.gov.au/museums/maritime/portals-past-present-future. visual.artshub.com.au/whats-on/.../portals-past-present-future-191448.

2015
portals past present future

www.communitynews.com.au/lifestyle/portal-to-citys-links.../7678982

2015
POD

https://freoview.wordpress.com/2015/.../excellent-pod-art-show-at-moor...

2012
Foto Freo Fringe Event

www.enjoyperth.com.au/events/senescence-photography-art-exhibition‎ and www.fotofreo.com/programme/open-exhibitions‎.

2011
Of Spears and Pruning Hooks

www.ofspearsandpruninghooks.hollowcitychronicles.com/‎

2011
Shrine

www.artguide.com.au/exhibition/shrine/‎ www2b.abc.net.au/EventCentral/View/event.aspx?p=2&e=5347771 www.mundaringartscentre.com/past-exhibitions-2012/

2009
Diagram Show

www.perditaphillips.com/diagram/‎ http://www.lethologicapress.org/teapot/?page_id=73

2009
Veneers & Interiors

www.visualarts.net.au › ... › Australian Artists' Grant › Past Recipients‎

2017
Syning exhibition, Iceland

https://www.fjallabyggd.is/is/dagatal/naestu-vidburdir/listhus-art-gallery-syning

Residencies

2017
Listhus, northern iceland short stay residency

2 week research residency in Northern Iceland September/October 2017

Artist Statement

Previous works have dealt with issues relating to environmental matters; biological ethics and desire; identity; diaspora; life, death and decay. I work predominantly with photomedia/print, installation & drawing.