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Elizabeth Corkery

Sacramento, California

Artist Statement

Elizabeth Corkery's work, which incorporates printmaking, digital media and sculpture and more, reflects on the inherent contradictions of fine arts, craft and design, especially as they relate to the history and politics surrounding decoration and ornamentation.

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Elizabeth Corkery's Portfolio

Elizabeth Corkery, Pieces from Pictures (installation view), 2017, Wood, expanding foam, expoxy resin, screenprint, archival digital print. Dimensions variable
Elizabeth Corkery, Pieces from Pictures (installation view), 2017, Wood, expanding foam, expoxy resin, screenprint, archival digital print. Dimensions variable
Elizabeth Corkery, Pieces from Pictures (installation view), 2017, Wood, expanding foam, expoxy resin, screenprint, archival digital print. Dimensions variable
Elizabeth Corkery, Small Decors (installation view), 2014, Plywood, screenprint on MDF, gouche on paper, tape. Dimensions variable
Elizabeth Corkery, Small Decors (installation view), 2014, Plywood, screenprint on MDF, gouche on paper, tape. Dimensions variable
Elizabeth Corkery, Small Decors (installation view), 2014, Plywood, screenprint on MDF, gouche on paper, tape. Dimensions variable
Elizabeth Corkery, Eleganter Garten, 2017, Archival digital print, 18
Elizabeth Corkery, Garten Versatzstucke, 2017, Archival digital print, 18
Elizabeth Corkery, Nowhere is There a Garden (installation view), 2013, Wood, screenprint on paper, etching on paper, CNC milled plywood.
Elizabeth Corkery, Nowhere is There a Garden (installation view), 2013, Wood, screenprint on paper, etching on paper, CNC milled plywood.

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Artist Biography

Elizabeth Corkery, born in 1986 in Sydney, Australia, lives and works in Sacramento, CA. She has had solo exhibitions in the US and abroad, most recently at Outside gallery in North Adams, MA, The Telfer Gallery in Glasgow, United Kingdom, Beers Contemporary in London, United Kingdom, and Tower Hill Botanic Gardens in Worcester, MA. In May of 2019, she will launch a commissioned mural in Providence College Galleries at the culmination of her participation in the Residency for Visual Artists & Scholars on Providence College's campus. Corkery has received production and research funding from the Joan Mitchell Foundation, The Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation, Clark Hulings Fund, Brooklyn Arts Council, Somerville Arts Council and Australian philanthropic organizations The Dame Joan Sutherland Fund, The Ian Potter Cultural Trust and The Australia Council. Recent residencies have included in the London Summer Intensive, run by The Slade and The Camden Arts Center, London. She holds a Master of Fine Arts from Cornell University and Bachelor of Fine Arts from Sydney College of Fine Arts.

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