"Act. a circular lesson in statuary care"
2017 (printed 2019)
Edition of 10 + AP
archival lightjet print
Josephine Mead is a Melbourne-based visual artist and writer. Working through photography, sculpture, installation and text, she employs feminist methodologies to investigate personal notions of support. Josephine has held solo exhibitions at c3 contemporary art space, Bus Projects, Stockroom and the Monash and RMIT Faculty galleries. She has shown in group exhibitions at Craft Victoria, Blindside, Kings Artist-Run, Blue Oyster Space, Seventh Gallery and Testing Grounds. In 2018 she was shortlisted for the John Fries Award, undertook the Kings Emerging Writer’s Program, undertook research in the Juan C Mendez Photographic Archive through the Arquetopia Foundation Residency in Mexico, and was awarded the prestigious 3-month Macfarlane Fund Residency. She has recently been published by Art + australia and un projects. In late 2019 she will undertake the Tasarim Bakkali TAB Residency in Istanbul, Turkey and the Cortex Frontal Residency in Arraiolos, Portugal.