Rebecca Baumann was born in 1983 in Perth, Western Australia, where she continues to live and work. She received a Bachelor of Fine Arts at Curtin University of Technology, Perth in 2003.
Since 2003, Baumann has participated in various group exhibitions, including: Primavera, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney (2011) NEW11, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne (2011), Linden1968, Linden Centre for Contemporary Arts, Melbourne (2008); SILVER: Artrage 25, Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts (2008); and New Disorder, Old Berlin, Perth (2007). She has also held solo exhibitions and performances including Untitled State of Mind, Gallery ON, Poznań, Poland (2010); Action #1: Artists in Response to City Spaces, Perth Cultural Centre (2010); This Glorious Mess, Free Range Gallery (2009), and from the beginning; one more time, Fremantle Arts Centre (2009).
Baumann has been the recipient of the Art & Australia / Credit Suisse Private Banking Contemporary Art Award (2011) and the Qantas Spirit of Youth Award (2009). In 2012 she will undertake a residency in New York at The International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP).
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Artist Rebecca Baumann discusses her works Confetti International (2007/2011), Improvised Smoke Device (2010/2011), featured in the exhibition Primavera 2011 and Automated Colour Field (2011) featured in the MCA Collection for the MCA Artist’s Voice series.
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