Photos by Ruben Bull-Milne
Julian Aubrey Smith graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts (Honours) from RMIT in 2003 and completed a Master of Fine Arts (Visual Art) at the VCA, the University of Melbourne in 2016. He is the recipient of a New Work grant from the Australia Council for the Arts, an Australian Postgraduate Award from the University of Melbourne and the 2014 Nino Sanciolo Prize. He has been shortlisted for numerous prizes including the 2014 Substation Contemporary Art Prize and the 2015 Linden Art Award. Recent solo exhibitions include N + n, TCB Art Inc., Melbourne, (2014); Mere Real Things, C3 Contemporary Art Space, Melbourne, (2013); Contents, West Space, Melbourne, (2012). He lives and works in Melbourne.