Patrice Sharkey

Patrice Sharkey

Patrice Sharkey was recently appointed Artistic Director at ACE Open in Adelaide. Previously she was the Director of West Space in Melbourne (2015 – 2018) where she curated the group exhibitions Real Life Fantasies and The Drawing is Just Not There (with Christopher L G Hill), and commissioned ambitious solo projects by underrepresented Australian artists, including Fiona Abicare (Rose Moon, 2019), Gavin Bell, Jarrah de Kuijer & Simon McGlinn (Open Window, 2018), and Jason Phu (my parents met at the fish markets, 2017). Other curatorial projects include Auto Body Works, Arts Project Australia, Melbourne, 2018.