Photo credit - Charles Tauzi

Photo credit - Charles Tauzi


Bilingual interdisciplinary artist Candice Perese works in painting, drawing and installation. Her practice seeks balance and order in line and form, as expressed in a plural palette. Her aesthetic occupies an interstitial space colliding spontaneity and perfection. Candice has lived and exhibited in Auckland, Paris and Melbourne. She holds a Bachelor of Visual Arts from AUT (Auckland). 




2016 - 2017 (Dec-Jan) - Brunswick street gallery 40 x 40 Exhibition, Melbourne

2016 - Moss deck art show (charity event), Ministry of art, St Kilda. (Nov)

2016 - Forgotten Worlds collab show with Enjoy it kid, Collingwood. (Oct)

2016 - Brunswick Street Gallery 10th Anniversary SmallWorks 2016 ART PRIZE (15 May - 4 June) PRIZE WINNER

2016 - Painting 2016, group show. Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne (22 Jan - 4 Feb)

2015 - Selected artist for group show (any theme, any medium), Beth Hulme gallery and studio Melbourne

2015 - Selected artists for Supergraph (Supergraph picks), Royal Exhibition building Melbourne

2015 - Painting 2015 (group show), Brunswick Street Gallery

2014 - RENDER: an Emerging Designers exhibition, Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne (31 October - 13 November)

2014 - Solo exhibition at SHU Restaurant, Melbourne (August)

2014 - Small Works, Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne (August)

2012 - So Fukin Native, Blak Dot Gallery, Melbourne 

2011 - Small Works, Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne
2011 - Xmas Pop Up, Blak Dot Gallery, Brunswick, Melbourne

2010 - Solo at Le Bidule, Paris

2009 - Solo at Alphonse, Paris
2009 - 20eme Atelier open door event, Paris

2008 - Year-long permanent exhibition, representation by Toast Galerie, Paris
2008 - Paint your heart out, Café Panique, Paris
2008 - Paint your heart out, Oldies Vintage Boutique and Gallery, Paris

2006 - Superabound (curated group exhibition), St Paul Street Gallery, Auckland


2006 - AUT Final Year Painting Award 

2012 - Best Visual Arts Show Award: Curated group exhibition So Fukin Native, 

2016 - Brunswick Street Gallery 10th Anniversary SmallWorks 2016 ART PRIZE - FORGOTTEN WORLDS PRIZE WINNER


2005 - Artist Apprentice for Reuben Paterson, Auckland

2006 - Gallery Assistant, Anna Miles Gallery, Auckland              
2006 - Gallery/Boutique Assistant, Butterfly Net, Auckland

2011 - Volunteer Invigilator, Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne
2011 - Volunteer Invigilator, Gertrude Contemporary, Melbourne