KIMBERLY STOKES
ARTIST




Kimberly Stokes is an emerging artist living on Yugambeh Land (Gold Coast), who examines the effects of digital culture on perceptions of self. Her art addresses how conventional engagement with the internet and social networking sites, facilitates a continuous fragmentation, adaptation and dissemination of identity. 

As of 2020, Stokes is a co-founder and acting co-director at NEXTDOOR Artist Run Initiative; a not-for-profit organisation that exists to champion the experimental practices of early career contemporary artists, based in Brisbane. She is CURRENTLY engaging in a three-month residency at Level Up Studio + Gallery, in Coolangatta.
CURRICULUM VITAE
Selected Group Exhibitions
2020 - Hey Neighbour, Wreckers Artspace, Brisbane
2019 - Epoch | QUT Visual Arts Graduate Exhibition, QUT Visual Art Studios and Frank Moran Memorial Gallery,  Brisbane
2019 - Uncertain Future, Metro Arts, Brisbane, Curated by Post Datum
2018 - Escapism, Greaser Art Gallery, Brisbane
Public Commission
2019 - Botanica 2019, Commissioned by the Brisbane City Council, as part of Brisbane Art and Design Festival, 
Curated by Urban Art Projects 

Residencies
2020 - Level Up Studio + Gallery, Coolangatta
2020 - LOCAL AIR, THE WALLS ARTSPACE, Miami

Grants
2020 - Regional Arts Development Fund, City of Gold Coast

Professional Experience 
2020 - Co-founder and current co-director of Nextdoor Artist Run Initiative
2019 - Queensland University of Technology (QUT) Graduate Exhibition Committee 
2019 - Creative Director of Post Datum
2019 - Creative Director of Post Datum​​​​​​​
Education 
2019 - Bachelor of Fine Arts: Visual Arts, with Honours, from Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane
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