EDUCATION

2014 Master of Cultural Material Conservation, University of Melbourne
2008 Master of Fine Arts (by Research), Victorian College of the Arts, University of Melbourne
2006 Bachelor of Fine Arts with Honours, Victorian College of the Arts, University of Melbourne

RECENT PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2016-present Preservation Technician, State Library of Victoria
2015-2016 Program Services Officer, Centre for Cultural Partnerships, Faculty of the VCA and MCM, University of Melbourne
2013-2015 Research Officer, Research Office, Faculty of the VCA and MCM, University of Melbourne

EXHIBITIONS l SCREENINGS l PROJECTS

2019 nature, post nature, duo exhibition with Ren Gregorcic, Rubicon ARI, Melbourne
2018 Groundwork, group exhibition as part of Melbourne Fringe, Melbourne's Living Museum of the West, Maribyrnong
2018 Critical Mass, group exhibition as part of Melbourne Fringe, Testing Grounds, Melbourne
2017 Acme Open Studio, exhibition, film screening and artist talk, London
2016 Between Performance and Landscape, Photodust, curated online feature
2009 Female Capture, group exhibition, Trocadero Art Space, Melbourne
2009 'Video Vara' Program, curated by Kim Donaldson, Sub Urban Video Lounge, Rotterdam
2008 Felt Image, solo exhibition, Trocadero Art Space, Melbourne
2008 RE.ACTIVITY, group exhibition, Seventh Gallery, Melbourne
2007 IMAGE / IMAGE, solo exhibition, George Paton Gallery, Melbourne
2007 Untitled, solo exhibition, Platform Artists Group, Melbourne
2007 Draw Order, group exhibition, Trocadero Art Space, Melbourne
2006 VCA Graduate Exhibition, group exhibition, Margaret Lawrence Gallery, Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne
2005 VCA Graduate Exhibition, group exhibition, Margaret Lawrence Gallery, Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne
2004 White Light, Witnessing Light, group exhibition, curated by Elizabeth Presa, Alliance Francaise Gallery, Melbourne
2003 Timing, group exhibition, George Paton Gallery, Melbourne

RESIDENCIES

2018-2019 Research Residency, Melbourne's Living Museum of the West, Maribyrnong
2017 Associate Artist Residency, Acme Studios, London

CONFERENCES AND PRESENTATIONS

2016 This is so contemporary: Mediums of exchange and conservation, Lane, R., Wdowin-McGregor, J., International Council of Museums: Crossing Boundaries to Save Contemporary Works, Los Angeles, United States
2016 Reperformance Strategies for the Reiteration of Tino Sehgal's 'This Is So Contemporary', Wdowin-McGregor, J., Lane, R., The German Association of Conservator-Restorers (VDR): Collecting and Conserving Performance Art, Wolfsburg, Germany (link to video recording of presentation)
2016 Reenact, repeat, reiterate, reperform - a practitioners' chat, organised by Teaching and Learning Cinema, guest panellist, West Space, Melbourne, Australia
2015 Knowledge transfer strategies for the acquisition of contemporary live art: an Australian case study, Wdowin-McGregor, J., Art Association of Australia and New Zealand (AAANZ), Annual Conference: Image l Space l Body, Brisbane, Australia
2015 Knowledge transfer strategies for the acquisition of contemporary live art, Wdowin-McGregor, J., Lane, R., Australian Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Material (AICCM), National Conference, Illuminating the new: contemporary practice and issues in materials conservation, Hobart, Australia

PUBLICATIONS

The Landscape That Reshapes Itself at the Edge of the Sea (forthcoming), Photodust, essay feature
Isle of Grain,
WomenCinemakers Biennial Edition, 2018, extended feature and interview (link to article)
Reperformance Strategies for the Reiteration of Tino Sehgal's Constructed Situations
, Wdowin-McGregor, J., Lane, R., 2017, the German Association of Conservator-Restorers (VDR)
This is so contemporary? Mediums of exchange and conservation, Lane, R., Wdowin-McGregor, J., 2016, Studies in Conservation, 61:sup2, 104-108 (link to article)

AWARDS AND GRANTS

2016 Ignite Career Fund, The Copyright Agency
2008 Finalist, ANZ Visual Arts Award, University of Melbourne
2007 Australian Postgraduate Award (APA), University of Melbourne
2006 Gary Grossbard Drawing Prize, Victorian College of the Arts, VCA Graduate Exhibition
2005 Finalist, Wallara Travelling Scholarship Award, Victorian College of the Arts

CONTACT

jessye.mcgregor@hotmail.com