2018

Images to accompany Hans Ulrich Obrist interview with Mode and Mode Issue .6. https://modealsomode.com/issues/

Eleven Seventeen Two Interview

2017

'ELEVEN SEVENTEEN TWO' MA FASHION 2018 GRADUATE SHOW . RMIT UNIVERSITY.  MPAVILLION, MELBOURNE.

Fort Delta Gallery, melbourne, Spencer Lai solo show. 'Trough' by Jessie Kiely, Galvanised steel animal feeder, petrol, water

'HIGH RISK, CRITICAL DRESS', "THE LIMITS OF THE PAGE, EXPERIMENTAL PUBLISHING IN FASHION'. DESIGN HUB, MELBOURNE. 

Panel discussion speakers include: Michael Trudgeon, D&K (Ricarda Bigolin and Nella Themelios), Winnie Ha Mitford, Jessie Kiely and Monica’s Gallery (Spencer Lai and Jake Swinson), Christopher LG Hill. 

2016

NEU YEAR  GROUP SHOW, (W/ PUNK CAFE & MONICA'S GALLERY) , PUNK CAFE, BRUNSWICK.

 Show ft .alethea Everard, Amy Parker, Ander Rennick, Audrey and Phebe, Billy Coulhurst, Brighid Fitzgerald, Campbell Rothnie, Christopher LG Hill, Dese Escobar, Diva Blair, George Rump, Hana Earles, Jan Kiefer, Josey Kidd-Crowe, Lauren Burrow, Matthew Eiraldi, Miles Davis, Rebecca Joseph, Selena Gerzic, Spencer Lai, Thomas Miller.   

RISOTTO CUISINE * MAGGI BEER*,  (JESSIE KIELY W/ MONICAS GALLERY),  SEVENTH GALLERY. 

risotto dishes and residual ingredients of the performative cooking (which were documented on Seventh Gallery's Instagram account) were re-instated as art materials (think paint, Selley's No More Gaps filler...sculpture).

'MUMMY HAS THE BENDS AGAIN' THE COMMUNITY GALLERY, HEROES book launcH (W/ 3PlyPUBLISHING, MONICAS GALLERY), PARIS.

clothing by Jessie Kiely, performance by Monicas Gallery, enacted by Hali Christou / Geraldine Biasotto 

TARRAWARRA BIENNIAL 2016 ENDLESS CIRCULATION AND INSTALLATION, (w/ Victoria Lynn, Helen Hughes), 19 Aug- 6 November.

Jessie Kiely fashion collection presentation ' A Really good Look'. with Monicas Gallery, Centre for Style, 3Ply Publishing.

TO WOUND THE AUTUMNAL CITY "MIRABELLA OPTIMISM" , JESSIE KIELY X NATASHA HAVIR SMITH, (w/ LIAM OSBORNE) PUNK CAFE, BRUNSWICK, MARCH 26.

Video and Sculptural chanadlier.  show ft. David Egan, Spencer Lai, Ocar Miller, Travis McDonald, Alice McIntosh, Liam Osborne, Amy Parker, Natasha Havir Smith with Jessie Kiely,

 'WIDOWS WALK A GROUP SHOW', LON GALLERY, COLLINGWOOD, 10 March.

 " Zur Sache, Wenn's Beliebt!" by Jessie Kiely, show ft. Hamish Macdonald, Ruth O Leary, Spencer Lai,  Beth Caird, Nicholas Batty, Carla Milentis.

2015

 'WORLD INDUSTRIES A GROUP SHOW', (W/ MONICAS GALLERY)  PUNK CAFE, MELBOURNE. 

Jessie Kiely in collaboration with Monicas gallery.  A 200% upscaled pair of Calvin Klein bootleg jeans (2002) . show ft. Womens History Museum, Blake Barnes, Brendan Morris, Brendan Olver, Calum Lockey, Daniel Aloisio, Hana Earles, Jack Mannix, Katherine Botten, Larissa Papamanos, Rachel Younghans, Rafael Delacruz, Rebecca Joseph, Rebecca McCabe, Tony Tot, Zac Segbedzi, Natasha Madden, Rowan Oliver, Justin Clemens, Cinnamon Templeton,  Brighid Fitzgerald, Beth Rose-Caird.

 

'HANASWARTS: WORKING IN A COLD ATTIC, ITS MORE LIKE A COLLAB, MOUSSEMAGAZINE'. (W/ HANA EARLES & HAMISHI FARAH), GERTRUDE CONTEMPORARY, MELBOURNE.

'Frill Seeking' fabricated femininity Plaque by Jessie Kiely.  Show ft. Sanja Devic, Jordan Mitchell Fletcher, Virginia Overell, Natasha Havir Smith

 

'INFERIORITY COMPLEX 1883:' JESSIE KIELY X STEVEN LESLIE, STIRLING SILVER TULIP, (W/ZAC SEGBEDZI) ABANDONED CAR, GERTRUDE STREET.

Hana Earles Calum Lockey Rowan Oliver Kon Kyrizakis Zac Segbedzi Alethea Everard Matthew Linde Natasha Havir Smith Liam Osborne Miles Davis Oscar Alaska Evie Poggioli Jordan Mitchell Fletcher Virginia Overell Christopher LG Hill Hamishi Farah Jessie Kiely Andrea Simmons Nik Lee Amber Wright Grace Anderson Thomas Miller

 

iD INTERNATIONAL EMERGING DESIGNER FINALIST, DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND.

NGV JEAN PAUL GAULTIER X JESSIE KIELY X LAURA FANNING.

Graduate collection Fashion Baggage featured alongside designer Laura Fanning in the Australian Jean Paul Gaultier 2015 Exhibition at the National Gallery of Victoria in Melbourne. Runway show and drawing class curated by fashion practitioner Adele Varcoe in the renaissance collection space of the NGV.

'WETSPACE THE FILM' , NEW YORK FASHION FILM  FESTIVAL, SVA THEATRE, CHELSEA, MANHATTEN. 

A fashion film titled WETSPACE , by Jessie Kiely and Emmett Aldred,  swimwear collection.  Film screened in Chelsea, Manhatten. Screening alongside finalists.  Jil Sander, Nick Knight, Vera Wang, Marie Schuller. Film screening followed by discussion with Rory Satran (Editorial Director US i-D magazine/ Opening ceremony New York), Alix Browne features director W Magazine New York, Gordan Van Steiner, Lars Byrresen, Peterrsen.

 

 

'BOULEVARD'. (W/ CENTRE FOR STLYE / MATTHEW LINDE) , GERTRUDE CONTEMPORARY,  MELB.

Boulevard, a three-day, multi-disciplinary project by Centre for Style comprising an exhibition, performance art, poetry readings, music, and fashion events. Each of the artworks, acts, poems and performances considers how bodies move through space, such as down a street or boulevard. The multiple components of Boulevard work together to articulate the expanded field in which contemporary fashion circulates. ft. 

 

show ft.  Ander Rennick, Brooke Ally, Bum Creek , Chloe Maratta , Christopher LG Hill, Claire Lambe, D&K, Flannery Silva, Guy Benfield, H.B. Peace, Hamish Macdonald, Joshua Petherick, K8 Hardy, Kate Meakin, Le Service Public, Laura Fanning, Lewis Fidock, Liam Osborne, Matthew Linde, Marie Karlberg, Michael Smith, Moses Gauntlett Cheng, Nicolas Ceccaldi, Odwalla 88, Quintessa Matranga, Rafael Delacruz, Rare Candy, Richard Malone, Sylvie Zijlmans & Hewald Jongenelis, Tobias Madison , Vejas, Zoe Latta.

2014 

 J W ANDERSON.

London.  Fall 2014 Menswear / Fall 2014 Ready to Wear.

 

 MEADHAM KIRCHOFF

. London.  Fall 2014 Ready to Wear.

 

 'BOUVIER'S BEDROOM', MATHEW GALLERY, BERLIN,  AUGUST 15. 

Work  represented in a group show by Centre For Style. Show ft, fiXXed, H.B Peace, Eckhaus Latta, Nhu Duong, Laura Fanning.

 

 'THE CONCEPT STORE'. (W/ GEORGIA FRASER) GOODTIME STUDIOS, MELBOURNE, 9-11 OCT.

 

 

 

MELBOURNE SPRING FASHION WEEK.

Graduate presentation 'Fashion Baggage' . RMIT Honours fashion graduate show. 

2013

'DREAM THE WORLD AWAKE', WALTER VAN BIERENDONCK, DESIGN HUB, MELBOURNE.

Garment handing, Walter Vanbierendonck archive. 

 

 

'EFFORTLESS BEAUTY TAKES A LOT OF EFFORT', (D&K/ AFTRS/ RICARDA BIGOLIN),  BUS PROJECTS, COLLINGWOOD.

Part of Arcades *Runway Schedule* at Bus Projects Melbourne. Presented by Centre For Style. Design Assistant

'DREAM THE WORLD AWAKE', WALTER VAN BIERENDONCK, DESIGN HUB, MELBOURNE.

construction assistant to Walter Van Bierendonck opening night merchandise.

'PUBLIC OFFER', DESIGN HUB, MELBOURNE.  1 FEB - 27 MARCH.

. ‘In a Modern Day Setting’ tailoring jacket series (w/ Zachary Bradtke)  Show ft. Perks and Minnie (PAM), Crumpler, Lucy Macrae, Kawaii in the top melbourne 2013 fashion films. 

 

'RMIT BEST OF EXHIBITION'. 2012. GPO. MELBOURNE.

.Ft. ‘In a Modern day Setting’ womenswear tailored series.

2012

 'SWOLLOWABLE PARFUM' VIDEO, LUCY MACRAE, COLLINGWOOD.

 Design assistant (W/ Chorus the Label )  

 

'THE MAN, THE MIND. THE MACHINE' HATCHED FESTIVAL, ST MARTINS YOUTH ARTS CENTRE, STH YARRA.

3 day solo installation show, modular structures.

 

2010

ROMANCE WAS BORN 

 work assistant. Sydney.

2017 MASTER OF FASHION DESIGN, ROYAL MELBOURNE INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, MELBOURNE.

2011-2015 BACHELOR OF FASHION DESIGN, HONOURS, ROYAL MELBOURNE INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, MELBOURNE.