Nur Aishah Kenton

b.1998

Lives Canberra, Australia and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.


Education

2018 Ba. Visual Arts (major Photomedia)

School of Art & Design, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia.


Exhibitions

2020 One Another, Contour 556 / Canberra’s Public Art Biennial, ACT. (upcoming)

2020 Second Exit, Goulburn Regional Art Gallery, NSW.

2019 Her / A Female Anthology, Brunswick Street Galley, VIC.

2019 Backyard exhibition, ACT.

2019 Tributary @ Pilot, ACT.

2019 Herstory M16, ACT.

2018 Keep The Fire Burning: Celebrating Five Years of Hillvale, VIC.

2018 ANU School of Art & Design Graduation Exhibition, ACT.

2018 Mt Fuji & Everything Else, Eden Road Wines, Murrumbateman, NSW.

2018 Mt Fuji & Everything Else (Points of View: Artists in the landscape), 

TPR Gallery, ACT.

2017 Maggie Diaz Photography Prize for Women, Brightspace Gallery, VIC.

2017 Backyard exhibition, ACT.

2017 Inside/Outside, The Photography Room, ACT.


Artist Books

2020 One, Another (upcoming)

2019 Second Exit

2018 To Whom it May Concern

2018 I Love You


Awards

2020 Chico Hot Springs Portfolio Review

2018 Australian National University EASS (Emerging Artists Support Scheme) Award,Goulburn Regional Art Gallery.

2017 Finalist, Maggie Diaz Photography Prize for Women.


Published

2020 Find Rangers Issue 22: Submission Based Photography Magazine

2020 Canberra Times: Feb 3rd, Canberra photographer Aishah Kenton

Captures international attention with photographs of her relationship

2020 Canberra Times: Jan 20, Exhibition Review: Second Exit,

Goulburn Regional Art Gallery.

2017 Art Monthly Australasia Special 300th edition:

Celebrating 30 years of art in Australasia.


Work Experience

2017-2020 Editorial photography assistant

2019 Craft ACT, Internship

2018-2019 TPR Gallery, Co Director 

2018 TPR Gallery, Year Long Personal Documentary Workshop Assistant

2016-2017 TPR Gallery, Gallery Assistant


Volunteering

2020 Food Co-op Baking Volunteer

2016-19 Art Monthly Australasia Magazine

2016 Art Association of Australia and New Zealand (AAANZ) Annual Conference


Using Format