2004 - 2005
Mira Gojak lives and works in Melbourne. She was born in Adelaide and completed a Bachelor of Science majoring in Zoology and Psychology at the University of Adelaide, before completing a Bachelor of Arts at the Victorian College of the Arts in 1992.
Her solo exhibitions include: Mira Gojak. Presented by Monash University Museum of Art, Switchback Gallery, Gippsland Centre for Art and Design 2010; Another Ground, Murray White Room 2009; Cave, Block Projects Melbourne, 2008; Too Near ,Too Far, Monash University Museum of Art, Project Room, Melbourne Art Fair 2006; Time and Time Again, CLUBS Project Inc, 2005; Stranded, Studio 12, Gertrude Contemporary Art Spaces and Canberra Contemporary Art Space 2004; Wax me to the vapour and dusk, sometimes, Gertrude Contemporary Art Spaces, 2002; and Sorrow is no friend of mine, First Floor, 2002.
Her work has featured in various group exhibitions including Preview 09, Murray White Room, Melbourne 2009; Fellow Anthropoid, Contemporary Art Services Tasmania 2005; Pitch Your Own Tent: Art Projects/ Store 5/ 1st Floor, Monash University Museum of Art 2005; and NEW05, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art 2005. In 2005 Gojak was awarded the inaugural Maddock's Art Prize.
In November of 2010 her work will be shown in several group exhibitions: CHANGE, an inaugural MUMA Caulfield exhibition, Monash University Museum of Art; There's no time: John Spiteri, Mira Gojak, Bradd Westmoreland, Karl Wiebke, Ian Potter Museum of Art, University of Melbourne; and Some Recent Australian Drawing, Heide Museum of Modern Art.
Mira Gojak's work is held in the collections of the National Gallery of Victoria, Art Gallery of South Australia, Artbank, as well as the Monash University Collection.
Photo: Christian Capurro