William Mackinnon was born in 1978 in Melbourne, Australia and lives and works between Ibiza, Spain, the UK and Australia. Mackinnon received his BFA from Melbourne University, Melbourne, Australia in 2000 and his MFAs from Chelsea School of Art and Design, London, UK in 2006 and Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne, Australia in 2008. He has received numerous awards and recognitions, including the Australia Council Grant in 2010. Mackinnon’s solo shows include Hugo Michell Gallery, Adelaide, Australia (2020); Art Projects Ibiza, Ibiza, Spain (2019); Hugo Michell Gallery, Adelaide, Australia (2018); Jan Murphy Gallery, Brisbane, Australia (2016); Horsham Regional Art Gallery, Victoria, Australia (2013) and Morton Fine Art, Washington, DC (2012). Recent group exhibitions include 2017 Triennial, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia (2017); Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery, Victoria, Australia (2013); Milani Gallery, Brisbane, Australia (2011) and Royal College of Art, London, UK (2006). His work is included in the collections of National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia; Ian Potter Museum Collection, Melbourne, Australia; Gold Coast City Art Gallery, Queensland, Australia and Parliament House Art Collection, Canberra, Australia.
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