b.1996 Sale, AU / currently based in Rotterdam, NL
mcmahonmarlee@gmail.com

Represented by Sutton Gallery, Naarm (Melbourne)


Education

2021-2023    Master of Fine Art, Piet Zwart Institute, Rotterdam
2017     Bachelor of Fine Art (Honours), Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne
2016     Bachelor of Fine Art (Painting), Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne

Solo

Upcoming ~ 2024, Sutton Gallery, Naarm
2021     ‘Stepping Lightly’, Conners Conners, Naarm
2021     ‘Heavy Kite’, Visions, Auckland
2020    ‘Digestif’, STATION, Naarm 
2019     ‘Carbonated’, Bowerbank Ninow, Auckland
2017     ‘61x70xM’, Alaska Projects, Sydney
2017     ‘Optic White’, Gippsland Art Gallery, Sale

Group Shows

Upcoming ~ 07/07/2023, ‘MFA Graduation Show’, Piet Zwart Institute, Rotterdam
2022     ‘Wind-up Teeth’, Piet Zwart Institute, Rotterdam
2022     ‘I Must Be Living Twice’, curated by Eloise Sweetman and Jason Hendrik Hansma from Shimmer, European Cultural Centre, Venice
2022     ‘XXX: Celebrating 30 years of Sutton Gallery’, Sutton Gallery, Naarm
2021     ‘10 year show’, STATION, Naarm
2021      ‘I Am Here’ curated by Katherine Hattam, Arthouse Gallery, Sydney
2020    ‘Deep Breakfast’, Haydens, Naarm
2020    ‘Melodic Living Room’, An apartment exhibition organised by Martin George and Marlee McMahon, Online / Private address, Naarm 
2020    ‘Sounds of Pacing’, Conners Conners, Naarm
2019     ‘Mostra’, BSR, Rome
2019     ‘Hard Boiled’, Neon Parc Brunswick, Naarm 
2019     ‘West Space Fundraiser’, West Space, Naarm
2019     ‘A more comprehensive physical explanation’, Bowerbank Ninow, Auckland
2018    ‘Unrepresented Artists’, curated by Hayden Stuart, Haydens, Naarm 
2018     ‘a hush fell’, organised by Andrew Read and Hugo Atkins, 1–35 Wellington St, Collingwood, Naarm
2018     ‘The drawing is just not there’, curated by Patrice Sharkey and Christopher L G Hill, West Space, Naarm
2017     ‘Graduate exhibition (Honours)’, Victorian College of the Arts, Naarm
2017     ‘Michael Georgetti and Marlee McMahon’, Lon Gallery, Naarm
2017     ‘Uh, or so on’, VCA Art Space, Naarm
2017     ‘Summer projects IV’, Boom, Geelong
2016     ‘Graduate Exhibition’, Victorian College of the Arts, Naarm

Awards and Residences

2020      City of Melbourne COVID-19 Quick Response Arts Grant 
2020      Samstag Scholarship
2019      Cranbourne Fellowship at the British School at Rome
2017      Majlis Encouragement Award
2016      Sydney Canvas Company Award
2015      Wellington Youth Art Prize