Orson Heidrich (b. 1996, Sydney)


Artist website


Orson Heidrich is a mixed media, contemporary artist living and working in Sydney. Having completed a BA of Design in Photography and Situated Media at UTS, Heidrich’s work spans various platforms and mediums; from contemporary photography and moving image to modern, industrial sculpture and technical installation.


Heidrich's work explores the relationship between artist and industry through the sourcing, fabricating and manipulation of varied media both physical and digital. His works are forged through collaboration with industrial networks and the wider community.


Heidrich has exhibited extensively throughout Australia and has work held in public and private collections in Australia and South Africa. He is the recipient of international scholarships, residencies and has worked extensively installing artworks for internationally recognised galleries, museums and schools.


Prizes & Scholarships

Ansbach, Germany, Artistic Scholarship University Of Technology Sydney

2017


Indonesia, Artistic Scholarship University Of Technology Sydney 2015


First Prize, Museum of Contemporary Art Sydney, Youth Media Festival

2013


Selectied Collections

NASHA, Commercial and Private, Sydney, Australia.


Proto A4. Gallery Collection, Cape Town, South Africa.


Art Gazette, Commercial and Private, Cape Town South Africa.


Private Collections, Sydney and South Africa.

Exhibitions


Sequence, Solo Exhibition SIT Gallery Lvl 1, Darlinghurst, Sydney 

2020


Fashion Forrest Seduction, W. Rosie Deacon, MONA FOMA ­Launceston Workers Club, Launceston, Hobart

2019


Signal, DownUnder Gallery, Co­curated and Exhibited, Chippendale Sydney

2018


Camér, Corner Shop Gallery, Newtown, Sydney

2018


Flash Portraits, DownUnder Space, Solo Exhibition, Chippendale, Sydney

2018


Arbiters, Kudos Gallery, Co­Curated and Exhibited, Paddington, Sydney

2018


Come on in, the waters just fine, UTS Gallery, Curated Exhibition, Ultimo, Sydney

2017


The Body, Y.M.O Take over of Botany View Hotel, Group Exhibition, Newtown, Sydney

2017


St.O’donnells Select Gallery, Sydney Fringe, Curated Exhibition, Alexandria, Sydney

2017


Linear, UTS Architecture & Design Exhibition, Curated Exhibition, Alexandria, Sydney

2017


Art For Your Sake, Batch Gallery, Group Exhibition, Marrickville, Sydney

2017


Metropolis, Cool Mac Gallery, Solo Exhibition, Kirribilli, Sydney

2016


The Works, Altairzine, Group Exhibition, Glebe, Sydney

2016


PlayGround Of The Pacific, Featured work for Anne Zahalka, Manly, Sydney

2015


List, Cool Mac Gallery, Curated Exhibition, Kirribilli, Sydney

2015


Holiday, 107 Projects, Curated Exhibition, Redfern, Sydney

2015


Keep 107 Projects Open, 107 Projects, Group Art Auction, Redfern, Sydney

2015


Segue, Mils Gallery, Curated Exhibition, Surry Hills, Sydney

2015


Advancement, Vivid Sydney ­ Electrolapse, Group Exhibition, Pier 2/3 Walsh Bay

2014


Portrait, Museum of Contemporary Art, Art Youth Media Festival, The Rocks, Sydney

2013


Portrait, National Art School, Selective Course Graduation Exhibition, Darlinghurst, Sydney

2012