Orson Heidrich (b. 1996, Sydney)
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
Indonesia, Artistic Scholarship University Of Technology Sydney 2015
First Prize, Museum of Contemporary Art Sydney, Youth Media Festival
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.
Sequence, Solo Exhibition SIT Gallery Lvl 1, Darlinghurst, Sydney
Fashion Forrest Seduction, W. Rosie Deacon, MONA FOMA Launceston Workers Club, Launceston, Hobart
Signal, DownUnder Gallery, Cocurated and Exhibited, Chippendale Sydney
Camér, Corner Shop Gallery, Newtown, Sydney
Flash Portraits, DownUnder Space, Solo Exhibition, Chippendale, Sydney
Arbiters, Kudos Gallery, CoCurated and Exhibited, Paddington, Sydney
Come on in, the waters just fine, UTS Gallery, Curated Exhibition, Ultimo, Sydney
The Body, Y.M.O Take over of Botany View Hotel, Group Exhibition, Newtown, Sydney
St.O’donnells Select Gallery, Sydney Fringe, Curated Exhibition, Alexandria, Sydney
Linear, UTS Architecture & Design Exhibition, Curated Exhibition, Alexandria, Sydney
Art For Your Sake, Batch Gallery, Group Exhibition, Marrickville, Sydney
Metropolis, Cool Mac Gallery, Solo Exhibition, Kirribilli, Sydney
The Works, Altairzine, Group Exhibition, Glebe, Sydney
PlayGround Of The Pacific, Featured work for Anne Zahalka, Manly, Sydney
List, Cool Mac Gallery, Curated Exhibition, Kirribilli, Sydney
Holiday, 107 Projects, Curated Exhibition, Redfern, Sydney
Keep 107 Projects Open, 107 Projects, Group Art Auction, Redfern, Sydney
Segue, Mils Gallery, Curated Exhibition, Surry Hills, Sydney
Advancement, Vivid Sydney Electrolapse, Group Exhibition, Pier 2/3 Walsh Bay
Portrait, Museum of Contemporary Art, Art Youth Media Festival, The Rocks, Sydney
Portrait, National Art School, Selective Course Graduation Exhibition, Darlinghurst, Sydney