Bio and CV


Arie Rain Glorie is a visual artist and curator based in Melbourne. He has exhibited locally and interstate including the Gertrude Street Projection Festival, This Is Not Art Festival, Channels Video Art Biennial, White Night Melbourne, Melbourne Fringe Festival, Melbourne Now, Kings ARI, George Paton Gallery, Melbourne Central (Mars gallery), Perth Institute of Contemporary Art, West Space, The Substation, Melbourne Town Hall (Craft Victoria), Margaret Lawrence Gallery, Kingston Arts Centre, and Lights In Winter Festival. In addition, he has also been a commissioned artist for Signal Screen Commission, 4 x 4 Mini Projection Festival, and Uncommon Places (Melbourne Fringe Festival's 2014 keynote project) at the Melbourne City & Docklands Libraries.


As a curator, he has worked with a wide variety of local, national and international emerging and mid-career artists. His curatorial projects include, but are not limited to, Digital Outlawed (2013), and the

Love/City Curatorial Trilogy (Three artist-run festivals over three years; 2014, 2015, and 2016) and The New Vanguard exhibition (Seventh Gallery, at the Gertrude Street Projection Festival, co-curated with Yandell Walton), the experimental A. Time-based Exhibition and Carousel (presenting over 20 artworks on a stage revolve one by one to a seated audience). He has also sat on selection panels, selecting future students for RMIT's BFA and he was a participating Visual Arts judge for Melbourne Fringe Festival in 2015. In 2016 he was the Gertrude Street Projection Festival Assistant Curator and he is the Program Director and Curator of Testing Grounds (Melbourne Arts Precinct) and Curator at the Centre for Dramaturgy and Curation.



View CV here.


'Secrets and Lies', installation, 2012.