Xerocon Brisbane 2018 - MC for two day conference. Audience size - 3500.
5 - 6 September - Conference MC
26th September - TEDxSydney Pitch Night. Curator and MC. Utzon Room, Sydney Opera House. Sold Out.
27th September - Art After Hours at Art Gallery of NSW. In conversation with Jonathan Jones.
28th September - 9.30am In Conversation with Philip Graus, Mark Relf and Jane Bringolf, Sydney Architecture Festival. Moderator
30th September. Sydney Opera House Utzon Room. Sydney Architecture Festival. Ethics In An Age of Excess. Moderator.
Post TEDxSydney break + start production on a new podcast!
15th June - TEDxSydney 2018 - MC - Audience size - 5000
16th May - Art Gallery of NSW - Art After Hours - in conversation with Archibald artist & their sitter
20th May - Sydney Opera House - "The Motherload". Moderate panel conversation with Clementine Ford, writer Maxine Beneba Clarke and social researcher Rebecca Huntley
23rd May - Art Gallery of NSW - Art After Hours - in conversation with Archibald artist & their sitter
24th April - Presentation Workshop and judge of the Diageo World Class Final - Cocktails!
9 - 16th April - Attend TED Conference in Vancouver
14th March - ACER / TEDxSydney breakfast event, MC and interviewer
26 - 27th March - Peer Assessor, Australia Arts Council
13th February - TEDxSydney Summer Pitch Night - MC
16th June - TEDxSydney2017 - Head of Curation + Host
24 May - Making Sydney Thrive 2050 - MC / Moderator - with NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian, Sydney Councillor Jess Scully, Futurist Mark Pesce & Former CTO, White House and CIO Chris Vein
29th March - Art Gallery of NSW - Art After Hours - Celebrity talks: John Olsen and his world
26th February - Perth International Film Festival in conversation with Rolf De Heer & Molly Reynolds.
27th February - In Conversation With GLAAD: Accelerating LGBTIQ Acceptance Through the Media - with Benjamin Law, Jordan Raskopoulos & others
January 2017 - Break
10th December - TedxSydney Adventure Series 3 featuring Jordan Nguyen
6th December - What Are Festival's For? Interview festival directors, Rachel Healy (Adelaide Festival) and Wesley Enoch (Sydney Festival) and Fergus Linehan (Edinburgh International Festival) at Sydney Opera House for Culture Club
7th December - Art After Hours at Art Gallery of NSW - Panel discussion: Front Up
24th November - TedxSydneySalon #2 - Arts & Culture featuring TedxSydney Alumni, Amrita Hepi; composer and artist, Lawrence English; sculptor Jennifer Mann and architect Shaun Carter.
rd November - Australian Institute of Architects, National Architecture Awards - MC
2nd November - Design 100 - Sydney Design Summit - Host
Injured Workers Network fundraising dinner - MC
31st October - TedxSydney Adventure Series 2 - Host
27th October - Conference - presenter / workshop facilitator.
19th October - Art After Hours - Art Gallery of NSW: Kitsuke: the art of wearing the kimono. Tae Gessner in conversation with Fenella Kernebone
10th October - INTERRELATIONS - Australian Institute of Architects. In conversation with Patrizia Moroso, Andrew Nimmo, Tim Phillips and Luigi Rosselli - Moderator
4th October - Culture Club - Hi Tech Stories - Sydney Opera House. Featuring Lee Lewis (Griffin Theatre), Ty Uglow (Google Creative Lab) and Gideon Obarzanek (ex Chunky Move) - Facilitator.
6th August - Clover Moore - Sydney City Council Election for Mayor - fundraising Gala & Auction - MC
5th August - TedxSydney Adventure Series #1 - Host
July - August - Australian Institute of Architects, National Architecture Awards - Jury member
July - August - Australian Institute of Architects, National Architecture Awards - Jury member
19th July - Public Speaking and Pitching Workshop, Guildhouse, South Australia - Guest presenter
22nd July - Design 100 Melbourne Design Summit, Studio day. Host and interviewer
2nd July - 7th July - Ted Summit, Banff Canada - Summit attendee
1st June – Arts & Health: Making The Connections. A one-day forum presented by Country Arts SA in conjunction with the Institute for Creative Health SA
4th June - Vivid - Women In Electronic Music - Music NSW
7th June – Vivid – Shapeshifters: 3D Printing the Future – Moderator
10th June – Vivid – Creativity In Education: Engaging Creative Students In The Senior High School Years (afternoon) – Moderator
10th June – Australian Interior Design Awards – held at Sofitel, Sydney - MC
1st – 24th May – BREAK
30th April – Saturday 30 April Fenella Kernebone joins award winning Melbourne-based artist Katrin Koenning to discuss Koenning’s new photographic series The Crossing, currently on display at the Australian Centre for Photography as part of the group show Transfer (16 April – 15 May) .
9th February - University of Sydney, Careers Day. Moderator
JANUARY 2016 Documentary project - Ongoing
21st January - General Thinking on The Streets of Barangaroo. Fenella is the host of this ongoing series of talks and events.
29th November - Interview American author Cory Doctorow at Sydney Opera House as part of the Carnegie Conversations, Experiments in Democracy Series.
8th November - Art For Refugees - MC / supporting the fundraiser, Art For Refugees - Exhibition of leading contemporary artists. 100% of sales go to UNHCR Syrian Appeal. November 8th 2015, 3-6pm.
7th November - In Conversation: Eisa Jocson with Fenella Kernebone. 12.30pm. Eisa Jocson discusses her celebrated and challenging trilogy of works and delve into the politics and economics that drive the exploitation of male and female bodies globally.
4th November - Art Gallery of NSW #artafterhours. Interviewing actor and Artistic Director, John Bell in the Long live the Greats series - exploring why classical art forms still resonate.
1st November - Fenella is the ambassador for a superb new initiative - Kensington Street: Food, Alfresco, Art & Design #kensingtonstfoodartdesign - Chippendale.
29th October - General Thinking on The Streets of Barangaroo. Growing Food in Small Places. Fenella is the host of this ongoing series of talks and events. Growing Food in Small Spaces: 1 Minute Taste
22nd October - Injured Workers Support Network - MC fundraiser
16th October -MC Stencil Art Prize
18th September - MC at Richard Field, Speaker Showcase. MC
16th September - Shelter Hacks at Sherman Contemporary Art Foundation - Shelter is one of the most fundamental requirements of life. But what makes a good home? Moderator
2th September - SYDNEY IDEAS - The Robotic Revolution for Architecture and Design- Facilitating a panel discussion at Sydney University as part of their Fabricating Futures exhibition. Moderator
19th September - An evening with Anna Tregloan, Sydney Design festival at Powerhouse Museum . In conversation with about her design for the exhibition Collette Dinnigan: Unlaced. Interviewer
14th August - Venice Architecture Biennale. Fenella was the host of a major fundraiser at the new UTS Frank Gehry building, to garner support for the Australian curators 2016 exhibition in Venice.
14th August - Sydney Design - Habitus Forum
12th August - Design 100 - Forum facilitator - Sydney Design Awards. http://designsummit.com/
1th August - APRA Art Music Awards - MC
30th July - Hosting the J Files on Double J ... about who? Wait and see!
17 - 18th July - Host and Ambassador of the Cossack Art Awards, Karratha Western Australia.
1st July - Walk The Talk: Speaking About Your Practice at Guildhouse, Adelaide. Keynote/ open forum.
1st July - Jury member for the Australian Furniture Design Awards hosted at Jam Factory, Adelaide.
18th June - Keynote, Kambala - speaking on women and leadership.
4th June - Vivid Festival of Ideas – Host of AECOM event ‘Reconnecting Sydney’.
3rd June - Speaking at a great friend's debut exhibition in Sydney, Damien Drew.
21st May - TedxSydney - Fenella is hosting the live stream - as well as interviews key speakers throughout the break. Streaming live!
27th May - POINT CLICK CHAT 3 - Art Gallery of NSW - Truth, Beauty and the Way of Things. Wednesday 27th May – 7pm With Myf Warhurst (TV presenter, broadcaster and writer), David Hunt (historian and author) and Alison Page (interior designer and filmmaker). Point Click Chat
20th May - POINT CLICK CHAT 2 - Art Gallery of NSW - Oversharing – Wednesday 20th May – 7pm. With Tom Ballard (comedian), Sarah-Jane Kurtini (Tiny Beans co-founder) and Professor Catharine Lumby (media commentator). Point Click Chat
13th May - POINT CLICK CHAT 1 - Art Gallery of NSW - Digital Dark Age – Wednesday 14th May – 7pm. With Benjamin Law (writer), Claire Reilly (tech editor, CNET) and Dr Lisa Murray (city historian at the City of Sydney Council) - Point Click Chat
March - Lay juror for the NSW Architecture Awards, 2015 .
25th March - Adelaide - Guildhouse - MC fundraiser https://guildhouse.org.au/projects/50-50-double-love/
18th March - Koori Kwiz - second week!
12th March - Koori Kwiz - The deadly art game show at the Art Gallery Of NSW for this super quiz, hosted by Russell Smith.
24th January - Sydney Festival, moderate conversation for superb dance company, Force Majeure about their new show, Nothing To Lose with Artistic Director Kate Champion, Kellie Jean Drinkwater and performers.
2nd September - Moderate Design Excellence forum at City of Sydney. ,
11th September - Host Art and Science Soiree at Powerhouse Museum, Sydney
25th September - Presenting a one off J Files on Double J on Massive Attack!
8th September - Interview Anne Schofield at her book launch for "Jewels on Queen" at Powerhouse Museum, Sydney.
6th August - Host APRA 2014 Art Music Awards, Melbourne. MC
9th July - Luke Carroll - Art After Hours - interview at Art Gallery of NSW
3rd July - MC at WA Architecture Awards
22nd - 24th May - Sydney Writers Festival. Hosted three sessions this year, including Seidlers Legacy with Penelope Seidler, Tim Ross and Helen O'Neil; The Art of War with Tom Wright, Richard Flanagan and Ben Quilty; and Cultivating Modernism with Richard Aitken and Ian Innes.
4th May - Vivid Ideas. Hosted a mini conference at Vivid Ideas on the Australian interior aesthetic with Penelope Seidler, Sibella Court, Russell Koskela and Rachel Castle
30th April - Symposium: Beyond the Face of Public Art - Chairing panel discussion - Willoughby, Sydney
26th April -TedxSydney - Hosting the live show in The Studio for TedxSydney, at the Sydney Opera House
16th April - Art After Hours - Art Gallery of NSW - on the realities of a career in archaeology.
4th March - Art & Philanthropy at Art Month. Interviewing collector James Roland and philanthropist Simon Mordant AM.
25th November - In Conversation with Elizabeth Ann Macgregor, Director of the Museum of Contemporary Art and Louise Herron, CEO of Sydney Opera House for SAMAG.
20th November -Interview Hetti Perkins - Art Gallery of NSW - Art After Hours - http://www.artgallery.nsw.gov.au/calendar/celebrity-talk-hetti-perkins/
19th November - MC at opening night - Kudos Gallery, Sydney - http://www.cofa.unsw.edu.au/galleries/campus-galleries/kudos-gallery
18th November - MC - Creative Partnership Awards 2013 - https://www.creativepartnershipsaustralia.org.au/how-we-can-help/awards/
1st November - Host Create Design Awards - www.createawards.com.au/
22nd October - Judging panel for British Council - Realise Your Dream Awards - www.britishcouncil.org.au/art/realise-your-dream
17th October - MC at Project 5 - Art Auction for Charity – 17th October 2013 http://project5.com.au/
6th October - Host Radio With Pictures as part of the Graphic Festival, Sydney Opera House - http://www.sydneyoperahouse.com/about/program_graphic.aspx & http://radiowithpictures.com.au/
25th September - Interview Sarah Blasko, Art Gallery of NSW - Art After Hours - http://www.artgallery.nsw.gov.au/art-after-hours/2013/9/25/
24th September - Open new exhibition by artist Nick Stathopolous - Toy Porn 3 - http://www.ngart.com.au/exhibition_gallery_99_nickstathopoulos.html
20th September - Host Art & Science Soiree - Powerhouse Museum, Sydney - http://ultimosciencefestival.com/2013/event/art-science-soiree-connect-create-and-collaborate/
10th September - Designer Bodies Part 3 - Moderate panel (3 part talk series at Object Gallery) - Last Legs New Knees - http://object.com.au/exhibitions-events/entry/designer_bodies_talk_series/ - https://soundcloud.com/objectaustralia/designer-bodies-last-legs-new
13th August -Designer Bodies Part 2 - Moderate panel - (3 part talk series at Object Gallery) - https://soundcloud.com/objectaustralia/designer-bodies-data-makes-me
12th August - Interview Designer Liane Rossler - COFA - http://www.cofa.unsw.edu.au/events/archive/897
3rd August - Moderate 2 panels at Byron Bay Writers Festival - http://www.byronbaywritersfestival.com.au
9th July - Designer Bodies Part 1 - Moderate panel - (3 part talk series at Object Gallery) -https://soundcloud.com/objectaustralia/designer-bodies-the-heart-of - http://www.object.com.au/news-reviews/object-eye/entry/listen_designer_bodiesthe_heart_of_it/