Geoff  Dyer

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Geoff Dyer

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Curriculum vitae

EDUCATION

1995 A.G.N.S.W. Work/Study Scholarship - Cite Paris, France
1965 - 68 Tasmanian School of Art, Hobart

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

1980 - 94 Full-time painting - travelled abroad on study trips to England, Europe, Greece and USA
1977 - 79 Department Head in Art - Burnie Technical College
1969 - 76 Teacher Tasmanian Department of Education - Lecturer at Launceston School of Art

EXHIBITIONS

2013-2014 James Makin Gallery, Melbourne
2013 A Landscape Redefined, Despard Gallery, Hobart
2013 Light and Shade: Two Gentlemen's Perspective, Old Parliament House, Singapore.
2012-13 Mick Gallery, Sydney.
2012 The French Connection - Bruni D'entrecasteaux, Despard Gallery, Hobart.
2011 Finalist Archibald Prize 2011, Art Gallery of NSW
2011 Paintings and works on paper, Despard Gallery, Hobart
2011 Mapping an island - Axia Modern Art Melbourne
2010 Three Tasmanian Painters, Broadway Gallery, New York. USA
2010 Climate - Axia Modern Art Melbourne
2010 Art Equity Sydney
2009 Drift - Despard Gallery, Hobart
2008 Recent Paintings, Despard Gallery, Hobart
2008 Axia Modern Art, Sydney
2008 Guandung Museum of Art, China
2008 Melbourne Art Fair 08, Depsard Gallery, Hobart
2007 Art Equity, Sydney
2006 A Point of View, Desard Gallery, Hobart
2006 Melbourne ARTFAIR 2006, Melbourne, represented by Despard Gallery
2006 A Tasmanian Perspective, AXIA Modern Art, Melbourne
2006 Archibald & Sulman Prizes (Selected Finalist), AGNSW, Sydney
2005 ArtSydney05, represented by Despard Gallery, Hobart
2005 10 + 4 Days on the Island, Despard Gallery, Hobart
2005 Geoff Dyer - Recent Tasmanian Paintings, AXIA Modern Art, Melbourne
2005 Geoff Dyer, Hill-Smith Gallery, Adelaide
2004 17th Annual Summer Show, Despard Gallery, Hobart
2004 Geoff Dyer - Recent Work, Despard Gallery, Hobart
2004 Melbourne ARTFAIR 2004, Melbourne, represented by Despard Gallery
2004 New Tasmanian Paintings, Axia Modern Art, Sydney
2003 16th Annual Summer Show, Despard Gallery, Hobart
2003 SOFA Chicago, (Sculpture Objects & Functional Art) represented by Despard Gallery, Hobart
2003 AXIA Modern Art, Melbourne,
2003 Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney
2003 Painting: Tasmanian Landscape, Plimsoll Gallery, Hobart
2002 Melbourne ARTFAIR 2002, Melbourne, represented by Despard Gallery
2002 Australian Modern Landscape Painters, group exhibition, Hong Kong, represented by Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney
2002 With a French Accent (The French Connection Down Under), Despard Gallery
2002 From the dark to the light, Despard Gallery, Hobart
2001 AXIA Modern Art, Melbourne
2001 New Work, Despard Gallery, Hobart
2000 AXIA Modern Art, Melbourne
2000 Carnegie Gallery, Hobart
2000 Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney
1999 Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney
1999 Out of Australia, 2000 Rotunda, Hong Kong
1998 Editions Gallery, Melbourne: Lui-Hai-Su Art Museum, Shanghai - (Group)
1998 Australian Contemporary Art Exhibition "Out of Australia"
1997 Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney
1996 Beaver Galleries, Canberra
1996 Greythorn Galleries, Melbourne
1996 Wagner Gallery, Sydney
1996 Kensington Gallery, Adelaide
1996 Wagner Gallery, Hong Kong
1996 Dick Bett Gallery, Hobart
1996 Archibald Finalists Tour of N.S.W. Regional Galleries (Jun-Dec) (Group)
1995 Eddie Glastra Gallery, Sydney: A.G.N.S.W.
1995 Work/Study Scholarship Cite Paris (April July)
1994 Greythorn Galleries, Melbourne
1994 Kensington Galleries, Adelaide
1993 Eddie Glastra Gallery, Sydney
1993 Strickland Galleries, Hobart
1992 Cook Hill Gallery, Newcastle
1992 Hill Smith Gallery, Adelaide
1991 Eddie Glastra Gallery, Sydney
1991 Gould Gallery, Melbourne
1990 Salamanca Place Gallery, Hobart
1990 Gould Gallery, Melbourne, Victoria
1989 Eddie Glastra Gallery, Sydney
1989 Salamanca Place Gallery, Hobart
1989 Giles Street Gallery, Canberra
1989 Gould Gallery, Melbourne
1988 Gould Gallery, Melbourne
1988 Salamanca Place Gallery, Hobart
1987 Eddie Glastra Gallery, Sydney
1987 Hill Smith Gallery, Adelaide
1986 Richmond Galleries, Richmond
1982-1985 Barry Stern Galleries, Sydney
1981 Salamanca Place Gallery, Hobart
1981 Colonial Gallery, Evandale
1979 - 1980 Salamanca Place Gallery, Hobart
1979 Burnie Art Gallery, Burnie
1970 Brisbane Street Gallery, Launceston
1970 Salamanca Place Gallery, Hobart   

AWARDS

2012 Recipient - Kings School Prize, Sydney.
2003 Recipient of the 2003 Archibald Prize

Selected Archibald Prize, (Finalist) A.G.N.S.W.
2010, 2006, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1996, 1993

Selected Wynne Prize, (Finalist) A.G.N.S.W.
2004, 1997, 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1977

Selected Sulman Prize, (Finalist) A.G.N.S.W.
2006, 1997

Selected Glover Art Prize (Finalist) Tasmania
2014, 2012, 2009, 2007, 2004

COLLECTIONS

University of Tasmania
Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery, Hobart
Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery
Launceston; Burnie Regional Gallery
Devonport Art Gallery
Moorilla Museum
Art Bank
Qantas
MEPC
Pacific Mutual
National Bank, Melbourne
Reserve Bank
Price Waterhouse
Hayman Island Resort
West Point Casino, Hobart
Crown Casino, Melbourne
Sheridan Hotel Group
Arthur Robinson Hedderwicks
The Art Trust
Prime Life Corporation Ltd
Tasmanian Parliament House (commissioned portrait of former Premier, Tony Rundle and commissioned portrait of former Premier Paul Lennon)
National Portrait Gallery Canberra
MONA Collection including Archibald finalist portrait 2012 David Walsh
Private collections in Australia, England, Europe, America and Asia Pacific.

 

Geoff Dyer

Curriculum vitae

EDUCATION

1995 A.G.N.S.W. Work/Study Scholarship - Cite Paris, France
1965 - 68 Tasmanian School of Art, Hobart

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

1980 - 94 Full-time painting - travelled abroad on study trips to England, Europe, Greece and USA
1977 - 79 Department Head in Art - Burnie Technical College
1969 - 76 Teacher Tasmanian Department of Education - Lecturer at Launceston School of Art

EXHIBITIONS

2013-2014 James Makin Gallery, Melbourne
2013 A Landscape Redefined, Despard Gallery, Hobart
2013 Light and Shade: Two Gentlemen's Perspective, Old Parliament House, Singapore.
2012-13 Mick Gallery, Sydney.
2012 The French Connection - Bruni D'entrecasteaux, Despard Gallery, Hobart.
2011 Finalist Archibald Prize 2011, Art Gallery of NSW
2011 Paintings and works on paper, Despard Gallery, Hobart
2011 Mapping an island - Axia Modern Art Melbourne
2010 Three Tasmanian Painters, Broadway Gallery, New York. USA
2010 Climate - Axia Modern Art Melbourne
2010 Art Equity Sydney
2009 Drift - Despard Gallery, Hobart
2008 Recent Paintings, Despard Gallery, Hobart
2008 Axia Modern Art, Sydney
2008 Guandung Museum of Art, China
2008 Melbourne Art Fair 08, Depsard Gallery, Hobart
2007 Art Equity, Sydney
2006 A Point of View, Desard Gallery, Hobart
2006 Melbourne ARTFAIR 2006, Melbourne, represented by Despard Gallery
2006 A Tasmanian Perspective, AXIA Modern Art, Melbourne
2006 Archibald & Sulman Prizes (Selected Finalist), AGNSW, Sydney
2005 ArtSydney05, represented by Despard Gallery, Hobart
2005 10 + 4 Days on the Island, Despard Gallery, Hobart
2005 Geoff Dyer - Recent Tasmanian Paintings, AXIA Modern Art, Melbourne
2005 Geoff Dyer, Hill-Smith Gallery, Adelaide
2004 17th Annual Summer Show, Despard Gallery, Hobart
2004 Geoff Dyer - Recent Work, Despard Gallery, Hobart
2004 Melbourne ARTFAIR 2004, Melbourne, represented by Despard Gallery
2004 New Tasmanian Paintings, Axia Modern Art, Sydney
2003 16th Annual Summer Show, Despard Gallery, Hobart
2003 SOFA Chicago, (Sculpture Objects & Functional Art) represented by Despard Gallery, Hobart
2003 AXIA Modern Art, Melbourne,
2003 Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney
2003 Painting: Tasmanian Landscape, Plimsoll Gallery, Hobart
2002 Melbourne ARTFAIR 2002, Melbourne, represented by Despard Gallery
2002 Australian Modern Landscape Painters, group exhibition, Hong Kong, represented by Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney
2002 With a French Accent (The French Connection Down Under), Despard Gallery
2002 From the dark to the light, Despard Gallery, Hobart
2001 AXIA Modern Art, Melbourne
2001 New Work, Despard Gallery, Hobart
2000 AXIA Modern Art, Melbourne
2000 Carnegie Gallery, Hobart
2000 Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney
1999 Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney
1999 Out of Australia, 2000 Rotunda, Hong Kong
1998 Editions Gallery, Melbourne: Lui-Hai-Su Art Museum, Shanghai - (Group)
1998 Australian Contemporary Art Exhibition "Out of Australia"
1997 Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney
1996 Beaver Galleries, Canberra
1996 Greythorn Galleries, Melbourne
1996 Wagner Gallery, Sydney
1996 Kensington Gallery, Adelaide
1996 Wagner Gallery, Hong Kong
1996 Dick Bett Gallery, Hobart
1996 Archibald Finalists Tour of N.S.W. Regional Galleries (Jun-Dec) (Group)
1995 Eddie Glastra Gallery, Sydney: A.G.N.S.W.
1995 Work/Study Scholarship Cite Paris (April July)
1994 Greythorn Galleries, Melbourne
1994 Kensington Galleries, Adelaide
1993 Eddie Glastra Gallery, Sydney
1993 Strickland Galleries, Hobart
1992 Cook Hill Gallery, Newcastle
1992 Hill Smith Gallery, Adelaide
1991 Eddie Glastra Gallery, Sydney
1991 Gould Gallery, Melbourne
1990 Salamanca Place Gallery, Hobart
1990 Gould Gallery, Melbourne, Victoria
1989 Eddie Glastra Gallery, Sydney
1989 Salamanca Place Gallery, Hobart
1989 Giles Street Gallery, Canberra
1989 Gould Gallery, Melbourne
1988 Gould Gallery, Melbourne
1988 Salamanca Place Gallery, Hobart
1987 Eddie Glastra Gallery, Sydney
1987 Hill Smith Gallery, Adelaide
1986 Richmond Galleries, Richmond
1982-1985 Barry Stern Galleries, Sydney
1981 Salamanca Place Gallery, Hobart
1981 Colonial Gallery, Evandale
1979 - 1980 Salamanca Place Gallery, Hobart
1979 Burnie Art Gallery, Burnie
1970 Brisbane Street Gallery, Launceston
1970 Salamanca Place Gallery, Hobart   

AWARDS

2012 Recipient - Kings School Prize, Sydney.
2003 Recipient of the 2003 Archibald Prize

Selected Archibald Prize, (Finalist) A.G.N.S.W.
2010, 2006, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1996, 1993

Selected Wynne Prize, (Finalist) A.G.N.S.W.
2004, 1997, 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1977

Selected Sulman Prize, (Finalist) A.G.N.S.W.
2006, 1997

Selected Glover Art Prize (Finalist) Tasmania
2014, 2012, 2009, 2007, 2004

COLLECTIONS

University of Tasmania
Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery, Hobart
Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery
Launceston; Burnie Regional Gallery
Devonport Art Gallery
Moorilla Museum
Art Bank
Qantas
MEPC
Pacific Mutual
National Bank, Melbourne
Reserve Bank
Price Waterhouse
Hayman Island Resort
West Point Casino, Hobart
Crown Casino, Melbourne
Sheridan Hotel Group
Arthur Robinson Hedderwicks
The Art Trust
Prime Life Corporation Ltd
Tasmanian Parliament House (commissioned portrait of former Premier, Tony Rundle and commissioned portrait of former Premier Paul Lennon)
National Portrait Gallery Canberra
MONA Collection including Archibald finalist portrait 2012 David Walsh
Private collections in Australia, England, Europe, America and Asia Pacific.