Amanda  van Gils

Amanda van Gils

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Curriculum vitae

Born: AUSTRALIA, 1968

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2014 Man And Boy, Anthea Polson Art, Qld (October)
2013  Becoming Home, Noosa Regional Gallery, Qld 
2013 Bright Places, Art Piece Gallery Mullumbimby,NSW
2013 Twice Removed, Catherine Asquith Gallery, Melb 

2012-13

The In-Between Places, Gympie Regional Gallery (march-april 2012) Hervey Bay Regional Gallery (july-august 2012) Toowoomba Regional Gallery(october-november 2012) Pine Rivers Art Gallery (april-may 2013) and Rex Livingston Art Dealer, Sydney (June 2013)
2012  Still Moving (landscapes), Bundaberg Regional Art Gallery, Qld 
2010  Going Places, Anthea Polson Art, Qld (split solo show with Simon Collins) 
2008  Views from a Speeding Train, Jenny Port Gallery, Melbourne
2008 So much to see and do, Frances Keevil Gallery, Sydney
2007 A Poetic Line, Rex-Livingston Art Dealer, Sydney
2006 alles ist möglich (Everything is possible), GALLERY Twenty-Four, Berlin
2005 Play Time, Rex-Livingston Art Dealer, Sydney
2005 New Work, Montserrat, Soho, New York.
2004 Drifters, Stella Dimadis Galleries, Melbourne
2003 Twilight Travels, Tilt Contemporary Art, Melbourne
2003 Irresistible Detours, Pantechnicon Gallery, Daylesford, Victoria
2003 Postcards to an Unknown Lover, Universal Cafe Gallery, Melbourne
2003 Mistakenly, Metropolis Gallery, Melbourne
2002 subvisible, Red Gallery, Melbourne
2002 Cars Like Us, LaTrobe Street Gallery, Melbourne
2001 Parameters, Eisenberg Gallery: The Victorian Museum of Experimental Art, Melbourne
   

AWARDS

2014 Finalist, Moreton Bay Art Awards, Pine Rivers Gallery, Brisbane
2012  Finalist, Norvill Art Prize, Murrundi NSW 
2012 Finalist, Moreton Bay Art Award, Pine Rivers Gallery, Brisbane 
2011   Finalist, Sunshine Coast Art Prize, Caloundra Regional Gallery, Qld 
2011  Finalist, 41st Musswellbrook Open Art Prize, Musswellbrook Regional Arts Centre, NSW 
2011 Merit award: 2D Category, awarded by judge Phillip Bacon, Moreton Bay Art Awards, Pine Rivers Gallery, Brisbane 
2010  Named in 'Top 100 Artists' Year In Review, Artists Wanted, New York 
2010  Finalist, Lethbridge 10,000, Lethbridge Gallery, brisbane
2010 Finalist, Art Kudos International Exhibition, USA
2009  Finalist, Whyalla Art Prize 2009, Country Arts SA, South Australia
2009  Finalist, Mount Eyre Vineyards Art Prize, Rex-Livingston Art Dealer, Sydney 
2009  Finalist, Flanagan Art Prize, St Patrick's Pavillion, Ballarat Victoria 
2009  Finalist, Art Kudos International Exhibition, online http://www.artkudos.com 
2008 Finalist, Fleurieu Art Prize,South Australia
2008 Finalist, John Leslie Art Prize 2008, Gippsland Art Gallery,Victoria
2008 Finalist, Tattersall's Club Landscape Art Prize, Brisbane
2008 Finalist, Mosman Art Prize, Mosman Art Gallery, Sydney
2007 Finalist, Whyalla Art Prize 2007,South Australia
2006 Winner, Art Interview 4th International Online Artist Competition, Art Interview Berlin
2006 Highly Commended (Prize of Excellence), Real-Time Global Art Annual, Artoteque, London
2006 Finalist, Art Kudos international juried exhibition, online http://www.artkudos.com
2004 Finalist, Wyndham City Contemporary Art Prize, Wyndham Community Cultural Centre, Victoria
2003 Finalist, The Hutchins Art Prize 2003, The Long Gallery, Salamanca Place, Hobart
2003 Finalist, City of Banyule Works on Paper Art Award 2003, Melbourne
2003 Finalist, Darebin La Trobe Acquisitive Art Prize 2003, Bundoora Homestead Arts Centre, Melbourne
2003 Finalist, Nillumbik Prize 2003,Melbourne
2003 Finalist, Wyndham City Contemporary Art Prize, Werribee, Victoria
2003 Finalist, The Smorgon Steel Contemporary Art Prize, Melbourne
   

GRANTS

2012 Career Development Grant, Arts Queensland 
2010  Janet Holmes a' Court Artists Grant, NAVA (National Association for the Visual Arts) 
2010  Regional Arts Development Fund Grant, Arts Queensland 
 

CURATED PROJECTS

2010-11  Project managed and curated EXCHANGE, exhibition and 'Art Swap' by 55 artists at Gatakers Artspace, Maryborough, Qld. Exhibited November 2011
2010-11 Project managed and curated Net Work: the TLF exhibition, 38 artists at the Art Gallery of Ballarat, Vic. Exhibited December 2010 - January 2011
 

STUDIES 

2011 The Figure In The Landscape, Masterclass with Euan mcCleod, Tweed River Art Gallery, NSW
2000  Graduate Diploma in Visual Arts - Victorian College of the Arts (VCA), Melbourne, Victoria
1999 Studio Practice - LaTrobe Street College of Art and New Media, Melbourne, Victoria
1987-89 Bachelor of Art - Fine Art - Monash University, Caulfield Campus (previously known as Chisholm Institute of Technology), Caulfield, Victoria
 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013  The Colour Red, Anthea Polson Art, Qld  
2013  Passing Through, Wellington Street Projects, Sydney (curated by Katherine Brinkman) 
2012  The Artist Revealed, Christmas Self Portrait Exhibition, Anthea Polson Art, Qld 
2011  8 Days Before Christmas Our Artists' Special Christnas Show, Anthea Polson Art, Qld
2011  EXCHANGE Exhibition, Gatakers Gallery, Maryborough, QLD
2011 International Art Exhibition for the Queensland Flood Relief (curated by Jonathon Turner), Blackwattle Cafe, Glebe, NSW
2010  Net Work: The TLF Exhibition, The Art Gallery of Ballarat, Vic (curator & exhibitior)
2010  Christmas Portrait Show, Anthea Polson Art, Qld
2010  Unwrapped 10, United Galleries, Perth 
2010 Grounded, Art Piece Gallery, Mullumbimby, NSW 
2010  Exquisite Palette, St Luke's Artist Colourmen, Melb 
2010  First Anniversary Show, Anthea Polson Art, Qld 
2010  Accumulate 4"x 6", That Gallery, Hong Kong
2010 Art Can Too!, Anthea Polson Art, Qld 
2009  Christmas 2009, Arthouse Gallery, Sydney 
2009  40 x 40 Special Cristmas Show, Anthea Polson Art, QLD 
2009  Opening Exhibition, Anthea Polson Art, Gold Coast, QLD 
2009  30 x 40, United Galleries, Sydney 
2009 Linden Postcard Show, Linden Centre for Contemporary, Melbourne
2008 Mixed Exhibition, Frances Keevil Gallery, Sydney
2008 Exquisite Palette, St Lukes Artist Colourmen, Melbourne
2008 Gallery Artists, Frances Keevil Gallery, Sydney
2008 Contempo 5, Libby Edwards Galleries Brisbane, Brisbane
2007 Christmas Salon Show, Rex-Livingston Art Dealer, Sydney
2007 Art Interview - 2007 International Award Exhibition, GALLERY Twenty-Four, Berlin
2007 Linden Postcard Show, Linden Centre for Contemporary, Melbourne
2006 Christmas Salon Show, Rex-Livingston Art Dealer, Sydney
2006 A Taste of Salt, Salt Contemporary Gallery, Queenscliff, Victoria
2006 Sommerwende International Arts Festival, GALLERY Twenty-Four/ARTLINE: Berlin Cultural Centre, Berlin
2006 Summer Samples, Intrude Gallery, Melbourne
2006 BSG Art Auction, Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne
2006 25th Professional Artists Exhibition and Sale of Works 2006, Caulfield Grammar School, Melbourne
2006 Linden Postcard Show, Linden Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne
2005 Christmas Salon Show, Rex-Livingston Art Dealer, Sydney
2005 ArtSydney05, Rex-Livingston Art Dealer, Collectors Pavilion, Fox Studios, Sydney
2005 2005 Sommerwende International Arts Festival, GALLERY Twenty-Four/ARTLINE: Berlin Cultural Centre, Berlin
2005 MLC Acquisitive Art Exhibition, Methodist Ladies College, Melbourne
2005 The Discovery Art Show, Gasworks Arts Park, Melbourne
2005 Synthesis, Tilt Contemporary Art, Melbourne
2005 Collectors Sale, Tilt Contemporary Art, Melbourne
2004 Lasting Impressions, Eltham Wiregrass Gallery, Melbourne
2004 MLC Acquisitive Art Exhibition, Methodist Ladies College, Melbourne
2004 Melbourne Affordable Art Show, Tilt Contemporary Art, Melbourne Exhibition Building, Melbourne.
2004 Group Retrospective, Tilt Contemporary Art, Melbourne
2003 The Christmas Show, Stella Dimadis Galleries, Melbourne
2003 Summer Salon, Gallery 314, Melbourne
2003 The Foot Square Exhibition, C.C.A.C., Melbourne
2003 Red Group Show, Red Gallery, Melbourne
2003 St Kilda Art Supplies 10th Birthday Show, Metropolis Gallery, Melbourne
2003 Linden Postcard Show, Linden Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne
2000 ANZ Visual Arts Fellowship Award, ANZ Cathedral Room, Melbourne
2000 VCA Graduate Show, Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne
2000 Eccentricity, Monsalvat Gallery, Melbourne
2000 Proud 2000, Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne
1999 Christmas Show, LaTrobe Street Gallery, Melbourne
1999 Studio Practice Artists, LaTrobe Street Gallery, Melbourne
1999 Linden Postcard Show, Linden Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne
1990 Seven Sees, Ministry of the Arts, Melbourne
1989 Recycled, Glen Eira Arts Complex, Melbourne
1989 Graduate Exhibition, Glen Eira Arts Complex, Melbourne
1989 Lucato Peace Prize, Monash University, Caulfield Campus, Melbourne
   

COLLECTIONS

Monash University, Chisholm Institute of Technology, Gold Coast University Hospital Qld, Greenslopes Private Hospital Qld and private collections in Australia, New York, London and Berlin
   

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2013 Rutigliano, Dario ''Amanda van Gils' ARTiculAction, July pp. 70-83.  http://issuu.com/articulaction/docs/articulaction_art_review_-_july_201
2014 'Up Close, Amanda van Gils', Art Edit July/Sept Issue 03, pp. 90-92 
2013  Edminstone, Leanne 'Mutual Respect' U on Sunday, 26 May pg 6 
2013 'Art & Events' Vogue Living Jan/Feb Issue pg 67 
2012  Browne, Sally 'Flashing Past' U on Sunday, 21 Oct 2012 pg 38
2012  'Out And About' Hervey Bay Observer, Wed 18 July 2012, pg 9  
2012  'Artists Delve Into Creative Mysteries' Hervey Bay Observer, Wed 11, pg 15
2012  'A New Glimpse Of Old Photos' Gympie Regional Times, Wed 11 April 2012 
2012 'Life's A Real Blur' Gympie Regional Times, Wed 21 March 2012\, pg 16
2012  Martin Chew, Louise. 'The In-Between Places' catalogue essay
2011 

artwhatson.com.au Artist Focus 22nd November
http://www.artwhatson.com.au/newsletter/11110554.html

2011  Kay, Ross. An Artistic Exchange, ABC Wide Bay Qld (radio segment)
http://www.abc.net.au/local/stories/2011/11/22/3373320.htm 
2011 Houghton, Jacqueline. Exchange Exhibition catalogue essay. 
2011  Gray, Steve. 'Exhibition Exchange' Art Re-source blog
http://stevegray.com.au/blog/exhibition-exchange-2/  
2010 Carmichael, Deidre. 'Net Work: the TLF exhibition' Jan 15
http://artingeelong.com/2011/01/15/net-work-the-tlf-exhibition  
2010  van Gils_Amanda. 'Net Work: the TLF exhibition', Women's Art Register Bulletin, Number 49 Summer 2010-11 p.16-18 
2010  Brown, Emma. 'Gallery Nets An Exhibition' The Courier, Dec 14 
2010 Jones-O'Neill, Jennifer. 'What's On' Association (magazine of the Ballarat Fine Art Gallery Association) Summer 2010 p. 7-8 
2010 'Net Work The Littlest Forum - TLF', Antiques and Art in Victoria, Dec 2010 - April 2011 issue, p.40 
2010 Hollingworth, Robert. 'The Littlest Forum' Net Work: the TLF exhibition catalogue essay.  Forward by van Gils, Amanda, Art Galleery of Ballarat, 48pp
2010 Gary, Steve. 'Landscape Ideas' Art-Stuff, March 12, http://artstuff.net.au/?p=701
2010 St Martin, Marina. 'Fall In to Place' Weekend Paradise Magazine, The Gold Coast Bulletin, Feb 20-21, p19
2009 Giacobello, Michelle. 'Gathering' April 30. http://michellegiacobello.wordpress.com/2009/04/30/gathering/  
2009 Leak, Steven.Amanda van Gils, the golden fish blog 12th April, 2009 http://leakstev.blogspot.com/2009/04/amanda-van-gils-drops-by.html  
2009 Collins, Simon, BOOK - Amanda van Gils: Views from a Speeding Train 12th April 2009
  http://life-draw.blogspot.com/2009/04/book-amanda-van-gils-views-from.html
2008 Leak, Steven.Amanda van Gils drops by!, the golden fish blog 6th March, 2009http://leakstev.blogspot.com/2009/03/amanda-van-gils.html
2008 Holsworth, Mark. 3 Unrelated Reviews, Melbourne Art & Culture Critic, 17th December http://melbourneartcritic.wordpress.com/2008/12/17/3-unrelated-reviews/
2008 Nelson, Robert. Vigilance of the machine, The Age, 3rd December, p. 22
2008 Bentley-Singh, Emily, 'All Aboard the Glory Train', Melbourne Weekly Eastern, Edition 46, 17th November.
2008 Modra, Penny. Visual Arts Reviews, M - The Sunday Age, 16th November, p. 32
2008 Nelson, Robert. John Leslie Art Prize, The Age, 8th October, p. 20
2008 Nainby, Bryony. The Fall into Understanding, John Leslie Art Prize 2008 catalogue essay, September, p. 5
2008 Gray Steve, Artists at Work - Interviews with Contemporary Visual Artists Art Re-source blog, 13th November 2008 http://stevegray.com.au/blog/amanda-van-gils/
2008 Gibney, Triecia. Getting Started with Art Collecting: Amanda van Gils, Simon Collins, Mike Barr, Dianne Gall and Jim Thalassoudis A Reason to Paint blog 12th August 2008
  http://trieciagibney.blogspot.com/2008/08/getting-started-with-art-collecting.html
2008 Girdham, Ronnie. Exciting time in visual arts Courier Mail, 24th February
2006 Montua, Gabriel. Amanda van Gils - A traveller between fiction and reality (The Go-betweener), Mimosa Extra, Vol 3/06 Berlin, p.19 21.
2006 Davis, Brendan. Amanda van Gils Everything is possible, there are no limits, Art Interview Online Magazine,Issue 006/06, Berlin.
2006 World of Art, FAMOUS 100 Contemporary Artists Vol 3, London p. 203.
2006 Branches - Winter 2005, ISSN: 1536-2043, Uccelli Press, USA

Amanda van Gils

Curriculum vitae

Born: AUSTRALIA, 1968

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2014 Man And Boy, Anthea Polson Art, Qld (October)
2013  Becoming Home, Noosa Regional Gallery, Qld 
2013 Bright Places, Art Piece Gallery Mullumbimby,NSW
2013 Twice Removed, Catherine Asquith Gallery, Melb 

2012-13

The In-Between Places, Gympie Regional Gallery (march-april 2012) Hervey Bay Regional Gallery (july-august 2012) Toowoomba Regional Gallery(october-november 2012) Pine Rivers Art Gallery (april-may 2013) and Rex Livingston Art Dealer, Sydney (June 2013)
2012  Still Moving (landscapes), Bundaberg Regional Art Gallery, Qld 
2010  Going Places, Anthea Polson Art, Qld (split solo show with Simon Collins) 
2008  Views from a Speeding Train, Jenny Port Gallery, Melbourne
2008 So much to see and do, Frances Keevil Gallery, Sydney
2007 A Poetic Line, Rex-Livingston Art Dealer, Sydney
2006 alles ist möglich (Everything is possible), GALLERY Twenty-Four, Berlin
2005 Play Time, Rex-Livingston Art Dealer, Sydney
2005 New Work, Montserrat, Soho, New York.
2004 Drifters, Stella Dimadis Galleries, Melbourne
2003 Twilight Travels, Tilt Contemporary Art, Melbourne
2003 Irresistible Detours, Pantechnicon Gallery, Daylesford, Victoria
2003 Postcards to an Unknown Lover, Universal Cafe Gallery, Melbourne
2003 Mistakenly, Metropolis Gallery, Melbourne
2002 subvisible, Red Gallery, Melbourne
2002 Cars Like Us, LaTrobe Street Gallery, Melbourne
2001 Parameters, Eisenberg Gallery: The Victorian Museum of Experimental Art, Melbourne
   

AWARDS

2014 Finalist, Moreton Bay Art Awards, Pine Rivers Gallery, Brisbane
2012  Finalist, Norvill Art Prize, Murrundi NSW 
2012 Finalist, Moreton Bay Art Award, Pine Rivers Gallery, Brisbane 
2011   Finalist, Sunshine Coast Art Prize, Caloundra Regional Gallery, Qld 
2011  Finalist, 41st Musswellbrook Open Art Prize, Musswellbrook Regional Arts Centre, NSW 
2011 Merit award: 2D Category, awarded by judge Phillip Bacon, Moreton Bay Art Awards, Pine Rivers Gallery, Brisbane 
2010  Named in 'Top 100 Artists' Year In Review, Artists Wanted, New York 
2010  Finalist, Lethbridge 10,000, Lethbridge Gallery, brisbane
2010 Finalist, Art Kudos International Exhibition, USA
2009  Finalist, Whyalla Art Prize 2009, Country Arts SA, South Australia
2009  Finalist, Mount Eyre Vineyards Art Prize, Rex-Livingston Art Dealer, Sydney 
2009  Finalist, Flanagan Art Prize, St Patrick's Pavillion, Ballarat Victoria 
2009  Finalist, Art Kudos International Exhibition, online http://www.artkudos.com 
2008 Finalist, Fleurieu Art Prize,South Australia
2008 Finalist, John Leslie Art Prize 2008, Gippsland Art Gallery,Victoria
2008 Finalist, Tattersall's Club Landscape Art Prize, Brisbane
2008 Finalist, Mosman Art Prize, Mosman Art Gallery, Sydney
2007 Finalist, Whyalla Art Prize 2007,South Australia
2006 Winner, Art Interview 4th International Online Artist Competition, Art Interview Berlin
2006 Highly Commended (Prize of Excellence), Real-Time Global Art Annual, Artoteque, London
2006 Finalist, Art Kudos international juried exhibition, online http://www.artkudos.com
2004 Finalist, Wyndham City Contemporary Art Prize, Wyndham Community Cultural Centre, Victoria
2003 Finalist, The Hutchins Art Prize 2003, The Long Gallery, Salamanca Place, Hobart
2003 Finalist, City of Banyule Works on Paper Art Award 2003, Melbourne
2003 Finalist, Darebin La Trobe Acquisitive Art Prize 2003, Bundoora Homestead Arts Centre, Melbourne
2003 Finalist, Nillumbik Prize 2003,Melbourne
2003 Finalist, Wyndham City Contemporary Art Prize, Werribee, Victoria
2003 Finalist, The Smorgon Steel Contemporary Art Prize, Melbourne
   

GRANTS

2012 Career Development Grant, Arts Queensland 
2010  Janet Holmes a' Court Artists Grant, NAVA (National Association for the Visual Arts) 
2010  Regional Arts Development Fund Grant, Arts Queensland 
 

CURATED PROJECTS

2010-11  Project managed and curated EXCHANGE, exhibition and 'Art Swap' by 55 artists at Gatakers Artspace, Maryborough, Qld. Exhibited November 2011
2010-11 Project managed and curated Net Work: the TLF exhibition, 38 artists at the Art Gallery of Ballarat, Vic. Exhibited December 2010 - January 2011
 

STUDIES 

2011 The Figure In The Landscape, Masterclass with Euan mcCleod, Tweed River Art Gallery, NSW
2000  Graduate Diploma in Visual Arts - Victorian College of the Arts (VCA), Melbourne, Victoria
1999 Studio Practice - LaTrobe Street College of Art and New Media, Melbourne, Victoria
1987-89 Bachelor of Art - Fine Art - Monash University, Caulfield Campus (previously known as Chisholm Institute of Technology), Caulfield, Victoria
 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013  The Colour Red, Anthea Polson Art, Qld  
2013  Passing Through, Wellington Street Projects, Sydney (curated by Katherine Brinkman) 
2012  The Artist Revealed, Christmas Self Portrait Exhibition, Anthea Polson Art, Qld 
2011  8 Days Before Christmas Our Artists' Special Christnas Show, Anthea Polson Art, Qld
2011  EXCHANGE Exhibition, Gatakers Gallery, Maryborough, QLD
2011 International Art Exhibition for the Queensland Flood Relief (curated by Jonathon Turner), Blackwattle Cafe, Glebe, NSW
2010  Net Work: The TLF Exhibition, The Art Gallery of Ballarat, Vic (curator & exhibitior)
2010  Christmas Portrait Show, Anthea Polson Art, Qld
2010  Unwrapped 10, United Galleries, Perth 
2010 Grounded, Art Piece Gallery, Mullumbimby, NSW 
2010  Exquisite Palette, St Luke's Artist Colourmen, Melb 
2010  First Anniversary Show, Anthea Polson Art, Qld 
2010  Accumulate 4"x 6", That Gallery, Hong Kong
2010 Art Can Too!, Anthea Polson Art, Qld 
2009  Christmas 2009, Arthouse Gallery, Sydney 
2009  40 x 40 Special Cristmas Show, Anthea Polson Art, QLD 
2009  Opening Exhibition, Anthea Polson Art, Gold Coast, QLD 
2009  30 x 40, United Galleries, Sydney 
2009 Linden Postcard Show, Linden Centre for Contemporary, Melbourne
2008 Mixed Exhibition, Frances Keevil Gallery, Sydney
2008 Exquisite Palette, St Lukes Artist Colourmen, Melbourne
2008 Gallery Artists, Frances Keevil Gallery, Sydney
2008 Contempo 5, Libby Edwards Galleries Brisbane, Brisbane
2007 Christmas Salon Show, Rex-Livingston Art Dealer, Sydney
2007 Art Interview - 2007 International Award Exhibition, GALLERY Twenty-Four, Berlin
2007 Linden Postcard Show, Linden Centre for Contemporary, Melbourne
2006 Christmas Salon Show, Rex-Livingston Art Dealer, Sydney
2006 A Taste of Salt, Salt Contemporary Gallery, Queenscliff, Victoria
2006 Sommerwende International Arts Festival, GALLERY Twenty-Four/ARTLINE: Berlin Cultural Centre, Berlin
2006 Summer Samples, Intrude Gallery, Melbourne
2006 BSG Art Auction, Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne
2006 25th Professional Artists Exhibition and Sale of Works 2006, Caulfield Grammar School, Melbourne
2006 Linden Postcard Show, Linden Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne
2005 Christmas Salon Show, Rex-Livingston Art Dealer, Sydney
2005 ArtSydney05, Rex-Livingston Art Dealer, Collectors Pavilion, Fox Studios, Sydney
2005 2005 Sommerwende International Arts Festival, GALLERY Twenty-Four/ARTLINE: Berlin Cultural Centre, Berlin
2005 MLC Acquisitive Art Exhibition, Methodist Ladies College, Melbourne
2005 The Discovery Art Show, Gasworks Arts Park, Melbourne
2005 Synthesis, Tilt Contemporary Art, Melbourne
2005 Collectors Sale, Tilt Contemporary Art, Melbourne
2004 Lasting Impressions, Eltham Wiregrass Gallery, Melbourne
2004 MLC Acquisitive Art Exhibition, Methodist Ladies College, Melbourne
2004 Melbourne Affordable Art Show, Tilt Contemporary Art, Melbourne Exhibition Building, Melbourne.
2004 Group Retrospective, Tilt Contemporary Art, Melbourne
2003 The Christmas Show, Stella Dimadis Galleries, Melbourne
2003 Summer Salon, Gallery 314, Melbourne
2003 The Foot Square Exhibition, C.C.A.C., Melbourne
2003 Red Group Show, Red Gallery, Melbourne
2003 St Kilda Art Supplies 10th Birthday Show, Metropolis Gallery, Melbourne
2003 Linden Postcard Show, Linden Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne
2000 ANZ Visual Arts Fellowship Award, ANZ Cathedral Room, Melbourne
2000 VCA Graduate Show, Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne
2000 Eccentricity, Monsalvat Gallery, Melbourne
2000 Proud 2000, Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne
1999 Christmas Show, LaTrobe Street Gallery, Melbourne
1999 Studio Practice Artists, LaTrobe Street Gallery, Melbourne
1999 Linden Postcard Show, Linden Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne
1990 Seven Sees, Ministry of the Arts, Melbourne
1989 Recycled, Glen Eira Arts Complex, Melbourne
1989 Graduate Exhibition, Glen Eira Arts Complex, Melbourne
1989 Lucato Peace Prize, Monash University, Caulfield Campus, Melbourne
   

COLLECTIONS

Monash University, Chisholm Institute of Technology, Gold Coast University Hospital Qld, Greenslopes Private Hospital Qld and private collections in Australia, New York, London and Berlin
   

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2013 Rutigliano, Dario ''Amanda van Gils' ARTiculAction, July pp. 70-83.  http://issuu.com/articulaction/docs/articulaction_art_review_-_july_201
2014 'Up Close, Amanda van Gils', Art Edit July/Sept Issue 03, pp. 90-92 
2013  Edminstone, Leanne 'Mutual Respect' U on Sunday, 26 May pg 6 
2013 'Art & Events' Vogue Living Jan/Feb Issue pg 67 
2012  Browne, Sally 'Flashing Past' U on Sunday, 21 Oct 2012 pg 38
2012  'Out And About' Hervey Bay Observer, Wed 18 July 2012, pg 9  
2012  'Artists Delve Into Creative Mysteries' Hervey Bay Observer, Wed 11, pg 15
2012  'A New Glimpse Of Old Photos' Gympie Regional Times, Wed 11 April 2012 
2012 'Life's A Real Blur' Gympie Regional Times, Wed 21 March 2012\, pg 16
2012  Martin Chew, Louise. 'The In-Between Places' catalogue essay
2011 

artwhatson.com.au Artist Focus 22nd November
http://www.artwhatson.com.au/newsletter/11110554.html

2011  Kay, Ross. An Artistic Exchange, ABC Wide Bay Qld (radio segment)
http://www.abc.net.au/local/stories/2011/11/22/3373320.htm 
2011 Houghton, Jacqueline. Exchange Exhibition catalogue essay. 
2011  Gray, Steve. 'Exhibition Exchange' Art Re-source blog
http://stevegray.com.au/blog/exhibition-exchange-2/  
2010 Carmichael, Deidre. 'Net Work: the TLF exhibition' Jan 15
http://artingeelong.com/2011/01/15/net-work-the-tlf-exhibition  
2010  van Gils_Amanda. 'Net Work: the TLF exhibition', Women's Art Register Bulletin, Number 49 Summer 2010-11 p.16-18 
2010  Brown, Emma. 'Gallery Nets An Exhibition' The Courier, Dec 14 
2010 Jones-O'Neill, Jennifer. 'What's On' Association (magazine of the Ballarat Fine Art Gallery Association) Summer 2010 p. 7-8 
2010 'Net Work The Littlest Forum - TLF', Antiques and Art in Victoria, Dec 2010 - April 2011 issue, p.40 
2010 Hollingworth, Robert. 'The Littlest Forum' Net Work: the TLF exhibition catalogue essay.  Forward by van Gils, Amanda, Art Galleery of Ballarat, 48pp
2010 Gary, Steve. 'Landscape Ideas' Art-Stuff, March 12, http://artstuff.net.au/?p=701
2010 St Martin, Marina. 'Fall In to Place' Weekend Paradise Magazine, The Gold Coast Bulletin, Feb 20-21, p19
2009 Giacobello, Michelle. 'Gathering' April 30. http://michellegiacobello.wordpress.com/2009/04/30/gathering/  
2009 Leak, Steven.Amanda van Gils, the golden fish blog 12th April, 2009 http://leakstev.blogspot.com/2009/04/amanda-van-gils-drops-by.html  
2009 Collins, Simon, BOOK - Amanda van Gils: Views from a Speeding Train 12th April 2009
  http://life-draw.blogspot.com/2009/04/book-amanda-van-gils-views-from.html
2008 Leak, Steven.Amanda van Gils drops by!, the golden fish blog 6th March, 2009http://leakstev.blogspot.com/2009/03/amanda-van-gils.html
2008 Holsworth, Mark. 3 Unrelated Reviews, Melbourne Art & Culture Critic, 17th December http://melbourneartcritic.wordpress.com/2008/12/17/3-unrelated-reviews/
2008 Nelson, Robert. Vigilance of the machine, The Age, 3rd December, p. 22
2008 Bentley-Singh, Emily, 'All Aboard the Glory Train', Melbourne Weekly Eastern, Edition 46, 17th November.
2008 Modra, Penny. Visual Arts Reviews, M - The Sunday Age, 16th November, p. 32
2008 Nelson, Robert. John Leslie Art Prize, The Age, 8th October, p. 20
2008 Nainby, Bryony. The Fall into Understanding, John Leslie Art Prize 2008 catalogue essay, September, p. 5
2008 Gray Steve, Artists at Work - Interviews with Contemporary Visual Artists Art Re-source blog, 13th November 2008 http://stevegray.com.au/blog/amanda-van-gils/
2008 Gibney, Triecia. Getting Started with Art Collecting: Amanda van Gils, Simon Collins, Mike Barr, Dianne Gall and Jim Thalassoudis A Reason to Paint blog 12th August 2008
  http://trieciagibney.blogspot.com/2008/08/getting-started-with-art-collecting.html
2008 Girdham, Ronnie. Exciting time in visual arts Courier Mail, 24th February
2006 Montua, Gabriel. Amanda van Gils - A traveller between fiction and reality (The Go-betweener), Mimosa Extra, Vol 3/06 Berlin, p.19 21.
2006 Davis, Brendan. Amanda van Gils Everything is possible, there are no limits, Art Interview Online Magazine,Issue 006/06, Berlin.
2006 World of Art, FAMOUS 100 Contemporary Artists Vol 3, London p. 203.
2006 Branches - Winter 2005, ISSN: 1536-2043, Uccelli Press, USA