Yvette  Swan

Yvette Swan

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Curriculum vitae

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2011  ONE, Double Bay, Sydney, Australia
2010  SONG OF THE PHOENIX, Metro Gallery, Melbourne, Australia
2009  THE MAN WHO FELL TO EARTH, Queensland, Australia
2008  THE MENAGERIE, Frances Keevil Gallery, Double Bay, Sydney, Australia
2008  FLIGHT OF THE NAVIGATOR, Maree Mizon Gallery, Woollahra, Sydney, Australia
2007  LOST HORIZONS, Metro 5 Gallery, Armadale, Melbourne, Australia
2007  PLANES, TRAINS AND AUTOMOBILES, Maree Mizon Gallery, Woollahra, Sydney, Australia
2005  UNFINISHED JOURNEY'S, Metro 5 Gallery, Melbourne, Australia
2004  A WALK ON THE WILD SIDE, Metro 5 Gallery, Armadale, Melbourne, Australia
2004  THE ODYSSEY, Art Galleries Schubert, Main Beach, Queensland, Australia
2002  A DAY IN THE LIFE, Michael Carr Gallery, Woollahra, Sydney, Australia
2002  DESIGN INTUITION MEANING, Astro Gallery, Paddington, Sydney, Australia


GROUP EXHIBITIONS


2012 Libby Edwards Galleries, Armadale, Melbourne, Australia
2012 FOCUS ON ABSTRACTION, Eva Breuer Art Dealer, Woollahra, Sydney, Australia
2006 MOVING ON UP, Lorraine Pilgrim Art Dealer, Brisbane, Australia
2006 Metro 5 Gallery, Armadale, Melbourne, Australia
2006 FOREVER YOUNG, John Gordon Gallery, Coffs Harbour, Australia
2006 Lorraine Pilgrim Art Dealer, Brisbane, Australia
2005 Gallery Philip Neville, Darwin, Australia
2005 Axia Modern Art, Sydney, Australia
2004 FLEURIEU PENINSULA BIENNALE, McLaren Vale, South Australia, Australia
2004 Metro 5 Gallery, Armadale, Melbourne, Australia
2003 LIQUID GOLD, Metro 5 Gallery, Armadale, Melbourne
2003 TREASURES, Metro 5 Gallery, Armadale, Melbourne
2003 THE 2003 METRO 5 ART PRIZE EXHIBITION, Armadale, Melbourne
2002 Art Galleries Schubert, Main Beach, Queensland
2002 WYNNE LANDSCAPE EXHIBITION, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
2002 Maree Mizon Gallery, Paddington, Sydney
2002 PUSHING ABSTRACTION, Stella Downer Fine Art, Waterloo, Sydney
2002 Glenmore Galleries, Paddington, Sydney
2002 OUT ART, Tin Sheds, Chippendale, Sydney
2002 AQUISITIVE AWARD, Finalist Exhibition, Raw Nerve Gallery, Erskineville, Sydney
1997 Photographic Exhibition, Cauldron, Darlinghurst, Sydney
1996 Graduating Film Exhibition, Chauvel Cinema, Paddington, Sydney

Commissions

2012 - 2002 Private Commissions, Australia
2007 Private Collections, Australia
2006 Lincorp Automotives Dealership, Parramatta, Sydney
2006 Lincorp Automotives Dealership, Camellia, Sydney
2005 Private Collections, Australia
2004 Private Collections, Hong Kong
2004 Private Collections, Australia
2003 Private Collections, Australia
2003 Miele, Interior Designex 2003, Melbourne
2002 Lincorp Automotives Dealership, Camellia, Sydney
2002 Kado Restaurant, Kirribilli, Sydney
2002 Australian Art Link, Holiday Inn Hotel, foyer & reception, Darling Harbour, Sydney
2002 Ruth Levine Designs, Platinum display apartment, Gold Coast, Queensland
2002 Cargo Bar, 17 paintings, Kings Street Wharf, Sydney
2001 Lend Lease, Regatta Wharf apartments, main foyer, Pyrmont, Sydney
2000 Mirvac Developers, Elizabeth Street, Sydney
2000 Private, Rushcutters Bay; Paddington; Pyrmont
2000 Ruth Levine Designs (RLD), Watermark apartment, Pyrmont, Sydney
2000 Michael Love Interior Designer, Bennelong apartment, Circular Quay, Sydney
2000 RLD, Forum apartment, St Leonards; Five Dock apartment, Sydney
1999 Lend Lease Developers, Terrace 20 apartment, Pyrmont, Sydney
1999 Graphis, art dealers, corporate development, Fleetview apartment, Pyrmont, Sydney
1999 RLD, display apartments, Sydney
1998 Lend Lease, Regatta Wharf apartment, Pyrmont, Sydney
RLD apartments

Collections

Leeuwin Winery Margaret River Estate Art Series, Western Australia
Gold Coast City Art Gallery, Queensland, Australia
Lowensteins Arts Management, Sydney, Australia
John Symond, Sydney, Australia

Bibliography

Ken McGregor, "Unfinished Journey's", book of artists' travels around the world, including John Olsen & Tim Storrier. Yvette's work is from her travels to New York. 2006, Australia
Lino Magazine, 1st Anniversary, Issue No. 5, 2004, Sydney, Australia
Chris Baynes, "Spiritual Sisters, Louise and Yvette Swan", Sydney Leading Homes, Feb 28, 2004 Australia
Heidi Mayer, "Homage to Creativity", The Courier-Mail, February 6, 2004, Queensland, Australia
Brian Mossop, "Swan Stretching Boundaries", The Gold Coast Bulletin, January 31, 2004, Australia
Jacqueline Houghton, THE ODYSSEY exhibition catalogue, 2004, Queensland, Australia
Terry Ingram, "Artistic Value..." The Australian Financial Review, August 28, 2003, Australia

Honours

2011 "The Thin Line" painting on the 2006 Art Series Cabernet Sauvignon label, Leeuwin Winery
2004 Fleurieu Peninsula Biennale, Fleurieu Peninsula Art Prize, finalist, Australia
2003 Metro 5 Gallery Art Prize, finalist, Melbourne, Australia
2002 Wynne Landscape Prize, finalist, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

Work Experience

1997 - Current Artist
1994 - 2003 Photographer
1994 - 1992 Assistant, Working Title Films, London

Education

1991 Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree, UNSW, COFA, Sydney, Australia
1988 Higher School Certificate, Sydney, Australia

 

Yvette Swan

Curriculum vitae

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2011  ONE, Double Bay, Sydney, Australia
2010  SONG OF THE PHOENIX, Metro Gallery, Melbourne, Australia
2009  THE MAN WHO FELL TO EARTH, Queensland, Australia
2008  THE MENAGERIE, Frances Keevil Gallery, Double Bay, Sydney, Australia
2008  FLIGHT OF THE NAVIGATOR, Maree Mizon Gallery, Woollahra, Sydney, Australia
2007  LOST HORIZONS, Metro 5 Gallery, Armadale, Melbourne, Australia
2007  PLANES, TRAINS AND AUTOMOBILES, Maree Mizon Gallery, Woollahra, Sydney, Australia
2005  UNFINISHED JOURNEY'S, Metro 5 Gallery, Melbourne, Australia
2004  A WALK ON THE WILD SIDE, Metro 5 Gallery, Armadale, Melbourne, Australia
2004  THE ODYSSEY, Art Galleries Schubert, Main Beach, Queensland, Australia
2002  A DAY IN THE LIFE, Michael Carr Gallery, Woollahra, Sydney, Australia
2002  DESIGN INTUITION MEANING, Astro Gallery, Paddington, Sydney, Australia


GROUP EXHIBITIONS


2012 Libby Edwards Galleries, Armadale, Melbourne, Australia
2012 FOCUS ON ABSTRACTION, Eva Breuer Art Dealer, Woollahra, Sydney, Australia
2006 MOVING ON UP, Lorraine Pilgrim Art Dealer, Brisbane, Australia
2006 Metro 5 Gallery, Armadale, Melbourne, Australia
2006 FOREVER YOUNG, John Gordon Gallery, Coffs Harbour, Australia
2006 Lorraine Pilgrim Art Dealer, Brisbane, Australia
2005 Gallery Philip Neville, Darwin, Australia
2005 Axia Modern Art, Sydney, Australia
2004 FLEURIEU PENINSULA BIENNALE, McLaren Vale, South Australia, Australia
2004 Metro 5 Gallery, Armadale, Melbourne, Australia
2003 LIQUID GOLD, Metro 5 Gallery, Armadale, Melbourne
2003 TREASURES, Metro 5 Gallery, Armadale, Melbourne
2003 THE 2003 METRO 5 ART PRIZE EXHIBITION, Armadale, Melbourne
2002 Art Galleries Schubert, Main Beach, Queensland
2002 WYNNE LANDSCAPE EXHIBITION, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
2002 Maree Mizon Gallery, Paddington, Sydney
2002 PUSHING ABSTRACTION, Stella Downer Fine Art, Waterloo, Sydney
2002 Glenmore Galleries, Paddington, Sydney
2002 OUT ART, Tin Sheds, Chippendale, Sydney
2002 AQUISITIVE AWARD, Finalist Exhibition, Raw Nerve Gallery, Erskineville, Sydney
1997 Photographic Exhibition, Cauldron, Darlinghurst, Sydney
1996 Graduating Film Exhibition, Chauvel Cinema, Paddington, Sydney

Commissions

2012 - 2002 Private Commissions, Australia
2007 Private Collections, Australia
2006 Lincorp Automotives Dealership, Parramatta, Sydney
2006 Lincorp Automotives Dealership, Camellia, Sydney
2005 Private Collections, Australia
2004 Private Collections, Hong Kong
2004 Private Collections, Australia
2003 Private Collections, Australia
2003 Miele, Interior Designex 2003, Melbourne
2002 Lincorp Automotives Dealership, Camellia, Sydney
2002 Kado Restaurant, Kirribilli, Sydney
2002 Australian Art Link, Holiday Inn Hotel, foyer & reception, Darling Harbour, Sydney
2002 Ruth Levine Designs, Platinum display apartment, Gold Coast, Queensland
2002 Cargo Bar, 17 paintings, Kings Street Wharf, Sydney
2001 Lend Lease, Regatta Wharf apartments, main foyer, Pyrmont, Sydney
2000 Mirvac Developers, Elizabeth Street, Sydney
2000 Private, Rushcutters Bay; Paddington; Pyrmont
2000 Ruth Levine Designs (RLD), Watermark apartment, Pyrmont, Sydney
2000 Michael Love Interior Designer, Bennelong apartment, Circular Quay, Sydney
2000 RLD, Forum apartment, St Leonards; Five Dock apartment, Sydney
1999 Lend Lease Developers, Terrace 20 apartment, Pyrmont, Sydney
1999 Graphis, art dealers, corporate development, Fleetview apartment, Pyrmont, Sydney
1999 RLD, display apartments, Sydney
1998 Lend Lease, Regatta Wharf apartment, Pyrmont, Sydney
RLD apartments

Collections

Leeuwin Winery Margaret River Estate Art Series, Western Australia
Gold Coast City Art Gallery, Queensland, Australia
Lowensteins Arts Management, Sydney, Australia
John Symond, Sydney, Australia

Bibliography

Ken McGregor, "Unfinished Journey's", book of artists' travels around the world, including John Olsen & Tim Storrier. Yvette's work is from her travels to New York. 2006, Australia
Lino Magazine, 1st Anniversary, Issue No. 5, 2004, Sydney, Australia
Chris Baynes, "Spiritual Sisters, Louise and Yvette Swan", Sydney Leading Homes, Feb 28, 2004 Australia
Heidi Mayer, "Homage to Creativity", The Courier-Mail, February 6, 2004, Queensland, Australia
Brian Mossop, "Swan Stretching Boundaries", The Gold Coast Bulletin, January 31, 2004, Australia
Jacqueline Houghton, THE ODYSSEY exhibition catalogue, 2004, Queensland, Australia
Terry Ingram, "Artistic Value..." The Australian Financial Review, August 28, 2003, Australia

Honours

2011 "The Thin Line" painting on the 2006 Art Series Cabernet Sauvignon label, Leeuwin Winery
2004 Fleurieu Peninsula Biennale, Fleurieu Peninsula Art Prize, finalist, Australia
2003 Metro 5 Gallery Art Prize, finalist, Melbourne, Australia
2002 Wynne Landscape Prize, finalist, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

Work Experience

1997 - Current Artist
1994 - 2003 Photographer
1994 - 1992 Assistant, Working Title Films, London

Education

1991 Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree, UNSW, COFA, Sydney, Australia
1988 Higher School Certificate, Sydney, Australia