Dane Lovett

Change Room Master


Selected Solo Exhibitions

2013 So Many Days and Vases to Fill, Sullivan+Strumpf, Sydney
2012 Dane Lovett, Kalimanrawlins, Melbourne
2012 Forking in the River of Time, Sullivan+Strumpf, Sydney
2011 Peach on Peach, Colette, Paris, France
2010 Paintings, Westspace, Melbourne
2009 Dedication, ChalkHorse, Sydney
2009 Catch the Spirit, Seventh Gallery, Melbourne
2009 Love to Love You Baby, Firstdraft, Sydney
2008 New and Used Paintings, TCB art inc, Melbourne
2006 Ring Modulator, Harrison Galleries, Sydney
2006 Bellevue Rivals, Art Galleries Schubert, Brisbane
2005 Private Eye, Brian Moore Gallery, Sydney

Group Exhibitions

2013 Sullivan+Strumpf, Sydney
2012 Geelong Contemporary Art Prize, Geelong Gallery, Geelong
2012 Art Stage Singapore, Sullivan+Strumpf, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore
2012 SSFA12, Sullivan+Strumpf, Sydney
2011 Korean International Art Fair, COEX Convention and Exhibition Centre, Seoul, Korea
2011 SSFA11, Sullivan+Strumpf, Sydney
2011 Explaining Colours to the Blind, Tristian Koenig, Melbourne
2010 Schadenfreude, TCB art inc, Melbourne
2010 Linden Innovators 2, Linden Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne
2010 Worm Mountain, C3 Contemporary Artspace, Melbourne
2010 Salon de Refuses, S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney
2008 Music makes the people come together, Lake Macquarie City Art Gallery, Booragul
2007 VCA Athenaeum Club Visual Art Award, Athenaeum Club, Melbourne
2007 Memento Mori, Blkmrkt Gallery, Brisbane
2007 Gadens Top Ten Exhibition, Gadens Lawyers, Brisbane
2007 Hungry Like The Wolf, Victorian College of the Arts Gallery, University of Melbourne, Melbourne
2004 Killa Chinchilla, Belvedere Building, Straight out of Brisbane Festival, Brisbane

Residencies and Prizes

2012 The Substation Contemporary Art Prize, The Substation, Melbourne, finalist
2012 Sir John Sulman Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, finalist
2012 Geelong Contemporary Art Prize, Geelong Gallery, Geelong, finalist
2011 Australia Council Tokyo Studio Residency, Tokyo, Japan
2010 Royal Bank of Scotland Emerging Artist Award, Sydney, winner
2009 Australia Council New Work Emerging Grant
2009 Metro Art Award, Sydney, highly commended
2008 Launch: Clayton Utz Travelling Scholarship, winner
2005 SOYA, Qantas Spirit of Australia Awards, winner
2005 Churchie National Emerging Art Prize, Griffith University, Brisbane, highly commended


Gold Coast City Gallery, Gold Coast
Patrick Corrigan Collection, Sydney
Royal Bank of Scotland, Sydney
Private collections throughout Australia and overseas


‘Dane Lovett: So Many Days and Vases to Fill’ Sharedesign: Inspiration Blog, 9 September 2013
Cavanagh, Alice, ‘The Portfolio: Australia Style’, Mr Porter, 19 March 2013
Metcalfe, Anna, ‘Something Old Something New’, Vanishing Elephant, Issue 1, 2013
Lucy Feagins, ‘Forking in the River of Time – Dane Lovett’, The Design Files, www.thedesignfiles.net, 26
March 2012
Natalie Walton, ‘Dane Lovett, Artist’, Daily Imprint, www.dailyimprint.blogspot.com.au, 20 March 2012
‘Cool Hunter Prediction’, Australian Art Collector, Issue 59, p 120
Moshakis, Alex. It’s Nice That, Issue #5, 2011
Dessanay, Margherita. ‘Electronic Still Lifes’, Elephant, Issue 7, Summer 2011, p 42-45
Pero, Emily. RUSSH Magazine, August/September 2010
Rule, Dan. Around the Galleries, A2 The Age, 4 December 2010
Rule, Dan. Around the Galleries, A2 The Age, 1 August 2009
Schwarz, Katrina. ‘Die Young’, Exhibition Essay, February 2009
Kubler, Alison. ‘Queensland Painters: The New Breed’, Art & Australia Vol 45. No. 1, Spring 2007
Martin-Chew, Louise. ‘Back to the Academy’, Australian Art Review, Issue 14, 2007
Clement, Tracey. ‘More More More, Dane Lovett makes the most of the Midnight Hour’, Exhibition Essay,
November 2006
Clement, Tracey. ‘Metro Picks’, Sydney Morning Herald, 24/11/2006
Houghon, Jacqueline. Lino Magazine, Issue 14, 2006
25/25, Art & Australia, Vol. 43. No. 4, Winter 2006
Martin-Chew, Louise. ‘Dane Lovett’, Art & Australia, Vol. 43. No. 4, Winter 2006, p 594
Angeloro, Dominique. ‘Metro Picks’, Sydney Morning Herald, 30 September 2005
Creagh, Sunanda. ‘Open Gallery’, Sydney Morning Herald, 17 September 2005

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