Andrew Newman DMG Award 2009

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Attempt to fill an empty space (Performance Anxiety)', 2008, 6 channel video installation. Dimensions variable. Edition of 5 + AP.

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Born 1983, Sydney
Lives and works in Sydney

2008
Master of Visual Art, Sydney College of the Arts, University of Sydney

2007
Studied experimental media at Universitat der Kunste, Berlin
Awarded Fauvette Memorial Artist Exchange Scholarship, University of Sydney
Winner, Union of Sydney University Prize for Portraiture

2006
Awarded University Postgraduate Award, Universtiy of Sydney

2005
Bachelor of Visual Art (Hons), Sydney College of the Arts, University of Sydney
Studied experimental film under Karl Kels at Universitat der Kunste, Berlin
Awarded Fauvette Memorial Artist Exchange Scholarship

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2007
Paper Waltz, Don’t Look Gallery, Sydney, Australia

2006
How Are You Hotel Waterloo, Don’t Look Gallery, Sydney, Australia

2004
Their Lust Stains My Flower Bed, Newspace, Sydney, Australia

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2009
Map/Ground/Grain, Inflight, Hobart

2008
Graduate Exhibition, Sydney College of the Arts, Sydney

2006
The Good, The Bad, and The Tee Vee, Don’t Look Gallery, Sydney, Australia
Ipso Video, Loose Projects, Sydney, Australia
Cones of Zontact, Loose Projects, Sydney, Australia
Cataract, Newspace, Sydney, Australia

2005
Rundgang, Universitat de Kunste, Berlin Germany
Die Nacht der 7 traurigkeiten, Palast der Republik, Berlin, Germany
Travel Documents, Newspace, Sydney, Australia
Design Festa, Tokyo Big Sight, Tokyo, Japan
Graduation Show, Sydney College of the Arts, Sydney, Australia

2003
Beat Your Shallow Chest, Knot Gallery, Sydney, Australia
My Pictures Were Once Stuck in a Machine, Newspace, Sydney, Australia
Techno Derby 3000, Kudos Gallery, Sydney, Australia

PERFORMANCES

2007
Locksmith Fundraiser, Locksmith Project Space, Sydney, Australia
Absurd Speech Night, Don’t Look Gallery, Sydney, Australia

2006
Cabaret Voltaire, Cellar Theatre, Sydney, Australia

2005
Video Killed the Art Star, Manning, Sydney, Australia

2004
Broken Tape, Manning, Sydney, Australia
J.A.C.K., Gaelic Theatre, Sydney, Australia
J.A.C.K., China Heights, Sydney, Australia

2003
J.A.C.K., Hopetoun, Sydney, Australia

GRANTS, PRIZES AND SCHOLARSHIPS

2007
Winner, Union of Sydney University Prize for Portraiture, 2007

2006
Fauvette Loureiro Memorial Artists Exchange Scholarship, Sydney University
University Postgraduate Award, Sydney University

2005
Fauvette Loureiro Memorial Artists Exchange Scholarship, Sydney University

2003
Continuing Undergraduate Scholarship, Sydney University

 

Private Collections, Sydney, Australia
Private Collections, Berlin, Germany
Private Collections, Auckland, New Zealand
Private Collections, London, U.K

 

2009
Andrew Newman, Call to arms, Locksmith Project, September, 2009, Sydney
Sach Catts, The Artist and the Accountant catalogue essay, Don’t Look Gallery, Sydney.

2008
Alex Lawler, Desperately Trying to Tell You Something catalogue essay, Firstdraft, Sydney
Erin O’Dwyer, Lost in Transition, Sydney Morning Herald, August 2, 2008

2007
Greg Shapley, Paper Waltz catalogue essay, Don’t Look Gallery, Sydney

2006
Ryszard Dabek, Ipso Video catalogue essay, Loose Projects, Sydney

 

Attempt to fill an empty space (Performance Anxiety)', 2008, 6 channel video installation. Dimensions variable. Edition of 5 + AP.
Attempt to fill an empty space (Performance Anxiety), 2008, 6 Channel video installation. Detail
Attempt to fill an empty space (Performance Anxiety), 2008, 6 Channel video installation. Detail
Attempt to fill an empty space (Performance Anxiety), 2008, 6 Channel video installation. Detail
Attempt to fill an empty space (Performance Anxiety), 2008, 6 Channel video installation. Detail
Attempt to fill an empty space (Performance Anxiety), 2008, 6 Channel video installation. Detail