Shonah Trescott

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'Union Oil Company's Natural Color Scenes of the West 116', oil on 1940's postcard, 9cm x 14cm

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Born 1982 in Maitland, Australia. Currently lives and works between New York City and Berlin, Germany.

EDUCATION

2005
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Painting Major, National Art School, Sydney, Australia

2001
Diploma of Fine Arts, Hunter Institute of Technology, Newcastle, Australia

1999
Certificate III of Fine Arts, Hunter Institute of Technology, Newcastle, Australia

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017
Modern Landscapes, DOMINIK MERSCH GALLERY, Sydney, Australia

2016
Countenance of the Sky, Ando Gallery Tokyo, Japan

2015
Drawn into the light, exhibition by Osvaldo Budet and Shonah Trescott, Museum of Contemporary Art of Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico

2012
Drawn into the light, Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar und Marine Research, Bremerhaven
Koichi Ando Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2010
Mankind, Nature, Myth, Ando Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
New Positions, Art Cologne, Cologne, Germany

2007
From the Studio, Spinnerei, Leipzig, Damien Minton Gallery, Sydney, Australia

2006
Placement, Europe, Minton Gallery, Sydney, Australia
Leipzig, Mallorca, Tres Temps Galeria, Mallorca, Spain

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017
Modern Landscapes, Kirow Werk in co-operation with Eigen+Art Leipzig, Germany

2016
Plastic Obsession, Umweltbundesamt, Dessau, Germany
European Month of Photography, Gallery EIGEN + ART, Berlin, Germany

2014
Das Flussige Element, Kunstmuseum Ahrenshoop, Germany

2013
Works on Paper, Galerie EIGEN + ART , Berlin, Germany
Missing Link, Momentum, Berlin, Germany

2011
Zwischen Film und Kunst, Kunsthalle Emden, Germany

2010
Labor, Galerie EIGEN + ART, Berlin
Groupshow, Galerie EIGEN + ART, Leipzig, Germany
On this Island, Meeting and Parting, New Zealand, Hazelhurst Regional Art Gallery, Sydney, Australia

2009
Leipzig calling, New York Academy of Art, USA
Hab und Gut, Kunsthalle Rostock, Germany
Labor, Galerie EIGEN + ART, Berlin, Germany

2008
Fleurieu Biennale, Adelaide, Australia
Australian Painting / Shonah Trescott and Euan MacLeod, Leipzig International Art Programme, Leipzig, Germany
Leipzig / Travnik Partner Stadt Ausstellung, Cultural Centre of Travnik, Bosnia
Portia Geach Memorial Award, S.H. Ervin Gallery Sydney, Australia
Leipzig International Art Programme at Cavanacor Gallery, Cavanacor Gallery, Ireland

2007
The Year in the Arts, S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, Australia

2006
Sydney year in the Arts, S.H. Irvin gallery, Sydney, Australia
Salon de Refusés, S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, Australia

2005
New Talent, Robin Gibson Gallery, Sydney, Australia

2004
Degree Show 2004, National Art School, Sydney, Australia

 

2011 – 2012
Fellow at Hanse-Wissenschaftskolleg, Delmenhorst, Germany

2009
Artist Profile/Windsor and Newton Scholarship, New Zealand

2008 
Leipzig International Artist in Residency Award LIA, Germany
The Fleurieu Water prize, Adelaide, Australia
Commendation Portia Geach Memorial Award, Sydney, Australia

2005
La Cité Internationale des Arts (studio scholarship), Paris
The Marten Bequest Travelling Art Scholarship for Painting, Cauz Group, Australia
Friends of the National Art School, La Cité Internationale des Arts (studio scholarship), Paris

2004
3rd Year NAS (studio scholarship), Paris
Reg Richardson Travelling art scholarship, Australia
Robin Gibson Gallery Award, Australia
Art on the Rocks Young Artist Award, Australia
Highly Commended, The Redlands Westpac Art Prize, Australia
Finalist – Brett Whiteley Travelling Art Scholarship, Australia
William Fletcher Trust Painting Grant, Australia

2003
Australian Children’s Health and Welfare Painting Award, Australia
Finalist – John Olsen Life Drawing Prize, Australia

2017
'Union Oil Company's Natural Color Scenes of the West 116', oil on 1940's postcard, 9cm x 14cm
'Union Oil Company's Natural Color Scenes of the West 152', oil on 1940's postcard, 9cm x 14cm
'Union Oil Company's Natural Color Scenes of the West 56', oil on 1939 postcard, 8.1cm x 13.7 cm
'Union Oil Company's Natural Color Scenes of the West 74', oil on 1940's postcard, 9cm x 14cm
'Union Oil Company's Natural Color Scenes of the West 120', oil on 1940's postcard, 9cm x 14 cm
'Road 1', 2017, oil on dibond, 61 x 41cm
'Road 2', 2017, oil on dibond, 61 x 41 cm
'Road 3', 2017, oil on dibond, 61 x 41 cm
'Road 4', 2017, oil on dibond, 61 x 41cm
'Road 5', 2017, oil on dibond, 61 x 41 cm
'Road 6', 2017, oil on dibond, 61 x 41 cm
'Road 7', 2017, oil on dibond, 61 x 41 cm
’Ode to Paris', 2017, paper, 118cm x 94cm
‘400PPM (Miner's Spike)’, 2017, recycled plastic 3D printed candle, 28 cm long<br />
’Kyoto Protocol 16’, 2015, silk screen on paper, 36 x 48 cm<br />
’Kyoto Protocol 22’, 2015, silk screen on paper, 36 x 48 cm<br />