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David Ralph

Born:Warnambool,Victoria,Australia

Academic Qualification
2015
PhD Candidacy
Curtin University, School of Design and Art, Perth

2001
Master of Fine Art - Chelsea College of Art and Design, University of the Arts, London, UK

2000
Master of Fine Art - research
University of Melbourne - Victorian College of the Arts, School of Art

1985
Bachelor of Fine Art
University of Melbourne - Victorian College of the Arts, School of Art

Exhibitions

Solo Exhibitions

2017
Absent Presence, Gallery 9, Sydney

2014
Commune, Gallery 9,Sydney

2013
Dissolve, Fehily Contemporary, Melbourne.

2010
Threshold. Block Projects, Melbourne
Salvage, Boutwell Draper Gallery, Sydney.

2009
Extensions, ARC one Gallery, Melbourne
Survey- recent work 03-09, 17th Floor Artspace, Victoria University, Melbourne 

2008
In Captivity, ARC one Gallery, Melbourne

2007
City Limits, Warrnambool Regional Gallery, Victoria

2006
Mobile Home, ARC one Gallery, Melbourne

2004
Escapeland, ARC one Gallery, Melbourne.

2003
Night Vision, ARC one Gallery, Melbourne.

2002
Virtually Real, Attendi Gallery London.

2000–1999
Interior Telescope–Transitional Space, Robert Lindsay Gallery, Melbourne

Group Exhibitions

2017 
Hyper Hyper, Michael Reid Gallery, Berlin

2016 
Plateau Visions, Australian Embassy, Berlin

2014 
Out of This World, Salve Gallery, Gohliser Schlösschen, Leipzig, Germany
Time Travel, Leipzig International Art project (LIA), Leipzig, Germany
'ASTEROID', Leipzig International Art project (LIA), Leipzig, Germany

2013 
Space for Change, Leipzig International Art project (LIA), Leipzig, Germany
The Arthur Guy Memorial Painting Prize, Bendigo Art Gallery, Victoria
Holiday and Memory, Penrith Art Gallery, Sydney, NSW

2011
The Arthur Guy Memorial Painting Prize, Bendigo Art Gallery, Victoria
The Albany Art Prize, Albany Art Gallery Western Australia.

2010
Fletcher Jones Art Prize, Geelong Gallery, Victoria
RBS Artists Award, Renzo Piano RBS Tower, Sydney, NSW
Sulman Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney

2009
Frieze Projects, Open Call ,Arte Contempo, Lisbon, Portugal, Frieze Art Fair, London.
The Shilo Project, The Ian Potter Museum of Art, University of Melbourne.
The Arthur Guy Memorial Painting Prize, Bendigo Art Gallery, Victoria.
The Gulag, Counihan Gallery, Melbourne

2008 
MacArthur Cook Contemporary Art Prize

2007
The Arthur Guy Memorial Painting Prize, Bendigo Art Gallery,Victoria.

2006
Celeste Contemporary Art Prize, The Well, Old Truman Brewery, London, UK
The Conrad Jupiter's Contemporary Art Prize, Gold Coast City Art Gallery, Queensland
Alice Prize, Alice Springs Art Gallery, Northern Territory

2005 
This Urban World, National Touring Exhibition, Devonport Regional Gallery, Tasmania
Arte Fiera Bologna, Italy, James Colman Gallery London. UK
Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales.Sydney
The Arthur Guy Memorial Painting Prize, Bendigo Art Gallery,Victoria.

2004 
East End Academy, Whitechapel Gallery, London. UK
The Fletcher Jones Contemporary Art Prize, Geelong Art Gallery, Victoria

2003
1,000 Drawings Artists Space, New York. USA
Amplifying Silence /Magnifying Stillness, Fondation D'Art Contemporain Daniel & Florence Guerlain, Paris, France
Art Frankfurt, Germany, James Colman Gallery, London. UK
The Commonwealth Exhibition for Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, London House, London, UK

Grants, Awards & Prizes

 

2015
Australian Postgraduate Award and Curtin PhD Research Scholarship

2013
Australia Council,Visual Arts Board - Skills and Arts Development Grant
LIA Leipzig International Art Programme, Leipzig, Germany

2009-10
Commonwealth Government, Australia Council, Visual Arts and Crafts Board, New Work Grant

2003
London Arts, Visual Artists Fund Grant.

2002
Commonwealth Government, Australia Council, Visual Arts and Crafts Board, New Work Grant

2000
The Anne and Gordon Samstag International Visual Arts Scholarship

1999
The Conrad Jupiter's Contemporary Art Prize, Gold Coast City Gallery, Surfers Paradise

1999
ANZ Visual Arts Fellowship, Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne

Collections

RACV, Melbourne
BHP Billiton, Australia
Fondation D'Art Contemporain Daniel & Florence Guerlain Paris, France
British Airways Collection, UK
National Gallery of Victoria. Melboune
Gold Coast City Art Gallery, Queensland
Warrnambool Regional Art Gallery, Victoria
Artbank, Australia
Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne
Port Philip City Council, City of Yarra Council

Bibliography

2010
May 1-2, Lissa Christopher, Sydney Morning Herald, Spectrum, Salvage, Boutwell Draper Gallery.

2008
Sebastian Smee, Australian, Review, In Captivity, Arc one, Melbourne, Australia

2006
Sebastian Smee, Australian, Review, Mobile Home, Arc one, Melbourne,  Austraiia ABC Radio National, Deep End program, Art Guru segment guest with Juliana Engberg

2005
Peter Hill, Portrait of a winner (re Adam Elliot, Archibald Portrait), The Age Review, Melbourne, Wed April 27.

2003
Mary Nicholson, Night Vision Interview, ABC Radio National, Sunday Arts Program, Makers segment. July 6.

2002
Roy Exley, Amplifying Silence, Magnifying Stillness Catalogue, Fondation D’Art Contemporain Daniel & Florence Guerlain, Les Mesnuls, France.Photo feature, ‘Fantasy Island’ exhibition, Time Out, London, Art
Robert Nelson, Photofit of painting, ‘Sebastian’, Bendigo Gallery, The Age, Melbourne, Saturday 26 January.

David Ralph

Painted on paradise


Medium:
Oil on canvas

Dimensions:
25 x 30 cm

$2,650

David Ralph

Jungle Room


Medium:
Oil on canvas

Dimensions:
40 x 40 cm

$2,650

David Ralph

CBGB's


Medium:
Oil on canvas

Dimensions:
40 x 40 cm
 

$2,650

David Ralph

CBGB's RIPunk


Medium:
Oil on canvas

Dimensions:
40 x 40cm

$2,650

David Ralph

Bimbo Town


Medium
oil on canvas

Dimensions
40 x 40 cm

$2,650

David Ralph

Bimbo spa


Medium
oil on canvas

Dimensions
20 x 40 cm

$2,650

David Ralph

Conduit


Medium
oil on canvas

Dimensions
40 x 40 cm

 

 

 

$2,650

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