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ROD GRAY   curriculum vitae
email:      rodgrayart@gmail.com
instagram:      rodgrayart
Phone:   0439 614 674
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2020    Ashland          April              Carringbush Hotel, Melbourne
2017     Ash                                         Space 39, Little Collins St Melbourne
2015     Nightly Burns The Moon    Space 39, Little Collins St Melbourne
2014     Waterline                              The Art Vault, Mildura
2014     We Burn Boats                     Space 39, Little Collins St Melbourne
2013     Hull                                        The Art Vault, Mildura
2012     Tower @ Trinity        Trinity College, Melbourne University
2012      Tower @ SLV             Joyce McGrath Gallery State Library of Victoria
2012      Tower                        Red Gallery Contemporary Art Space
2011      Tidemarker              Red Gallery Contemporary Art Space
2009      Tracking Station          Space 39, Little Collins St Melbourne
2009      Vanishing Worlds                      ARS Napier Hotel
2005      Rainmaker                 Intrude Contemporary Art
2004      Visions and Sightings                   Intrude Contemporary Art
2001      Submariner’s Dream         Murdoch & Barclay Gallery, Malvern
1999      Pavilions                              Murdoch & Barclay Gallery, Malvern
1998      Discoveries                         Murdoch & Barclay Gallery, Malvern
1997      Voyage                                          Australian Print Workshop
GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2020    Fight/flight   red gallery              [tbc]
2020    Climate for Change fundraiser [tbc]
2020     INcendiary  Pound Arts, Corsham, UK
2019      Linden Postcard Show    Linden New Arts, St Kilda
2019      Image and Text,  Mildura Writer’s Festival Exhibition                                             The Art Vault, Mildura
2018      Incendiary,   Lonsdale Gallery Stroud, Gloucestershire, UK
2018      Equalitaria,   Neon Parlour, Thornbury
2017      Small Works,  Tussock Gallery, Point Lonsdale
2014     The Art Vault 5thAnniversary Exhibition,        The Art Vault, Mildura
2013      The People’s Palace,   Joyce McGrath Gallery State Library of Victoria
2012      Span                   Stockrooms Kyneton
2012      Island               Red Gallery Contemporary Art Space
2012      Our Mechanical Eye          Joyce McGrath Gallery State Library of Victoria
2011      Wunderkammer    Trinity College Library, Melbourne University
2011      Capriccio, The 21stcent. Wunderkammer,
A curatorial project conceived by Rod Gray commissioning and coordinating 14 artists. Launched by Michael Leunig.
Red Gallery Contemporary Art Space
2010      BSG Small Works                                    Brunswick Street Gallery
2010      Impressions 2010           Australian Print Workshop
2010      Re_Collection              Red Gallery Contemporary Art Space
2010      Launch                                         Carbon Black
2009      Last Call                               ARS Upstairs Napier Hotel
2009     The Collective               Space 39, Little Collins St, Melbourne
2008     The Postcard Show                   Linden Gallery, St Kilda
2005     Landscape                Anne Middleton Gallery, South Melbourne
2004     Impressions 2004           Australian Print Workshop
2004      Panoramas                      Intrude Contemporary Art
2004      Summer Samples            Intrude Contemporary Art
2002       APW 21st Anniversary Exhibition            Australian Print Workshop
ART RESIDENCIES
 
Waterline       The Art Vault   Mildura          2014
Hull                    The Art Vault   Mildura          2013
AWARDS
1997     The Ron Burke Fellowship                    Australian Print Workshop
EDUCATION
1991      BA [Fine Art] Painting,                 VCA, Melbourne University
1997      Etching                     Australian Print Workshop
COLLECTIONS
 
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
The Australian Print Workshop, Melbourne
The Art Vault, Mildura
Private Collections
BIBLIOGRAPHY
“ Fire on the Water ”   Monograph             Materiality          2014
“ Artists in the Museum “  Roisin O’Dwyer  Insite Magazine          2011
“ Gray’s Greens ”      Penny Webb  The Age           2004
“ Moments frozen in time ”  Anita Bragge  Herald Sun                    1998
PAINTED COLLAGE ARTIST BOOK PROJECTS
 
The Story of Architecture  (complete)          2015 – 2019
190 Interventions in small repurposed vintage book
 
The Story of Palaeontology           (ongoing)
200+ Interventions in small vintage book
The Story of Archaeology            (ongoing)
200+ Interventions in small vintage book
The Book of Vessels(complete)                    2017 – 2019
100+ Interventions in small vintage book
The Book of Fire(ongoing)
200+ Interventions overlaying large vintage book “Interplanetary Spacecraft”