stephen hall                                                   


born Sydney, Australia 1962


2010                 Merry Andrew the Limner: From Mumbai to Khadi, Sydney Antique Centre Exhibition Gallery
2009                 Merry Andrew the Limner, Depot II Gallery Sydney  
2007                 Sydney Bastard Baby, Beatty Gallery, Sydney
2006                 New Works and Selected Recent Works, Incinerator Art Complex Melbourne
2005                 Madness Violence and Absurdity (Part 3), Wall Gallery, Melbourne
                         Island Dreams, Beatty Gallery, Sydney
2004                 Madness Violence and Absurdity (Part 2), Beatty Gallery, Sydney
2003                 Madness Violence and Absurdity (Part 1), Beatty Gallery, Sydney
                         Madness Violence and Absurdity (The Paris works), Cite International des Arts, Paris, France
1999 - 00          Sydney Art Gallery, Sydney
1990                 Coventry Gallery, Sydney
1986                 Coventry Gallery, Sydney


2010                 Dobell Prize for Drawing AGNSW (purchased by the NSW Art Gallery)
                         NSW Parliament Plein Air Painting Prize
2009                 Dobell Prize for Drawing AGNSW
                         Sculpture by the Sea Bondi, Sydney
                         Willoughby Sculpture Prize 09,  Sydney
                         A Club to Call Home
NG Gallery,Sydney
                         Waiting NG Gallery, Sydney
                         Sculpture 09 Global Gallery, Sydney
2008                 NSW Parliament Plein Air Painting Prize
                         Sordid Tales, a History of Chippendale, NG Art Gallery, Sydney    

2006                 Touring Blake Prize, Wagga Wagga, Hawksury, New England, Albury Reg. Galleries
                         Art on The Rocks, The Rocks Sydney
                         Blake Prize, National Art School Galley Sydney

2005                 Touring Blake Prize, Moree Plains, Gippsland, Sydney, Melbourne,
                                   Broken Hill, Regional Galleries & Catholic Universities
                         Blake Prize, Sir Hermann Black Gallery, Sydney
                         Cicada Press Self Portrait Project Collaboration-Sydney Printmakers
                                   Gosford Regional Gallery NSW; Tweed River regional gallery NSW;
                                   Noosa Regional Gallery, Qld.
2004                 Blake Prize, Sir Herman Black Gallery, Sydney
                         Masters of COFA 2004, Ivan Dougherty Gallery, Sydney     
2003                 Touring Blake Prize, Sydney, Melbourne, Hobart & Coffs Harbour
                         Blake Prize, Sir Hermann Black Gallery, Sydney, Regional Galleries
                                   & Catholic Universities

2002                 Blake Prize, Casula, Power House, Sydney
1997                 Eight Print Makers, The Blue Room, Newtown, Sydney
1995                 International Mini Prints, Taller Galleria Fort, Barcelona, Spain
                                  and touring UK, US and Europe
1992                 International Mini Prints, Taller Galleria Fort, Barcelona, Spain
                                  and touring UK,US and Europe
1990                 Cardiff Arts Festival, Wales, UK
                         Seoul Print Biennale, Seoul, Korea
                         International Mini Prints, Taller Galleria Fort, Barcelona, Spain

1989                 Prints With A Point, Hard Times Gallery, Bristol, UK
                         International Mini Prints, Taller Galleria Fort, Barcelona, Spain
                         Faber Castel Drawing Prize, Sydney

1988                 International Mini Prints, Taller Galleria Fort, Barcelona, Spain
                         Seoul Print Biennale, Seoul, Korea
                         Black & White, Coventry, Sydney
                         New Work from the Studio, Coventry, Sydney

1987                 Colour I, Coventry, Sydney
                         Colour II, Coventry, Sydney
                         Peter Sparks Memorial Pastel Prize, Newcastle
                         Prints With A Point, Hard Times Gallery, Bristol, UK
1986                 National Art Award, Canberra   
1985                 NSW Travelling Art Scholarship
                         Blaxland Gallery, Sydney    
1983 - 86          Mini Prints travelling Print Council exhibition 


2007                 Highly Commended   Blacktown Art Prize
                         Awarded UNSW Alumni Art Prize
2006                 Highly Commended Willoughby Art Prize
2003                 UNSW Studio, Cite International des Paris France, three month residency
1997                 Northern Institute of TAFE Acquisitive Award
1996                 Northern Institute of TAFE Acquisitive Award
1986                 Barry Stern Print Prize
1978                 Mattara Art Prize - First & Highly Commended


NSW Art Gallery
Stables Gallery, Oxford Falls, NSW
Baker & Mckenzie, Sydney, NSW
Cardiff Arts Centre, Wales, UK
Lever Rexona, Australia
NSW TAFE Permanent Collection
Many Private Collections, local & OS.


2010                 The Australian, December 14, To Exoress What Drawing Will Only Allow; Christopher Allen
                         Blue Mountains Gazette, December 8
                         Penrith Press, December 2
                         Sydney Morning Herald, January 7, Opinion Page; Elizabeth Farrelly
2009                 ArtKritique, On the Dobell Prize 2009, December 5, John Matthews http:/
                         Penrith Press, November 26
                         TAFE News Stories, Caroline Noonan Nov 11,
2007                 Work shown on “Chasing the Blake” Compass ABC1
2006                 Hornsby & Upper North Shore Advocate  May 18, Tracey Findlay
2005                 Moonee Valley Community News, 24 May, Pam Marriott
                         Moonee Valley Leader, June 6, Emily Butler
2004                 Sydney Morning Herald, Metro, May 14, Dominique Dangelora
                 “Director’s Cut” August
1997                 Art Monthly, May No 99
1987                 Newcastle Morning Herald
1986                 Art & Australia, Vol 24, No 1 Spring
                         Sydney Morning Herald
                         2SER FM Radio Interview
1978                 NBN TV, Nightly News
                         NBN TV, Mattara Festival Report
                         Newcastle Morning Herald


2004 -               Part-time teacher drawing/painting/printmaking  & history/theory; Hornsby,Meadowbank & Nepean TAFE

2004                 Awarded Master of Fine Art (Research) UNSW
2003                 Three month residency Paris France, researching, working, exhibiting
2001 - 02          Master of Art UNSW (Two complete Semesters, changed to MFA)
2000                 Hornsby North Public School - working with children in anger management using art practice
1999                 Hornsby TAFE - studied Advanced Printing
1997                 Helped develop new certificate courses NSW TAFE
1996 - 97          Awarded Diploma of Fine Art - Meadowbank TAFE
1994 - 95          Beecroft Primary School - taught after school classes
1989 - 91          Taught etching/relief printing (part-time) - Meadowbank TAFE
1987                 Travelled Europe to visit major art museums
1980 - 86          Studied etching/drawing Meadowbank TAFE
1980                 Julian Ashton Art School
1980 - 85          Full time designer/illustrator, Phil Taylor Studios, Sydney 
1978 - 79          Awarded Art Certificate - Newcastle Technical College



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