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MICHAEL DOHERTY

Born: Geraldton 1962

Study: 1979 – 1982 Diploma of Fine Art,  Claremont school of Art, Perth , Western Australia

AWARDS

2014 Winner ; Gascoyne Biennale, Western Australia

2013 Gold Medal, Best Visual Art Show, Fringe Festival

2012  Cossack - Highly commended

2009  Town of Victoria Park - highly commended

2008  Town of Vincent John Hyde MLA Award

2008  Victoria Park Images Award

2007  Victoria Park 2D Award Victoria Park

2000  Artflight Grant ARTSWA

1984  Instant Lotteries Exhibition Grant

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2013        "The Legend of Moondyne Joe, Visual Odyssey - Nyisztor Gallery

2010        The City and The Sea - Nyisztor Gallery

2008        City Paintings - Nyisztor Gallery

2006        Waterline, Exhibition of New Paintings - Gomboc Gallery, Middle Swan

2002        New York - Artplace, Perth

2000        Viewing Nature - Agora Gallery, Broadway, New York, USA

1999        New Paintings - Artplace, Perth

1998        Inside Outside - Artplace, Perth

1995        Moonlight - Artplace, Perth

1993        Artplace, Perth

1990        Bridge Gallery, Perth

1989        Captives in Glass - PICA, Perth

1984        Post Graduate Show - Claremont School of Art, Perth

1982        Graduate Show - Claremont School of Art, Perth

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013      Star', Bunbury Regional Gallery

The Midwest, Geraldton Regional Gallery

Truly, Madly, Deeply, 40th Anniversary, Fremantle Art Centre P.C.K.W.5 Nyisztor Gallery

2013      Le Salon Scintillant Moana Gallery

2012      Midwest Art Award - Geraldton Regional Art Gallery

Art Osaka 2012

Star Group Show - Depot Gallery Sydney

Puzzle Project Paris - Maison d'Art

                  Pure Contemplation Without Knowledge Nyisztor Studio

Sojourn Fillideauxs Winery

2011      Black Swan Portraiture Prize

                   Puzzle Project - Group Show Ouchi Gallery - Brooklyn, New York

                   Group Show Soho Gallery Osaka -Japan

                  Minnawarra Art Award

                  Gotham Studios Group Show

     2011      Artists For Peace - Moores Building

2009/2010/2011 Pure Contemplation Without Knowledge Nyisztor Gallery

2009        Minnawarra Art Award

2008        Midcareer & Graduates - Nyisztor Studio/Gallery

2004        Australian Contemporary Art Fair - Melbourne, Artplace Group Show

2000        Agora Gallery - Broadway, New York, USA

1999        Transitions - Sir Charles Gardner

             Albany Art Prize -Vancouver Art Centre, Albany

                    Town of Vincent Art Award - Council Chambers, North Perth

1998        Artplace Christmas Show - Artplace, Perth

             Gotham X 10 - PICA, Perth

                    New Work by Artplace Artists -Artplace, Perth

1997      Five Years Artplace - Artplace, Perth

                    Censorship - Artplace, Perth

                    Three Narrative Artists - Festival of Perth - Artplace, Perth

1996        Fifth Australian Contemporary Art Fair - ACAF-5, Melbourne

1995        Homage to Dr Harold Schenberg - Artplace, Perth

1994        Fourth Australian Contemporary Art Fair - ACAF-4, Melbourne

                     Erotic Works - Artplace, Perth

                     The Ties that Bind - Australia Centre, Manila, Philippines

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

2012  Australian Art Review - Andrew Nicholls

2010   Mature Artists Hit The Mark - Donal Fitzpatrick, The West Australian

2009   You're Spoilt for Choice - Visual Arts - Ric Spencer, The West Australian

2007   Painting with a Passion - Voice Art with Brendan Foster

2006   Waterline - Judith McGrath

2002   Smart Art p.88 - David Bromfield, Australian Art Collector, Issue 22

          A Gritty Look at New York - Neville Weston, In the Picture, Big Weekend, 20th April

          New York - Judith McGrath, artseeninwa.com, April

          Eerie New York Views on Show - Julie-Anne Sprague, Gusto Arts Business News, 4th April

          Big Apple Art - Di Bauwens, Out and About, Today Section, The West Australian 10th April

          Or David Bromfield, Michael Doherty and the New Artplace - Behind the Eightball, April

          New York In Perth -Today, The West Australian, 4th April

          Artbeat - Paula Silbert, 94.5FM, 20 April

1999   Year of the Glow p.7 - Robert Cook, Arts Today, The West Australian 31st December

          Well Hung - Art Beat with Evi Ferrier, The Perth Weekly, 15th December

          X-press Magazine - 14th December

          City Vision - The Sunday Times, 12th December

          Graduation Gifts p.7 - David Bromfield, On Show, Big Weekend, The West Australian 4th December

          Highlights This Week - The West Australian, 29th November

          Dedicated Followers of Fashion - David Bromfield , The Big Weekend, The West Australian, 30th October

1998   Art with Robert Cook-The West Australian, 2nd April

1997   Festival's Over but Exhibitions Linger On - David Bromfield„ The West Australian, 12th March

          Sunday Times, 2nd March -Judith McGrath

           A Mysterious Content - Neville Watson, The Western Rewiew, March

1995    Provocative Images Beg an Explanation - Nikki Miller, The West Australian, 20th April

           Moonlight on a Silent Sea - Local News, Wednesday 12th April

1993    Sunday Times, 12th April - Judith McGrath

           News Chronicle, 10th March 1993 - John Townsend

1992    On Show with David Bromfield - The West Australian, 19th October

           Trivial Pursuit and Arresting Display - David Bromfield, The West Australian, 3rd October

           On Show with David Bromfield - The West Australian, 16th June

1989    Windows Capture Poignant Moments in Time - David Bromfield , The West Australian, October

Collections

Wesfarmers

City of Perth

City of Armadale - Kelmscott

Central Institute of Technology        

Geraldton Regional Art Gallery

Edith Cowan University

WA Government Department of Works

Hollywood Private Hospital

Town of Victoria Park

Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital

The New Norcia Collection

Ministry of Justice

Royal Perth Hospital

Private Collections

England, Ireland, Germany, Australia,Sweden, Switzerland, USA, Japan


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