Peter Gardiner

Education

1983-1990Bachelor of Arts (visual arts)
High Distinction in painting University of Newcastle

Selected Exhibitions

2013Salon des Refuses, S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney
Solo exhibition, ‘Terra’, Damien Minton Gallery, Redfern
2012Salon des Refuses, S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney
Solo exhibition, Hong Kong Art Fair 2012
Melbourne Art Fair 2012
2011The Ravensworth Series, solo exhibition at Damien Minton Gallery, Redfern
The Dobell Drawing prize, Art Gallery of NSW
Muswellbrook Open Art Prize
Callen Art Award, Cowra Regional Art Gallery
Hard Sleeper Group Exhibition, Damien Minton Gallery
2010Tempest, group exhibition with James Gleeson and Andy Devine, Newcastle Region Art Gallery
Muswellbrook Open Art Prize, Muswellbrook Regional Arts Centre
Temple Drum, Red Gate Gallery, Beijing
Landscape, Damien Minton Gallery, Redfern
Barcelona Studies, Damien Minton Gallery, Redfern
2009First letter of St Paul to the Corinthians, Damien Minton Gallery, Redfern 2008The Kooragang Series, solo exhibition at the Damien Minton Gallery, Redfern 2007Dobell Drawing Prize, finalist, AGNSW
Solo exhibition, Damien Minton Gallery, Redfern
Mosman Art Prize, finalist
2006Kilgour Art Prize, Newcastle, finalist
Mosman Art Prize, finalist
Solo exhibition, debris fields, at the Damien Minton Gallery, Redfern
Winner, Maitland Art Prize
20052005: The Year In Art, invitation group exhibition at the S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney
Solo exhibition, new work at the Damien Minton Gallery, Redfern
2005Mosman Art Prize, finalist
Solo exhibition, as the population grows, at the Damien Minton Gallery, Newcastle
Mosman Art Prize, finalist
12 Artists from Newcastle in Sydney, the Depot Gallery, Waterloo presented by the Damien Minton Gallery
2002Ten artists from Newcastle in Sydney, The Depot Gallery, Waterloo, Sydney presented by the Damien Minton Gallery, Newcastle
Solo exhibition of new work, Damien Minton Gallery, Newcastle
1999Legge Gallery, Sydney 1998Arcania Canberra Contemporary Art Space 1997new work Tin Sheds, University of Sydney 1996Arcane Reverie 3, Rocket Art, Newcastle 1995Arcane Reverie 2, Airspace, Canberra
Arcane Reverie, Rocket Art, Newcastle

 

Awards

2011Winner, Callen Art Award, Cowra Regional Art Gallery
Highly Commended, Muswellbrook Open Art Prize
2010Winner, Muswellbrook Open Art Prize
Australia Council Studio, Residency, Barcelona
Hard Sleeper project, Residency and exhibition, Redgate Gallery, Beijing
2007Finalist, Dobell Drawing Prize, AGNSW 2006Finalist, The Kilgour Art Prize, Newcastle
Winner, Maitland Acquisitive Art Prize
1998Studio Scholarship, Artspace, Woolloomooloo, NSW Ministry of the Arts 1990Sulman Prize finalist, AGNSW and touring show 1989Sulman Prize finalist, AGNSW and touring show

Collections

Art Bank, Australia
Cowra Regional Art Gallery
Gippsland Art Gallery
Muswellbrook Regional Gallery
Maitland Regional Art Gallery
Macquarie Group Art Collection
Newcastle Art Gallery
The Australian Club, Sydney
Private collections in Australia and China