SIMON DEGROOT CV

EDUCATION
2017
PhD, Griffith University

2013
BFA with Honours I, Qld College of Art, Griffith University

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2017
Decorate, Wellington St Projects, Sydney
Familiar Beyond Recognition, Spiro Grace Art Rooms, Brisbane

2016
Picture Building, Kick-Arts Contemporary Arts, Cairns
Hard Graphics, Spiro Grace Art Rooms, Brisbane

2015
Composite Orders, Rubicon Ari, Melbourne
Indirect Response, Griffith Postgraduate Art Space, Brisbane

2014
Select Reshape, Spiro Grace Art Rooms, Brisbane
Shallow Space, ANCA Gallery, Canberra
Reflective Fragments, Sawtooth ARI, Tasmania

2013
Titanium Anvil, The Hold Artspace, Brisbane

2012
Maintain Pleasure Personally, Blank_Space, Sydney

2011
Copy Repeat, Metro Arts Galleries, Brisbane
Superbouquet, Nine Lives Gallery, Brisbane

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2018
Abstraction Twenty Eighteen, Five Walls Projects, Melbourne

2017
Our Kind of Playground, curated by Kellee Uhr. Artisan, Brisbane

2016
15 Artists 2016, Redcliffe Art Gallery, Redcliffe Resort, Art on James Street, curated by Alison Kubler, Brisbane
Still Life: Reanimating the Inanimate, Pine Rivers Art Gallery

2015
At This Time, This Is No Fantasy + Dianne Tanzer Gallery, Melbourne
Feeling For Place, Caboolture Regional Gallery

2014
Collectibles 4, Spiro | Grace Art Rooms, Brisbane

2013
Road Trip, The Lock-Up Cultural Centre, Newcastle
 

SELECTED PUBLIC ART AND OTHER PROJECTS
2017
Rediscover, Remember, Connect, Collins St Centre, South Perth
Collage Painting QAGOMA workshop for ‘Gerhard Richter: The Life Of Images’, Brisbane Building, Pattern, Form, The Barracks and Queensland Rail, Brisbane
Build, Connect, Grow, Bundaberg Regional Galleries Solid Shapes, Drawn Together Project Nambour, Sunshine Coast

2016
Flowers Collection, iAM Projects, Sunshine Coast University Hospital
Pandana Mural, Limitless Property, Brisbane

2015
Changing Lanes Mural, Changing Lanes Festival, Cairns
Public Art: Then and Now, Panel Discussion, Museum of Brisbane
Nundah Mural, Brisbane City Colours, Nundah Station, Brisbane

2014
Queensland Rail with QCA mural, Brunswick St, Brisbane
Pillars Project Mural, G20 Cultural, The Pillars Project, Brisbane
After Image, Brisbane Hilton, Brisbane
Floating in a New Sky, Shaun Lockyer Architects, Brisbane

2013
Mighty Mighty with Tom Ferson, Mighty Mighty Restaurant, Brisbane

2012
Taxi Mural, Taxi Film Production, Brisbane

2011
Guest Speaker, Analogue Digital Design Conference, Queensland


AWARDS/GRANTS
2016
Finalist, Redland Art Awards, Redland Art Gallery, QLD

2015
Winner, Moreton Bay Region Art Awards, QLD
Highly Commended, Clayton Utz Art Award, QLD

2014
Finalist, Redland Art Awards, Redland Art Gallery, QLD
Griffith University Post-Graduate Research Scholarship

COLLECTIONS
Artbank
Brisbane Hilton
Crown Towers Perth
Lady Cilento Hospital
Moreton Bay Regional Galleries
Museum of Brisbane
Sunshine Coast University Hospital
Sydney Hilton