STEPHEN HART CV

EDUCATION
1994 Master of Fine Arts, Queensland University of Technology
1984 Post Graduate Diploma Fine Arts Sydney College of the Arts, University of Sydney
1982 Bachelor Visual Arts Sydney College of the Arts, University of Sydney
1980-4 National Art School, East Sydney
1980-4 Tom Bass Sculpture School, Sydney

PROFESSIONAL APPOINTMENTS
2002 Lecturer, Griffith University, Brisbane
1992-4, 1997 Lecturer, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane
1985, 1987-9 Tutor, Charles Sturt University, Bathurst
1981-4, 1989 Lecturer, Sydney College of the Arts

SOLO AND GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2018 Agency, Rare Offerings from the Museum of Spent Time, Jan Manton, Brisbane
2014 Ideation, Metro Arts, Jan Manton Art, Brisbane
2013 Fellow Humans, Museum of Brisbane, Brisbane
2013 The imperceptible some something, Caboolture Regional Gallery, Caboolture
2011 Spent Time, Michael Reid, Sydney
2010 Something Like This, Jan Manton Art, Brisbane
2009 Oddfellows, Michael Reid, Sydney
2008 Frank, Jan Manton Art, Brisbane
2008 Works on paper, Michael Reid, Sydney
2007 But that might change, Michael Reid, Sydney
2006 Wild Blue Yonder, Jan Manton Art Brisbane
2006 Doubletake, Museum of Brisbane
2006 Animals in Allegory, QUT Art Museum
2005 A Silent Walk, QUT Art Museum
2004 Light Reading, Gallery 482, Brisbane
2004 Temperature A Survey of Queensland Sculptors. Museum of Brisbane
2003 Leave your gloves at the door, Gallery 482, Brisbane
2002 Woollahra Sculpture Prize, Sydney
2002 The colour and the shape, Thornquest Gallery, Gold Coast
2001 Gold Coast Jupiters Art Prize, Gold Coast
2001 Whatmore new Sculptures, Gallery 482, Brisbane
2001 Real World Art, QUT Cultural Precinct Art Museum, Brisbane
2001 Thursday Plantation East Coast Sculpture Show, Ballina
2001 Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Exhibition, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
2000 Gravitas, Gallery 482, Brisbane
1998 Celebrating Conversation 1988 – 1998, Bathurst Regional Art Gallery, Bathurst
1998 This Thing, Gallery 482, Brisbane
1998 Gold Coast Jupiters Art Prize, Gold Coast
1997 Still Moving, Eva Breuer Art Dealer, Woollahra
1996 Queensland Designer Makers, Metro Arts, Brisbane
1995 Living with the master, Palace Gallery, Brisbane
1994 Everything must go, Loading Bay, Museum of Modern Art, Brisbane
1993 Happenstance, Royal Institute of Architects, Brisbane
1992 Sculpture, Bathurst Regional Art Gallery, Bathurst
1991 The Bathurst 4, Bathurst Regional Gallery, Bathurst
1990 Sculpture, Charles Sturt University, Bathurst
1989 Under the Greenhouse, Tin Sheds Gallery, Sydney University, Sydney
1985 Sculpture, Charles Sturt University, Bathurst
1984 Graduate Diploma of Visual Arts Exhibition of 1983, Sydney College of the Arts, Sydney Sculpture, The Performance Space, Sydney

AWARDS / PRIZES
2014  Churchill Fellowship to study in situ medieval & contemporary figurative sculpture
2008 Finalist, Wynne Prize, Landscape & Sculpture, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
2002 Australia Council New Work Grant
2002 Finalist, Woollahra Sculpture Prize, Sydney
2001 Winner, Gold Coast Jupiters Art Prize, Gold Coast
2001 Jury Prize for Artistic Excellence, Thursday Plantation East Coast Sculpture Show, Ballina
2001 Finalist, Wynne Prize, Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Exhibition, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
1998 Finalist, Gold Coast Jupiters Art Prize, Gold Coast

PUBLIC COMMISSIONS
2017 Rapture, Market & Alice Streets, Brisbane City Council
2003 Leaning Toward Heaven, Ruthven Street, Toowoomba City Council
2000 Darra Surban Centre Improvement Project, Brisbane City Council
2000 Bald Hills Suburban Centre Improvement Project, Brisbane City Council
1999 Relief sculpture, Sebel Hotel, Brisbane
1997 Relief sculpture, Mariner Reach, Newstead
1997 Features furniture, Beaches Apartment, Gold Coast
1988 Conversation, Bathurst

COLLECTIONS

  • Gold Coast City Art Gallery
  • Queensland University of Technology Cultural Precinct Art Museum
  • Sydney Children’s Hospital, Westmead
  • Bathurst Regional Art Gallery, Bathurst
  • Quintrex Australia, Gold Coast
  • Private collections Brisbane, Sydney, Bathurst, Hong Kong, Los Angeles
  • Kirby, Private Collection, Melbourne

PUBLICATIONS

  • The Monograph Spent Time 2011
  • Tim Morrell, ‘Preview’, Art Collector, April 2008
  • Michele Helmrich, Gone Troppo, Australian Art Review , July 2004
  • Brown, Phil, ‘Homegrown’, Brisbane News, 14 June 2000
  • Maccheroni Collins, Kate, ‘Hart is a dab hand when it comes to artwork’, The Courier Mail, 4 July 1998
  • Durham, Alison, ‘Man made’, Australian Country Looks, August 1996, 86 – 87
  • Hedger, Michael, Public Sculpture in Australia, Craftsman House, Sydney, 1995
  • Donnelly, Fiona, ‘Style revolution’, The Courier Mail, 16 December 1995
  • Griffiths, Bruce, ‘Lasting gifts for future’, Western Advocate, 21 November 1988
  • Maloon, Terence, ‘Pure prodigy – no preservatives added’, Sydney Morning Herald, 3 December 1983