BIO

Since completing his MA in Fine Art in 2001, Tony Lloyd has been painting landscapes where human activity is limited or conspicuously absent. His works are meditations on journeying through these environments and are based on his photographs as well as found and historical images. 

Tony Lloyd has shown widely in Australia and internationally. He is featured in numerous publications and has received various awards, prizes and grants. Lloyd has had artist residencies in Australia, Europe and Asia and his paintings are in many public collections.


 

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INDIVIDUAL EXHIBITIONS

2018 Interglacial MARS Gallery Melbourne

2017 The Distance. Gallery 9 Sydney

2016 Elemental. Cat Street Gallery Hong Kong

2014 Slow Motion. Gallery 9 Sydney

2013 Other Worlds. DTG Melbourne

2012 Here is Everywhere. Hill Smith Gallery

2012 All The Time In The World. Cat Street Gallery Hong Kong

2011 Into the Void. BP Melbourne

2009 The Drift. Hill Smith Gallery Adelaide

2009 Lost Highways (Survey exhibition 1999-2009) Gippsland Art Gallery Sale, Victoria

2008 Canvas International Art, Amstelveen The Netherlands                       

2008 There Are More Things. Nellie Castan Gallery Melbourne

2008 World Without End. Hill Smith Gallery Adelaide

2007 Canvas International Art, Amstelveen The Netherlands

2006 Things behind the Sun. Nellie Castan Gallery Melbourne

2006 Afterglow. Michael Carr Art Dealer Sydney

2005 Distance. Michael Carr Art Dealer Sydney

2004 Motion Pictures. Nellie Castan Gallery Melbourne

2003 Deep in the Woods. Michael Carr Art Dealer Sydney

2003 Canvas International Art Amsterdam The Netherlands

2002 Distraction. Arc One Melbourne

2002 Ben Grady Gallery Canberra

2002 Detour. Span Galleries Melbourne

2001 Painting After Films. Faculty Gallery (MA presentation) RMIT University

2000 Passages. Span Galleries Melbourne

1998 In the Interim. Span Galleries Melbourne

1996 First Site Gallery RMIT Melbourne

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019 Sydney Contemporary MARS Gallery

2019 Art Central Hong Kong MARS Gallery

2018/19 Analogue Art in a Digital World. RMIT University Gallery

2018 Focal Point: New realist painting. Hill Smith Gallery Adelaide

2018 IMAGINE. Gippsland Art Gallery

2017 Telaesthesia. Hill Smith Gallery Adelaide

2017 timeFRAME Justin Art House Museum

2017 A small show of imperfect paintings. Trocadero Art Space

2016 Unworldly Encounters. AEAF Adelaide.

2016 Imagined Worlds. Town Hall Gallery, Melbourne.

2016 Flying. K35 Gallery Moscow

2015 New Dimensions. Hill Smith Gallery

2014 Art in Chemistry, Chemistry in Art Royal Society of Chemistry, Burlington House London

2014 Conquest of Space. COFA UNSW Sydney

2014 Insight Radical. Future Space Gallery The Science Exchange Adelaide, The Griffin Gallery London

2013 New Horizons. Gippsland Art Gallery

2012 First Life. Chan Contemporary Art Centre, Darwin

2012 2112 Imagining The Future. RMIT University Gallery

2011 New Romantics. Gippsland Art Gallery

2011 Xin Dong Cheng Space for Contemporary Art, Beijing

2011 Cat Street Gallery Hong Kong

2010 Hill Smith Gallery, Melbourne Art Fair

2010 COMODAA London

2009 Extropian. Sullivan & Strumpf Fine Art Sydney

2008 Tempo Reale. The British School at Rome, Italy

2008 HEAT: Art and Climate Change. RMIT University Gallery

2007 Transit. The British School at Rome, Italy

2005 No Return Kings ARI Melbourne

2004 Oneindige Landschappen. Loods 6 Amsterdam

2003 Exhibit 001. Nth Art London

2003 Depth of Field. Shepparton Art Gallery & Monash Uni. Museum of Art Melbourne

2003 Melbourne X. Canberra C.A.S. & Sydney Col. of the Arts

2000 A Brush with Death. Latrobe Street Gallery, Melbourne

 

CURATORIAL WORK

2019 Chris Henscke Demon Core Dark MOFO

2018 Analogue Art in a Digital World (with Sam Leach),  RMIT University Gallery

2017 Telaesthesia. Hill Smith Gallery Adelaide

2017 NOTFAIR Art fair (with Sam Leach and Ashley Crawford), Melbourne

2014 Insight Radical. Future Space Gallery, The Science Exchange. Adelaide

2010 NOTFAIR Art fair (with Sam Leach and Ashley Crawford), Melbourne

 

AWARDS & PRIZES

2019 Finalist R&M McGivern Art Prize

2019 Finalist Bayside Art Prize

2018 Finalist Tattersall's art prize, Brisbane

2017 Finalist The Kilgour Art Prize. Newcastle Art Gallery

2017 Finalist The Hadley's Art Prize. Hadley's Orient Hotel

2016 Winner Boy's Choice award. Kings School Art Prize

2016 Finalist Fleurieu Art Prize

2015 Finalist Albany Art prize WA

2014 Winner Belle Arti Prize

2014 Highy Commended Sulman Prize AGNSW

2012 Winner John Leslie Art Prize

2012 Finalist Geelong Contemporary Art Prize

2012 Finalist Fisher’s Ghost Art Prize

2011 Finalist The Arthur Guy Prize Bendigo Art Gallery

2010 Finalist Geelong Contemporary Art Prize

2010 Finalist Sulman Prize Art Gallery NSW

2009 Finalist Sulman Prize Art Gallery NSW

2008 Finalist Geelong Contemporary Art Prize

2007 Finalist The Arthur Guy Prize Bendigo Art Gallery

2006 Finalist Geelong Contemporary Art Prize

2005 Finalist Gold Coast Art Prize

2005 Finalist The Robert Jacks Drawing Prize, Bendigo Art Gallery

2005 Finalist Whyalla Art Prize South Australia

2005 Winner People's Choice Gold Coast Art Prize

2002 Finalist Geelong Contemporary Art Prize

2002 Finalist John Leslie Art Prize

2001 Finalist Gold Coast Art Prize

 

GRANTS & SCHOLARSHIPS

2019 Necia Gilbert Memorial Award

2010 A First Life Residency (administered by 24HR Art Darwin) Australia Coucil for the Arts

2007 Australia Coucil for the Arts- Skills and Arts Development Grant

2005 Australia Coucil for the Arts- Skills and Arts Development Grant

1999-2000 RMIT Post Graduate Research Award

1995 RMIT Union Arts grant

 

RESIDENCIES

2015-present Hawthorn Art Centre Artist in residence.

2017-18 Carey Baptist Grammar School

2016 Oratunga station Flinders Ranges SA

2015 Melbourne Girls Grammar School

2013 ARC Centre of Excellence for Free Radical Chemistry, School of Chemistry Melbourne University

2011 24HR ART Beijing Studio

2008 British School at Rome. Artist Residency. Rome, Italy

2008 Canvas Internationa Art Artist Residency. Amstelveen, NL

2007 British School at Rome. Artist Residency. Rome, Italy

 

COLLECTIONS

State Library of Victoria, Gippsland Art Gallery, Artbank, RMIT Gallery, City of Boroondara. City of Whitehorse, Macquarie bank, BHP Billiton.

 

EDUCATION

2001   Master of Arts (Fine Art) by research RMIT University

1998   Honours degree Fine Art Painting RMIT University

1997   Bachelor of Arts Fine Art Painting RMIT University

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