Robert Fenton

Artist cv

  Robert Fenton

  Artist cv

  Born in Sydney,1966

 Studies- Academic:

 National art school East Sydney NSW

 Hornsby Tafe, Sydney

 Lives in sth Frankston, Victoria

  Selected  exhibitions:

 2016 Rick Amor drawing prize, Art Gallery of Ballarat
 2016  Still Life: Reanimating the inanimate, Pine rivers gallery Qld 
 2016 Still , Grafton Regional Gallery
 2016 Bayside Acquisitive Art Prize, The Gallery @ BACC Vic
 2016-2007 EMSLA, Coffs harbour Regional Gallery, finalist NSW Parliament   House, Sydney, New England Regional  Art Museum , Muswellbrook Regional Art Centre   and Manning Regional Art
 2016-2006 Postcard show  , Linden art centre, St Kilda Melbourne, winner 2015

 2015 Oct- solo show Coffs harbour Regional Gallery NSW

 2015,14,13,11,09 Sunshine Coast art prize, finalist, Caloundra Regional gallery, 1st 2015

 2015 Kogarah Art Prize, Kogarah gallery

 2015-2007 EMSLA, Coffs harbour Regional Gallery,finalist NSW Parliament  House,Sydney, New England Regional Art Museum , Muswellbrook Regional Art Centre   and Manning Regional Art

 2013 Muswellbrook Regional Art Centre,NSW , 2013 Mortimore Art Prize, traveling exhibition

 2012 Cube Contemporary Art Projects, Adelaide

 2011 Exchange exhibition,Gatakers Artspase, Maryborough, Qld. November.

 2010 NET WORK the tlf- group Exhibition , Ballarat Art Gallery

 2010 BSG Art prize and exhibition , Brunswick street gallery, 10,000 Small works prize and exhibition, Brunswick street gallery

 2009 Flanagan Art Prize, Ballarat,finalist

 2007 He Inspired (in conjunction with T Smith & N S Monkey) Icon museum of art ,Melbourne

 2007 Williamstown festival-Tatterall's contemporary artprize short list finalist, Art Blizz, melbourne

 2006 9x5 2006 exhitionWalker street gallery, Gasworks Arts Park"The Discovery Art Show"Landed, Vic,Aus

 2006 Williamstown festival-Tatterall's contemporary artprize finalist, Rhapsody Invitational exhibition,Cube 37 gallery

 2006-05 Traveling group show Inspirations,Daffodil day arts award, Telsrta centre Melbourne,Warrnambool art gallery,Eastbank centre Shepparton,Kyneton festival,

 2005 He who inspires, Walker street gallery,  Anything plus,Cube 37 gallery Frankston arts centre

 2004 wyndham art gallery

 2002 Australian terror ,satellite exhibition for Biennale of Sydney

 2000 Things x3, West space,Melbourne,  Fever , Ten taylor street Gallery, Sydney

 1994 BIGRED, Making sense art space, Melbourne

 1994 New art, Roar 2 gallery,Melbourne

 1993 The Big Deal , Sydney

 1982-2004  mixed shows in Sydney,Melbourne & Adelaide

   Selected Awards/Commissions & Grants

 2016 Artist in Residency Montville, Caloundra Regional gallery

 2015 1st Sunshine Coast art prize, Caloundra Regional gallery

 2015 1st Linden postcard show, Linden art centre,St Kilda    Melbourne

2013 42nd Muswellbrook Art Prize,Muswellbrook Regional Art Centre, highly commended

 2010  BSG Art prize , Brunswick street gallery, Acquisitive prize

 2010 10,000 Small works prize finalist, BSG

  2005 He who inspires, Walker street gallery 1st

 2005 Daffodil day arts award runner up

 2004 wyndham art prize finalist

 2003 Daffodil day arts award highly commended

 1999 9"x12" Walker street gallery 1st prize

 1996 Art Blizz 1st prize

 1994  Heraldsun art prize finalist

 1993 Loyd Reeves youth award,runner up

 1987 Atelier acrylic art competition

 1984 International year of the youth art award                                  

 Selected Collections: Caloundra Regional gallery ,  Deakin University Vic, Bsg, Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery, Cancer council Victoria, Nation Art school East Sydney NSW,

 private & corprate collections here & overseas