artists represented

Born 1956, United Kingdom

Solo exhibitions
2019, 2016, 2014, 2012, 2009, 2006, 2004
Philip Bacon Galleries, Brisbane

2018, 2016, 2013, 2010, 2008
Sophie Gannon Gallery, Melbourne

2017
'Nicholas Harding: 28 Portraits', National Portrait Gallery, Canberra

2017
Olsen Gallery, Sydney

2015
Carving Light and Landscape, Tweed Regional Gallery, Murwillumbah

2015, 2014, 2013
Olsen Irwin Gallery, Sydney

2012
Osbourne Samuel, London

2011, 2010, 2009, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2002, 2001, 1999, 1997, 1995, 1993, 1992
Rex Irwin Art Dealer, Sydney

2010
'Drawn to Paint', 25 year survey exhibition
S. H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney

2010
Hill Smith Gallery, Adelaide

2007, 2005
Crossley Scott, Melbourne

1997
Theo Waddington Fine Art, London


Selected group exhibitions
2019
'Margaret Olley: A Generous Life', QAGOMA, Brisbane 

2018
Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
'Destination Sydney Re-Imagined, S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney

2017
Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
Wynne Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
The Still Life, Philip Bacon Galleries, Brisbane
'Bare', Glasshouse Gallery, Port Macquarie, NSW
'Margaret Olley: Painter, Peer, Mentor, Muse', S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney
'Portraits: Margaret Olley', Tweed Regional Gallery, Murwillumbah, NSW
Tattersall's Landscape Art Prize, Riverside Centre, Brisbane
Sydney Contemporary Art Fair, Sophie Gannon Gallery

2016
Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
Wynne Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
'Arcadia', Tweed Regional Gallery, Murwillumbah, NSW
Fleurieu Art Prize, Samstag Museum of Art, Adelaide
Shirley Hannan Portrait Prize, Bega Regional Art Gallery, NSW

2015
National Artists' Self Portrait Award, UQ Art Museum, Brisbane
Moran Portrait Prize, Sydney and Regional Galleries tour
'Carving light and landscape', Tweed Regional Art Gallery, Murwillumbah
Sydney Contemporary Art Fair, Sophie Gannon Gallery and Olsen Irwin Gallery

2014
'Arcadia: Sound of the sea', National Portrait Gallery, Canberra
'Salon des Refuses', S. H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney
Melbourne Art Fair, Sophie Gannon Gallery and Olsen Irwin Gallery

2013
'20 Years of the Dobell Prize for Drawing', touring Grafton Regional Gallery, Lake Macquarie City Art Gallery, Orange Regional Gallery, National Art School Gallery, Tweed Regional Gallery
'Drawing Margaret', Tweed Regional Gallery, Murwillumbah, NSW
Sydney Contemporary Art Fair, Sophie Gannon Gallery and Olsen Irwin Gallery

2012
Wynne Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
Kedumba Collection of Contemporary Drawing, Orange Regional Gallery, NSW

2011
Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
Moran Portrait Prize, State Library of New South Wales, Sydney
'Harding and Newis: Paintings', Osborne Samuel, London

2010
Melbourne Art Fair, Sophie Gannon Gallery, Melbourne
Beleura National Works on Paper Award, Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery, Mornington, VIC
'Paper trail', Newcastle Region Art Gallery, Newcastle
Recent Acquisitions from the MRAG Collection, Maitland Regional Art Gallery, NSW

2009
Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
Moran Portrait Prize, State Library of New South Wales, Sydney
Hazelhurst Art Award, Hazelhurst Regional Gallery, NSW
'Shilo Project', Ian Potter Museum of Art, Melbourne
'Controversy and Acclaim: Highlights of the Mosman Art Prize', Mosman Art Gallery, Sydney
'Idle Hours', National Portrait Gallery, Canberra

2008
Melbourne Art Fair, Rex Irwin Art Dealer
Kedumba Collection of Contemporary Australian Drawing, Bathurst Regional Art Gallery, NSW
'Led Zeppelin World Tour', S. H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney

2007
Sulman Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
Salon des Refuses, S. H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney
'The View from Here: Margaret Olley, William Robinson, and Nicholas Harding', Lismore Regional Art Gallery, NSW

2006
Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
Kilgour Prize, Newcastle Art Gallery, Newcastle

2005
Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
Robert Jacks Drawing Prize, Bendigo Regional Gallery, VIC
'Australian Icons Framed', S. H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney
'One Bite (Cicada Press)', College of Fine Arts, Sydney
Thai-Australian Contemporary Prints, Chiang Mai University Art Museum, Thailand

2004
Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
Moran Portrait Prize, State Library of New South Wales, Sydney
Contemporary Australian Prints, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
'Dobell Drawing Prize: The First Ten Years', Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney

2003
Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
Wynne Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
Sulman Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
'Ned Kelly Framed', S. H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney

Awards
2019 Nancy Fairfax Studio Residency, Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley  Art Centre, Murwillumbah
2016 Highly commended, Wynne Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
2016 People's Choice, National Artists' Self Portrait Award, UQ Art Museum, Brisbane
2015 Nancy Fairfax Studio Residency, Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre, Murwillumbah
2013 Art Gallery of New South Wales Moya Dyring Studio Residency, Cite des Arts Internationales, Paris, France
2006 Kilgour Prize, Newcastle Art Gallery, Newcastle
2005 People's Choice, Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
2005 Highly commended, Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
2001 Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
2001 Dobell Drawing Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
2001 Australian Centenary Medal
2001 Kings School Art Prize, Sydney
2001 Hills Grammar Prize, Sydney, Sydney
2000 Lane Cove Drawing and Print Prize, NSW
1999 Universities and Schools Club Prize
1998 Commended, Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
1994 Kedumba Drawing Award
1993 Mosman Art Prize, Mosman Art Gallery, Sydney

Collections
APRA/AMCOS, Sydney
Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
Kedumba Gallery of Contemporary Drawing, Orange Regional Gallery, NSW
Maitland Regional Art Gallery, NSW
Mosman Municipal Council, Sydney
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
National Portrait Gallery, Canberra
Newcastle Art Gallery, Newcastle
Opera Australia, Sydney
Tweed Regional Gallery, Murwillumbah, NSW
Union, University and Schools Club, Sydney
University of New South Wales Art Collection, Sydney
University of Sydney Union, Sydney
University of Wollongong, NSW
Private and corporate collections worldwide