Peter Gardiner – Biography

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Date of birth 27.4.1965

Education
1983-1990 Bachelor of Arts (visual arts)
                   High Distinction in painting University of Newcastle

Selected Exhibitions
2010 Temple Drum, Imagine Gallery, Beijing, China
            Hard Sleeper, 7+/-1 Australia Artists in China,Red Gate Gallery, Beijing, China
2009 First letter of St Paul to the Corinthians, Damien Minton Gallery, Redfern, Australia
2008 The Kooragang Series, solo exhibition at the Damien Minton Gallery, Redfern, Australia
2007 Dobell Drawing Prize, finalist, AGNS
             Solo exhibition, Damien Minton Gallery, Redfern, Australia
             Mosman Art Prize, finalist
2006 Kilgour Art Prize, Newcastle, finalist, Australia
             Mosman Art Prize, finalist
             Solo exhibition, debris fields, at the Damien Minton Gallery, Redfern, Australia
             Winner, Maitland Art Prize
2005 The Year In Art, invitation group exhibition at the S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, Australia
             Solo exhibition, new work at the Damien Minton Gallery, Redfern, Australia
             Mosman Art Prize, finalist
2003 solo exhibition, as the population grows, at the Damien Minton Gallery, Newcastle
            Mosman Art Prize, finalist
            12 artists from Newcastle in Sydney, the Depot Gallery,Waterloo presented by the damien minton gallery
2002 Ten artists from Newcastle in Sydney,
            The Depot Gallery, Waterloo, Sydney presented by the damiminton gallery, Newcastle
            Solo exhibition of new work, damien minton gallery, Newcastle
1999 Legge Gallery, Sydney, Australia
1998 Arcania, Canberra Contemporary Art Space, Australia
1997 New work, Tin Sheds, University of Sydney, Australia
1996 Arcane Reverie 3, Rocket Art, Newcastle
1995 Arcane Reverie 2, Airspace, Canberra, Australia
1995 Arcane Reverie, Rocket Art, Newcastle

Awards
2007 Finalist, Dobell Drawing Prize, AGNSW
2006 Finalist, The Kilgour Art Prize, Newcastle
            Winner, Maitland Acquisitive Art Prize
1998 art studio scholarship, Artspace, Woolloomooloo NSW Ministry of the Arts 
1990 Sulman Prize finalist, AGNSW and touring show
1989 Sulman Prize finalist, AGNSW and touring show