Peter godwin

biography

 

Born 1953, Sydney, Australia

 

Education:

1979 Fine Art Certificate, Hornsby College

1983 Higher Art Certificate, National Art School

Teaching:

1984 - 2006 Sessional lecturer in drawing, National Art School

1984 - 1990 Sessional lecturer in printmaking, National Art School

                     Sessional lecturer in drawing and painting, Hornsby College

1985 - 1987 Tutor/Aboriginal Education Unit, Central Coast

                   Tutor in drawing, Sydney University

 

Selected solo exhibitions

2013 Defiance Gallery, Sydney

2012 Defiance Gallery, Sydney

2011 Defiance Gallery, Sydney

2009 Defiance Gallery, Sydney

Nevill Keating Mcllroy, London, UK

2007 Defiance Gallery, Sydney

2006 New Works, Wilson Street Gallery, Presented by Defiance Gallery,

2005 Defiance Gallery, Sydney

2003 Defiance Gallery, Sydney

2002 Defiance Gallery, Sydney

1992 Hobson Gallery, Sydney     

1990 Hobson Gallery, Sydney

1986 Hobson Gallery, Sydney

1984 Hobson Gallery, Sydney

1975 Studio 7, Madrid, Spain

Selected group exhibitions

2014 The Painters’ Journey – Hong Kong/China: Euan Macleod and Peter Godwin, Nock Art Gallery Hong Kong

2013 Six Artists | Seven Days The AWC Kimberley Exhibition, Mary Place

Abstracting Landscape, Defiance Gallery, Newtown

2011 Please Be Seated, Defiance Gallery, Newtown

Ship Shape: The Boat Show, Defiance Gallery

The Landscape Show, Defiance Gallery, Paddington

2010 The Drawing Show, Defiance Gallery, Newtown

The Drawing Show, Defiance Gallery Newtown

The Opening Exhibition, Defiance Gallery, Paddington

2009 Same Place Many Views, Painting the Australian Landscape – Group Show, Defiance Gallery, Sydney

2008 Same Place Many Views, Painting the Australian Landscape – Group Show, Defiance Gallery, Sydney

2007 ‘Country & Cuisine’ touring exhibition curated by Gavin Wilson

Sulman Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney

2006 ‘Same Place, Many Views’, Defiance Gallery, Sydney

The Defiance Gallery Drawing Show, Defiance Gallery, Sydney

2005 ‘2005 The Year in Art’ National Trust S.H Ervin Gallery, Sydney

The Defiance Drawing Show, Defiance Gallery, Sydney

‘Same Place, Many Views’, Defiance Gallery, Sydney

2004 Fonas Exhibition, National Art School, Sydney

Mosman Art Prize, Mosman Gallery, Sydney

2003 The Year in Art 2003, SH Ervin Gallery

National Art School, Sydney

Defiance @ Danks, 2 Danks St, Sydney

The Defiance Group Show, Defiance Gallery, Sydney

2002 Group Show – Painting & Sculpture, Defiance Gallery, Sydney

Selected works, Defiance Gallery, Sydney             

2000 Staff exhibition, National Art School, Sydney

1999 Staff exhibition, National Art School, Sydney

1995 James Harvey Gallery, Sydney

1993 Gosford Regional Gallery

1992 Gosford Regional Gallery

1991 Hobson Gallery, Sydney

1987 Hobson Gallery, Sydney

1986 Faber Castell Drawing Prize

1985 Faber Castell Drawing prize

Hobson Gallery, Sydney

1984 Faber Castell Drawing Prize

1979 NSW Travelling Art Scholarship (highly recommended)

1978 NSW Travelling Art Scholarship (highly recommended)

Prizes and residencies

2013 Residence in Guilin and Hong Kong , Nock Foundation

2009 Enid Ng Paris Residency

2005 Finalist, Sulman Prize Art Gallery NSW

2004 Mosman Art Prize

1985 Gruner Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales

1984 Barry Stern Print Prize

Tamaresque Works on Paper

1983 Barry Stern Print prize

1979 Gruner Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wale

Public collections

Art Gallery of New South Wales

Government House, Sydney

Gosford Regional Gallery

Sydney Institute of Technology Collection

Parliament House, Canberra

Mosman Art Gallery

Selected corporate collections

Allen Allen and Hemsley

Coopers Lybrand Collection

Private collections

Private collections throughout Australia and overseas

 

Selected bibliography

2009

The Spectator, Exhibitions ‘Summer Round Up’

Andrew Lambirth, 27 June 2009, p44-45

Catalogue Essay by John McDonald for Nevill Keating McIlroy Gallery

2007

The Australian, Arts ‘Punchy and Inventive’

Sebastian Smee,18 September 2007, p16

The Sydney Morning Herald, Spectrum, Visual Art

‘Eloquent works by Quiet Achievers’

John McDonald, September 15-16 2007, p16-17

2006

The Australian Financial Review Magazine, March 2006

‘Unstill Life’ Interview with John McDonald, p24 - 2

2005

Sydney Morning Herald, Spectrum, Visual Art

‘Out of Art’s Boiler Room’ John McDonald, p28

October 8-9 2005

702fm ABC Sydney Talk Radio

Arts Segment - Exhibition Review with Henry Mullholland

10.50am 12 October 2005

 

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