Tim Allen

Biography

 

Awarded MFA
Graduate Diploma (Visual Art) BA (Visual Art)

College of Fine Arts, UNSW, Sydney City Art Institute, Sydney
City Art Institute, Sydney Meadowbank TAFE, Sydney

 

Solo Exhibitions

2013 Catherine Asquith Gallery 2012 Defiance Gallery
2011 Adelaide Perry Gallery 2010 Defiance Gallery
2008 Defiance Gallery
2007 Defiance Gallery
2003 Bryan Hooper Gallery 2002 Bryan Hooper Gallery 2001 Bryan Hooper Gallery 1999 Coventry Gallery
1998 Coventry Gallery
1997 First Draft Gallery 

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2015 Residence Hong Kong, Zhangjiajie, Yellow Mountain (Huangshan) NockArt Gallery

2014 Adelaide Perry Prize for Drawing Stations of the Cross 2014 Abstracting the landscape

Coorah Contemporary Gallery 2013 Kedumba Drawing Award

The PLC Sydney Collection Exhibition

The Landscape Exhibition 2012 Dobell Prize

Paddington Art Prize
Larapinta Trail Artists
Seeing the same landscape through different eyes Painting the Everglades, Tim Allen and Michael Herron

NSW Parliament Plein Air Painting Prize Adelaide Perry Prize for Drawing Abstraction in Landscape
Larapinta Trail Artists

Norvill Art Prize

The Great Australian Landscape 2011 The Larapinta Exhibition

Ship Shape: The Boat Show The Landscape Show
The Drawing Show

2012 Adelaide Perry Prize for Drawing

The Drawing Show 2009 Dobell Prize

Kedumba Drawing Award
Same Place, Many Views
Defiance Gallery Drawing Exhibition

2008 Alan Cleary Collection Stations of the Cross 2008

Same Place, Many Views 2007 Wynne Prize

Same Place, Many Views

Shelf Life 2006 Dobell Prize

Paddington Art Prize
Norvill Art Prize
Art on the Rocks Exhibition Defiance Gallery Drawing Exhibition Shelf Life
Same Place, Many Views

2005 The Defiance Drawing Show
Tim Allen and Dave Horton, new work

2004 Six Artists Paint Greece 2002 Art in Food

Melbourne Art Fair 2000 Melbourne Art Fair

Contemporary Landscape Inaugural Exhibition Tutors Exhibition

1999 Kedumba Drawing Award Coventry Diary

1998 Coventry Diary

NSW Parliament, Sydney
Adelaide Perry Gallery, Sydney Defiance Gallery, Sydney
Moree Plains Gallery, Moree Murrurundi, NSW
Tim Olsen Gallery, Sydney Defiance Gallery, Sydney
Defiance Gallery, Sydney
Defiance Gallery, Sydney
Defiance Gallery, Sydney
Nolan on Lovel Gallery, NSW Murrurundi, NSW
Adelaide Perry Gallery, Sydney Defiance Gallery, Sydney
Art Gallery of NSW, Sydney Kedumba Gallery, Wentworth Falls Defiance Gallery, Sydney
Defiance Gallery, Sydney Hawkesbury Regional Gallery
St Ives Uniting Church
Defiance Gallery, Sydney
Art Gallery of NSW, Sydney Defiance Gallery, Sydney
Delmar Gallery, Sydney
Art Gallery of NSW, Sydney Michael Nagy Fine Art, Sydney Murrurundi, NSW
Sydney
Defiance Gallery, Sydney
Delmar Gallery, Sydney
Defiance Gallery, Sydney
Defiance Gallery, Sydney
Defiance Gallery, Sydney
S H Ervin Café, Sydney
S H Ervin Café, Sydney Melbourne, Vic
Melbourne, Vic
Bryan Hooper Gallery, Sydney Bryan Hooper Gallery, Sydney Grafton Regional Gallery Kedumba Gallery, Wentworth Falls Coventry Gallery, Sydney
Coventry Gallery, Sydney

1997 Stripp Gallery
1996 Ether Ohnetitel Gallery
1995 International Contemporary Painting Festival

James Harvey Gallery Arthaus Gallery

2014 Artist in Residence, Pymble Ladies College
2013 Artist in Residence, Pymble Ladies College
2011 Artist in Residence, PLC, Sydney
2008 Bundanon Trust, Artist in Residence Program, NSW 1991 WASPS Studio Residency, Glasgow, Scotland 

Awards

Melbourne, Vic
Melbourne, Vic
Seoul Fine Arts Centre, Seoul, Korea Sydney
Sydney

 

Residencies

2012 Highly Commended, Norvill Art Prize
2010 People’s Choice Award, Adelaide Perry Prize for Drawing 2010 Commended, Norvill Art Prize

 

Collections

Supreme Court of Victoria
Allens Arthur Robinson
Artbank
Kedumba Collection of Contemporary Australian Drawings Bundanon Trust Collection

PLC Sydney Collection
Hawkesbury Regional Gallery
TAFE NSW, Western Sydney Institute Seoul Fine Arts Centre, Korea Chandler Coventry collection

 

Selected Bibliography

Richard Morecroft and Alison Mackay; Artist Profile issue 26, Feb 2014, pgs. 90-95

Alison Mackay, ‘Desert landscapes visit the coast’, South Coast Style, Summer 2012/13

Elizabeth Fortescue, Green Thumbs, Daily Telegraph, September 22 2012

Lynne Dwyer, Open Gallery, Spectrum, Sydney Morning Herald, July 28 2012
‘The Great Australian Landscape’, Australia Day wrap, Sydney Morning Herald, January 26 2012

Elizabeth Fortescue, ‘Off the wall’, Daily Telegraph, December 10 2011
Open Gallery, Spectrum, Sydney Morning Herald, June 5-6 2010
Andrew Taylor, ‘Splendour in the grass’, The Sun-Herald, May 30 2010
Christopher Allen, ‘Dobell Drawing Prize’, The Australian, November 13 2009
‘Drawing Success’, Penrith Press, November 24 2009
John McDonald, ‘Wynne and Sulman Prizes’, Sydney Morning Herald, March 24-25 2007

‘Landscape Show’ Sydney Morning Herald, March 29 2007
Jaqui Knox, ‘Artists star for a day’, Blue Mountains Gazette, March 7 2007
Valerie Kabov, ‘Paddington Art Prize 2006’ artbusiness.com.au, December 1 2006
‘Taking Form’, Vogue Living, March/April 2006
Erin O’Dwyer, Sun Herald, March 12 2006
‘Mountain Fresh’, Sun Herald, May 15 2005
Elizabeth Fortescue, Daily Telegraph, August 9 2003
Elizabeth Fortescue, Daily Telegraph, November 9 2002
Sasha Grishin, ‘Chandler Coventry’, Art and Australia Vol 37 No 2 1999

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