Blak Douglas

Blak Douglas

Blak Douglas with Parliament of NSW Aboriginal Art Prize finalist work (2013), Coconot, Synthetic Polymer on Canvas / 150 x150cm / $6000

Blak Douglas Information:
Website: http://www.blakdouglas.com.au/
Address: | Representing galleries: Self (address above), Aboriginal Art Directory Gallery, Art Atrium, Art Mob, Cooee

See also Artworks for sale in the AAD Gallery


Awards/Residency
2016 - FINALIST - Cossack Art Awards, Karatha WA; 2015 - FINALIST - ARCHIBALD PRIZE AGNSW; 2014 FINALIST - Parliament of NSW Aboriginal Art Prize; 2013 FINALIST- Parliament of NSW Aboriginal Art Prize (Commended); 2012 FINALIST- Parliament of NSW Aboriginal Art Prize (Commended); 2009 HIGHLY COMMENDED- Cricket Art Prize Sydney; 2009 FINALIST- Wynne Prize AGNSW; 2003-8 Telstra Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Award FINALIST; 2008 FINALIST- Mil-Pra Art Prize; 2007 FINALIST- The ‘Xstrata Coal Emerging Indigenous Art Award; 2006 WINNER- Maria Locke Award, Mil-Pra Art Prize; 2005-10Parliament of NSW Indigenous Art Prize FINALIST; 2004 WINNER- Mil-Pra Art Prize; 2004 Artist in Residence, The Canberra Grammar School; 2003 WINNER- Mil-Pra Art Prize - Liverpool Council Mayor's Choice Award; 2002 WINNER- Blacktown City Art Prize - Inaugural

Solo Exhibitions
2017 National an’them, Blakspot Gallery, Redfern, NSW; 2016 OLD STORIES, NEW LIGHT, The Glasshouse Gallery (accompanied by Unc. Milton Budge) Port Macquarie, NSW; 2015 MCA Art Bar, WHITEBRED, Fontanelle Gallery Adelaide (TARNANTHI festival accompanied by Amanda Radomi) SA; JOIN THE DOTS, Boomalli Aboriginal Artists, Sydney, NSW; 2014 LAWFUL & PERMISSABLE, Damien Minton Gallery, Redfern, NSW; ILLUMINATE, Old Parliament House, ACT; 2013 SMELLIN’ IT LIKE IT IS (November) Tandanya Gallery, Adelaide, SA; 2012 ONEinFOUR (Dec) Damien Minton Gallery, NSW; 2010 Not a proper Aborigine, ‘10yr Survey’ (Sept) Mosman Art Gallery NSW; 2010 Caste-ing Call, Harrison Galleries, Paddington (July) NSW; 2010 I’m not racist but, Arc One Gallery- Melbourne (March) VIC; 2009 A Colony of Terrors, Harrison Galleries, Paddington (May) NSW; 2008 This is why we don't stand for the anthem, Arc One, Melbourne (Nov) VIC; 2008 100 x 5 x7 = me ², Washhouse Gallery, Rozelle, Sydney, NSW; 2007 Not for the Faint Hearted, Arc One, Melbourne, VIC; 2006 A sign of the crimes, Mori Gallery, Sydney, NSW; 2005 Hand Some Returns, Birrung Gallery, Leichardt, NSW; 2005 Dingo On, Washhouse Gallery, Sydney, NSW; 2004 Whitewashed, TAP Gallery, Darlinghurst, NSW; 2004 The Outskirts of Town, the Canberra Grammar School, ACT; 2003 Progression, Walkabout Gallery, Newtown, Sydney, NSW; 2002 Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Centre, Penrith; 2000 Eora Scapes, The Studio, Sydney Opera House; 1999 Mananura Aboriginal Arts Coop, Jamisontown

Group Exhibitions
2017 SIMON CHAN, Art Atrium @ Jones Bay Wharf, NSW; BLACK MIRROR, 107 PROJECTS, NATIONAL INDIGENOUS TRIENNIAL, National Gallery of Australia, ACT; 2016 BLACK MIST BURNT COUNTRY, National Trust SH Erwin Gallery, Rocks, NSW; SPEAKING COLOURS, Goulburn Regional Gallery, NSW; DIASPORA MAKING MACHINES, Blacktown Arts Centre, NSW; FOUR X 4, Studio show, Redfern, NSW; 2015 TALK THE CHANGE/CHANGE THE TALK, Fairfield Gallery-Museum, NSW; FINE LINES, Sydney Story Factory, $300 DAY, NSW; Boomalli Aboriginal Artists, Leichhardt, Sydney, NSW; 48HR Incident, Gallery 4a, (May) Sydney, NSW; ANZAC Centenary, Peacock Gallery Auburn Bungarees Farm Middle Head, NSW; BLAKATTAK Sydney College of the Arts Gallery (collaborative with Adam Geczy); 2014 Art3K, Art Atrium, Bondi Sydney, NSW; FOURx4 Studio show, Redfern, NSW; SPRING/SUMMER SHOW, The Bearded Tit Bar, Redfern, NSW; SUGAR COAT, Level One Gallery, Adelaide Hilton, SA; NEON NOMADS, site-specific illuminated installation (curated by Celina Stang), Hyde Park Sydney, NSW; 2013 BOMB (June) Utrecht Gallery, Holland NETHERLANDS (collaborative with Adam Geczy); Marrambang Meeting (April) Goulburn Regional Art Gallery; 2012 Almost, Damien Minton Gallery, NSW; 2012 Sculpture by the Sea (Oct) Tamarama Beach, NSW (collaborative with Will Coles); 2012 2 X 2 Blak Douglas / Hugh Ramage (Sept) South Hill Gallery, NSW; 2012 NAIDOC @ Seymour Centre (July) Boomalli Artists NSW; 2012 Cold Eels & Distant Thoughts (March) Monash Gallery of Art, VIC; 2012 Warrami (Feb) Peacock Gallery, Auburn NSW; 2011 People We Know Places We’ve Been (Nov) Goulburn Regional Gallery, NSW; 2011 Freedom Riders (July) University Art Gallery, Syd Uni NSW; 2011 Beauty, Vanity & Narcissism (July) Cross Arts Projects, NSW; 2011 No. 1 Fan (Feb) Casula Powerhouse, NSW; 2010 Authentic, Fairfield City Gallery (July) NSW; 2010 Walkabout Art Prize, TAP Gallery, (July) NSW; 2009 Breathing Space, Hawkesbury Regional Gallery NSW; 2008 In- Tech- Niche, At the Vanishing Point Gallery, Newtown; 2008 Ngadhu, Ngulili, Ngeaninyagu, Campbelltown Arts Centre, Campbelltown; 2008 Lines in the Sand, Hazelhurst Regional Gallery, Sydney, NSW; 2008 Facetnate! Match Box Projects, Japan Foundation Gallery, Sydney, NSW; 2008 Amnesty International Australia Freedom Art Prize, Tap Gallery, Sydney NSW; 2008 Windows on Pain, ABN Amro Building, Sydney, NSW; 2007 The Coloured Digger, Damien Minton Gallery, Sydney, NSW; 2007 Xstrata Coal Emerging Indigenous Art Award, Queensland Art Gallery, QLD; 2007 Re-inscriptions, Asia Australia Arts Centre, Sydney, NSW; 2007 NSW Parliament House Indigenous Art Prize, Parliament House Sydney Annual Members Show, Boomalli, Sydney; 2007 Telstra Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Award, Museum and Art Gallery of Northern Territory, NT; 2006 Place, Mori Gallery, Sydney, NSW; 2006 Telstra Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Award, Museum and Art Gallery of Northern Territory, NT; 2005-9 Parliament of NSW Aboriginal Art Prize; 2004 Boomalli Exchange, Winnipeg, CANADA

Mural / Public Art Installation
'Wynscreen’ – Wynyard Station digital wall, Sydney, NSW; 2016 Startrack (wall installation) Australia Post, Redfern, NSW; 2015 Kandos Memorial Pool (mural), NSW; Leichhardt Fringe Festival (mural) ‘What’s your point?’ NSW; 2014 Cementa15 (Kandos Projects) Kandos, NSW; The Big (Reminder) Chair, (Lane Cove Library) NSW; 2012 We have the dreaming (King Street, Newtown), NSW; Cambelltown Railway Station

Performance

2017 Vegas Lounge, Seymour Centre; 2016 MCEE Cooks River Day Out - Sydney, Brown & Breen (Accompanying) Sydney / Melbourne; 2015 NAIDOC week, AGNSW The Domain, Sydney ‘This City Speaks’ (Accompanying Christine Anu) Town Hall Sydney; 2014 Guest performer for DIESEL & DUB (Declan Kelly); MCEE Antenna Film Festival, Chauvel Cinema, Paddington; MCEE Cameraygal Festival, Lane Cove; 2012 Blacktown City Festival ANZAC day at The Block, Redfern; 2009 Peter Sculthorpe’s ‘Requiem’ acc. Central Coast Philharmonic; Young Australia Workshops, NSW; 2008 MCEE Redfern Park Launch Redfern; MCEE Rock the Block, Redfern; Mandla Mandela benefit night, Sydney, Taiwan (DFAT); 2006 Klub Koori NAIDOC DAY, Museum of Sydney Funeral Service for C Farley, Marrickville, International Day of Indigenous Peoples, Town Hall, Sydney; 2005 Grand Final Australian Idol, Sydney Opera House; MCEE Marrickville and Newtown Festivals; Binnung Binnung School Shows, MusicaViva, NSW; 2DEADLY2MOVE (with Albert David), Phillipines & South America; PLATYPUS (Paul Jarman & Co) South Pacific; 2003/4 PLATYPUS (Paul Jarman & Co) Vietnam / Daejon City, Korea (Peter Winkler); 2003/6-8 DEADLYS award night, Sydney Opera House, Rugby World Cup Opening; 2003-5 Public Performer, Yiribana Gallery, AGNSW; 2002 Rimini, Italy; 2001 Baby Proms, Sydney Opera House; 2000 Sydney University (For Nelson Mandela) / Matthew Doyle Dancers, Japan; 1997 Festival of the Dreaming, Sydney Opera House


 

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Blak Douglas Artist
Sydney
Urban
Synthetic Polymer on Canvas

 

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