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Rhys Lee

Born in 1975, Brisbane, AU

Lives and works in Melbourne, AU

Selected Solo Exhibitions

 

 

2019

"Recent Paintings", Galerie Julien Cadet, Paris, FR

"Recent Paintings", Nicholas Thompson Gallery, Melbourne, AU

"It’s Not Who But What", Nicholas Thompson Gallery, Melbourne, AU

2018

"Good Boy", Olsen Gruin Gallery, New York, US

"Whistle World", Nicholas Thompson Gallery, Melbourne, AU

"Recent paintings", Olsen, Sydney, AU

 

2017

"10 Paintings & 100 Drawings", N. Thompson Gallery, Melbourne, AU

"A Knife Through A Hand Through A Table", Ruttkowski;68, Köln, DE

"Riders", Paul Nache, Gisborne, NZ

 

2016

"Spit shine", Nicholas Thompson Gallery, Melbourne, AU

"Jungle Rum Rumble", Jan Murphy Gallery, Melbourne, AU

 

2015

"The Mask of the Female Crane Fly", Nicholas Thompson Gallery at Sydney Contemporary, Sydney, AU

 

2014

"Long Knives", Art House Gallery, Sydney, AU

"Kooka Snake Clown", The Art Park #7 Artist in Residence, Byron Bay, N.S.W

"Recent Works", Jan Murphy Gallery, Brisbane, AU

"A Bag Of Ears", Utopian Slumps, Melbourne, AU

 

2013

"New Work", JCP Studios, Melbourne, AU

"Drawing Wall #12", Shepparton Art Museum, Victoria, AU

"New Work", Utopian Slumps, Melbourne, AU

"Cracked Pots", Venn Gallery, Perth, AU

 

2012

"New Work", Jan Murphy Gallery, Brisbane, AU

 

2011

"Scarecrow", Karen Woodbury Gallery, Melbourne, AU

"New Work", Tim Olsen Gallery, Sydney, AU

 

2010

"Drawings from New York & Peru", Block Projects, Melbourne, AU

"New Work", Jan Murphy Gallery, Brisbane, AU

Paintings w/ J. Kibel, Block Projects, Melbourne, AU

 

2009

"Everglades Cavalier", Karen Woodbury Gallery, Melbourne, AU

 

2008

"New Paintings", Tim Olsen Gallery, Sydney, AU

"Ripple People", Jan Murphy Gallery, Brisbane, AU

"Works on Paper", Apartment 2c, 152 Ludlow Street, New York, US

 

2007

"New paintings", Helen Gory Galerie, Melbourne, AU

"Heads", Helen Gory Galerie, Melbourne, AU

"Snake", Tim Olsen Queen Street Gallery, Sydney, AU

 

2006

"Gaggedfix", Helen Gory Galerie, Melbourne, AU

"Gaggedfix", Melbourne Art Fair, Helen Gory Galerie, Melbourne, AU

"Pinkeye", Art Galleries Schubert, Gold Coast, AU

 

2005

"Twinkles Twinkle", Helen Gory Galerie, Melbourne, AU

"Rims & Kwows Pits", Art Galleries Schubert, Gold Coast, AU

 

2004

"Salads & Forecasts", Helen Gory Galerie, Melbourne, AU

"Squad of Crack two", Volume Gallery, New York, US

"Squad of Crack", Melbourne Next Wave Festival, Melbourne, AU"

Mountain peaks but not always", Helen Gory Galerie, Melbourne, AU

 

2003

"Try This In The Forest At Once", Helen Gory Galerie, Melbourne, AU

"Capitol Hill Rooting King", curated by Hannah Mathews, RMIT Gallery, Melbourne, AU

 

2002

"Thoop Bort", Helen Gory Galerie, Melbourne, AU

 

2001

"Dries Instantly", Helen Gory Galerie, Melbourne, AU

Untitled, Rubyayre Gallery, Sydney, AU

2000

Untitled, Loft Gallery, Fortitude Valley, Queensland, AU

"It’s Not About Them", Rubyayre Gallery, Sydney, AU

"Stealing By Finding", Helen Gory Galerie, Melbourne, AU

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2019

"Rude Assembly Part 4", curated by Max Berry, Above the Tool Shed, Taylor Square, Sydney, AU

"Works on paper", duo with McLean Edwards, Nicholas Thompson Gallery, Melbourne, AU

"Vignettes", Richard Heller Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, US

Group Show, Galerie Julien Cadet, Montpellier, FR

"Vignettes", Richard Heller Gallery, CA, US

"Mixed Pickles 5", Ruttkowski;68, Berlin, DE

Art Los Angeles Contemporary 2019, Richard Heller Gallery, LA, US

2018

"18-XCI"Alice Gallery, Brussels, BE

"Monomania", George Gallery, New York, US

2017

"PABLOPABLOPABLO", Cabinet Printemps, Dussledorf, DE

 

2016

Group Show, BEERS London, London, UK

 

2015

"Shots Off The Dices", (Curated by Rhys Lee) Nicholas Thompson Gallery, Melbourne, AU

Opening Exhibition, Nicholas Thompson Gallery, Melbourne, AU

"Bad Painters", Sheffer Gallery, Sydney, AU

"More love hours", The Ian Potter Museum of Art, Melbourne, AU

 

2012

"New Work", Melbourne Art Fair, Jan Murphy Gallery, Brisbane, AU

Archibald Prize, Art Gallery NSW, Sydney, AU

 

2011

"Basic Instinct", Karen Woodbury Gallery, Melbourne, AU

"Straddie", Jan Murphy Gallery, Brisbane, AU

"1.85 Million: Art Peripheries", Campbelltown Arts Centre, NSW.

New Acquisition, University of Queensland Art Museum, Brisbane, AU

 

2010

"New Work", Melbourne Art Fair, Jan Murphy Gallery, Brisbane, AU

"The Navigators", Karen Woodbury Gallery, Melbourne, AU

Group Show, Karen Woodbury Gallery, Melbourne, AU

"Immemorial Manila", Vargas Museum, University of the Philippines, Philippines, PH

"Beleura National Works on Paper", Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery, Victoria, AU

2009

Self Portrait Prize, University of Queensland Art Museum, Brisbane, AU

Painting Prize, Bendigo Regional Art Gallery, Victoria, AU

Head, Rex Irwin Gallery, Sydney, AU

Doug Moran National Portrait Prize, State Library of NSW, Sydney, AU

Sculpture, Blackstone Gallery, New York, US

 

2008

"Neo Goth Back in Black", University of Queensland Art Museum, Brisbane, AU

"Figure in a Landscape", Rex Irwin Gallery, Sydney, AU

"2 x 2 Group Exhibition", Tim Olsen Gallery Annex, Sydney, AU

"Contemporaneous: Australian Contemporary Painting 1", Wangaratta Exhibitions Gallery, Victoria, AU

 

2007

Group Show, Jan Murphy Gallery, Brisbane, AU

2001

"Fresh Conference", Sydney Convention & Exhibition Centre, Sydney, AU

"Aviary", Patrizia Autore Gallery, Melbourne, AU

2000

Rubyayre Gallery, Sydney, AU

Swan Hill National Print and Drawing Acquisitive Awards, Swan Hill Regional Gallery, Victoria, AU

1999

The Hutchins Art Prize, Salamanca Place, Hobart Power House Centre For The Arts, Brisbane, AU

 

Collections

 

National Gallery of Australia

Artbank

United Bank of Switzerland

BHP Billiton

Sothebys

University of Queensland Art Museum, Brisbane

Awards

2012

Finalist in the Archibald Prize, Australia

Education

 

1994-97

Bachelor of Visual Arts, Graphic Design, Queensland College of Art, Brisbane, AU

© Courtesy of Rhys Lee