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​Luke Conroy, 1990 (AUS)
Visual Artist // Sociologist // Teacher

EDUCATION:

​2009-2012 University of Tasmania, Hobart (AUS), Bachelor of Arts

2013 University of Tasmania, Hobart (AUS), First Class Honours in Sociology: Exploring A MONA Effect

2014 Charles Darwin University, Graduate Diploma of Teaching and Learning, Visual Art, Sociology and Media

 

EXHIBITIONS:

​2019 (upcoming December) News from Home, Exhibition @Karelia, Petrozavodsk, Russia

2019 (upcoming November) News from Home, Exhibition, SÍM, Reykjavík, Iceland

2019 BYOB Festival, Group Exhibition, Nederlands Film Festival, Utrecht, Netherlands

​2019 Exhibition News from Home, Exhibition @Lolapalooza, The Hague, The Netherlands

​2019 Solo Exhibition of collaborative work Phantasm, Exhibition @ Gallery Hošek Contemporary, Berlin, Germany

2019 Official Selection of video piece 'The Trolley' for outdoor exhibition on 'The Loop', Hobart, Tasmania, Australia.

2019 Selection in Environment Documenta curated by LoosenArt, Rome

​2019 News from Home, Exhibition at Vitrine Blanche, Berlin, Germany

2019 Official Selection for One-Off Moving Image Festival, Valencia, Spain and Gol, Norway

2018 Tasmanian Portraiture Prize, The Family Photo , Video

2017 Tasmanian Portraiture Prize, The (Re)Living City, Video

2016 Tasmanian Portraiture Prize, Pull It Down And Put Big W There, Video

2013 Tasmanian Portraiture Prize, Untitled, Photograph

2012 University of Tasmania School of Fine Arts, Student Exhibition

2008 Art Rage, Untitled Photograph

 

ARTIST RESIDENCIES:

2019 2 months in Germany at Institut für Alles Mögliche, Berlin with Anne Fehres

2019 1 month in Germany at Hošek Contemporary, Berlin with Anne Fehres

2019 1 month in Finland at Frosterus, Kattilakoski Culture Cooperative with Anne Fehres

2019 1 month in Russia at Karelia, Petrozavodsk with Anne Fehres

2019 1 month in Denmark at Riddergrade, Viborg Kunsthal with Anne Fehres

2019 (upcoming), 1 month in ​2019 SÍM residency, Reykjavík, Iceland with Anne Fehres

 

GRANTS:

2019 Arts Tasmania, ArtsBridge Grant towards undertaking a residency in Berlin in January and February

2019 Devonport City Council, Financial Assistance Scheme towards Hošek Contemporary residency

2019 Stroom Den Haag, The Netherlands

2019 Residency Hošek Contemporary, Berlin, Germany

2019 Residency Karelia, Petrozavodsk, Russia

2019 Residency Riddergrade, Viborg Kunsthal, Viborg, Denmark

 

PRESS:

2019 Feature Article/Image,Viborg Folkeblad (Denmark), 'International artist duo make postcards from Viborg' [English translated title]

2019 News Television, САМПО ТВ 360 (Russia), Дуэт «Вести из дома» (English translation: Duet "News from Home")

2019 Interview/image, WeddingWeiser (Germany) [online] 'Wedding Stories: Art Exhibition NEWS FROM HOME’

2017 Interview/image, The Advocate  (Australia) [print and online], ‘Finalists in Tasmanian Portraiture Prize named’

2016 Interview/image, The Advocate (Australia) [print and online], ‘Ten Years of Top Arts’

ARTIST TALKS:

2019 Viborg Kunsthal, Denmark: Presentation of 'News From Home -Viborg' with Anne Fehres

2019 Media Center Vykhod, Russia: Presentation of ‘News From Home - Petrozavodsk’ with Anne Fehres

2019 Takt Kunstprojektraum, Germany: Presentation of ‘News From Home - Wedding’ with Anne Fehres

2019 Kattilakoski Culture Cooperative, Finland: Presentation of ‘News From Home - Kärsämäki’ with Anne Fehres

PHOTOGRAPHIC WORKS:

2018 (More) Observations on Japan: A Visual Diary, Photographic series

2018 Cross Worlds, Digital Photographic Montage series

2018 Garage Still Doing Life, Photographic series

2017 Small Town, Photographic series

2017 Observations on Java: A Visual Diary, Photographic series

2017 Observations on Nepal: A Visual Diary, Photographic series

2017 Observations on Europe: A Visual Diary, Photographic series

2016 Observations on Japan: A Visual Diary, Photographic series

2016 Observations on Sri Lanka: A Visual Diary, Photographic series

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VIDEO WORKS:

2019 Phantasm, Video Art Installation in collaboration with Anne Fehres

2018 The Nickname, Video

2017 The (Re)Living City, Video

2016 Pull It Down And Put Big W There, Video

 

​GRAPHIC MOTION DESIGN:

2018 Screening Sakura: An Archetypal Journey, Screening @Qb Studio Loos, The Hague, The Netherlands

2018 Screening Sakura: An Archetypal Journey, Screening @3331 Arts Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan

 

COMMISSIONED WORK:

2018 Graphic Design, Sakura: An Archetypal Journey, Screening @3331 Arts Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan

2017/8 ​Graphic Motion Design - Television: Introduction and Credits for Durf te Koken, cooking show, TV WEST

2017 A Festival Called Panama, Photographer/Writer reviewing for The Music (online)

2016 Skyfields, Photographer/Writer reviewing for The Music (online)

2016 A Festival Called Panama, Photographer/Writer reviewing for The Music (online)

2015 Party in the Paddock, Photographer/Writer reviewing for The Music (online)

2013 Falls Festival - Marion Bay, Tasmania, Photographer for band ‘The Habits’.

2010-2014 Under the Shade of a Bonsai Tree, Jewellery digital designer and product photography

2010 Falls Festival - Marion Bay, Tasmania, Photographer for Falls Festival.

2009 Make Poverty History Road Trip, Photographer for Tasmanian representatives.

© 2019 

LUKE CONROY

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