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John Young

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John Young

1956 Born in Hong Kong
1967 Arrived in Australia
1974 – 1977 University of Sydney (Philosophy)
1978 – 1980 Sydney College of the Arts (Painting and Sculpture)
1983 – 1994 Lecturer in Painting, Sydney College of the Arts, The University of Sydney
Lecturer, Post Graduate Painting Studio, Sydney College of the Arts
1997 – 1998 President, Asian Australian Artists’ Association
(now the Asia-Australia Arts Centre)
Currently lives and works in Melbourne, Australia
2012 Melancholia (with Khai Liew and Brian Castro), TarraWarra Museum of Art, curated by Maudie Palmer
John Young, Philip Bacon Galleries, Brisbane
John Young, 10 Chancery Lane Gallery, Hong Kong
2011 The Bonhoeffer Concept, ALEXANDER OCHS GALLERIES BERLIN | BEIJING,
2010 Apparition, The Helper, Michael Reid at Elizabeth Bay, Sydney
Safety Zone, Anna Schwartz Gallery, Melbourne
2009 Bonhoeffer in Harlem, Installation at St.Matthaus Church, Kulturforum, Berlin (in conjunction with Alexander Ochs Galleries, Berlin/Beijing)
Buddha’s Ray: A Tribute to John Raabe, Nanjing 1937, ALEXANDER OCHS GALLERIES BERLIN I BEIJING, Berlin, Germany
Philip Bacon Galleries, Brisbane, Australia (Oct. 2009) – Asia Pacific Triennial
2008 1967 Dispersion, 10 Chancery Lane Gallery, Hongkong, China
The Day after Tomorrow, Michael Reid Gallery, Sydney, Australia
2007 Walden In China, Nanjing Library Gallery, Nanjing, China
Return, via new paths, 10 Chancery Lane Gallery, Hongkong
Naïve and Sentimental Paintings, Anna Schwartz Gallery, Melbourne, Australia
2006 Detours and Variations, Sherman Galleries, Sydney, Australia
Open World, Cowen Gallery, State Library of Victoria; Mitchell Library, State Library of NSW, Queensland Art Gallery, Australia; Nanjing Library, Jiangsu, China.
2005 Orient/Occident: A survey of works, 1978–2005, TarraWarra Museum of Art, Melbourne, Australia
The Fundamental Paintings, Anna Schwartz Gallery, Melbourne, Australia
French Wallpaper and Numeral Paintings, Bellas Milani Gallery, Brisbane, Australia
Near Sanctuary, Noga Gallery of Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv, Israel
2004 The Persian Paintings, Sherman Galleries, Sydney, Australia
2003 Reversals, Anna Schwartz Gallery, Melbourne, Australia
Three Propositions, ALEXANDER OCHS GALLERIES BERLIN I BEIJING, Berlin, Germany
The Void Path, John Batten Gallery, Hong Kong
2002 Unstable Cultures, Sherman Galleries Goodhope, Sydney, Australia
2001 Pine’s Edge, Anna Schwartz Gallery, Melbourne , Australia
2000 Works for a Considered Tourist, John Batten Gallery, Hong Kong
Awful Backlash, Sherman Galleries Goodhope, Sydney, Australia
Scholar Rocks, Nymphs and Paintblotches, Sherman Galleries Hargrave, Sydney, Australia
Arrivals, Sherman Galleries Hargrave, Sydney, Australia
1999 The Hermit Paintings, Anna Schwartz Gallery, Melbourne, Australia
1998 Sequences from Heaven, Anna Schwartz Gallery, Melbourne, Australia
Matteo Ricci in Goa, Sherman Galleries Goodhope Sydney, Australia
1997 Works on Paper, Za Moca Foundation, Tokyo, Japan
1996 Paradigm Fountain, Sherman Galleries Goodhope, Sydney, Australia
Welcome to the Villa, Bellas Gallery, Brisbane, Australia
2013 CIRCLES I KREISE, Erlöserkirche, Bonhoeffer in Harlem, Bamberg, Germany
2012 Made in China, Australia, Salamanca Arts Centre, Hobart (forthcoming)
2011 Forever Young: 30 Years of the Heide Collection, Heide Museum of Modern Art
New Psychedelia, University of Queensland Art Museum, Brisbane, curated by Sebastian Moody, Mid Autumm Moon, 10 Chancery Lane Gallery, Hong Kong
Red, China and Artistic Freedom, 17 perspectives, 1979-2011, 10 Chancery Lane Gallery Art Projects,
Hong Kong
Art HK 11: Hong Kong International Art Fair, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre,
Hong Kong
Sound + Vision (with Robert Jacks, David Band and Jeremy Kibel), Hill Smith Gallery Adelaide
2009 Ein Bild ist ein Bild | The WUNDERkammer (higgledy-piggledy), ALEXANDER OCHS GALLERIES BERLIN | BEIJING, Berlin, Germany
Coming Home, The Linda Gallery Beijing, China
2008 Die Wahren Orte, ALEXANDER OCHS GALLERIES BERLIN I BEIJING, Berlin, Germany
art la, The New Los Angeles International Contemporary Art Fair, Barker Hanger Santa Monica
2007 ShContemporary 2007, Shanghai Exhibition Centre, Shanghai, China
Art Miami 2007, Miami Beach Convention Centre, Miami Beach, Florida, USA
Contemporary 1985 – 2005, Sullivan + Strumpf Fine Art, Sydney, Australia
2006 Melbourne International Art Fair, ALEXANDER OCHS GALLERIES BERLIN I BEIJING, Royal Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Australia
Still Life and Interior, Savill Galleries, Melbourne, Australia
Year in Art, National Trust, S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, Australia
Decade: Acquisitions 1996 – 2006, Bendigo Art Gallery, Victoria, Australia
2005 The 4th Korea International Art Fair, COEX Indian Hall, Seoul, Korea
Arts for Science, Murdoch Children´s Research Institute, Royal Children´s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
2004 BerlinStoreProject, Kiki Bassenge, Berlin, Germany
A Real China Club Night, ALEXANDER OCHS GALLERIES BERLIN I BEIJING, Berlin, Germany
Bridges: Contemporary Art from China, Siemens Forum Bayern, Munich, Germany
Chinese: Artists between tradition and present, Pinacoteca Provinciale di Potenza, Potenza, Italy
2003 New Beauty Country: Selected Works from the TarraWarra Museum of Art Collection, TarraWarra Museum of Art, Victoria, Australia
Die Neue Kunsthalle II / Die Wirklichkeit des Individuums, Kunsthalle Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany
Art Cologne 2003: International Fair for Contemporary and Modern Art, Cologne-Deutz Exhibition Centre, Cologne, Germany
Art Forum Berlin: International Fair for Contemporary Art, Berlin Exhibition Grounds, Berlin, Germany
2002 Site + Sight: translating cultures, Asian Civilisations Museum, Earl Lu Galleries, Singapore
ARCO ’02, International Contemporary Art Fair, Parque Ferial Juan Carlos I, Madrid, Spain
Art Chicago 2002, Festival Hall, Navy Pier, Chicago, USA
2001 MCA Unpacked II, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney; Mornington Peninsula Regional Art Gallery, Victoria; Orange Regional Art Gallery, New South Wales, Australia
2000 Restricting the Palette: Colour and Land, Canberra School of Art Gallery, Canberra
The Rose Crossing, Brisbane City Gallery, Brisbane, Australia, Hong Kong Arts Centre, Hong Kong; Singapore Art Museum, Singapore; Holmes à Court Gallery, Perth; S.H. Ervin Gallery, National Trust Centre, Sydney; Campbelltown City Bicentennial Art Gallery, New South Wales, Australia
1999 Mike Parr, Bernard Sachs, Imants Tillers, John Young, Orange Regional Gallery, New South Wales, Australia
1998 Remanence, Melbourne Festival, Old Melbourne Magistrate’s Court, Melbourne.
Australia Transit, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia