Christopher Beaumont

Christopher Beaumont

  • Biography

    Studied
    1997 Swinburne University of Technology - Multimedia Software Development
    1985-87 Victorian College of the Arts - Painting & Sculpture
    1984 Prahran College of TAFE(now Swinburne University) - Dip. TOP Art & Design
    1980-83 University of Melbourne - Medicine

  • Awards

    Awards and Prizes
    2015 Finalist - Bayside Art Prize
    2008 Finalist - Williamstown Festival Contemporary Art Prize
    2005 People's Choice Award - Arthur Guy Memorial Painting Prize, Bendigo Art Gallery, Bendigo VIC
    Finalist - Arthur Guy Memorial Painting Prize, Bendigo Art Gallery, Bendigo VIC
    2000 Art Spectrum Finest Artist Colours Prize - Post Card Show Linden St.Kilda
    1999 Sweet Design Acquisitive Prize - Post Card Show Linden St. Kilda
    1994 Conrad Jupiters' Prize, Gold Coast City Council, QLD
    1992 St Kilda City Council Prize (non acquisitive)
    Selected by Melbourne Theatre Company for Seasons Brochure
    1991 Postcard Prize & reproduction, St Kilda City Council
    1990 Finalist - Moet & Chandon Touring Exhibition
    1989 Finalist - Moet & Chandon Touring Exhibition
    1987 Hans and Sylvia Sumberg Prize (VCA)

  • Exhibitions

    Solo Exhibitions
    2017 Still Life with Variations - Olsen Annex, Woollahra NSW
    2014 Still Life Paintings and Commissions - fortyfivedownstairs, Melbourne VIC
    2008 Organic Chemistry: Still Life Paintings by Christopher Beaumont - Deloitte, VIC
    2006 Bendigo Art Gallery, VIC
    Eva Breuer Art Dealer, Woollahra NSW
    2005 Cobalt Gallery, South Yarra VIC 2004 Fortyfivedownstairs, Melbourne VIC
    1995 Scope Gallery, Fitzroy VIC 1992 Botanical Gallery, South Yarra VIC
    1991 Botanical Gallery, South Yarra VIC 1990 Pinacotheca Gallery, Richmond VIC

    Group Exhibitions
    2017 9x5 NOW, Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne Vic.
    45 at 45, Fortyfive Downstairs, Melbouren Vic
    2015 Bayside Art Prize, Brighton Vic. 2012 Moment Monash University Faculty Gallery, Caulfield Vic.
    2011 Out of the Darkness Gallerysmith North Melbourne Vic.
    Between Sky & Sea Shakespeare Grove Studio Artists City of Port Phillip Gallery St Kilda Vic.
    Still Life - NGV International Members Lounge
    2010 Still Life - NGV International Members Lounge
    2008 Williamstown Festival Contemporary Art Prize
    2008 Vic. 2007 "New Artists" - AXIA Modern Art Armadale Vic.
    "Natura" - Fortyfive Downstairs Melbourne Vic.
    2005 The Authur Guy Memorial Painting Prize The Bendigo Art Gallery, Victoria.
    "Neo Millennium" - Toyota Community Spirit Gallery, Toyota Australia Vic.
    2004 "120º of Separation" Linden St Kilda Centre for Contemporary Art
    "Compendium" ICON Gallery Deakin University Vic.
    2003 "St. Kilda Artists' Group Show" - Patrizia Autore Gallery, St Kilda Vic.
    St Kilda Art Supplies 10th Anniversary Show - Metropolis Gallery St Kilda Vic.
    Compendium - Platform Artists Group Spencer Street, Melbourne Vic.
    2002 "St. Kilda Artists' Group Show" - Patrizia Autore Gallery, St Kilda Vic.
    JNF Genus Art Auction - Patrizia Autore Gallery, St Kilda Vic.
    2001 "St Kilda Artists' Group Show" - Patrizia Autore Gallery, St Kilda Vic.
    2000 "St. Kilda Artists' Show" - Patrizia Autore Gallery, St Kilda Vic.
    1999 "Exposure" - Linden Gallery, St Kilda Vic. 1996 "Food in Art" - Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery, Vic.
    1995 "Australia Felix" - Benalla Art Gallery, Vic.
    1994 "Sport the Greatest Theatre of All" - Adelaide Festival Centre Art Space, Adelaide SA
    Touring Exhibition, South Australia, Vic., NSW, Qld., NT
    "Re Production" - Gallery at Tolarno's St. Kilda Vic.
    "Still Life" - Eva Breuer Gallery, Woollahra NSW
    Conrad Jupiters' Aquisitive Prize - Gold Coast City Art Gallery, Coolangatta Queensland - aquired
    "Love & Ruin" - , St Kilda Town Hall, St Kilda Vic
    "The Monster Footy Show" - Artists Garden, Fitzroy Vic.
    1993 "Arrangement, Australian Still Life 1973-1993" - Museum of Modern Art at Heide, Bulleen Vic.
    Group Show - 135 Fitzroy Street Gallery St Kilda Vic.
    1992 Margaret Stewart Endowment Collection, National Gallery of Victoria
    Margaret Stewart Endowment Collection, McClelland Gallery, Langwarrin Vic
    "St Kilda Festival - Food" - Gallery at Tolarno's St. Kilda Vic
    Summer Group Show - Botanical Gallery South Yarra Vic
    1991 "Out of our Oeuvre" - Gallery at Tolarno's St. Kilda Vic
    1990 Moet & Chandon Touring Exhibition, Australia wide
    "Art with Text" - Monash University Gallery, Victoria
    "Good for Football" - Punters' Club Fitzroy Vic
    1989 "From the Collection" - Monash University Gallery, Clayton Victoria
    Moet & Chandon Touring Exhibition, Australia wide
    "The Slab" - Punters' Club, Fitzroy Vic.
    Group Show - Pinacotheca Gallery, Richmond Vic.
    1988 "Site of Execution" - Australian Center for Contemporary Art, Victoria
    1987 Graduate Show - Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne Vic

  • Website

    https://www.chrisbeaumont.com

Showing all 3 artworks

  • Christopher Beaumont

    1 Schapper, 2002
    27 x 34 cm oil on canvas
  • Christopher Beaumont

    Daphne and Orange, 2004
    28 x 35.5 cm oil on canvas
  • Christopher Beaumont

    Skull, 2001
    28 x 35.5 cm oil on canvas