Dean Brown

Dean Brown

  • Biography

    Painter and printmaker Dean Brown completed a Bachelor of fine arts with honours at the National Art School. His work explores themes of individuality and alienation by depicting commuting urban figures removed from their larger group context. Brown’s work has been included in group exhibitions in Sydney, Melbourne, Alice Springs, Fremantle, the Gold Coast and internationally in Korea. He was awarded the Storrier Onslow National Art School Paris Studio Residency at Cité International des Arts, Paris in 2011.


    (Bio from: http://australiangalleries.com.au/artists/dean-brown/)

  • Awards

    2011 Storrier Onslow National Art School Paris Studio Residency (Winner), Cité International des Arts, Paris, France
    2008 Australian Galleries Graduate Award (Winner), National Art School, Sydney
    2007 Lloyd Rees Memorial Youth Art Awards (Highly Commended), Centrehouse, Sydney

  • Exhibitions

    SOLO EXHIBITIONS:
    2015 ‘Reveille’, Gallery Ecosse, Exeter, NSW
    2012 ‘The End Has No End’, Australian Galleries, Derby Street, Melbourne
    ‘Alone Together’, Australian Galleries, Glenmore Road, Sydney
    2011 ‘Drive On’, Gallery Ecosse, Exeter, NSW

    GROUP EXHIBITIONS:
    2018 Australian Print Triennial Prize (Finalist), The Art Vault, Mildura, VIC
    From Here to There: Australian Art and Walking, Lismore Regional Gallery, Lismore,
    NSW
    2016 Fremantle Arts Centre Print Award, Freemantle Arts Centre, Perth
    Archibald Prize (Finalist), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
    2015 ‘An exhibition of paintings, sculpture & works on paper’, Australian Galleries, Roylston
    Street, Sydney
    2014 Freemantle Print Award (Finalist), Freemantle Arts Centre, Freemantle, WA
    ‘one of each’, Australian Galleries, Derby Street, Melbourne
    2013 Mosman Art Prize, Mosman Art Gallery, Sydney
    ‘Location, location, location’, Trevor Victor Harvey Gallery, Sydney
    2012 ‘Reload – Contemporary Landscape’, Gallery Ecosse, Exeter, NSW
    2011 Fremantle Print Award, Fremantle Arts Centre, Fremantle, WA
    ‘large exhibition of small works’, Australian Galleries, Roylston Street, Sydney
    ‘large exhibition of small works’, Australian Galleries, Derby Street, Melbourne
    Stan and Maureen Duke Art Prize, Gold Coast, QLD
    2010 ‘Passage and Transmission’, National Art School Graduate Award Exhibition, Australian Galleries, Glenmore Road, Sydney
    2008 ‘Watch this space’, Brenda May Gallery, Sydney
    Honours Graduate Exhibition, National Art School, Sydney
    The Alice Prize, Alice Springs Art Foundation, Alice Springs, NT
    Port Jackson Press Graduate Printmaking Award, Port Jackson Press, Melbourne
    04 October 2018
    2007 Graduate Exhibition, National Art School, Sydney
    Stella Downer Printmaking Prize, National Art School Sydney
    Capitals Project, Seoul, Korea
    Lloyd Rees Memorial Youth Art Awards, Centrehouse, Sydney
    2006 Julian Ashton Art School, Sydney
    2005 Julian Ashton Art School, Sydney
    2004 Julian Ashton Art School, Sydney

Showing all 14 artworks

Dean Brown

No Reception, 2020
75 x 60 cm oil on board

Dean Brown

Japanese Student II, 2018
93.5 x 63 cm oil on board

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It wont come off II, 2017
60 x 50 cm oil on board

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Drive in Saturday, 2013
31 x 23.5 cm Framed: 43 x 34.5 cm oil on board

Dean Brown

No place to fail, 2014
83 x 70 cm oil on aluminium

Dean Brown

Crown St midday no. III, 2011
60 x 40 cm oil on board

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Crazy Reunion, 2018
84 x 70 cm Framed: 86.5 x 73.5 cm oil on board

Dean Brown

It Wont Come Off I, 2017
60 x 50 cm oil on board

Dean Brown

iPhone Headache, 2016
50 x 45 cm oil on board

Dean Brown

If You’re Feeling Lost You’ll End Up Found, 2015
70 x 60 cm oil on board

Dean Brown

Selfie Stick 2015, 2015
52.5 x 46.5 cm oil on board

Dean Brown

Evening Sun No.II, 2016
50 x 45 cm oil on board

Dean Brown

Lady in a Hat, 2016
50 x 45 cm oil on board

Dean Brown

Australia Day, 2014
49 x 49 cm etching