Scott Redford

Scott Redford

  • Artist’s Statement

    Born: 1962 Gold Coast QLD
    Lives: Brisbane & Berlin

  • Biography

    EXHIBITIONS—SOLO (SELECTED)

    2019 BAD Boys - Mission Impossible FireWorks Gallery Brisbane

    2019 BAD Boys - ARTCASTS FireWorks Gallery Brisbane

    2015 Fun + Games = FireWorks Gallery Brisbane

    2014 Scott Redford - Burn Rate / Parallel World 11m2 Berlin Germany

    2010 Reinhardt Dammn: Ruined In A Day Heiser Gallery Brisbane

    2010 Fiorucci Made Me Hard Core Gould Galleries Melbourne

    2009 Reinhardt Dammn + Honey Pump: New Single Out Now Criterion Gallery Hobart

    2008 Reinhardt Dammn: Anytime Baby Gould Galleries at the Melbourne Art Fair Melbourne

    2008 Reinhardt Dammn: Cold War Breenspace Sydney

    2008 On The Beach: Two Recent Conceptual Painting Projects Jan Manton Art Brisbane

    2007 Blood Disco Art Gallery of New South Wales Sydney

    2007 Scott Redford: New Work Criterion Gallery Hobart

    2006 Bricks are Heavy: Scott Redford Institute of Modern Art Brisbane

    2006 No Place Like Home Institute of Modern Art stand Melbourne International Art Fair Melbourne

    2005 Surf Paintings: Heavier than Heaven Criterion Gallery Hobart

    2005 The Content of These Paintings Is Secret Known Only To The People Of Surfers Paradise: Scott Redford and the Gold Coast Gold Coast City Art Gallery Gold Coast

    2005 This Side of Paradise Sherman Gallery Sydney

    2004 ½ Way: Collage Works 1994-2004 Dell Gallery at Queensland College of Art Brisbane

    2003 Iʼve Got My Spine/Iʼve Got My Orange Crush Contemporary Art Centre of South Australia Adelaide

    2003 1962: Selected Works 1983-1992 University of Queensland Art Museum Brisbane

    2003 Surf Paintings/Somebodyʼs Son Bellas Gallery Brisbane

    2002 I Need More Kunstlerhaus Bethanien Berlin

    2002 Urinals: Broadbeach SurfersParadise Fortitude Valley Austallungenbei Horst Schuler Dusseldorf

    2002 Spiritual Australia Bellas Gallery Brisbane

    2001 Photo: Bleach Room (Kurt) Aktionsforum Praterinsel Munich

    2001 Surf Paintings/Yield Brother Austallungen bei Horst Schuler Dusseldorf

    2001 Surf Paintings/Ghost Nation Bellas Gallery Brisbane

    2000 Surf Paintings = Already Gone Sutton Gallery Brisbane

    2000 Surf Paintings/Futurist City Bellas Gallery Brisbane

    1999 Surf Unbe Austallungen bei Horst Schuler Dusseldorf

    1999 We Are The Language (Kurt) Metro Arts Brisbane

    1998 To Have And Have Not 7066 AD Bellas Gallery Brisbane

    1997 When Doves Cry Bellas Gallery Brisbane

    1997 Anyone Who Had A Heart Sutton Gallery Brisbane

    1996 Learn By Heart Institute of Modern Art Brisbane

    1996 Everything that happens in culture happens because it is needed/ PURE MASSACRE–silverchair Artspace Sydney

    1995 Spilt Milk Sutton Gallery Brisbane

    1995 Photo: Surf Or Die Bellas Gallery Brisbane

    1994 Automatic For The People Sutton Gallery Melbourne

    1994 Abstraction Is The Enemy Of The People (given)/ Keanu Institute of Modern Art Brisbane

    1994 Nostalgia Bellas Gallery Brisbane

    1994 (rosetta stone) Martin Browne Fine Art Sydney

    1993 Minus Objects Milburn Gallery Brisbane

    1992 Equation Eagle Street Pier Brisbane

    1992 Painting Is Constructed Institute of Modern Art Brisbane and Umbrella Studios Townsville

    1991 Object + Gesture Mori Gallery Brisbane

    1991 Teeming Surface Milburn Gallery Brisbane

    1991 101 x Works Mori Gallery Brisbane

    1990 After Drawings By My Younger Brother Adam McCaull Milburn Gallery Brisbane

    1989 Works On Paper 1986-1989 Mori Gallery Brisbane

    1988 Painting As Phenomena Australian Centre for Contemporary Art Melbourne

    1988 Cold War Bellas Gallery Brisbane

    1987 Flag Of Convenience Bellas Gallery Brisbane

    1987 Love And Sadness Gold Coast City Art Gallery Gold Coast

    1987 MACHINE Museum of Contemporary Art Brisbane

    1986 Love + Pride Institute of Modern Art Brisbane



    EXHIBITIONS—GROUP (SELECTED)

    2019 Matches 6: Three clusters FireWorks Gallery Brisbane

    2018 Small Mercies FireWorks Gallery Brisbane

    2017 Sydney Contemporary Art Fair Sydney

    2017 A SWEEP: Old & New Works FireWorks Gallery Brisbane

    2016 Second Nature FireWorks Gallery Brisbane

    2014 Melbourne Art Fair Royal Exhibition Building Melbourne

    2014 Asia Contemporary Art Show Conrad Hong Kong

    2014 Cross Over Merricks House Art Gallery Victoria

    2014 The Long Hot Summer: Group Exhibition FireWorks Gallery Brisbane

    2009 Quirky: from the collection Newcastle Region Art Gallery Newcastle

    2009 National Self Portrait Prize The University of Queensland Art Museum Brisbane

    2009 Wax On – From Cronulla to Palm Beach and Beyond Hazelhurst Regional Gallery Hazelhurst NSW

    2009 Clemenger Contemporary Art Award The Ian Potter Centre National Gallery of Victoria Melbourne

    2009 Group Action 4 Criterion Gallery Hobart

    2008 Optimism Queensland Art Gallery|Gallery of Modern Art Brisbane

    2008 Basil Sellers Art Prize Ian Potter Museum University of Melbourne

    2008 Supercharged Institute of Modern Art Touring Exhibition Brisbane

    2007 EPIC Lismore Regional Gallery Lismore

    2006 High Tide: Currents in Contemporary Australasian Art National Gallery of 2006 Art Warsaw Poland and the Contemporary Art Centre Vilnius Lithuania

    2006 21st Century Modern: Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art Adelaide

    2004 2004: Australian Culture Now National Gallery of Victoria and Australian Centre for the Moving Image Melbourne

    2004 Surface Tension Australian Centre for Photography Sydney

    2003 Photographica Australis National Gallery of Thailand Bangkok; Singapore Art Museum and 11th Asian Art Biennale Bangladesh Shilpalaka Academy

    2003 One Square Mile Museum of Brisbane Brisbane

    2003 Untitled: Abstraction From The Contemporary Collection Art Gallery of NSW Sydney

    2003 Conceptualism In Brisbane Queensland Art Gallery Brisbane

    2003 See Here Now: Vizard Foundation Art Collection Of The 1990s Ian Potter Museum of Art University of Melbourne

    2003 Staring In The Dark Australian Centre for Photography Sydney

    2003 Gobbledygook Centre of Attention London

    2002 Fieldwork: Australian Contemporary Art 1968-2002 National Gallery of Victoria Melbourne

    2002 6 ft + Clean: Surf + Art Gold Coast City Art Gallery Gold Coast and touring nationally

    2002 With And Without You: Revisitations Of Art In The Age Of AIDS Sydney Gay Games Festival at Ivan Dougherty Gallery Sydney

    2001 So You Wanna Be A Rock Star National Portrait Gallery Canberra

    2001 Blondies And Brownies: Racism And Multiculturalism In The New And Old Worlds Aktionsforum Praterinsel Munich

    2000 Sporting Life Museum of Contemporary Art Sydney

    2000 Minimal Australian Centre for Photography Sydney

    2000 Monochromes University of Queensland Art Museum Brisbane

    2000 Blondies And Brownies Torch Gallery Amsterdam

    2000 Surrender: I Wanna Give You Devotion Aeroplastics (& Damasquine) Brussels

    1999 Australian Perspecta: Art + Politics/ Talkback Art Gallery of NSW Sydney

    1999 Deconstructionism: Life Back Into Art South Bank Corporation Brisbane

    1999 Bad Rice…Fooling The Gods Iaspace Hong Kong and Dimension

    1999 Endowment for Art Taipai

    1998 Graphic Monash University Gallery Melbourne

    1998 Bad Rice…Fooling The Gods Span Gallery Melbourne and Performance Space Sydney

    1998 Edifying Sappho and Socrates Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Festival and Torch Gallery Amsterdam

    1997 This Pop Life Art Gallery of South Australia Adelaide

    1997 Still Life Still Lives Art Gallery of South Australia Adelaide

    1997 Geometric Painting In Australia 1941-1997 University of Queensland Art Museum Brisbane

    1997 Lawyers Guns And Money Experimental Art Foundation Adelaide

    1997 ambient (male) identity Contemporary Art Centre of South Australia Adelaide 1997 Bad Gay Art Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Festival Gallery Sydney

    1996 Adelaide Biennale Of Australian Art Art Gallery of South Australia Adelaide

    1995 Moet And Chandon Art Fellowship Touring Exhibition Art Gallery of NSW Sydney and touring nationally

    1995 Mao Tse Tung Hour Ipswich Regional Art Gallery Ipswich

    1994 Aussemblage Auckland City Art Gallery Auckland

    1994 Photosynthesis Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery Sydney

    1994 Active Agents: AIDS Art In Australia Canberra School of Art Gallery Canberra

    1994 Remain In Light QUEER Photography Blaxland Gallery Sydney

    1993 Australian Perspecta Art Gallery of NSW Sydney

    1993 Installation And Objecthood Milburn Gallery at Martin Browne Fine Art Sydney and touring

    1992 YOU ARE HERE Institute of Modern Art Brisbane and touring nationally

    1992 Gail Hastings Mathew Jones Anne McDonald Scott Redford Black Sydney

    1991 Reference Points Queensland Art Gallery Brisbane

    1991 Rules For Drawing Mori Gallery Sydney

    1990 Strange Harmony Of Contrasts Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery Sydney and touring nationally

    1990 Architecture Of Light Mori Gallery Sydney

    1989 Salle de Reconnaissance Institute of Modern Art Brisbane Australian 1989 Centre for Photography Sydney and 200 Gertrude Street Melbourne

    1989 Pure Mori Gallery Sydney and Queensland College of Art Gallery Brisbane

    1989 Stealing Blind Artspace Sydney

    1989 Colour Blind (Red) Mori Gallery Sydney

    1989 Victory Over the Sun First Draft Sydney

    1988 A System Of Differences 200 Gertrude Street Melbourne

    1988 The Studio Artists 200 Gertrude Street Melbourne

    1987 Lines Of Force Institute of Modern Art Brisbane and 200 Gertrude Street Melbourne

    1986 Young Contemporaries Australian Centre for Contemporary Art Melbourne

    1985 Queensland Works 1950-1985 University of Queensland Art Museum Brisbane

    1985 Guttersnipers Watters Gallery Sydney

    1985 Exchange x 4 Artists George Paton Gallery Melbourne

    1985 Brisbane Hot Institute of Modern Art Brisbane

    1985 Visual Tension (Brisbane Insert) Institute of Modern Art Brisbane

    1983 No Names Institute of Modern Art Brisbane

    1982 Gold Coast City Art Prize Gold Coast Council Chambers Gold Coast



    PUBLIC COMMISSIONS

    2006 High Surf Signage: GOMA
    2006 Signage: Stones Corner Brisbane
    2000 Roma Street Parklands Brisbane
    1996 Griffith University Nathan Campus



    PRIZES & AWARDS

    2008 Sunshine Coast Art Prize

    2008 London Studio Residency Australia Council for the Arts



    PUBLIC COLLECTIONS (SELECTED)

    Parliament House Canberra

    National Gallery of Victoria Melbourne

    Art Gallery of New South Wales Sydney

    Queensland Art Gallery Brisbane

    Museum of Contemporary Art Sydney

    Art Gallery of South Australia Adelaide

    University of Queensland Art Museum Brisbane

    Art Gallery of Western Australia Perth

    Gold Coast City Art Gallery

    Griffith University Brisbane

    Museum of Brisbane

    Vizard Collection University of Melbourne

    Artbank Sydney

    Perc Tucker Regional Gallery Townsville QLD

    Ipswich Regional Art Gallery Ipswich QLD

    Baillieu-Myer Collection MOCA Melbourne

    BHP Billiton Collection Melbourne

    Dundee Art Gallery and Museum Scotland

    Lismore Regional Gallery NSW

    Newcastle Regional Gallery NSW

    Monash University Collection Melbourne

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  • Scott Redford

    Reinhardt Dammn: U Could B Mine/NED X, 2010
    120 x 90 cm Acrylic, glitter, spray-can enamel and nurr paint on canvas Sold