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Barbara Knezevic

Sydney, Australia
Lives and works in Dublin, Ireland

EDUCATION
1997-2000 Sydney College of the Arts, Sydney University, Bachelor of Visual Arts
2001 Sydney College of the Arts, Sydney University, Honours Degree Visual Arts
2006 National College of Art and Design, Dublin, Masters of Fine Art

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018
· Tools for wellbeing, ‘Scapes: Rose Quartz, Berlin Opicians Gallery

2016
· Exquisite Tempo Sector, Temple Bar Gallery and Studios, Dublin
· The Last Thing on Earth, The MAC, Belfast curated by Eoin Dara

2014
· ULTRA, The Lab, Dublin City Council Gallery

2013
· Where exists a remnant, The Dock, Co.Leitrim, Ireland

2012
· Re-charging device, a site speci c sculpture TBG+S, Dublin Ireland

2011
· Wish Ful lment, 53 Sydenham Road, Sydney, Australia
· Alderamin Rising, Queen Street Studios, Belfast

2010
· In pursuit of a state of uncertainty, Kings Artist Run Initiative, Melbourne, Australia
· In pursuit of a state of uncertainty, Firstdraft Gallery, Sydney
· Breath and other shorts, The Joinery, Dublin

2009
· In pursuit of a state of uncertainty, Pallas Contemporary Projects, Dublin, Ireland

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019
· Circadian Rhythms, Glucksman Gallery Cork
· BINGO, Berlin Opticians Gallery group exhibition, South William Street, Dublin

2018
· Berlin Opticians Gallery launch exhibition

2016
· The Wild, Project Arts Centre, curated by Tessa Giblin
· Some Thing as a Line, Highlanes Gallery, curated by Brian Fay
· With Leftover Agencies, Gallery Augusta, Helsinki, Finland curated by Jenni Nurmenniemi
· Object Wars, ArtBox, Dublin
· Duality of Form, Solstice Arts Centre, curated by Mary Cremin

2015
· Futures Anthology, Royal Hibernian Academy
· Artbox, VUE Artfair, Dublin
· Seachange, Tulca Festival of Visual Art, Curated by Mary Cremin
· Frontiers in Retreat: Excavations, Gallery Augusta, Helsinki, curated by Jenni Nurmenniemi
· On Curating Histories, curated and commissioned by Kate Strain

2014
· Oonagh Young Gallery, VUE art fair, curated by Mary Cremin

2013
· Temple Bar Gallery and Studios are Dead, curated by Chris Fite-Wassilak, TBG+S, Dublin
· Tulca Festival of Visual Art, curated by Valerie Connor, Galway
· Detonate, curated by Michelle Horrigan, Belltable Arts Centre, Limerick, Ireland
· We are here; The Future Perfect, Artists from Ireland, Rubicon Projects, Brussels, Belgium
· This must be the place, Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast, Curated by Sara O’Gorman

2012
· Whitewashing the Moon, Project Arts Centre, Curated by Tessa Giblin and Kate Strain
· Plastic Art, RUA Red, South Dublin Arts Centre, Curated by Hilary Murray
· Gracelands, Circling the Square, Curated by Vaari Cla ey, part of eva International,
· eva International, Biennale of Visual Art, Curated by Annie Fletcher
· Forårsudstillingen 2012, Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark
· None Went Mad None Ran Away, Rubicon Gallery, Curated by Rowan Sexton
· Ached Grew Print Jot, The Drawing Project IADT, Dublin Curated by Lee Welch

2011
· Pallas Periodical Review, Pallas Contemporary Projects, Dublin
· Void/Volume, Galway Arts Centre
· Futures 11, Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin, Ireland
· Claremorris Open Exhibition, Claremorris, Ireland, Curated by Chris Hammond
· Worlds End, The Guesthouse, Cork
· New Connections, RUA Red Arts Centre, Dublin

2010
· Spooky Action from a Distance, Monster Truck Gallery, curated by Davey Moor
· New Living Art, Irish Museum of Contemporary Art, Dublin, curated by Claire Feeley
· Claremorris Open Exhibition, Claremorris, Ireland, curated by Lisa Le Feuvre

RESIDENCIES, AWARDS, SCHOLARSHIPS AND COMMISSIONS

2016
· Culture Ireland travel grant for City Agents
· Business 2 Arts Award, Jim McNaughton Perpetual Award public artwork ‘They Are of Us All’ 2016 Arts Council Ireland Bursary Award
· Royal Hibernian Academy studio residency

2015
· An Post Children’s Commission sculpture, GPO, Dublin Ireland
· HIAP Residency, Helsinki, Finland
· Arts Council Ireland Travel and Training Award
· Artspace Residency, Sydney Australia

2014
· Arts Council Ireland Travel and Training Award

2013
· New work commission, Leitrim County Council, Ireland
· Arts Council Ireland Bursary Award

2012
· Arts Council Ireland Project Award
· Three year membership studio, Temple Bar Gallery and Studios, Dublin
· Firestation Sculpture Workshop Residency and Bursary, Dublin, Ireland

2011
· Individual Artists Bursary Award, South Dublin County Council, Ireland
· Project Studio Award, Temple Bar Gallery and Studios, Dublin, Ireland

2010
· Project Studio Award, Temple Bar Gallery and Studios, Dublin, Ireland
· Culture Ireland Travel Grant

2004 - 2006
· Boulton Groom Postgraduate Scholarship, University of Sydney, Australia


2001
· University Medal, Bachelor of Visual Arts, Sydney University Australia

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