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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

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

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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