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Daniel Boyd
(Australian, 1982)
 
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Daniel Boyd
Born 1982, Cairns, Australia
Lives and works in Sydney, Australia

Selected Solo Exhibitions
2020    
AND THE HORIZON SWALLOWED THE TORTOISE, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, Australia

2019   
Sandpiper Dance, STATION, Melbourne, Australia
VIDEO WORKS, Carriageworks, Sydney, Australia
Recalcitrant Radiance, Kukje Gallery, Busan, Korea

2018   
Rainbow Serpent, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, Australia
LIGHT WORK - TRIBTUE SYSTEM, STATION, Melbourne, Australia

2017   
Daniel Boyd: Bitter Sweet, Cairns Regional Gallery, Cairns, Australia
Floating Forest, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, Australia
Daniel Boyd: Hello Darkness, Dark Mofo 2017, Hobart, Australia

2016   
Far North, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, Australia
Daniel Boyd, Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane, Australia
I build my language with rocks, STATION, Melbourne, Australia

2014    
Pineapples in the Pacific, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, Australia
Treasure Island, STATION, Melbourne, Australia

2013   
New Hebrides, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, Australia
Daniel Boyd: History is Made at Night, Artspace, Sydney, Australia
Daniel Boyd: A Darker Shade of Dark, Glasshouse Port Macquarie Regional Gallery, Port Macquarie, Australia

2012   
Daniel Boyd, KALIMAN/RAWLINS, Melbourne, Australia
The Transit of Venus - An exhibition with Daniel Boyd, Tin Sheds Gallery, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
A Darker Shade of Dark, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, Australia
Up In Smoke Tour, Natural History Museum, London, UK

2010   
Revised Filters, Uplands Gallery, Melbourne, Australia

2009   
Freetown, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, Australia

2008   
Let's stay together, Uplands Gallery, Melbourne, Australia
I'm Still in Love With You, Mori Gallery, Sydney, Australia

2007   
Fatal Impact-Invasion of the South Pacific, Mori Gallery, Sydney, Australia

2006   
THE RIGHTEOUS WILL REIGN…, Mori Gallery, Sydney, Australia

2005   
Polly don't want no Cracker neither, Mori Gallery, Sydney, Australia
Untitled, Mori Gallery, Sydney, Australia

Selected Group Exhibitions
2020
Eight Days in Kamay, State Library of NSW, Sydney, Australia
Under the stars, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
Drawing 2020, Gladstone Gallery, New York, US

2019   
AUSTRALIA. ANTIPODEAN STORY, Padiglione D'Arte Contemporanea, Milan, Italy
Sydney Contemporary, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, Australia
Giant Leap, Casula Powerhouse Art Centre, Casula, Australia
Caught Stealing, National Art School, Sydney, Australia
Where The Oceans Meet, curated by Hans Ulrich Obrist, Asad Raza, Gabriela Rangel, and Rina Carvajal, Museum of Art and Design, Miami Dade College, Miami, US
Art Cologne, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Cologne, Germany
Art Basel Hong Kong, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Hong Kong

2018   
Boundary Lines, Griffith University Art Musuem, South Brisbane, Australia
Today, Tomorrow, Yesterday, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, Australia
Adelaide Biennial: Divided Worlds, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
A beast, a god, and a line, Dhaka Art Summit, Dhaka, Bangladesh
A beast, a god, and a line, Para Site, Hong Kong
The Shape of Things to Come, curated by Melissa Keys, Buxton Contemporary, Melbourne, Australia
Defying Empire: 3rd National Indigenous Art Triennial, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra; Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory, Darwin; University of Queensland Art Museum, Brisbane; Western Plains Cultural Centre, Dubbo; Mildura Art Gallery, Victoria, Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery, Tasmania and Australian National Maritime Museum, Sydney, Australia

2017
Not Niwe, Not Nieuw, Not Neu, 4a Centre for Contemporary Asian Art, Sydney, Australia
Countercurrents, Adelaide Festival, Anne & Gordon Samstag Museum of Art, Adelaide, Australia
National Indigenous Art Triennial III: Defying Empire, curated by Tina Baum, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, Australia
Sydney Contemporary Art Fair, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, Australia
Mondialite, curated by Hans Ulrich, Asad Raza, Boghossian Foundation- Villa Empain, Brussels, Belgium
Resolution: New Indigenous Photomedia, Shepparton Art Museum, Victoria, Australia

2016   
Colonial Artlives, Salamanca Arts Centre, Tasmania, Australia
Salt Water Country, Regional Tour 2015-2017: Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia & Western Australia, Australia
Today Tomorrow Yesterday, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, Australia
ALL SUMMER IN A DAY, Gavin Brown's Enterprise, Unclebrother, New York, US
Sixth Sense, National Arts School, Sydney, Australia
The Shadow Never Lies, Shanghai 21st Century Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai, China
Black, White and Restive, Newcastle Art Gallery, Newcastle, Australia
Panorama, Tarrawarra Museum of Art, Victoria, Australia
20th Biennale of Sydney: The future is already here- it's just not evenly distributed, Sydney, Australia

2015   
All the World's Futures, 56th Venice Biennale (curated by Okwui Enwezor), Venice, Italy

2014-15
Kochi-Muziris Biennale: Whorled Explorations, (curated by Jitish Kallat), Kochi, India
Saltwater Country, Touring exhibition: Queensland, Washington D.C., The Netherlands

2014   
Moscow International Biennale for Young Arts: A Time for Dreams (curated by David Elliot), Moscow, Russia
2014 Tarrawarra Biennale, Tarrawarra, Australia (curated by Natalie King and Djon Mundine)
Post-Picasso: Contemporary Reactions, Museu Picasso, Barcelona, Spain

2013   
Bungaree: The First Australian, Lake Macquarie City Art Gallery, Lake Macquarie, Australia
Debil, curated by Marcia Langton, Anna Schwartz Gallery, Sydney, Australia
Under the sun: the Kate Challis RAKA Award, Ian Potter Museum of Art, Melbourne, Australia
Future Primitive, Heide Museum of Modern Art, Melbourne, Australia

2012    
The 7th Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art (APT 7), Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of
Modern Art (GOMA), Brisbane, Australia
Bungaree: The First Australian curated by Djon Mundine, Mosman Art Gallery, Sydney, Australia
Crossing Cultures:Â The Owen and Wagner Collection of Contemporary Aboriginal Australian Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth, US

2011   
One Caption Hides Another, betonsalon, Paris, France
National Artists' Self-Portrait Prize 2011: Life is risk / Art is risk, University of Queensland Art Museum, Brisbane,  Australia
Places We Know, People We Know, Goulburn Regional Gallery, New South Wales, Australia

2010   
True Story, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, Australia
We Call Them Pirates Out Here, curated by David Elliott, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, Australia
Nyah-bunyar (Temple), the Arts Centre, Melbourne, Australia
Wilderness: Balnaves contemporary painting, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

2009   
Octopus 9: I Forget to Forget, curated by Stephen Gilchrist, Gertrude Contemporary Art Spaces, Melbourne, Australia
Culture warriors, National Indigenous Art Triennial, curated by Brenda L. Croft, Katzen Arts Center, American University, Washington D.C., US
Culture warriors, National Indigenous Art Triennial, curated by Brenda L. Croft, Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, Australia

2008   
Contemporary Australia: Optimism, Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, Australia
Great Collections, Campbelltown Arts Centre, Campbelltown, Australia
Western Australia Indigenous Art Award, Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
Culture warriors, National Indigenous Art Triennial, curated by Brenda L. Croft, Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
Culture warriors, National Indigenous Art Triennial, curated by Brenda L. Croft, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
Man- Depicting Contemporary Masculinity, Penrith Regional Gallery, Penrith, Australia
Lines in the Sand- Botany Bay Stories From 1770, Hazelhurst Regional Gallery, Gymea, Australia

2007   
Culture warriors, National Indigenous Art Triennial, curated by Brenda L. Croft, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, Australia
If you see something say something, Gallery 4a, Sydney, Australia

2006   
Someone Shows Something to Someone, Canberra Contemporary Artspace, Canberra, Australia
Right Here Right Now, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, Australia
From the Edge, Wagga Wagga Regional Gallery, Wagga Wagga & Ivan Dougherty Gallery, UNSW, Sydney, Australia

2005   
What the World Needs Now, Artspace, Sydney, Australia
Superspective, Manuka space - Canberra Contemporary Art Space, Canberra, Australia
No War Fundraiser, Mori Gallery, Sydney, Australia
CHECKPOINT, Mori Gallery, Sydney, Australia

Selected Awards and Fellowships
2019   
Circular Quay precinct (collaboration between Daniel Boyd and Sir David Adjaye), Lendlease, Sydney, Australia (to be completed in 2022)

2018   
For Our Country, Australian War Memorial, Canberra, Australia

2016   
International Studio and Curatorial Program Residency, New York, US

2015   
Young Artist Award, Awards for the Visual Arts, Melbourne Art Foundation, Melbourne, Australia

2014   
Bulgari Art Award (Winner)
Macquarie Bank, Martin Place, Sydney, Australia
Foyer Wall Commission, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, Australia

2012   
Darker Shade of Dark, QT Hotel, Sydney, Australia

2010   
Seven Versions of the Sun, Kangaroo Point Park, Brisbane, Australia

Selected Public and Private Collections
Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
Artbank Collection, Sydney, Australia
BHP Billiton, Melbourne, Australia
Buxton Contemporary Collection, Melbourne, Australia
Cairns Regional Gallery, Cairns, Australia
Credit Suisse, Sydney, Australia
Gold Coast City Gallery, Gold Coast, Australia
Kadist Collection, Paris, France
Museum of Australian Democracy, Canberra, Australia
Museum of Contemporary Art Sydney, Australia
Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Auckland, New Zealand
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, Australia
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
Natural History Museum, London, UK
Queensland Art Gallery, Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, Australia
Samdani Art Foundation, Dhaka, Bangladesh
TarraWarra Museum of Art, Victoria, Australia
Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, Hobart, Australia
University of Queensland Collection, Brisbane, Australia
University of Sydney Art Collection, Sydney, Australia