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 Anthony Bennett




1996-99 Bachelor of Visual Art Queensland College of Art/Griffith University - double major in painting and sculpture, minor in Italian.

Individual exhibitions

2007 'super thanks for asking' Schubert Contemporary
2006 'post-minogue-ist' Schubert Contemporary Gold Coast
2005 'meat > potato' Darwin
2005 'you can't handle the truth' commando card exhibition qag/ngV
2005 'minogue-ism' Melbourne
2004 'fuck paris' Brisbane
2003 'the dirty sanchez manifesto' manga/text/painting Brisbane
2002 'tokyo lipstick' Doggett St. Brisbane
1999 'naked and otherwise' Doggett St Studio Brisbane
1999 'spring flower bloom' a commando card exhibition,The Vatican/Rome
1997 'big dollar sex death' Brisbane

Selected group exhibitions

2007 4youngartists Schubert Contemporary
2006 Starlight Charity Exhibition
Richard Martin Art Sydney
2006 show @ Harrison Galleries Sydney
2006 Field of Vision Beijing, China
2005 'the doors' Brisbane Powerhouse
2005 'unclaimed luggage' Circolo de Bellas Artes,Madrid
2004 Field of Vision , Lab Gallery, New York
2004 Finalist Cromwell's Art Prize, Sydney, Melbourne, Washington
2004 'works on paper' Jackman Gallery Melbourne
2004 'fast bulbous' photograffito >Fox Galleries Brisbane
2003 'blue' Jackman Gallery Melbourne
2001 Unesco 'Foreign Artists of Japan' Tokyo Metropolitan Museum Ueno
1999 Ga;r Morumba Exhibition Brisbane City Hall
1999 'Navona 42' group show Rome
1998 Sculpture by the Sea Noosa
1996 'end of year clearance'
IMA Brisbane


2008 Finalist Archibald Prize
2007 Winner New Generation @ Art Sydney 07
2004 Finalist Schubert Ulrick Photographic Awards Gold Coast Art Centre
2003 Finalist Conrad Jupiters Art Awards Gold Coast Art Centre
2003 Winner Drawing Prize Pine Rivers Art Awards
2003 Finalist Churchie Emerging Art Awards
1998 Finalist Artistcare Drawing Prize


2005 Arts Queensland/Pine Rivers Shire RADF-'minogue-ism'
2004 Arts Queensland - Bundanon Residency

Public Collections

Bundanon Trust

Private Collections

Smorgon Collection,Van Vliet Collection,Paul Greenaway Super Collection, Brian Tucker Collection, others who dare not speak its name in Australia, New Zealand, China, Italy, Japan, England, Austria.


2002 cows on parade
2002 DHB/Pitcher Partners Calendar
2002 Australian
Financial Review


2004 Bundanon
2002 Studio Red

Selected Publications

2007 'the salon anthology' edited by Bonny Cassidy and Katrina Schwarz


2008 Archibald Prize
2000 Sculpture by the Sea

Other Media Publication

2007 Sunday Arts ABC TV 'Queensland Painting Now' Nov 4
2006 Blue+ 63
2006 Art& Australia(Vol 43 No 3 March 2006)'meat>potato'Review by Vikki Riley pg. 434
2006 Gold Coast Weekend Bulletin Magazine by Judy Anderson pg. 24
2006 clay
2004 ZZZ 'art to lunch'
2004 SOOB::new writing
2004 Vanguard
2004 ACE minizine
2004 'slam the body politik'- cd ROM Synaptic Graffiti Collective
2003 surface on line 'the gucci geisha'
2003 'Explicit Art Show Sparks Outrage'-Lawrence J. 17.08.03 The Sunday-Mail
2002 'Gucci Geisha' Milliner K. The Courier-Mail
2002 '
tokyo lipstick' Map Magazine

Professional Memberships

Queensland Artworkers Alliance.

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