Troy Emery 1981

2009                           Masters of Visual Art in Sculpture, Performance and Installation, University of Sydney.

2005                           Bachelor of Fine Art (honours) in Sculpture, University of Tasmania.

 

Solo Exhibitions

2019                          

Time Travelers, Martin Browne Contemporary, Sydney.

                                    Night Reacher, Westfield Commission, Westfield Bondi Junction, Sydney.

2018                          

Wildlife, presented by Dark MoFo & Clarence City Council, The Barn, Hobart.

                                     Night Vision, CRAFT Victoria, Melbourne.

                                     Hermes Art Window Project, Hermes Elizabeth st store, Sydney.

2017                          

Withdrawn, MARS Gallery, Melbourne.

                                    Missionaries, Martin Browne Contemporary, Sydney.

2014                          

Troy Emery: into the wild, Perc Tucker Gallery, Townsville.

                                    From Far Away, CRAFT Victoria gallery, Melbourne.

        Hermes Art Window Project, Hermes Elizabeth st store, Sydney.

        Hermes Art Window Project, Hermes Collins st store, Melbourne.

2013                          

Paradise, Martin Browne Contemporary, Sydney. Making Friends, Gould Galleries, Melbourne.

2012                          

Gould Galleries at Melbourne Art Fair 2012, Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne.

                                    Wild Things, Ipswich Regional Art Gallery, Ipswich.

2011                          

Dangerous Company: New Sculpture by Troy Emery, Kings ARI, Melbourne.

                                    Wildthings, MetroArts Gallery, Brisbane.

                                    Menagerie, Firstdraft Gallery, Sydney.

2010                          

Wild Things / New Sculptures, Iain Dawson Gallery, Sydney.

2008                          

The Aesthetics of Natural History, Firstdraft Gallery, Sydney.

 

Group Exhibitions

2019                          

MBC at Auckland Art Fair 2019, The Cloud, Auckland.

                                    David Hicks Design, Art of Dining - Best of the best 2019, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne.

                                    BRAGS 50 years - art of giving, Bathurst Regional Art Gallery, Bathurst.

2018                          

David Hicks Design panic room, Rigg Design Prize, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne.

                                    Flack Studio we’ve boundless planes to share, Rigg Design Prize, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne.

                                    Wild, Hawkesbury Regional Gallery, Windsor.

                                    Geelong Contemporary Art Prize, Geelong Gallery, Geelong.

                                     MBC at Auckland Art Fair 2018, The Cloud, Auckland.

                                   The Bayside Acquisitive Art Prize, Gallery at Bayside Arts and Cultural Centre, Brighton.

                   Autumn Exhibition Suite: tactile, Penrith Regional Gallery & the Lewers Bequest, Penrith.

                                     Neon Summer, Glasshouse Regional Gallery, Port Macquarie.

                                     MBC at Melbourne Art Fair 2018, Melbourne.

                                     MBC at Sydney Contemporary 2018, Carriageworks, Sydney.

                                     Panic Room by David Hicks, Rigg Design Prize 2018, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne.

                                     Curious & Curiouser, Bathurst Regional Art Gallery, Bathurst.

                                     Summer Group Exhibition, Martin Browne Contemporary, Sydney.

2017                          

MBC at Sydney Contemporary, Carriageworks, Sydney.

                                    Animal Kingdom, The Johnston Collection, Melbourne.

                                    CRAFT Victoria fundraiser auction 2017, Sofitel Melbourne On Collins, Melbourne.

2016                          

Touch This, MARS Gallery for Yal Yal Estate, Melbourne.

                                    TROY EMERY | VIPOO SRIVILASA | RAMESH NITHIYENDRAN, Nicolas Projects, Melbourne.

                                    OFF GRID, Blindside Gallery, Melbourne.

2016                          

Winter Group Exhibition, Martin Browne Contemporary, Sydney.

                                    MBC at Auckland Art Fair 2016, The Cloud on Auckland’s Waterfront, Auckland.

                                    CRAFT Victoria fundraiser auction 2016, Sofitel Melbourne On Collins, Melbourne.

                                    MBC at Art Stage Singapore 2016, Marina Bay Sands exhibition centre, Singapore.

2015                          

fantastic worlds contemporary Australian Sculpture, Rockhampton Art Gallery, Rockhampton.

Fertile Ground - Exhibition of 2014 Artists in Residence, The Australian Tapestry Workshop, Melbourne.

Glenfiddich artist in residence prize 2015 - finalists exhibition, Carriageworks, Sydney.

                                    MBC at Sydney Contemporary, Carriageworks, Sydney.

                                    The Director’s Choice 2015, Gould Galleries, Melbourne.

                                    MBC at Art Central Hong Kong art fair 2015, Central Harbourfront, Hong Kong.

2014                          

CURTAIN CALL - THE ROUGH END OF THE PINEAPPLE, Blindside Gallery, Melbourne.

                                    MBC at Melbourne Art Fair 2014, Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne.

                                    Seventh Skin, Hatch Contemporary Arts Space, Melbourne.

                                    Summer Exhibition Part II, Martin Browne Contemporary, Sydney.

                                    it is what it is: beyond the debate, Hawkesbury Regional Gallery, Windsor.

 2013                          

Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize, Woollahra Council Chambers, Sydney.

MBC at Sydney Contemporary, Carriageworks, Sydney.

                                    it is what it is: beyond the debate, Hawkesbury Regional Gallery, Windsor.

                                    2013 Summer Exhibition, Martin Browne Contemporary, Sydney.
2012

                                    McClelland Sculpture Survey and Award, McClelland Gallery and Sculpture park, Langwarrin.

                                    Directors Choice, Gould Galleries, Melbourne.

                                    Linden Postcard Show, Linden Center for Contemporary Arts, Melbourne.

                                    The Summer Collection, Gould Galleries, Melbourne.

                                    That’s Not How You Make Porridge, Goulburn Regional Art Gallery, Goulburn.

2011                          

Royal Bank of Scotland Emerging Artist Award, RBS Tower, Sydney.

                                    Animalia – A Group Show, Jan Murphy Gallery, Brisbane.

                                    Allsorts 2011, Gould Galleries, Melbourne.

                                    New Work / New Artists, Iain Dawson Gallery, Sydney.

                                    Art in Shop Windows Project at Arida, Potts Point Partnership, Sydney.

2010                          

Gallery Launch 2.0, Iain Dawson Gallery, Sydney.

2009                          

Post-Gratuate Degree Show ’09, Sydeny College of the Arts, Sydney.

Marrackville Contemporary Art Prize (open selection), At the Vanishing Point Contemporary Art Gallery, Sydney.

                                   Save Firstdraft Art Auction, Fristdraft Gallery, Sydney.

                                   SET, Delmar Gallery Trinity Grammar School, Sydney.

2008                          

The Fragile Authentic, Delmar Gallery, Trinity Grammar School, Sydney.

                                   We Make Good Pets, Metroarts Gallery, Brisbane.

 

Public Collections:

National Gallery of Victoria.

Bathurst Regional Art Gallery Collection.

City of Townsville Art Collection.

Deacon University Art Museum.

Artbank Australia Collection.

Goulburn Regional Art Gallery Permanent Collection.

 

Awards, Prizes, and Residencies:

The Geelong Contemporary Art Prize 2018 - Finalist.

The Bayside Acquisitive Art Prize 2018 - Finalist.

Glenfiddich artist in residence prize 2015 - Finalist.

Fisher’s Ghost Art Award 2014 – Finalist.

Australia Council for the Arts Tokyo residency 2014.

The Australian Tapestry Workshop artist in residence 2014.

Hill End artist in residence 2014, Bathurst Regional Art Gallery.

The Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize 2013 – Finalist.

Linden Postcard Show 2012 – postcard winner, work selected to be produced as promotional postcard.

McClelland Sculpture Survey and Award 2012 - Finalist.

Sandra Bardas Studio Grant 2012 – 2013 - Recipient.

Royal Bank of Scotland Contemporary Art Prize, Employees choice award.

FBI Radio Sydney Music, Art and Culture Awards 2010 – Nominated for best artist.

 

Media and Publications:

Fabulous Creatures 2018, television program, ABC Television Australia, https://iview.abc.net.au/show/fabulous-creatures.

Murrell, E. ‘Troy Emery’ The Design Files, Thursday 8th June 2017, http://thedesignfiles.net/2017/06/troy-emery/ Bringing art to life for Townsville’s children. (2014, September). DUO Magazine, September, p135.

Troy Emery: Into the Wild. (2014, September). Textile Fibre Forum, issue 115, p62 -63.

The Age, Troy Emery: From far away. 2014, February 12.

The Age, In galleries – Troy Emery: From far away. 2014, February 1.

Technicolour taxidermy in new exhibition by Troy Emery. (2014, January). Vogue Magazine, January.

The Divine Object. (2013, December). BRACE Magazine, Issue 2, p45 -49.

Troy Emery: Out of the wild. (2013, October). Mindfood Magazine, October.

Troy Emery. (2013, August). Glam Cult Independent Style Paper, issue 6, p5.

The Age, It's a jungle out there, amid riotous colour. 2013, March 15, p42 43

Art Nation 2011, television program, ABC Television Australia, 25 September.

Troy Emery – Fake Taxidermy. (2011, April). das SUPER PAPER, issue 18, p8 -10.

Flying colours. (2011, April – June). Habitus Living in Design, issue 11, p45.