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Destiny Deacon 1957, AU

Rank (2014): 3588 -

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 98

    Future group exhibitions 3

    from 07 Aug 2015
    Remain in Light: Photography from the Museum of Contemporary Art collection - Hawkesbury Regional Gallery, Windsor (NSW)
    from 22 May 2015
    Remain in Light: Photography from the Museum of Contemporary Art collection - Artspace Mackay, Mackay, QLD
    from 21 Feb 2015
    Remain in Light: Photography from the Museum of Contemporary Art collection - Bendigo Art Gallery, Bendigo, VIC

    Ongoing group exhibitions 1

    until 01 Feb 2015
    Remain in Light: Photography from the Museum of Contemporary Art collection - Maitland Regional Art Gallery - MRAG, Canberra, ACT

    Solo shows 17

    2012
    Destiny Deacon - Going Strait - Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    2011
    pose-a-rama - Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    2010
    Destiny Deacon - RMIT Project Space / Spare Room, Melbourne, VIC
    2009
    Destiny Deacon - Gazette - Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    2007
    Destiny Deacon – Whacked, 2007 - Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    2006
    Destiny Deacon - walk and don’t look blak - The Ian Potter Museum of Art, Melbourne, VIC
    Destiny Deacon - Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    Destiny Deacon - Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo
    2005
    Destiny Deacon - Colour Blinded - Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    Destiny Deacon: Walk + Don’t Look Blak - Adam Art Gallery Te Pātaka Toi, Wellington
    2004
    Destiny Deacon - Walk & don't look blak - Museum of Contemporary Art Sydney - MCA, Sydney, NSW
    Destiny Deacon - Moomba - Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    2003
    Destiny Deacon - d-tour - Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    Destiny Deacon - Galleria Raffaella Cortese, Milan
    Destiny Deacon - Postcard from Mummy - Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    2001
    Destiny Deacon - Forced into Images - Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    1998
    Postcards from Mummy - The First Third of a Life - Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney, NSW

    Group shows 81

    2014
    Bad Aboriginal photography - MGA - Monash Gallery of Art, Wheelers Hill, Victoria
    Five Centuries of Melancholia - University of Queensland Art Museum, Brisbane, QLD
    The TarraWarra Biennial 2014: Whisper in My Mask - TarraWarra Biennial, Healesville, VIC
    Episodes: Australian Photography Now - Dong-gang Museum of Photography, Hasong-ri
    Remain in Light: Photography from the Museum of Contemporary Art collection - Ipswich Regional Art Gallery, Ipswich (QL)
    2013
    Melbourne Now - NGV National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, VIC
    Direct Democracy - MUMA - Monash University Museum of Art, Melbourne, VIC
    Debil Debil - Anna Schwartz Gallery - Sydney, Sydney, NSW
    2012
    Like - Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre, Casula, NSW
    Freeze! The directorial turn in contemporary art - Maroondah Art Gallery, Melbourne, VIC
    Hello Dollies - Penrith Regional Gallery & The Lewers Bequest, Emu Plains, NSW
    New 2011: Selected Recent Acquisitions - University of Queensland Art Museum, Brisbane, QLD
    2011
    What\'s in a face? aspects of portrait photography - Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW
    New Acquisitions in Context - Penrith Regional Gallery & The Lewers Bequest, Emu Plains, NSW
    Destiny Deacon, Virginia Fraser: It\'s Playblak Time & Schoolroom - 24HR Art, Darwin, NT
    The Phantasm - Foxy Production, New York City, NY
    A Tribute to Photography - Primo Marella Gallery Milan, Milan
    It\'s Playblak Time & Schoolroom - 24HR Art, Darwin, NT
    photography group show - Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    2010
    Change - MUMA - Monash University Museum of Art, Melbourne, VIC
    It’s a playblak time: a neighbourhood watch in several acts - Kunstraum pro arte - Tennengauer Kunstkreis, Hallein
    2009
    La Grande Spolveratrice e altre storie - Assab One, Milan
    Rising Tide: Film & Video works from the MCA Collection - Museum of Contemporary Art Sydney - MCA, Sydney, NSW
    Terra Nullius - Zeitgenössische Kunst aus Australien - ACC Galerie Weimar, Weimar
    Terra Nullius - Zeitgenössische Kunst aus Australien - Halle 14, Leipzig
    Australian Video Art from the Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney - Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego - MCASD Downtown, San Diego, CA
    Rising Tide: Film And Video Works From The Mca Collection, Sydney - Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego - MCASD Downtown, San Diego, CA
    2008
    Half Light - Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW
    16th Biennale of Sydney - Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, NSW
    Looking Out - Macquarie University Art Gallery, North Ryde, NSW
    2007
    Recent Acquisitions: Monash University Collection - MUMA - Monash University Museum of Art, Melbourne, VIC
    Passion for Art - 35 Jahre Essl Museum - Essl Museum - Kunst der Gegenwart, Klosterneuburg
    Terrain - Kunstmuseum Luzern, Lucerne
    Dolls - Galleria Raffaella Cortese, Milan
    2006
    Yours, Mine and Ours - 50 Years of ABC TV - Campbelltown Arts Centre, Campbelltown, NSW
    Why Pictures Now - Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig - MUMOK , Vienna
    High Tide - new currents in contemporary art from Australia and New Zealand - Contemporary Art Centre (CAC), Vilnius
    Bangu Yilbara - works from the MCA Collection - Museum of Contemporary Art Sydney - MCA, Sydney, NSW
    2005
    Points of View: Australian Photography 1985-95 - Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW
    Prepossession - Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast, Northern Ireland
    Unstilled Lives: Destiny Deacon and Evergon - Leonard & Bina Ellen Art Gallery, Montreal, QC
    Faces in the Crowd - Picturing Modern Life from Manet to Today - Castello di Rivoli Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Turin
    NEW05 - ACCA - Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne, VIC
    2004
    SENI Singapore 2004: Art & the Contemporary - Singapore Art Museum, Singapore
    Minority Report - Aarhus Festival of Contemporary Art, Aarhus
    Blackspot - MUMA - Monash University Museum of Art, Melbourne, VIC
    Blak Insights - Contemporary Indigenous Art - Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD
    Art Australia - Kulturstiftung Schloss Agathenburg, Agathenburg
    Destiny Deacon / Lisl Ponger - Salzburger Kunstverein, Salzburg
    2004 Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art - Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, SA
    2003
    Traffic - Crossing Currents in Indigenous Photomedia - Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney, NSW
    See here now: the Vizard Foundation Art Collection of the 1990s - The Ian Potter Museum of Art, Melbourne, VIC
    In faccia al mondo. Il ritratto contemporaneo nel medium fotografico - Museo d’Arte Contemporanea di Villa Croce, Genoa
    This Is Not America - Galerie Horst Schuler, Dusseldorf
    Aktuelle Kunst aus Australien - kunst:raum sylt quelle, Rantum / Sylt
    2002
    perturbamento - Galleria Raffaella Cortese, Milan
    It’s hard to be human - The Ian Potter Museum of Art, Melbourne, VIC
    Screen Life - Gertrude contemporary art spaces, Melbourne, VIC
    Group Show - Dirty Dozen - Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    Documenta 11 - Documenta, Kassel
    Collections Parallèles - Galerie Art & Essai, Rennes
    The First 20 Years - Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    2001
    Yokohama 2001 - International Triennale of Contemporary Art - Yokohama Triennale, Yokohama
    Telling stories - The Ian Potter Museum of Art, Melbourne, VIC
    Lightness of Being: Contemporary Photographic Art from Australia - MUMA - Monash University Museum of Art, Melbourne, VIC
    Striking - MGA - Monash Gallery of Art, Wheelers Hill, Victoria
    Zeitgenössische Fotokunst aus Australien - Kunstsammlungen Chemnitz, Chemnitz
    2000
    L´Art dans le monde 2000 - Musée d´Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris - MAM/ARC, Paris
    Zeitgenössicher Fotokunst aus Australien - NBK - Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin
    The Song of the Earth - Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel
    12th Biennale of Sydney 2000 - Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, NSW
    1999
    Re-Take - The Anne & Gordon Samstag Museum of Art, Adelaide, SA
    ARX5 - Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts - PICA, Perth, WA
    48th International Art Exhibition Venice Biennale / Biennale di Venezia - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice
    Melbourne International Biennial 1999 - Melbourne International Biennial, Melbourne, VIC
    1998
    The Kate Challis RAKA award 1998 - The Ian Potter Museum of Art, Melbourne, VIC
    1996
    Apt2 - Asia-pacific Triennial Of Contemporary Art - Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art, Brisbane, QLD
    1994
    Bad Toys - ACCA - Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne, VIC
    Blakness: Blak City Culture! - ACCA - Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne, VIC
    True Colours – Aboriginal & Torres : Strait Islander Artists Raise the Flag - SLG South London Gallery, London
    Descriptions - Gertrude contemporary art spaces, Melbourne, VIC

    Dealer Directory 2

    Australia
    Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    Italy
    Galleria Raffaella Cortese, Milan

    Collections 8

    Australia
    Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, SA
    Albury Art Gallery, Albury, NSW
    Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD
    MUMA - Monash University Museum of Art, Melbourne, VIC
    The Ian Potter Museum of Art, Melbourne, VIC
    Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW
    MGA - Monash Gallery of Art, Wheelers Hill, Victoria
    Austria
    Essl Museum - Kunst der Gegenwart, Klosterneuburg

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