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John Olsen 1928, AU

Rank (2015): 10,001 - 25,000 (detailed rank for members only)

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 105

    Ongoing solo exhibitions 1

    until 22 Aug 2015
    John Olsen - Philip Bacon Galleries, Fortitude Valley, QLD

    Ongoing group exhibitions 1

    until 16 Aug 2015
    The Triumph Of Modernism - TarraWarra Museum of Art, Healesville, VIC

    Solo shows 23

    2014
    John Olsen - Myself and other animals - Metro 5 Gallery, Melbourne, VIC
    2012
    John Olsen - Johannes Larsen Museet, Kerteminde
    Tegninger - Clausens Kunsthandel, Copenhagen
    2011
    John Olsen - Lake Eyre - Tim Olsen Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    Iagttagelsens kunst, en god seer må tegne - Det gamle Havnekontor, Haderslev
    John Olsen - Det gamle Havnekontor, Haderslev
    2010
    John Olsen - Culinaria - The Cuisine of the Sun - Tim Olsen Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    John Olsen - Clausens Kunsthandel, Copenhagen
    Beautiful women - Galleri 5000, Odense
    2008
    I kølvandet på Johannes Larsen.. - Galleri 5000, Odense
    2007
    John Olsen - A Salute to Sydney 2007 - Tim Olsen Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    Sky high: John Olsen’s ceiling commissions - Newcastle Region Art Gallery, Newcastle, NSW
    John Olsen - Tim Olsen Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    2006
    John Olsen - Tim Olsen Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    2005
    John Olsen - The Flight to Broome - Tim Olsen Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    Pulse - Paintings by John Olsen 1961 - 2005 - TarraWarra Museum of Art, Box Hill, VIC
    John Olsen - James Makin Gallery, Armadale, VIC
    John Olsen - James Makin Gallery, Armadale, VIC
    Eros og Bølge - Clausens Kunsthandel, Copenhagen
    John Olsen - Tim Olsen Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    2004
    John Olsen - Tim Olsen Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    2003
    John Olsen - Sydney Harbour: Seaport of desire 2003 - Tim Olsen Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    1975
    John Olsen - Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Arts, Brisbane, QLD

    Group shows 82

    2015
    The Triumph of Modernism in the Art of Australia - Hazelhurst Regional Gallery & Arts Centre, Gymea, NSW
    2014
    Summer stock show - Metro 5 Gallery, Melbourne, VIC
    10.000 timer - hvad er talent? - Trapholt, Kolding
    Show Time: The Art Collection of Arts Centre Melbourne - The Arts Centre, Melbourne, VIC
    The Three O's - Artspace Mackay, Mackay, QLD
    The Three O’s: Orban, Olsen and Ogburn - Maitland Regional Art Gallery - MRAG, Canberra, ACT
    Thinking of Landscape: Paintings from the Yeap Lam Yang Collection - LASALLE-SIA College of the Arts, Singapore
    2013
    Christmas Collection - Christopher Day Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    On the table - Still lives - Tim Olsen Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    Paper Chase - Gould Galleries, Melbourne, VIC
    2012
    Sol: A Summer Survey - Tim Olsen Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    Spirit in the Land - Penrith Regional Gallery & The Lewers Bequest, Emu Plains, NSW
    Spring Selection - Gould Galleries, Melbourne, VIC
    The Director's Choice 2012 - Gould Galleries, Melbourne, VIC
    2011
    Julian Ashton Art School: Artists past and present - Eva Breuer Art Dealer, Woollahra, NSW
    Spirit in the Land - Flinders University Art Museum & City Gallery, Adelaide, SA
    Collector's Choice - Smart Collecting - Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    Sommerudstilling Flere kunstnere - Clausens Kunsthandel, Copenhagen
    Solstice II - Tim Olsen Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    Drawing - A Fundamental Liberation - Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    Allsorts 2011 - Gould Galleries, Melbourne, VIC
    Art 3k - Art Atrium, Sydney, NSW
    Wattle - The Cat Street Gallery, Hong Kong
    Australia Day 2011 - Niagara Galleries, Richmond, VIC
    2010
    Spirit in the Land - McClelland Gallery + Sculpture Park, Langwarrin, VIC
    Summer Show - Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    A Summer Survey - Tim Olsen Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    artsuite - QUT Art Museum, Brisbane, QLD
    Etching & Linocuts - Art Atrium, Sydney, NSW
    Miscellanea - Tim Olsen Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    Top Guns 2010 - Richard Martin Australian Art, Sydney, NSW
    The Winter Collection - Gould Galleries, Melbourne, VIC
    Collector's Choice - Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    Collectable + Exceptional The Director's Choice 2010 - Gould Galleries, Melbourne, VIC
    Blue Chip XII: The Collectors´ Exhibition - Niagara Galleries, Richmond, VIC
    Summer Exhibition - Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    2009
    Summer Sojourn - Art Atrium, Sydney, NSW
    Fynboer + Friends - Jul - Galleri 5000, Odense
    The Painted Vision: 1840 - 1963 - Lauraine Diggins Fine Art, North Caulfield, VIC
    50 Paintings - Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    A Series of short stories from the Curtin University of Technology Art Collection - Building 200 Curtin University of Technology, Perth, WA
    elite, established, emerging, indigenous - Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    Step Right Up, the Circus in Australian Art - Hawkesbury Regional Gallery, Windsor (NSW)
    Landscape - Tim Olsen Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    New Figuration - James Makin Gallery, Armadale, VIC
    2008
    Juleudstilling i Galleri 5000 - Galleri 5000, Odense
    The Summer Show - Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    RIMBAUD/RAMBO - Neon Parc, Melbourne, VIC
    Group Show - Tim Olsen Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    Intermezzo - Galleri 5000, Odense
    Port Jackson Press - A Collection of Prints - Colville Street Art Gallery, Battery Point, TAS
    Important Drawings, prints and ceramics - Rex Irwin Art Dealer, Woollahra, NSW
    Summer 2008 - Tim Olsen Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    2007
    Christmas / Summer Show - Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    28th Annual Collector's Choice Exhibition - Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    2006
    Mixed Exhibition - Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    Australian Drawing Part 1 - John Buckley Gallery, Richmond, VIC
    Winter 06 - Sullivan + Strumpf Fine Art, Sydney, NSW
    Work On Paper - Arthouse Gallery, Rushcutters Bay, NSW
    2005
    A Celebration of Australia's Finest Artists - Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    Moist - Australian watercolours - National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, ACT
    Blue Chip VII: The Collectors’ Exhibition - Niagara Galleries, Richmond, VIC
    2004
    Exhibition for Summer - Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    Top Guns 04 - Richard Martin Australian Art, Sydney, NSW
    Den Frie Udstilling - Den frie udstilling, Copenhagen
    BLUE CHIP VI - THE COLLECTORS - Niagara Galleries, Richmond, VIC
    Summer Exhibition - Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    2003
    Selected works from the University of Melbourne Art Collection - The Ian Potter Museum of Art, Melbourne, VIC
    Showcasing Australia's Leading Contemporary Artists - Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    2002
    Showcasing leading contemporary Australian painters - Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    Important Investment Paintings - Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    Selected Paintings: 1960s to the Present & recent paintings by LEONARD BROWN - Charles Nodrum Gallery, Richmond, VIC
    Prints by Important Australian Artists - Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    Genesis - TarraWarra Museum of Art, Box Hill, VIC
    Showcasing Australia's Leading Contemporary Artists - Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    2001
    Collector's Choice Exhibition 2 - Wagner Art Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    Annual Collectors' Exhibition 2001 - Lauraine Diggins Fine Art, North Caulfield, VIC
    Natural Histories - The Art Gallery at the Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH
    2000
    Animal Ego - Kunsthallen Nikolaj, Copenhagen
    Australian Icons - A pilgrimage for lovers of Australian art - Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW
    1999
    Landscapes in Sets + Series - Australian prints 1960s–1990s - National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, ACT
    1978
    Australian Graphic Art’ - Group Exhibition - Galerie Düsseldorf, Mosman Park, WA

    Dealer Directory 11

    Australia
    Gould Galleries, Melbourne, VIC
    Metro 5 Gallery, Melbourne, VIC
    Port Jackson Press Print Room, Melbourne, VIC
    Savill Gallerie - Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC
    Painters´ Gallery, Mona Vale, NSW
    Galleries Direct, Surry Hills, NSW
    Olsen Irwin, Sydney, NSW
    Savill Gallerie - Sydney, Sydney, NSW
    Eva Breuer Art Dealer, Woollahra, NSW
    Denmark
    Galerie Dansk Møbelkunst, Copenhagen
    United Kingdom
    Cosa Gallery, London

    Collections 7

    Australia
    Bendigo Art Gallery, Bendigo, VIC
    Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD
    Horsham Regional Art Gallery, Horsham, VIC
    RMIT Gallery, Melbourne, VIC
    Newcastle Region Art Gallery, Newcastle, NSW
    Wagga Wagga Art Gallery, Wagga Wagga, NSW
    Japan
    National Museum of Modern Art Tokyo (MOMAT), Tokyo
    Last update: 14 Jul 2015

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