YINJAA BARNI
SAM DOCTOR
JOHN A DOUGLAS
EMMA FINNERAN
NATHAN HAWKES
ANDRE HEMER
HARLEY IVES
JAMES KERR
JASPER KNIGHT
ADDISON MARSHALL
TARA MARYNOWSKY
MATHEW MCWILLIAMS
KATE MITCHELL
JAMES ORAM
ALEXANDRA STANDEN
OLIVER WATTS
MARK WHALEN
TRENT WHITEHEAD
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b. 1976 Sydney


EDUCATION

PhD in Art History and Theory at Sydney University (Submission August 2009), "Images on the Limit of the Law: Sovereignity, Modernism and the Effigy"
BA (Hons) Syd, LlB (Hons) Sydney, "Bringing back the body: Anselm Kiefer, Corporeality and the Corpse Pose"


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

Upcoming
Helen Gory Gallery, Melbourne
Gallery Ecosse, Exeter

2011
Wattle, The Space, Hong Kong

2010
I am Tristan Tzara, Chalk Horse
Three Suns, Helen Gory Gallery, Melbourne

2009
The Golden Probe, Chalk Horse

2008
Crimes Against Dada, Chalk Horse, Surry Hills

2006
Miniatures, Ivan Dougherty Gallery, Sydney

2004
Driftwood (with Jasper Knight), MOP Projects

2003
Pioneers, MOP Projects, Sydney
Hairbrush, Gallery Wren, Sydney


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2011
Nothing is true, everything is permitted, Chalk Horse, Sydney

2010
Triplicated, Chalk Horse, Sydney

2009
Smoking Guns, Cat Street Gallery, Hong Kong
Horn of Plenty (performance), curated by Dougal Philips, Para/Site, Hong Kong

2005
Frontier Photobooth (performance), 1/2 Doz. Festival, Blankspace Gallery, Sydney
Australia Day (performance) Museum of Sydney


PRIZES

2005-6 Mosman Art Prize (Finalist)
2005 Helen Lempriere Traveling Scholarship (Finalist)
2004-5 Brett Whiteley Traveling Scholarship (Finalist)


SELECTED WRITTEN WORK

2006
"The Image and the Terrorist", in Law Text Culture, Vol 10, 2006
"Burning Effigies: Treason and Sedition in Visual Culture", published peer reviewed conference paper, Passages: Law, aesthetics, politics, Melbourne University

2005
"Ekphrasis, Law and Visual Culture", conference paper, Recollections: Official Knowledge and Unofficial Practices, Griffith University (co-author Dougal Philips)
"Criminal Art in the Age of Terror", in Crime Revisited, Melbourne Criminology Department


PUBLICATIONS

http://www.pagesdigital.com/oliver-watts-three-suns/


ASSOCIATIONS

Art Association of Australia and New Zealand
Visual Arts Reference Committee, Museum and Galleries NSW
Casual Lecturer at UNSW College of Fine Arts, Sydney University, University of Technology, Sydney