David Rosetzky: Curriculum Vitae

Lives and works, Melbourne, Australia

 

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Selected Solo Exhibitions | Selected Group Exhibitions | Other Projects | Selected Bibliography | Grants and Prizes

 


 

 

Selected Solo Exhibitions

 

 

2012

Against Type, Sutton Gallery, Melbourne

2011

How to Feel, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne

 

Nothing Like This, Art Gallery of Ballarat, Ballarat

2010

forever, Sutton Gallery, Melbourne

2008

Think of Yourself as Plural, Sutton Gallery, Melbourne

 

One in five, Sutton Gallery project space, Melbourne, and concurrently exhibited at Obüs store, Flinders Lane, Melbourne

2007

David Rosetzky, Kings ARI, Melbourne

 

Nothing Like This, Kaliman Gallery, Sydney

 

Summer Blend, Le Case D’Arte Vetrina, Milan, Italy

2006

Worlds Apart, Sutton Gallery, Melbourne

2005

Self Defence, Contemporary Art Centre of South Australia, Adelaide

2004

Sutton Gallery, Melbourne

 

Without You, Kaliman Gallery, Sydney

2003

Commune, Studio 12, Gertrude Contemporary Art Spaces, Melbourne

 

Photographs, Kaliman Gallery, Sydney

2002

Weekender, Kaliman Gallery, Sydney

 

Living Together is Easy, Hero apartments, Melbourne

2001

Weekender, 1st Floor Artists and Writers Space, Melbourne

2000

Custom Made, Centre for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne

2000

Justine, 1st Floor Artists and Writers Space, Melbourne

1998

Sarah, 1st Floor Artists and Writers Space, Melbourne

1997/8

Society Lite, Dunedin Public Art Gallery, Dunedin, New Zealand

1997

Luke, Testrip, Auckland, New Zealand

1997

1st Floor Artists and Writers Space, Melbourne

1995

Building 40 Project, Melbourne

1994

1st Floor Artists and Writers Space, Melbourne

 

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

 

 

2012

PICA Salon 2012, Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts, Perth
 

Beyond Like-ness: Contemporary Portraits,  Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery, Perth

 

Self-Conscious: Contemporary Portraiture, Monash University Museum of Art, Melbourne

 

 

2011

South by Southeast: Recent Video Art from Australia and New Zealand, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo

 

Tender is the Night, City Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand

 

Face in a Crowd: New Portraiture, Ipswich Art Gallery, Ipswich

 

21st Century: Art in the First Decade, Queensland Art Gallery, Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane

 

Face to Face: Portraiture in a Digital Age, Ayala Museum, Manila, Philippines; Seoul Art Museum, Seoul, South Korea

 

Self-Conscious: Contemporary Portraiture, Switchback Gallery, Churchill, Gippsland

 

 

2010

Mortality, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne

 

ART#1, Wangaratta Art Gallery, Wangaratta

 

TWMA CONTEMPORARY 2010, TarraWarra Museum of Art, Melbourne

 

Kaldor Public Arts Projects ‘Move: The Exhibition', Gallery 2.1, Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane

 

Face to Face: Portraiture in a Digital Age, The Art Centre, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand; Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, Singapore

 

 

2009

Viewpoints & Viewing Points, 2009 Asian Art Biennial, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung City, Taiwan

 

Dress Codes: The Third ICP Triennial of Photography and Video, International Centre for Photography, New York, USA

 

Testing Ground, Fortyfivedownstairs, Melbourne

 

 

2008

To Make a Work of Timeless Art: Primavera Acquisitions, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney

 

Open Air: Portrait in the Landscape, National Portrait Gallery, Canberra

 

Face to Face: Portraiture in a Digital Age, Newcastle Art Gallery, Newcastle

 

The Dating Show, IMA @ TBC, Brisbane

 

My Doubtful Mind, Linden Centre for Contemporary Arts, Melbourne

 

Circle of Friends, Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth

 

 

2007

Video Lounge, curated by Cecilia Alemani, Artissima, Turin, Italy

 

iDAP (Digital Art Projects) QUT, Queensland Australia; Songzhuang Art Museum, Beijing; national tour of Japan (2008)

 

Intimacy, Ivan Dougherty Gallery, Sydney

 

Raised By Wolves, Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth

 

 

2006

Crowds / Conversations / Confessions, Art Gallery of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada

 

2006 Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art: ‘21st Century Modern’, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

 

Home Goal: Diversity in Contemporary Art from the Collection of Dr Dick Quan, Bathurst Regional Art Gallery, Bathurst

 

Fantastic Voyage, Kaliman Gallery, Sydney

 

Drawn from the Collection, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne

 

 

2005

Remote Control, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne

 

Press Pause: Recent Australian Video Installations, Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane

 

Pitch Your Own Tent: Art Projects / Store 5 / 1st Floor, Monash University Museum of Art, Melbourne

 

Gallery Artists, Kaliman Gallery, Sydney

 

 

2004/5

Anne Landa Award, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney

 

I thought I knew but I was wrong, an Asialink and Australian Centre for the Moving Image touring exhibition in Asia, including Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand; Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, Singapore; Ssamzie Space, Seoul, South Korea

 

 

2004

Slow Rushes, Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius, Lithuania

 

2004 Australian Culture Now, Australian Centre for the Moving Image, Melbourne

 

Swoon, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne

 

Living Together is Easy, Art Tower Mito, Mito, Japan and National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne

 

2004 Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art: Contemporary Photo-media, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

 

 

2003

The Future in Every Direction, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne

 

Gertrude Studios 2003, Gertrude Contemporary Art Spaces, Melbourne

 

Face Up – Contemporary Art from Australia, Hamburger Bahnhof – Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin, Germany

 

New 03, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne

 

Staring in the Dark, Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney

 

 

2002

Gertrude Studios 2002, Gertrude Contemporary Art Spaces, Melbourne

 

Melbourne Piece By Piece, Room, Rotterdam, the Netherlands

 

BitterSweet, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney

 

Love Stories, 1st Floor Artists and Writers Space, Melbourne

 

Art on Paper 02, Kaliman Gallery, Sydney

 

Happiness, Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts, Perth

 

Screen Life, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain

 

Connections, Contemporary Artists from Australia, House of Croatian Artists, Zagreb, Croatia

 

 

2001

Artful Park, Centennial Park, Sydney

 

Happiness, Adam Art Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand

 

hybrid forms, Netherlands Media Art Institute, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

 

 

2000

Heart On Your Sleeve, Plimsoll Gallery, Hobart

 

Outer Limits, Video lounge, Millennium Film Workshop, New York, USA

 

Rent, Overgaden – Institut for Samtidskunst, Copenhagen, Denmark, and Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne

 

Mayonnaise, 1st Floor Artists and Writers Space, Melbourne

 

Pixelvision, Collective Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland

 

 

1999

The Persistence of Pop, Monash University Gallery, Melbourne

 

The 1999 Moët & Chandon Touring Exhibition, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide; Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney; RMIT Gallery Storey Hall, Melbourne; National Gallery of Australia, Canberra

 

 

1998

Steven Birrel and David Rosetzky, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow, Scotland

 

Habitat, Centre for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne

 

Hype: Fashion Art and Advertising, RMIT Gallery Storey Hall, Melbourne

 

Likeness, 1st Floor Artists and Writers Space, Melbourne

 

All This and Heaven Too – 1998 Adelaide Biennial of Contemporary Art, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

 

 

1997

ambient (male) identity, Contemporary Art Centre of South Australia, Adelaide

 

Objects and Ideas: Revisiting Minimalism, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney

 

Juice, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney

 

 

1996

Lifestyle, 200 Gertrude Street, Melbourne

 

Primavera, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney

 

Jessica Rankin, David Rosetzky, 1st Floor Artists and Writers Space, Melbourne

 

 

1995

Blow Up, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney

 

David Rosetzky, Megan Woodward, 1st Floor, Melbourne

 

 

1994

1st Floor Group Show 2, 1st Floor Artists and Writers Space, Melbourne

 

 

1992

Hearts and Minds, Store 5, Melbourne

 

 

1990

10 Animals, Store 5, Melbourne

 

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Other projects

 

2003

Reservoir of Giving 1 & 2, collaboration with choreographer Lucy Guerin as part of Plasticine Park live dance performance at ACMI, Melbourne International Arts Festival

 

 

Commissions

 

2011

How to Feel, ACCA Commission, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne

2008

Lindsey, The Gertrude Edition, Gertrude Contemporary Art Spaces, Melbourne

 

Portrait of Cate Blanchett, commissioned for the opening of the new National Portrait Gallery, Canberra, with funds provided by Ian Darling

2004

Maniac de Luxe, commissioned by the Australian Centre for the Moving Image, Melbourne, for the exhibition 2004 Australian Culture Now

2003

Untouchable, commissioned by the Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne, for the exhibition New 03

 

 

Residencies

 

2011

CultureLAB, Arts House, Melbourne

2009

Australia Council Residency, Milan, Italy

1997

Artist in residence, Dunedin Public Art Gallery, Dunedin, New Zealand

1998/9

Artist in residence, Glasgow School of Art Masters Program, part of Morning Star Evening Star: Melbourne–Scotland Cultural Exchange

 

 

Collections

 

 

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney

 

Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

 

Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth

 

Australian Centre for the Moving Image, Melbourne

 

Ipswich Art Gallery, Ipswich

 

The Michael Buxton Contemporary Australian Art Collection, Melbourne

 

Monash University Museum of Art, Melbourne

 

National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne

 

National Gallery of Australia, Canberra

 

National Portrait Gallery, Canberra

 

Newcastle Art Gallery, Newcastle

 

Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane

 

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Selected Bibliography

 

2011

Modra, P, ‘How to feel’, The Age, 29 Aug

 

Rule, D, ‘David Rosetzky’s How to Feel at ACCA’, Broadsheet, 19 Aug, http://www.broadsheet.com.au/melbourne/arts-and-entertainment/article/david-rosetzkys-how-feel-acca

 

Palmer, D, ‘The difficulty of being oneself’, Art & Australia, Vol 48 No 3, Autumn 2011, pp 486–93

 

 

2010

Barrett, O, ‘David Rosetzky’, ART#1, exhibition catalogue, pp 20–1

 

Nelson, R, ‘Fantasy of an unsoiled present’, The Age, 30 Nov

 

Rule, D, ‘David Rosetsky: (heart) Forever’, Broadsheet, 10 Nov, http://www.broadsheet.com.au/melbourne/arts-and-entertainment/article/david-rosetzky-forever

 

Rule, D, ‘Around the Galleries’, The Age, 20 Nov

 

Vaughan, G, ‘David Rosetzky’, TWMA Contemporary 2010, exhibition catalogue, pp 22–3

 

 

2009

Dress Codes: The Third ICP Triennial of Photography and Video’, Dress Codes, exhibition catalogue, New York: International Center of Photography, 2009

 

Engberg, J, ‘Person incognita’, Art & Australia, Vol 46 No 4, Winter 2009, pp 584–5

 

Smith, R, ‘Beyond a Simple Fashion Statement’, The New York Times, Weekend, 8 Oct

 

 

2008

‘David Rosetzky’, in Current: Contemporary Art from Australia and New Zealand, edited by Art & Australia, Paddington, NSW: Dott Publishing, pp 280–3

 

Annear, J, ‘Blank Face’, Art & Australia, Vol 46 No 2, Summer 2008, pp 276–85

 

Chapman, C, ‘Being Cate’, Portrait 31, Autumn 2008, pp 28–30

 

Jinman, R, ‘Cate’s laid back approach to a digital portrait’, Sydney Morning Herald, 22 Nov, p 3

 

Millner, J, ‘Australian Video Art since 1980s’, Video Logic, exhibition catalogue, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney

 

Stephens, A, ‘Too close for comfort’, The Age, A2 section, 11 Oct, pp 16–7

 

Stephens, A, ‘An ever-shifting sense of self’, The Age, A2 section, 20 Dec, pp 12–3

 

Zagala, A, ‘David Rosetzky’, Art & Australia, Vol 46 No 3, Autumn 2009

 

 

2007

Cook, R, ‘Lifestyle Sublime: David Rosetzky’, Art Papers, Issue 32, Oct/Nov

 

Cook, R, ‘David Rosetzky’, Raised by Wolves, exhibition catalogue, Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth

 

Cook, R, Circle of Friends, exhibition catalogue, Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth

 

Dwyer, C, ‘50 Most Collectable Artists – David Rosetzky’, Australian Art Collector, Issue 39, Jan/Mar, pp 184–5

 

Webb, P, ‘Rosetzky’s consuming passion enacted with grace’, The Age, 20 Jun

 

Coslovich, G, ‘The tyranny of distance for Australian art, The Age, 7 Jul

 

 

2006

Sullivan, E, ‘Modernism is Back! 21st Century Modern: 2006 Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art’, Art Monthly, Issue 190

 

Glass, A, ‘David Rosetzky: Maniac De Luxe’, 21st Century Modern: 2006 Adelaide Biennial of Australia Art, exhibition catalogue, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

 

Michael, L, (ed), 21st Century Modern: 2006 Adelaide Biennial of Australia Art, exhibition catalogue, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

 

Zenko, D, ‘Taking technology over to the dark side’, Vue Weekly, 9 Mar, Alberta, Canada

 

Perram, R, Home Goal: Diversity in Contemporary Art from the Collection of Dr Dick Quan, exhibition catalogue, Bathurst Regional Art Gallery, Bathurst

 

 

2005

Dwyer, T; Huppatz, DJ and Tutton, S, ‘Camping and Tramping: 1st Floor Artists and Writers Space 1994–2002, Pitch Your Own Tent, exhibition catalogue, Monash University of Art, Melbourne, pp 74–104

 

Millner, J, ‘Anne Landa Award’, review, Contemporary Visual Arts & Culture Broadsheet, Vol 34 No 1, Mar–May

 

Brennan, B, ‘Video Hits’, profile, Vogue Living, Australia, May/Jun

 

Palmer, D, (ed), ‘Relations’, Photogenic: essays, photography, CCP 2000–2004, Melbourne: Centre for Contemporary Photography and Ellikon Press, pp 40–1

 

Zagala, M, Drawn from the collection, exhibition catalogue, National Gallery of Victoria, 2005, pp 16–7

 

Tutton, S, ‘David Rosetzky & the Art of Self Defence’, David Rosetzky, David Haines, exhibition catalogue, Contemporary Art Centre South Australia, Adelaide

 

Rhodes, K, Remote Control Contemporary Photomedia, exhibition catalogue, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne

 

Marsh, A, ‘Piercing the subject: 21C anxiety in the works of David Rosetzky’, Eyeline, Issue 57, pp 16–8

 

 

2004

Hill, P, ‘State of original cine’, The Sydney Morning Herald, Weekend, 8–9 Jan

 

Backhouse, M, ‘Drawn-out control quest’, The Age, Review section, 11 Dec, p 7

 

Nelson, R, ‘Australian Culture Now’, The Age, 23 Jun

 

Nelson, R, ‘Swoon’, The Age, review, 9 Jun

 

Coates, R, Swoon, exhibition catalogue, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne, p 34

 

Engberg J, Swoon, exhibition catalogue, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne, pp 3–4

 

Frost, A, ‘Trouble in Paradise’, Australian Art Collector, Issue 28, Apr–Jun, pp 74–7

 

Chapman, C, ‘Mesh, Artists Profile: David Rosetzky’, Contemporary Visual Arts & Culture Broadsheet, Vol 33, No 4

 

Strachan, L, ‘Taking a slow burn to phony lifestyles’, The Age, ‘Review’, 13 Mar, p 7

 

Engberg, J, ‘The last days of disco’, 2004 Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art: Contemporary Photo-media, exhibition catalogue, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

 

Wahjudi, C, ‘Face up – Contemporary Art from Australia’, review, Kunstforum International, No 168 Jan/Feb, pp 284–5

 

 

2003

Palmer, D, ‘New 03: David Rosetzky & Daniel von Sturmer’, Photofile, Issue 69

 

Engberg, J, ‘Loop-back, New Australian Art in Berlin’, Artlink, Vol 23 No 3

 

Engberg, J, New 03, exhibition catalogue, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne

 

Tunnicliffe, W, ‘Untouchable’, New 03 exhibition catalogue, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne

 

 

2002

Cook, R, ‘Happiness’, review, Contemporary Visual Arts & Culture Broadsheet, Vol 31, No 4

 

Geczy, A, ‘Crypto-realism’, Art Monthly Australia, issue 151

 

Storer, R, ‘Look At Me’, Photofile, issue 65, May

 

Genocchio, B, ‘Twitchy escapist impulses’, The Weekend Australian, May 4

 

Tunnicliffe, W, BitterSweet, exhibition catalogue, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney

 

Stipancic, B, Connections, Contemporary Artists from Australia, exhibition catalogue, House of Croatian Artists, Zagreb

 

Delany, M and Koop, S, Screen Life, exhibition catalogue, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid

 

 

2000/1

Klaosen, D, ‘Voyeurism, vulnerability and Elvis’, Real Time, Dec/Jan, p 31

 

Loxley, A, ‘A stroll in the park...’, Sydney Morning Herald, 5 Dec

 

Stanhope, Z, ‘Photogenic’, Weekender, exhibition catalogue, 1st Floor Artists and Writers Space, Melbourne

 

Day, C, Happiness, exhibition catalogue, Adam Art Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand

 

 

2000

Turner, R, and Xu, M, ‘Ten Takes’, Australian Style, Issue 50, pp 68–77

 

Hjorth, L, ‘Custom Made’, review, Artlink, Vol 20 No 3, pp 93–4

 

Rossiter, N, ‘Custom made confessions at CCP’, RealTime, No 38, Aug

 

Palmer, D, Custom Made, exhibition catalogue, Centre for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne

 

Tutton, S, Custom Made, exhibition catalogue, Centre for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne

 

Petrie, A, ‘The portraits that move’ Melbourne Yarra Leader, 14 Feb, p 3

 

Palmer, D, ‘Mayonnaise’, review, Frieze, No 53, Jun–Aug

 

Nelson, R, ‘Puff and nonsense’, review, The Age, 16 Feb

 

Nelson, R, ‘Signs jostle in a posh forum’, review, The Age, 14 Jun

 

Day, C, ‘Absorbing Summer Blend’, Like, Art Magazine, No 12

 

Day, C, ‘Interview with Peter Hill’, Photofile, No 59, Apr

 

Travis, L, ‘Signs of the Times, Art, Music and Fashion’, Good Thinking,

 

1st Floor Artists and Writers Space

 

Huppatz, DJ, ‘Lifestyle Portraits’, Good Thinking, 1st Floor Artists and Writers Space

 

 

1999

Brown, S, ‘Give me something to believe in’, Moët & Chandon Touring Exhibition, exhibition catalogue, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra

 

Travis, L, ‘Running for their lives’, The Age, Today Arts section, 23 Jun, p 7

 

Hudson, S, ‘Selling direct to the public’, Herald Sun, 20 Aug

 

 

1998

O’Connell, S, ‘Buttercup’, All This and Heaven Too – 1998 Adelaide Biennial of Contemporary Art, exhibition catalogue, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

 

Clabburn, A, ‘Breaking through the barriers to intimacy’, review, The Age, Living.Arts, 20 May

 

King, N, Private parts, exhibition catalogue, Monash University Gallery, Melbourne

 

Chapman, C, ‘The Real Deal’, Art & Australia, Vol 35 No 3, Autumn

 

McKenzie, R, ‘Being and Time; The New Existentialism’, Beaux Arts, No 168, May

 

 

1998/7

Porter, G, Society Lite, catalogue essay, Dunedin Public Art Gallery, Dunedin

 

DJ Huppatz, Society Lite, catalogue essay, Dunedin Public Art Gallery, Dunedin

 

 

1997

Tunnicliffe, W, Juice, exhibition catalogue, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney

 

Tutton, S, ‘The Real Thing’, Like, Art Magazine, No 2

 

Gibson, J, ‘Primavera 96’, review, Art + Text, Issue 56

 

 

1996

Cramer, S, Primavera 96, exhibition catalogue, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney

 

Tutton, S, ‘...And how does that make you feel?’, Primavera 96, exhibition catalogue, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney

 

Travis, L, Lifestyle, exhibition catalogue, 200 Gertrude Street, Melbourne

 

 

1995

King, N, Blow Up, exhibition catalogue, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney

 

Jelbart, ML, ‘A space of their own’, Herald Sun, 27 Sep, p 58

 

Dwyer, T, ‘Little han(d)s make light work’, Little Hans, exhibition catalogue, The Building 40 Project, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Melbourne

 

Dwyer, T, Tutton S and Walker, L, David Rosetzky, Megan Woodward, exhibition catalogue, 1st Floor Artists and Writers Space, Melbourne

 

 

1994

Chapman, C, Conceptual Vertigo, ‘New object art from Australia’, Midwest No 6, Dunedin, pp 31–5

 

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Grants and Prizes

 

2007

Creation Grant, Arts Development, Arts Victoria

2006

New Work Grant, Visual Arts Board, Australia Council

2005

Inaugural Anne Landa Art Award for Moving Image and New Media Art, Art Gallery of New South Wales

2003

Arts Victoria, Arts and Professional Development – Presentation

2002

Arts Victoria, Arts Development, Travel Grant

1999

Australia Council New Media Arts Fund, New Work

 

City of Yarra, Arts Grant

 

Arts Victoria, Arts Development, New Work

 

Besen Family Foundation, Arts Grant

 

 

David Rosetzky is represented by Sutton Gallery, Melbourne, Australia

 

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