Portrait of Luke Roberts

Luke Roberts

Born: 1952 in Alpha, Queensland

Representation: Philip Bacon Galleries (Brisbane)

Luke Roberts in studio
2003 UFO, Public Art Commission, West End, Brisbane
2002 Australian Representative, Biennale of Sydney
2001 Master of Fine Arts degree, Queensland University of Technology
1996 Fellowship Residency, P.S.1, Institute of Contemporary Art, New York
1995 Prize-winner, Mary MacKillop: A Tribute, Powerhouse Museum, Sydney
1989 New Image Research Award, Australian Film Commission
1989 Co-Director AGLASSOFWATER, Brisbane
1984-87 lived and worked in Europe
1979-80 Co-Director, E.M.U., experimental art space, Brisbane
1972-74 Queensland College of Art, Brisbane
1971 Julian Ashton, Sydney

Selected Exhibitions

2006 Alpha Paintings (Frontiers), Philip Bacon Galleries, Brisbane
Queensland Live
, Queensland Art Gallery touring exhibition
2005 Baroque and Neo-Baroque. The Hell of the Beautiful_, Domus Artium (DA2) Salamanca, Spain
Smoke and Mirrors_, Queensland Art Gallery
Beyond Real
, Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney
2004 Don’t call it Performance, El Museo del Barrio, New York
2003 No lo Llames Performance_, Renia Sofia, Madrid and touring Spain
_Missing Person: Alice Jitterbug
Photographed, Bellas Gallery
2002 Greeting from Amnesia: Mu Pavilion @ 4am installation, Sydney Biennale, MCA
Aloha Eloha, Stranger Than Fiction, Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney
2001 1+1=8, Bellas Gallery, Brisbane
2000 Ecce Homo: These are our bodies, this is our blood_, Artspace, Sydney
_Dressed up for Paradise (Beyond the Great Divide)
, Bellas Gallery, Brisbane