Portrait of Garry Shead

Garry Shead

Born: 1942 in Sydney, New South Wales

Representation: Australian Galleries

Garry Shead in studio

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2005 Apotheosis of Ern Malley, Australian Galleries, Melbourne
2004 Apotheosis of Ern Malley, Hazlehurst Regional Gallery and Arts Centre, Sydney
2003 Ern Malley Series, Bathurst Regional Gallery – ceramic urns in collaboration with Lino Alvarez
Ern Malley Series, Australian Galleries, Sydney
Ern Malley Series, Greenaway Art Gallery, Adelaide
2001 Artist and Muse, Australian Galleries, Melbourne

Selected Awards

2004 Winner, Dobell Prize for Drawing
1997-98 Series of nine etchings The Royal Suite co-published by the artist and the Northern Territory University Printmaking Workshop
1994 Series of fifteen etchings The Kangaroo Suite co-published by the artist and Studio One Print Workshop, Canberra
1993 Awarded Archibald Prize
1987 Finalist, Doug Moran National Portrait Prize
1986 Winner, Mahlab Art Prize (New South Wales Law Society)
1981 Artist in residence, Michael Karolyi Foundation, Vence, France