LOUISE TATE

CV

b. 1992, lives and works in Melbourne, Australia

EDUCATION

2016     Bachelor of Fine Art with 1st Class Honours / RMIT University

2014     Semester abroad / Utrecht School of the Arts, The Netherlands


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2020     TBA  / Sophie Gannon Gallery, Melbourne (forthcoming)
             TBA / Metro Gallery, Melbourne (forthcoming two person exhibition)
             Getting warmer / Boom Gallery, Geelong (forthcoming)
             In the midst of disappearing / Jan Murphy Gallery, Brisbane (online exhibition)
2018     History is a variable narrative / SEVENTH Gallery, Melbourne
2017     Intimacies / Boom Gallery, Geelong
2016     Like a lingering silence, the solitude / 69 Smith Street Gallery, Melbourne
            An irrational tenderness for inanimate objects / First Site Gallery, Melbourne

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019     Summer 2019  (online show), Jan Murphy Gallery, Brisbane
             The churchie national emerging art prize curated by Naomi Blacklock / The Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane
             Here: A Bit of Everywhere and Everyone They've Been curated by Vanessa Kowalski / NARS Foundation, Brooklyn NY, U.S.A.
             Seventh Gallery Fundraiser / SEVENTH Gallery, Melbourne
2018     Memory and Paint / Boom Gallery, Geelong
             Salon Gallery Warming / Gallery Salon, Melbourne
2017     The Macfarlane Fund / Stockroom Space, Kyneton VIC
2016      Boom Christmas Show / Boom Gallery, Geelong
             RMIT Honours Graduate Exhibition / RMIT University, Melbourne
             Hornsby Art Prize / Wallorobba Arts and Cultural Centre, Hornsby NSW
             Current / Boom Gallery, Geelong
             Emerging Artist Award / fortyfivedownstairs, Melbourne
             Green / Boom Gallery, Geelong
             Summer Projects IV / Boom Gallery, Geelong
2015      End of Year Prize Show / 69 Smith Street Gallery, Melbourne
             Graduate Exhibition / RMIT University, Melbourne
             Light and Shade / GreySpace: RMIT, Melbourne
2014     Foreingers / Kuub 99, Utrecht, The Netherlands

RESIDENCIES

2019     Artist Residency, NARS FoundationBrooklyn NY, U.S.A.
2017     Artist Residency, The Macfarlane Fund, Kyneton VIC

AWARDS / PROJECTS

2020     Finalist, The Hopper Prize
2019     Semi-finalist, The Doug Moran National Portrait Prize, Juniper Hall, Sydney
             Finalist, the churchie national emerging art prize, the Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane
             Semi-finalist, The Brett Whitely Travelling Art Scholarship, Brett Whitely Studio, Sydney
             Highly Commended, Contemporary Art Awards, online exhibition
2017     Emerging Writers Program, SEVENTH Gallery, Melbourne
2016     Finalist, Hornsby Art Prize, Wallarobba Arts and Cultural Centre, Hornsby NSW
             Finalist, Emerging Artist Award, fortyfivedownstairs, Melbourne
2015     Winner (Student Section), End of Year Prize show, 69 Smith Street Gallery, Melbourne


TEXTS / PUBLICATIONS

2020     Simone Agius, comfort in creativity, simétrie, 13 April
             Hopper Prize Finalist Interview, The Hopper Prize, 26 March
2019     Lois Hazel, Monday Muse: Louise TateLois Hazel - Honest Women Series, 29 September
             Gyun Hur & Louise Tate, Louise Tate's gardenfLoromancy online journal, 22 September
             Elle Murrell, Influential Australian Women Star In National Portrait Prize ShortlistThe Design Files, 13 September
             Naomi Blacklock, "the churchie national emerging art prize 2019," catalogue essay, Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane
             Di Erlichman, "Louise Tate: A Fiction of Others," Contemporary Art Awards
2018     Sophie Morrow, "Girl from Chios Goes Soul Searching," Exhibition Essay for History is a variable narrative, SEVENTH Gallery
2017     Louise Tate, "You're a complex Freudian hallucination having something to do with my mother, but you have very lovely legs and you’re a very nice tiny person," SEVENTH Emerging Writers Program
2016     Voiceworks issue 103: Bang


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