Bio/CV

 

 

Peter McLean – Curriculum Vitae

 

Education

2006-2009

Bachelor of Visual Art Honours (first class), Australian National University School of Art

1989-1992 Bachelor of Science Honours (first class), University of Queensland

 

Solo Exhibitions

2015

Worth its Weight in Gold, M16 Chute Space, Canberra

 

The Endless Transience of Being, Megalo Printstudio + Gallery, Canberra

2013 In The Wilderness, Glen Innes Art Gallery, NSW
  In Place, Brisbane Institute of Art
2012 Fog and Faultlines, Megalo Print Studio and Gallery, Canberra
2011 Preserved Disintegrations, The Front, Canberra
2008 Solitary, Mimosa Gallery, Glen Innes NSW
2006 Peter McLean Screenprints, Hyatt Hotel, Canberra
2005 Room to Move, Mimosa Gallery, Glen Innes NSW
2002 Autumn/Winter, Mimosa Gallery, Glen Innes NSW
2001 Dashed on the Rocks, Mapleton Artspace, Queensland

 

Group Exhibitions (selected)

2017

Nature of Print, Maroochy Bushlands Botanic Gardens, Qld.

The Plate Show, M16 Artspace, Canberra

Pareidolia: Cloud Gazing, Megalo Print Studio + Gallery, Canberra

Natural Characters, The Press Gallery, Queanbeyan NSW

2016 SOA Pro, Foyer Gallery, ANU School of Art, Canberra
  Bonsai+Print, Megalo Print Studio + Gallery
2015 Bimblebox 153 Birds: Impress Print Workshop and State Library of Queensland, Brisbane
  Making the Point, Left Hand Gallery, Braidwood, NSW
2014 Collectables 2014, Maleny Printmakers, Maleny
  Sister Cities Printmaking, Maroochy Bushland Botanic Gardens
2013 Newsprint, Megalo Print Studio and Gallery, Canberra
 

Libris Awards, Artspace Mackay

Diversity in Print, Royal Queensland Artists Society, Brisbane

Making the Cut, Left Hand Gallery, Braidwood, NSW

Broad, ANU School of Art Foyer Gallery, Canberra

Articulate Art Prize, University of Newcastle, NSW

Leftovers IV, Applestick Contemporary Art, Victoria

2012 M16 Drawing Prize, M16 Artspace, Canberra
  BSG Work on Paper Prize, Bruswick Street Gallery, Fitzroy
2011 Manly Library Artists Book Awards, Manly, NSW.
  Alone Off The Press, The Left Hand Gallery, Braidwood, NSW
2010 String Books, The Left Hand Gallery, Braidwood, NSW 
 

Fremantle Arts Centre Print Awards, Fremantle, Western Australia

Loupe, Megalo Print Workshop, Canberra

Systematic, M16 Artspace, Canberra

Weereewa Works on Paper Prize, Kiku Arts Gallery, Bungendore.

2009 ANU School of Art Graduate Exhibition 
 

Presence and Contemplation, M16 Artspace, Canberra

Light Industrial, M16 Artspace, Canberra

2007 M16 Drawing Prize, M16 Artspace, Canberra
2006 Recent Acquisitions: photographs and prints, Wagga Wagga Regional Art Gallery
  Under Urban Influence, Mimosa Gallery, Glen Innes, NSW
2005 CPM National Print Awards, Murwillumbah, NSW
2002 What is a Print, Gallery of the Quebec Printmaking Council, Montreal, Canada
  Sewn, Bound & Flown, University of Wollongong, NSW

 

Awards and Prizes

2013 Royal Queensland Artists Society, Diversity in Print Awards, second prize
  ARTiculate Prize, University of Newcastle, first prize
2012 Fiskars Artist’s Cooperative Residency, Finland
  Artstart Grant, Australia Council for the Arts
2011 J. B. Blunk Residency, California
2010 Weereewa Works on Paper Prize, First Prize
  Feemantle Arts Centre Print Awards, Finalist
2009 ANU Emerging Artist Support Scheme, Front Gallery Award
  ANU Emerging Artist Support Scheme, Ampersand Duck Studio Residency
2008 M16 Drawing Prize, First Prize

 

Professional Experience

2017 Australian National University - Sessional Lecturer
2014-2017 Australian National University School of Art - Technical Officer
2010-2014 National Art School, Sydney – Sessional Lecturer
2009-17 Megalo Print Studio, Canberra – Workshop Tutor
2011 Megalo Print Studio, Canberra – Acting Press Studio Manager
2010 Australian National University School of Art – Sessional Lecturer
2008-11 Megalo Print Workshop – Technical Assistant
2005 Hands On Studio - Tutor, art classes for people with intelectual disabilities

 

Media

 

Reviews

The Canberra Times:Sasha Grishan  Click Here.

 

 

Interviews Raw Ink Magazine, Issue 20, May 2013

 

Public and Corporate Collections

 

 

Canberra Museum and Gallery

State Library of Queensland

Wagga Wagga Regional Gallery, NSW

Artspace Mackay, Qld

KPMG

Lucid Art Foundation, California

Glen Innes Art Gallery, NSW