Zoe Young

  • Born 1978
  • Lives and works Bowral, NSW

EDUCATION

2012

  • Bachelor of Fine Arts, National Art School, Sydney

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018

  • 'The Sea is the Key, the Ocean is the Potion', Edwina Corlette Gallery, Brisbane
  • ‘Winter Soundtrack’ Olsen Gallery, Woollahra

2017

  • ‘The Orchard House’ Olsen Gallery, Woollahra
  • 'Space between Hours', Piermarq Gallery, Paddington

2015

  • 'Home', The Art Society, Southern Highlands

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018

  • Sydney Contemporary Art Fair, Edwina Corlette Gallery
  • '10th Anniversary Exhibition', Edwina Corlette Gallery, Brisbane
  • ‘2 x 2’ Olsen Gallery, Woollahra

2017

  • 'Artist Profile 10 Years of Australian Painting', Orange Regional Gallery

2015

  • 'Space between Hours', Piermarq Gallery, Paddington

2014

  • Geelong Grammar Alumni Exhibition Celebrating 100 Years of Creativity (Hung alongside Grandfather A.E Young)
  • 'Ladies The Paint The Art Society', Southern Highlands
  • Gold Graduates of the National Art School Exhibition, Studio W. Woolloomooloo
  • Burrawang Designer and Artists Festival (Invited Artist), Burrawang School of Arts, Burrawang
  • Celebrity Portrait Reveal, (Invited Artist), Bowral Art Gallery, Bowral

2012

  • National Art School Graduate Show, Sydney

AWARDS

2018

  • Winner, Portia Geach Memorial Art Prize, S.H. Erwin Gallery, Sydney
  • Finalist, Mosman Art Prize, Mosman Art Gallery, Sydney
  • Winner, Pirtek Still Life Award, Bowral Art Gallery
  • Finalist, Ravenswood Australian Women’s Art Prize, NSW
  • Finalist, Calleen Art Prize, The Cowra Regional Art Gallery

2017

  • Finalist, Portia Geach Memorial Art Prize, S.H. Erwin Gallery, Sydney
  • Finalist, Mosman Art Prize, Mosman Art Gallery, Sydney
  • Finalist, Salon des Refusés, S.H. Erwin Gallery, Sydney
  • Finalist, Veolia Mulwaree Creative Arts Scholarship
  • Finalist, Calleen Art Prize, Cowra Regional Art Gallery

2016

  • Finalist, Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales
  • Winner, Burrawang DnA Emerging Talent Award, Burrawang

2015

  • Finalist, Emerging Art Prize, Cooks Gallery, Newcastle
  • Finalist, Wingecarribee Art Prize, Southern Highlands, Bowral Art Gallery

2014

  • Highly Commended, Meroogal Women’s Art Prize, Sydney Living Museums
  • Finalist, Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales
  • Highly Commended, Yen Magazine Female Artist of the Year
  • Finalist, John Copes Prize for Portraiture, Bowral Art Gallery

2013

  • Highly Commended, John Briscoe Memorial Art Prize, Raglan Gallery, Cooma
  • Winner, Snowy Mountains Art Prize, Jindabyne Memorial Hall, Cooma

RESIDENCIES

2016

  • Artist in Residence, Momtri’s Villa Royale, Phuket, Thailand

2015

  • Artist in Residence, Winifred West Schools, Sturt/Frensham, Mittagong

2013

  • Artist in Residence, Wonderfest, Moss Vale

2012

  • Artist in Residence, Arthaus, Thredbo Village

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2018

  • ‘Lunch with Jill Dupleix’ Commissioned Portrait of Sydney Deputy Mayor Jess Miller for ‘Tabloid’ Cover First Isuue. (forthcoming publication)
  • 'In the moment with Zoe Young', Belle Magazine, Emily Usher, February 14

2017

  • 'Zoe's Special Place', The Australian, Alex Speed, December 16
  • 'Bright Young Things: Zoe Young', In/Out, Camilla Wagstaff, December 7
  • 'Zoe Young', Artist Profile, Bridget Mcleod, June 2
  • 'Zoe Young', The Design Files, Lucy Feagins, April 18
  • 'Country Style', The Style Diaries, August 7

2016

  • 'Portrait on Olympian purchased by Canberra Airport', City News, H. Musa, July
  • 'Striking artwork brightens up Canberra Airport', Travellers News, M. Evans, July
  • 'Zoe Young Portrait Of Snowboarder Torah Bright', The Canberra Times, C. Marshall, July
  • 'Zoe’s Archibald success', Southern Highland News, V. Lees, July

COLLECTIONS

  • Kosciusko, Thredbo
  • Berkelouw Books, Bendooley Estate
  • Canberra Airport Collection, Public Terminal
  • Servcorp Barangaroo
  • Serycorp Chicago, USA
  • Winifred West Schools (Frensham / Sturt)