DON RANKIN

Don Rankin's CV

Browsing the Art Newspaper, April 2010, Photograph by David Zhu

BIOGRAPHY
1947 Born at Henley Beach, Adelaide.
1965 – 1969 Adelaide University
1971 – 1974 Drawing and printmaking at SA School of Art (part-time)
1970 – 2003 Teacher in secondary schools in SA
2004 – Full time artist

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2016 Blumen Abstraktes and other things…, BMG ART, Adelaide
2014 Still life paintings, BMG ART, Adelaide
2013 Natural world, Eva Breuer Art Dealer, Sydney
2011 The Poppy Project 2011, Eva Breuer Art Dealer, Sydney
2009 Dead calm, Eva Breuer Art Dealer, Sydney
2007 Studio Fictions, Eva Breuer Art Dealer, Sydney
2005 The relationship between things, Cube Contemporary Art, Adelaide
2005 Small paintings, a SALA Festival exhibition at Folio/Foliage, Adelaide
2003 Be still my soul, Cube Contemporary Art, Adelaide
2001 Greenaway Art Gallery, Adelaide
1998 Greenaway Art Gallery, Adelaide
1978 Warehouse Galleries, Melbourne
1977 Contemporary Art Society of SA gallery (now CACSA), Adelaide

RECENT GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2010 On Form, Hill Smith Gallery, Adelaide
2008 The art of food and wine, Fleurieu Biennale, SA
2006 Still Lives (with Lisa young and Gerry Wedd), Adelaide Central Gallery
2006 Spring Art, Loreto art exhibition, Adelaide
2004 2004:The year in art, S.H.Ervin Gallery, Sydney
2004 Still, Cube Contemporary Art, Adelaide
2004 Still-Life still lives, Rex Irwin Art Dealer, Sydney
2004 SALA Festival exhibition, Cube Contemporary Art, Adelaide
2003 Adelaide Contemporary, Eva Breuer Gallery, Sydney
2003 14 paintings, Cube Contemporary Art, Adelaide
2002 You thought you knew, Cube Contemporary Art, Adelaide
2001 Prospect Portrait Prize, Prospect Gallery, Adelaide

ART PRIZES
2012
Finalist, Waterhouse Prize, SA Museum
Finalist, Geelong Contemporary Art Prize, Geelong Gallery, Victoria
Finalist, Eutick Memorial Still Life Award, Coffs Harbour Regional Art Gallery (People’s Choice award), NSW

2008
Finalist, Fleurieu Biennale (The art of food and wine), SA

COLLECTIONS
University of South Australia, Adelaide
Flinders University, Adelaide
Musica Viva, Sydney

BIBLIOGRAPHY
McCulloch’s Encyclopedia of Australian Art 2006 edition

This Page Updated: 24 August 2016