Guy Warren

Born

1921 Goulburn, NSW, Australia

Studies

Pre-war Part-time study: J.S Watkins art school, Sydney
1947-1949 National Art School, Sydney, under the Commonwealth Rehabilitation Training Scheme
1950’s Part-time study Chelsea School of Art, London School of Art and Central School of Arts and Crafts, London.

Teaching, lecturing

1966-1973

School of Architecture, University of Sydney: Dept of Industrial Design, University of NSW

1973-1976

Inaugural full-time Director, University of Sydney Art Workshop

1976-1985

Principal Lecturer and Head of Painting, Sydney College of the Arts

1986-1988

Visiting Lecturer Postgraduate Studies, COFA, Sydney

1992-2002

Director, University of Wollongong Art Collection

Solo Exhibitions

2018

Works on paper, Curated by Luke Sciberras, King Street Gallery on William, Sydney

2016

“Genesis of a painter: Guy Warren at 95” National Trust S.H Ervine   Gallery, Sydney

2015

”Dust of Memory” Olsen Irwin Gallery, Sydney

2015

“On the Road” Olsen Irwin Works on Paper Gallery

2012

“Work from the Dry Country” Rex Irwin Galleries, Sydney

2011

Rex Irwin Art Dealer, Sydney

2009

Rex Irwin Galleries, Sydney

2008

BMG Galleries, Adelaide. United Galleries, Perth

2007

Annandale Galleries, Sydney. BMG Galleries, Adelaide

2006

Annandale Galleries, Sydney

2005

Axia Modern Art, Melbourne

2004

Australian Art Resources, Sydney. Solander Galleries, Canberra

2003

Annandale Galleries, Sydney. Axia Modern Art, Melbourne

2003-2004

“Presence and Landscape – Guy Warren in Retrospect: — retrospective exhibition of works covering 60 years of art practice (a Mosman Art Gallery exhibition touring to six NSW regional art galleries).

2002

University of Wollongong – retrospective exhibition of watercolours

2001

“A Painter’s Journey” – retrospective exhibition, Cairns Regional Art Gallery, Queensland

2000

Annandale Galleries, Sydney; Solander Galleries, Canberra

1998

“Out of Australia – Australian Contemporary Painting”, Shanghai

1997

Annandale Galleries, Sydney

1995

Asia & Oceania Influence, Ivan Dougherty Gallery, Sydney

1994

Carried out a series of sky drawings above Sydney Harbour, using an aeroplane (Cessna 183), cloudless sky, vapour, sun and wind, at 14,000 feet. Repeated 2005 above the ocean at Bondi, NSW

1994

Solander Galleries, Canberra. 1992. BMG Fine Arts, Adelaide; Von Bertouch Galleries, Newcastle. 1991: Macquarie Galleries. Sydney

1989-1992

“Person, Place and Process – a Survey of the Work of Guy Warren” – travelling exhibition to six major NSW Regional Aft Galleries

1989

Manning Regional Art Gallery, Taree, NSW.; Macquarie Galleries, Sydney

1987

Macquarie Galleries, Sydney. 1086: Macquarie Galleries, Sydney. 1984: Quentin Galleries, Perth. 1983: Stuart Gerstmann Galleries, Melbourne; Gallery A, Sydney (“Recent Works from New York”). 1982: Gallery A, Sydney

1981

Von Bertouch Galleries, Newcastle. 1980: Gallery A, Sydney

1980

Gallery A, Sydney

1977

“Guy Warren – Survey, 1955-77”. Newcastle Region Art Gallery (Newcastle) and Paddington Town Hall Art Centre, Sydney

Selected Group Exhibitions

2015

Nicholas Thompson Gallery, Melbourne

2014

Across the Water: China-Australia Modern Masters of Watercolour, Quanhua, China; Shenzhen

2014

Fine Art Museum, Shenzhen, China; Juniper Hall, Sydney

2013

“Not the Way Home — 13 Artists Paint the Desert,” New England Regional Art Museum and then to the S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney; StellaDowner Gallery, Sydney; Buratti Fine Art, Perth

2013

Australian Watercolour Unstitute 90th Annual Exhibition, Gosford Regional Gallery, NSW

2012

Tradition and Transformation: Taiwan-Australia Watercolour Exibition, Taichung, China; Mosman Art Gallery, Sydney

2011

Taiwan International Watercolour Exhibition, Robeson Gallry, Pennsylvania, Carollton Cultural Art Center, Georgia, and the Chung-shan National Art Gallery, Taipei

2011

An Approach to the Landscape (Fransella, Murphy, Warren) Axia Modern Art, Melbourne

2010

Wattle, Rose and Thistle: The Finest Watercolourists of Australia, England and Scotland. Also at the Wollongong Regional Art Gallery, Sydney; Wagner Gallery, Sydney; Bankside Gallery, London

2010

Australian Masters, Solander Galleries, Canberra

2009

“Heads” Rex Irwin Galleries, Sydney

2008

“Important Drawings, Prints and Ceramics” Rex Irwin Galleries, Sydney

2008

“Lines of Fire: Armed Forces to Art School” National Art School, Sydney

2005

“Moist” – Australian Watercolours, ANG, Canberra; “Important Works on Paper and Sculpture” Rex Irwin Gallery, Sydney