PETER D COLE

 

CURRICULUM VITAE
1947  •  Born in Gawler, South Australia
1965-68  •  Diplomain Fine Art (Sculpture), South Australian School Of Art
1970  •  Moved to Melbourne
1970  •  Presently living in Kyneton Victoria

INDIVIDUAL EXHIBITIONS
1970  •  Pinacotheca, Melbourne
1980  •  Ewing and George Paton Galleries , Melbourne
1983  •  United Artists Gallery, Melbourne
1984-91   •  Annual exhibitions at Macquarie Galleries, Sydney
1986  •  Realities Gallery, Melbourne
1990  •  William Mora Gallery, Melbourne
1994  •  Australian Galleries, Sydney
1995  •  Carpenter Centre for the Visual Arts, Harvard University, USA
1997  •  Steele Gallery, New York USA
1998  •  Australian Galleries, Melbourne
2000  •  Australian Galleries Works on Paper Gallery Melbourne
2001  •  Calder Lister gallery Perth
2001  •  Australian Galleries, Sydney
2002  •  Australian Galleries Works on Paper Gallery, Sydney
2002  •  Australian Galleries works on paper Gallery, Melbourne
2003  •  John Buckley, Melbourne
2004  •  Calder Lister Gallery, Perth
2006  •  John Buckley, Melbourne
2006  •  Australian Galleries, Sydney
2007  •  Lister Gallery, Perth
2007  •  John Buckley, Melbourne
2009  •  John Buckley, Melbourne
2011  •  John Buckley, Melbourne                                
2012  •  Lister Gallery, Perth
2013•  Australian Galleries, Sydney
2016•  Australian Galleries, Melbourne

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
1967-68  •  Contemporary Arts Society, Adelaide
1970  •  Mildura Sculpture Triennial, Mildura
1981  •  Australian Sculpture Triennial, Melbourne
1984  •  Australian Sculpture Triennial, Melbourne
1985  •  Mildura Sculpture Triennial, Mildura
1987  •   The Lewers Bequest and Penrith Regional Art Gallery
1988  •  Mildura Sculpture Triennial, Mildura
1989  •  Tasmania Touring Exhibition
1990  •  Australian Sculpture Triennial, Melbourne
1991  •  William Mora Gallery, Melbourne
1992  •  Powell Street Galleries, Melbourne
1992  •  Chicago International Art Fair, Chicago USA
1992  •  Editions Gallery, Melbourne
1995-02  •  Australian Galleries, Melbourne
1999  •  Calder Lister Gallery, Perth
1999  •  Volume and Form, Singapore
2001   •  Nocturne Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery
2002  •  Tokyo Designers Block Idee, Tokyo
2003  •  National Sculpture Prize and Exhibition, National Gallery of Australia
2003  •  Bendigo Art Gallery Site Unseen
2003  •  McClelland Survey & Award 2003
2003  •  This was the future Aust sculpture of the 1950s, 60s, 70s + Today Heide Museum of Modern Art
2006  •  Christmas exhibition John Buckley, Melbourne 2007                            
2006  •  McClelland Survey & Award

COLLECTIONS
ANZ Bank
Art Bank                                                
Australian National Gallery, A.CT.             
Bankers Trust
Crown Casino, Melbourne
Caulfield City Council, Melbourne    
Clayton Utz, Sydney, Melbourne
Deakin University
Ernst and Young, Melbourne
Freshwater Place, Melbourne
Heide Museum of Modern Art             
Mildura Regional Gallery, Mildura
Monash University, Melbourne
McClelland gallery
Newcastle Regional Art Gallery         
Parliament House, Canberra
Phillip Morris Corp. Melbourne         
Potter Warburg, Melbourne
Powercorp Melbourne                        
Royal Pines, Gold Coast
University of Queensland
Wollongong Regional Art Gallery
Westpac Banking Corporation

AWARDS
1968  •  H.P. Gill Medal, South Australian School of Art, Adelaide.
1968  •  Contemporary Art Society Drawing Prize, Adelaide.
1995  •  Aust Institute of Landscape Architecture, Award of Merit for Foundation Park, The Rocks, Sydney
1996-95  •  Australian National Trust Heritage Award for Foundation Park, The Rocks, Sydney

BIBLIOGRAPHY
1970  •  Art and Australia, vol. 8 no 1, June
1980  •  Age, 13 May (Architecture column)
1981  •  Australian Sculpture Triennial, Melbourne (catalogue)
1985  •  Graeme Sturgeon, Sculpture, The Story of the Mildura
1985  •  Sculpture Triennial, 1961 - 1982
1985  •  Mildura City Council, Mildura,1985
1984  •  Australia Sculpture Now, Australian Sculpture Triennial, Melbourne (catalogue)
1986  •  Interior Design, issue 5
1986  •  Craft Art vol. 5, Autumn issue
1987  •  Interior Design issue 13
1988  •  World Expo 88 Collection, Brisbane (catalogue)
1988  •  New Art 11, Neville Drury, Craftsman House, Sydney    
1990  •  On Site Sculpture, Australian Sculpture Triennial, Melbourne (catalogue)
1990  •  Age Entertainment Guide, 18 September
1991  •  Sydney Morning Herald, 10 May (review)
1993  •  Age, Good Weekend, 12 June
1994  •  New Sculpture, Neville Drury, G+B Arts International LTD. distributed by Craftsman House, Sydney
1994  •  Peter DCole Sculpture and Works on Paper 1992-1994, Australian Galleries (catalogue)
1996  •  Channel 9 Sunday Programme, 3 September
1999  •  Sculpture [USA Art publication] Sept issue 1999\
2007  •  Sculpture USA Art publication] Jan – Feb issue 2007

PUBLIC COMMISSIONS
World Expo 1988 ,Brisbane BHP and Transfield Corporation
200 metre sculptural walk painted steel. relocated on south bank Brisbane.
Darling Harbour, Sydney - Commissioned large scale bronze sculpture
Caulfield City Council - Melbourne suspended sculpture
Hamilton Regional Gallery, Victoria - Permanently located Bronze and stone sculpture
Chifley Tower, Sydney - Permanently located sculpture in Bent street lobby commissioned by owners      
Foundation Park, The Rocks, Sydney - Design of park and construction of elements for Foundation Park.                                              Worked in consultation with Sydney Cove Authority. 
1995 Australian Institute of Landscape Architecture, Award of Merit, Foundation Park,The Rocks, Sydney
1996 Australian National Trust Heritage Award for Foundation Park
Queensland Police Headquarters Brisbane - Large suspended sculpture worked in consultation with Bligh Voller architects.
Thredbo Alpine VillageLarge painted steel outdoor sculpture
Brisbane International Airport Worked in consultation with Bligh Vollerarchitects and Jean Battersby, ArtConsultant on large suspended sculptures and series of wall installations
Bank of Melbourne, 360 Collins Street Melbourne, Large free standing sculptural screen - worked in consultation with architects Bates Smart McCutcheon
Opera Quays Sydney, Two large suspended sculptures adjacent to collonade to Opera House.
Worked in consultation with Andrew Andersons of Peddle Thorpe. Part of Sydney Cove Sculpture walk. 
City Recital Hall, Angel Place Sydney, Freestanding Sculpture
Tapestry Workshop commissioned tapestry for McClelland Gallery Victoria
Channel 7 "Pixillated Landscape" 2001 wall installation mixed media and light.
Lake Sculpture Shepparton 2002
Department for the Environment, John Gorton Building Canberra 2003
Chadstone Shopping Center Melbourne
Freshwater Place Southbank Melbourne
Heide Museum of Modern Art Ken Fletcher Memorial Sculpture
Unipark Monash
Price Waterhouse Coopers Melbourne Collection
City of Stonnington, ‘That’ s life’, Windsor Railway Station precinct, Melbourne 2015