Teo Treloar

1974 
Born Sydney, New South Wales

Qualifications

2005 
Masters of Visual Art, Sydney College of the Arts, New South Wales 
2003 
Bachelor of Visual Art (Honours), Sydney College of the Arts, New South Wales

Academic Employment

2013–present 
Lecturer in Visual Art, University of Wollongong, New South Wales 
2013 
Sessional Lecturer in Drawing. Faculty of Design and Architecture, University of Sydney 
2009–12 
Sessional Lecturer in Drawing, Sydney College of the Arts, University of Sydney

Solo Exhibitions

2019 
The Black Captain, Andrew Baker Art Dealer, Brisbane 
2016 
Black Geometry, Andrew Baker Art Dealer, Brisbane 
2014 
Dark Matter, Andrew Baker Art Dealer, Brisnbane 
Abstract, DNA Projects, Sydney 
2013 
A Willingness to Forget: New Drawings, DNA Projects, Sydney 
The Kingdom, Flinders Street Gallery, Sydney 
2012 
A Small Victory, Helen Gory Galerie, Melbourne 
2010 
The Science, Helen Gory Galerie, Melbourne; MOP, Sydney 
The Proposition, Flinders Street Gallery. Sydney 
This is not an exit, Boutwell Draper Gallery, Sydney 
2007 
On The Multiplicity of Wolves, First Draft, Sydney 
2006 
Fragments Drawing, Onefourteen Gallery, Sydney 
2005 
Tabloid Nation, Phatspace, Sydney

Selected Group Exhibitions

2019 
The National 2019: New Australian Art, Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, Sydney 
2018 
Fieldwork, ALASKA Projects, Sydney 
Couplings, Dominik Mersch, Sydney 
2017 
How to Disappear Completely, Garage Rotterdam, The Netherlands 
2016 
Dark Symmetries, PS Project Space, Amsterdam, The Netherlands 
2015 
Hazelhurst Art on Paper Award, Hazelhurst Regional Gallery, New South Wales 
2014 
Fractured Beauty, Wollongong City Gallery, New South Wales 
Processing, Alaska Projects, Sydney 
2013 
The Churchie National Emerging Art Prize, Griffith University Art Gallery, Brisbane 
2012 
Remarking remaking: contemporary Australian drawing connections, Blacktown Arts Centre, Sydney 
2009 
Southerly Buster, Hazelhurst Regional Gallery, New South Wales 
Fauvette Loureiro Memorial Artists Travel Scholarship, Sydney College of the Arts, New South Wales 
Works on Paper Award, Hazelhurst Regional Gallery, New South Wales 
2008 
ABN Amro Art Awards, ABN Amro Building, Sydney 
2006 
The War and the Cooked, PELT, Sydney 
The Thin Lead Line, Phatspace, Sydney 
Overt Compensation Reloaded, Depot Gallery, Sydney 
Dozen: Approaching Intimacy Miniatures, Ivan Dougherty Gallery, Sydney 
2005 
Hatched, PICA/Perth Institute of Contemporary Art, Perth 
Design Festa, Bus Gallery, Tokyo, Japan; Arts Aporia, Osaka, Japan

Awards and Grants

2017 
Finalist, Adelaide Perry Drawing Prize, PLC Gallery, Sydney 
2015 
Finalist, Works on Paper Award, Hazelhurst Regional Gallery, New South Wales 
2013 
Finalist, The Churchie National Emerging Art Prize, Griffith University Art Gallery, Brisbane 
Faculty Grant, Arts, Humanities and Law, University of Wollongong, New South Wales 
2009 
Finalist, Fauvette Loureiro Memorial Artists Travel Scholarship, Sydney College of the Arts 
Finalist, Works on Paper Award, Hazelhurst Regional Gallery, New South Wales 
2008 
Finalist, ABN Amro Art Awards, ABN Amro Building, Sydney 
2004–05 
Australian Post Graduate Award, Department of Education and Training, Canberra

Bibliography

Brand, Louise. Fractured Beauty [ex. cat.], Wollongong City Gallery, 2014 
Branson, James. ‘All By Myself In Solitary Confinement’, Sneaky, Issue 2, 6 November 2013 
Cunningham, Dr Daniel Mudie (editor). Sturgeon, Issue 2, 2014 
Fitzgerald, Michael. ‘The Kingdom’, The Sydney Morning Herald, Spectrum, October 2013 
Frost, Andrew. ‘I count the grains of sand’, Teo Treloar: Black Geometry [ex. cat.], Andrew Baker Art Dealer, Brisbane, 2016 
Hegardt, Björn. Fukt Magazine for Contemporary Drawing, Sydney, 2012 
Judd, Craig. ‘The National 2019: New Australian Art’, Artlink, 15 May 2019 
Kavanagh, ‘Teo Treloar’, The National: New Australian Art, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Carriageworks and Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, Sydney, 2019 
Li, Dr Wenmin and Syed, Dr Abdullah M. I. Remarking/Remaking: contemporary Australian drawing connections [ex. cat.], Blacktown Arts Centre, Sydney, 2012 
Kiely, Annemarie. ‘The Renaisance of Watercolour in Contemporary Art’, Vogue Living Australia, September–October 2010 
O'Sullivan, Jane. ‘Artist Interview: Teo Treloar’, Art Collector, 6 October 2010 
Riley, Jane. ‘Drawing in the 21st Centry’, The Innovative Household, 2010 Issue 
Rule, Dan. ‘Teo Treloar: A Small Victory’, The Age, 5 May 2012

Collections

National Gallery of Australia, Canberra 
Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, Sydney 
Artbank, Sydney