Jake Walker

JAKE WALKER
Born 1971 Wellington, NZ

Solo Exhibitions
2016
The Suggested Things, Hamish McKay, Wellington
Unemployment Works, Station, Melbourne
2015
Jake Walker, Sydney Contemporary
GOING OVER, The Young, Wellington
2014
The Town Belt. City Gallery, Wellington,
Jake Walker, Art Basel, Hong Kong
2013
Painting Questions, Gallery 9, Sydney
2012
Paintings And Relief, Utopian Slumps, Melbourne
Painting And Relief, Studio 12, Gertrude Contemporary
2011
Owner Builder, Utopian Slumps, Melbourne
Paintings, Gallery 9, Sydney
2009
Have a Go, Gallery 9, Sydney
2008
New Past Painting Group, James Dorahy Project Space, Sydney

Group Exhibitions
2016
The Young Ones, The Young, Wellington
2014
5 Perspectives, The Young, Wellington
Never-Never Land, Roslyn Oxley Gallery, Sydney
Assembly, Margaret Lawrence Gallery VCA, Melbourne
Utopian Slumps Suite, Spring 1883 Fair, Windsor Hotel, Melbourne
9 Paintings Presentation, Incidents Above The Bar, The Alderman, Melbourne

2013
Melbourne Now, NGV Melbourne
2012
Ode To Form, Westspace, Melbourne
The Lie Of The Land, Australian Embassy Gallery, Washington DC
Gertrude Studio Artists Show, Gertrude Contemporary, Melbourne
Place Of Assembly, Schoolhouse Studios, Melbourne
2011

Reason and Rhyme, Gertrude Contemporary, Melbourne
Reason and Rhyme Part 2, St Paul St Gallery, Auckland
Group Show, Gallery 9, Sydney
Text and Context, CarriageWorks, Sydney
The New Arcadia, Lismore Regional Gallery
Studio Artists show, Gertrude contemporary, Melbourne

2010
Points of View, Tolarno Galleries, Melbourne
Territorial Pissings, Utopian Slumps, Melbourne
Notfair 2010, Melbourne
Texticles, Melbourne Art Fair, Melbourne
The Painting Group, Utopian Slumps, Melbourne
2009
I’m Worse at what I do Best, Paramatta Artists Studios, Sydney
Jacob Walker + Simon Blau, Gallery 9, Sydney
Visage, Firstdraft, Sydney
Texticles, TCB, Melbourne
First Show, Cosmic Battle for your Heart, Sydney

Awards + Residencies

Gertrude Contemporary Studio Artist 2010-12
2011,Maddocks Award finalist
2010,Arkley Award winner
2010RBS Emerging Artists Prize, highly commended
2009,BSG Small Works Prize winner
Blake Prize finalist

Collections
Auckland Art Gallery(Chartwell Trust)
Art Bank
Joyce Nissan
Musuem Of New Zealand, Te Papa Tongarewa
Wellington City Council collection
James Wallace Art Trust, Auckland