Sandra Selig

 

Born 1972 Seven Hills, New South Wales. Currently lives and works in Brisbane, Queensland

 

Education

 

   1997-99

Master of Arts (Research) Visual Arts, Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Brisbane

   1992-95

Bachelor of Arts (Visual Arts) with Honours, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane

 

Selected Solo Exhibitions

   2016

pattern ghost, Boxcopy, Brisbane
outsides
, Milani Gallery, Brisbane

   2014

interleaves, Milani Gallery, Brisbane

   2013

sleeping rainbow (interleaves), Sarah Cottier Gallery, Sydney

   2012

light gets in, Milani Gallery, Brisbane

enough, Sarah Cottier Gallery, Sydney

   2011

be some other material, Artspace, Sydney

   2010

lucid in the art of the unlikely, Milani Gallery, Brisbane

   2009

waves depend on us (light from Tokyo), Milani Gallery, Brisbane

   2008

invisible surround, Milani Gallery, Brisbane

   2007

surface of change, Bellas Milani Gallery, Brisbane

   2006

ground, Bellas Milani Gallery, Brisbane

circuit (installation), Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane

   2004

Light from elsewhere, The Gallery, Guernsey, United Kingdom

   2003

span (installation), Museum of Brisbane, Brisbane

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

  2016 

Sugar Spin: You, me, art and everything, Queensland Art Gallery/Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane
Gravity (And Wonder)
, Penrith Regional Gallery, NSW
Another Green World, Sarah Cottier Gallery, Sydney 

  2015

Kaleidoscopic Turn, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Luminous, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney
Writing Art, Artspace, Sydney 

   2014

Framed Movements, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne

Notes from the Field, Margaret Lawrence Gallery, Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne

   2012

Contemporary Australia: Women, Gallery of Modern Art | Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane

ExPost Triennial, Queensland University of Technology Art Museum, Brisbane

Gold Coast Art Prize, The Gold Coast Arts Centre, Gold Coast

Build Me a City, Australian Experimental Art Foundation, Adelaide

Sonic Spheres, Tarrawarra Museum of Art, Victoria

   2011

Ten Years of Contemporary Art: The James C Sourris AM Collection, GOMA, Brisbane

Cells and silos, Monash University Museum of Art, Melbourne

   2010

Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art: Before and after science, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide (with Leighton Craig)

Freehand: Recent Australian Drawing, Heide Museum of Modern Art, Melbourne

Zen to Kawaii: The Japanese Affect, Queensland University of Technology Art Museum, Brisbane

   2009

Avoiding myth & message: Australian artists and the literary world, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney

   2008

In the space of elsewhere, Stanley Picker Gallery, Kingston University, London

New08, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne

Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art: Handle with care, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

   2006

Paper, Perth Institute of Contemporary Art, Perth

POW (Personal Other World), Canberra Contemporary Art Space, Canberra

Prime, Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane

   2005

Primavera, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney

Temperature, Museum of Brisbane, Brisbane

   2003

Paper cuts, Monash University Museum of Art, Melbourne

 

Commissions

 

   2014

Echo Orbit, powder-coated aluminum and steel cable. Shade canopies, Brunswick St Mall, Brisbane. Brisbane City Council.

   2012

Cloud Wall, 12 x 1.5 x 6 m, steel and glass, internal/external sculptural wall. One One One Eagle Street, Brisbane. Cox Rayner Architects, Constructed by Arden.

   2011

Electron Screen, 23 x 4.5 m, laser cut, powder coated aluminum, external. Corner McLachlan St and James Street, Brisbane. George Group, Constructed by McLay Industries.

   2008

Continuum, 80 x 1.5 m suspended. Powder coated aluminum, colour filtered led light, Brisbane International Airport, Bligh Voller Nield, Constructed by Albert Smith Signs

   2004

Slowness of Light interior glass/light sculpture and wall relief (3 x 3 m, 7 x 3 x 3 m variable)

Saville Hotel, Brisbane. Stocklands, Fairweather Proberts Architects, Urban Art Projects

Stray Lines, tensioned PTFE, thread, piano tuning pegs, 3 separate works across 3 internal window voids (3 x 6 x 12 m each) Brisbane Magistrates Court. JAG, QLD Government Art Built-In, Cox Rayner Architects.

Dividing, exterior concrete screen, (12 x 6 m) Galleria Apartments, Brisbane. Fairweather Proberts Architects, Honeycombes, Urban Art Projects.

 

Residencies

 

    2008

Australia Council Studio, Overseas Studio Residency, Tokyo, Japan (awarded 2006)

    2004

International Artist in Residence Program, Guernsey College of Further Education, Art and Design, St Peter Port, Guernesy, UK

 

Collections

 

National Gallery of Australia, Canberra

Museum of Old and New Art, Hobart

Monash University, Melbourne

National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne

Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane

Queensland University of Technology Art Museum, Brisbane

Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney

Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

University of Queensland Art Museum, Brisbane