Claire Healy and Sean Cordeiro Curriculum Vitae


Selected Exhibitions

2015 Upcoming

People like us; UNSW Galleries (touring), curated by Felicity Fenner
Imperial Slackers, CAC and SCA, curated by Nick Tsoutas and Michael Dagastino
Redlands Konica Minolta Art Prize 2015, National Art School
The Lost House, curated by Anthony Bond OAM

2014 Architects of Destruction, Gallery Wendi Norris, San Francisco
Venereal Architecture, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney
Habitat, Rimbun Dahan, Kuala Lumpur
Gallery Wendi Norris, Art Dubai, Dubai

2013 If you were to Live Here, Auckland Triennial, curated by Hou Hanru
Peripheral Visions: Contemporary Art from Australia, Garis and Hahn, New York
Claire Healy & Sean Cordeiro, UQ Art Museum, Brisbane
Tapestries of Disaster, Art Stage, Singapore
Wendi Norris Gallery, Art Dubai, Dubai
How Yesterday Remembers Tomorrow, curated by Mark Feary, Blue Mountains Cultural Centre, Katoomba

2012 Claire Healy & Sean Cordeiro, Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, Sydney
Ignition, Gallery Barry Keldoulis, Sydney
gbk @ART HK, Hong Kong
Excavation, Sydney Olympic Park, Sydney
Eye Candy, curated by Alan Sisley and Glenn Smith, Orange Regional Gallery

2011 Are We there Yet?, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington DC
Par Avion, Frey Norris Gallery, San Francisco
Future Furnishing, Nature Morte Gallery, Berlin
Un-Built Environs, Gallery Reis, Singapore
Drunken Clarity, Gallery Barry Keldoulis, Sydney
Basel Art Fair 2011, Basel
Art HK 11, Hong Kong
Art Stage, Singapore
Right to the City, Tin Shed Gallery, Sydney

2010 Where We’ve Been, Where We’re Going, Why. Gallery Barry Keldoulis, Sydney
The Ultimate Field Trip, Akiyoshidai International Artist Village, Japan
Once Removed, Campbelltown Arts Centre, Australia
Setouchi Art Festival, Setouchi, Japan
in[two]art, MRAG, Australia et al.
Your Move: Australian artists play chess, Bendigo Art Gallery, Australia et al.
A Work of Persol, Basel, Switzerland
Photography Group show, Galerie van der Mieden Antwerp

2009 Prems, La bf15, Lyon
Once Removed, 53rd La Biennale di Venezia
Zeigen, Temporäre Kunsthalle Berlin
Australian Art for Berlin, Gitte Wiese Gallery, Berlin
Armoury X09, Sydney
There Goes the Neighbourhood, Performance Space, Sydney
Terra Nullius, ACC Galerie Weimar and Halle 14 Leipzig, Germany

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2008 The Flats, Bicentennial Park Homebush Bay, Sydney
Contemporary Australia: Optimism, Gallery of Modern Art, Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane
Leading Lights, Ivan Dogherty Gallery, Sydney
Manual, Gitte Wiese Gallery, Berlin
In the Space of Elsewhere, Stanley Picker Gallery, Kingston University, London
Best of Discovery, shContemporary, Shanghai
GBK at Melbourne Art Fair, Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne North
Nothing of North Unknown , Galerie Alexandra Saheb, Berlin
Urban Jealousy, Tehran Biennial
Hijacked, Neunplus, Berlin
Contemporary Photography from Australia, Vytautas Magnus University, Kaunas, Lithuania
HK08 Art Fair, Hong Kong
Hijacked, FotoFreo, Art Source, Fremantle
Australian, Casula Powerhouse, Casula, Australia
Disruptive Colouration, Gallery Barry Keldoulis, Sydney

2007 gbk @ Silvershot, Melbourne
ABN AMRO Emerging Artist Award, Sydney
Paper Trail, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
Air de Berlin, Gallery AVU, Prague
eg. Plimsoll Gallery, Hobart
Slowing Down, Glen Eira City Council Gallery, Melbourne
Primary Producers, Performance Space at Carriage Works, Sydney
NEW07, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne
Sink, Universität der Künste, Berlin

2006 Strange Cargo, Necastle Regional Art Gallery, Newcastle, Australia
Adventures with Form in Space, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
New Acquisitions, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney
Custom Living, Gallery Barry Keldoulis, Sydney
Ten[d]ancy, Elizabeth Bay House, Sydney
Flat Pack, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin
Von Angels zu Riots, NewYorkRioTokyo, Berlin
GBK at Melbourne Art Fair, Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne
Flaming Youth, Orange Regional Gallery
Freedman Foundation Awards Exhibition, The Depot Gallery, Sydney
The Year in Art, S. H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney

2005 GBK at Span Galleries, Melbourne
Home Invasion, Gallery Barry Keldoulis, Sydney
Redneck Dreaming, The Lake Project, (TAV) Gallery, Taipei
From Space to Place, PICA, Perth, Australia
When the Bulls Fight, the Calves get Crushed, Siddhartha Gallery, Kathmandu, Nepal

2004 Deceased Estate, Glashaus Gallery, Weil am Rhein, Germany
Tollgate, Kunst Kiosk Kleinhungingen, Basel, Switzerland
Maintenance, From Space to Place, IASKA, Kellerberrin, Australia
Wasted Consumer Ritual, Cult Classic, Gertrude Contemporary Space, Melbourne
Work, Rest, Play(escape); Imperial Slacks Collective, Artspace, Sydney

2003 Package Tour, Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi, Sydney
Raiders of the Lost Ark, Master Major and (e)merging, Martin Place, Sydney
The Cordial Home Project, Artspace, Sydney
Dusk ‘till Dawn, Mirage, Perth Institute of Contemporary Art, Perth2002 Right Here Right Now, Slacking off, Imperial Slacks, Sydney
You Know You Want To, Playground, First Draft, Sydney
Domestic Bliss, Positive Overkill, Imperial Slacks Gallery, Sydney

2001 Oasis, Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi, Sydney
Jump Ship, Period, Blau Grau Gallery, Sydney
Location to Die For, Kudos Gallery, Sydney
Fixed Address,Temporary Fixtures, Artspace, Sydney
ShitHouse, Imperial Alliance, Imperial Slacks Gallery, Sydney
Formica Tower, National Helen Lempriere Sculpture Award, Werribee, Victoria

2000 Scuffstuff, Grey Matter Contemporary Art, Sydney
Makeshift, Downwardly Mobile, Imperial Slacks Gallery, Sydney
Cistern, Eighteen is Enough, Herringbone Gallery, Sydney

1999 Cistern, Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi, Sydney
Great Sights of the World, Absorbtion, Ava Galleries, Hymeji, Japan

1997 Vascular Papilla, Artspace, Sydney


Prizes, Grants and Residencies


2008 Australia Council, New Work Grant
2006 Anne and Gordon Samstag International Visual Arts Scholarships
2006 Australia Council, New Work Grant
2005 Australia Council, Künstlerhaus Bethanien GmbH, Berlin Residency
2005 Australia Council, Tokyo Residency
2005 NAVA Marketing Grant, co-recipient
2004 Australia Council, New Work Grant, co-recipient
2004 AGNSW Dyason Bequest, co-recipient
2003 Helen Lempriere Traveling Art Scholarship, co-recipient
2002 Australia Council, New Work - Emerging Artist Grant, co-recipient
2002 & 2001 Australia Council Artist Run Initiative Grant
2000 Australian Post Graduate Award
1997 Dr Gene Sherman Award - Sherman Galleries
1996 Muriel and Basil Hooper Scholarship - Art Gallery of New South Wales
1996 The Union Steel Award


2006 - 2007 Guest Artists, Universität der Kunste Berlin

2000 - 2004 Master of Fine Arts.
College of Fine Arts, University of New South Wales

1993 - 1997 Bachelor of Fine Arts, honours.
College of Fine Arts, University of New South Wales