MILES HALL

Born Canberra, Australia 1974
Currently lives and works in Montpellier, France
Lecturer in Painting and Drawing at l'Ecole Supérieure des Beaux Arts, Montpellier Contemporain


STUDIES

2010 •Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Queensland College of Art, Griffith University
2005 •Diplôme National Supérieur d’Expression Plastique (DNSEP) Ecole Supérieure des Beaux-Arts, Montpellier, France
1997 • Bachelor of Fine Art (Painting Major) Queensland College of Art, Griffith University
1995 • Diploma of Fine Art (Painting and Drawing) Recipient of the John Olsen Scholarship The Julian Ashton Art School, Sydney


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018 • Old World Painting, Galerie AL/MA, Montpellier, France
• Open Ground, Jan Manton Art, Brisbane, Australie
2017 • Elsewhere, Nicholas Thompson Gallery, Melbourne
2016 • Pigmentum MMXVI, Jan Manton Art, Brisbane
2015 • Solid Liquid States, Jan Manton Art, Brisbane
2014 • Dialogues with Drawing, Grafton Regional Gallery, Grafton
• Détrempe et Tourage, Jan Manton Art, Brisbane
• Clementine MMXIV, MOP Projects, Sydney
• Related Parts, Artereal Gallery, Sydney
2013 • Flatland Boogie, Jan Manton Art, Brisbane
• EDGE, Galerie AL/MA, Montpellier, France
2011 • Miles Hall at Metro Arts Brisbane, presented by Ray hughes Gallery
2010 • Three Piece Painting, Ray Hughes Gallery, Sydney
• Miles Hall Selected Works 2007-2010, Queensland College of Art, Griffith University
2009 • Miles Hall I New Work, Galerie AL/MA, Montpellier, France
• Dirty Drawings, Evan Hughes Gallery, Sydney
2007 • A Gentleman from Maleny, Ecole Supérieure des Beaux-Arts de Montpellier,
(funded by French Minister for Culture)
• Miles Hall l Norton Blue, Queensland College of Art, Brisbane
2006 • Miles Hall Galerie Jean Yves Franch Font, Montpellier, France
2005 • In Between-Spaces, Galerie Jean Yves Franch Font, Montpellier, France
• Exposition DNSEP, Ecole Supérieure des Beaux-Arts, Montpellier, France
2003 • Twelve Ways to Paint a Square, 8 Proe Street Gallery, Brisbane
2002 • Recent Paintings and Drawings, Doggett Street Gallery, Brisbane
2000 • Grafika, Galeria Batorego, Krakow, Poland
1997 • Landscape and Memory, Queensland Conservatory of Music, Brisbane


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018 • Waterlines, Château d'Assas, France
2017 • Dirty Filthy Painting, Byron School of Art, Australia
• Review - Selected works from the Sunshine Coast Art Collection, Coloundra Regional Gallery
2016 • About Ellsworth Kelly, Chateau d'Assas, Le Vigan
• Potentially Painting, Stacks Projects, Sydney, Australia
2015 • The Dreams our Stuff is Made of, Verge Gallery, University of Sydney, Australia
2014 • Direction Now, Touring exhibition, Australia
• Beautiful Drawing - A History of the JADA drawing award, Grafton Regional Gallery
• Collection de Gilles Balmet, Centre d’art le VOG de Fontaine
• Certain Abstract Things, from the Griffith University Art Collection, Brisbane
• The Art of Sound, Caboolture Regional Gallery
• Drawing Abroad, Gallery Eight, Sydney
• 15 Artists Retrospective, Pine Rivers Regional Gallery.
2013 • NEW 3, Selected Recent Aquisitions, UQ Art Museum
• Special Moves, MOP Gallery, Sydney
• Interpretive Matter - Australian artists and Abstraction, Caboolture Regional Gallery
2012 • 10 Ans 100% Dessin, Galerie AL/MA, France
• JADA Grafton Regional Gallery (First Prize Winner)
• Redlands Art Award, Redlands Regional Gallery
• Paddington Art Prize, Mary Place Gallery, Sydney
2011 • 6th International Drawing Biennale, Melbourne (Awarded Grand Prix)
• The Kids Are Alright, The Paper Mill Gallery, Sydney
• SKETCH Universidad de Monterrey, Mexico. In association with New York-based curators D3
• Group Show, Ray Hughes Gallery, Sydney, Australia
• NSW Parliament Plein Air Painting Prize
• Abstract Painting, Bribie Island Arts Centre
2010 • Sunshine Coast Art Prize (First Prize Winner) : Caloundra Regional Gallery
• Jacaranda Aquisitive Drawing Award, Grafton Regional Gallery (Aquisition of Work)
• Twelve Degrees of Latitude : Selected Works from Regional Gallery and
University Art Collections
• Chapman & Bailey Art Prize, Metro Arts, Brisbane (First Prize Winner)
• Five Years Later, La Menuiserie, Rodez, France
• Paths to Abstraction, Redcliffe City Art Gallery
• Painting Show, Ray Hughes Gallery, Sydney
2009 • Temperature II New Queensland Art, Museum of Brisbane
• New Order, Redcliffe City Gallery
• Artworkers Alliance Art Prize (First Prize Winner), Metro Arts, Brisbane
• Truth to Materials, Boxcopy, Brisbane
• The BIG Drawing Show, Ray Hughes Gallery, Sydney
• QCA at Shandong University, Shandon University Art Museum, China
• Peel Island Artists in Residency, Queensland College of Art, Brisbane
2008 • Inauguration Show, Evan Hughes Gallery, Sydney
• Group Show with Peter Powtich, Ray Hughes Gallery, Sydney
• Shandong Anniversary, Shandong College of Art and Music, Shandong, China
• Launch Clayton Utz travelling scholarship, Metro Arts
• Cherry Blossom Galerie AL/MA, Montpellier, France
2007 • 10 (First Prize Winner) Redcliffe Regional Art Gallery
2005 • Il ne faut pas courir dans l’atelier, La Menuiserie, Rodez, France
• Sans Titre, Ecole Supérieure des Beaux-Arts, Montpellier
2004 • Avalon- Artists in Residence Museum of Brisbane, Brisbane
• è pericoloso sporgersi, La Gare Médiateque, Pignan, France
• Entre la Science et l’Art IFRAMER, Séte, France
2002 • Metro Arts, Brisbane : A4 Art Exhibition for Refugee Week
2001 • Benifit Exhibition Asia Pacific Earth Charter Conference, Brisbane
1998 • Drawn from Life, Blooming Arts Community Centre, Oxford, United Kingdom
1997 • Humid States Queensland Arts Travelling Exhibition
1996 •Solitary Confinement, Boggo Road Gaol, Australia
1995 • Paintings from the Julian Ashton Art School, The Barracks Gallery, Sydney
1993 • Rebels Without a Course, Fireworks Gallery, Brisbane, Australia

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

Puech L., ‘Waterlines: Miles Hall / Arryn Snowball’, exhibition catalogue, Château d’Assas, 2018
Darve J., ‘Miles HALL : Globe-trotter de la couleur’, La Gazette #1550, 1-7 mars 2018
Puech L. et Duport, L, ‘About Ellsworth Kelly: Hall, Moschini, Woillet’, exhibition catalogue, 2016
McCarthy C., ‘Miles Hall: Solid Liquid States’, Cultural Flânerie, septembre 2015
Gargallo V., Entretien avec l’artiste Miles Hall, www.designdotdesign.com 2015
Lynn V., ‘Direction Now’, exhibition catalogue, 2014
McBurnie J., ‘Miles Hall: Sexy Sexy Paintings’, Sneaky Magazine #10, 2014
Linger-Gaillard, Inge et al., ‘Collection Gilles Balmet’
McBurnie J., ‘Special Moves’, MOP, 2013
Colberati C., ‘Miles Hall ou l’Art en Kit’, LifeProof, 14 March 2013
Fraser, M., ‘Raw Edge’ Vogue Living’, September/October 2013
Suto L., ‘Miles Hall - Worlds Apart’, BMag#214, September 2012
Bazelly L., ‘Miles Hall; La Douceur à l’Etat Brut, ArtsThree, March 2011
Shadforth N., ‘Artists Profile: Miles Hall’, Cultivate, Issue#1, February 2011
MacDonald J., ‘Spectrum Arts’, Sydney Morning Herald, dec18-19 2010
Berrill M., ‘Rorschach Butterfly: The Work of Miles Hall’ The Art Life, December 2010
Gayraud M., ‘Rodez Culture’ Midi Libre Rodez, 10 juillet 2010
Hall, M., ‘The Anatomy of an Image: Painting in the Digital Age’, Griffith University, 2010
Morrell T., ‘Abstraction’ in ‘Interpretive Matter’, Redcliffe City Art Gallery, 2010
Kubler A.‘New Queensland Art’, Art World Magazine, avril/mai 2009
Morrell T., ‘Queensland: The Unreal Australia’ dans ‘Temperature 2:New Queensland Art’, MOB, 2009
Martin-Chew L., ‘Arts’, Courier-Mail, 12 février 2009
MacAulay B., ‘Twelve Degrees of Latitude’, catalogue d’exposition, 2009
Burton L., ‘New Order’, Redcliffe City Gallery, 2009
Hoffie P., ‘Miles Hall’ in ‘The Peel Island Artist Residencies’, Griffith University 2009
Laurent Orsini, ‘Les Monochromes de Miles Hall’, Midi Libre Montpellier, 11 Septembre 2007
Virginie Moreau, ‘ExpoCulture(s)’ Hérault Juridique, 13 Septembre 2007

PRIZES

• 6th International Drawing Biennale, Polish Art Foundation, Melbourne
• JADA Drawing Prize, Grafton Regional Gallery
• Sunshine Coast Art Award,
• Chapman & Bailey Art Prize
• Art Workers Alliance Art Prize
• 10 Redcliffe City Art Gallery
• John Olsen Scholarship, Julian Ashton Art School, Sydney, Australia

RESIDENCIES

• Cité Internationale des Arts Paris, Australia Council
• Earthwatch Institute
• Peel Island, Griffith University
• Arley Farm Malney, Sunshine Coast art Prize

COMMISONS

• Lexus Motors Australia
• Les Halles Laissac, SERM/3A3M, Montpellier Grand Coeur, France

COLLECTIONS

• Artbank
• Australian Catholic University
• Bendigo Regional Gallery
• Brisbane Childrens Hospital
• Bryon School of Art
• Caloundra Regional Gallery
• Caboolture Regionl Gallery
• Earthwatch International
• Ecole Supérieur des Beaux-Arts Montpellier
• Grafton Regional Gallery
• Griffith University Art Collection
• James Hardy Library of Australian Fine Arts
• Lexus Motor Company
• Polish Art Foundation
• Redcliffe Regional Gallery
• Shakespeare and Company Paris
• Shandon University China
• State Library of Queensland
• Sunshine Coast Art Collection
• The Julian Ashton Art School
• University of Queensland Art Museum
• Wesly Hospital

•Private collections Australia, Europe, Israël, Asia, USA