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Name
Mike Parr
Gender
Male
Roles
  • Artist (Performance Artist)
  • Artist (Mixed Media Artist)
  • Artist (Printmaker)
  • Artist (Screen Artist)
Tags:
Performance art
Conceptual art
Body
Printmaking
Printmaker
Birth date
1945
Active Period
  • 1970 -
Residence
  • - Sydney, NSW
Languages
  • English
Initial Record Data Source
  • Twenty: Sherman Galleries 1986 - 2006

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  • ARTIST MAKES VIDEO : art rage survey 1994 - 1998 (exhibited at)
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  • Mike Parr, Artist in Residence 1990 - 1991 (exhibited at)
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  • Drawings from the Self Portrait Project, 1983 - 1990 (exhibited at)
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  • Advance Australia Art Painting (exhibited at)
  • The Great Australian Art Exhibition 1788 - 1988 (exhibited at)
  • Australian Contemporary Art to China (exhibited at)
  • Edge to Edge (Australian Contemporary Art to Japan) (exhibited at)
  • British International Print Biennale (exhibited at)
  • Parallax (exhibited at)
  • Australian Bicentennial Perspecta (exhibited at)
  • Light of Day/Between Lindy Lee and Mike Parr (exhibited at)
  • The Green Self Portraits (exhibited at)
  • The Red Sea (exhibited at)
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  • Prospect 1986: An International Exhibition of Contemporary Art (exhibited at)
  • Origins, Originality & Beyond, The 6th Biennale of Sydney (exhibited at)
  • 5/5, Fuenf Vom Fuenften (exhibited at)
  • Portage (exhibited at)
  • Queensland Works 1950 -1985 (exhibited at)
  • Australian Perspecta (None)
  • Australia: Nine Contemporary Artists (exhibited at)
  • An International Survey of Recent Paintings and Sculpture (exhibited at)
  • Towards the Other Side (Self Quotations) (exhibited at)
  • An Australian Accent: Three Artists, Mike Parr, Imants Tillers, Ken Unsworth (exhibited at)
  • Black Box: The Theatre of Self Correction Part 2 (exhibited at)
  • Presence and Absence (exhibited at)
  • Australian Art in Amsterdam (exhibited at)
  • Attitudes to Drawing (exhibited at)
  • Continuum '83 (exhibited at)
  • Eureka (exhibited at)
  • A-Atrophy (Self Portrait at the age of 37) (exhibited at)
  • 4th Biennale of Sydney: Vision in Disbelief (exhibited at)
  • Screening of Rules &Displacement Activities Parts 1 & 2 (exhibited at)
  • First Australian Sculpture Triennial (exhibited at)
  • Australian Perspecta 1981: A Biennial Survey of Contemporary Australian Art (exhibited at)
  • Survey 15: Relics and Rituals (exhibited at)
  • Project 30: Some Recent Australian Videotapes (exhibited at)
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  • Word Situations Number 1 (exhibited at)
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  • Mike Parr: artist in residence 1990/91 (exhibited at)
  • Mike Parr: A-Artuad (against the light) self portrait at sixty-five (exhibited at)
  • Portage: Mike Parr (exhibited at)
  • Mike Parr: close the concentration camps (exhibited at)
  • 150 programmes and investigations (exhibited at)
  • Rules and displacements part II (exhibited at)
  • Fathers II (the law of the image) (exhibited at)
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  • Venice Biennale 1980 : art from 1968-1980, Australia : Mike Parr, Kevin Mortensen, Tony Coleing (exhibited at)
  • Adam Geczy and Mike Parr: the mass psychology of fascism, zip-a-dee-doo-dah, zip-a-dee-ay (exhibited at)
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  • Word Situations Number 1 (exhibited at)