Timeline

1953
Born Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
1972–1975
Painting Diploma, National Art School, Sydney, Australia
1977–1978
Photographic Assistant to Fay Godwin, London, United Kingdom
1979–1982
Master of Fine Arts (Photography), Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester, New York, United States
1987
Artist in Residence: Tasmanian School of Art, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
1990
Artist in Residence: Philip Institute of Technology, Preston, Victoria, Australia
1983–1997
Lecturer in Photostudies, South Australian School of Art,
1997
Creative Arts Fellow, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
1997
Artist in Residence, Mt Coot-tha Botanic Gardens, Brisbane, Australia
1999–2005
Asialink Lunugunga Residency, Sri Lanka

Exhibitions

2010
True Story, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney
2010
7th Biennale of Sydney, Beauty of Distance, songs of survival in a precarious age. Directed by David Elliot
2009
The Third Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art, Moscow
2009
Ecologies, Lismore Regional Gallery, Lismore, New South Wales
2009
Fiona Hall, Force Field, Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand (Solo)
2008
Fiona Hall, Force Field, Christchurch Art Gallery, New Zealand (Solo)
2008
Fiona Hall, Force Field, City Gallery Wellington, New Zealand (Solo)
2008
Fiona Hall, Force Field, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney (Solo)
2008
Uneasy: Recent South Australian Art, Anne & Gordon Samstag Museum of Art, Adelaide, curated by Timothy Morrell
2007
DeOverkant/Downunder, Den Haag Sculpture 2007, Netherlands
2007
Artist Makes Video, Art Rage Survey 1994-1998, Griffith University, Queensland College of Art, Brisbane
2007
Forty Eight Hours of Visual Arts, (FEHVA), Byron Bay, NSW
2007
New Nature, Govett Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand
2007
Auckland Triennial, Auckland, New Zealand
2007
Strange Cargo: Contemporary art as a state of encounter, Newcastle Region Art Gallery, Broken Hill Regional Art Gallery, Bendigo Art Gallery, Orange Regional Gallery, Wagga Wagga Art Gallery and Tweed River Regional Gallery
2006
Stolen Ritual, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney
2006
Multiplicity: Prints and Multiples from the collections of the MCA and the University of Wollongong, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney. Touring to Tweed River Art Gallery, Murwillumbah, New South Wales; Lake Macquarie Art Gallery, Lake Macqaurie, New South Wales; Redland Art Gallery, Cleveland, Queensland; Port Macquarie Hastings Regional Art Gallery, Port Macquarie, New South Wales; Dubbo Regional Gallery and Museum, Dubbo, New South Wales; LaTrobe Regional Gallery, Morwell, Victoria; University of South Australia Art Museum, Adelaide, South Australia
2006
Prism: Contemporary Australian Art, Bridgestone Museum, Tokyo, Japan
2006
Earth Cry, Lake Macquarie City Art Gallery, Booragul, New South Wales
2006
Contemporary Commonwealth, Ian Potter Centre: National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
2005
Fiona Hall, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney (Solo)
2005
Fiona Hall, Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane; Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide (Solo)
2005
So so (1995) installation, Coffs Harbour City Gallery (Solo)
2005
Strangely Familiar, with Fiona MacDonald, curator Ricky Subritzky, University of Technology Sydney Gallery
2005
Uncanny (the unnaturally strange), curator Rhana Devenport, Artspace, Auckland
2005
After Van Gogh: Australian artists in homage to Vincent, curator Rodney James, Mornington Peninsular Regional Gallery
2005
Unstrung: the bead in contemporary art, Latrobe Regional Gallery, Curated by Louise Tegart, Victoria
2005
MCA Collection: New Acquisitions in Context, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney
2005
Lapped, Campbelltown Arts Centre, Campbelltown. Sepetmber- October, 2005.
2004
After Van Gogh: Australian Artists in Homage to Vincent, Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery, Mornington, Victoria, Australia
2004
Material Girls and Boys, curated by Barbara Flynn, Deloitte, March-June 2005
2004
Living Together is Easy, curated by Eriko Osaka and Jason Smith, Contemporary Art Centre, Art Tower Mito, Mito Arts Foundation, Mito-shi, Japan; The National Gallery of Victoria, The Ian Potter Centre, Melbourne, Victoria
2004
More Easily Imagined: Crossings of the Blue Mountains, Bathurst Regional Art Gallery, Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
2003
Face Up: Contemporary Art from Australia, Museum for the Present, Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, Germany
2003
Tree Time, Museum De Zonnehof, The Netherlands
2003
Nature and Nation: Vaster than Empires, Hastings Museum & Art Gallery, Hastings Borough, UK
2003
Flagship: Australian Art in the National Gallery of Victoria, 1790 - 2000, The Ian Potter Centre, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
2002
Cell Culture and Leaf Litter, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney (Solo)
2002
Fieldwork: Australian Art 1968 - 2002, National Gallery of Victoria, Federation Square, Melbourne
2002
Lure of the Southern Seas: the Voyages of Dumont D'Urville 1826 - 1840, Museum of Sydney, Sydney
2002
nd Sight Australian Photography in the National Gallery of Victoria, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, 2002
2002
Sculpture by the Sea, exh. cat., Bondi 2002
2002
The Dirty Dozen, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney
2002
The First Twenty Years, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney
2002
Converge: where art + science meet, 2002 Adelaide Biennial, Art Gallery of South Australia
2001–2002
Federation: Australian Art and Society 1901-2001, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
2001
Unpacking Europe, Haus de Kulturen de Welt,Berlin, Germany Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam
2001
Desire, RMIT Gallery, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Melbourne
2001
The Art of Transformation, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
2000
Terra Mirabilis/Wonderful Land, Centre for Visual Arts Cardiff, Wales, UK
2000
Mirror with a Memory, National Portrait Gallery Canberra
2000
Biennale of Sydney, Art Gallery of New South Wales Australia
1999
New Worlds: Contemporary Art from Australia, Canada and South Africa, Canada House Gallery London
1999
Signature Works, Australian Centre for Photography Sydney
1999
Clemenger Art Award, Museum of Modern Art Heide, Melbourne
1999
Fieldwork, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney (Solo)
1999
A Transit through Paradise, Gallery 706, Colombo, Sri Lanka (Solo)
1999
Fieldwork, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery Sydney
1999
A Transit through Paradise, Gallery 706 Colombo, Sri Lanka
1998
Global Liquidity (with Nalini Malani), Gallery Chemould, Bombay, India and Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney (Solo)
1998
Cash Crop, Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane, Australia (Solo)
1998
Every Other Day, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery Sydney
1998
Global Liquidity (with Nalini Malani), Gallery Chemould Bombay, India
1998
Global Liquidity (with Nalini Malani), Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery Sydney
1998
Cash Crop, Institute of Modern Art Brisbane
1998
Fern Garden, National Gallery of Australia Canberra
1997
Canberra School of Art Canberra
1997
Contempora5 (Winner inaugural Contempora5 Art Award), National Gallery of Victoria
1997
The Enigmatic Object, Art Gallery of New South Wales
1997
Perspecta, Art Gallery of New South Wales
1997
Archives and the Everyday, ANU Canberra School of Art Gallery
1997
Canberra School of Art, Canberra, Australia (Solo)
1996
Call of Nature, Lana H. Foil, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney (Solo)
1996
Call of Nature, Lana H. Foil, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery Sydney
1996
The Power to Move; Aspects of Australian Photography, Queensland Art Gallery Brisbane
1996
96 Containers, Adelaide Festival of the Arts Adelaide
1996
Death, Lewers Bequest and Penrith Regional Art Gallery
1996
How Say You, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art Melbourne
1996
Inheritance, Australian Centre for Photography Sydney
1996
Colonial/ Post Colonial, Museum of Modern Art at Heide Melbourne
1996
Container 96 - Art Across Oceans, Copenhagen
1996
Asia Pacific Triennale, Queensland Art Gallery
1996
Photography is Dead! Long Live Photography!, Museum of Contemporary Art
1995
The Price is Right, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery Sydney
1995
The Price is Right, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney (Solo)
1994
Garden of Earthly Delights, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra; National Gallery of Victoria Melbourne; Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney; Plimsoll Gallery, Hobart; Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth; Brisbane City Hall, Brisbane (Solo)
1994
Garden of Earthly Delights, National Gallery of Australia Canberra
1994
Garden of Earthly Delights, Art Gallery of New South Wales; Brisbane City Hall Sydney; Brisbane
1994
Garden of Earthly Delights, Art Gallery of Western Australia Perth
1994
Garden of Earthly Delights, Nat'l Gallery of Victoria; Plimsoll Gallery Melbourne; Hobart
1990
Fiona Hall, Words, Contemporary Art Centre of South Australia, Adelaide (Solo)
1989
Illustration to Dante's `Divine Comedy,' Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney; Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne; Experimental Art Foundation, Adelaide (Solo)
1987
Selections from 14 Years Fiona Hall, Experimental Art Foundation, Adelaide (Solo)
1986
III III II: A Survey of Twelve Year Work, Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney (Solo)
1983
Fiona Hall, Recent Work, Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney (Solo)
1983
Fiona Hall, Recent Photographs, The Developed Image, Adelaide; Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney; Visibility Gallery, Melbourne (Solo)
1982
Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney (Solo)
1981
Recent Works, Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney (Solo)
1981
The Antipodean Suite, Tasmanian School of Art Gallery, Hobart (Solo)