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Nicholas Harding

1956
Born, London

1965
Came to Australia

1975
Studied Bachelor of Arts

1977
Travelled to Europe and UK

 

Awards

2006
Kilgour Prize

2005
People’s Choice Award, Archibald Prize, AGNSW (Bob’s Daily Swim) Highly Commended, Archibald Prize, AGNSW

2003
Centenary Medal

2001
The King's School Art Prize

2001
Hills Grammar School Art Prize

2001
Dobell Drawing Prize, Art Gallery of NSW

2001
Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of NSW ( Portrait of John Bell )

1999
Universities & Schools Club Prize

1998
Commended, Archibald Prize, AGNSW

1994
Kedumba Drawing Award (Joint Winner)

1993
Mosman Art Prize

 

Solo Exhibitions

2014
'Drawing Godot', Olsen Irwin Gallery, Sydney

2013
Olsen Irwin Gallery, Sydney

2010
Hill Smith Gallery, Adelaide
S H Ervin Gallery, 25 year Survey Exhibition, Sydney

2009
Philip Bacon Galleries, Fortitude Valley
Rex Irwin Art Dealer, Sydney

2008
Sophie Gannon Gallery, Melbourne

2007
Crossley + Scott, Melbourne
Rex Irwin Art Dealer, Sydney

2006
Philip Bacon Galleries, Brisbane

2005
Rex Irwin Art Dealer, Sydney
Crossley + Scott, Melbourne

2004
Phillip Bacon Galleries , Brisbane
Rex Irwin Art Dealer, Sydney

2002
Rex Irwin Art Dealer, Sydney

2001
Rex Irwin Art Dealer, Sydney

1999
Rex Irwin Art Dealer, Sydney

1997
Rex Irwin Art Dealer, Sydney
Theo Waddington Fine Art, London

1995
Rex Irwin Art Dealer, Sydney

1993
Rex Irwin Art Dealer, Sydney

1992
Rex Irwin Art Dealer, Sydney

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2014
Arcadia, National Portrait Gallery, Geelong Art Gallery
Salon des Refuses, SH Ervin Gallery
Melbourne Art Fair, Sophie Gannon Gallery and Olsen Irwin

2013
Contemporary Australian Drawing
20 Years of the Dobell Prize For Drawing
Grafton Regional Gallery, Lake Macquarie City Art Gallery
Orange Regional Gallery, National Art School Gallery,
Tweed River Art Gallery
Drawing Margaret, Tweed River Art Gallery
On The Table, Olsen Irwin
Sydney Contemporary Art Fair, Eveleigh Carriageworks, Sophie Gannon Gallery, Olsen Irwin

2012
Harding & Newis: Paintings, Osborne Samuel, London UK
Wynne Prize AGNSW
Kedumba Collection of Contemporary Australian Drawing, Orange Regional Gallery
Melbourne Art Fair, Sophie Gannon Gallery

2011
Gallery Artists, Sophie Gannon Gallery, Melbourne
30 to Collect, Arthouse Gallery, Sydney
BIG/small, Rex Irwin Art Dealer, Sydney
Archibald Prize AGNSW
Moran Portrait Prize, NSW State Library

2010
Melbourne Art Fair, Sophie Gannon Gallery
Beleura National Works on Paper Award, Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery
Paper Trail, Newcastle Region Art Gallery
Works on Paper: Recent Acquisitions from the MRAG Collection, Maitland Regional Art Gallery

2009
Figurative Painting 2009, Hill Smith Gallery, Adelaide

2008
Figure in the Landscape, Rex Irwin Art Dealer, Sydney
Led Zepplin World Tour, SH Ervin Gallery & Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery
Important Drawings, Sculpture & Ceramics, Rex Irwin Art Dealer, Sydney
Nicholas Harding: On Drawings and Painting, Sophie Gannon Gallery, Melbourne
Melbourne Art Fair, Rex Irwin Art Dealer
The Kedumba Collection of Contemporary Australian Drawing, Bathurst Regional Art Gallery

2007
Finalist: Sulman Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales
Finalist: Salon des Refuses, SE Ervin Gallery, Sydney
Australian Works on Paper, Rex Irwin Gallery, Sydney
The View from Here: Margaret Olley, William Robinson & Nicholas Harding, Lismore Regional Art Gallery

2006
Finalist: Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales & tour of regional galleries
Finalist: Doug Moran National Portrait Prize, State Library of NSW
Winner: Kilgour Prize, Newcastle Region Art Gallery, NSW
Inaugural Exhibition, Sophie Gannon Gallery, Melbourne

2005
Finalist: Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales & tour of regional galleries
Australian Icons Framed, SH Ervin Gallery, NSW
Open Bite (Cicada Press), COFA Sydney
Important Works on Ppaer, Crossley and Scott, Melbourne
The Sea, Rex Irwin Art Dealer, Sydney
Thai-Australian Contemporary Prints, Chiangmai University Art Museum, Thailand
Robert Jacks Art Prize, Bendigo Regional Gallery
Extinction Denied, Sydney

2004
Finalist: Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales & tour of regional galleries
Finalist: Doug Moran National Portrait Prize, State Library of NSW
Still life, Still Lives, Rex Irwin Art Dealer
Dobell Drawing Prize: The First Ten Years, Art Gallery of New South Wales

2003
Finalist: Sulman Prize , Art Gallery of New South Wales
Finalist: Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales & tour of regional galleries
Ned Kelly Framed, SH Ervin Gallery, Sydney
Extinction Denied, Sydney Finalist: Wynne Prize, Art Gallery of NSW
Trees, Rex Irwin Art Dealer

2002
Finalist: Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales & tour of regional galleries
Finalist: Jacaranda Drawing Prize, Grafton Regional Gallery & tour

2002
The Year in Art, S H Ervin Gallery, Sydney
Extinction Denied, Sydney
Briefcase 50, Boutwell Draper Gallery, Sydney

2001
Finalist: Kedumba Drawing Award, Katoomba, NSW
Finalist: Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales & tour of regional galleries
Finalist: Dobell Drawing Prize , Art Gallery of NSW
Finalist: Mosman Art Prize, Mosman Town Hall , NSW
Favourites, SH Ervin Gallery, Sydney
Extinction Denied, Sydney
GrantPirrie Artist in Residence

2000
Finalist: Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales & tour of regional galleries
Finalist: Redlands Westpac Art Prize, Sydney
Finalist: Dobell Drawing Prize , Art Gallery of NSW
Finalist: Mosman Art Prize, Mosman Town Hall, NSW
Favourites, SH Ervin Gallery, Sydney
Inaugural Exhibition, Dickerson Scott, Melbourne
Images of Sydney, Ivan Dougherty Gallery, Sydney

1999
Finalist: Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales & tour of regional galleries
Winner: Universities & Schools Club Prize, Sydney
Finalist: Dobell Drawing Prize , Art Gallery of NSW
Finalist: Mosman Art Prize, Mosman Town Hall , NSW

1998
Finalist: Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales & tour of regional galleries
Finalist: Redlands Westpac Art Prize, Sydney
Finalist: Mosman Art Prize, Mosman Town Hall , NSW
Finalist: Dobell Drawing Prize , Art Gallery of NSW
Finalist: Wynne Prize, Art Gallery of NSW

1997
Finalist: Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales & tour of regional galleries

1996
Finalist: Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales & tour of regional galleries
Finalist: Dobell Drawing Prize , Art Gallery of NSW
Finalist: Wynne Prize, Art Gallery of NSW

1995
Finalist: Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales & tour of regional galleries
Finalist: Salon des Refuses, SW Ervin Gallery, Sydney

1994
Winner: Kedumba Drawing Award, Katoomba, NSW
Finalist: Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales & tour of regional galleries
Finalist: Wynne Prize, Art Gallery of NSW
Finalist: Dobell Drawing Prize, Art Gallery of NSW
Finalist: Mosman Art Prize, Mosman Town Hall, NSW
Finalist: Gold Coast City Conrad Jupiter Prize, Gold Coast City Art Gallery
Urban & Urbane, Rex Irwin Art Dealer, Sydney
Four Sydney Painters', Rex Irwin Art Dealer
Australian Contemporary Art Fair 4, Melbourne

1993
Finalist: Kedumba Drawing Award , Katoomba, NSW
Finalist: Mosman Art Prize, Mosman Town Hall , NSW
Finalist: Salon des Refuses, SW Ervin Gallery, Sydney
Finalist: Dobell Drawing Prize , Art Gallery of NSW
Sight Regained, Ivan Dougherty Gallery, Sydney

 

Collections

National Gallery of Australia, Art Gallery of NSW, Hills Grammar School Collection, Kedumba Gallery of Contemporary Drawing, NSW Mosman Municipal Council Collection, Newcastle Region Art Gallery Collection, Sydney Opera House Collection, University of NSW Collection, Kings School Collection, University of Sydney Union, University & Schools Club Collection

 

Nicholas Harding

Beach Life (Thongs, Figures and Legs)


Medium
oil on Belgian linen

Dimensions
56 cm x 56 cm

Year

2009

$9,000
SOLD

Nicholas Harding

Swamp Oak Shade (white hat and towels)


Medium

oil on Belgian linen

Dimensions
56 cm x 56 cm

Year
2009

$9,000
SOLD

Nicholas Harding

Still Life (Mussels and Calamari)


Medium

oil on Belgian linen

Dimensions
31 cm x 41 cm

Year
2011

$5,000
SOLD

Nicholas Harding

Camperdown


Medium

etching 13/16

Dimensions
50 cm x 39 cm
$1,050

Nicholas Harding

Newtown


Medium

etching 12/16

Dimensions
50 cm x 39 cm
$1,050

Nicholas Harding

Newtown Afternoon


Medium

 

etching 8/16

Dimensions
49 cm x 46 cm

 

 

 

$1,100
SOLD

Nicholas Harding

Hippeastrum Lillies i


Medium

etching 11/18

Dimensions
34 cm x 30 cm

$780

Nicholas Harding

Hippeastrum Lillies ii


Medium

 

etching 9/18

Dimensions
34 cm x 30 cm

 

 

 

 

 

$780

Nicholas Harding

Lillies


Medium

etching 9/16

Dimensions
34 cm x 30 cm
$780

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