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dennis del favero 

1953 born in Sydney.
Dennis Del Favero's photography, video and new media artwork has been widely exhibited in museums and galleries such as Sprengel Museum, Hannover, Münchner Stadtmuseum, Munich, Viafarini, Milan and Neue Galerie, Graz and included in major exhibitions such as Sex and Crime, Sprengel Museum, Hannover, 1996, Kriegszustand, Battle of the Nations War Memorial, Leipzig (joint project with Jenny Holzer), 1996, Future Cinema, ZKM, Centre for Art and Media, Karlsruhe, 2003, Cinemas du futur, European Cultural Capital, Lille, 2004, Videonale, Kunstmuseum Bonn, 2005, Artescienza: Spazio deformato, Casa dell'Architettura, Rome, 2006 and Biennial of Seville, Seville, 2008. He has held numerous Artist-in-Residencies including at Neue Galerie, Graz. He is currently ARC Queen Elizabeth II Fellow, Director of the iCinema Research Centre and Deputy Director of the National Institute of Experimental Arts at the University of New South Wales, Professorial Fellow at ZKM, Germany, Visiting Professor at IUAV University of Venice, Visiting Associate Professor at City University Hong Kong and editor of the Digital Arts Edition series published by Hatje Cantz. He is a member of the Australia Council's Visual Arts and Crafts Board and the Australian Research Council's ERA HCA Research Evaluation Committee.

The artist lives and works in Sydney.

                   SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2009           »Magnesium Light«, Marion Scharmann, Cologne
                  »Forgetful Sky«, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney
2006           Scienta, UNSW, Sydney (C)
                  »Apparitions«, Kunstraum Marion Scharmann, Cologne
2005           »Fantasmi«, interactive video installations, Sprengel Museum,
2004           Galerie Andreas Binder, Munich
                  Powerhouse Museum, Sydney (C)
                  Sprengel Museum, Hannover (C)
                  Ivan Dougherty Gallery, Sydney (C)
                  ZKM, Karlsruhe
                  Mori Gallery, Sydney
                  »Ombelico«, ImplantArt. Temporärer Kunstraum für
                  zeitgenössische Fotografie, Bonn
2003           Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI), Melbourne (C)
2002           Mori Gallery, Sydney
                  Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney (C)
2001           Kunstverein Pforzheim, Pforzheim
                  Kunstbunker Tumulka, Munich
                  Galerie Andreas Binder, Munich
2000           Kunstverein Rosenheim, Rosenheim
                  John Curtin Gallery, Perth (C)
1999           Centre for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne
                  ZKM, Karlsruhe (C)
                  Mori Gallery, Sydney
                  Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney
                  Landeszeughaus, Graz (C)
                  Neu Galerie, Graz
1998           Viafarini, Milan (C)
                  Mori Gallery, Sydney
1997           Kunstverein auf dem Prenzlauer Berg, Berlin
                  Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney (C)
1996           Münchner Stadtmuseum, Munich
                  Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne
1995           Mori Gallery, Sydney (C)
1993           Mori Gallery, Sydney (C)
                  Wollongong City Gallery, Wollongong
1991           Ian Potter Gallery, Melbourne
                  Wollongong City Gallery, Wollongong
1990           Mori Gallery, Sydney
                  Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane
                  Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney (C)
1987           Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney (C)
                  University of Tasmania, School of Art Gallery, Hobart
1984           Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney (C)
                  University of Tasmania, School of Art Gallery, Hobart


2015           »The GLOBAL Exhibition«, ZKM, Karlsruhe

2010           »Once upon a time there was a story that began once upon a time...«,
                  Marion Scharmann, Cologne
2009/10     »YOU_niverse«, Museum of Contemporary Art, ZKM, Karlsruhe (C)
                  »Imaging Media Produced@ZKM«, Media Museum, ZKM,
                  Karlsruhe (C)
2009           »Seconde Nature«, Espace Vasarely, Aix-en-Provence
                  »Un Volcan Numerique«, Le Volcan Scene Nationale du Havre,
                  Le Havre
                  »International Film Festival«, Amsterdam (C)
                  »SomaSex«, Macquarie University Gallery, Sydney
                  »Curating the COFA Collection«, Ivan Dougherty Gallery, Sydney
2008           Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art & Adelaide Bank Festival of Arts,
                  E-Arts Festival, Shanghai
                  Sydney Festival, Sydney
                  »Un-Imaginable«, ZKM, Karlsruhe
2007           »Kava Kava. Facetten der Angst«, Kunstmuseum Mühlheim an der
                  Ruhr (C)
2006           »Artescienza: Spazio deformato«, Casa dell'Architettura, Rome
2005           Videonale 10, Bonn
                  Experimental Art Foundation, Adelaide
                  »Points of View. Australian Photography 1985-95«, Art Gallery of
                  New South Wales, Sydney
2004           European Cultural Capital Lille, Lille, (C)
2003           »Global Priority«, Jamaica Center, New York
                  »Audioteque«, Opera House, Sydney
                  »Future Cinema: The Cinematic Imaginary after Film«, ZKM,
                  Karlsruhe (C), Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art,
                  Helsinki, ICC (InterCommunications Centre), Tokyo
                  »Global Priority«, Pier 2, Kaichsiung
                  »Reverberation: remembrance and the moving image«,
                  ACMI, Melbourne (C)
2001           »(dis)LOCATIONS«, ACMI, Melbourne (C)
                  »Morphologies», Ivan Dougherty Gallery, Sydney (C)
                  »CLICK«, Bendigo Art Gallery, Geelong Art Gallery, Latrobe
                  Regional Gallery, Mildura Arts Centre Gallery, Swan Hill
                  Regional Art Gallery
2000           »Journeys into Dreamland«, Fotogallery, Cardiff  (C)
                  »Electronic/Digital«, Gertrude Posel Gallery, Johannesburg
1999           »Steirischer Herbst«, Neue Galerie am Landesmuseum        
                  Joanneum, Graz (C)
                  »Der anagrammatische Körper«, Kunsthaus Mürzzuschlag,
                  Mürzzuschlag/ZKM, Karlsruhe
1998           »Mirages: From post-photography to cyberspace«, Fundacio
                  La Caixa, Barcelona
1997           »Sarajevo«, Ivan Dougherty Gallery, Sydney (C)
                  Berlin Art Forum, Berlin (C)
1996           »Sex and Crime«, Sprengel Museum, Hannover, (C)
                  »Kriegszustand«, with Jenny Holzer, Völkerschlachtendenkmal,
                  Leipzig (C)
                  »Remote Connections«, Neue Galerie am Landesmuseum
                  Joanneum, Graz (C)
                  Waino Aaltosen Museum, Turku, Teddy Kolleck Sports
                  Stadium, Jerusalem (C)
                  Nikolaj Contemporary Art Centre, Kopenhagen
                  ART Basel, Basel (C)
                  ART Frankfurt, Frankfurt
1994           Biennale of Australian Art , Art Gallery of South Australia,
                  Adelaide (C)
1993           »Working in Public« (mit scenario URBANO), Artspace,
                  Sydney (C)
                  »Dante«, Chiostri di San Francesco, Ravenna (C)
                  »Australian Made«, College of Applied Arts, Prag
1990           »Fragmentations and Fabrications: Recent Australian
                  Photography«, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide (C)
1989           »Aurora Australis«, Presentation House Gallery,
                  Vancouver (C)
1988           »Australian Photography 1888-1988«, Australian National
                  Gallery, Canberra (C)
1987           Australian Video Festival, Art Gallery of New South Wales,
                  Sydney (C)
1985           »Perspecta«, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney (C)


2005           Un_imaginable, iCinema Digital Arts Edition #1
2004           Deep Sleep, iCinema Digital Monographs #1
2001           (dis)LOCATIONS, ZKM, Digital Arts Edition #5
1999           Cross Currents, ZKM, Digital Arts Edition #2

2009         »International Design Excellence Award 2009«
                 ARC Queen Elisabeth II Fellow
                  Visiting Professorial Fellow, ZKM Centre for Art and Media, Karlsruhe
                  Visiting Associate Professor, City University Hong Kong
                  Visiting Professor, IUAV University of Venice
                  Member of Australian Research Council ERA Humanities and                           Creative Arts Committee

                                                                                        (C) = Catalogue

Dennis Del Favero is presented in cooperation with Gallery Andreas Binder, Munich.