613 Stanley St, Woolloongabba Qld 4102
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open hours:
Tuesday - Friday 10am-5pm
Saturday 10am-3pm
Other times by appointment

Stephen Nothling


Stephen Nothling (b. 1962)

Solo Exhibitions

2021 Bellevue, Woolloongabba Art Gallery, Brisbane

2019 Power Flower. Woolloongabba Art Gallery, Brisbane

2018 Mixed Business. Woolloongabba Art Gallery, Brisbane

2017 Subject to Change Without Notice. Woolloongabba Art Gallery, Brisbane

2016 Flower Paintings that won’t change the world but might look good on a lounge room wall. Woolloongabba Art Gallery, Brisbane

2015 The Last Street in Highgate Hill. Museum of Brisbane

2014 Home Truths. Eva Breuer Art Dealer, Sydney

2014 On Special. Woolloongabba Art Gallery, Brisbane

2013 Hammering Stars into Unforgetting Skies. Marks and Gardner Gallery, Mt Tamborine              

2012 Best Case Scenario. Eva Breuer Art Dealer, Sydney               

2010 New Ways with Roses. Eva Breuer Art Dealer, Sydney

2010 New Paintings. Marks and Gardner Gallery, Mt Tamborine            

2009 Paradise Paintings. Eva Breuer Art Dealer, Sydney

2007 Five Minutes to Midnight. Eva Breuer Art Dealer, Sydney               

2007 New Paintings. Godolphin Ballroom, Emirates Towers. Dubai, U.A.E        

2006 Any Resemblance to reality is purely co-incidental. 482 and Michel Sourgnes Fine Art, Brisbane

2006 Doing Beautiful: New Paintings. Eva Breuer Art Dealer, Sydney            

2005 Believe you me. 482 and Michel Sourgnes Fine Art, Brisbane            

2004 That’s Amore: New Paintings. Eva Breuer Art Dealer, Sydney             

2003 Night Light: New Paintings. Eva Breuer Art Dealer, Sydney

2003 Old Blue Eyes. Gallery 482, Brisbane

2002 Nightwatch: New Paintings. Eva Breuer Art Dealer, Sydney             

2001 Recent Paintings. Eva Breuer Art Dealer, Sydney

2000 So Who’s a Pretty Boy, then?Eva Breuer Art Dealer, Sydney             

2000 For the Birds. Gallery 482, Brisbane

1999 Sugar. Eva Breuer Art Dealer, Sydney

1998 Farrago.Contemporary Art & Design Gallery, Brisbane            

1997 Roses Over Jacksonville. Flinders Lane Gallery, Melbourne            

1996 Earthed.Eva Breuer Art Dealer, Sydney

1996 Dry Oils.  Contemporary Art & Design Gallery, Brisbane            

1995 Coconut Eyes. Metro Arts, Brisbane

1995 Wall Flower. Eva Breuer Art Dealer, Sydney

1994 A Bird on a Blind Boy’s Head. Metro Arts, Brisbane

1994 Other Arrangements. Queensland University of Technology Gallery, Brisbane             

1992 Violins. Metro Arts, Brisbane

1991 I See, I Repose. Metro Arts, Brisbane

1990 Other Plants in the Bed, Metro Arts. Brisbane

1989 Delicatessen of Hope and Fear, Metro Arts. Brisbane             

1988 Stephen Nothling’s Pals. Metro Arts, Brisbane

Selected Group Exhibitions

2020 Getting Away From It All, Woolloongabba Art Gallery, Brisbane

2016 Doug Moran National Prize for Portraiture, Finalists Exhibition. Juniper Hall, Sydney

2014 Harvest. QAGoMA, Brisbane

2014 Salon des Refuses. S H Ervin Gallery, Sydney

2014 EMLSA Still Life Prize: Finalist Exhibition. Coffs Harbour Regional Art Gallery 

2014 Marks and Gardner, New York Affordable Art Fair, USA

2013 Gallipoli Art Prize. Finalist Exhibition, Sydney

2013 Salon des Refuses. S H Ervin Gallery, Sydney

2012 ANL Maritime Art Prize. Mission to Seafarers, Victoria

2012 Santos Art PrizeFinalist, Roma on Bungil Gallery, Queensland

2011 Gallipoli Art Prize. Finalist Exhibition, Sydney

2008 The Dobell Prize for Drawing.  Finalists Exhibition.  Art Gallery of NSW

2008 Salon des Refuses. S H Ervin Gallery, Sydney and Tweed Regional Gallery

2008 Stan and Maureen Duke Gold Coast Art Prize, Finalists Exhibition. Gold Coast Arts Centre

2006 A rose is a rose is a rose. LaTrobe Regional Gallery, Victoria             

2006 Double Take.  Museum of Brisbane. Queensland

2006 Salon des Refuses. S H Ervin Gallery, Sydney

2002 Archibald PrizeFinalists Exhibition. Art Gallery of NSW, touring regional NSW and National Gallery of Victoria

2000 Unveiling. QUT Art Museum, Brisbane

1997 Still Moving. Eva Breuer Art Dealer, Sydney

1996 Florressence.Ivan Dougherty Gallery, Sydney

1994 An Exotic Otherness – Crossing Brisbane Lines, National Touring Exhibition Australian Universities Exhibition of Visual Art. Australian High Commission, Singapore. Touring South East Asia.          

1991 Signs of the Times. Queensland Art Gallery

1990 Balance ’90. Survey Exhibition, Queensland Art Gallery             

1988 Right Here, Right Now, Australia 1988. National Touring Exhibition


1994 Master of Arts (Visual Arts), Queensland University of Technology             

1984 Diploma of Art, Queensland College of Art


2014 Anthea Polson Prize for Innovation

2012 Highly Commended, ANL Maritime Art Prize, Mission to Seafarers, Victoria              

2011 Merit Award, Moreton Bay Region Art Awards

1993 Featured Visual Artist, for the 1993 Concert Season Queensland Symphony Orchestra            

1992 Overall Winner, National Australia Bank Award, Churchie Exhibition of Emerging Art           

1990 Conrad and Gargett Architects Award for Painting, Churchie Exhibition of Emerging Art


Museum of Brisbane
Parliament House Collection, Canberra
Moreton Bay Regional Gallery
Rockhampton Regional Art Gallery
Queensland University of Technology
Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital
Crown Casino, Melbourne
BHP Billiton
Laurance Wine Estate

Screen print from the portfolio Right Here, Right Now, Australia 1988 in the collections of:
Art Gallery of New South Wales
Queensland Art Gallery
Australian National Gallery
Warrnambool Civic Art Gallery
University of Tasmania

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