CV
Born in Ballarat, VIC, Australia, 1969
Lives and works in London


Education

1991-1992 Post Graduate Studies, Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
1987-1989 BFA, Ballarat University College, Ballarat, VIC, Australia


Selected Solo Exhibitions

2017
a dark and quiet place, Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London (forthcoming)

2016
Lead Light, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, Australia

2015
Roslyn Oxlley9 Gallery, Sydney, Australia
Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium

2014
David Noonan, Au 8, Rue Saint-Bon, Paris, France

2013
Foxy Production, New York, NY, USA
Collages, Au 8, Rue Saint-Bon, Paris France
Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, Australia

2012
Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London
Origami, Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium

2011
Contemporary Art Museum, St. Louis, MO, USA
Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, NSW, Australia

2010
David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA
David Noonan: SPIEL, 2010 Glasgow International, Washington Garcia at The Mitchell Library, Glasgow

2009
David Noonan, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne, VIC, Australia

2008
David Noonan, Baronian Francey, project room, Brussels, Belgium
David Noonan, Chisenhale Gallery, London
MARKUS, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, NSW, Australia
David Noonan, Art:Concept, Paris, France

2007
David Noonan, Palais De Tokyo, Paris, France

2006
David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA

2005
Images, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, NSW, Australia
David Noonan: Four New Films, Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand
David Noonan: Films and Paintings 2001-2005, Monash University Museum of Art, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
David Noonan, HOTEL, London

2004
they became what they beheld, Foxy Production, New York, NY, USA
they became what they beheld, Three Walls, Chicago, IL, USA
Paintings, Uplands Gallery, Melbourne, VIC, Australia

2003
Before and Now, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Miriam Hall, (with Starlie Geikie), Clubs Projects Inc., Melbourne, VIC, Australia
SOWA, (with Simon Trevaks), Artspace, Sydney, Australia
SOWA, (solo and a collaboration with Simon Trevaks), Foxy Production, New York, NY, USA

2002
Waldhaus, Uplands Gallery, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
The Likening, David Noonan & Simon Trevaks, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, NSW, Australia

2001
The Likening, David Noonan & Simon Trevaks, Studio 12, 200 Gertrude Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia

2000
more apt to be lost than got, David Noonan & Simon Trevaks, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, NSW, Australia

1998
Saturn Return, 1st Floor, Melbourne, VIC, Australia

1997
head on, Karyn Lovegrove Gallery, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
head on, Centre for Contemporary Art, Adelaide, SA, Australia

1995
David Noonan, Karyn Lovegrove Gallery, Melbourne, VIC, Australia

1993
POOL, Karyn Lovegrove Gallery, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Type 1-36, 200 Gertrude Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia


Selected Group Exhibitions and Projects

2017
A Dark and Quiet Place, screening presented by Caro Sposo, FIAC, Paris, France (forthcoming)
Enter Stage Left, The Glucksman, University College, Cork, Ireland
Back to Mulholland Drive, La Panacée, Centre for Contemporary Culture, Montpellier, France 

2016
Primavera at 25, Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, Sydney, Australia
Theories of Modern Art, Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London

2015/2016
Surrealism: The Conjured Life Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA

2015
Lurid Beauty National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
Grand Illusion(s), Simon Preston Gallery, New York, NY, USA
Below another sky, Glasgow Print Studio, Glasgow, Scotland
Hiding in Plain Sight: A Selection of works from the Michael Buxton Collection, Bendigo Art Gallery, Bendigo, Australia
One Day, Something Happens: Paintings of People. A selection by Jennifer Higgie from The Arts Council Collection (England), Leeds Art Gallery, Leeds, UK; traveled to Nottingham Castle Museum & Art Gallery, Nottingham, UK.
David Noonan, Renee So, Runa Islam – Busts, Hopkinson Mossman, Auckland, New Zealand

2014
Menagerie, curated by Juliana Engberg, ACCA – Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne, Australia
BASH An Exhibition in Two Parts, Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild, Woodstock, NY

2013
L'ange de l'histoire, curated by Nicholas Bourriaud, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Paris, France
Transmitter / Receiver: The Persistence of Collage from the Arts Council Collection, Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Aberystwyth; Tullie House, Carlisle
Theatre of the World, curated by Jean-Hubert Martin, MONA - Museum of Old and New Art in collaboration with TMAG - Tasmanian Museum of Art Gallery, Tasmania, TAS, Australia

2012
Out of Focus: Photography, Saatchi Gallery, London
Theatre of the World, curated by Jean-Hubert Martin, MONA - Museum of Old and New Art in collaboration with TMAG - Tasmanian Museum of Art Gallery, TAS, Australia
Volume One: MCA Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Out of Focus: Photography, Saatchi Gallery, London
Transmitter / Receiver: The Persistence of Collage from the Arts Council Collection, The Lightbox, Woking; The New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall; Usher Gallery, Lincoln
10 ways to look at the past, The Ian Potter Centre: National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
A Darkness More Than Night, QUAD Gallery, Derby

2011
The Devil Had a Daughter, Monash University Museum of Art, Caulfield, VIC, Australia
10 ways to look at the past, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
The Keno Twins 4, Villa Merkel Bahnwärter Haus, Esslingen, Germany
The Private Life of Plants, Peles Empire, London
Tableaux, MAGASIN - Centre National d'Art Contemporain, Grenoble, France
Everything You Can Imagine Is Real..., Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium
Secret Societies. To Know, To Dare, To Will, To Keep Silence, Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany; travelling to CAPC de Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
The Age of Aquarius, The Renaissance Society, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
The Ephemeral, Arndt, Berlin, Germany
Colazione in Barriera 2011 | The Keno Twins 5, curated by Michael Bauer, Barriera, Turin, Italy
A Darkness More Than Night, QUAD, Derby

2010–2011
British Art Show 7: In the Days of the Comet Nottingham Castle Museum & Art Gallery, Nottingham Contemporary; Hayward Gallery, London; Glasgow Centre for Contemporary Arts, Glasgow; Plymouth Arts Centre, Plymouth

2010
King Rat, Projects Arts Centre, Dublin, Ireland
Rive Gauche/Rive Droite, organized by Marc Jancou, Paris, France
Scene Grammar, Parra & Romero in collaboration with Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, Madrid, Spain
The Beauty of Distance: Songs of Survival: 17th Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Entr'acte, Galerie Catherine Bastide, Brussels, Belgium
Keno Twins 3, Galerie Susanne Zander, Cologne, Germany
2010 Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art: Before & After Science, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, SA, Australia
THE GATHERING: Building the Arts Council Collection 1973 – 2009, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Longside Gallery, Wakefield
Glasgow International 2010, Washington Garcia at Mitchell Library, Glasgow, Scotland
The Library of Babel / In and Out of Place, 176 / Zabludowicz Collection, London
Stripped, Tired and Raw, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, NY, USA

2009-2010
The Dark Monarch: Magic and Modernity in British Art, Tate St Ives, St Ives

2009
Beg, Borrow and Steal, Rubell Family Collection, Miami, FL, USA
The Dwelling, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Opera Rock, CAPC, musée d'art contemporain de Bordeaux, France
Roots, Wentrup, Berlin, Germany
Solaris, Gio Marconi, Milan, Italy
Remote Memories, curated by Zdenek Felix, Kai10, Düsseldorf, Germany
No Sound, Aspen Museum of Art, Aspen, CO, USA
Altermodern, Tate Triennial, Tate Britain, London
Double Hemisphere, Foxy Production, New York, NY, USA

2008
Sphinxx, Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London
Persona, Parc Saint-Léger / Centre d'art contemporain, Paris, France
Faces and Figures (Revisited), Marc Jancou Contemporary, New York, NY, USA
Lost & Found: An Archeology of the Present, TarraWarra Biennial 2008, TarraWarra Museum of Art, Healesville, VIC, Australia
Expenditure, Busan Biennale, Busan, South Korea
Imaginary Thing, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, CO, USA
That beautiful pale face is my fate (For Lord Byron), Nottingham Contemporary, Newstead Abbey, Nottinghamshire
In Geneva No One Can Hear You Screen, Blondeau Fine Art Services, Geneva, Switzerland
Revolving Doors an exhibition in memory of Blair Trethowan, Uplands Gallery, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Stain Pattern; Roger Hiorns, Eva Larsson, David Musgrave, David Noonan, curated by Glenn Sorensen, The Bakery, Annet Gelink Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2007
Tokyo Redux, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
Duet, Lehmann Maupin Gallery, New York, NY, USA
The Present Order Is the Disorder of the Future, De Hallen Haarlem, Haarlem, Netherlands
My Flashing Laundrette, Evan Holloway, David Noonan, Adam Putnam, Galleria Raucci / Santamaria, Naples, Italy
Material Photographs, organised by Anthony Pearson, Shane Campbell Gallery, Oak Park, IL, USA
Hotel Gallery London, Galerie Guido W. Baudach, Berlin, Germany

2006
The Rings of Saturn, Tate Modern, London
The General Store, Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita State University, Wichita, KS, USA
Frank Hannon, Jacob Dahl Jürgensen and David Noonan, Foxy Production, New York, NY, USA

2005
Slow Rushes, Artspace, Auckland, New Zealand
The Four Color Pen Show, Van Harrison Gallery, Chicago, IL, USA
The Difference between you and me, The Ian Potter Museum of Art, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
If These Walls Could Talk, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Bad Names for Good Books, curated by Matthew Brannon, Kevin Bruk Gallery, Miami, FL, USA

2004
I feel mysterious today, curated by Dominic Molon, PBICA, Palm Beach, FL, USA
Supernatural Artificial, curated by Natalie King , Museum of Contemporary Photography, Tokyo, Japan
Instinct, curated by Liza Vasilou, Monash University Museum of Contemporary Art, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
The Infinite Fill Show, Foxy Production, New York, NY, USA
Glad Day, Foxy Production, New York, NY, USA

2003
Blinky 2: The Screening, Tate Britain, London
Rough Topography, Vedanta Gallery, Chicago, IL, USA
Art + Film, Centre for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Wallpaper, Australian Galleries, Works on Paper, Melbourne, VIC, Australia

2002
Screen Life, Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand
200 Gertrude St, Melbourne, Reina Sophia Museum, Madrid, Spain
The Team Show, Uplands Gallery, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Resident, Foxy Production, New York , NY, USA
Listening to New Voices, PS1 Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, NY, USA

2001
Scenes, curated by Jeffrey Walkowiak, Henry Urbach architecture, New York, NY, USA
The Team Show: A Constructed World, Uplands Gallery, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Egofugal, 7th Istanbul Biennale, Istanbul, Turkey
Egofugal, Selected Works from the 7th Istanbul Biennale, Tokyo Opera City Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
the likening, Studio 12, 200 Gertrude Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia

2000
Sporting Life, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, NSW, Australia
200 Gertrude St Studio Artists 2000, 200 Gertrude St, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Garson Garson, Project Space, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Passing Time, Moët & Chandon Commission, curated by Victoria Lynn, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Drive: Power, Progress, Desire, Govett Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand

1999
Primavera, curated by Rachel Kent, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Blockbuster 99, curated by Ricky Swallow, UKS Gallery, Oslo, Norway
Signs of Life, Melbourne International Biennial, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Exhumed II, curated by David Noonan, Canberra Contemporary Art Space, Braddon, ACT, Australia
Nearest Habitat System, curated by Eliza Huttchison, 1st floor, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
SPACE, Witte de With, Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Moët & Chandon, touring: AGSA, Adelaide, SA, Australia; AGNSW, Sydney, NSW, Australia; RMIT Storey Hall, Melbourne, VIC, Australia; NGA, Canberra, ACT, Australia
Where the Wild Roses Grow, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow, Scotland
Walkmen, Ricky Swallow, David Jolly & David Noonan, Synasesthesia Music, Melbourne, VIC, Australia

1998
Habitat; morning star evening star, Melbourne-Scotland cultural exchange, Centre for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Exhumed, Project Space, curated by David Noonan, RMIT, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Moët & Chandon, touring: NGA, Canberra, ACT, Australia; NGV, Melbourne, VIC, Australia; AGNSW, Sydney, NSW, Australia; QAG, South Brisbane, QLD, Australia
Work station, 1st Floor, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Special issue, 1st Floor, Melbourne, VIC, Australia

1997
World Speak Dumb, curated by Geoff Lowe & Sarah Ritson, Karyn Lovegrove Gallery, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Eurovision, curated by Dominic Eichler & Esther Pireni , 205 Russel St, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Klick, curated by Kate Daw, 1st floor, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Mars Field, curated by Alex Pittendrigh, 1st Floor, Melbourne, VIC, Australia

1996
See Through Brain, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow, Scotland
Klick, Transmission Gallery, curated by Kate Daw, Glasgow, Scotland
Mrs Birds House, collaboration with Jennifer Higgie, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Photography is dead! long live photography!, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, NSW, Australia

1995
Lindy Lee & David Noonan, Level 2 Projects, Art Gallery of NSW, Sydney, NSW, Australia

1994
Projection: Filming the Body, Basement Project, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Deception: Melinda Harper, David Noonan & Philip Watkins, 200 Gertrude Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia

1993
Australian Perspecta 1993, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
David Noonan