One Watt Above Darkness 20 – 0
2280mm x 1082mm
FOR SALE $5,000
Rod Bunter was born in 1970, and lives and works in Brisbane.
He graduated from the Queensland College of Art with a Bachelor of VIsual Arts, majoring in painting in 1990, returning in 2010 to complete his Masters of Visual Arts.
He is the winner of several awards including the Melville Haysom Scholarship, The Churchie Emerging Art Prize and the Griffith University Award for Academic Excellence.
Throughout the 1990s, Bunter was heavily involved in art galleries, running ISNT Gallery from 1992-1996, and curating and exhibiting in spaces such as Plotz Gallery, Smith & Stoneley and Modus Studios.
Bunter has staged solo exhibitions at the Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane (1998, 2000 and 2003) and was featured in Primavera 2002 at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney.
Since 1998, Bunter has exhibited with Gallery Schubert, Helen Gory Galleries and Richard Martin Art. He is represented in numerous private and public collections throughout Australia and the rest of the world.
“Rod Bunter’s work lifts and recontextualises visual passages as a writer quotes or musician samples rifts, but the ‘new whole’ he conjures relates more to himself than any of his disparate sources” – Simon P Wright Director, Griffith Artworks