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COEN YOUNG

Born 1988, Lives Sydney.

Education
2010 BFA Honours, National Art School, Sydney.


2007-09 Bachelor of Fine Arts, National Art School, Sydney.

Solo Exhibitions
2016 Fox/Jensen, Auckland (Upcoming)


2015 Studies for a mirror (November), William Wright • Artists Projects, Sydney
Studies for a mirror (May), Fox/Jensen, Auckland.
Untitled (Studies for a mirror), MOP projects, Sydney.



2014 all your influences, William Wright • Artist’s Projects, Sydney.


2014 First mirrors, William Wright • Artist’s Projects, Sydney.


2012 I always immediately forget what I wanted to say, William Wright • Artist’s Projects,
Sydney.


Selected Group Exhibitions


2016 Indeterminate States, curated by Gary Sangster, William Wright • Artists Projects, Sydney.
Auckland Art Fair, Auckland, Fox/Jensen.
Art Basel, Hong Kong, Fox/Jensen.
The Authority of Death, curated by Andrew Jensen, Fox/Jensen, Auckland.
Counter Compositions, cyrated by Miriam Kelley, Artbank, Sydney


2015 The Authority of Death, curated by Andrew Jensen, Jensen Gallery, Sydney.
Luminous, curated by Andrew Jensen, Fox/Jensen, Auckland.
Right Here, Right Now, curated by Michael Do, Penrith regional gallery, Sydney.
Repeat persona, curated by Conor O’shea and Alex Jackson-Wyatt, Porous Space, Vienna.
Fox/Jensen, Art Basel, Hong Kong.
Painting Forever, curated by Tom Loveday, William Wright • Artists Projects, Sydney.
Redlands Konica Minolta Contemporary Art Prize, By invitation of Geoff Kleem, The National
Art School, Sydney.



2014 de colori, William Wright • Artist’s Projects, Sydney.


2012 Origins (2), William Wright • Artist’s Projects, Sydney.
Redlands Westpac Contemporary Art Prize, By invitation of Marley Dawson, The National Art
School, Sydney.


2011 Royal Bank of Scotland Emerging Artist Award.
Origins (1) 2011, Curated by David Serisier, William Wright • Artist’s Projects, Sydney.


2010 Postgraduate Exhibition, National Art School Gallery, Sydney.
The Sulman Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney.

Selected Awards
2015 Redlands Konica Minolta Contemporary art prize- Emerging artist.


2009 The Clitheroe Foundation Honours Scholarship, The National Art School, Sydney.

Bibliography
John Hurrell, Optically Volatile Paintings, Eyecontact, 2015.
T J McNamara, Grace, elegance and strength, The New Zealand Weekend Herald, D10, 2015.
Tracey Clement, Coen Young, Art Collector, issue 72, 2015, Pg’s. 140-147.
Redlands Konica Minolta Prize winners announced, News, March 26, 2015, ARTFORUM.
Kon Gouriottis, Coen Young- all your influences, Asian Art News, January/February, 2015, Pg. 71.
Joel Draper, Untitled (Studies for a mirror), Press release, Mop Projects, 2015.
Donna West-Brett, all your influences, catalogue essay, 2014.
Ross Fitzgerald, Ludicrous to look… The Australian, February 2-3, Pg. 22, 2013
Michael Fitzgerald, Open Gallery; Origins 2012, Spectrum, December 21-23, Pg. 12, Sydney Morning Herald, 2012.
Jane O’Sullivan, A new wave rolls in, Art Collector, Issue 56, Pg. 88, 2011
Sarah Mosca, Recent Graduates, May Featured Artist, SuperKaleidoscope Artist Projects, SuperKaleioscope.com.