Martin Coyte Biography C.V.


2007 Awarded Calleen Acquisitive Art Prize

1999 Bathurst Memorial Entertainment Centre, public commission

1985 Artist-in-residence, Mitchell College, Bathurst

1982 Moyra Dyring Studio, Cite’ Internationale des Arts, Paris

1981 Dyson Bequest

1980 - 82 Travel in Europe

1979 Orange Art Purchase Prize

1979 New South Wales Traveling Art Scholarship

1976-79 Alexander Mackie College

1974 National Art National, Sydney

1973 Julian Ashton School, Sydney


Selected solo exhibitions

 2015 Milk and Honey, Orange Regional Gallery

2013 Looking Back, Orange Regional Gallery

2011 Unravelling the travelling, Lolli Redini, Orange

2007 Warm Snow, Blacksphere Fine Art Gallery, Melbourne

2006 Moving in Close, Blacksphere Fine Art Gallery, Melbourne

2006 Graphite and Stone, Blacksphere Fine Art Gallery, Melbourne

2005 Survey Show, Bathurst Regional Art Gallery

2002 Martin Coyte-Black Wattle, Orange regional Art Gallery

1997 Journey - drawings by Martin Coyte, Orange Regional Art Gallery

1996 Watching Shee-Oaks: new works by Martin Coyte, Bathurst Regional Art Gallery

1995 Martin Coyte-Intuitive Associations, Soho Galleries, Sydney

1986 Martin Coyte-Paintings, drawings and sculpture, Bathurst Regional Art Gallery

1984 Martin Coyte-Installation and paintings, Art Unit, Alexandria, Sydney

1982 Martin Coyte- Paintings, sculptures, installations, The Gallery, NSW House, London

1979-Martin Coyte-Paintings, drawings, sculpture, Eighth Orange Festival of Arts


Selected Group and Invitation Exhibitions

2017 Kedumba Drawing Award Award Exhibiton

2016 Call and response- Orange Regional Gallery

2012 Patrick White Collection- National Library Canberra

2010 National Works on Paper- Mornington Peninsular Gallery

2007 Change of Seasons - Cudgegong Gallery

2006 Step into the seasons – Bathurst Regional Gallery

2005 Muswellbrook Art Prize

2005 Finalist Country Energy Art Award- Grafton Regional Art Gallery

2005 Dec-Jan 2006 Countryscapes-Parliament of NSW Fountain Court, Sydney

2004 Country Energy Show, Wagga Wagga and Sydney Opera House

2001 Drawn Together, Bathurst Regional Art Gallery

2000 Kedumba Drawing Award Exhibition

2000 Decade, Bathurst Regional Art Gallery

1997 Garden of Eve, Orange Regional Gallery

1996 Jacaranda Drawing Award Exhibition

1995 Bathurst Art Purchase exhibition

1994 Coloundra Art Prize – Highly commended

1993 Musselbrook Art Prize – Highly commended

1991 Bathurst Four – David Wilson, Peter Wilson. Stephen Hart, Martin Coyte

1990-91 Eye Level – touring exhibition, Martin Coyte, Jack Randell

1983 Six by six-Orange Festival of Arts - Martin Coyte, (with Wally Barda, Mike Brown, Frank Littler, Vicki Varvaressos and Ruth Waller)

1982 Martin Coyte Paintings, sculptures and works on paper with Leili Mohseni,

 A Santamarina, Rachid Christian Jardin, Salles Sandoz, Cite’ Internationale de Arts, Paris

1981- 82 The NSW Young Contemporaries Show, national touring exhibition

1974 -79 Macquarie Galleries, Sydney and Canberra

Selected Public Collections

Art Gallery of N.S.W. Patrick White Collection

 Australian National University, Art Collection

 Bathurst Regional Art Gallery

 Orange Regional Art Gallery                          

 Cowra Regional Art Gallery