Luke Foster- Biography

Education

2007-2010 Graduate Diploma of Education at Southern Cross University

1998 Certificate 4 in Multimedia Crows Nest TAFE

1997 Master of Fine Arts College of Fine Arts UNSW

1995 Bachelor of Fine Arts College of Fine Arts UNSW

Solo Shows

2023 I am the Dalai Lamas Stray Cat. If we can Land Man on the Moon we can Eradicate Global Poverty Scratch Space

2023 Conceptual Art Mash Up Kirra Hill Community Gallery

2022 Mothers Love Kirra Hill Gallery

2019 Gratitude Kirra Hill Gallery

2018 Zeitgeist Kirrra Hill Gallery

 2017 Kimchi and Curry Rocks Meets my New York Diary Kirra Hill Gallery

2015 Think Re Think Kirra Hill Gallery

2015 From India and New Zealand with Love Kartel Café

2014 Community Building Kartel Café

2014 My Blue Baggage Kartel Cafe

2001 Bike Tour Chennai School of Art India

2002 Youtopia Bagdad Cafe Je Ju Island South Korea

2012  Zen Art and Skateboarding at Kartel Café

1996 The Space Beneath My Chair Particle Gallery

Select Art Group Exhibitions
2023 Perspectivas Exhibition, Sao Paulo, Brasil

2022 Blue Mountains Portrait Prize

2020 Border art prize

2018 Bright Star Exhibition at Holly Gallery with James Holly

2018 Border art prize Murwillamabah Regional Gallery

2017 Thank you Exhibition at Holly Gallery with Hansol Lim

2107 Five Oceans Group Show at Holly Gallery

2016 The Border Art Prize

2015 The Border Art Prize Gold Coast Gallery

2015 Outsider and Naive Art Tweed Heads Library

2015 Michael Jackson Show at Holly Gallery Miami

2014 Border Art Prize Murwillumbah Gallery

2013 Turtle Conservation Project at Mandala Café Mermaid Beach

2013 Border Art Prize Gold Coast Gallery

2012 Rob McNamara Exhibition at Collingwood Gallery

2010 Crackers and Jam Exhibition

2010 Drawing exhibition at Tweed Heads Library

2009 Crackers and Jam Exhibition

 2008 Insite Vaucluse House

2007 Artist Book Tour to Tasmania with the Bachelor Masters of Education Students from Sydney University

2002 Microscapes Kudos Gallery

2001 Cacophony First Draft Sculpture Exhibition

1999-2000 Package touring exhibition tours around Australia starting at Performance Space

1999 Glow Bytes video art exhibition Performance Space

1998 Sculpture by the Sea Bondi

1998 New Media Art Manning Regional Gallery with John Conomos, David Haines and Robin Stacey

Residencies
2024 Mothership residency Brooklyn New York
2022 The Big Ci Studio Residency Bilpin

2021The Big Ci Studio Residency Bilpin

2020 The Big Ci Studio Residency Bilpin

2018 The Big Ci Studio Residency Bilpin

2017 Flinders Island Retreat Studio Residency

2000 The Gunnery studio residency Artspace Woolloomooloo

 Seminars 
2023 The Big Ci Open Day Seminar

2021 The Big Ci Open Day Seminar

2020 The Big Ci Open Day Seminar

2018 The Big Ci Open Day Seminar

2001 Bike Tour Chennai school of Art India

1998 New Media Art Manning Regional Gallery

 Awards

2023 First in the photographic section SwaKarya Online Art Competition 

1995 Doctor Gene Sherman Sculpture Prize COFA

Publications

2023 Mother’s Love Published in London with Austin Macauley

2012 Luke’s Zen Art and Skateboarding Life, Tweed Border Mail

2000 Article on my seminar at Chennai School of Art in Chennai newspaper

1999 Included in Michael Hills Doctoral Thesis on Small Press

1999 3D World Article on the Package Touring Exhibition

1998 Loud Youth Art Festival in a supplement to Juice Magazine

Private Collections
Photo in Ballina Hospital
Drawings in Mothership Residency Brooklyn New York

John Kaldor Art Projects Australia

Art Documentation in the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao Spain

Patch Adams Hospital America