Artist 's CV

Artist’s CV Eureka (Michael James O’Hanlon) 2020

Eureka (Michael James O’Hanlon) is an Australian artist and queer activist who has completed artists residencies in Berlin in 2014, Venice in 2016, USA in 2017, Spain in 2018 and Greece in 2019.  He studied at Footscray Community Arts Centre Melbourne from 2007-9 achieving a Certificate in Further Education Art Studies and also has an Arts Degree, a Social Work Degree and a Business Masters. He is a professional Member of the National Association for the Visual Arts (Australia) and teaches art from his studio at the Abbotsford Convent, Melbourne Australia

Selected exhibitions and residencies

2020 Under the Dome of Heaven Midsumma Exhibition Tacit Galleries Melbourne 

2019 Event Horizon Residency Crete, Greece 

2019 Selected for curator review Ballarat Foto Biennale 

2019 Journeys of the Heart Exhibition Castlemaine State Festival Victoria Australia

2018 ROI Acquisitive Art Prize Melbourne (Finalist)

2018 A.I R Gentum Hoja de Ruta Residency and Exhibition Seville Spain 

2018 Australia Post Midsumma Prize No Vacancy Gallery Melbourne (Finalist) 

2017 Scarlatta Midsumma Exhibition and Events Abbotsford Convent Melbourne (Solo) 

2016 Scuola Internazionale di Grafica Residency Venice 

2016 Découpages d’hommes fortyfivedownstairs Gallery Flinders Lane Melbourne (Solo)

2014 Agora Collective three months’ residency Berlin 

2014 Model Behaviour Institute Cervantes Mitte Berlin Germany as part of Agora Group Show  


2017 Scarlatta Midsumma Exhibition and Performance

2016 Artist’s Talk Découpages d’hommes 2016

Art Books

2020 Ecce Homo Corona Published by Books in This Economy Melbourne

2014 Agora Collectives Model Behaviour Artists Book Broken Dimanche Press Berlin 

Social Media 



Private Collections
Boris Kaspiev Melbourne
Irene Clark Melbourne /Berlin
Scuola Internazionale di Grafica Venice Alumni Collection 

Media (selected)
2014 YouTube  WESTANDPROUD Interview WESTANDPROUD Project Hobsons Bay Council /RMIT Social Work

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