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Kyle Hughes-Odgers is a multi-disciplinary artist born in Perth Australia, 1981. He is well-known for his unique figurative and abstract based works.

Kyle Hughes-Odgers originally began creating artwork on the street across cities in Australia during the early 2000’s. Progressing his work both on and off the street, Kyle held his first major solo exhibition with Turner Galleries in Perth Western Australia, 2010. This launched a path of exhibitions and public art commissions across the world – including solo exhibitions in Berlin, Amsterdam, Madrid and Los Angeles. His work is held in numerous private and public collections worldwide.

In addition to his exhibition works, Kyle has been involved with public art projects internationally and has created large scale murals in New York City, Washington DC, Los Angeles, London, Sheffield, Hong Kong, Singapore, Madrid, Berlin, Cambodia and at home in Australia including the gigantic work ‘From Above’ a 6m x 80m exterior painting for the Perth International Airport.

He currently has 5 children’s books published in Australia, New Zealand, Spain and China.

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ART PRACTICE.

Solo Exhibitions

2017 – Silence. Turner Galleries Perth, Australia.
2015 – A Survival Guide. Swinton gallery Madrid, Spain.
2015 – Glitch. Okazi gallery Berlin, Germany.
2015 – Satellite. Turner Galleries Perth, Australia.
2014 – All The Wrong Places. CAVE Gallery Los Angeles, USA.
2013 – Repetitive Sequences. Walls Gallery Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
2013 – A Thousand Lights from a Hundred Skies.Turner Galleries Perth, Australia.
2012 – If We Can’t Control the Boat, Let’s Control the Ocean. Okazi gallery Berlin, Germany
2010 – You Just Have Your Eyes Closed. Turner Galleries Perth, Australia.
2009 – Wood and Nails. Distracted Gallery Perth, Australia
2009 – So Many Broken Umbrellas. Gorker Gallery Melbourne, Australia

Residencies

2015 Iceland
2015 Swinton & Grant Madrid
2015 Berlin/Sonnewalde
2013 Bushwick, Brooklyn NYC
2012 Berlin
2011 Lower East Side, NYC

Public Art

2017 – Public Art Silo Trail – 4 x 35m silos (12 storeys each) Site specific exterior. Merredin WA
2017 – Perfect Match 15m width x 5m. Site specific exterior. Newtown, Sydney
2017 – Recycling Centre (largest in southern hemisphere) Glass tile (3m x 5m) and painted artwork 60m width x 12.5m. Site specific exterior. South Guildford
2017 – Bottle yard 3m x 6m Site specific exterior. Northbridge
2017 – 570 William Street. 3D sculptural cutouts. 2 storey. Site specific exterior. Perth
2016 – Caloundra Regional gallery. 7m x 14m. Site specific exterior. Queensland
2016 – Schiavello showroom. Site specific interior ceiling. Perth
2016 – Curtin University 3 storey. Site specific exterior. Public Festival W.Australia
2015 – Beaux Lane 2m x 15m. Site specific exterior. Mt Lawley Australia
2015 – Glass tile Mosaic 3m x 12m. Site specific exterior DMG architects. Perth Australia
2015 – Wonderwalls. 2 Storey. Site specific exterior. Port Adelaide S.Australia
2015 – BREC Bunbury 3 Storey. Site specific exterior. Bunbury Australia
2014 – Perth International Airport. Artwork, 3D and LED light installations. 6m x 80m in total width. Site specific exterior. W.Australia
2014 – Nst Mural Project. 2 sides of 4 storey building . Site specific exterior. Washington DC. USA
2014 – The Giants View. 20m x 20m. Site specific exterior. Perth Australia
2014 – Art & About Darling Quarter. 2.4m x 2.4 x 4 (cube). Site specific exterior. Sydney Australia
2014 – Barkly Square. 5m x 3m. Site specific exterior. Melbourne Australia
2014 – Globe Lane 140 William Street 10m x 10m. Site specific exterior. WA
2014 – Baldivis. Collab with Brad Eastman. 2 walls x 4m x 15m. Site specific exterior. W.Australia
2013 – 1006 Hay St DMG architects 6m x 40m stainless steel perforated screen. Site specific exterior. Australia
2013 – Great Hall – Site specific interior CADS Sheffield England
2013 – Jamie’s Italian. Jamie Oliver restaurant. Site specific interior. WA
2013 – City Reliquary Museum. Site specific exterior. Williamsburg, Brooklyn
2012 – Lock Lane. Perth Cultural Centre. Site specific exterior approx 50m width. Perth Australia
2012 – Gugeri Street Claremont. Site specific exterior approx 10m in height. Claremont Australia
2012 – Electra Street Bundaberg. Site specific exterior. 7 artists in 7 days. Bundaberg Australia
2012 – Wedge Street Port Hedland. Site specific exterior (2 locations) approx 30m and 10m. Australia
2010 – Perth International Art Festival, CBD Laneway WA
2010 – Murdoch University ECL Courtyard. Site specific exterior installation on board across 7 panels approx 45m in total width. Murdoch University Art Collection. WA

Collections

Murdoch University, Peter Williams, City of Perth, Art Angels Turner galleries, Royal Perth Hospital, Edith Cowan University, DMG Architects, Kerry Stokes, State Library of Western Australia, Peter Jackson

Books

2017 One Thousand Trees – Kyle Hughes-Odgers. Published Fremantle Press.
2015 Can a Skeleton have an X-ray? – Kyle Hughes-Odgers. Published Fremantle Press.
2015 Off the Wall – Kyle Hughes-Odgers. Published Fremantle Press.
2014 On a Small Island – Kyle Hughes-Odgers. Published Fremantle Press.
2012 Ten Tiny Things – Written Meg McKinlay, Illustrated Kyle Hughes-Odgers.
Published Fremantle Arts Press.