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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 sold out 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 in large scale public art projects internationally: 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.

In 2013 Kyle Hughes-Odgers and Meg Mckinlay (Author) won the SCBWI Crystal Kite Award for Australia/New Zealand for the children’s book Ten Tiny Things published through Fremantle Press. He currently has 4 children’s books published in Australia / NZ by Fremantle Press.

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ART PRACTICE.

Solo Exhibitions

2015 – A Survival Guide. Swinton gallery Madrid, Spain.
2015 – Glitch. Okazi gallery Berlin, Germany.
2015 – Satellite. Turner Gallery 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 Gallery 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 Gallery Perth, Australia
2009 – Wood and Nails. Distracted Gallery Perth, Australia
2009 – So Many Broken Umbrellas. Gorker Gallery Melbourne, Australia

Public Art / Projects

2016 – Caloundra Regional gallery. 7m x 14m. Site specific exterior. Queensland
2016 – Site specific interior ceiling. Schiavello showroom. 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 – Giant Children’s book. In collaboration with Perth International arts festival, James Foley and 8 public schools, created as a gift from the children of Perth to the little girl giant for the Giants Royal de Luxe event.
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 – MINI Australia. 15m billboard on Broadway St. TVC, online artist feature. Sydney Australia
2013 – Zone Space. City of Kwinana, Australia.
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. FORM. Australia
2010 – Forty Hands. Site Specific interior. Private commission. Singapore.
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

Books

2015 Can a Skeleton have an x-ray? – by Kyle Hughes-Odgers. Published Fremantle Press.
2015 Off the wall – by Kyle Hughes-Odgers. Published Fremantle Press.
2014 On a Small Island – by Kyle Hughes-Odgers. Published Fremantle Press.
2012 Ten Tiny Things – Written Meg McKinlay, Illustrated Kyle Hughes-Odgers.
Published Fremantle Arts Press.