Shaun Gladwell

Shaun Gladwell is an Australian contemporary artist whose work spans moving image, painting, photography, sculpture, installation, performance and virtual reality. Gladwell came to prominence as a member of the Sydney based Imperial Slacks collective, and with his first solo project at Artspace Visual Arts Centre in 2000. He rapidly became the most internationally prominent artist of his generation working with the fast-evolving medium of digital video, showing in major exhibitions such as Yokohama Triennale (2005), Busan Biennale (2006), Venice Biennale (2007), Sydney Biennale (2008) and in 2009, less than a decade following his first solo public gallery exhibition, representing Australia at the 53rd Venice Biennale.