About / CV

Guy Louden is an Australian curator and artist born in Toronto and living in Australia. After completing a Master of Arts at the University of Manchester he joined Perth gallery Moana Project Space in 2013, becoming Director in 2014. In 2015 he co-founded and developed a large-scale art gallery, Success, and continued as Programme Manager. Recently he co-founded Polizia, a new artist-run gallery in Fremantle. Throughout this period Louden curated exhibitions, including for the Perth International Arts Festival in 2015 and 2016, published essays, and produced art.

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Education
2012-13 Master of Arts (Art History), University of Manchester
2008-11 Bachelor of Arts (Fine Arts, English), University of Western Australia
2009-10 Study abroad scholarship University of California, Los Angeles

Exhibitions
• Artist, I’m Never Coming Home, Bus Projects, 2018 (Upcoming)
• Artist, SHTF, Firstdraft, 2017 (Upcoming)
• Artist, Preppers, Polizia, 2017
• Curator and Artist, GaiaGolf, Claremont Arts Festival 2017
• Artist, Outdoor Kit, ArtTra festival, 2017
• Curator and Artist, Bye, Success, 2016
• Curator, No Confidence, Perth International Arts Festival, 2016
• Curator, Theatres, Perth International Arts Festival, 2015
• Curator, Specific Gravity, Moana Project Space, 2015

Publications
• Exhibition Exegesis, No Confidence: PIAF Visual Arts Guide, 2016
• Catalogue Essay, Khazi: Lilly Kaiser, Moana Project Space, 2015
• Exhibition Exegesis, Theatres: Perth International Arts Festival Guide, 2015
• Essay, Hyperborea, Free Range, 2014
• Catalogue Essay, Warning: Simon Finn, Moana Project Space, 2013

Residencies
• Fremantle Arts Centre, 2017
• Curatorial Exchange, Artspace, 2016

Professional Experience
• Program and Gallery Coordinator, Firstdraft, 2017-
• Art Install Technician, Fremantle Arts Centre, 2017
• Artist Field Officer/GA, Warakurna Artists, 2017
• Founder/Member, Polizia studio gallery, Fremantle 2017
• Art Install Technician, Wesfarmers Collection, 2016
• Artist Field Officer/GA, Martumili Arts, 2016
• Founder/Program Manager, Success, 2015
• Director, Moana Project Space, 2014-2017