Born in Melbourne, 1982, Australia; he lives and works in Melbourne, AU

HDF_891, 2018, casting compound and acrylic on board, steel frame, 220 x 160 cm

SOLO EXHIBITIONS (selection)

2020
Natural Order, The Unit London, Mayfair, UK

2019
Michael Staniak, curated by Sarah Belden, Arts and Cultural Centre of Newfoundland, Gander, CA
Michael Staniak, STATION, Melbourne, AU
Michael Staniak, Galerie Clemens Gunzer, Kitzbuhel, AT

2018
True Nature, Achenbach Hagemier, Dusseldorf, DE
Fictions #2, curated by Domenico de Chirico, Eduardo Secci, Florence, IT

2017
From Memory, Steve Turner, Los Angeles, USA
Guidance, STATION, Melbourne, AU

2016
Anytime Anywhere, Steve Turner, Los Angeles, USA

2015
New Surface, NKN Gallery, Melbourne, AU
Solid State, Steve Turner, Los Angeles, USA
IMG_, Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, St. Louis, USA
Permanent Display, Annarumma, Naples, IT

2014
Data loss, NKN Gallery, Melbourne, AU
Slow Pictures, Artereal Gallery, Sydney, AU
Internet Blueprints, Art Brussels with Steve Turner Contemporary, Brussels, BE
Image DNA, Steve Turner Contemporary, Los Angeles, USA

2013
Standard Output, Block Projects, Melbourne, AU
Instapaint, Paradise Hills, Melbourne, AU

2012
Square of Heroes, Artereal Gallery, Sydney, AU

GROUP EXHIBITIONS (selection)

2019
UNTITLED Miami Beach with Eduardo Secci, Miami, USA
Beyond Borders, The Unit London, Mayfair, UK
Flat Earth Society, Cement Fondu, Sydney, AU
Pleasure Plants, STATION, Sydney, AU
Vienna Contemporary with Clemens Wolf and Peter Jellitsch, Galerie Clemens Gunzer, Vienna, AT
Expo Chicago with Eduardo Secci, Chicago, USA
The Abstract Cabinet, curated by Friederike Nymphius, Eduardo Secci Contemporary, Florence, IT
Haven’t we met before?, organised by Kevin Harman and Steven Cox, A-M-G5, Glasgow, UK
Nice to meet you, organised by Kevin Harman and Steven Cox, Ltd Ink Corporation, Edinburgh, UK
Dallas Art Fair with Eduardo Secci Contemporary, Dallas, USA
One Night Only presented by Hunted Projects, Edinburgh, UK
Zona Maco with Eduardo Secci Contemporary, Mexico City, MX
UNTITLED San Francisco with Eduardo Secci Contemporary, San Fransisco, USA

2018
UNTITLED Miami Beach with Eduardo Secci Contemporary, Miami, USA
Kunst und Baum, Baumschule Schmitz, Kaarst, DE
Vis-A-Vis, Pearl Lam Galleries, Hong Kong, CN
Expo Chicago, with Eduardo Secci Contemporary, Chicago, USA
Contemporary Istanbul, with Eduardo Secci Contemporary, Istanbul, TR
Breakfast at Tiffany’s, Collector’s Depot, Portschach im Worthersee, DE
Looking For U, The Unit London, Mayfair, UK
Strenuous, Castor Gallery, New York, USA
Double Vision, Steve Turner, Los Angeles, USA
Art Dallas, with Eduardo Secci Contemporary, Dallas, USA
Zona Maco with Eduardo Secci Contemporary, Mexico City, MX
Alchemy, Steve Turner Contemporary, Los Angeles, USA
STATION, Sydney, 36-40 Queen St, Woollahra, Sydney, AU

2017
Wrong Digital Biennale, Homeostatis Pavilion, Sao Paulo, BR
Spring 1883 Art Fair, STATION, Sydney, AU
Homeostase, Centro Cultural Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, BR
Summer Sun, The Journal Gallery, Brooklyn, USA
Nothing You Have To Understand, Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen, DK
Art Brussels with Steve Turner, Brussels, BE
Evolutionary Urge: 24h Sculpture, curated by Ursula Stroebele and Andreas Greiner, NAVEL, Los Angeles, USA
Extracting/Abstracting, Steve Turner, Los Angeles, USA

2016
UNTITLED Miami Beach with Steve Turner LA, Miami, USA
Antiques Roadshow, curated by Mark Feary, Gertrude Contemporary, Melbourne, AU
CODE with Steve Turner, Copenhagen, DK
Seattle Art Fair with Steve Turner, Seattle, USA
Dallas Art Fair with Steve Turner, Dallas, USA
Face to Face, Palazzo Fruscione Salerno, Salerno, IT

2015
I Was Once Lonelyness, Blain Southern, Berlin, DE
UNTITLED Miami Beach with Steve Turner, Miami, USA
Expo Chicago with Steve Turner, Chicago, USA
Extraction, Steve Turner, Los Angeles, USA
Hunted Projects: Works on Paper, Leo XIII, Tilburg, Netherlands, NL
Post-Analog Painting, The Hole, New York, USA
MiArt with Steve Turner, Milan, IT
The Future of Memory, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, AT

2014
Refraction: The Image of Sense, Blain Southern, London, UK
UNTITLED Miami Beach with Steve Turner, Miami, USA
The Moving Museum, Istanbul, TR
Blue Times, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, AT
Art Bogota with Steve Turner, Bogota, CO
Go With The Flow, The Hole, New York, USA
Bien Ou Bien?, Moncheri, Brussels, BE
The Salon is a Living Room, Fanny, Berta, Vienna, AT
Zona Maco with Steve Turner, Mexico City, MX
Dashboard, Kalpany, Milan, IT

2013
Merge Visible, Horton Gallery, New York, USA
UNTITLED Miami Beach Art Fair with Steve Turner, Miami, IT
#Pseudoreal, Judith Charles Gallery, New York, USA
Sydney Contemporary 13, Sydney, AU
Ctrl Paste, New Low, Melbourne, AU
Everything At Once, Paradise Hills, Melbourne, AU

2012
Polarspace.org, Online Exhibition, Melbourne, New York, USA
Primal Mutation, Northern Territory Centre for Contemporary Art, Darwin Not Fair, Melbourne, AU