Daniel O'Toole

Born 1984 / Sydney, Australia


Diploma of Audio Engineering SAE, Sydney, 2004 Studied at National Art School, Sydney, 2007-2008

Curatorial experience Gallery director at Ohreally Gallery, Sydney, 2008-2011 Gallery director, Soldiers Rd Gallery ,Sydney, 2012-2013 Curator, Alpha Gallery, Sydney 2017

Finalist, ‘Sunshine Coast Art Prize’ QLD, 2014 Finalist, ‘Calleen Art Prize’, Regional NSW, 2014


‘a Passion for Portraits’ , Mary Place Gallery, 2006.
‘Sounds of Nostalgia’, Riley’s Place Gallery, Sydney 2007
‘Here comes trouble’, Pine Street Gallery, Sydney 2008

‘Carriage Art Works’ Carriage Works, Sydney 2009

‘In Full Bloom’ CBD Public exhibition by Ambush Gallery, 2009.
‘Painting 09’, Brunswick Street Gallery Melbourne,2009.

‘PAL’ exhibition for the SF Art walk, Big Umbrella Studios, San Francisco, USA 2010. ‘Minus Canvas’, Joshua Levi gallery 2010

‘Warpaint’ ‘Lo Fi Collective, Sydney, 2010

‘Discoveries’ Oh Really Gallery 2011.
‘Elements’ Harrison Galleries, Sydney, 2011

'Board' exhibition at the NGV 2011

'False Freedoms’, Soldiers Rd Gallery, Sydney, 2012

‘Spring’ James Powditch Studio, Sydney, 2012

‘Higher Ground’ Studio exhibition, kind Of Gallery, Sydney, 2012

‘New Lines’ Rex Livingston, Sydney, 2013

‘In Transit’ (dual show with Matt Leslie at Soldiers Rd Gallery Aug 2013.

‘Berlin Residency Show’, 111 Tor Strasse Berlin Sept. 2013

‘The Season of spring’ group exhibition Flower Pepper Gallery Pasadena USA
 ‘Polaroid Painting’ solo exhibition, China Heights Gallery 2014

‘Tree Spirits’ at Juddy Roller Gallery, Melbourne 2015

‘Unrest’ at Day Fine Art, Sydney, 2016

‘Bending Light’ Juddy Roller Gallery Melbourne 2017.

‘Interruption’ Black box, ‘May Space’ Waterloo. 2017

‘Echo Chamber’ Biennale (Lyon/ France) 2017

‘Broken Colour’, Juddy Roller Gallery, Melbourne 2017
‘The long tomorrow’, May Space, Sydney, 2018.


111 Tor Strasse, Berlin, 2013
Tavern Gutenburg, Lyon, France , 2017
Q-Bank Residency, Queenstown, Tasmania 2018.

Commissioned Works

Live Painting for Information and Cultural Exchange charity at cockle bay wharf (sold through Sotherbys) 2010

100 metre long mural for Marrickville Council in Camperdown Oval/NSW. 2011
 Mural on Cleveland St Surry hills for Jazz Club/‘Venue 505’, Sydney, 2012
 Mural at ‘Venue 505’, Sydney, 2013

Live Painting mural at Cowra Regional Art Gallery March 2014.

Public mural on Camden St. Newtown for Marrickville council 'Perfect Match project' 2014 Commercial Mural at SAE (School of Audio Engineering York St. Sydney 2014
 Commissioned mural, Benalla Regional Gallery, Victoria, 2015.

Three story mural ,Art Walk Katoomba/NSW 2015
Commissioned painting and video interview for NETFLIX promotional campaign 2015.
 Two Story mural as part of Wall to wall Festival Benalla 2016

Two story mural, ’Doctor Morse’ Melbourne, 2016

Curation and participation in a large scale community mural project on Goddard street/ Newtown, Sydney, (ongoing) 2015-2019
Two Story mural on King street for the New Theatre, Sydney, 2016