Stephen Haley is a painter and digital media artist with an extensive national and international exhibition history. He is the recipient of many prestigious awards and grants including: The Rupert Bunny Foundation Visual Arts Fellowship, 2016; the Australia Council for the Arts New Work Grant, 2009; the Australia Council Overseas Studio Residency ( LA 2006); an Arts Victoria Project Grant, 2012; the R & M McGivern Prize for Painting, 2006; the ANZ Visual Art Fellowship, 2004; and the Deacon, Graham and James/Arts21 Tokyo residency,1998. He holds a PhD from the University of Melbourne, 2015, is also a writer and a Senior Lecturer at the VCA/ University of Melbourne. His work features in numerous public institutions and private collections. Haley is represented by MARS Gallery, Melbourne; Lumas Galleries internationally; and Artitled Gallery in Amsterdam and Europe.