Andrew Treloar is an artist working between contemporary art, dance and fashion design. He develops his projects and hosts others in his purpose-built studio in Brunswick.
Andrew develops extensive collaborative relationships with artists and choreographers such as Henry Jock Walker, Jo Lloyd and Shian Law. He is currently in development with Harrison Hall for The Venusian Slip, to be presented at Melbourne Fringe in 2018.
In 2015 he was nominated for a Green Room Award for Lillian Steiner and Leah Landau’s BUNKER and 2015 saw a collaboration on two dance films with Lachlan Prior of the Royal New Zealand Ballet: Mint Condition and Outlier, which was voted runner-up in Denmark’s 60 Second Dance Festival. In 2017-18, Andrew contributed on costumes and art direction to Home, the final segment of Gold Coast Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony, choreographed by Dancenorth’s Kyle Page.
He completed a Masters in Fine Art by Research in 2014 at University of Melbourne, Faculty of Fine Arts and Music (VCA) studying interrelationships between training and conditioning practices in dance and sport to generate processes for making art works
Since his last exhibition at KINGS Artist-Run in 2012, has shown work in Conduit Arts, The Substation, Tarpspace in Broome and McLelland Gallery and Sculpture Park where he won the Mary and Lou Sennini Award – TEXTILES. Andrew’s multi-space exhibition Porous Space. Simultaneous Event unfolded between West Space, Bus Projects and Artshouse North Melbourne Town Hall in March 2015.