SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2017/2018       ‘ No apologies this is War! ’(2017) -porcelain sculptures -26th Annual Wallace Art Award – finalist travelling exhibition, wallace art center/Auckland; Wallace Gallery/ Morrinsville; PĀTAKA art and museum/ Wellington
Nov 2017        ‘POP! BANG! BOOM! Little Pom Poms always turn into the mother of all POM’(2016) -Sculpture in the gardens, Auckland, NZ
Jul 2017           ‘ Shadow cannot exist without light ’(2017) The Pah Gallery, Wallace Arts Centre, Auckland, NZ
Jun 2017          ‘ Listen ’(2014) -Organic Memory; Treviso, Italy
April 2017       ‘ Listen ’(2014) -Embodied Memory; Villa Manin; di Passariano, Italy
Feb 2017         ‘ Listen ’(2014) -Memory as a living matter, Sala Umberto Veruda; Piazza Piccola 1 Trieste, Italy
Jul 2016           ‘ Listen ’(2014) (site specific) trenches of Dogna, Italy
Oct 2016         ‘POP! BANG! BOOM! Little Pom Poms always turn into the mother of all POM’(2016) -Sculpture by the sea -Bondi Sydney
Aug 2016        Artist residency project, open studio -Redgate residency -Independent Art Space Festival; Beijing, China
Apr 2016         ‘ Guns’ (2007)The Expatriates exhibition, & Gallery, Melbourne, Australia
Apr 2016         ‘ KA -BOOM!’(2016) -(site specific) Sculpture at Scenic World 2016 – Sydney, Australia
Feb 2016         ‘POP! Bang! KA -BOOM!’ (2016) Montalto Sculpture Prize 2016 -Melbourne, Australia
Apr 2016         ' THE COMING OF DARKNESS -The Eagle series_3 ' (2014), Pen and Brush Gallery, Manhattan/ New York
Mar 2016         ‘ Broken toys’(2015) -Small Sculpture Award, Lorne Sculpture Biennale 2016 -Melbourne, Australia
2015                ‘ Listen II -Remains ’(2016) -(site specific) Sculpture at Scenic World, Sydney, Australia
2014                ‘ Moody Milford ’(2012) Wallpaper exhibition -Bath Street Gallery, Auckland, NZ
2014                ‘ Listen ’(2014) -(site specific)- NZ sculpture on shore, Auckland, NZ
2014                ‘ Here we remain ’(2014) -relief wall sculpture, Cassino, Italy
2013                ' Elizabeth’ Bath Street Gallery/ Auckland photography festival, NZ
2012                ‘ W.O.M.D II -Target ’ (2012 ) -(site specific) Utopia into Dystopia, Waitakaruru Sculpture Park, NZ
2012                ‘ W.O.M.D ’(2012) -(site specific) NZ sculpture on shore; Auckland, NZ
2011                ‘ The Coming of Darkness - The Red Series ’ -solo exhibition Bath Street Gallery, Auckland,
NZ 2007          ‘ Guns.com ’ -cast glass relief wall sculpture; Bath Street Gallery, Auckland, NZ
2006 -2008      ‘ Romancing the stone ’(2006) -documentary video, ‘ Jewellery out of context ’ international touring exhibition
- 2008 Germany
- 2007 Objectspace, Auckland, New Zealand
- 2007 The Mary e black gallery - Halifax, Nova Scoti, Canada
- 2007 Coda Museum- Peldoorn , Netherlands
- 2006 Muse gallery, Sydney, Australia
2005                ‘ The Lost girl ’ -paper banners -installation -2005 Christchurch arts festival - HSP Gallery/Christchurch
2005                ‘ The Lost girl’ – animated video -finalist exhibition; Vodafone Digital Art Awards –Disruptive Gallery/Auckland
2004                ‘ The Lost girl ’(2004) –Ceramic sculptures -13th Annual Wallace Art Award –finalist travelling exhibition -Wallace gallery/ Auckland; Dowse gallery/ Lower Hutt; COCA/ Christchurch
2004                ‘ The Lost girl ’(2005) -Waiheke Ceramics Award –Waiheke Gallery
2003                ‘ Be AWARE! ’ solo exhibition- Spiral Gallery, Auckland, NZ
2003                ‘ Red Cross Series ’ solo exhibition- Aotea Center, Auckland, NZ

EDUCATION

1995-1997       Bachelor of Design -Victoria University, Wellington, New Zealand
1994                Architecture and Design -Victoria University, Wellington, New Zealand

AWARDS AND GRANTS

2017                Art Omi International Artists Residency fellowship
2016               Artist Residency grant -James Wallace Foundation
2016               Artist Residency travel grant -Asia New Zealand foundation
2016               Artist Residency living/ material grant -private/ art patronage
2015                Vermont Studio Centre  Artist Residency fellowship

PROFESSIONAL/ RESIDENCIES

15th Jun -11th Jul 2017           Art Omi International Artists Residency, http://artomi.org/art
Aug 2016        Red Gate Artist Residency, Beijing, China

ACHIEVEMENTS

2017                finalist ‘ No apologies this is War! ’(2017) -porcelain sculptures -26th Annual Wallace Art Award –travelling exhibition
2016                shortlisted ‘ beneath the clouds ’(2015) -Molly Morpeth Canaday Award 2016
2016                finalist ‘ POP! Bang! KA –BOOM! ’(2016), 2016 Montalto Sculpture Prize –Melbourne, Australia
2016                finalist ‘ Broken toys’(2015) -Small Sculpture Award, Lorne Sculpture Biennale 2016 -Melbourne, Australia
2006                finalist ‘ The Coming of Darkness -The Barbarians -1st series ’(2006) - The Norsewear Art Award
2005                finalist ‘ The Lost girl ’(2005) -animated video -Vodafone National digital art Award
2004                finalist ‘ The Lost girl ’(2004) -ceramic sculpture -13th Annual Wallace Art Award –travelling exhibition
2004                finalist ‘ The Lost girl ’(2004) -ceramic sculpture –national award for innovation in ceramic sculpture

COLLECTIONS

2017                Art Omi collection
2016                Wallace arts trust collection
2016                IoDeposito NGO Pontebba (UD), Italy
 Works are held in private collections in the United States, Australia, and New Zealand

COMMISSIONS

Feb 2016         ‘ KA –BOOM! ’(2016) -Splore festival, Auckland, NZ

REVIEWS AND PUBLICITY

Wallace arts trust - 26th Annual Wallace Art Awards 2017 -exhibition of winners and finalists; p 28

Imagazine,  ‘ Listen ’(2014), ‘ Memory As A Living Matter ’ exhibition; Trieste. http://www.imagazine.it/eventi/13724
‘ POP! BANG! BOOM! Little Pom Poms always turn into the mother of all POM’(2016) , Sculpture by the Sea -Bondi 2016 exhibition catalogue, p.55, Sydney 2016

An interview by curators Josh Ryder and Barbara Scott, online publication; ARTiculAction Art Review; special edition; summer 2016: https://issuu.com/articulaction/docs/articulaction_art_review_-_speciais_9b7cfc966544aa/46
KA BOOM! (2016) has been selected for the cover:
https://issuu.com/articulaction/docs/articulaction_art_review_-_speciais_9b7cfc966544aa

Giulia Pergola, ‘ Review on Lang Ea ’, Translated from Italian. ‘ Listen ’(2014), exhibition catalogue, 2016

NYC-Arts ‘ THE COMING OF DARKNESS - The Eagle series_3 ' (2014), Broad Strokes exhibition;  http://www.nyc-arts.org/showclips/140474/nyc-arts-profile-pen-brush

Raquelle Azran and Janice Sands, ‘ THE COMING OF DARKNESS - The Eagle series_3 ' (2014), Broad Strokes exhibition catalogue, pp.15-17, Pen and Brush Gallery, New York, 2016

Michael Lash, ‘ Studio Visit Magazine ’ The Open Studio Press -Volumes 30, p.66, 2015

Listen ’(2014), Sculpture at Scenic World 2015 exhibition catalogue, p.44, Sculpture at Scenic World, Sydney, 2015

Listen ’(2014), NZ Sculpture Onshore 2014 exhibition catalogue, p.31, NZ Sculpture Onshore, Auckland, 2014

Don Abbott ‘ W.OM.D ’(2012) -Providing Shelter: NZ Sculpture on Shore 2012 -Art New Zealand: number 145, Autumn 2013

W.O.M.D ’(2012), NZ Sculpture Onshore 2012 exhibition catalogue, p.32, NZ Sculpture Onshore, Auckland, 2012

Claire Ulenberg, ‘ W.O.M.D II –Target ’(2012 ) Utopia into Dystopia - exhibition catalogue, Hamilton, 2012

Carole Shepherd and Peter Decker ‘ Romancing the stone ’(2006), Title: ‘JOC’, Jewellery out of context text exhibition,Prefix contribution from Liesbeth Den Besten; Lotte Menkman; and Warwick Freeman, pp.36 -37, JOC Publishing, 2007Carole Shepherd and Peter Decker, ‘ Romancing the stone ’(2006), ‘ Jewellery out of context ’ An exhibition of
New Zealand Artists, international touring exhibition, p.34, First Edition Ltd, 2006

The Red Cross ’ -paintings
Linda Herrick, A feature story in the NZ Herald, Auckland -2003
TV interview/feature story on the breakfast show, TVNZ One -2003
Radio Interview on Radio New Zealand National, Art Feature, New Zealand -2003

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