Recent Exhibitions

2009

Expressions of Interest 

12 selected Taranaki artists,

calendar and art auction for Women’s Refuge, New Plymouth

Cities of Art

Real Tart Gallery, New Plymouth

200x200x200

Kina NZ Design and Art Space, New Plymouth

Off the Wall - exhibition winner 

Real Tart Gallery, New Plymouth

Revelation 

Percy Thomson Gallery, Stratford

2010

Coast Watch (solo exhibition) 

Real Tart Gallery, New Plymouth

Coast Watch (solo exhibition) 

Inspirit Gallery, Cambridge

Portrait of the Artist,

Virtual Tart website, www.tart.co.nz

A Book About Death

Sal Gallery, Brookville, USA

2011

200x200x200

Kina NZ Design and Art Space, New Plymouth

2008 

Feature Artist  Monmo Gallery, Orewa   |   Design, Flowers & Fashion selected exhibition, Percy Thomson Gallery, Stratford
Think Outside the Box  selected exhibition, New Zealand Art Guild, Bruce Mason Centre, Auckland   |   200x200x200
 Kina NZ Design and Art Space, New Plymouth   |   Autumn Exhibition selected exhibition, New Zealand Academy of Fine Arts, Wellington     

Feature artist Grass Roots Gallery, Papamoa

 

2007 

'Tropical Tango' -exhibition with Rae van't Hof Kina Art and Design Space, New Plymouth   |   200x200x200 Kina NZ Design and Art Space, New Plymouth   |   Art Taranaki Committee’s Choice Merit Award, Opunake   |   Molly Morpeth Canaday Award, selected exhibition, Whakatane

 

2006 

Impressions of our Mountain, selected exhibition, Percy Thomson Gallery, Stratford   |   200x200x200 Kina NZ Design and Art Space, New Plymouth    |   The Garden Series, solo exhibition, Art by the Sea Studio, Oakura
 

2005 

New Works 2005, solo exhibition, Art by the Sea Studio, Oakura

2004 

The Flower Show, merit award, Percy Thomson Gallery, Stratford   |   Exhibition by Taranaki artists, Percy Thomson Gallery, Stratford The Mountain, the Sea and In Between, solo exhibition, Art by the Sea Studio, Oakura   |   Le Meilleur de la Nouvelle-Zélande, selected exhibition, Paris

 

2003 

NZ Bush Series, solo exhibition, Art by the Sea Studio, Oakura

 

2002 

Between Two Worlds, solo exhibition, Art by the Sea Studio, Oakura   |   Tart Melba, Taranaki art in Melbourne, Chapel off Chapel, Melbourne, Australia   |   The Garden Art Party invited artist, private garden, Waverley   |   
Taranaki Art Awards, national competition, highly commended, Sandford’s Event Centre, Opunake

 

2001

Christmas Exhibition, Kina NZ Design and Art Space, New Plymouth

 

2000

Coastal Treasures, solo exhibition, Kina NZ Design and Art Space, New Plymouth   |   Christmas Exhibition, Kina NZ Design and Art Space, New Plymouth   |   Apple Tart, exhibition by Taranaki artists, Lincoln Centre, New York   |   International exhibition by internet, Shomeido Gallery, Tokyo

 

1998        International exhibition, selected Virtual Tart artists representing New Zealand, Tubal Cain Gallery, Harrogate, England

1997        Featured Artist, Virtual Tart website, virtual.tart.co.nz, Taranaki Secondary School Art Teachers’ Exhibition, Kina NZ Design and Art                     Space, New Plymouth

1993        A Review of the Taranaki Environment Series, solo exhibition, Taranaki Museum, New Plymouth
                Solo exhibition, Steps Restaurant, New Plymouth
                Rural Impressions, exhibition by 3 woman artists, Ponsonby Gallery, Auckland
                Art Taranaki ‘93, selected exhibition, Hawera
                Telecom Regional Art Awards, finalist, Taranaki telephone directory cover art

1992        Taranaki Environment Series, solo exhibition, Gallery 79, Hawera
                Pahiatua Art Award, selected exhibition, Pahiatua
                Under the Wraps, exhibition by 9 woman artists, Gallery 79, Hawera
                Telecom Regional Art Awards, finalist, Taranaki telephone directory

1991        Taranaki Review, selected exhibition, Govett Brewster, New Plymouth
                Telecom Regional Art Awards, finalist for telephone directory cover art

1990        Garden Series, solo exhibition, Information Centre, Hawera
                New Vision Series, solo exhibition, Centre Court, New Plymouth
                TSB Review, selected exhibition, Govett Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth

1989        TSB Review, selected exhibition, Govett Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth
                Shell Art Award , selected exhibition, Whakatane
Pieces of the Past, mural, Napier Street, Opunake

1988:  Solo exhibition, Information Centre, Hawera
TSB Review, selected exhibition, Govett Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth
Raglan Art Award, selected exhibition, Raglan
Shell Art Award, selected exhibition, Whakatane
South of the Mountain, Taranaki Savings Bank, Hawera

1987:  Looking at the Land - Caltex Art Award, selected exhibition, Academy of Fine Arts, Wellington
TSB Review, selected exhibition, Govett Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth

1986:  TSB Review, selected exhibition, Govett Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth
Landscape - Caltex Art Award, selected exhibition, Academy of Fine Arts, Wellington

1985:  TSB Review, selected exhibition, Govett Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth

1983:  Solo exhibition in conjunction with Earth and Fire Central Regional Arts Council Touring Arts Project, Swiss Club, Kaponga
Landscape - Caltex Art Award, selected exhibition, Academy of Fine Arts, Wellington
Townscape - IBM Art Award, selected exhibition, Academy of Fine Arts, Wellington

 

ART FACILITATION EXPERIENCE

1995    Invited art tutor, Autumn Art School, Wanaka

1995 – 1999Head of Art Department, Opunake High School

1998 – 2001National Moderator, School Certificate Art

1985 – 1992Taranaki Polytechnic art tutor, Opunake and Hawera

1993 – 1997Art tutor, night classes, Opunake High School

2000     Faculty of Arts Leader, Opunake High School

2002    Tutor, weekend workshops, Whakatane and Kawerau

2003 – 2004Tutor, weekend workshops, Taumarunui

2004Tutor, weekend workshops, Napier

2008Judge, National Art Exhibition, Pastel Artists of New Zealand (PANZ)

2002 – 2015Tutor, workshops, Art by the Sea studio, Oakura