EDUCATION

2002 Master of Fine Arts, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

1993 Bachelor of Fine Arts (Photography), Elam School of Fine Arts, University of Auckland

 

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2011 Ryan Renshaw Gallery, Brisbane, The Pavillion

2010 Hamish McKay Gallery, Wellington. The Valley

2010 Starkwhite, Auckland. Bible Studies (New Testament)

2009 Adam Art Gallery, Wellington. Bible Studies (New Testament)

2009 Institute of Contemporary Art Newtown (ICAN), Sydney. The Island

2009 Hamish McKay Gallery, Wellington. The Colony 2000

2008  Kaliman Gallery, Sydney. Second Empire (New World)

2008 Hazelhurst Regional Gallery, New South Wales. The Menagerie

2008 Lopdell House, Auckland. Second Empire

2008 Hamish McKay Gallery, Wellington. The Terrace

2008 Starkwhite, Auckland. Natural History

2007 Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane. The Field (Part2)

2007 Hamish McKay Gallery, Wellington. Empire

2006 Centre for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne. The Village

2006 Starkwhite, Auckland. The Village

2005 Gow Langsford Gallery, Auckland. The Village

2005 Hamish McKay Gallery, Wellington. The Village

2004  Scott Donovan Gallery, Sydney. The Mentor

2003  Gow Langsford Gallery, Auckland. The Port

2003 Hamish McKay Gallery, Wellington. The Host

2002 The Gus Fisher Gallery, University of Auckland. The Colony

2002 Starkwhite, Auckland. The Ring

2001 City Gallery, Wellington; Sarjeant Gallery, Wanganui; Auckland Art Gallery (2002);

2001 Dunedin Public Art Gallery (2002). The Homely

2001 Waikato Museum of Art and History, Hamilton, New Zealand. The Stall

2001 Hamish McKay Gallery, Wellington. The Gulf

2000 Artspace, Auckland. Adam Art Gallery, Victoria University of Wellington. The Habitat

2000 Hamish McKay Gallery, Wellington. The Shaft

1999 Artspace, Sydney. The Pack

1999 Dunedin Public Art Gallery. The Circuit

1999 Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth

1999 Machine Art: Recent Work by Gavin Hipkins

1999 Hamish McKay Gallery, Wellington. The Well

1999 Ivan Anthony Gallery, Auckland. The Drop

1998 Hamish McKay Gallery, Wellington. The Coil

1998 Physics Room, Christchurch. The Trench

1997 Artspace, Auckland. The Tunnel

1997 Hamish McKay Gallery, Wellington. The Blue Light

1997 Teststrip, Auckland. Panorama

1996 Dunedin Public Art Gallery. The Field

1996 James Smith Council Carpark, Wellington. The Concrete Deal Installation Series. Third Party

1995  Manawatu Art Gallery, Palmerston North. The Vision

1995 Teststrip, Auckland. The Field

1995 Hamish McKay Gallery, Wellington. Pictorial

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2011 Austrian Museum of Applied Art and Contemporary Art (MAK), Envisioning Buildings: Reflecting Architecture in Contemporary Art Photography, Vienna, Austria

2011 Museum of New Zealand, Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington. Collecting Contemporary

2011 Christchurch Art Gallery, Bad Hair Day

2010 Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane; National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne. Unnerved: The New Zealand Project

2010 Auckland Art Gallery, Call Waiting

2010 Laneway Exhibitions, Brisbane, Objectophilia

2009  Christchurch Art Gallery, Blue World

2009 City Gallery Wellington, Give Us A Sign

2008 Auckland Art Gallery, Auckland. In Shifting Light

2008 Kaliman Gallery, Sydney. Kaliman Artists and Special Guests

2008 Sarjeant Gallery, Whanganui. Suites

2007 San Diego Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, California, USA. Tell Me a Story: Narrative Photography Now

2007 Gus Fisher Gallery, The University of Auckland. Moving Still

2006 International Museum of Photography and Film at George Eastman House, Rochester, New York.  (Touring) Picturing Eden

2006 Michael Hirschfeld Gallery, City Gallery, Wellington . Smoke Signal

2006 Adam Art Gallery, Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington.  In View: Works from the VUW Art Collection

2005 Ming Yuan Cultural Center, Shanghai, China. Vision Express

2005 City Gallery Wellington. Small World Big Town: Contemporary Art from Te Papa

2005 Dunedin Public Art Gallery. Shadow Play

2005 St Paul St, Auckland University of Technology. High Chair: New Zealand Artists on Childhood

2005 Lopdell House Galery, Auckland. Background: Landscapes

2004 Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne, Australia. A Molecular History of Everything

2004 Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney, Australia. Black Box

2004 Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington. Toi Te Papa Art of the Nation, 1940 – Today

2004 Auckland Art Gallery. Everyday Minimal

2004 Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth. Lights>Camera>Action

2004 McNamara Gallery, Whanganui, Fiction

2003 Arts Initiative Tokyo. Tokyo, Japan. Moving Collection

2003 Gow Langsford Gallery, Auckland. Bodylogue

2002 Metropolitan Iconographies: 25th Sao Paulo Biennale, Brazil.

2002 Kunstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin. +64

2002 Auckland Art Gallery. The Walters Prize 2002

2002 California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland. How Extraordinary That the World Exists!

2002 Heidi Museum of Modern Art, Melbourne, Australia. Slow Release: Recent Photography from New Zealand

2002 Lord Mori Gallery, Los Angeles. The Tomorrow People

2002 Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, University of British Columbia, Vancouver. Dogwood

2001 Auckland Art Gallery. Bright Paradise: The 1st Auckland Triennial

2001 Adam Art Gallery, Victoria University of Wellington. Alive! Still Life into the Twenty-First Century

2001 Physics Room, Christchurch, New Zealand. The Tomorrow People

2000 Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles. Flight Patterns

2000 Palazzo Re Rebaudengo, Guarene d’ Alba, Italy. Guarene Arte 2000

2000 Poole Arts Centre, Dorset. The Winchester Gallery, Hampshire. Bedales Gallery, Petersfield. United Kingdom. Grid Visions

2000 Auckland Art Gallery. Crystal Chain Gang: Prismatic Geometry in Recent Art

1999  Suter Gallery, Nelson, New Zealand. Fear and Beauty: New Zealand Art at the End of the Millennium

1999 City Gallery, Michael Hirschfeld Gallery, Wellington. Hothouse Deluxe

1999 Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand. The Collected Works: Going Public at the Govett-Brewster Art Gallery 1970-2000

1998  Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, Australia. Every Day: 11th Biennale of Sydney

1998 Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand. Leap of Faith: Contemporary New Zealand Art

1998 University of Tasmania Gallery, Hobart; Launceston University Gallery; East Gippsland Regional  Gallery, Victoria; Rockhampton Regional Gallery, Queensland; The Casula Powerhouse, New South Wales, Australia. (1998-2000). F: Divergent Abstraction and the Photographic Project

1997 City Gallery, Wellington. Signs of the Times: Sampling New Directions in New Zealand Art

1997 Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand. Currents

1996 Monash University Gallery, Clayton, Australia. Nostalgic

1996 Hamish McKay Gallery, Wellington. A Selection of New Zealand Photography

1995 Auckland Institute and Museum. Currency – Contemporary Photographic Art

1995 Fisher Gallery, Auckland. Symbolist Photography

1994  City Gallery, Wellington. Lest We Forget: Photography, Memory and National Character

1994 Auckland City Art Gallery. Station to Station: The Way of the Cross, 14 Contemporary Artists

1994 Auckland Institute and Museum. Open the Shutter: Auckland Photographers Now

1994 Fisher Gallery, Auckland. Ten Years On, Contemporary Auckland Artists

1994 Hamish McKay Gallery, Wellington. Circle of Confusion: 7 Photographers

1993 Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand. Comfort Zone

1993 Artspace, Auckland. In Three Acts

1993 Teststrip, Auckland and Hamish McKay Gallery, Wellington. Suffer

1992 Wellington City Art Gallery. Scenes - from Real and Imaginary Lives: Recent Photography

1992 Artspace, Auckland. False Horizons

1992 Auckland Society of Arts. Caterpillar Landscape

 

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

1998  Artspace, Auckland. Sarjeant Gallery, Whanganui. Folklore: The New Zealanders

1997  National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Matauranga o Aotearoa, Wellington; Sarjeant Gallery, Whanganui. (1998); Hocken Library, Dunedin. (1999). The Unhomely: Images from the Alexander Turnbull Library Photographic Archive. Selected by Gavin Hipkins

 

SELECTED COLLECTIONS

Auckland Art Gallery, Auckland

Chartwell Collection, Auckland

Dunedin Public Art Gallery, Dunedin

George Eastman House, International Museum of Photography and Film, New York

Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth

Hocken Library, Dunedin

Manawatu Art Gallery, Palmerston North

Massey University Collection, Wellington

Museum of New Zealand, Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington

Paris Family Collection, Wellington

Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane

Saatchi Collection, Wellington

University of Auckland Collection, Auckland

Victoria University of Wellington Collection, Wellington