Wellington, New Zealand 

| Education | Artist Training |

2016: Graduate Diploma of Teaching, Arts & Technology, Victoria University of New Zealand 

2013: Graduate Diploma of Applied Art, Jewellery and Printmaking, Whitireia NZ

2011-12: Bachelor of Applied Art, Contemporary Jewellery, Whitireia NZ Faculty of Arts 

2006-10: The Heavy Metal Foundry, Wellington, New Zealand

2007: Manufacturing Jewellery Certificate, The Open Polytechnic, New Zealand

2004: Diploma in Jewellery Design - Whitireia NZ Faculty of Arts 

 

| Awards | Residences |

2017: Wellington City Council + Asia NZ Foundation, Artist in Residence, Chinese European Art Centre (Xiamen, China)

2016: Herbert Hofmann Preis (Schmuck)

2015: Francoise van den Bosch, Studio Rian de Jong Artist in Residence (Amsterdam, The Netherlands)

2013: Highly Commended Award, ECC NZ Craft & Design Awards, The Dowse Art Museum

Whitireia New Zealand, Toi Poneke Artist in Residence (Wellington, NZ)

Fingers Gallery, Graduate Award

Masterworks Gallery, Jewellery Box Showcase Award

2012: Atelier Ted Noten’s Selected Featured Artist for JEMposium

 

| Collections |

The Dowse Art Museum, Lower Hutt, New Zealand 

Te Papa, Tongarewa Museum of New Zealand,Wellington, New Zealand

Espace Solidor, Cagnes-sur-Mer, France

Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris, France

 

| Upcoming |  

2018: - Heart of the Golden Sun, Millers O'Brien Gallery, Wellington (solo)

- Objets Ambigus - Solange Thierry-de-Saint Rapt Collection, Bozar Centre for Fine Arts, Brussels, Belgium

- Fotocopy, New York City Jewelery week

- Satellite, The National, Christchurch (solo)

- Fingers Group Show

- These are a few of her favourite things, Nordenfjeldske Kunstindustrimuseum, Trondheim, Norway

2019: - Frame Galleries, The National in Munich

- NON-STICK NOSTALGIA, Museum of Art and Design, New York

- 100ears

 

| Solo |

2017: - Diamonds & Rust, Contemporary European Art Centre, Xiamen, China   

- Dazzle, Bowen Galleries, Wellington 

2016: - Double Happiness, The National, Christchurch

2015: - Pearl Ear, Masterworks Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

- IV, Masterworks Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

- Iconic Ironic, Achter de Ramen, Amsterdam, The Netherlands 

2014: - Green Eggs With SPAM, The National, Christchurch, New Zealand 

- Luxury Turd., Te Uru, Auckland, New Zealand 

2013: - M.V.Subterranean Universe Toi Poneke Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand

- Emerald, The See Here, Wellington, New Zealand

- I <3 POLYSTYRENE, Masterworks Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

2012: - Domestos and things that fuck the world, The Foundry Gallery, Seaview

 

| Group |

2018: - The Gates - Millers O'Brien Gallery, Wellington

- Stockroom - The National at Funaki, Gallery Funaki, Melbourne

- Shelf Life, Bowen Galleries, Wellington

- InTouch, Munich, Germany

- Fotocopy, Munich, Germany 

- IWA, Munich, Germany 

- The Language of Things, The Dowse Art Museum, Lower Hutt

2017: - Blank Stare, The Service Depot, Wellington 

- Valor Dosen’t Await The Passing Of Years, Caroline van Hoek Gallery, Belgium

2016: - Wiggle room, Bowen Gallery, Wellington

- Ahi Ka Whitireia Alumni ExhibitionPataka Art + Museum, Porirua, Wellington

- Regard Sur La Nouvelle- Zealand, Galerie Solidor, Cagnes sur Mer, France

- Schmuck, Munich, Germany

- FOURtune, Quoil, Wellington, NZ 

2015: - The Ring Show, The National, Christchurch, NZ

- The Chain, Masterworks Gallery, Auckland, NZ 

- Annual group show, Fingers Gallery, Auckland, NZ

- Park Where You Want, Radiant Pavilion, Fort Delta, Melbourne, Australia

- Wunderruma, Auckland Art Gallery, New Zealand

- Pearl, Masterworks Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand 

- The Bold and the Beautiful, The Dowse Art Museum, Lower Hutt, New Zealand

2014: - The Foundry Collective, Lower Hutt, New Zealand 

- X, The National, Christchurch, New Zealand 

- Annual Group Show, Fingers Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

- SOLO, The Dowse Art Museum, Lower Hutt, New Zealand

- Source Collage, Digital Platform, Tate Britain, London, United Kingdom

- Wunderuma, The Dowse Art Museum, Lower Hutt, New Zealand

- The Other Side, Gallery S O , London, United kingdom

- Best in show, Objectspace,  Auckland, New Zealand

- Talente, Munich, Germany

- Wunderuma , Galerie Handwerk, Munich, Germany

- Year of the Horse, The National, Christchruch, New Zealand

- Young+Gifted, New Zealand Academy of Fine Arts, Wellington, New Zealand 

2013: - Annual Group Show, Fingers Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

- Arts Gold, Central Stories Museum & Art Gallery, Alexandra, New Zealand

- Marzee Graduation Show, Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen, The Netherlands

- Graduate exhibition, Fingers Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

- Graduate Metal, Project Gallery, Brisbane, Australia

- Neckware 10, Masterworks Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

- Remake, New Zealand Academy of Fine Arts, Wellington, New Zealand

2012: - Wined it Up, Pataka Museum of Arts and cultures, Porirua, New Zealand

- Dirt, Glue Gallery, Dunedin, New Zealand

- Kete, New Zealand Academy of Fine Arts, Wellington, New Zealand

- Speak 2 Thistle Hall, Wellington, New Zealand

2011: - JEMposium, Wellington, New Zealand

- Speak, Bakwall Gallery - Otaki, New Zealand

- Charming, Pataka Museum of Arts and Culture, Porirua, New Zealand

2006: - Jewel, Sydney Collage of the Arts, Sydney, Australia

- Oceania Gold National Jewellery, Cleveland Living Arts Centre, Dunedin

2004: - Origins, Pataka, Porirua, New Zealand