Exhibitions and Events

Blind Carbon Copy: An Open Love Letter | Curated by Ioana Gordon-Smith, Te Uru Waitakere Contemporary Gallery, Auckland (solo)
I’m thinking of an exploded essay. | RM Gallery and Project Space, Auckland (solo)

Two Hundred and Thirty Words for Dishonesty | Artist pages for the first three issues of Physics Room’s upcoming journal HAMSTER
Passed ,           Repeating last : | Five Walls, Melbourne (group)

An Open Love Letter | Residency, Late-Winter Intensive, The Banff Centre, Alberta, Canada
Suburban Dreams | Curated by Sian Van Dyk, The Dowse Art Museum, Wellington (group)
Oscar: With a sinister hoist, the semaphore flag | North Projects, Christchurch (solo)
Break Me/Harder | Curated by Noelia Portela (as part of Yours To Tell, curated by Catherine Hunt), RM, Auckland (group)
Slow and mournfully; slow and sad; slow and solemnly | Mason's Screen, Wellington (solo)
Landscapes Reconstructed | The Whyte Museum, Banff, Alberta, Canada (group)
Empty Orchestra / Rock Garden | Papakura Art Gallery, Auckland (two-person with Yolunda Hickman)
Assay / Essay: Artist-Run in Aotearoa New Zealand | Contributing Editor on publication with Enjoy Public Art Gallery, edition of 100.  With support from Chartwell Trust and Enjoy Public Art Gallery.

“Even a long human life only adds up to about 650,000 hours” | Dunedin Public Art Gallery, Dunedin (solo)
Parkin Drawing Prize | New Zealand Fine Arts Academy Gallery, Wellington (winner)
Something Felt, Something Shared | Curated by Emma Ng, Enjoy Public Art Gallery, Wellington (group)

If you do start making cheese, I recommend a Farmhouse Cheddar | Collaborative project: PILOT and Ramp Gallery, Hamilton (group)
Spring Issue | Curated by Karl Bayly and Priscilla McIntosh, The Free Parking Space, Hamilton (group)

Keeping Secrets and Stealing Things | Mezzanine, Artspace, Auckland (solo)
An Unkindness of Ravens | Traveled to Pelorus Trust Mediagallery, Wellington (solo)
National Contemporary Art Award | Waikato Museum, Hamilton (finalist)
Put Up Your Dukes! Part Two | Publication Launch and Exhibition, Pearce Gallery, Auckland (two-person)
Duas Cidades | Co-curator with Fernanda Barreto, RM, Auckland and Veredas-SP, São Paulo (group)
Put Up Your Dukes!  | With Jill Sorensen, Blue Oyster Project Space, Dunedin (two-person)

[TOAD] | (In conjunction with An Unkindness of Ravens) Viewfinder, Auckland (solo)
An Unkindness of Ravens | Film Archive Exhibition Space, Auckland (solo)
Spurious Facts and Apocryphal Tales | Collaborative publication with Christina Read

Little Boy Blue | Viewfinder, Auckland (solo)
Core | Whitecliffe College Faculty Exhibition, Pearce Gallery, Auckland (group)

PODOCARPACEAE / Dacrycarpus – ASTERACEAE / Pachystegia | Enjoy Public Art Gallery, Wellington (solo)
Drawing (For the Given Value of Drawing) | Blue Oyster Art Project Space, Dunedin (group)
Drawer in A Chronological Manor | RM, Auckland (group)

TNIRP | Whitecliffe College Faculty Show Pearce Gallery, Auckland (group)
LOOP’09 | Barcelona Video Art Festival, Barcelona (group)
Asahi Art Machine | Co-curator with Jill Sorensen, Splore Living Lounge, Auckland (group)

Tender Validation | MFA Graduating Exhibition, Randolph Street, Auckland (solo)
Young Blood Salon | City Art Rooms, Auckland (finalist)
A Day Late and A Dollar Short | With Aidan Law as part of the Creative New Zealand Professional Development Program in their Auckland offices (two-person)   


Gabrielle Amodeo | Assay / Essay: Artist-Run in Aotearoa New Zealand | Contributing Editor on publication with Enjoy Public Art Gallery, edition of 100.  With support from Chartwell Trust and Enjoy Public Art Gallery.
Gabrielle Amodeo | Playing in Gorse Essay for The Third Enjoy Five Year Retrospective Catalogue
Lucy Swinnen | Drawing prize led to Canada The Wellingtonian 28.07.2016, p. 13
Alice Tappenden | Knowing when to stop Catalogue essay for Oscar: With a sinister hoist, the semaphore flag
Gabrielle Amodeo | Eighteen Years, Six Rooms: Nick Spratt & RM Art New Zealand, Number 157 / Autumn 2016, pp. 44-51

Caitlin Salter | Life-changing prize capital for artist The Wellingtonian 10.10.2015, p.8
Tom Hunt | Artist wipes floor with $20,000 win Dominion Post, 8.10.2015, A1
John Daly-People | Drawing a Winner National Business Review, 4.10.2015
Simon Gennard | Lovesong for Carmen Hermosillo Catalogue essay for Something Felt, Something Shared
Gabrielle Amodeo | Neighbouring Concerns (Concoction and the Beehive) Catalogue essay for Concoction, curated by Elbowroom, the Moving Gallery
Hana Aoake | Remebered Space and Psychic Residues Review, EyeContact 24.5.2015
Sonia Sly | Something Felt, Something Shared Interview and article for Standing Room Only: Radio New Zealand 10.5.2015

Edward Hanfling | But How Does it Mean? Cover Feature, Art New Zealand, Number 152 / Summer 2014-15, pp. 70-75
Peter Dornauf | Embracing Process, Discarding Nothing Review, EyeContact 19.8.2014
Khye Hitchcock | A Guilty Conscience, Coming Clean Catalogue essay and publication for Keeping Secrets and Stealing Things

Edward Hanfling | Duas Cidades Review, Art New Zealand, Number 148 / Summer 2013-14, pp. 38-39
Peter Dornauf | Hamilton’s National Contemporary Art Awards Review, EyeContact 23.8.2013
James Dignan | Put Up Your Dukes! Review, Otago Daily Times, 4.7.2013
Franky Strachan | Dragons and Teacups: A Collision of Kinds Catalogue essay for Put Up Your Dukes!

Gabrielle Amodeo | Portraits of Humaness Catalogue essay for Akiko Diegel for the occasion of her 6 month residency at ISCP in New York, as the Paramount Winner of the 20th Annual Wallace Art Awards

Gavin Bertram | Drawing Room D-Scene, Dunedin, 29 September 2010, p. 23
Sian Torrington | PODOCARPACEAE / Dacrycarpus – ASTERACEAE / Pachystegia | Catalogue essay for exhibition of same name

Gabrielle Amodeo | Wires, Sticks and Suspended Belief Catalogue essay for Joanna Langford on the occasion of her exhibition Brave Days Enjoy Public Art Gallery, Wellington

Justin Henehan | I used to be a Structuralist, but now I’m not Saussure Catalogue essay for Tender Validation

Awards and Festivals

2015    Parkin Drawing Prize | Winner
2014    Spark International Festival | Exhibition and Panel Participant
2013    National Contemporary Art Awards | Finalist
2009    LOOP’09 | Barcelona Video Art Festival, International Universities Program
2007    Young Blood Salon | Finalist
2007    Top Master of Fine Arts Student, Whitecliffe College
2005    Awarded full scholarship for Masters of Fine Arts, Whitecliffe College
2003    Top Bachelor of Fine Arts Student, Whitecliffe College