SARAH GUPPY  – AUCKLAND ARTIST

 

COURSES OF STUDY AT THE FOLLOWING INSTITUTIONS

1987         Gilding Apprenticeship, London, UK

1983         Flood Street Studio, Chelsea, London (a regular group practice of five painters)

1981         Adult education classes in fine arts at Morley College, London, UK

1976         Auckland Society of Arts (day & evening classes)

1975         Graphic Design, Auckland Technical Institute

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2011     ‘Open Studio’, Wharf Rd, Putiki Bay, Waiheke Island

2010     ‘Fruits of Air’, Waiheke Community Gallery, Waiheke Island

2009     ‘Gilded Blessing’, Objectspace, Auckland

2008      ‘Corrugated Colour’, Milford Gallery, Dunedin

2007      ‘Golden Doors’, Auckland Fringe Festival

2006      ‘Courting Colour’, G2 Gallery, Auckland

2005      ‘Love Loops’, G2 Gallery, Auckland

               ‘Garment of Landscape’, Milford Gallery, Queenstown

2004       ‘Brilliant Shadow’, G2 Gallery, Auckland

2003      ‘Elliptical Narratives, Tinakori Gallery, Wellington

2002      ‘Full Circle’, G2 Gallery, Auckland

2000      ‘New Works on Glass’, John Leech Gallery, Auckland

1996      ‘Slide into the Unknown’, John Leech Gallery, Auckland

1993      ‘New Work’, Long & Ryle, London, UK

1992      ‘Mixed Blessing’, John Leech Gallery, Auckland

1986      ‘Under the Moon’, Osborne Gallery, London

1985      ’12 New Paintings’, Westminster Gallery, London

1984      ‘Monkeys & Magic’, Cambridge University, England

 

PAINTINGS SELECTED FOR GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013     ‘Small Things’, Waiheke Community Art Gallery, Waiheke Island

              Still life Ceramics at Visual Culture Gallery, Wellington

2012    Small Sculpture Award, Waiheke Community Art Gallery, Waiheke Island

               Baradene Art Fair, Diocesan Old Girls Exhibition

               ‘Fire & Clay’, Wallace Arts Centre, Pah Homestead, Hillsborough, Auckland

2011    ‘Small Things’, Waiheke Community Art Gallery, Waiheke Island

2010   ‘8 Gestures’ show, Artstation, Ponsonby, Auckland

2010   ‘Islanders’ show’,  Toi Gallery, Waiheke Island

2010   Walker & Hall Awards finalist, Waiheke Community Art Gallery, Waiheke Island

2010   ‘Art & Text’, Waiheke Community Art Gallery, Waiheke Island

2007   Real Art Charitable Trust Travelling Art

             Liggins Institute Art Auction

2006   BMW Painted Bonnet Art Awards, invited participant

            ‘Thursday Potters’, curated and exhibited

2005   ‘Alchemy & Meaning’, Marco Gallery, Auckland

             Waiheke Art Awards, selected finalist

             Norsewear Art Awards, selected finalist

            ‘Glass Invitational’ (touring show), Milford Galleries, Dunedin

2004    ‘Group Exhibition’, G2 Gallery, Auckland

              ‘Transit of Venus’, Milford Galleries, Dunedin

2003    ‘Nudes & Balls Show’, Judith Anderson Gallery, Auckland

             Group Show,  Art Depot, Auckland

2002    Group Show, Tinakori Gallery Wellington

              ‘Christmas Show’, G2 Gallery Auckland

2000    ‘The Chair Show’, Milford Galleries, Auckland           

1999    ‘100 x 100 Show’, works on glass at McPherson Gallery, Auckland
              ‘Christmas Show’, John Leech Gallery, Auckland

1995    ‘The Ipswich Open’, Christchurch Mansion, Ipswich, UK

1993     ‘’Three Painters’, Long & Ryle Gallery, London, UK

1992     ’Twentieth Century Art Fair’, Royal College of Arts, London, UK

              ’French Landscapes’, La Girarde, Bordeaux, France

1991     ‘Art for Equality’, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London

1990     ’Group Show’, Mall Gallery, London

1989     ’Art on Wheels’, Scotts of Sloane Square, London
1988     ‘The Day Book’, Smith St Gallery, Soho, London

1987     ’New Works on Paper’, Galeria Arte Elemental, Tarifa, Spain

1985     ‘Group Show’, Stephen Bartly Gallery, London, UK

1984     End of year show, Morley College, London, UK

1983     End of year show, Morley College, London, UK

1980     King Arthur-themed show, Waxhall Gallery, London, UK

 

PROJECTS AND COMMISSIONS

2013    Dancer for Kazu Nakagawa’s catwalk event, Sculpture on the Gulf, Waiheke Island

2010    Artist in Residence, Waiheke Community Art Gallery

2008    Three-week residency at Anderson Ranch Ceramic School, Colorado, USA

             Guest teacher, King St Collective, Masterton

2006    Inclusion in New Zealand’s  Favourite Artists, Volume One, by Denis Robinson            

2005    Commission from FHE Gallery for Auckland Hospital Neo-Natal Unit (large paintings
              on glass)

1998    Attended Arts & Business Conference, Slovia

1996    Teacher at 'Spirit of Andalucia' Teaching Summer School, Gaucin, Spain

             Attended Narrative & Metaphor Conference, Auckland

              ‘Art for the Soul’,  Schumacher College, Totnes, Devon, UK

1993    Schumacher College purchased painting

1992    NZ Art Group purchased ‘Lemon Sky’

              Long & Ryle Art Gallery, London, UK, purchased work for corporate placement

1990    Private commission, ‘Jacobs Ladder’, Cambridge, UK

1986    Veere Grenney Interior Designs, London, UK – commissioned mural