Brett Graham
Artist - Sculptor

Brett Graham
Fred Graham

Dr Brett Graham

Brett Graham

Education

2001 - 2005 University of Auckland, Doc. FA
1989 – 1991 University of Hawa ii, MFA
1985 – 1988 University of Auckland, BFA

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2012 Tangaroa Piri Whare Two Rooms Gallery Auckland
2011 Nga Tai e Wha Fehily Gallery Melbourne
2009 Aniwaniwa, (collaboration with Rachael Rakena) Ten Days On the Island Festival, Hobart, Tasmania.
2008 Campaign Rooms, Two Rooms Gallery, Auckland.
  Aniwaniwa. Waikato Museum of Art and History. Hamilton.
  Aniwaniwa. City Gallery, Wellington
2007 UFOB, Te Tuhi Centre for the Arts, Auckland (collaboration with Rachael Rakena)
  Aniwaniwa, Te Manawa Gallery, Palmerston North
2005 Kohinga Rua, Waikato Museum of Art and History, Hamilton
2004 Kainga Tahi Kainga Rua, Doctoral Exhibition, Auckland
2003 Kainga Tahi Kainga Rua, Adam Art Gallery, Victoria University
2002 Moengaroa, Auckland Art Gallery, Toi O Tamaki, Auckland NZ
  Podes Antipodes, Felchin Gallery Zurich, Switzerland
2000 New Work Studio, Wellington
1998 Place Tu Stand, Vavasour Godkin Gallery, Auckland
1996 Bravo Bikini, New Work Studio, Wellington
1995 Te Kohao o Te Ngira, Artis Gallery, Auckland
1994 1492 – 1642, Govett Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth
1993 1492 – 1642 toured to three centres:
  Sarjeant Gallery, Wanganui
  Waikato Museum of Art and History, Hamilton
  Gisborne Museum and Arts Centre, Gisborne
1991 Te Puawaitanga – The Flowering, Artis Gallery, Auckland

Selected Group Exhibitions

2012 The Obstinate Object City Gallery Wellington
  Multiply. Hastings City Art Gallery
2011 Close Encounters Contemporary Indigenous Art Winnipeg, Canada
2010 Biennale of Sydney, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, Australia
2007 Aniwaniwa, 52nd International Art Exhibition La Biennale Di Venezia, Venice, Italy (collaboration with Rachael Rakena)
  Restless, Moving Image Centre, Auckland
  Telecom Prospect 2007, City Gallery, Wellington
2006 Zones of Contact, Biennale of Sydney, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, Australia (collaboration with Rachael Rakena)
  Manawa – Pacific Heartbeat, Spirit Wrestler Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
  Melbourne Art Fair, Melbourne, Australia
  Asia-Pacific Contemporary Triennial, Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, Australia
1995 Te Karohirohinga Taonga, Waikato Museum of Art and History
1995 Art Now, Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington

Public Collections and Commissions

  • Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington, Land Lust Lost, 2008

  • Te Manawa Gallery, Palmerston North, Foreshore Defender, 2007

  • Auckland War Memorial Museum, Auckland, Whaowhia, 2007

  • Department of Courts, North Shore District Court, Auckland, Escape, 2002

  • Sargeant Gallery, Wanganui, Kotahitanga, 2000

  • Tainui Endowed College Fore-Court, Hopuhopu, 2000

  • Wellington Sculpture Trust, Henry Lang Fund, Wellington, Kaiwhakatere, 1999

  • Adam Art Gallery, Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington, Kowhatu Karohirohi, 1999

  • King's College, Auckland, Ko Hamutana, 1998

  • King's College, Auckland, Ko Rahui Puawai, 1998

  • Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki, Auckland, Tu Pasifika, 1998

  • Government House, Wellington, Tu West, 1998

  • Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington, Tangaroa, 1998

  • Centre Culturel Jean-Marie Tjibaou, Noumea, New Caledonia, Lapita Installation, 1998

  • Fletcher Challenge Trust, Auckland, Te Piriti Puawai, 1997

  • Jenny Gibbs Collection, Auckland, Ko Ngaruawahia Toku Turangawaewae, 1997

  • Kornferry International, Wellington, Ground Zero Bikini, 1996

  • Auckland Institute of Technology, Auckland, Manu Tawhiowhio, 1996

  • Centre Culturel Jean-Marie Tjibaou, Noumea, New Caledonia, Kahukura, 1995

  • East Tamaki Campus, University of Auckland, Auckland, Te Moeamoea O Te Tauira, 1995

  • Waikato Law School, University of Waikato, Hamilton, Te Matariki, 1994

  • National Bank of New Zealand, Huntly, Te Pua Waitanga O Tainui, 1993

  • Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki, Auckland, Te Pu, 1993

  • Maidment Theatre, University of Auckland, Auckland, Nine Muses, 1989

  • Apple Computer Company, Auckland, New Dawn Eclipse, 1989