DIANE SCOTT BIOGRAPHY

Education
2011-2012 Master of Fine Arts (First Class Honours) Elam School of Fine Arts University of
Auckland Under the supervision of Gavin Hipkins, Allan Smith and Gwynneth Porter
2007-2011 Bachelor of Fine Arts (Honours) Elam School of Fine Arts,
University of Auckland
Awards and Prizes
The Elam School of Fine Arts Prize for Painting 2011
The Studio Arts Prize for outstanding work 2011
Glaister Ennor Masters Graduate Art Award 2012
Glaister Ennor Masters Peoples Choice Award 2012

Collections
The Curiat Collection, Auckland
Mal Brow Collection, Wellington
James Wallace Arts Trust, Auckland
Barry Hopkins Collection, Waikato
Peter Hanenberger, Germany
Opus House, Hamilton
Trust Waikato, Hamilton
Maeroa Intermediate, Hamilton
Te Wairere Whare, Matamata College, Waikato
V8 Headquarters Paris, France
Private collections: New Zealand, Australia, Canada, United Kingdom and America.
Selected Exhibitions
2015

Parkin Drawing Prize Finalist NZAFA Gallery, Wellington.
11 August – 13 September, 2015 – “ NO REMEDY, BUT MORE” Curated by Glen Snow, Antoinette Godkin, Art House, Auckland
4 August – 1 September, 2015 – Reaching the Horizon and Beyond, Curated by Philip Tse, Malcolm Smith Gallery, Auckland
5 August – 5 Sept, 2015 – Reaching the Horizon and Beyond, Curated by Philip Tse, Studio One Toi Tū, Auckland New Zealand
30 July – 20 August, 2015 – Black & White, nkb Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
23 July – 10 August, 2015 – Spot81 Sydney, Australia
27 May – 14 June, 2015 – Form, Curated by A.D Schierning & Tracey Williams., Papakura Art Gallery, Auckland
24 January – 7 March, 2015
2014

Wallpaper – Works on paper 2013 -2014
Curated by Matt Blomeley.
Bath Street Gallery, Auckland
28 November – 20 December, 2014
Exhibition 3
Artbase.org, Auckland
26 September – 24 October, 2014
Constant Practice
Curated by Matt Blomeley.
The New Zealand Steel Gallery, Auckland
20 Sept – 1 November, 2014
The Next Station Is…
Curated by Philip Tse, Presented by Clare Cudmore
Circle, Auckland
11 September – 2 October, 2014
Tools of the Trade
Curated by Justin Jade Morgan in conjunction with The Wandering Room
Jugglers Art Space – Bari Festival
Brisbane, Australia
October, 2014
Still Change
30 Upstairs, Wellington (solo)
16 April – 10 May, 2014
Tools of the Trade
Curated by Justin Jade Morgan in conjunction with PAULNACHE
Gisborne, NZ.
April, 2014
Be The Light of my Lantern
Curated by Philip Tse
George Fraser Gallery, University of Auckland
13 – 16 February, 2014
Painting Now: Out of Elam
Curated by Nicholas Butler in conjunction with the artists
The Pah Homestead, TSB Bank Wallace Arts Centre, Auckland
10 December – 16 February 2014
2013 the other place – Recent Developments from Eight Elam Graduates
Allpress Gallery, Auckland
7 August – 25 August, 2013
When Music’s the Muse
Curated by Emma Prestidge, Uxbridge Centre, Auckland
22 August – 6 October, 2013
The Glaistor Ennor
Orexart Gallery, Auckland NZ
18 – 29 June, 2013
Portal To The World
Curated by Vanessa Graham
The New Zealand Steel Gallery, Auckland NZ
30 May – 22 June, 2013
Painting Now: Out of Elam
The Vivian
Auckland NZ
11 May – 11 June, 2013
Concept
Orexart Gallery
Auckland NZ (solo)
7 – 25 May, 2013
ReGenerate
Orexart Gallery, Auckland NZ
17 March – 13 April, 2013
The New Zealand Painting and Printmaking Award 2013
Selected by Blair French
Hamilton (finalist)
February, 2013
Inspiring Creative Spaces – Painters at the Park
Waitakaruru Arboretum and Sculpture Park
Waikato
16 – 20 February, 2013
2012 Heretofore
George Fraser Gallery, University of Auckland
31 July – 12 August, 2012
Glaister Ennor Masters Graduate Art Award
Orexart Gallery, Auckland (winner)
19 – 30 June, 2012
2011 Elam Graduate Show
Elam School of Fine Arts, University of Auckland
26-27 November, 2011
2010 Elam Graduate Show
Elam School of Fine Arts, University of Auckland
20 -21 November, 2010
2009 Less Conceptual
Project Space 431
Elam School of Fine Arts, University of Auckland
28 September – 2 October, 2009
2008 Sculpture Inform Exhibition in conjunction with Hamilton Gardens Summer Arts
Festival
Hamilton Gardens
15 – 24 February, 2008
2007 Sculpture Inform Exhibition, Hamilton Gardens Summer Arts Festival
Hamilton Gardens
16 – 25 February, 2007
2006 Waitakaruru Arboretum and Sculpture Park Summer Show
Waitakaruru Arboretum and Sculpture Park, Waikato
2005 Sculpture Inform Exhibition, Hamilton Summer Arts Festival
Hamilton Gardens
18 – 27 February, 2005
Scape: sculpture in the landscape
Waitakaruru Arboretum and Sculpture Park, Waikato
19 March – 14 May, 2005
2004 Sculpture Inform Exhibition, Hamilton Summer Arts Festival
Hamilton Gardens
20 – 29 February, 2004
Sculpture in the Park
Waitakaruru Arboretum and Sculpture Park, Waikato
27 November – 24 December, 2004
In the Round
Ida Carey Gallery, Artspost, Hamilton (joint)
16 May – 4 June, 2004
Coasting
Platfom 01, Hamilton
1 – 18 September, 2004
top 20 at habberley’s
habberley’s design studio & gallery, Hamilton
22 May – 30 June, 2004
2 ways at habberley’s
habberley’s design studio & gallery, Hamilton (joint with Gaye Jurisich)
16 August – 22 September, 2004
Molly Morpeth Canaday Art Award
24 – 26 January, 2004
2003 Online/Onwall
Artigiano, Auckland
9 July – 23 July, 2003
Online/Onwall
Chartwell Gallery, Hamilton
13 July – 1 August, 2003
2002 Up Close and Personal
Calder and Lawson Gallery, Academy of Performing Arts
Waikato University, Hamilton
10 June – 6 July, 2002
2001 White Light Bright
Gallery 2021, Auckland (joint with Vivienne Ferguson (Australia)
31 October – 24 November, 2001
Molly Morpeth Canaday Award
Selected by Barry Lett (finalist)
Whakatane
January, 2001
Publications/ reviews/ Podcasts
Reaching the Horizon and Beyond, exhibition catalogue by Philip Tse and Alvin Xiong. Studio One Toi
Tū & Malcom Smith Gallery, 2015. Alt Brucke Verlag
Constant Practice, exhibition catalogue by Matt Blomeley, Franklin Art Centre, 2014.
Studio Break Podcast interview: http://studiobreak.com/diane-scott/
Eye Contact review: http//eyecontact.com/2013/08/eight-elam-graduates
Art New Zealand, Issue 147, Spring 2013. Pg 31.
#500 Words review: http://hashtag500words.com/2013/05/08/melancholia-concept-at-o-rex/
Painter’s Progress online article https://sbmacinnis.wordpress.com/2013/11/23/have-you-met-dianescott/
Art Orbiter http://www.artorbiter.com/?s=Diane+Scott
John Daly-Peoples, ‘Articulate June 23-30’, The National Business Review, June 26 2012, pp. 13.
Elam Graduate Work 2011 Lois Hannah ed., The University of Auckland, 2012, pp. Xv, 13.
University of Auckland online article: http://www.creative.auckland.ac.nz/en/about/celebratesuccess/
celebrate-success-archive.html#6acd6643050d83223c800f0edbc60233
Elam Graduate Work 2010 Lois Hannah ed., The University of Auckland, 2011, pp. 36.
Artist Presentations
Artmeet: Diane Scott: Between Object and Image. Auckland Art Gallery, September. 2014.
Artist talk at Painting Now: Out of Elam. The Pah Homestead, TSB Wallace Arts Centre, Auckland
Artist presentation for Artsbiz, Arts Waikato, Trust Waikato, Hamilton.
Arts Trusts & Committees
2006-2009 Trustee: Arts Waikato Taonga O Waikato Charitable Trust.
2005-2008 Trustee: Sculpture Inform Charitable Trust.
2005-2006 Waikato Creative Communities Assessment Committee
Mentoring & Workshops
2015 Hamilton Junior High School, Sculpture workshop
2014 Franklin Arts Centre, Urbanesia workshop
2006 Mentor Art School Student (six months)
Secondary student seconded to be exposed to professional art practice
2005 Mentor for the Hamilton Community Arts Inspire Programme
Mentor art student from Waikato Diocesan School for Girls (sculpture)
2001 Workshop Taupo-Nui-a-Tia College
Symposiums
2008 Hamilton Garden Sculpture Symposium (Kairuru marble)
2007 Hamilton Garden Sculpture Symposium (Kairuru marble)
2006 Hamilton Garden Sculpture Symposium (Kairuru marble)
2005 Hamilton Garden Sculpture Symposium (Kairuru marble)
Matamata Sculpture Symposium (Hinuera stone)
2004 Hamilton Garden Sculpture Symposium (Hinuera stone)
Whakatane Sculpture Symposium (Oamaru stone)
2001- Matamata Sculpture Symposium (Hinuera Stone)