Andrea du Chatenier

Date of birth
1958
Nationality
Biography
Bio from www.seedgallery.co.nz
Andrea du Chatenier

Born in Hamilton, Andrea du Chatenier completed a BFA at the University of Auckland in 1995 and Master of Fine Arts degree through RMIT, Melbourne in 1998. She has since received numerous grants and awards for her accomplished and challenging work, including selection for the Sao Paulo Biennale in 2004 and a runner-up placing in the 2007 Wallace Art Awards.


In 2004 du Chatenier was awarded the Tylee Cottage Artist Residency at the Sarjeant Gallery. Upon the completion of this residency she chose to stay in Whanganui, where she now teaches at UCOL’s School of Fine Arts. Du Chatenier has shown widely both nationally and internationally for more than a decade and was the subject of a large survey show at Hastings City Art Gallery between December 2011 and February 2012.


Born

1958

Hamilton, NZ.

Education

1998


Master of Fine Arts, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia.

1995


Bachelor of Fine Arts, Elam School of Fine Arts, University of Auckland, NZ.

1992


Certificate of Design, Waikato Polytechnic, Hamilton, NZ.

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2014
Rayner Brothers Gallery ' - Opened 14 July
Seed Gallery - 'Weepers, Wonderers and Wounded" - 14 - 23 May,

2012

Chain of Being, Hastings City Art Gallery, NZ.

2011

Denizens of the Deep, Rayner Brothers, Whanganui, NZ.

2010

Goldenage, The New Dowse, Wellington, NZ.

2009

Softfoot in a Cold World, Crawlspace, Wellington, NZ.



Earthseed, Mary Newton Gallery, Wellington, NZ.

2007

No Where Isles, Mary Newton Gallery, Wellington, NZ.


Tree of Life, AK07, Auckland, NZ

2005

Homely Bones, Mary Newton Gallery, Wellington, NZ.

2004


Reanimation of the Dispossessed, Sarjeant Gallery, Whanganui, NZ.

Origin Pod, Room 103, Auckland, NZ.

2003

Kirk's Girls, Lopdell House, Auckland, NZ.

The Sweet Here After, Room 103, Auckland, NZ.

2002

West Coast Gothic, Quay School of Fine Arts Gallery, Whanganui, NZ.

1996

Dreams of Eden/Whales in Space, Artspace, Auckland, NZ.

Selected Group Exhibitions

2011

Sky Above, Earth Below, Waitakaruru Arboretum and Sculpture Park, Hamilton, NZ.

Taking Space, Seed Gallery, Auckland, NZ.

Songs of the Forest, Sarjeant Gallery, Whanganui, NZ.

2010


I Shall Spit on Your Grave, J.J Morgan & Co., Wellington, NZ.

2009


Mind Games: The Surrealist Show, Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, NZ.

2008


Batteries Not Included, Mary Newton Gallery, Wellington, NZ.

The Blue Room, Blue Oyster Gallery, Dunedin, NZ.

Cold Comfort, The Suter, Nelson, NZ.



Pick up your Cave and Run, Ramp Gallery, Hamilton, NZ.



NZ Scultpure Onshore, Auckland, NZ.

2007

Beasts, The New Dowse, Wellington, NZ.

Love Me Tender, Artis Gallery, Auckland, NZ.

2006


Zooness (Origin Pod), Museum of City and Sea, Wellington, NZ.

2005

Woo, Te Tuhi, Auckland, NZ.

20 Artists in One Place, Signal Gallery, Hamilton, NZ.

Animal Crackers, Mary Newton Gallery, Wellington, NZ.

2004

The Lightness Suit, Sao Paulo Biennale, Brazil.

Small Natures, McPherson Gallery, Auckland, NZ.

2003


Woof, Te Manawa, Palmerston North, NZ.



Henry Sarjeant's Fine Art Dept. Store, Sarjeant Gallery, Whanagnui, NZ.


Images of Desire, Red Light District, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

2000


Frank's Friends (Alter Ego's), RMIT, Melbourne, Australia.

1998

Currents, Govett Brewster, New Plymoth, NZ.



Benny Belligerent (Alter Ego's), Gallery 101, Melbourne, Australia.

Awards

2012



Touring exhibition finalist, James Wallace Charitable Arts Trust, TSB Bank Wallace Arts Centre, Auckland; Pataka Museum, Wellington, NZ.

2011



Touring exhibition finalist, James Wallace Charitable Arts Trust, TSB Bank Wallace Arts Centre, Auckland; Pataka Museum, Wellington, NZ.

2010

Finalist, Waikato Art Awards, Hamilton, NZ.

Touring exhibition finalist, James Wallace Charitable Arts Trust, TSB Bank Wallace Arts Centre, Auckland; Pataka Museum, Wellington, NZ.

2009



Touring exhibition finalist, James Wallace Charitable Arts Trust, Aotea Centre, Auckland, Auckland; Pataka Museum, Wellington, NZ.

2008



Touring exhibition finalist, James Wallace Charitable Arts Trust, Aotea Centre, Auckland, Auckland; Pataka Museum, Wellington, NZ.

2007



Runner Up, James Wallace Charitable Arts Trust, Aotea Centre, Auckland, Auckland; Pataka Museum, Wellington, NZ.

2003


Finalist, James Wallace Charitable Arts Trust, Aotea Centre, Auckland, Auckland, NZ.

Finalist, Waikato Art Awards, Hamilton, NZ.

2002


Finalist, James Wallace Charitable Arts Trust, Aotea Centre, Auckland, Auckland, NZ.

Collections

James Wallace Arts Trust Collection, NZ.

The New Dowse, Wellington, NZ.

Alexander Museum, Whanganui, NZ.

The Sarjeant Gallery, Whanganui, NZ.

Te Manawa Public Gallery, Palmerston North, NZ.

Waikato Art Museum, Hamilton, NZ.

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