David Shennan

b. 1965, Scotland: emigrated to New Zealand 1974

Qualifications

1989–90 Master of Fine Arts, First Class Honours,
Elam School of Fine Arts, University of Auckland

1985–88 Bachelor of Fine Arts
Elam School of Fine Arts University of Auckland

Awards

1990 Fowlds Memorial Prize in Fine Arts
Most Distinguished on Faculty at Masters Level
Elam School of Fine Arts, University of Auckland

1989 Wilkins and Davies
New Zealand Young Artist of the Year
(Public vote) $10,000 Prize

Selected Published Reviews

2010 EyeContact

2007 Artnews

2007 Arts Review Art Beat

2007 The Press Christchurch

2001 Asian Art News

2004–1988 Dominion Times
NZ Herald
Otago Daily Times
Sunday Star
National Business Review
North and South

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2016 SPA_CE Gallery, Napier

2014 Black Barn Gallery, Havelock North

2010 Brooke Gifford Gallery, Christchurch

2010 Southland Museum and Art Gallery

2008 Brooke Gifford Gallery, Christchurch

2007 Brooke Gifford Gallery, Christchurch

2005 Carrick Winery Bannockburn Central Otago

2004 Peter Rae Gallery Dunedin

1998 Milford Galleries Dunedin

1997 Artworks Gallery Wanaka

1995 Milford Galleries Dunedin

1994 Southland Museum and Art Gallery Invercargill

1993 Gow Langsford Gallery Auckland

1993 Gow Langsford Gallery Wellington

1992 Gow Langsford Gallery Auckland

1991 Gow Langsford Gallery Auckland

Selected Group Exhibitions

2014 Black Barn Gallery, Havelock North

2013 Milford Galleries Dunedin

2011 Eastern Southern Gallery, Gore

2006 Peter Rae Gallery Dunedin

2004 Gallery 33 Wanaka

2004 Peter Rae Gallery Dunedin

2004 Peter Rae Gallery Dunedin

2003 Peter Rae Gallery Dunedin

2002 Gallery 33 Wanaka

2001 Southland Museum and Art Gallery, Rakiura
South Island Touring Exhibition

2000 Wallace Trust Art Awards Auckland

1999 Wallace Trust Art Awards Auckland

1997 Milford Galleries Dunedin

1996 Wallace Trust Art Awards Auckland

1996 Milford Galleries Dunedin

1996 Southland Museum and Art Gallery Invercargill

1994 Milford Galleries Dunedin

1993 Milford Galleries Dunedin

1991 National Art Gallery Wellington

1990 Star Art Auckland

1990 Charlotte H Galleries Auckland

1990 ASA Gallery Auckland

1990 Pembridge Gallery Auckland

1990 ASA Gallery Auckland

1989 CSA Gallery Auckland

1989 ASA Gallery Auckland

1989 Star Art Auckland

1988 Star Art Auckland

1988 Brooker Gallery Wellington

1988 Pembridge Gallery Auckland

1988 Star Art Auckland

1987 Star Art Auckland

1987 CSA Gallery Christchurch