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Philip Trusttum

Paintings

A small survey: 2001 – 2008
12 June – 8 July 2008

William Paintings & Hod Rod Paintings
3 to 14 October 2006
Bett Gallery Hobart at Depot Gallery, Sydney

 

 

Philip Trusttum - Curriculum Vitae (September 2006)

Born 1940, Raetahi, New Zealand

Education

1964 Graduate Diploma of Fine Arts, University of Canterbury, New Zealand

Solo Exhibitions

2006 Bett Gallery Hobart at Depot Gallery, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Lets go Lego, Marshall Seifert Gallery, Dunedin, New Zealand

Mussorgsky Pictures, Sarjeant Gallery, Wanganui, New Zealand

5.30 am NG Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand
Etchings & Paintings, Paper Graphica, Christchurch, New Zealand
2005 Gnomus Paintings, NG Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand
Just William, Warwick Henderson Gallery, New Zealand

NG Gallery, Christchurch Gallery

2004 COCA Art Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand
Warwick Henderson Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
The Left Bank Gallery, Greymouth, New Zealand
Janne Land Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand
University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand
Dunedin Arts Festival, Dunedin, New Zealand
2003 Warwick Henderson Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
Port Gallery, Port Chalmers, New Zealand
COCA Art Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand
2002 Warwick Henderson Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
Sarjeant Gallery, Wanganui, New Zealand
Left Bank Gallery, Greymouth, New Zealand
Port Gallery, Port Chalmers, New Zealand
COCA Art Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand
2001 Working Wonders, Dunedin Public Art Gallery, Dunedin, New Zealand
COCA Art Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand
Millennium Art Gallery, Blenheim, New Zealand
Warwick Henderson Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
2000 Aigantighe Gallery, Timaru, New Zealand
1999 James Wallace Art Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
Warwick Henderson Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
I do my own Ironing, Campbell Grant Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand
1998 Dress for Tennis, Campbell Grant Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand
Motif Show, Napier Art Gallery, New Zealand
Motif Show, James Wallace Art Gallery, Wanganui, New Zealand
Motif Show, Sarjeant Art Gallery, Wanganui, New Zealand
1997 Motif Show, COCA Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand
Campbell Grant Galleries, Christchurch, New Zealand
Grove Mill, Blenheim, New Zealand
Whangerei Art Gallery (James Wallace Collection), Whangarei, New Zealand
Roturua Art Gallery (James Wallace Collection), Rotorua, New Zealand
90 Art Space, Wellington, New Zealand
Aigantighe Gallery, Timaru, New Zealand
1996 Customs House (James Wallace Collection), Auckland, New Zealand
Janne Land Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand
1995 The Loft Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand
Milford House, Dunedin, New Zealand
1994 The Loft Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand
Judith Anderson Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
Sarjeant Gallery, Wanganui, New Zealand
James Wallace Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
1993 The Loft Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand
1992 Recherche Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand
  The Loft Gallery, Motueka, New Zealand
1991 The Loft Gallery, Motueka, New Zealand
Survey of the Last 10 Years, Sarjeant Gallery, Wanganui, New Zealand
Gow/Langsford Art Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
The Loft Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand
1990 The Loft Gallery, Motueka, New Zealand
Fluxes Gallery, Dunedin, New Zealand
Brooke Clifford Art Gallery, Dunedin, New Zealand
1989 Sarjeant Gallery, Wanganui, New Zealand
Aigantighe Art Gallery, Timaru, New Zealand

Govett Brewster Art Gallery Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand

The Loft Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand
CSA Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand
The Pump House, Akaroa, New Zealand
1988

The Loft Gallery, Motueka, New Zealand

CSA Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand
Gow/Langsford Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
Northland Gallery, Whangerei, New Zealand
Napier Art Gallery, Napier, New Zealand
1987

The Loft Gallery, Motueka, New Zealand

1986 Sarjeant Gallery, Wanganui, New Zealand
CSA Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand
Peter McLeavey Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand
Brooke Glifford Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand
Bosshard Gallery, Dunedin, New Zealand
1985

New Vision Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

Peter McLeavey Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand
CSA Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand
Bosshard Gallery, Dunedin, New Zealand
1984

Manawatu Art Gallery, Palmerston, New Zealand

New Vision Art Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
Bishop Suter Art Gallery, Nelson, New Zealand
Gingko (drawings), Christchurch, New Zealand
Art Society, Waimate, New Zealand

Robert McDougall Art Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand

Komblee Gallery, New York, United States of America
Bosshard Galleries, Dunedin, New Zealand
Janne Land Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand
1983 Centre Gallery, Hamilton, New Zealand
1982

Play, New Vision gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

Play II, Janne Land Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand
Play II, Bosshard Gallery, Dunedin, New Zealand
1981 Trusttum’s Cars, New Vision Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
Cars, Bosshard Galleries, Dunedin, New Zealand
1980

Totems, Brooke/Gifford Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand

CSA Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand
Bosshard Galleries, Dunedin, New Zealand
Selected Works 1962 – 79, Sarjeant Gallery, Wanganui, New Zealand
Directors Choice, Outreach Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
1979

Bosshard Galleries, Dunedin, New Zealand

Peter McLeavey Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand
CSA Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand
1978 Brooke/Gifford Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand
Peter McLeavey, Wellington, New Zealand
New Vision Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
1977

Exhibition at private home, Christchurch, New Zealand

New Vision Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
1976 Dowse Art Gallery, Lower Hutt, New Zealand
Banners 1976, Bosshard Galleries, Dunedin, New Zealand
Cutouts, New Vision gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
1975

New Vision gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

Peter McLeavey Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand
1974 CSA Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand
Peter McLeavey gallery, Wellington, New Zealand
Bosshard Galleries, Dunedin, New Zealand

New Vision gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

1973 Bosshard Gallery, Akaroa, New Zealand
New Vision gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
1972 Peter McLeavey gallery, Wellington, New Zealand
1971

Bosshard Gallery, Akaroa, New Zealand

New Vision Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
1970 Peter McLeavey Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand
New Vision Gallery Auckland, New Zealand
1969 New Vision Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
1966 New Vision Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
1965 New Vision Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

Selected Group Exhibitions

2004

COCA Art Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand

2003 Milford House, Dunedin, New Zealand
2001 Think Colour – Art is Never Just Black & White, Pataka Porirua Museum, Porirua, New Zealand
150 Anniversary Show, COCA, Christchurch, New Zealand
2000 Opening Celebration, COCA, Christchurch, New Zealand
1999

Seriously Playful I, COCA, Christchurch, New Zealand

1998 Dunedin Public Art Gallery, Dunedin, New Zealand
The Bank of New Zealand Art Collection, Wellington City Gallery, New Zealand
10 x 10, Warwick Henderson Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
1995 Milford Gallery, Dunedin

South Canterbury Artists, Aigantighe Gallery, Timaru, New Zealand

1994 Taking Stock of the 90’s, Sarjeant Gallery, Wanganui, New Zealand
Child’s Play, McDougall Art Annex, Christchurch, New Zealand
1992 Multiples, McDougall Art Annex, Christchurch, New Zealand
1991 CSA Chair Exhibition, Aigantighe Gallery, Timaru, New Zealand
1989

Brooker Art Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand

1986 The Word Gallery, Nelson, New Zealand
1985 22 Wooster Street, New York, United States of America
Better than Collecting Dust, Manawatu Art Gallery, Palmerston North, New Zealand
Big Paintings, CSA Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand
1984

ANZART: Australian & New Zealand artists in Edinburgh, International Festival, Edinburgh, Scotland

Sarjeant Gallery, Wanganui, New Zealand
1983 Installation Art, Govett Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand
The Prospect Collection of Contemporary New Zealand Painting, Centre Gallery, Hamilton, New Zealand
1982 New Zealand Drawing, 1982, Dunedin Public Art Gallery, Dunedin, New Zealand

The 4th Biennial of Sydney: vision of disbelief, Art Gallery of NSW, Sydney, New South Wales

Janne Land Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand
Me by myself, The Self Portrait, Wellington, New Zealand
1981 Govett Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand
Manawatu Art Gallery, Palmerston North, New Zealand
1980

Society of Arts Galleries, Auckland, New Zealand

1979 Drawing the Line, Dowse Art Gallery, Lower Hutt, New Zealand
New Vision Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
Drawing ’79, CSA Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand
1978 Christchurch Arts Festival International of Drawings, Robert McDougall Art Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand
1977

Private View, Dowse Art Gallery, Lower Hutt, New Zealand

1976 Peter Webb Galleries, Auckland, New Zealand
New Zealand Drawing 1976, City Art Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
Second Chance, New Vision Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
Two generations of New Zealand Abstraction, Petar-James Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
1973

The Group Show, CSA Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand

Gallery Choice, New Vision Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
Art New Zealand 1974, CSA Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand
The Kim Wright Collection of New Zealand Paintings, Govett Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand
The Artists Garden, New Vision Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
1972

Drawings Group Exhibitions, Barry Lett Galleries, Auckland, New Zealand

1971 Centenary Collection, Manawatu Art Gallery, Palmerston North, New Zealand
New Vision Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
1970 New Zealand Art of the Sixties: a Royal Visit Exhibition, City Art Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
New Zealand Pavilion Expo ’70, Tokyo, Japan
Benson & Henson Art Award, Barry Lett Galleries, Auckland, New Zealand

The Group Show, CSA Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand

Kim Wright Art Collection, Govett Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand
1967 Ten Years of New Zealand Painting in Auckland, City Art Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
1966 New Zealand Painting 1966, City Art Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
1965 The Group Show, Durham Street Art Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand
Contemporary Painting in New Zealand, Commonwealth Institute, London, United Kingdom

Bibliography

Barnett, G.  Art New Zealand, From Living 1991

Blackley, R and Wells, P. The 4th Biennial of Sydney: New Zealanders in Australia. Art New Zealand, Winter: 1982: 24: 26 – 31 (illus)
Brown, G and Keith, H. An Introduction to New Zealand Painting 1839 – 1980: Auckland: Collins: 1982: 214
Brown, G, Gopas, R, Trusttum, P, Clairmont, P. Art New Zealand: 1979: 13: 13

Brown, G.  Philip Trusttum’s Visual Vocabulary.  Philip Trusttum Selected Works 1962 – 1979 (catalogue). Sarjeant Gallery, Wanganui,: 1980

Brown, G. Philip Trusttum: Cars. Art New Zealand: Autumn 1981: 19: 12 (illus)
Brown, W. 100 New Zealand Paintings
Coley, J. Philip Trusttum: Totems. Art New Zealand: 1980: 16: 20
Coley, J. Philip Trusttum. Art New Zealand: 1980: 17: 17

Collins, R D J. Philip Trusttum: 1976 Banner Paintings. Art New Zealand: April/May 1977: 5: 14

Dunn, M. New Zealand Painting 1997
Docking, G. Two Hundred Years of New Zealand Paintings.  Wellington: A H & A W Reed: 1971: 198-99 (illus)
Gabilk, S. Art People: New Zealand Report.  Art in America, March 1982: 35-41(illus), also in Art New Zealand: Autumn 1982: 23
Leech, P.  Style & Signature: The Paintings of Philip Trusttum.  Philip Trusttum Selected Works 1962 – 1979 (catalogue).  Sarjeant Gallery, Wanganui: 1980

Leech, P. Playing the Game.  Art New Zealand: 1982: 25: 17 (illus)

Leech, P. Philip Trusttum: Backhanded Portraits 1983-84.  Art New Zealand: Winter 1984:31: 19 (illus)

Leech, P. Trusttum’s Wardrobe: Philip Trusttum at Bosshard Galleries.  Art New Zealand: Summer 1985: 37: 22 (illus)
Leech, P. The Feeling of Life. Art New Zealand: Winter 1988: 47 (illus)

Listener, September, 1986

McKinnon, A. Philip Trusttum. Art New Zealand: 1982: 23: 16
Paton, J. New Zealand Listener, 1996
Pound, F. Forty Modern New Zealand Paintings Auckland: Penguin: 1985 (illus)
Riley, B. Closer, Closer, Closer.  New Zealand Listener, 21 April 1984: 37 (illus)

Ross, J. Philip Trusttum’s Paintings of the Seventies.  Art New Zealand, June/July 1977: 6:16-21(illus)

Schulz, D.  The Paintings of Philip Trusttum.  Art New Zealand: 1981: 20: 28-29 (illus)
Spens, M.  Monet not Maori: Art in New Zealand, Studio International: 1985: 198: 1010: 54 (illus)
Spens, M. Meaning, Excellence and Purpose: ANZART in Edinburgh.  Art New Zealand.  Summer 1984: 33: 28-31 (illus)
Thomas, M. Drawing ’79: New Canterbury Contemporaries.  Art New Zealand: 1979: 14: 23 (illus)
Wilson, R.  Philip Trusttum: Recent Paintings and Early Works.  Art New Zealand: Winter 1978: 10: 25 (illus)
Wilson, R. Redoubled Force New Zealand Listener: 29 July 1978

Young, M.  Painting 1950 – 1967 Wellington: AH & AW Reed, 1968: 27

Selected Awards and Commissions

1966

Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council Fellowship Grant to Australia

1972 Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council Fellowship Grant to Europe and United States of America
1986 Civic Chambers, Rotorua, New Zealand
1995 City Sky Casino, Auckland, New Zealand
1999 Mural, Christchurch Convention Centre, Christchurch, New Zealand
2000

Year 2000 Tapestry Design Prize, Christchurch, New Zealand

Pollock/Krasner Foundation Award, New York, USA

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