Sarah Anderson

Sarah Anderson

About Sarah Anderson's Website

Welcome to sarahanderson.info The aim of this site is to present an overview of my creative practice spanning the period from 1987 to the present day. I have divided the work into a series of Gallery pages - each page corresponding to a particular exhibition or group of shows.

For further information or for inquiries about purchasing or commissioning a work please use the contact page provided. I look forward to hearing from you.

Artist Biography

Sarah Anderson

BFA (Sculpture) University of Canterbury

PGDip. Art Curatorship University of Canterbury

I was born, raised and educated in Christchurch NZ and currently live in the small town of Lincoln in Canterbury.

Exhibition History -

2016 – Alchemy, 1st Thursday’s group show, Christchurch

2015, Wisteria, Corn & the Vegetable Outlaws, Amuri Arts Council Gallery, Hanmer Springs

2014, Studio Red, group show, Bannockburn

2014 Christmas Show, CPIT ArtBox, Christchurch

2014 Botanical Fandango, CPIT ArtBox, Christchurch

2014, Selected Works, Amuri Arts Council Gallery, Hanmer Springs

2011 Stonescape, The Wallace Art Gallery, Morrinsville

2011 The Garden Party, group show, Greenslade Gallery, Hamilton

2010 Shelf, group show, The Framing Workshop, Hamilton

2008 50 x 50, group show, The Framing Workshop, Hamilton

2008 Other Worlds, solo show, Calder & Lawson Gallery, Waikato University, Hamilton

2007 Finalist, Anthony Harper Award, COCA, Christchurch

2006 Stonescape, Platform 01, Hamilton

2005 Land and Form, George Perry Gallery, Tauranga

2005 Finalist, Waikato National Art Awards

2003 Salon de Refuse, Norsewear Art Award

2003 Group Show, Victoria Henwood Gallery, New Plymouth

2003 Waterborne, solo show, Barrows Gallery, Martinborough

2002 Remnants, new paintings, at Oedipus Rex Gallery, Auckland

2002 Finalist, North Shore Art Awards

2001 Tidal Remains, works on paper, at Oedipus Rex Gallery, Auckland

1991 Solo show of bronzes and drawings at the C.S.A Gallery, Christchurch

1991 Preparations, a group show, Brooke Gifford Gallery, Christchurch

1987 Solo show of Sculpture and Drawing at Several Arts Gallery, Christchurch

1986, Solo graduate exhibition, Centre Gallery, the Arts Centre, Christchurch

Text -

2017 Papanui High School, 10th Anniversary of the Permanent Collection Art Awards 2007 – 2017, co-produced with Mark Soltero on behalf of Papanui High School - ISBN 978-0-473-38359-6

2015 Wisteria, Corn & the Vegetable Outlaws, catalogue essay by Sarah Anderson

2014 Vanishing Point, Anderson/Dawe/Emery/Walter, text & curation by Sarah Anderson - ISBN 978-0-473-26575-5

2012 Please Do Not Touch, Ilam Campus Gallery, School of Fine Arts, University of Canterbury, contributing writer - Issn no. 1176-1164

2012 Student Series, catalogue publication, Ilam Campus Gallery, School of Fine Arts, University of Canterbury, contributing writer

Art News NZ, Autumn 2011, Art Meets Environmentalism in Upcoming, pg.128

2011 E:Scape, catalogue publication, foreword and text - ISBN 978-0-9864596-2-7

2010 E:Scape, catalogue publication, foreword and text - ISBN 978-0-9864596-0-3

2009 E:Scape, catalogue publication, foreword and text

Projects -

2015 Curator, Wisteria, Corn & the Vegetable Outlaws, Hanmer Springs Gallery

2015 Creative Producer/Stage Manager/Fundraiser for Ex Tenebris Lux, a mixed media theatre production in collaboration with Jeremy Roake performed at the 2015 Christchurch Body Festival of Dance & Performance

2014 Vanishing Point, a publication exploring current environmental issues in the Mackenzie Basin from an artist’s perspective. In collaboration with Bing Dawe, John Emery & Keith Walter, text & curation by Sarah Anderson

2013 on the curatorial team for [IN]Box at ArtBox Christmas Show