Catherine Manchester (bosanko)
I have been exhibiting for 30 years in NZ .I won the Rita Angus award in 1987 living and painting in the artist Rita Angus's cottage for a year .In 1988 I worked and exhibited in England , and visited and painted in New York.and I have exhibited twice in America .In 2014 I returned and exhibited in New York.My work features in a book published by Art Platform NYC called Vanguard visionaries in November 2015.I was invited to show works on Art Platform NYC in November 2014.
Collections NZ. America, Australia and England.
BA Victoria University in Wellington, Ilam arts school in Christchurch and thenI went to art school in Dunedin and graduated with a diploma in fine arts.I won the Rita Angus fellowship which I took up for a year.I live in Ngaio Wellington where i work from my studio.I have lived in Rome , England and New York .
Ferner Gallery 1998 - 2003 Solo exhibitions in the Ferner galleries Auckland and Wellington
Janne Land 2001
Christchurch International festival of the arts 2005 the art house. Solo
2006- 2009 Williams Gallery Group exhibitions
2010 Group exhibition Exhibitions gallery Wellington
2011 Happenstance Exhibitions Gallery
2012 Story of a Painting Exhibitions gallery
2012 Colours of the world Contemporary exhibition Calabria, Italy
2012 Nelson , Guest art artist the Suter Public art gallery
2013 Aratoi Public Art Gallery ,Masterton NZ Mythmakers
2013 Beyond the real Exhibitions Gallery
2014 Agora gallery New York 28th March -17 April
2014 Gilberd Marriott Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand
25th July -11August
The concise dictionary of New Zealand Artists
by Kate McGahey
Eastbourne an Anthology 2013
Art is Spectrum 2014 no 32 Evoking the New York Muse by Catherine Manchester
Online Art Platform NYC Catherine Manchester
Vanguard Visionaries A hard back book : a list of contemporary artists with editorial on each artist ,to be published 2015 by Art Platform NYC