Selected Exhibition History

 

Solo Exhibitions

2017

'I See Through Me', Jonathan Smart Gallery, Christchurch NZ.

2016

'The Horror! The Horror!', Chambers Art Gallery, Christchurch, NZ.

'No Guts No Glory', Antoinette Godkin Gallery, Auckland, NZ.

2015

'I might look confused, but i am' Chambers Art Gallery, Christchurch, NZ.

'Ooo ooo' with Keir Leslie, North Projects, Christchurch, NZ.

2014

'Copy Card', Chambers Art Gallery, Christchurch, NZ.

2013           

‘Quick Flip’, City Art, Christchurch, NZ.

2012           

‘Fleisher Masher’, Ilam Campus Gallery, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, NZ.

‘Switchblade … get the point?’, Antoinette Godkin Gallery, Auckland, NZ.

‘Emetic Aesthetic’, Blue Oyster Gallery, Dunedin, NZ.

2009             

'Montages', High Street Project, Christchurch, NZ.

2008            

'Reason and Nightmare', Campbell Grant Galleries, Christchurch, NZ.

'seriously forgot serious', Physics Room Kiosk, Christchurch
, NZ.

2007             

‘la nausee; recent photographs', Campbell Grant Galleries, Christchurch, NZ.

2006             

‘The Absurd Self’, Campbell Grant Galleries, Christchurch, NZ.

Group Exhibitions

2016

'Contemporary Christchurch', Centre of Contemporary Art, Christchurch, NZ.

'Land/Made', Van Eyck Academie, Maastricht, Netherlands.

2015

'Cut + Paste', The Dowse Art Museum, Lower Hutt NZ.

2013           

‘Parkin Drawing Award Finalist Exhibition’, New Zealand Academy of Fine Arts, Wellington, NZ.                          

‘Unsettled’, Antoinette Godkin Gallery, Auckland, NZ.

2012           

‘Miranda Parkes/Tjalling de Vries: Keep Left, Keep Right’, Christchurch Art Gallery, Christchurch, NZ.  Curated by Felicity Milburn.

‘The Brick and the Masking Tape: Tjalling de Vries and Rob Hood’, DogPark Art Project Space, Christchurch, NZ.

2011            

‘Group Show’, Chambers 231, Christchurch, NZ. Curated by Warren Feeney and Felicity  Milburn.

‘Wallace Art Trust New Acquisitions’, Pah Homestead, Auckland, NZ.

‘nth degree’, Ilam Campus Gallery, Christchurch, NZ. Curated by Barbara Garrie.

‘Deconstructed/Reconstructed’ (MFA Submission Exhibition), Bath Street Gallery, Auckland, NZ.

2010           

‘Select: 2010 University of Canterbury Art Purchases Committee Award Finalist Show’, SOFA Gallery, Christchurch, NZ.

‘Undercurrent, A Trans Tasman Exchange’, Switchback Gallery, Gippsland Centre for Art & Design, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia. Curated by Robin Neate.

‘Choice! New Zealand Contemporary Art’, c3 contemporary art space, Melbourne, Australia. Curated by Pippa Makgill.

‘Anthony Harper Award finalists show’, Centre of Contemporary Art, Christchurch, NZ.

2009           

‘Motel: Liyen Chong, Tjalling de Vries, Trenton Garratt, Eileen Leung, Oliver Perkins, Ruth Thomas-Edmond, Stacey Turner’, Bartley + Company, Wellington, NZ. Curated by André Hemer.

‘Obsessions, Transgressions, and Beliefs’, Bath Street Gallery, Auckland, NZ, curated by Simon Ogden.

'Paint, Wool, Paper, Wine: Simon Ogden, Bronwyn Taylor, André Hemer, Tjalling de Vries', SFA Campus Gallery, Christchurch, NZ.

'135 Gloucester St Studio Show', 155 High St, Christchurch, NZ.

2007           

'Artschool 125', curated by Lara Strongman, Christchurch Art Gallery, Christchurch, NZ.

‘Anthony Harper Award finalists show’, Centre of Contemporary Art, Christchurch, NZ.

Public Works

2012           

‘Tjalling is innocent’, Outer Spaces project presented by Christchurch Art Gallery and Centre for Contemporary Art, Christchurch, NZ.

 

Collections

Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna O Waiwhetu

James Wallace Art Trust

The Fletcher Trust Collection

University of Canterbury Art Collection

WrightMann Collection

 

Selected Reviews/Publications

Blundell, Sally. ‘Christchurch’ (Reason and Nightmare), ArtNews, Spring 2008. p. 42.

Brown, Warwick. ‘Tjalling de Vries’, Seen This Century: 100 Contemporary New Zealand Artists, Auckland, 2009, pp. 88-91.

De Vries, Tjalling and Felicity Milburn. Fleisher Masher [exhib. cat.], Ilam Press, Christchurch, 2012.

De Vries, Tjalling and Creon Upton, Slide Her Under the Door [exhib. cat.), Christchurch, 2011.

De Vries, Tjalling. Emetic Aesthetic in Oculus: Postgraduate Journal for Visual Arts Research, Christchurch, 2011, pp. 62-63.

Feeney, Warren. ‘Masters Exhibition at Ilam’, http://eyecontactsite.com/2011/06/masters-exhibition-at-ilam, 7 June 2011.

Herbert, Kris. ’20 Tones of Grey’, b-guided, 2007, pp. 132-133.

Hurrell, John. ‘Fragmented Pop’, http://eyecontactsite.com/2012/04/fragmented-pop, 25 April 2012.

Hurrell, John. ‘Ilam Masters Show’, http://eyecontactsite.com/2011/05/ilam-masters-show, 8 May 2011.

Hurrell, John. ‘Christchurch comes to Auckland’, http://eyecontactartforum.blogspot.com/2009/09/canterbury-comes-to-auckland.html, 2 September 2009.

Montgomery, Kate. ‘Message Delivered - The Absurd Self: works by Tjalling de Vries’, The Press, 1 February 2006, p. D2.

Peers. Robyn. ‘Arresting Show - La Nausee: recent photographs by Tjalling de Vries’, The Press, 30 May 2007, p. D2.

Wood, Andrew Paul. ‘Interiors’, New Zealand Listener, 25 February 2006, p. 48.