Fiona Pardington [Works]
Lives and works in Baylys Beach, New Zealand

Selected Solo Exhibitions
Mokosoi, {Suite}, Wellington, New Zealand, 2016
A Beautiful Hesitation, City Gallery, Wellington; Auckland Art Gallery Toi O Tāmaki; Christchurch Art Gallery, New Zealand, 2015-16
In My Dreaming I Saw - Moea Iho Nei I Au, {Suite}, Wellington, New Zealand, 2015
Supernatural, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, Australia, 2014
Stilling the Glance: from the McCahon Residency, {Suite}, Wellington, New Zealand, 2014
Flora, Fauna, {Suite}, Wellington, New Zealand, 2012 
... Immortally Yours, {Suite}, Wellington, New Zealand, 2011 
Blood and Roses, Jonathan Smart Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand, 2011
The Pressure of Sunlight Falling, Govett-Brewster Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand, 2011
Ahua: A Beautiful Hesitation & The Language of Skulls, Lisa Sette, Scottsdale, USA, 2010
Ahua: A Beautiful Hesitation, Sydney Biennale 2010, Sydney, Australia, 2010
Eros & Agape, {Suite}, Wellington, New Zealand, 2010
Arise, {Suite}, Wellington, New Zealand, 2008
The Heart Derelict, Jonathan Smart Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand, 2007

Selected Group Exhibitions
Fourth {Suite} Summer Series, {Suite}, Wellington, New Zealand, 2016-17
Third {Suite} Summer Series, {Suite}, Wellington, New Zealand, 2015-16
Version 4.0, {Suite}, Wellington, New Zealand, 2015
Arsenale, Kyiv International Biennale of Contemporary Art, Ukraine, 2012
Unnerved: The New Zealand Project, Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, Australia, 2010
Photographer Unknown, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia, 2009
Brought to Light, Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna O Waiwhetu, New Zealand, 2009
Mo Tatou: The Ngai Tahu Whanui exhibition, Te Papa Tongarewa Museum of New Zealand, Wellington, New Zealand, 2006
Photoquai - Musée du Quai Branly, Musée du Quai Branly, Paris, France, 2007

Education
Doctor of Fine Arts, Elam School of Fine Arts, Auckland University, New Zealand, 2013

Awards/Residencies
Chevalier, Ordre des Arts et des Lettres, 2016
Colin McCahon House Artists' Residency, 2013
Arts Foundation Laureate Award, 2011
Laureate Artistic Creations Project with the Musée du Quai Branly, France, 2010
Ngāi Tahu Residency at Otago Polytechnic, 2006

Selected Publications/Reviews
Owen Craven, 'Fiona Pardington', Artist Profile, Australia, Issue 28 2014
Eva Radich, 'Stilling the Glance' interview, Radio New Zealand Concert, 2014
Fiona Ralph, 'Q&A with artist Fiona Pardington', Viva, The New Zealand Herald, 6 Nov 2013
Virginia Were, 'Hidden in plain sight', Artnews, New Zealand, Summer 2013
Mark Amery, 'Still life in still-life art', Dominion Post, Wellington, New Zealand, 2012
Kriselle Baker & Elizabeth Rankin (ed.), 'Fiona Pardington: The Pressure of Sunlight Falling', Otago University Press, Dunedin, New Zealand, 2011
Maud Page, Unnerved: The New Zealand Project, exhibition catalogue, Queensland Art Gallery, Australia, 2010, pp. 106-09
Virginia Were, 'Catalogues of Exoticism', ArtNews, Auckland, Autumn 2010
John Hurrell, 'Phrenology in the Pacific', Eyecontact, 11 June 2010
KIWA Media, 'Kete Aronui - Fiona Pardington', NZ on Screen, Maori Television, 2006
David Eggleton, Into The Light. A History of New Zealand Photography, Craig Potton Publishing, Nelson, New Zealand, 2006, pp. 158-61

Public Collections
Musée du Quai Branly, Paris, France
National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C, USA
Queensland Art Gallery/Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, Australia
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington, New Zealand
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki, Auckland, New Zealand
Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu, Christchurch, New Zealand
Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand
University of Auckland Art Collection, Auckland, New Zealand
Victoria University of Wellington Art Collection, Wellington, New Zealand
Chartwell Collection, Auckland, New Zealand

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