PROJECTS

START SMALL (ongoing from 2017)
“I am only one, but I am one. I cannot do everything, but I can do something. And I will not let what I cannot do interfere with what I can do.” Edward Everett Hale

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Voyager (with Greta Menzies). : multi-owner garment, phase 1, 2017  See more

OUTSIDER JEWELLER (ongoing from 2016)
The artist’s nose print, pressed against the windows of the world’s jewellery galleries

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Platina, Stockholm (2016)  See more

SOCIAL PRACTICE (ongoing from 2015)
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HOME FROM HOME (ongoing from 2013)
Your artist in residence for 3 days

Ongoing: Home from Home, your artist in residence for 3 days

Launch at Handwerkmesse, Munich, Germany (2013)  See more

LIGHTEN UP (2016)

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Light therapy lamp installed at The See Here, Wellington (July 2016)  See more

BLACK DOG DAYS
‘The most important thing to remember is that if you take the right steps, talk to the right people, black dog days can and will pass’.  From I had a black dog, his name was depression – World Health Organisation video

 6 legs, 2 weeks, 14 walks (with Winnie Read)  See more

 

THIS TOO SHALL PASS (2011-2016)
A travelling fundraiser to support a NZ jewellery gallery which lost its premises in the February 2011 Christchurch earthquake

2011-2014 This too shall pass

RMIT Melbourne (2012)  See more

 

PASS IT ON (2011-2015)
Sewing bees to restock This too shall pass

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The Dowse, Wellington, 2012 See more

 

FREE TIME (2012)
Two weeks as a freelance volunteer in Christchurch, 18 months after the Feb 2011 earthquake

2012 Free Time, a spare pair of hands in Christchurch

Christchurch Press classified ads, Aug 2012  See more

 

LOOK NO HANDS

2012 Look No Hands, 4-week residency at The See Here window gallery, Wellington

4-week residency at The See Here window gallery, Wellington (see more…)

 

LOVED AND LOST
Still yearning for the one that got away? A public service: let’s fill that hole in your universe

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2011 Loved and Lost

Object of Desire # 2: Here I give thanks for Elliot Collins, by kind permission of the artist and Tim Melville Gallery  See more

 

LABOUR OF LOVE (2010, 2016)
Instant private collections, gifted to unsung heroes

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Labour of Love I, Wellington, 2010  See more

 

GIMMEE SHELTER
Tsunami fundraiser

Tsunami fundraiser (see more…)

 

CELEBRATING SUZY

Locket (2008) Sterling silver lined with gold leaf and containing a single Wellington-made chocolate. Presented to Suzy at the opening of Retelling Tales

A public tribute to Suzy Van der Kwast, business-woman and pioneer of Wellington’s coffee culture (see more).