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Anne Noble

 
Anne Noble (Laureate) ONZM, MFA
Distinguished Professor of Fine Art (Photography)
Massey University, College of Creative Arts
Wellington, New Zealand
 

Qualifications

1983 - MFA (First Class Hons) Elam School of Fine Arts, Auckland University
1980 - BFA (Senior Scholar in Fine Arts) Elam School of Fine Arts, Auckland University

Grants and Awards

2014 - Fulbright Senior Scholar Award/International Artist in Residence, Colombia Cllge 
2013 - Distinguished Professor of Fine Art, Massey University, New Zealand
2011 - US National Science Foundation Polar Medal
2009 - NZ Arts Foundation Laureate Award
2009 - Massey University Individual Research Medal
2009 - Winner of the inaugural Connell’s Bay Sculpture Park Billboard Commission
2009 - College of Creative Arts Research Award
2009 - Creative New Zealand Publication Grant
2007 - US National Science Foundation Artists and Writers Award (US Polar Programme)
2005 - Creative New Zealand Project Grant
2005 - Massey University Reseach Fellowship
2002 - Royal Society, Science and Technology Promotion Fund Grant
2002 - Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit, ONZM
2001 - Antarctica New Zealand / Creative New Zealand Antarctic Arts Fellow 2001-2
2000 - Massey University F.I.E.T Award for Innovation and Excellence in Teaching
2000 - National Portrait Gallery Biennial Portrait Competition: Runner-up
2000 - Visa Gold / Wallace Art Awards: Runner-up

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2017 - Eidolon, Jonathan Smart Gallery, Christchurch NZ
2014 - Bitch in Slippers, Jonathan Smart Gallery, Christchurch NZ
2013 - White Shadow White Shine, Stills Gallery, Sydney, Australia
2012 - Song Sting Swarm, Two Rooms Gallery, Auckland NZ
2005 - White Lantern, Antarctic Photographs 2002-2005, McNamara Gallery, Wanganui
2005 - Southern Lights, Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna O Waiwhetu
2005 - Southern Lights, Jonathan Smart Gallery, Christchurch
2004 - The Polar Sea and the Polar Sky, Bartley Nees Gallery, Wellington
2003 - Photographing Antarctica, Bartley Nees Gallery, Wellington
2003 - Anne Noble: States of Grace, Auckland Art Gallery
2003 - Antarctica...terra incognito, Jonathan Smart Gallery, Christchurch
2002 - Anne Noble: States of Grace, City Gallery, Wellington / Te Whare Toi
2001 - Ruby's Room, Jonathan Smart Gallery, Christchurch
2001 - Anne Noble: States of Grace, Dunedin Public Art Gallery
2001 - Celebrating States of Grace, a virtual exhibition, Bartley Nees Gallery, Wellington
1999 - Touch Memory, Avid Gallery, Wellington
1999 - Recent Photographs, Jonathan Smart Gallery, Christchurch
1998 - New Works, Jonathan Smart Gallery, Christchurch
1998 - Still Moving, Jensen Gallery, Wellington
1998 - Te Hikoi o Kati Kuri; the Journey of Kati Kuri, National Library Gallery, Wellington
1997 - Horizons, Jonathan Smart Gallery, Christchurch
1997 - Hidden Lives: The Work of Care, Left Bank Gallery, Greymouth
1995 - Hidden Lives: The Work of Care, Gisborne Museum and Arts Centre
1994 - Hidden Lives: The Work of Care, National Library Gallery, Wellington
1994 - In the Presence of Angles, Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth
1993 - A Beautiful Botany, Claybrook Gallery, Auckland
1992 - In the Presence of Angles, Robert McDougall Art Gallery, Christchurch; Fisher Gallery, Auckland; Manawatu Art Gallery, Palmerston North
1991 - The Wanganui River Revisited, Rotorua Museum of Art and History
1991 - Landscape, Gregory Flint Gallery, Auckland
1991- In the Presence of Angles, Wellington City Art Gallery
1991 - New Work, Sarjeant Gallery, Wanganui
1990 - SONG...without words, Gregory Flint Gallery, Auckland; Catherine Scollay Gallery, Wellington
1989 - In the Presence of Angles, Sarjeant Gallery, Wanganui
1985 - New York, New Vision Gallery, Auckland
1983 - The Wanganui, National Art Gallery, Wellington; Manawatu Art Gallery, Palmerston North; Space, Auckland
1982 - The Wanganui, Sarjeant Gallery, Wanganui; Waikato Art Museum, Hamilton
1980 - Anne Noble Photographs, Photo Forum Gallery, Wellington
1979 - Centrefold, Snaps Gallery, Auckland
1978 - Anne Noble Photographs, Photo Forum Gallery, Wellington
1976 - Taking Off, Taj Mahal Gallery, Wellington

Selected Group Exhibitions

2013 - Available Light: Imagining more than we see, McNamara Gallery, Wanganui
2012 - These Rough Notes, Performances – NZ International Antarctic Festival
2012 - Antarctica,  ANU Canberra, Australia
2011 - Penguins and Ice: Photographs of Antarctica 1910-2010, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
2010 - Sightseeing, Peninsula Arts, University of Plymouth, UK
2009 - Antarctica, Joyce Campbell, Anne Noble, Connie Samaras, Gus Fisher Gallery, University of Auckland
2009 - Send, Two Rooms Gallery, Auckland
2008 - Heat: Art and Climate Change, RMIT, Melbourne, Australia
2008 - The Ecologies Project, MUMA, Monash Museum of Art, Melbourne
2007 - Antarctica: On Thin Ice, United Nations Headquarters, New York
2007 - Antarctica, Joyce Campbell, Anne Noble, Connie Samaras, California Museum of Photography, Los Angeles, USA
2007 - Moving Still, Gus Fisher Gallery, Auckland
2007 - Reveries: Photography and Mortality, National Portrait Gallery, Canberra
2007 - Zero - New Work by Australian and New Zealand Women Photographers, Suter Gallery, Nelson
2006 - In Cold Light, Centre For Contemporary Photography, Melbourne, Australia
2006 - Iconica, Patio Herrerianeo Museo de Arte Contemporáneao Espanol, Valladolid, Spain
2006 - Zero - New Works by New Zealand and Australian Women Photographers, Dunedin Public Art Gallery
2006 - Toi Te Papa: Art Of The Nation, Museum of New Zealand, Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington
2006 - World's Edge, Dunedin Public Art Gallery
2005 - Small World, Big Town: Contemporary Art from Te Papa, City Gallery, Wellington
2005 - Breaking Ice: Re-Visioning Antarctica, The Adam Art Gallery, Victoria University of Wellington
2005 - High Chair – New Zealand Artists on Childhood, AUT Gallery / Auckland City Art Gallery
2004 - The Line Between Us, Monash Museum of Art, Melbourne, Australia
2004 - Toi Te Papa, Art of the Nation 1940 – Today, Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington
2004 - Hat Trick, City Gallery, Wellington, Te Whare Toi
2004 - The Year in Art, The National Trust S. H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, Australia
2004 - Signs and Wonders / He Tohu He Ohorere, Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington
2003 - Anne Noble / Deborah Pauwe, BartleyNees Gallery, Wellington
2003 - Experiencing Turbulence: Art and the Weather, Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington
2002 - Antarctic I: Views Along Antarctica’s First Highway, Los Angeles, USA
2002 - Slow Release: Recent photography from New Zealand. Heide Museum of Contemporary Art, Melbourne, Australia
2001 - Resolving Power, BartleyNees Gallery, Wellington
2001 - Heatwave: Recent contemporary art from the collection, Govett Brewster, New Plymouth
2000 - Parihaka: The Art of Passive Resistance, City Gallery, Wellington
2000 - In Glorious Dreams: New Art by Women, Govett-Brewster, New Plymouth
2000 - Botanica, The Adam Art Gallery, Victoria University of Wellington
2000 - Time Death And Narrative, Auckland City Art Gallery

Selected Exhibition Curatorship And Editorship

2013 - Australia/New Zealand Curator, Paris Photoquai Biennale, responsible for selection and presentation of Australian, New Zealand and Pacifica photography for the 2013 Biennale, Musée du quai Branly, Paris
2013 - Appointed International Judge for the premier Australian Photographic Award – The Josephine Ulrick and Win Schubert Photographic Award
2011 - New Zealand Curator, Paris Photoquai Biennale, responsible for selection and presentation of New Zealand photography for the 2011 Paris Photoquai Biennale, Musée du quai Branly, Paris
2011 - Editorial Board Member of the Journal, Studio Research, Griffith University, Queensland
2011 - Off The Pitch: Eyes On Rugby, Project leader and curator of a web based social documentary project involving faculty, graduates, and MFA students
2009 - New Zealand Curator, Paris Photoquai Biennale, responsible for selection and presentation of New Zealand photography for the 2009 Paris Photoquai Biennale, Musée du quai Branly, Paris
2007 - Guest Editor: New Zealand Journal of Photography, Spring Issue 65, no 4

Sole Authored Books

2014 - Noble, A. The Last Road, Clouds, NZ
2011 - Noble, A. Spoolhenge Antarctica, University of Plymouth Press, UK
2011 - Noble, A. Ice Blink: An Antarctic Imaginary. Clouds, Auckland, New Zealand
2007 - Noble, A. Anne Noble Ruby’s Room, Editions Nicolas Chaudun, Paris, France

Public Collections

National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, Australia
Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, Australia.
Te Papa Tongarewa, The Museum of New Zealand
National Gallery of Victoria, Australia
Musée du quai Branly, Paris
Nevada Museum of Art, United States
Waikato Museum of Art History, Hamilton.
Auckland City Art Gallery.
Dunedin Public Art Gallery.
The Dowse, Lower Hutt.
Rotorua Museum of Art and History
Auckland Institute and Museum
Christchurch City Art Gallery
Sarjeant Gallery, Whanganui  
Wellington City Council
Auckland University Art Collection