Rosemary Campbell

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Rosemary Campbell
Born1941 (age 77–78)
Timaru, New Zealand
NationalityNew Zealander
EducationIlam School of Fine Arts, École des Beaux-Arts
Known forPainting, lithography, etching
Websitehttp://www.rosemarycampbell.co.nz

Rosemary Campbell (born 1941) is a New Zealand artist.

Background[edit]

Campbell was born in Timaru, New Zealand, in 1941.[1]

Campbell attended the Ilam School of Fine Arts at the University of Canterbury. In 1974 she received a Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council Scholarship to study at the École des Beaux-Arts where she focused on lithography and etching.[2]

Career[edit]

Landscape and music are the major themes in Campbell's work although she does a considerable number of commissioned portraits. Campbell works predominantly in watercolour, and in oils for her portraiture.[2]

After completing her Fine Arts degree, Campbell returned to South Canterbury and has taught at the Timaru Girls' High School, Craighead Diocesan School, and Aoraki Polytechnic.[2]

Works by Campbell are held at the Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu.[3]

Exhibitions

Campbell has exhibited with the New Zealand Academy of Fine Arts[4][5] and The Group[6] in 1967,[7] 1975,[8] and 1976.[9] In addition, her exhibitions have included:[2]

  • 1964, 1967, 1969: South Canterbury Society of Arts
  • 1966: Adult Education Rooms, Timaru
  • 1967: Museum Foyer, Dunedin
  • 1968, 1972: Dawson's Gallery, Dunedin
  • 1968: Several Arts, Christchurch
  • 1969, 1970, 1973, 1978, 1983, 1984: New Vision Gallery, Auckland
  • 1970, 1979, 1981: Decor Gallery, Timaru
  • 1971: Dreams Half Recalled, Canterbury Society of Arts
  • 1972, 1981: Elva Betty Gallery, Wellington
  • 1972: Bosshard Gallery, Akaroa
  • 1973, 1983, 1989: Aiganthighe Art Gallery, Timaru
  • 1975, 1976, 1981, 1987, 1989: Canterbury Society of Arts
  • 1977, 1978, 1980: Brooke-Gifford Gallery, Christchurch
  • 1979: Suter Gallery, Nelson
  • 1979: BrookeGifford Gallery, Christchurch (with Dorothy Buchanan and the Canterbury Society of Arts members for Interpretations)
  • 1979: Forrester Gallery, Oamaru
  • 1980: New Vision, Auckland (with Dorothy Buchanan and members of the Auckland Symphonia)
  • 1981: Louise Beale Gallery, Wellington
  • 1981: Bosshard Gallery, Dunedin
  • 1982: Graham Gallery, Wollongong, Australia
  • 1982: Musical Evocations, Gaugh Gallery, Melbourne
  • 1983, 1985: Louise Beale Gallery, Wellington

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Campbell, Rosemary". findnzartists.org.nz. Retrieved 23 October 2017.
  2. ^ a b c d "South Canterbury Artists: a retrospective view". christchurchartgallery.org.nz. Retrieved 23 October 2017.
  3. ^ "Rosemary Campbell - Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu". christchurchartgallery.org.nz. Retrieved 23 October 2017.
  4. ^ "Artists exhibited with New Zealand Academy of Fine Arts". findnzartists.org.nz. Retrieved 23 October 2017.
  5. ^ Kay, Robin; Eden, Tony (1983). Portrait of a Century: The History of the N.Z. Academy of Fine Arts, 1882-1982. Millwood Press. ISBN 0908582609.
  6. ^ "The Group 1927 - 1977: an annotated bibliography - Heritage - Christchurch City Libraries". christchurchcitylibraries.com. Retrieved 23 October 2017.
  7. ^ "The Group 1967". christchurchartgallery.org.nz. Retrieved 23 October 2017.
  8. ^ "The Group 1975". christchurchartgallery.org.nz. Retrieved 23 October 2017.
  9. ^ "The Group 1976". christchurchartgallery.org.nz. Retrieved 23 October 2017.

Further reading[edit]

Artist files for Campbell are held at:

Also see:

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