Dagmar Dyck - printmaker and painter

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Ethnicity

Tongan/German

Nationality

New Zealand

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts 1991-94,
Post-graduate Diploma of Fine Arts 1995
Elam School of Fine Arts, University of Auckland
Graduate Diploma Teaching (Primary) 2009 Victoria University

Postal Address

124 Waipuna Rd East
Mt Wellington
Auckland 1060

Phone

(09) 570 2366
021 147 4535

Email Address

dagmarvdyck@gmail.com

1999

Tutu, The Lane Gallery, Auckland

1996

New Work, The Lane Gallery, Auckland

1995

New Prints, The Lane Gallery, Auckland

Joint Exhibitions

2013

Between the lines, Solander Gallery, Wellington, (with Cerisse Palagi)
Patterns of Exchange, Flagstaff Gallery, Auckland (with Sheyne Tuffery)

2010

Flora, Kapkap, Hiapo and Koloa, okaioceanikart@okai Gallery, Auckland
(with Sylvia Marsters, Cerisse Papalagi and Ellie Fa’amauri ) Flora, Kapkap and Koloa, okaioceanikart@Reef Gallery, Auckland (with Sylvia Marsters and Ellie Fa’amauri) Flora, Kapkap and Koloa, Calder and Lawson Gallery, WEL Energy Trust Academy Of Performing Arts, The University of Waikato, Hamilton (with Sylvia Marsters and Ellie Fa’amauri)

2002

Wrapted Up, Flagstaff Gallery, Auckland, (with Alexis Neal)

2001

History Unfolds, Blue Pacific Gallery, Pataka Porirua Museum, Wellington, (with Alexis Neal)

1999

New Paintings and Prints, Flagstaff Gallery, Auckland, (with Fatu Feu’u)

1997

Voyages, The Lane Gallery, Auckland, (with Alexis Neal)

Overseas Solo Exhibitions

1995

South Seas Polynesian Culture Week, Sandefjord, Norway

Overseas Group Exhibitions

2013

Made in Oceania - Tapa Art and Social Landscapes, Rautenstrauch-Joest-Museum – Cultures of the World, Cologne, Germany

2012

Made in NZ - Contemporay Art from NZ, Agora Gallery, New York, USA     SHContempary Art Fair, Shanghai Exhibition Centre, Shanghai, China

2010

‘Au Mei Moana – Returning tides: The Tonga Cultural Heritage Exhibition,     Nuku’alofa, Tonga

2003

Sydney Art on Paper Fair, Fox Studios, Moore Park, Sydney, Australia

2002

Pacific Notion, Macy Gallery, Columbia University, New York, USA

2001

Pataka, 6 Contemporary New Zealand Painters, Noosa Regional Gallery Queensland, Australia Lanuola, Somarts Art Gallery, San Francisco, California, USA

2000

Seventh Australian Contemporary Art Fair, Royal Exhibition Buildings, Melbourne, Australia

1999

Pacific Art, pacific_artspace, Melbourne, Australia Renaissance, Tjibaou Cultural Centre, Noumea, New Caledonia

 

1998

Sixth Australian Contemporary Art Fair, Royal Exhibition Buildings. Melbourne, Australia

1996

South Pacific Arts Festival, Apia, Western Samoa

Group Exhibitions

2013

Pacific Voices 2, OREXART, Auckland
To be Pacific, The Tairawhiti Museum of Art & Culture, Gisborne
The famous $150 Matariki Exhibition, The Poi Room, Auckland

2012

No’o Fakataha - Matala Festival, Mangere Arts Centre, Auckland
Small Desires, Solander Gallery, Wellington

2011

he Vitrine, Waikato Museum, Te Whare Taonga o Waikato, Waikato
Resilience, okaioceanikart@Parliament House, Wellington

2010

Print and Pacific Exhibition, Williams Gallery, Petone, Wellington/
Braveheart Youth Trust Art Exhibition, Auckland
Haere Mai / Okai, okaioceanikart@Reef Gallery, Auckland
Macleans College Art Sale, Macleans College, Auckland

2009

Summer Stock Show, The Lane Gallery, Auckland
Print Show, Salamander Gallery, Christchurch
Rip Tide – Contemporary Pacific Art at the Pacific Cooperation Conference: Pacific Wave - Weathering the Economic Storm, Sky City Hotel, Auckland
Artists for Tsunami Relief ART AUCTION – Webb’s, Newmarket, Auckland

2008

The Printmakers, Catchment Gallery, Nelson
Conversations Across Time, Canterbury Museum, Christchurch

2007

Stockroom Show, Lesa Gallery, Petone, Wellington

2006

Pacific Metaphors, The Lane Gallery, Auckland
Artworks, Diocesan School for Girls, Auckland

2005

Woodcuts, The Lane Gallery, Auckland

2004

Stroke for Stroke, St Patrick’s College, Kilbirnie, Wellington
Adorn, Catchment Gallery, Nelson

2003

The Drawing Show, Northart Gallery, North Shore City
Plunket Art Show, Aigantighe Art Gallery, Timaru

2002

Christmas Show, Whitespace Gallery, Auckland
Second Exposure, Northart Gallery, North Shore City
Scaled Down, The Lane Gallery, Auckland
Westfield Style Pasifika: Resonance Installation at Westfield Glenfield, Auckland
Artworks - Rotary Club Ellerslie Exhibition, Hilton Hotel, Auckland
Carmel College Art Exhibition, Carmel College, Auckland
Diocesan Art Works, Diocesan School, Auckland
Cross Currents, The Lane Gallery, Auckland

2001

VW Show in conjunction with The Lane Gallery, VW Showrooms, Auckland
Carmel College Art Exhibition, Carmel College, Auckland
Wahine Pacifica, Te Wa/The Space, Wanganui
Catalogue Show, Warwick Henderson Gallery, Auckland

 

2000

Carmel College Art Exhibition, Carmel College, Auckland
Summer Arts Festival, Chiaroscuro, Auckland
Small Works, Flagstaff Gallery, Auckland
Art Pacifika 2000, The Lane Gallery, Auckland

1999

Romantic Notions, Pataka Porirua, Wellington
Vision, Aotea Centre, Auckland
Carmel College Art Exhibition, Carmel College, Auckland
Art Pacifika 99, The Lane Gallery, Auckland

1998

Pasifika, Salamander Gallery, Christchurch
El Pacifico, El Framo, Auckland
Carmel College Art Exhibition, Carmel College, Auckland
A New Era Begins, The Coach House, Auckland
Intercede, Soliquy Gallery, Auckland
Heart of the Niu, Artstation, Auckland

1997

Nga Taonga a Hine-te-iwa-iwa, Dowse Art Museum, Wellington
Pacific Island Group Show, Salamander Gallery, Christchurch
The Lane Gallery, Coutts Mercedes Benz, Auckland
North Shore City Women’s Refuge Show, Mairangi Arts Centre, Auckland
Carmel College Art Exhibition, Carmel College, Auckland
Woodcuts show, The Lane Gallery, Auckland
Young Contemporaries, Mairangi Arts Centre, Auckland
Art Pasifika, The Lane Gallery, Auckland

1996

Pacific Passages, The Lane Gallery, Auckland
Pasifika 96, Western Springs Tautai tent, Auckland

1995

North Shore City Art Awards, Mairangi Arts Centre, Auckland
Free Polynesia from the Bomb, Outreach, Auckland
Botannica, The Lane Gallery, Auckland

1994

Buddle Findlay Art Award, Chiaroscuro, Auckland
Te Hono O Nga Motu E Rua, Te Taumata Gallery, Auckland
Te Taiawhio I Rehia, Te Taumata Gallery, Auckland

1993

On and Off the Wall, George Fraser Gallery, Auckland

1987

Auckland Star Secondary School Art Awards, Auckland

Bibliography    (* Reviews)

2013

Here She Comes...Patterns, Influences and References in Dagmar Dyck’s practice, A Dissertation by Marine Vallee

2012

*Review of Matala Festival, 2012, Kolokesa Māhina-Tua
i*No’o Fakataha, Catalogue review, by Dr Billie Lytberg, Auckland City Council

2010

Pacific culture a launch pad for her art, By Michelle Cooke, East & Bays Courier September 8, 2010
Flora, Koloa, Kapkap, by Lisa Taouma, Curator statement
Dagmar Dyck, A labour of love, Tautai Newsletter, by Nina Tonga
Both sides of the picture, The New Zealand Herald, January 23, 2010

2008

Conversations Across Time, Whakawhiti Korero, By Michael Reed and Karen Stevenson
The Frangipani is dead, By Karen Stevenson

2006

12 Contemporary NZ Artists, 2007 Calendar

2004

Paradise Now? In Association with Asia Society
Sea theme unites cultures, Angela Moraity, The Nelson Mail
*Traditional, contemporary mix in Pacific exploration, Paula Cunniffe, The Nelson Mail, November 10th
NZ, Leading the way in Pacific Contemporary Visual Arts, Creative NZ and the Pacific Arts Committee

2003

*Arts on Wednesday, T.J. McNamara, The New Zealand Herald, October 29
Pacific Art Niu Sila, the Pacific dimension of contemporary New Zealand arts 
Edited by Sean Mallon and Pandora Fulimalo Pereira

2002

Art New Zealand Today, Edited by Liz Caughey
Inspired by cultural backgrounds, Kapi-Mana, January 15, 2002

2001

Catalogue – Pataka, Noosa Gallery, August
Westpac Trust Quarterly Magazine, Karen Holdom, August
*National Business Review, John Daly Peoples, July
*Monday Arts, T.J.McNamara, The New Zealand Herald, July 16
Homage to Tongan Art, Creative New Zealand On Arts, 07/2001 Issue 21
Catalogue, Warwick Henderson Gallery

2000

12 Contemporary NZ Artists, 2001 Calendar
Women’s’ Studies Journal, Cover Page

1999

*Summer of Art, Art News, Summer Issue. 1999
Tapa images celebrate heritage, North Shore Times Advertiser, April 30
A Pacific Presence, Art New Zealand, Autumn, 1999

1998

The Art of Investment, She & More Magazine

1997

Women’s Studies Journal, Cover page
Nga Taonga a Hine-te-iwa-iwa, Catalogue
12 Contemporary NZ Artists, 1998 Calendar
Art News, Winter Issue
Heritage Basis for displayed Work, North Shore Times Advertiser, March 25

1996

Tapa for Today, Sue Gardiner, Pacific Way
New Zealand Home and Building, February/March Issue
Tautai Contemporary Pacific Trust, Newsletter, Shona Jennings
12 Contemporary NZ Artists, 1996 Calendar

1995

Genetic Art, Bryn Reade, More Magazine
* Exhibitions, John Daly Peoples, Art New Zealand, Spring Issue
* Utiliser sammen med Gaugain, Carl Eric Horda, Avisen, Sandefjord, July 26 (Exhibition together with Gaugain)
* Wednesday Arts, T.J McNamara, The New Zealand Herald, June 14
* Painting with Icons of Polynesian Power, Bryn Reade, Craccum Magazine, June 12
First Exhibition for Artist, North Shore Times Advertiser, June 6
Achievers Magazine 1995 – A guide to Pacific Island Scholarships, Tapu Misa

Commissions

2012

Artwork, Sylvia Park School, Auckland

2010

Artwork, Kerry Tutty, Auckland

2004

Artwork, Suva Central, Suva, Fiji

2002

Artwork, Auckland College of Education, Auckland
Artwork, Career Services New Zealand, Wellington

1999

Painting, Karen Lee, Auckland
Painting, Carol Perry, Auckland
Painting, Mt. Eden Dental Surgery, Auckland

1997

Painting, Dr J. Hannah Dental Surgery, Auckland

1995

Wall Hanging, Sky City Hotel, Auckland

1994

Mural, The Tongan Beach Resort, Vava’u, Tonga

International Collections

 

Tonga High Commission – Hong Kong
Tradenz – South America
Tjiboau Cultural Centre – New Caledonia

 

National Collections

 

New Zealand Parliamentary Collection, Wellington
MFAT Collection – Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Trade Art
Ministry of Pacific Island Affairs, Wellington
Auckland City Council
Manukau City Council
Massey University
Manukau Institute of Technology, Auckland
Penrose High School, Auckland
Onehunga High School, Auckland
Dilworth School, Auckland
Westlake Girls High School, Auckland
Russell McVeagh, Auckland
Art Union Group
Cameron Collection
Sky City Hotel, Auckland
Heritage Hotel, Auckland
Centra Hotel, Auckland
Quay West, Auckland
Hotel du Vin, Auckland
Heritage Hotel, Christchurch

Awards and Honours

2013

Travel Grant, Creative New Zealand

2012

Project Grant, Creative New Zealand

2002

Finalist, Wallace Arts Award
Project Grant, Creative New Zealand

2001

Project Grant, Creative New Zealand

2000

Project Grant, Creative New Zealand

1999

Martin Hughes Architects Special Travel Award

1997

Project Grant, Creative New Zealand

1996

Project Grant, Creative New Zealand

1995

Auckland City Council QEII Scholarship

1995

Project Grant, Creative New Zealand

1994

Auckland City Council QEII Scholarship

1993

Auckland City Council QEII Scholarship

1991

Pacific Island Youth Leadership Trust

Extra curricular activities

2013

Keynote Speaker - Tongan Research Association Conference, AUT Manukau, Auckland
Guest Artist - Pacific Showcase, The Cloud, Auckland

2012

Co-curator - No’o Fakataha Exhibition, Matala Festival
Artist Talk – Mountain View Primary School, Auckland
Featured Artist - ‘Neighbourhood’ TVNZ,

2011

Artist Talk – Sylvia Park Primary School, Auckland

2010

Workshop Tutor for ‘Fresh Horizons’ workshop, Auckland
Artist Talk – Tamaki College, Auckland

2009

Featured Artist – ‘Canvassing the Treaty’ Documentary – Maori TV       Artist Talk – Tangaroa College, Auckland

2008

Guest Speaker, Emerging Artists Forum, Tautai Trust
Mentor – Whitirea Polytechnic
Featured Artist – Pacific Beats TVNZ

2007

Workshop Tutor for ‘Fresh Horizons’ workshop, Auckland
Mentor – Whitirea Polytechnic
Event Manager for ‘Fresh Horizons’ workshop, Porirua, Wellington

2005

Workshop Speaker/Tutor for ‘Fresh Horizons’ workshop

2003

Guest Speaker, Kelston Intermediate Prize giving
Guest Speaker, Marcellin and Dilworth High Schools
Invited Guest Speaker for A.C.E Seminar
Trustee for Pasifika Fashions Trust

2002

Art Tutor for After School Care programme
Workshop speaker for ‘schools programme’ at The Edge
Speaker for Elam School of Fine Arts, Printmaking Dept
Trustee for Tautai Contemporary Pacific Arts Trust
Trustee for Pasifika Fashions Trust

2001

Guest Speaker, Westlake Girls High School Leavers’ Dinner
Trustee for Pasifika Fashions Trust

2000

Trustee for Pasifika Fashions Trust

1999

Treasurer for Tautai Contemporary Pacific Arts Trust                       
Trustee for Pasifika Fashions Trust                               
Guest Speaker for Pacific Arts Conference, Auckland                       
Judge for Pacific Heartbeat Art Awards                               
Judge for Auckland City Pacific Art Awards

1998

Trustee for Pasifika Fashions Trust                               
Judge for Auckland Intermediate Schools Art Awards

Employment

1996 – present

Director of Coconut Rim Ltd
Responsibilities – Production, design and distribution of all original artwork, relating with gallery dealers and public, guest speaker invitations, day to day accounting records, documentation and marketing of artwork, networking with media

2012 - 2013

Specialist Art and Techonology Teacher, Mt Wellington, Auckland
Responsibilities – full time classroom teaching covering Art and Technology subjects, liaising with students, staff, senior management and families

2012 - 2012

Fresh Horizons Coordinator for Tautai Contemporary Pacific Arts Trust, Auckland
Responsibilities - Co-ordination of workshops for secondary students, liaising with students, tertiary staff and Senior Tautai management

2007 – 2008

Maori and Pacific Island Mentor at Whitirea Polytechnic, Porirua, Wellington
Responsibilities – Liaising with students and staff, encouraging and assisting Maori and PI visual arts students, giving feedback, support and advice

1998 – 1999

Owner of Devonport Florist Barrow, Devonport, North Shore City
Responsibilities – Buying of stock at Flower Auctions, management of shop, day to day accounting records, dealing with clients and public, retail skills, production of basic flower arrangements, overseeing of staff

1996 – 1998

Manager of El Framo Framing, Ponsonby, Auckland
Responsibilities – Ordering of stock, dealing with clients, consultations, making and framing of client’s stock, training of new staff

Sports

 

Netball
North Shore U16s
North Shore U18s – Captain
North Shore U21s
NZ Universities Women’s Team – Captain – 1994
Manukau Tournament Team – 1998
Tonga Netball Team - 1998

Touch
North Harbour Open Womens – 1993 – 1997
NZ Open Womens Squad – 1997-98
Auckland Open Womens 1998
Wellington Over 35s Open Womens – 2008

Personal Interests

 

Running, reading, entertaining/cooking, tivaevae, skiing, walking, tennis, gardening, architecture and home design, travel, homecrafts, photography, parenting skills and fashion.

 

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