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 Fran Carter: Emerging Contemporary Jeweller (BAppA, Grad Dip)

b. 1984/ 022 405 8515/ 7 Paterson Street, Mt. Victoria, Wellington, New Zealand. 6011

jewels.create@gmail.com             francarterjewels.com             insta:@francarter_jewels

Education

2015: Graduate Diploma, Contemporary Jewellery, Whitireia NZ Faculty of Arts

 

2012-2014: Bachelor of Applied Art, Contemporary Jewellery, Whitireia NZ Faculty of Arts

 

Awards/ Residencies

2015: Recipient of the 2015 Whitireia Toi Pōneke artist-in-residence award.

 

2015: Awarded a NZ Federation of Graduate Women Scholarship via the Whitireia Foundation.

 

2012: Whitireia Arts & Design Excellence Award; Regal Casting Merit Award.

 

Solo Exhibitions

2018: Jewel Parlour: Solo showcase as featured Artist; The Makers, Wellington

 

2016: Mould: Curated collaborative exhibition with ceramicist Maia McDonald; Precinct 35, Wellington.

 

2015: MOOP: Solo exhibition resulting from Artist Residency; Toi Poneke Gallery, Wellington.

 

2014: Domestic In Nature: Debut solo exhibition; The Outer Space, Wellington.

 

Group Exhibitions

2019: SINGLE: Curated group exhibition at Schmid Gallery & Workshop, Martinborough.

 

2018: HS4: London Calling: Contributing works exhibited at Suite Gallery HS4 fundraising Pop Up show, Wellington.

 

2018: RED: Works exhibited at The Makers, Wellington.

 

2018: Last Light: Works exhibited at The Makers, Wellington.

 

2017: Objectmarket. Selected as one of 50 New Zealand makers to exhibit in Objectspace pop up fundraising market.

 

2017: Liminal Intervention: Having A Jewellery moment. Selected for Radiant Pavilion Jewellery & Object Trail, Melbourne, Australia.

  

2016: Molly Morpeth Canaday 3D Awards: Works selected for juried exhibition; Whakatāne Museum.

 

2016: Playthings: Works selected for curated exhibition; Refinery ArtSpace, Nelson.

 

2016: The Way of Matter: Works selected for curated graduate exhibition; Objectspace, Auckland.

 

2016: Initiate[s]: Works selected for curated graduate exhibition; Lake House Arts, Auckland.

 

2015: TOAST: Whitireia Visual Arts& Design Graduate exhibition; Pataka Art Gallery & Museum, Porirua.

 

2015: So Fresh + So Clean: Works selected for juried online exhibition; Ethical Metalsmiths

 

2015: Park Where You Want: Jewellery Collective Tuesday’s Order; Fort Delta Gallery for Radiant Pavilion Jewellery & Object Trail, Melbourne, Australia.

 

2015: Parallel Parking: Jewellery Collective Tuesday’s Order; Masterworks Gallery, Auckland.

 

2015: R.A.W: Work selected for curated exhibition; Gallery One Oh Eight, Auckland,

 

2015: Wunderrūma: Auckland Art Gallery, Auckland.

 

2015: Graduate Metal XIV Award Exhibition, JMGA conference: Works selected for juried exhibition, Sydney, Australia.

 

2015: Quoil Jewellers: Invited to exhibit in ongoing group shows with Quoil jewellery Gallery, Wellington.

 

2014: TOAST: Whitireia Visual Arts & Design Graduate exhibition; Pataka Art Gallery & Museum, Porirua.

 

2014: Flora+ Fauna+ Floribunda: Works selected for curated exhibition; New Zealand Academy of Fine Arts, Wellington.

 

2014: Pātaka Friends Art Award: Works selected for juried exhibition; Pataka Art Gallery

Museum, Porirua.

 

2014: Wunderrūma: Works selected for curated touring exhibition; Galerie Handwerk, Munich, Germany & The Dowse Art Museum, Lower Hutt, N.Z.

 

2014: Young & Gifted: Works selected for juried exhibition; New Zealand Academy of Fine Arts, Wellington.

 

2013: The VAT: Whitireia 1st & 2nd year Visual Arts; Thistle Hall community Gallery, Wellington.

 

2013: Pataka Friends Art Award: Works selected for juried exhibition; Pataka Art Gallery & Museum, Porirua.

 

2013: Holding Place: Work selected for Ganoksin’s third annual International Online juried Jewellery Exhibition.

 

2012: Toast: Whitireia 1st & 2nd year Visual Arts; Trio Gallery, Wellington.

 

2012: Jewels of Whitireia: Annual Auction and Exhibition; Finc Dining Room, Wellington.

 

2012: Taboo or not Taboo: Whitireia 1st year Jewellers; Thistle Hall community gallery, Wellington.

 

Publications & Publicity

2015: Wellington City Council press release for solo exhibition at Toi Pōneke Gallery

2015: The Dowse Wunderrūma podcast interview with Sacha Greig & Cat Auburn.

 

2015: Interview on National Radio New Zealand with Lynn Freeman for Arts Programme ‘Standing Room Only.’

2015: Wellington City Council press release on Whitireia Toi Pōneke Artist Residency

2015: Graduate Portfolio Published on AJF Website.

2014: Interview published in My Life magazine, Dominion Post, Pg. 3. July 9, 2014

2014: Exhibition opening featured in The Sunday Star Times ‘About Town’, Section E39.

2014: Work featured in Ed. 17 of THREADED Magazine.

2014: Wunderruma publication.

2014: Wunderrūma News Article by Ministry for Culture & Heritage

 

Professional development & Opportunities

2018: Assistant to artist Eve Armstrong for her ‘Trading Table’ travelling Art Project. The Physics Room, Christchurch & Ashburton Art Gallery.

2018: Unpacking the Language of Things Symposium. The Dowse, Lower Hutt.

2017: Anna Davern: 1 day workshop in sublimation printing at North City 4 studio, Melbourne.

2016: Julie Blyfield: 2 day workshop, MIT, Auckland.

2016: Karl Fritsch: 1 day workshop. City Gallery, Wellington.

2015: Lisa Walker: Intensive workshop. Whitireia, Porirua.

2015: Lisa Walker: 1 day workshop. The Dowse, Lower Hutt.

2015: Karl Fritsch: Intensive workshop. Whitireia, Porirua.

2014: Karl Fritsch: Intensive workshop. Whitireia, Porirua.

2013: Manon van Kouswijk: Intensive workshop. Whitireia, Porirua.

2013: Renee Bevan: Intensive workshop. Whitireia, Porirua.

2012: Vaune Mason: Stone setting workshop. Whitireia, Porirua.

2012: Roseanne Bartley: Seeding the cloud; 1 day workshop. Art Station, Auckland.

2012: Octavia Cook: Intensive workshop. Whitireia, Porirua.

2012: Renee Bevan: Intensive workshop. Whitireia, Porirua.

 

Current Stockists

The Dowse Art Museum, Lower Hutt: Mine Shop

Pātaka Art Gallery & Museum, Porirua: Toi shop

The Ashburton Art Gallery, Ashburton: Gallery shop

The Jewel & The Jeweller Gallery & Studios, New Plymouth

The Makers Jewellery, Wellington& Christchurch

Schmid Gallery & Workshop, Martiborough

Vessel, Wellington

Vū Jewellers, Queenstown