Maryrose Crook

Sometimes the effect is almost frightening: Lovecraftian horrors made chillingly real. A striking female nude viewed from the back has a slightly alien, organic and erotic quality – and we instinctively know that she is not of this earth.

Maryrose Crook

Sometimes the effect is almost frightening: Lovecraftian horrors made chillingly real. A striking female nude viewed from the back has a slightly alien, organic and erotic quality – and we instinctively know that she is not of this earth.

2018  Laluzapalooza 2018, La Luz de Jesus, Los Angeles
2017  In Heroes We Trust, Miami Art Basel Pop Up Exhibition, “Daughters of the Desert” Gallery, Miami, group exhibition
2017  Bardo of the Nectar Lovers, 50 Works Gallery, New Zealand, solo exhibition
2017  Pop Surrealism, 50 Works Gallery, New Zealand, group exhibition
2016  New Work, 50 Works Gallery, New Zealand, solo exhibition
2016  Nigrdeo, La Luz de Jesus, Los Angeles, CA, solo exhibition
2016  Spring Collection, 50 Works Gallery, New Zealand, group exhibition
2015  The Godfey Daniels School of Charm, Riverside City College, CA, group exhibition
2014  Relics from the Dream Desert, BKB gallery, Joshua Tree, CA, solo exhibition
2013  Back of Beyond, Deering Estate at Cutler, Miami, FL, group exhibition
2012  Murmur of the Fallen, Gallery 33, Wanaka, New Zealand, solo exhibition
2011  Wholly Other, Bartley and co Art, Wellington, solo exhibition
2011  36 Years in the Zone, Brooke Gifford Gallery, Christchurch, group exhibition.
2010  Inland seas, Bartley and co Art, Wellington, solo exhibition
2009  Merry Karnowsky Gallery, Berlin, group exhibition
2009  Ghost Songs, Sonnenallee, Berlin, solo exhibition
2009  Home and Deranged, Brooke Gifford, solo exhibition
2009  Harvester of Eyes, Gallery 33, Wanaka, group exhibition
2008  Lucky Lamb, Bei Gao Studio Complex, Beijing, China, solo exhibition
2008  Too Much to Dream, Brooke G, solo exhibition
2007  Everything with wings is restless, Brooke G, solo exhibition
2006  Wallace art Awards Finalists exhibition, Auckland nz, group exhibition
2006  Open Slate, Gallery 33, Wanaka, New Zealand, group exhibition
2006  Don’t worry about me, I’m Fine, Brooke Gifford, solo exhibition
2005  Bringing All the Things that Run, Southland Museum and Art Gallery, Aigantighe (Timaru), touring solo exhibition
2005 Waikato Art Award finalists, Waikato, New Zealand, group exhibition
2005  Bringing all the Things that Run, Mary Newton Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand, solo exhibition
2004  The Sorrowful Eye, Brooke Gifford, chch, solo exhibition.
2004  Prospect 2004, City Gallery Wellington, group exhibition.
2003  Sleeping Sickness, Brooke Gifford Gallery, solo exhibition
2001  Beyond the Surface, Dunedin Public Art Gallery, Hawkes bay museum, touring group exhibition
1999  Semel Insanivimus Omnes (we have all been mad once), Physics Room, chch. solo exhibition
1996  Pillars of Salt, Dunedin Public Gallery, group exhibition

Residencies

2008  Red Gate Gallery, Beijing, China
2007  Unictec, Auckland, New Zealand
2006  Christchurch arts Centre, Christchurch, New Zealand
2006  Rangi Ruru, Christchurch, New Zealand
2003  William Hodges Fellowship, New Zealand

Awards

2006  Wallace Art Awards, Development award winner “Song of the Grey Ghost”
2005  Waikato art Award merit award “It’s Happening Again”
2018
Laluzapalooza 2018, La Luz de Jesus, Los Angeles
2017
In Heroes We Trust, Miami Art Basel Pop Up Exhibition, “Daughters of the Desert” Gallery, Miami, group exhibition
2017
Bardo of the Nectar Lovers, 50 Works Gallery, New Zealand, solo exhibition
2017
Pop Surrealism, 50 Works Gallery, New Zealand, group exhibition
2016
New Work, 50 Works Gallery, New Zealand, solo exhibition
2016
Nigrdeo, La Luz de Jesus, Los Angeles, CA, solo exhibition
2016
Spring Collection, 50 Works Gallery, New Zealand, group exhibition
2015
The Godfey Daniels School of Charm, Riverside City College, CA, group exhibition
2014
Relics from the Dream Desert, BKB gallery, Joshua Tree, CA, solo exhibition
2013
Back of Beyond, Deering Estate at Cutler, Miami, FL, group exhibition
2012
Murmur of the Fallen, Gallery 33, Wanaka, New Zealand, solo exhibition
2011
Wholly Other, Bartley and co Art, Wellington, solo exhibition
2011
36 Years in the Zone, Brooke Gifford Gallery, Christchurch, group exhibition
2010
Inland seas, Bartley and co Art, Wellington, solo exhibition
2009
Merry Karnowsky Gallery, Berlin, group exhibition
2009
Ghost Songs, Sonnenallee, Berlin, solo exhibition
2009
Home and Deranged, Brooke Gifford, solo exhibition
2009
Harvester of Eyes, Gallery 33, Wanaka, group exhibition
2008
Lucky Lamb, Bei Gao Studio Complex, Beijing, China, solo exhibition
2008
Too Much to Dream, Brooke G, solo exhibition
2007
Everything with wings is restless, Brooke G, solo exhibition
2006
Wallace art Awards Finalists exhibition, Auckland New Zealand, group exhibition
2006
Open Slate, Gallery 33, Wanaka, New Zealand, group exhibition
2006
Don’t worry about me, I’m Fine, Brooke Gifford, solo exhibition
2005
Bringing All the Things that Run, Southland Museum and Art Gallery, Aigantighe (Timaru), touring solo exhibition
2005
Waikato Art Award finalists, Waikato, New Zealand, group exhibition
2005
Bringing all the Things that Run, Mary Newton Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand, solo exhibition
2004
The Sorrowful Eye, Brooke Gifford, chch, solo exhibition
2004
Prospect 2004, City Gallery Wellington, group exhibition
2003
Sleeping Sickness, Brooke Gifford Gallery, solo exhibition
2001
Beyond the Surface, Dunedin Public Art Gallery, Hawkes bay museum, touring group exhibition
1999
Semel Insanivimus Omnes (we have all been mad once), Physics Room, chch. solo exhibition
1996
Pillars of Salt, Dunedin Public Gallery, group exhibition

Residencies

2008
Red Gate Gallery, Beijing, China
2007
Unictec, Auckland, New Zealand
2006
Christchurch arts Centre, Christchurch, New Zealand
2006
Rangi Ruru, Christchurch, New Zealand
2003
William Hodges Fellowship, New Zealand

Awards

2006
Wallace Art Awards, Development award winner “Song of the Grey Ghost”
2005
Waikato art Award merit award “It’s Happening Again”