KEN ROBINSON

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Born  Auckland. 1940
Educated  Auckland Grammar.
Studied Art at St. Martins School of Art . London. 1962 -1966.
Completed The National Diploma in Fine Art and was accepted for a Post Graduate year.
During study was awarded the Third Year Painting prize.
Was appointed lecturer in Painting and Design at Middlesborough College of Art, Yorkshire.1967 &1968.
Part-time teacher at Westlake College1971.
Part-Time Tutor in Design, drawing and Painting, Auckland Society of Arts. 1970 -71.
Appointed Lecturer in Art and Design at the Auckland Technical Institute, 1971.
Appointed Senior Lecturer At the Auckland Technical Institute, 1993
Senior Lecturer Auckland University of Technology,  1999.
 
Exhibitions       
1964 -  Group show, St. Martins Gallery, London.
1965 -  N.Z. Artists Selected show, Qantas Gallery, London.
1966 -  Eight N.Z. Artists, N. Z. House, London.
1967 -  Group Show, Municipal Gallery, Middlesborough.
1968 -  Selected in open show, Esten Gallery, Yorkshire.
1970 -  One Man Show, Society of Arts, Auckland.
1971 -  Invitation to exhibit in Selected show, Auckland Society of Arts, Auckland.
1972 -  Selected in Benson & Hedges Art Exhibition to tour N.Z.
1975 -  One Man Show, 4th Flour Auckland Building Society,  Auckland.
1977 -  Group show by N.Z. Society of Sculptors and Painters, Hastings Gallery, Hastings.
1978 -  Invited to Exhibit in " 20 Auckland Artists"  Auckland City Art Gallery, Auckland.
1978 -  Group Show N.Z. Society of Sculptors and Painters, C.S.A., Gallery, Christchurch.
1980 -  Selected in Bensons & Hedges Art Exhibition to tour N.Z..
1981 -  Selected in Tokoroa Art Award Exhibition.
1981 -  Works on Paper N.Z.S.S.P.A. , Exhibition A.S.A. Gallery, Auckland.
1982 -  Selected in Wanganui Art Exhibition, Sargeant Gallery, Wanganui.
1982 -  One Man show, Petar/James Gallery, Auckland.
1982 -  N.Z.S.S..P.A. ‘Two Decades Exhibition’, R.K.S. Gallery. Auckland.
1982 - One Man show , Studio Gallery, Hamilton.
1984 -  Group show, Backroom Gallery, Dunedin.
1984 -  Selected in Wanganui Art Award Exhibition, Sargeant Gallery,Wanganui.
1984 -  Group Show, Petar/James Gallery. Auckland.
1984 -  Works in progress N.Z.S.S.P. A. R.K.S. Gallery, Auckland.
1984 -  One Man Show of Prints, Selected by A.N.S.A.S. to tour N.Z.
1985 -  One Man Show, Petar/James Gallery. Auckland.
1985 -  Selected in Team Mc Millan Ford Exhibition, A.S.A. Gallery, Auckland.
1986 -  Group Show, Louise Beale Gallery, Wellington.
1986 -  One Man Show, Petar/James Gallery, Auckland.
1986 -  Finalist Tokoroa Art award Exhibition, Tokoroa.
1986 -  Selected in International Exhibition Of Miniature Art, Del Bello Gallery, Toronto, Canada.
1987 -  Selected in Team McMillan Ford Exhibition, A.S.A. Gallery, Auckland.
1987 -  Invited to exhibit  N. Z. Blood Foundation Exhibition, A.S.A. Gallery, Auckland.
1987 -  One Man Show, Petar/James Gallery, Auckland.
1988 -  Selected in Goodman Suter Biennale, Suter Gallery,Nelson.
1988 -  One Man Show , C. S. A. Gallery Christchurch.
1989  - One Man Show C. S. A. Gallery Christchurch.
1989 -  Painting and Music collaboration with composer Eve de Castro - Robinson. School of Music Theatre. Auckland.
1990 - Selected in Goodman Suter Biennale, Suter Gallery, Nelson.
1990 -  Group Show of work by tutors at the A.I.T. Mickey Finns, Auckland.
1990 -  One Man Show, Louise Beale Gallery, Wellington.
1991 -  One Man Show  R. K. S. Gallery  Auckland.
1992 -  Group show of tutors work of A.I.T. Stanley St. Art Centre, Parnell, Auckland.
1992 -  Winner of Birkenhead Licensing Trust Art Award. Auckland. Selected by Warwick Brown.
1993 - Group Show Morgan St. Gallery. Parnell. Auckland.
1993 -  One Man Retrospective Show C.S.A. Gallery. Christchurch.
1993 - One Man Show Hawke's Bay Museum. Napier.
1993 - Asked to exhibit in the Foyer of the A.S.B. bank. Auckland
1994 - Selected in the First International Exhibition of Miniature Art, selected by an International jury, Stockholm, Sweden.
1994 - One Man Show R.K.S. Gallery. Auckland.
1994 - Invited to exhibit in a Group Show Monserrat Gallery. New York. U.S.A.
1994 -  Group Show by Tutors at the A.I.T. Morgan St. Gallery, Auckland.
1994 -  Invited to exhibit in the 'Fax about Art ' show at the C.S.A. Gallery Christchurch.
1995 - Group Show by Tutors at the A.I.T. Morgan St. Gallery, Newmarket, Auckland.
1995 - One man show, Warwick Brown Gallery. Auckland.
1996 - Invited to exhibit in a group show of prints at the Pump House. Auckland.
1996 -  One man show of drawings and paintings at the Drawing Gallery, Ponsonby Rd, Auckland.
1996 - Group show by Tutors at the A,I,T, Morgan St. Gallery , Newmarket,  Auckland.
1996 -  Invited to exhibit in 'Art Sale 96' Titirangi. Auckland
1998 - One man show of prints ,working drawings and collages. Portfolio Gallery Auckland.
1998 - One man show of paintings and drawings Warwick Brown Gallery. Auckland.
1998 - Invited to exhibit in “The Autumn Annual Exhibition in Venice, Italy.”
1998 - Invited to take part in the Starship Children’s Hospital Art Auction, Chiaroscuro, Gallery, Auckland.
1999 - Group show Portfolio Gallery Auckland.
1999 - Invited as guest artist at Te Wa – The Space, Wanganui. Supported by the Wanganui trust.
1999 - Invited to exhibit in “100 100 100 Exhibition”,  Mcpherson Gallery, Auckland.
1999 -  Invited in group show, Portfolio Gallery.Auckland.
Invited to Exhibit In Chiaroscuro’s Summer Exhibition.Chiaroscuro Gallery Auckland.
Included in ‘Winners Exhibition’ of Winners of the Birkenhead Licencing Trust Art Awards, Westshore Arts Centre, Auckland.
2000 - Selected in “2nd Autumn Exhibition, Venice, Venice Italy
2000 - Auckland University of Technology, School of Art and Design Exhibition, Hua Shan Art Campus, Shanghai, China.
2000 - Included in Internet Art Show, Art Addiction, Stockholm, Sweden
2001 - Invited to exhibit in Chiaroscuro Summer Hanging, Chiaroscuro Gallery, Auckland
2001 - Invited to exhibit in the 5th Sharjah International Arts Biennial. Sharjah Art Museum, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.
2001 - One man show of paintings and prints on the internet organised by Art Addiction Stockholm, Sweden.
2001 - "Abstract Painting" Te Wa/The Space Gallery, Wanganui.
2001 - Retrospective Exhibition of Artists, 1980-2001, Portfolio Gallery, Auckland.
2001 - Group Show to celebrate the new gallery, Portfolio Gallery, Auckland.
2002 - Selected in first "International Collage Show", Art Addiction, Sweden.
2002 - "Summer Hanging", Grantham Gallery, Auckland.
2002 - "Art Work Show", Charity Art Exhibition, Hilton Hotel, Auckland.
2003 - "Second Art Work" Show, Charity Exhibition, Hilton Hotel, Auckland.
2003 - Invited to exhibit in the 6th Art Biennial, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.
2004 - "3rd Art Work Show", Hilton Hotel, Auckland.