Exhibitions

 

2015 30 May – 3 Jan 2016  Two of Glenn’s images are included in the exhibition Pacific Worlds, Oakland Museum, San Francisco

 

2015 14 March – 14 June  Two of Glenn’s images are included in the exhibition History in the Taking: 40 Years of PhotoForum, City Gallery Wellington, Wellington

 

2015 2 April – October  Glenn Jowitt: Photographing the Pacific, Te Papa Museum, Wellington

 

2015 20 March – 30 August  Two of Glenn’s images are included in the exhibition Body Art at the Tropenmuseum Amsterdam

 

2015 5 Feb – 16 August  Some of Glenn’s images are included in the exhibition  Shifting Patterns at the British Museum, London.

 

2014 5 August – 28 September  Glenn Jowitt : a Tribute, James Wallace Arts Trust, Pah Homestead, Auckland

 

2014 10 June – 3 August 2014 – Pacific Images James Wallace Arts Trust, Pah Homestead, Auckland

 

2011 Participated in exhibition Eyecatch an exhibition of Jewellery in Photography at Object Gallery Auckland, New Zealand.

 

2009 A set of Niuean Fishing photographs are included in the exhibition called Taste - Food and Feasting at the Auckland City Art Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand.

 

2008 Exhibition tours New Zealand and Australian Public Galleries with the most recent venue being at the Canterbury Museum, Christchurch, New Zealand.

 

2007 The exhibition Pacific Pattern is held at the Captain Cook Birthplace Museum, UK.

 

2006 The exhibition Pacific Pattern is held at the Bergen University Museum, Norway.

 

2006 Book Pacific Pattern launched at Australian Museum, Sydney, Australia.

 

2006 Book What is on Top is published by Scholastic Books, Auckland, Sydney, New York, London, Toronto, Mexico City, New Delhi and Hong Kong. The book is for 5 year olds and represents hats around the world.

 

2006 Book Pacific Pattern launched by Dowse Art Gallery at the St James Theatre, Wellington, New Zealand as part of the International Festival of the Arts.

 

2005 Book Pacific Pattern launched at the British Museum, book published by Thames & Hudson, London and USA.

 

2004 Completed photography for the book Pacific Pattern, with portfolios representing New Zealand Maori, Niue and Vanuatu.

 

2003 Commenced photography for book Pacific Pattern, representing contemporary Fibre Arts in Polynesia and some parts of Melanesia. Visited the Cook Islands, Samoa and Tonga.

 

2002 Book Feasts and Festivals published by New Holland Publishers. Exhibition and Book Launch at Art Station, Auckland.

 

2001 Photographed Tongan King's Birthday Celebrations in Nuku'a'lofa, Tonga.

 

2000 Commissioned to photograph the 7th Festival of the Arts by the Tribaou Cultural Centre, New Caledonia, the Festival of the Arts being hosted by New Caledonia.

 

2000 Book Pacific Island Style finalist in the Montana book awards.

 

1999 Commissioned by Air New Zealand to photograph Heiva I Tahiti Tahitian National Dance and Cultural Festival, Tahiti.

 

1999 Book and exhibition Pacific Island Style launched. Book Pacific Island Style published by David Bateman in New Zealand, Thames and Hudson UK and USA and Lothian books in Australia.

 

1998 Completed photography of Design, Art and Architecture in the countries of the Cook Islands, Samoa, Tonga, Tahiti, Fiji, New Caledonia, Solomon Islands and Vanuatu for the book  Pacific Island Style.

 

1997 Commissioned to photograph life in Vanuatu for Government of Vanuatu.

 

1996 Commissioned to photograph Life on Niue, published by New Zealand Geographic and launched as an exhibition Niue a Celebration by the Niuean Government.

 

1996 Photographed the 6th 4 yearly Festival of the Arts in Samoa and later published by New Zealand Geographic.

 

1995 Exhibition Pacific Journey launched at the Page 90 Gallery, Porirua, representing life in the Cook Islands, and the Samoan, Tongan, and New Zealand Maori communities in Auckland.

 

1994 Exhibited in PhotoForum exhibition Open Shutter, held at Auckland Museum, NZ.

 

1993 Exhibition Festivals Rituals and Ceremonies launched at the Auckland Museum, representing Celebrations of China, Egypt, Greece, India, the Netherlands, Thailand, Turkey, and the United Kingdom that toured through Public Art Galleries around New Zealand.

 

1991 Travelled to Cook Islands to photograph for New Zealand Geographic Magazine.

 

1989 Portfolio of Festivals, Rituals and Ceremonies (Chinese,Indian,Thai and Turkish), works exhibited at Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.

 

1988 and 1989 Travelled to Egypt and Greece to complete photographing Festivals, Rituals and Ceremonies.

 

1986 The book Pacific Images is launched in Paris with the exhibition Polynesia Here and There, organised by New Zealand High Commission, published by Paradise Publications Auckland.

 

1986 Travel to China, India, Thailand, Turkey, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom to  photograph Festivals, Rituals and Ceremonies.

 

1983  Polynesia Here and There exhibition is launched at the Auckland City Art Gallery. Toured throughout New Zealand by New Zealand Art Gallery Directors Council. Represents the Cook Islands, Niuean, Tokelauan, Tongan and Samoan communities in New Zealand and their homelands.

 

1981 and 1982  photography of the Cook Islands, Niuean, Tokelauan, Tongan and Samoan communities in New Zealand and their homelands.

 

1982 The book Race Day is published by William Collins, Auckland , New Zealand.

 

1979 Black Power Christchurch opens at the Robert McDougall Art Gallery, as part of the commissioned exhibition The Street. Black and white photographs about the Christchurch chapter of Black Power tours public galleries and dealer galleries around New Zealand. Published by Photoforum magazine in 1980.

 

1978 Race Meetings in New Zealand opens at Robert McDougall Art Gallery, Christchurch, to complete Honours degree at the University of Canterbury, Christchurch. Tours Public Art Galleries around New Zealand.

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