LATEST EXHIBITIONS

2014 "Shapeshifter" NEW DOWSE ART MUSEUM, Lower Hutt, NZ
2012 “Shapeshifter” NEW DOWSE ART MUSEUM, Lower Hutt, NZ
2010 “Box Art Show”  PATAKA ART MUSEUM Porirua, NZ
2010 “Shapeshifter” NEW DOWSE ART MUSEUM, Lower Hutt, NZ
2009 New Zealand ”AVANT-GARDE ART EXHIBITON Hong Kong
2009 KAPITI COAST ARTS TRAIL
2008 (Guest Exhibitor), THE N.Z.ACADEMY OF FINE ARTS, Wellington, NZ
2007 “Art to Go,” THE N.Z.ACADEMY OF FINE ARTS, Wellington, NZ
2007 “ShowRoom,” OBJECTSPACE GALLERY, Ponsonby, Auckland, NZ
2001-2002 “A Short Story,” Wairarapa Arts Review, ARATOI GALLERY, Masterton, NZ
2001-2002 “Clocks & Lamps,” ROTORUA MUSEUM OF ART AND HISTORY, Rotorua, NZ
2000 “Greg Bloomfield - New Works,” LEO KAPLAN MODERN, New York City, USA
1999 Millennium Exhibition, NGA TAONGA A HINE-TE-IWA-IWA(A Treasury of New Zealand Craft Resources Trust) Wellington, NZ
1988-1999 Wairarapa Arts Review, WAIRARAPA ARTS CENTRE, Masterton, NZ
1998 “A Diet That Works,” ROTORUA MUSEUM OF ART AND HISTORY, Rotorua, NZ
1998 “A Diet That Works,” WAIRARAPA ARTS CENTRE>, Masterton, NZ
1997 Real Craft Auction, NGA TAONGA A HINE-TE-IWA-IWANATIONAL CRAFT RESOURCE CENTRE Wellington, NZ
1997 ART AND ANTIQUES EXPO, Wellington, NZ
1997 “Framed,” WAIKATO MUSEUM, Hamilton, NZ
1997 “Framed,” DOWSE ART MUSEUM, Lower Hutt, NZ
1996 C/ART, Carterton, NZ
1995 (Guest Exhibitor) THE ACADEMY OF FINE ARTS CRAFT SHOW, Wellington, NZ
1995 (Guest exhibitor) HAWKES BAY EXHIBITION CENTRE, Hawkes Bay, NZ
1995 (Guest exhibitor) MANAWATU MUSEUM & SCIENCE CENTRE Palmerston North, NZ
1994 MELBOURNE ARTS FAIR, Melbourne, AUSTRALIA
1994 (Guest exhibitor) THE ACADEMY OF FINE ARTS, Wellington, NZ
1993 MASTERWORKS GALLERY, Auckland, NZ
1993 “Vice and Fantasy,” BOWEN GALLERY, Wellington, NZ
1992-1993 “Just Furniture,” DOWSE ART MUSEUM, Lower Hutt, NZ
1992 ALTERNATIVE FURNITURE SHOW, Wellington, NZ
1991 BOWEN GALLERY, Wellington, NZ
1991 WAIRARAPA ARTS REVIEW, Masterton, NZ
1990 L/EVENMENT DU JEURDI, Paris, FRANCE
1989 LA LIGNE BLEUE DES VOGES, Paris, FRANCE
1989 LE SET, London, ENGLAND
1989 CRUCIAL, London, ENGLAND 
1986 BOWEN GALLERY, Wellington, NZ
1986 HOKIN KAUFMAN GALLERY, Chicago, Illinois, USA
1986 GALLERY JAZZ, New Haven, New York, USA
1984 The Wendell Castle Workshop Student Honour Show, MERRIT/FREDERICK GALLERY, Rochester, New York, USA
1984 “Cabinate Makers,” PRITAM –EAMES GALLERY, Easthampton, New York, USA
1984 “The Art of Handmade Furniture,” ALEXANDER F MILLIKEN INC GALLERY, New York City, USA
1983 “Art in Architecture,” MERRIT/FREDERICK GALLERY, Rochester, New York, USA

 

GRANTS

1997 Major Creative Grant, QEII Arts Council
1994 Artists in Education QEII Arts Council
1993 Emerging Artist grant QEII Art Council
1992 Major Creative grant QEII Art Council 

NEWSPAPER ARTICLES

2010 WELLINGTON DOMPOST Indulgence section “Wood works”
2001 WELLINGTON DOMINION POST (6 December) Artspeak. “A short story.”
  WAIRARAPA TIMES AGE (10 December) “Furniture shares a story.”
  WAIRARAPA TIMES AGE (20 December) “Donation box work of art.”
  WAIRARAPA NEWS (23 Dec) “Aratoi showcase for Wairarapa Arts.”
  ROTORUA DAILY POST (Dec) “Greg crafts new furniture.”
  WAIRARAPA TIMES AGE  (October 3)  “Exhibition Work.”
2000 WAIRARAPA TIMES AGE  (March 15)  “New York bound.”
1998 WELLINGTON DOMINION (12 June) “Aratoi.”
  WAIRARAPA TIMES AGE (6 March) “A combined feeling for fine furniture.”
1997 WELLINGTON DOMINION (22 May) “Furniture with style.”
  WELLINGTON EVENING POST Living Style. “Marriage of function and thought.”
  WELLINGTON EVENING POST  (April 5) “Craftsman exhibits passion.”
1995 EVENING STANDARDS (March 6) “Science Centre.”
  WAIRARAPA TIMES AGE (March 7) “$1 brings art to life.”
  WELLINGTON DOMINION (June 16)  Arts
1994 WAIRARAPA TIMES AGE (July) Feature Article
  SUNDAY STAR TIMES (July 24) Living Section.  “Getting back to the Future.”
  WELLINGTON EVENING POST (June 2 ) “Fine art furniture at Academy show.”
1993 WELLINGTON EVENING POST (June 3) ARTSPACE
  WAIRARAPA TIMES AGE (April 3) Editorial Feature: “Artist leads new wave in design.  Not just furniture.”
  AUCKLAND HERALD (May 20) THURSDAY ARTS “Whimsy worth the Wait.”
  WELLINGTON EVENING POST (20 Jan) ARTS THEATRE MUSIC “Forget whether its art or craft, its all interesting stuff.”
1991 WELLINGTON EVENING POST (2 Dec) “Artisan to give talk on furniture.”
  WELLINGTON EVENING POST (6 April) “Craft – function –elegance blue in art work”
  WAIRARAPA TIMES AGE (30 July) “Artful Cure.”
  WELLINGTON EVENING POST WELLINGTON (September) Title: “Artex art and interior expo”
1989 L’ACTION RE’PUSICANE   “Greg et ses droles de radius” (October 89)

TELEVISION

2001 TELEVISION NEW ZEALAND. TV1. Designs on Furniture. Episodes 2-6
1995 TELEVISION NEW ZEALAND. TV1. Open Home Arts Programme

PUBLICATIONS

2009 TIMBERdesign magazine “A basis of Why”
2007 HOMESTYLE “Objectivity.”
2002/3 URBIS “Short story.”
2002 CULTURE IN NEW ZEALAND by Melanie Guile.
1999 IDFX England (February) Feature: “Wild, Wild Wood.”
1998 FURNITURE NZ (Nov. /Dec.) “Twisted Dilemma.”
  NEXT MAGAZINE (July) “Diet that works exhibition.”
1993 NORTH AND SOUTH (Jan.) Exhibitions. “Just Furniture.”

DEALER GALLERY

Leo Kaplan Modern, The Fuller Building (7th floor), 41 East 57th Street, New York, NY 10022.
Telephone: 212-872-1616; FAX: 212-872-1617.

 

EDUCATION

1976-1981  Engineering Machinist
1981 Mechanical Engineering / Diploma, Wellington, N.Z.
1983-1984 The Wendell Castle School, Scottsville, New York

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

1976-1981  Acme Engineering, Wellington, NZ
1982-1983 Gary Knox Bennett Studio, 130 Fourth 5treet, Oakland, California 94615
1984-1986 Wendell Castle, Inc., 18 Maple Street, Scotteville, New York 14546.
1987-present Self Employed
2013 Curator of works. Modernist Gallery Mt Dora, Florida, USA

PUBLIC COLLECTION

CHICAGO RADIO- Chicago,USA

LE-SET - London.ENGLANS

DOWESE ART MUSEUM- Lower Hutt, NZ

MANAWATU MUSEUM AND SCIENCE CENTRE, Palmerston North, NZ

PALMERSTON NORTH PUBLIC LIBRARY, Palmerston North, NZ

MASTERTON TRUST LANDS TRUST, Masterton, NZ