Biography

MFA (RMIT)
BBSc, B Arch 1st Class Hons (VUW), FNZIOB, FNZIA

Qualifications
2005 Master of Fine Arts (Painting) (RMIT) 
1987 Bachelor of Architecture, 1st Class Honours (VUW) 
1984 Bachelor of Building Science (VUW)


Exhibitions/Awards

2016
Divine Abstraction, (curated by Dr Rachael Kohn) with Peter Daverington, Peter Hickman, Colin Jordon, 
Gabriella Possum Nungarrayi, Penelope Davis, Suzanne Moss, Magda Cebokli, Ash Keating, Justin Andrews, 
Lucas Davidson, Dinh Cong Dat, Gregory Bennet, Catherine Nelson, Tim Maquire and Andre Piguet; 
Justin Art House Museum; Melbourne May - June 2016
2015
Winner Premier Award; Friends of Aratoi Art Award
30upstairs, Light; Works in association with, 30 Upstairs, Wellington
Group Exhibition, Cat Street Gallery, Hong Kong
2014
Wallace Art Award Finalist, Auckland
Perceptions of Space:  Justin Collection;  Group Exhibtion, Glen Eira City Gallery, Melbourne
Southern Brights; Solo Exhibition, Cat Street Gallery, Hong Kong
30upstairs, A Look Back;  Group Exhibition, 30 Upstairs, Wellington
2013
Gina Jones, 30 Upstairs, Wellington
Studio Raids; Group Exhibition, Sanderson Contemporary Art Gallery, Auckland
Group Exhibition, Women in Architecture, Auckland
2012
Asia Contemporary Art Show; Group Exhibition, Cat St Gallery Hong Kong
Finalist; Wallace Award Finalists
Ten Years; Group Exhibition, Sanderson Contemporary Art Gallery, Auckland
In the Name of Love; Group Exhibition, Alexander Tutsek-Stiftung, Munich, Germany (extended to April 2013)
2011
Advent, Group Exhibition, Sanderson Contemporary Art Gallery, Auckland
Locale, Group Exhibition, Sanderson Contemporary Art Gallery, Auckland
Signal 8, Group Exhibition, Cat Street Gallery, Hong Kong
Finalist and Merit Award; NZ Painting and Printmaking Award, Hamilton
Auckland Art Fair, Sanderson Gallery
Finalist; Wallace Award Finalist, Auckland
2010
Southern Lights, Solo Exhibition, Cat Street Gallery, Hong Kong
Black out, Solo Exhibition, Sanderson Contemporary Art Gallery, Auckland
Home, Tim Rex Group Show, Artspost, Hamilton (see www.timrex.co.nz)
Hong Kong Art Fair (group exhibition with Cat Street Gallery)
Bouncy, Group Show, Sanderson Contemporary Art Gallery, Auckland
Finalist, NZ Painting and Printmaking Award, Hamilton
2009
Solo Exhibition, Aratoi, Wairarpa Museum of Art and History, Masterton
Seen this Century, Judith Anderson Gallery (group show)
Light, Group Show, Milford Galleries
Auckland Art Fair, Sanderson Gallery
Scale, Sanderson Gallery (group show)
Furniture, Judith Anderson Gallery (group show)
2008
Wallace Award Finalists, Aotea Centre and The New Dowse
Finalist (travelling show) Wallace Art Awards
Gina Jones, Page Blackie Gallery
Melbourne Art Fair (group exhibition with Page Blackie Gallery)
2007
Gina Jones, Tinakori Gallery
Clean Machine, Group Exhibition, Gus Fisher Gallery
Sculpture, Group Show, Tinakori Gallery
Auckland Art Fair, Tinakori Gallery
2006
Tinakori Gallery, opening group exhibition
Melbourne Art Fair (group exhibition with Tinakori Gallery)
Finalist, Waikato Contemporary Art Award
Finalist Norsewear Art Award
2005
Light Perceptions, Wellington Art Centre Gallery
Group Exhibition (MFA Candidates), RMIT University, Melbourne
Dark RoomLight Travels, Group Exhibition (Vivien Atkinson, Helen Jones, Gina Jones), Faculty Gallery, RMIT University, Melbourne
2004
Inverlochy 2004 Group End of Year Exhibition
Accent Architects Artists – World Architecture Day
2003
Creative Photography Exhibition, Group Exhibition, Inverlochy Art School
Visions and Views, Group Exhibition, Inverlochy Art School
 
Selected Articles and Essays

Open House Policy,  Annemarie Kiely, Vogue Living, May June 2016
Justin Art House Museum review: Prahran architect's home an interactive, immersive domestic gallery space, The Sydney Morning Herald, Robert Nelson, April 5, 2016.
http://melbourneblogger.blogspot.co.nz/2016/02/justin-art-house-museum-modern-art.html Justin Art House Museum: modern art, private collection in Melbourne, 27 February 2016.
http://www.domain.com.au/news/architect-charles-justin-is-selling-his-caulfield-north-home-20150422-1mr24l/ Architect Charles Justin is selling his Caulfield North home, Paul Best, 25 April 2015
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZVqdaq83Yuk  Gina Jones Artist Talk, The Cat Street Gallery, 23 March 2014.
Gina Jones Southern Brights, Exhibition Catalogue, https://issuu.com/catstreetgallery/docs/gj_catalogue_pdf__final_issuu/1, The Cat Street Gallery, 2014
A Bright Idea, Capital.  Nov 2013, Issue 6.
The Artist – Gina Jones,  NZ House and Garden, Warwick Brown, August 2012 p 156.
In the Name of Love, Eva-Maria Fahrner-Tutsek; Kerber Verlag, Bielefeld, Leipzig, Berlin 2012 pp 56-57 and bio p 95.
Gina Jones  in The Artists – 21 Practitioners in New Zealand Contemporary Art c. 2011 – 2013.  Pp 76 - 81.  Kylie Sanderson, Tamara Darragh.  (released August 2011)
Seeing the Light.    Joanna Trezise.  Urbis.  Issue 60.  2011.  Pp 56 – 57.
Home for the artist within.  Ann PackerDominion Post.  Design.  Saturday 20 February 2010.
Illuminate:  The Recent Work of Gina Jones.    Joanna Trezise.  2010.
Collective intelligence’, Art News New Zealand, Spring 2010, pg 17
Gina Jones in Seen this Century – 100 Contemporary New Zealand Artists – A Collector’s Guide.  2009.  Pp 200 – 203.  Warwick Brown.  Random House International.
Gina Jones  in The Artists – 21 Practitioners in New Zealand Contemporary Art c. 2009 – 2011.  Pp 40 – 43.  Kylie Sanderson, Tamara Darragh and Kim Atherfold.  Beatnik Publishing.
Two Ziggurats in Wellington.  John Daly-Peoples.  The National Business Review.  7 March 2008.
Too Clever by Half.   Douglas Crane.  Salient.  14 July 2008.
Gina Jones, Tinakori Gallery, Wellington.  www.nzartmonthly.co.nzhttp://www.nzartmonthly.co.nz/tinakori_002.html.  Downloaded 27/09/08.
 The galleries:  Remarkable riches in Auckland Shows.  T J McNamara.  NZ Herald. 9 August 2007.
 Gina Jones 2007.  James Blackie.
 
 Public Commissions 

2012 Stage 1 underway of the Terrace Tunnel – part of the Rainbow Corridor, 15km SH1 art work.