Neil Adcock. New Zealand.
Neil Adcock. Born 1957 New Zealand.
Wellington School of Design.
Early works exhibited National Art Gallery, Wellington.
Self-taught jeweller and sculptor 2015. Has a passion for using and bringing together earthly and
local materials such as kauri copal/gum, New Zealand amber, pounamu and other stones. Designs
and creates bold, strong, singular, contemporary work.
Shown nationally and internationally:
Fingers Contemporary Jewellery Gallery, Auckland. New Zealand. 2017, 2020. Fingers Group Show
2017, 2018, 2019.
Milford Galleries, Queenstown. Dunedin. New Zealand. Spring Catalogue 2019. “The Arrow” 2020.
Quadrant Gallery, Dunedin. New Zealand 2016.
New Zealand Fashion Museum “Moana Currents – Dressing Aotearoa Now”. Te Uru Contemporary
Gallery, Waitakere Auckland. New Zealand. 2019. Viva New Zealand. (front cover) for “Moana
Collaboration with artist “Nell”, Station Gallery, Sydney. Australia. 2019.
Royal Academy of Arts, London. England. 2018. Gallery 99 in conjunction with “Oceania” Exhibition.
Artistar Jewels, Milan. Italy. 2018. (accepted for exhibition but did not proceed)
Musee des Arts Decortifs, Paris. France. 2018. (selected for presentation)
Maison-galerie 19 Paul Fort, Paris. France. 2019, 2020.
Venice Biennale showcased by New Zealand’s Representative, Lisa Reihana. 2018.
ΠΟΛΕΜΟΣ War Exhibition, Munich Jewellery Week 2020. (accepted for exhibition but did not