Acquired from Hamish McKay Gallery, Wellington in 2006.Exhibitions
Shane Cotton Survey 1993-2003, City Gallery, Wellington, 17 June – 19 October, 2003.
Shane Cotton: Paintings, SOFA Gallery, School of Fine Arts, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, 25 October – 23 November 2003.
Shane Cotton, Gow Langsford Gallery, Auckland, 18 November – 13 December, 2003.Literature
Blair Harris, ‘Ko wai au? [Who am I?] No hea au? [Where am I from?]’, in Ewen McDonald, SOFA 16: Shane Cotton paintings, University of Canterbury School of Fine Art Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand, 2003, p. 2 (illus. and front cover).
Shane Cotton: Recent Paintings, Art New Zealand, no. 109, Summer 2003-4, p. 1 (illus. detail, advertisement).
Jim and Mary Barr, ‘An argument for imagery’, in Shane Cotton, City Gallery, Wellington, and Victoria University Wellington, New Zealand, 2004, pp. 109-111, p. 115 (illus.).
Shane Cotton came to prominence during the 1990s with paintings characterised by an ochre colour range and a focus on the land: land stacked on shelves, land in pots, land divid...