Work is represented in private and corporate collections in New Zealand, South Africa, Australia, USA and the United Kingdom.
2012 THE JOURNEY HOME --- poetry texts incorporated in John Drummond's Oratorio - Dunedin, NZ
2012 ANTARCTICA & THE SACRED FEMININE - University of Otago, International Womens' Day.
2012 SMALL POINTS OF LIGHT - Plenary Speaker, USR Conference, Phoenix, AZ
2012 A VAST SCALE - Ning Website/Research project & Journal Article with Rupert Summerson- Canberra, Australia.
2012 Presentations on Antarctica for ROTARY, Dunedin & YVETTE WILLIAMS, Dunedin.
2011 A VAST SCALE - Evocations of Antarctica - University of Canberra, Australia (with Rupert Summerson)
2011 GROMIADNA - An ArtScience collaboration with Rupert Summerson (shakuhachi performance by Rupert with a silent film by Claire Beynon - Canberra, Australia)
2011 WORDS ON WATER - Plenary Speaker, USR Conference, Phoenix, ARIZONA
2011 WATERS I HAVE KNOWN - Guest speaker, Otago Women's Caucus, DUNEDIN, NZ
2011 NATURE'S LITTLE MASONS - Journal article for JUNCTURES
2010 HIDDEN DEPTHS - Poetry for Science: Film screened at the International Polar Year PolarCINEMA event, OSLO
2010 HIDDEN DEPTHS - Poetry for Science: presentation at Antarctic Visions Conference, HOBART, TASMANIA
2011 (un)COMMON GROUND The Artist's Room, DUNEDIN
2010 A MUSEUM OF OBSESSIONS - group show curated by Jodie Dalgliesch The Blue Oyster, DUNEDIN
2010 DUNEDIN - group show celebrating our city The Artist's Room, DUNEDIN
2010 WORKS ON PAPER The Artist's Room, DUNEDIN
2010 ALCHEMY - collaborative show with Kate Alterio Quoil Gallery, WELLINGTON
2010 NANOTECHNOLOGY - ArtScience Group Show Our City, O-Tautahi, CHRISTCHURCH
2010 BLEND - ArtScience group show ROCDA Gallery, DUNEDIN
with Sue Novell, Nicola Gibbons, Robyn Webster, Pete Gorman, Sue Marshall, Laura Blake & Catherine Cocker
ART AWARDS, GRANTS, RESIDENCIES & OTHER CURIOSITIES
2012 CASELBERG TRUST - Down The Bay Retreat/Residency
2010 ANTARCTICA SERVICE MEDAL - awarded by the US National Science Foundation
2012 THE PORTAGE Creative Residency - Marlborough Sounds
12 NEW ZEALAND ARTISTS –2009 Arts calendar, published by Craig Potton Publishing, Nelson
ARTISTS IN SCHOOLS – a database of contemporary New Zealand artists - an educational resource for schools
SCAPA POETRY ARCHIVE – a database: contemporary New Zealand poets reading their own work. (recorded in 2003)
THE NEW ZEALAND WHO’S WHO – an encyclopedia of Visual Arts and Architecture.
A DICTIONARY OF SOUTH AFRICAN ARTISTS First edition - 1994
12 CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS – 2003 calendar of New Zealand Artists, produced by Liz Caughey and published by Saint Publishers.
Writing is an integral part of my creative expression.
Poems and short stories have been published in journals, newspapers, web-based anthologies and collections in New Zealand and abroad: amongst these Other Voices International Project, Glottis, The Christchurch Press, Otago Daily Times, Tandem Press’s 100 New Zealand Short Short Stories IV, The Sunday Star Times, The Whole Wide World, Tap-ping the Tank, A Savage Gathering, Something to Expiate and The infinity we swim in (New Zealand Poetry Society’s Anthology 2000, 2001,2002 and 2003), Double-jointed (a collaborative book of ‘dual’ poems by ten South Island poets), Chicken Soup for the Gardener’s Soul, USA and The Song of the Belly-button Man.
Writing projects and publications include -
2012 SLIGHTLY PECULIAR LOVE STORIES - A Collection of Short Stories by international writers, published ROSA MIRA BOOKS, NZ
2011 DOUBLE PORTRAIT - A short Story (Shortlisted for the Bill Manhire Science Writing Competiton. published online)
COLLABORATIVE PROJECTS include:
2012 Images for the cover and booklet of Gillian Whitehead's CD ARAPATIKI. (Produced by Wayne Laird, Atoll.)
2012 GROMIADNA - Shakuhachi & silent film, based on the DNA of Gromia Oviformis (with Rupert Summerson - Canberra, Australia
2010 ANTARCTIKOS --- poem 'At Home in Antarctica' prompted a musical composition by US composer, JABEZ CO.
2010 PAPER WRESTLING - CB Poem used as the prompt for a limited edition Artists Book project
(Carol Cantrell and others.)
2010 HIDDEN DEPTHS - Poetry for Science (selected for screening at the IPY Science Conference, OSLO, NORWAY
A short film written, directed and produced by Claire Beynon
with Samuel Bowser, Shawn Harper, Henry Kaiser (underwater photography)
Katherine Glenday, Christina Bryer, Amos Mann, Christopher Tokolon & Johan Rautenbach.
- REVIEWS and INTERVIEWS
- QUESTIONS OF BALANCE
- FATHOM | Western Fiordland Conservation Series
- MOVING IMAGE
- FRACTURED LAND | Earthquake work
- DEEPWATER HORIZON | G ULF series
- NEVER AGAIN | HIROSHIMA Installation
- ANTARCTICA | INTERFACE Inter alia
- POETRY for SCIENCE
- STUDIO | Stockroom
- DNA | Science, Art & Music
- POEMS & STORIES
- BOATS, BOATS & MORE BOATS
- FUKUSHIMA | (A)drift
- WORDS ARE BIRDS | THE ARTS AS AGENTS FOR PEACE (reading links)
- BREAKING NEWS | Prayer for Syria