Reuben Paterson


Reuben Paterson is a dynamic young artist known for his creations in glitter and diamond dust. Along with exhibitions at public institutions throughout New Zealand, highlights of his international career include inclusion in shows at the Musee du quai Branly, Paris, France (2011), Cambridge University of Anthropology and Archaeology Cambridge, England (2007), and the International Biennale of Contemporary Art, National Gallery, Prague (2007).
Paterson has undertaken a major commission for the 6th Asia Pacific Triennial at the Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane (2009) and for the Auckland Art Gallery’s education centre (2012). He is the recipient of several awards and residencies including the Goyang Art Studio residency: Asia New Zealand Foundation's 2014 artist-in-residence exchange (2014), the International Studio Curatorial Program, New York City (2006) and the Moet et Chandon Fellowship, Avize, France (1997).