Melissa Anderson Scott


Melissa has been exhibiting at the Oedipus Rex (now Orex) Gallery since 1990, and shows at the Thomas Masters Gallery in Chicago, Illinois. Her work hangs in the Wallace Trust Collection and private collections in New Zealand, the United States and the Netherlands.

Solo Exhibitions
2008 2008 Five New Paintings, Thomas Masters Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, USA
2004 A Different Kind of Blue, Oedipus Rex Gallery
2002 Personal Greed Series, Oedipus Rex Gallery
2000 Thread of Narrative, Oedipus Rex Gallery
1999 Cracking the Code studio show, Stables building, Newton
1998 Cracking the Code work in progress show, Oedipus Rex Gallery
1997 The Dinner Party Series: Diary of a Social Life, Oedipus Rex Gallery
1995 Norman Laughs Again, Oedipus Rex Gallery
1994 Inspired By Jazz, Oedipus Rex Gallery
1993 Conflict and Resolution, Oedipus Rex Gallery
1992 Legacy, Oedipus Rex Gallery
1991 Street Shrines and Smoko, Oedipus Rex Gallery

Group Exhibitions
2010 "Paper" invited artists, Beverly Arts Centre, Chicago, Illinois USA
2010 "Under Scrutiny" with invited guest contributors, Corban Estate Arts Centre, Auckland
2006 Wallace Trust Art Award , finalists show, Wallace gallery, Auckland
2006 Inaugural Fundraising show, invited artists, Epsom Girl’s Grammar, Auckland
2005 Blue Period, invited artists, Thomas Masters Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, USA
2005 Dreams of a Small Island, invited artists, Old Government House, Auckland University
2001 Wallace Trust Art Award, finalist, NEW Gallery, Auckland
2001 Over the Back Fence, invited artists, Mairangi Arts Centre, Auckland
2001 Heads Up, invited artists, Oedipus Rex Gallery
1999 James Wallace/ Visa Gold Art Award, finalist, James Wallace Gallery, Auckland
1998 Intercede, Soliloquy Gallery, Auckland
1997 Group Show, Soliloquy Gallery, Auckland
1996 Art In Politics, Vedanta Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, USA
1996 City mural, Invited Artists, Town Hall, Auckland
1995 Nola Holmwood Portrait Award, ASA Gallery, Auckland
1995 Muscular Dystrophy Charity Art Auction, Auckland
1995 James Wallace Art Award, Auckland
1994 Muscular Dystrophy Charity Art Auction, Auckland
1994 Nola Holmwood Portrait Award, ASA Gallery, Auckland
1994 Envoys with the Association of Women Artists, Lopdell House Gallery, Titirangi, Auckland
1993 Ida Eise Award, ASA Gallery, Auckland
1992-98 Participated in Artists in Action at Mt Eden, Auckland
1992 Yuletide Treasures, Oedipus Rex Gallery
1992 Ida Eise Award, ASA Gallery
1992 Nola Holmwood Portrait Award, ASA Gallery
1989-91 Became a working member of the Auckland Society of Arts (1989) and exhibited in numerous group shows at the ASA Gallery and Artstation in Ponsonby.