Chevron Hassett

Chevron Hassett (b. 1994) born in Lower Hutt, Aotearoa is an artist of Ngāti Porou, Ngāti Rongomaiwahine, Ngāti Kahungunu and Pākehā heritage. He holds a Bachelor of Design (Hons) from Massey University, Wellington (2016). In 2016, he was awarded the Emerging Māori Artist Grant by Creative New Zealand, and in 2017 received the Ngā Manu Pīere Award from Te Waka Toi/Creative New Zealand.


CV 2016- 2018

Awards, Grants and Achievements

Bachelor of Design with Honour. Massey University, 2016 Emerging Māori Artist Grant, Creative New Zealand. 2016

Hutt City Certificate of Achievement for Art, 2017

ArtZone Matāriki feature Emerging Māori artists, 2017
Te Waka Toi and Creative New Zealand awards: Ngā Manu Pīrere,  2017

Selected Gallery Exhibitions

Ko Toku Taumata tonu, Ko Hawaiki, Kallio Kunsthalle Gallery, 2016 (Solo)
Ko Toku Taumata tonu, Ko Hawaiki group exhibition in Photival Festival, Thistle Hall, 2017 (Group)

You and I group exhibition, Play_staion gallery, 2017 (Group)

Expedition one: Te Ika a Maui exhibition, Play_station galley, 2017 (Group)

Now Where to Somewhere, Paul Nache Gallery, Gisborne, 2018 (group)

Selected Press and Talks

Nati Link Magazine featured artist, 2016
Kava club artist talk. 2016
The Hui on channel TV3 featured video pro le. 2016 VICE Magazine artist interview. 2017
ArtZone Magazine emerging artist feature. 2017
ArtZone Magazine cover artist feature. 2017
Salient Magazine artist feature. 2017
Massey University artist talk. 2017
ArtZone Magazine Ngā Manu Pīrere artist feature. 2017 Radio New Zealand Ngā Manu Pīrere artist feature. 2017 Māori Television Ngā Manu Pīrere artist feature. 2017 Stuff interview and video profile. 2017
Creative New Zealand video interview. 2017
The Dominion Post interview and artist feature. 2017

Hutt City News Artist feature. 2017