Blumhardt, Doreen (Dame), 1914-2009

Blumhardt, Vera Doreen, 1914-2009

Art teacher, potter, of Wellington. Appointed by Dr Beeby (Director of Education) to pionéer art and craft education throughout NZ (1942-1948); Head of the Art Department, Wellington College of Education (1951-1972); freelance potter, writer, and lecturer since 1972. Awarded Honorary DLitt 1991 for creative work and her major role in training arts and craft teachers. Daughter of David Blumhardt (b 1885) and Magdalene Elisabeth Wilhemina (née Hardtdegen; 1878-1948). See also New Zealand Who's Who Aotearoa (1996 ed). Awarded member of the Order of New Zealand (ONZ) in the 2007 New Year Honours. See also Dominion Post Obituaries (Saturday, October 24, 2009)

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Date: 1965 From: [Ephemera of quarto size relating to artists, art awards, art sales and art exhibitions] Ref: Eph-B-ARTS-1966-01 Description: Catalogue for an exhibition featuring work by potters (Jack Laird, Elizabeth Matheson, Rachel Rose, Anneke Borren, Flora Christeller, Nan Berkeley, Inez Renn...
Date: 1965 From: [Ephemera of quarto size relating to artists, art awards, art sales and art exhibitions] Ref: Eph-B-ARTS-1966-01 Description: Catalogue for an exhibition featuring work by potters (Jack Laird, Elizabeth Matheson, Rachel Rose, Anneke Borren, Flora Christeller, Nan Berkeley, Inez Renn...
Date: 1989 From: [Calendars for the year 1989, of approximately A3 size. 1988]. By: Higgins, Colin, 1954-; AMP Society; Blumhardt, Doreen (Dame), 1914-2009 Ref: Eph-C-CALENDAR-1989-01 Description: Calendar issued and signed by Peter Davies, senior agent for the AMP Society in Wellington. Each of the four openings shows a reproduction of a painting of a...
Date: 1989 From: [Calendars for the year 1989, of approximately A3 size. 1988]. By: Higgins, Colin, 1954-; AMP Society; Blumhardt, Doreen (Dame), 1914-2009 Ref: Eph-C-CALENDAR-1989-01 Description: Calendar issued and signed by Peter Davies, senior agent for the AMP Society in Wellington. Each of the four openings shows a reproduction of a painting of a...
Date: 1980 - 1981 Ref: Eph-D-BOOK-1980/1981 Description: Includes: 1980: Collins Nature Heritage series; an inexpensive series of full colour books about various aspects of our natural heritage. $8.95 each fully il...
Date: 1980 - 1981 Ref: Eph-D-BOOK-1980/1981 Description: Includes: 1980: Collins Nature Heritage series; an inexpensive series of full colour books about various aspects of our natural heritage. $8.95 each fully il...
Date: 1960 - 1979 Ref: Eph-C-CERAMICS-1960/1979 Description: Includes: 1963: New Zealand ceramics. New Zealand designs are top sellers in Melbourne. Published by Crown Lynn Potteries Ltd., January 1963 1971?: Warren Ti...
Date: 1960 - 1979 Ref: Eph-C-CERAMICS-1960/1979 Description: Includes: 1963: New Zealand ceramics. New Zealand designs are top sellers in Melbourne. Published by Crown Lynn Potteries Ltd., January 1963 1971?: Warren Ti...
Date: 1994 - 1996 Ref: Eph-C-ARTS-1994/1996 Description: Includes: 1994: Auckland City Art Gallery October - November [1994]. "Green and pleasant", "Present company", "Reflections from a vanished world", "John Kind...
Date: 1994 - 1996 Ref: Eph-C-ARTS-1994/1996 Description: Includes: 1994: Auckland City Art Gallery October - November [1994]. "Green and pleasant", "Present company", "Reflections from a vanished world", "John Kind...
Date: 1965 Ref: ArtEph-1965-C-01 Description: Quantity: 1 folded brochure. Physical Description: Printed single sheet folded twice 265 x 285 mm
Date: 1965 Ref: ArtEph-1965-C-01 Description: Quantity: 1 folded brochure. Physical Description: Printed single sheet folded twice 265 x 285 mm
Opening of a French tapestry exhibition at the Wellington Art Gallery, 1971.
Date: 1971 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-0443 Description: All views show visitors attending the opening of a French tapestry exhibition at the National Art Gallery, Wellington, in 1971. Doreen Blumhardt is seen on t...
Opening of a French tapestry exhibition at the Wellington Art Gallery, 1971.
Date: 1971 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-0443 Description: All views show visitors attending the opening of a French tapestry exhibition at the National Art Gallery, Wellington, in 1971. Doreen Blumhardt is seen on t...
Date: Between 1950 and 1959 From: Architectural Centre (Wellington, N.Z.): Photographs By: McKay, Barry, active 1950s-1980s; Treadwell, Anthony Lawrence, 1922-2003 Ref: PAColl-0811-12-13 Description: 4 interior and 2 exterior views of the Wellington house designed for Doreen Blumhardt, (architect: Anthony L Treadwell) and constructed in the 1950s. Photogr...
Date: Between 1950 and 1959 From: Architectural Centre (Wellington, N.Z.): Photographs By: McKay, Barry, active 1950s-1980s; Treadwell, Anthony Lawrence, 1922-2003 Ref: PAColl-0811-12-13 Description: 4 interior and 2 exterior views of the Wellington house designed for Doreen Blumhardt, (architect: Anthony L Treadwell) and constructed in the 1950s. Photogr...
Date: 29 Sep 1992 From: Women in World War II Part III By: Blumhardt, Doreen (Dame), 1914-2009; Fowke, Susan, active 1995-2007 Ref: OHInt-0072/03 Description: Doreen Blumhardt was born in Whangarei on 7 March 1914. Describes how her grandfather, father and ten of her father's siblings came to New Zealand in 1895. T...
Date: 29 Sep 1992 From: Women in World War II Part III By: Blumhardt, Doreen (Dame), 1914-2009; Fowke, Susan, active 1995-2007 Ref: OHInt-0072/03 Description: Doreen Blumhardt was born in Whangarei on 7 March 1914. Describes how her grandfather, father and ten of her father's siblings came to New Zealand in 1895. T...
Date: 1994 By: Blumhardt, Doreen (Dame), 1914-2009 Ref: MS-Papers-10065 Description: Comprises letters from Mansfield to Blumhardt, together with annotated monograph by Trevor Jones on Edgar Mansfield, which includes transcript of an intervie...
Date: 1994 By: Blumhardt, Doreen (Dame), 1914-2009 Ref: MS-Papers-10065 Description: Comprises letters from Mansfield to Blumhardt, together with annotated monograph by Trevor Jones on Edgar Mansfield, which includes transcript of an intervie...
Date: 2003 From: The Beeby Foundation for Visual Arts Education : Records Ref: MS-Papers-8597-02 Description: Report on research and study in art education in New Zealand, and on teaching practice, with reference to the `new' art education, and on the pioneering work...
Date: 2003 From: The Beeby Foundation for Visual Arts Education : Records Ref: MS-Papers-8597-02 Description: Report on research and study in art education in New Zealand, and on teaching practice, with reference to the `new' art education, and on the pioneering work...
Date: [ca 1975-2004] By: Oldham, Pip, active 2007 Ref: OHColl-1105 Description: Sound recordings of interviews, including a 1978 interview with Brian Brake. Also includes a video recording of a interview with Dame Doreen Blumhardt and Mi...
Date: [ca 1975-2004] By: Oldham, Pip, active 2007 Ref: OHColl-1105 Description: Sound recordings of interviews, including a 1978 interview with Brian Brake. Also includes a video recording of a interview with Dame Doreen Blumhardt and Mi...
Date: Mar 1998-2 Aug 2008, 2011 From: Mason, Helen Wilmot, 1915-2014: Manuscripts and photographs Ref: MS-Papers-11191-42 Description: Contains correspondence from potters Doreen Blumhardt, [Mirek Smisek ?], Jenny Shearer, and John Lawrence. Also a letter from journalist Denis Welch, with hi...
Date: Mar 1998-2 Aug 2008, 2011 From: Mason, Helen Wilmot, 1915-2014: Manuscripts and photographs Ref: MS-Papers-11191-42 Description: Contains correspondence from potters Doreen Blumhardt, [Mirek Smisek ?], Jenny Shearer, and John Lawrence. Also a letter from journalist Denis Welch, with hi...
Date: 1960 By: Blumhardt, Doreen (Dame), 1914-2009 Ref: ArtEph-1960-B-01 Description: Lists 111 pots by Doreen Blumhardt, with descriptions of form, glaze and price. Includes an introduction with biographical notes about the potter and comment...
Date: 1960 By: Blumhardt, Doreen (Dame), 1914-2009 Ref: ArtEph-1960-B-01 Description: Lists 111 pots by Doreen Blumhardt, with descriptions of form, glaze and price. Includes an introduction with biographical notes about the potter and comment...
Date: 1975-1988 From: Bett, Elva Lilian, 1918- 2016: Records of Elva Bett Gallery and papers relating to her publications Ref: 89-026-052 Description: Artists names are entered in Name field Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1975-1988 From: Bett, Elva Lilian, 1918- 2016: Records of Elva Bett Gallery and papers relating to her publications Ref: 89-026-052 Description: Artists names are entered in Name field Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1971-1984 From: Bett, Elva Lilian, 1918- 2016: Records of Elva Bett Gallery and papers relating to her publications Ref: 89-026-056 Description: Exhibition catalogues, invitations and related material. Includes letter to Elva Bett from Betty Clegg, 1983 Most of the artists names are entered in Name fi...
Date: 1971-1984 From: Bett, Elva Lilian, 1918- 2016: Records of Elva Bett Gallery and papers relating to her publications Ref: 89-026-056 Description: Exhibition catalogues, invitations and related material. Includes letter to Elva Bett from Betty Clegg, 1983 Most of the artists names are entered in Name fi...
Date: [ca 1975-1985] By: Crafts Council of New Zealand Ref: PA1-q-1002 Description: Predominently displays of ceramics in exhibitions and the Craft Council Shop, Lambton Quay, Wellington Quantity: 1 album(s) Album(s).
Date: [ca 1975-1985] By: Crafts Council of New Zealand Ref: PA1-q-1002 Description: Predominently displays of ceramics in exhibitions and the Craft Council Shop, Lambton Quay, Wellington Quantity: 1 album(s) Album(s).
Date: 1970-1979 Ref: Eph-A-AVIATION-1970s Description: Includes: 1970s?: Air Pacific [Sheet of address labels] Atlantic & Pacific Travel International. Auckland Wellington Christchurch Sydney. Three luggage labe...
Date: 1970-1979 Ref: Eph-A-AVIATION-1970s Description: Includes: 1970s?: Air Pacific [Sheet of address labels] Atlantic & Pacific Travel International. Auckland Wellington Christchurch Sydney. Three luggage labe...
Date: [ca 1935]-2009 Ref: MS-Group-1869 Description: Personal papers, and papers relating to pottery; books and photographs Quantity: 80 folder(s). 6 volume(s). 0.90 Linear Metres. Physical Description: Mss, ...
Date: [ca 1935]-2009 Ref: MS-Group-1869 Description: Personal papers, and papers relating to pottery; books and photographs Quantity: 80 folder(s). 6 volume(s). 0.90 Linear Metres. Physical Description: Mss, ...