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John Hurrell on ‘More Is Less: The Walters Prize 2016’

Doryun Chong will announce his winner tomorrow. My personal punt is Pohio, not …


Scott Hamilton on ‘Lonnie Hutchinson in Waikato’

I wondered whether these fascinating images might be related, if only on a …


Ralph Paine on ‘Hamilton’s Contemporary Art Prize’

Truth to tell, I didn't even give yr piece a cursory read thru …


Peter Dornauf on ‘Hamilton’s Contemporary Art Prize’

Let me just say at the outset that some of my best friends …

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Richard Killeen, Black White #1, 1981, alkyd on aluminium 12 pieces, variable size

Re-presenting Two of Killeen’s Cut-outs

A new relevance today?

IVAN ANTHONY GALLERY

Auckland

 

Richard Killeen
Two Cut-Outs

 

21 September - 15 October 2016

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Robin Neate's show me something quieter, as installed at Melanie Roger. Back wall and righthand wall.

Gallery as ‘artist-proclaimed’ shop

MELANIE ROGER GALLERY

Auckland

 

Robin Neate
show me something quieter

 

21 September - 15 October 2016

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Matthew Carter, High St, oil on board, 400 x 610 mm

Matthew Carter’s Cityscapes

nkb GALLERY

Auckland

 

Matthew Carter (with Freeman White)
New Paintings

 

8 September - 28 September 2016

 

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Adrienne Vaughan at Anna Miles. On main wall: Untitled Drawings, 2015-2016, each 145 x 208 mm unframed.

Vaughan at Miles

ANNA MILES GALLERY

Auckland

 

Solo show
Adrienne Vaughan

 

11 September - 7 October 2016

JH
Hu Xiangqian, Speech at the Edge of the World, 2014, single channel HD video, 12:31 min. Still image courtesy of Long March Space and the artist.

Why Assume Artists Embody Integrity?

TE TUHI CENTRE FOR THE ARTS

Pakuranga

 

International group exhibition
Share/Cheat/Unite


13 August - 23 October 2016

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Sorawit Songsataya, Good Kisser, 2016, two 3D printed vases (plastic particle) wooden plant stand.

Hamilton’s Contemporary Art Prize

WAIKATO MUSEUM TE WHARE TAONGA O WAIKATO

Hamilton

 

Group exhibition

 

National Contemporary Art Award 2016

 

3 September - 4 December 2016


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Installation of Samantha Matthews' Lambhill series at Space Studio

Worn & Torn

SPACE STUDIO & GALLERY

Whanganui

 

Samantha Matthews
Lambhill

 

10 September - 23 September 2016

JH
WD (Bill) Hammond, Serving Suggestion, 1986, acrylic on pegboard, 900 x 1770 mm. Photo: Sam Hartnett

In Praise of Size, Untidiness and Inconsistency

GUS FISHER GALLERY

Auckland

 

Selected works from a private collection
Antipodean Gothic: Art from a Private Collection

9 September - 1 October 2016

JH
Installation of Jim Allen; Dan Arps; Stella Corkery at Michael Lett

Arps, Corkery and Allen

MICHAEL LETT

Auckland

 

Group show
Jim Allen; Dan Arps; Stella Corkery

 

17 August - 17 September 2016


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Painting: A Transitive Space (Phase One) as installed in St Paul St Gallery Three. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Pondering Painting

ST PAUL ST GALLERY THREE

Auckland

 

Group exhibition
Painting: A Transitive Space


30 August -10 September 2016

JH
Installation of Rohan Wealleans' It's All to Make You Sliver at Ivan Anthony.

Wealleans’ Slivers

IVAN ANTHONY GALLERY

Auckland

 

Rohan Wealleans
It’s all to make you sliver

 

24 August - 17 September 2016.

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John Reynolds, Walk With Me, 2016, oil stick marker and acrylic on linen. Photo: Sam Hartnett.

Reynolds’ Intertextual Drawing

STARKWHITE

Auckland

 

John Reynolds
Walk With Me…

 

30 August - 24 September 2016


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Installation view of Walker Evans: The Magazine Work at Adam Art Gallery, Victoria University of Wellington, 2016. Photo: Shaun Waugh

Adam Takes on Photography

ADAM ART GALLERY TE PATAKA TOI

Wellington

 

Walker Evans The Magazine Work; Sherrie Levine African Masks After Walker Evans; Patrick Pound Documentary Intersect; Sonya Lacey Newspaper For Vignelli


30 July - 18 September 2016

JH
Bjarki Bragason:Ten Thousand and One Years (one year of emissions at 449,5 meters), 2016, photographic prints, pinewood, graphite; Perhaps that in which it, 2013, photographic prints. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Facing Environmental Breakdown

ST. PAUL STREET GALLERY

Auckland

Bjarki Bragason, Nicholas Mangan, Steve Kado, Shannon Te Ao, Amy Howden-Chapman, George Watson, Natalie Robertson
Imagining the Present

5 August - 9 September 2016

 

APW

Byrt’s Backyard

Auckland University Press

Anthony Byrt

This Model World: Travels to the Edge of Contemporary Art

252 pp, paperback

September 2016


TWO ROOMS

Two Rooms presents a program of residencies and projects
by leading international and New Zealand contemporary artists.

FOX JENSEN

Cleland Malloy McMillan Rae

Ocular Fusion

20 September - 22 October 2016

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TE TUHI

Group Show, Research Initiative, Live Offsite Works

Share/Cheat/Unite

13 August - 23 October 2016


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Tim J. Veling, 10/08/2015, 2.39 pm. Archival pigment prints on Harman Gloss Baryta paper, dimensions variable.

Fate of Our Fathers

self published in a limited edition

Tim J Veling,

 

D,P,O.

 

Christchurch, 2015.

RP

Of Ground and the Nameless Artist 2

EyeContact Essay #17 cont.

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Of Ground and the Nameless Artist 1

EyeContact essay #17

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Installation of Yukihiro Taguchi's In Formation at Te Uru. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Yukihiro Taguchi Videos

TE URU

Titirangi

 

Yukihiko Taguchi
In Formation


23 July - 18 September 2016


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Jae Kang, Gurmon Sup, at Te Uru. Photo: Sam Hartnett.

Hydroponic Invasion

TE URU

Titirangi

 

Jae Kang
Gurmon Sup

 

18 June - 7 September 2016

JH
Elizabeth Thomson's Subliminal as installed at Two Rooms. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Thomson at Two Rooms

TWO ROOMS

Auckland

 

Elizabeth Thomson
Subliminal

 

19 August - 17 September 2016

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Image from the 100% Pure New Zealand website, used in campaign advertisements.

Against purity: or, why we need Emily Jackson

EyeContact Essay #16

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Joyce Campbell's subtilis upstairs at Two Rooms. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Campbell’s Manipulated Bacteria

TWO ROOMS

Auckland

 

Joyce Campbell
subtilis

 

18 August - 17 September 2016