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Scott Hamilton on ‘Collecting the Evidence’

I think Peter Ireland makes good points about both the documentary and aesthetic …


John Hurrell on ‘Why the Art World Shouldn’t Be Too Quick to Distance Itself from Charlie Hebdo and its Ilk.’

Here is a juicy quote from Stanley Fish's 'The Trouble with Principle', Harvard …


John Hurrell on ‘Wystan Curnow’s Poetry’

Readers interested in the connections between art and poetry might want to look …


mark adams on ‘Corson-Scott at Clark’

hmmm. John. Photographs in art gallery exhibitions are hard to deal with because …

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Yvonne Todd, Frenzy, 2006, light jet print, 1080 x 1350 mm

Amery on Todd

The first of three looks at her Wellington survey

CITY GALLERY WELLINGTON

Wellington

 

Yvonne Todd
Creamy Psychology


6 December 2014 - 1 March 2015

Recent Posts

JH
Tiffany Singh's Life is But a Vapour at Te Uru. Photo: Jennifer French.

Singh in Titirangi

TE URU

Titirangi

 

Tiffany Singh

Life is But a Vapour

 

11 December 2014 - 15 February 2015

JH
Kathy Barry and Isobel Thom, Homeworld, in Gallery 5, top floor, Te Uru. Photo: Jennifer French

Thom and Barry at Te Uru

TE URU

Titrangi

 

Kathy Barry and Isobel Thom
Homeworld

 

6 December 2014 - 4 February 2015

 

MD
Cover of the Critic's Part: Wystan Curnow Art Writings

The Terms and Conditions: On Reading Wystan Curnow

ADAM ART GALLERY AND VUP

The Critic’s Part: Wystan Curnow Art Writings 1971-2013
Ed. Christina Barton & Robert Leonard, with Thomasin Sleigh


Published by Adam Art Gallery and VUP, 2014

CA
Koji Tatsuno / Autumn/Winter 1993–94 / Gift of Mr. Koji Tatsuno / Collection: Kyoto Costume Institute / Photograph: Taishi Hirokawa

Japanese Haute Couture

GALLERY OF MODERN ART

Brisbane

 

Contemporary garment design
Future Beauty: 30 Years of Japanese Fashion

 

1 November 2014 - 15 February 2015

MF
Concoction, organised by Elbowroom last December at 11 Whitmore St

Elbowroom’s Concoction

ELBOWROOM

Wellington

 

Artists, chefs, and furniture designers
Concoction

 

6 December -14 December, 2014


APW

Why the Art World Shouldn’t Be Too Quick to Distance Itself from Charlie Hebdo and its Ilk.

EyeContact Essay #9

PI
Canon Hakaraia Pahewa, Untitled photograph, not dated

Collecting the Evidence

TAIRAWHITI MUSEUM

Gisborne

 

Canon Hakaraia Pahewa
Cameraman with a Mission


25 October 2014 - ongoing

EJ
Tessa Laird, "House of Bats", installation shot.  Photo courtesy of Kathryn Tsui.

Laird and Thomas at Corban’s

CORBAN ESTATE ARTS CENTRE

Auckland

Tessa Laird

House of Bats

Sam Thomas

Serf Club

5 Dec 2014 - 8 Jan 2015


JH
Wystan Curnow reading from The Art Hotel: as a Scene of Reading, at split/fountain as part of Untitled (set up). Photo courtesy of split/fountain and Asumi Mizuo.

Wystan Curnow’s Poetry

SPLIT / FOUNTAIN

Auckland

 

Wystan Curnow
The Art Hotel: As a Scene for Reading

 

20 December, 3.30 pm

 

JH
Daniel Crooks, An Embroidery of Voids, (still) 2013, single channel video, high definition (HD), sound, 16:9, colour, Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2014

Telescopically Structured Chartwell Show

AUCKLAND ART GALLERY TOI O TAMAKI

Auckland

 

Works from the Chartwell Collection
A World Undone


8 November 2014 - 6 April 2015

JH
Shannon Te Ao and Iain Frengley, Untitled (After Rakaihautu) 2012, HD video

Other Waters’ Films

TE TUHI CENTRE FOR THE ARTS

Pakuranga

 

Looped film screening programme

OTHER WATERS - The Manukau and Beyond


15 November - 24 December 2014 3 January - 15 February 2015


JH
Janine Randerson, Until It Runs Out, 2014, super 16 mm film transferred to HD video

Other Waters’ Gallery Displays

TE TUHI CENTRE FOR THE ARTS

Pakuranga

 

Group show
OTHER WATERS - Art on the Manukau


15 November - 23 December 2014 3 January -15 February 2015

KL
Ana Iti's Golden Hour as installed at Room Four.

Ana Iti at Room Four

ROOM FOUR

Christchurch

 

Ana Iti
Golden Hour

 

5 December - 20 December 2014

PI
Photo by Julian Ward

Streetwise

Epial publications

Photographs by Julian Ward

 

Wellington Streets

 

Wellington, 2014


EyeContact

ADAM ART GALLERY TE PATAKA TOI

SIMON DENNY

THE PERSONAL EFFECTS OF KIM DOTCOM

4 October - 19 December 2014

AUDIO FOUNDATION

Ducklingmonster

PINK, PINK, BLUE

5 February - 28 February 2015

TE TUHI

Group show

Other Waters

15 November 2014 - 15 February 2015

TWO ROOMS

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

FOX JENSEN

Jude Rae

New Paintings

28 November - 19 December 2014

OCULA

Comprehensive online access to contemporary art & leading galleries around the world

Click Here

JH
Caryline Boreham, Archives New Zealand

Boreham’s Spatial Interiors

Te Tuhi Billboards

Pakuranga

 

Caryline Boreham

State Space


15 November 2014 - 15 February 2015

JH
Matt Henry, Structural Relief (Te Tuhi), 2014, acrylic on canvas, pine, MDF, 2615 x 5035 mm - courtesy of Starkwhite, commissioned by Te Tuhi

Matt Henry in Te Tuhi

Te Tuhi's Drawing Wall

Pakuranga

 

Matt Henry

Structural Relief (Te Tuhi)

 

15 November - 24 December 2014           3 January - 15 February 2015

JH
On the moment of change there is always a new threshold of imagination, curated by Adnan Yildiz, at Artspace. Photo: Sam Hartnett

New Artspace Director Introduces Himself

ARTSPACE

Auckland

Evolving international group show

On the moment of change there is always a new threshold of imagination

5 - 19 December 2014  19 January - 28 February 2015

JH
Chris Corson-Scott's New Photographs as installed at Trish Clark.

Corson-Scott at Clark

TRISH CLARK GALLERY

Auckland

 

Chris Corson-Scott
New Photographs

 

3 December 2014 - 16 January 2015


JH
Seung Yul Oh, SOOM, 2014, commissioned by Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 2014, supported by the Chartwell Trust. Photo: Jennifer French

Seung Yul Oh’s Inflatable Bubbles

AUCKLAND ART GALLERY TOI O TAMAKI

Auckland

 

Seung Yul Oh
SOOM

 

29 November 2014 - 11 October 2015

HA
Severine Costa's Put Together at V space. Photo: Ted Whitaker

Severine Costa Performance

V space, Dunedin School of Art

Dunedin

 

Severine Costa
Put Together

 

20 October - 5th November 2014: 1-3 pm daily

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Bill Culbert and Ralph Hotere, Whale/Bone 1997, Bill Culbert, Ralph Hotere, paint, wood and fluorescent tubes. Courtesy Bill Culbert, Hopkinson Mossman, Auckland and the Hotere Foundation Trust.  Photo: Kevin Dornauf

Hotere and Culbert Hit Hamilton

WAIKATO MUSEUM TE WHARE TAONGA O WAIKATO

Hamilton

 

Bill Culbert / Ralph Hotere
HOTERE CULBERT

 

22 November, 2014 - March 1, 2015.

JH
Jeena Shin: Motus I; Motus III; Motus IV - all acrylic on canvas, 2400 x 1800 mm. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Four Large Shin Paintings and a Room

TWO ROOMS

Auckland

 

Jeena Shin
Motus

 

15 December - 23 December 2014