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John Hurrell on ‘Denys Watkins Painting Sampler and Book’

Many thanks indeed, Denys, for this lucid explanation. It is a superior elucidation …


Denys Watkins on ‘Denys Watkins Painting Sampler and Book’

Hi John, Just to clarify the origins of the title - DYNAMO HUM, …


John Hurrell on ‘Here Comes The Sun’

'Tinderbox', Megan's mediation on the end of reading as originally visualised in Ray …


John Hurrell on ‘Denny and Byrt in Auckland’

Here is an interesting article on both Thiel and Harris visiting the show. …

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Installation of Denys Watkins' Dynamo Hum exhibition in the Gus Fisher. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Denys Watkins Painting Sampler and Book

Gus Fisher survey

GUS FISHER GALLERY

Auckland

Denys Watkins: Paintings 2004-2016
Dynamo Hum

17 November - 15 December 2017

Recent Posts

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Mark Alsweiler, Positive Paths

Here Comes The Sun

PRECINCT 35

Wellington

 

Mark Alsweiler
The Sun Department

 

26 November - 9 December 2017

JH
Tanya Busse and Emilija Škarnulytė, Hollow Earth, 2013, HD video, 08:15, as installed at Artspace. Photo: Sam Hartnett. Image courtesy of the artists and Artspace.

Before It Happens

ARTSPACE

Auckland

 

International group video show

Ex-ante


27 October - 22 December 2017

 

MA
Poster image

Thick Cinema

Screenings in three cities

Amundsen, Di Stefano, Pieters, Hamilton, Campbell

Thick Cinema

Christchurch Art Gallery, 25 August 2017; Embassy Cinema, Wellington, 1 November 2017; and Te Uru, Auckland, 12 December 2017.

 

 

APW
Roy Good - Diamond Matrix at Chambers

Good is Good

Chambers@241

Christchurch

 

Roy Good
Diamond Matrix

 

21 November - 9 December 2017

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Michael Stevenson, Serene Velocity in Practice: MC510/CS183, 2017. Commissioned by Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki with commissioning partners the Biennale of Sydney 2018 and Monash University museum of Art /MUMA. Photograph: Jennifer French

Michael Stevenson at AAG

AUCKLAND ART GALLERY TOI O TAMAKI

Auckland

 

Michael Stevenson
Serene Velocity in Practice: MC510/CS183


12 November 2017 - 6 February 2017


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The installation of Simon Denny's Founders Board Game Prototype, 2017, downstairs in Michael Lett

Denny and Byrt in Auckland

MICHAEL LETT

Auckland

 

Simon Denny
The Founder’s Paradox

 

18 November - 22 December 2017

APW

New Walters Book

Gordon Walters: New Vision

Three essays by exhibition curators, plus five others

Hardback, 240pp, coloured illustrations, 300 x 240 mm

 

Published by the Dunedin Public Art Gallery in partnership with Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 2017

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Surface Affect: Jeena Shin, Amanda Gruenwald. Govett-Brewster Art Gallery. Installation documentation. Photograph: Sam Hartnett.

Surface Area

LEN LYE CENTRE / GOVETT-BREWSTER ART GALLERY

New Plymouth

 

Amanda Gruenwald, Jeena Shin, Michael Zavros
Surface Affect


23 September - 5 December 2017


JH
Installation of Jeena Shin's Movement Image Time exhibition at Two Rooms. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Shin Works on Canvas and Paper

TWO ROOMS

Auckland

 

Jeena Shin
Movement Image Time

 

27 October - 25 November

PI
Glenn Burrell, Sonixx Cyclonic 2400W, 2017, Welbond Universal Adhesive. Photo: Claire Burrell

Dearly Departed

POTOCKI PATERSON ART GALLERY

Wellington

 

Glenn Burrell
AWOL

 

12 October - 21 October 2017

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Jasmine Togo-Brisby, Bitter Sweet, 2013 – 15. As installed in Colonial Sugar, City Gallery Wellington, 2017.

Sweet Irony

CITY GALLERY WELLINGTON

Wellington

 

Tracey Moffatt and Jasmine Togo-Brisby
Colonial Sugar

 

16 September—19 November 2017


JH
John Stezaker, Marriage (Film Portrait Collage) CVI, 2013, collage, 30.3 x 23.3 cm. Image courtesy of the artist and The Approach, London.

Repulsively Enchanting Stezaker

CITY GALLERY WELLINGTON

Wellington

 

John Stezaker
Lost World

 

26 August -19 November 2017

PI
Miroslav Tichy, Untitled, c.1960–1990, unique silver gelatin print.

Bad Photographs

ROBERT HEALD GALLERY

Wellington

 

Miroslav Tichy
38 photographs

 

14 September - 14 October 2017

APW
Installation of Len Lye: Stopped Short By Wonder at Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu. Photo: John Collie.

Lye’s Christchurch Survey

CHRISTCHURCH ART GALLERY TE PUNA O WAIWHETU

Christchurch

 

Len Lye
Stopped Short By Wonder

 

5 August - 26 November 2017


RP
Francis Upritchard, Mandrake, 2013

For Francis Upritchard

EyeContact Essay #22
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Tomislav Nikolic, How Long Must We Live Right Before We Don't Even Have To Try (Role Model), 2017: #1, mixed medai; #2, mixed media; #3, mixed media;

Tomislav Nikolic Paintings

FOX JENSEN MCCRORY

Auckland

 

Tomislav Nikolic

How long must we live right before we don’t even have to try

12 October - 11 November 2017

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David Clegg, 'loca projects / correction' (2017), Govett-Brewster Art Gallery. Photograph: Sam Hartnett.

Walk the Talk

LEN LYE CENTRE / GOVETT-BREWSTER ART GALLERY

New Plymouth

 

David Clegg
loca projects / correction

6 August - 5 November 2017

APW
Cover by Shannon Novak

Jonathan Mané-Wheoki Gedenkschrift

Victoria University Press, 2017

Mark Stocker and Conal McCarthy eds.
Colonial Gothic to Māori Renaissance: Essays in memory of Jonathan Mane-Wheoki

Essays from nineteen contributors


MJD
Justine Walker, 28 Days, 2017, video, 9 min 33 sec. Image courtesy of play_station, photographer Hugh Chesterman

The Vulnerability Superpower

play_station

Wellington

 

Justine Walker
Where our bodies hit the world

 

5 October - 28 October 2017

JH
Phil Dadson: Notation  Series #6 (961), painting; Tonethrone, instrument; HEADSUP@961: 23.8.16, projection

Dadson at Headlands

AUDIO FOUNDATION

Auckland

 

Phil Dadson
Shiver Me Timbres: Solos and Collaborations with a Multi-Voiced Instrument

 

5 October - 28 October 2017

JH
Alexis Hunter, Untitled, undated and unsigned, ink and watercolour on paper, 275 x 380 mm

Alexis Hunter Sampler

TRISH CLARK GALLERY

Auckland

 

Alexis Hunter
Estate

 

6 October - 11 November 2017

JH
Michael Stevenson, Inside the keep Out Shed', c.1988, graphite on paper, 112 x 149 mm

Michael Stevenson Drawings

MICHAEL LETT

Auckland

 

Michael Stevenson
Inside the Keep Out Shed

 

4 October - 4 November 2018