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John Hurrell on ‘Cerith Wyn Evans Shows’

You have a point, Nicholas. Like a crossword where 'w' is used twice? …


Nicholas Haig on ‘Cerith Wyn Evans Shows’

Or, John, could it not be Now Where?


Owen Pratt on ‘Massive Miranda Parkes Mural’

Sorry did I say big lie I meant big thighs.


Owen Pratt on ‘Massive Miranda Parkes Mural’

A BIG LIE? or How could you possibly improve the WHOPPER®? Make it …

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Pirate TV programme. 1989-1991.  Still from PTV episode (Music Pages).  Courtesy of Saint Petersburg Video Archive

The New Artists and New Academy groups of St Petersburg

Survey in London

CALVERT 22

London

 

Group show
Club of Friends: Timur Novikov’s New Artists and the New Academy

 

2 April - 25 May 2014

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John Ward Knox's Breathing After Thinking at Ivan Anthony.

Ward Knox’s Silk Works

IVAN ANTHONY GALLERY

Auckland

 

John Ward Knox
Breathing After Thinking

 

9 April - 26 April 2014

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Benjamin Work, Royal Priesthood, acrylic on wall, approx 15m x approx 3m

Walking Forward Into the Past: Benjamin Work’s Tongan Adventure

EyeContact Essay #9

 

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Cerith Wyn Evans' Transmit/receive as installed at Michael Lett. In the foreground, receptacles for revolutionary reverie, 2011 (plants, rotating platforms). In the distance, cite/sight/site, 2014, chandelier, independent breather unit, flash player.

Cerith Wyn Evans Shows

Michael Lett / Hopkinson Mossman

Auckland

 

Cerith Wyn Evans
transmit/receive

 

11 April - 10 May 2014

JH
Tony Albert, Girramay people, QLD, Sorry, found kitsch objects applied to vinyl letters, 99 objects, 200 x 510 x 10 cm installed. The James C. Sourris,AM, Collection, Purchaed 2008 with funds from James C Sourris through the QAG Foundation

Songs of Love and Hate

AUCKLAND ART GALLERY TOI O TAMAKI

 

Aboriginal art from QAG/GOMA

My Country: Contemporary Art from Black Australia

 


28 March - 20 July 2014

JH
Christopher LG Hill and Joshua Petherick, Timeout, 2013, detail, newspaper, wood, used clothing, wig. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Critiquing Acquisitiveness

PAPAKURA ART GALLERY

Auckland

 

Group exhibition
Carpet Burn

 

22 March - 3 May 2014


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Jeena Shin, Motus, 2014, detail, Herald Theatre. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Jeena Shin’s Two Auckland Murals

The Herald Theatre (50 Mayoral Drive) & Peach Pitt (352 Karangahape Rd)

Auckland

 

Jeena Shin

 

Murals in Aotea Centre and K’Rd diner

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Miranda Parkes, Whopper (2014) at Tauranga Art Gallery.

Massive Miranda Parkes Mural

TAURANGA ART GALLERY

Tauranga

 

Miranda Parkes
Whopper

 

March 7 - June 15

DM
Hito Steyerl, Guards, 2012, single-channel HD video (video stills), 20 min. loop, Courtesy the artist and Wilfried Lentz, Rotterdam.

Hito Steyerl Survey Part 2

ICA

London

 

Hito Steyerl

 

5 March - 27 April, 2014


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Thomas Hinton, James Wylie, David Ed Cooper, RE: 400 installed at Pilot, Ward St, Hamilton. Photo: Karl Bayly

New Art Venue in Hamilton

PILOT

Hamilton

 

Thomas Hinton, James Wylie, David Ed Cooper

RE: 400

 

27 March - 18 April 2014

CA
Installation of the Eva Hesse survey 'One More than One' in Galerie der Gegenwart, third floor, Hamburger Kunsthalle. Photo courtesy of Hamburger Kunsthalle.

Hesse in Hamburg

HAMBURGER KUNSTHALLE

Hamburg

 

Eva Hesse
One More than One

 

29 November 2013 to 2 March 2014

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Julia Croucher, Eastside 08, varnish, ink and pen on paper, 130 x 100 mm

Thinking About Love

CITY ART

Christchurch

 

Julia Croucher, Ana Iti, Ed Lust.
<3

 

11 March -11 April 2014


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Mateo Tannatt, Crowd Crown/Plaza 2, 2014, painted cast aluminium, powder coated steel, 110 x 710 x 450 mm

Five Person Show at Hopkinson Mossman

HOPKINSON MOSSMAN

Auckland

 

Austin, Culbert, Culbert, Newby, Tannatt
Portmanteaux

 

13 March - 5 April 2014

JH
Rob McLeod, Planet Edward, 2012, oil on marine ply, 2.2 x 2.2 m

Rob McLeod’s Facial Conglomerates

BATH STREET GALLERY

Auckland

 

Rob McLeod
The Planetheads

 

11 March - 5 April 2014

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Benedict Drew, Zero Hour Petrified (2014) Image courtesy of the artist and Matt's Gallery, London. Photograph by Chrissy Irvine

Benedict Drew Installation

ILAM CAMPUS GALLERY

Christchurch

 

Benedict Drew
Zero Hour Petrified

 

26 March - 17 April 2014


EyeContact

TE TUHI

The Maldives Exodus Project


8 March - 17 July

BATH STREET GALLERY

Katie Thomas + Jane Bowman

Living Realms

8 April (5.30 pm) - 3 May 2014

FOX JENSEN

Leigh Martin & Winston Roeth

Firefly

18 March - 22 April 2014

OCULA

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

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TWO ROOMS

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

ADAM ART GALLERY

Cinema & Painting


11 February - 11 May 2014

MASSEY UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF ART

Fine Arts
Photography
Visual & Material Culture
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Image: Samin Son ‘Hammer Piece’

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Shahriar Asdollah-Zedeh, Fear Faith and Persian Pop at Papakura Art Gallery. Photo: Asdollah-Zedeh

Glitz and Vulnerability

PAPAKURA ART GALLERY

Papakura

 

Shahriar Asdollah-Zadeh
Fear Faith and Persian Pop

 

26 October to 7 December, 2013

JH
Tim Webby and Daniel Webby, Window Onsite, detail, at Window, University of Auckland Library. Photo: Sam Hartnett

It’s A Taped Up, Weighed Down, Frog Infested World

WINDOW UNIVERSITY OF AUCKLAND

Auckland

 

Daniel Webby and Tim Webby
Window onsite

 

4 March - 29 March 2014

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Poulima Salima, Matthew Faiumu Salapu aka Anonymouz and Matatumua Opeloge Ah Sam in conversation with James Pinker, co curator of Len Lye: Agiagiā. (left to right)

Composing Music for Lye

MANGERE ARTS CENTRE NGA TOHU O UENUKU

Mangere

 

Music and screening

New Compositions: Three Composers Respond to Tusalava


15 March 2014 7pm

JH
Richard Frater, Lure II, 2014, IIIex Sk-Pop Grande  lure, brass figurine, 125 x 35 x 50 mm.

Full Fathom Four

MICHAEL LETT

Auckland

 

Richard Frater and Andrew Kennedy
Fathoms

 

18 March - 5 April 2014


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Tjalling de Vries, Copy Card at Chambers@241

The Visual Complicity of Painting

Chambers@241

Christchurch

 

Tjalling de Vries
Copy Card

 

4 March - 22 March 2014.

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Hito Steyerl, Liquidity Inc., 2014, single channel HD video projection, 30 mins, courtesy of the artist

Hito Steyerl Survey Part 1

ICA

London

 

Hito Steyerl

 

5 March - 27 April, 2014

JH
Peter Friedl, The Dramatist (Black Hamlet, Crazy Henry, Guilia, Toussaint), 2013, wood, metal, fabric, leather, glass, hair, straw, oil paint, nylon strings. Dimensions variable. Courtesy the artist and Guido Costa Projects, Turin. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Peter Friedl at Artspace

ARTSPACE

Auckland

 

Peter Friedl
The Dramatist

 

1 March - 17 April 2014

JH
Deborah Crowe, Scape VI, 2013, digital print on Hahnemuhle paper. Photo: Crowe

Complex and Intricate Crowe

GUS FISHER GALLERY

Auckland

 

Deborah Crowe
Scape

 

7 March - 29 March 2014