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Rhondda Bosworth on ‘Marie Shannon Dealer Show’

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John Hurrell on ‘Copacetic’

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John Hurrell on ‘All’s Fair in Art and War’

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Seung Yul Oh: Horizontal Loop #6; Horizontal Loop #7. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Seung Yul Oh’s Wooden Painted Reliefs

Empty centres

STARKWHITE

Auckland

 

Seung Yul Oh
Horizontal Loop

 

26 June - 28 July 2018

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The lefthand panel of Billy Apple's N=1, 2018

Intestinal Apple

Liggins Institute (opposite the entrance to Auckland Hospital)

Auckland

 

Billy Apple®
N=1

 

Part of University of Auckland Collection

JH
Gordon Walters: Photographs, as installed at Gus Fisher.

Walters Photographs

GUS FISHER GALLERY

auckland

 

Gordon Walters
Photographs

 

19 June - 28 July, 2018

 

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Emily Hartley-Skudder, Tomboy Avocado, 2018, mixed media, including new old stock self-adhesive shelf liner on aluminum composite panel, found sink, oil on linen

Hartley-Skudder’s ‘Blue Rinse’

JONATHAN SMART GALLERY

Christchurch

 

Emily Hartley-Skudder

Blue Rinse

 

27 April - 26 May 2018

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Sriwhana Spong, This Creature (video still), 2016, HD video: 14.55

Examining Emotion

GERTRUDE CONTEMPORARY

Melbourne

 

Cope, Grogan, Ringholt, Pantazopoulos, Spong, Williamson

Great Movements of Feeling


11 May - 16 June 2018

JH
Marie Shannon, What I Am Looking At, 2011, single channel video, 7:11.Edition 3/5

Marie Shannon Dealer Show

TRISH CLARK GALLERY

Auckland

 

Marie Shannon

Short Stories


17 June - 21 July 2018


JH
Cover of ' Mischa Kuball: Solidarity Grid: Ōtautahi Christchurch 2013-2016. Koenig Books

Solidarity Grid Publication

Mischa Kuball

 

Solidarity Grid: Ōtautahi Christchurch 2013-2016
Editor: Blair French

Koenig Books, London, 2017

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Suspended from ceiling: Bing Dawe, Downstream under Aoraki -- Tuna with Barrier, 2018

Mid-Canterbury Water Issues

ASHBURTON ART GALLERY

Ashburton

 

Thirteen invited artists
The Water Project

 

12 April - 22 June 2018

JH
Us v Them: Tony de Lautour, installation view at Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetū. Photo: John Collie

Tony de Lautour Survey

CHRISTCHURCH ART GALLERY TE PUNA O WAIWHETU

Christchurch

 

Tony de Lautour
Us v Them


4 May - 9 September 2018


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Photo courtesy of artsdiary.co.nz.

Saving the Fine Arts Library

EyeContact Essay #24

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Installation of Susan Te Kahurangi King's Paperdwellers: Works from 1967-1980 at Artspace, Auckland. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Battered by Rag-Dolls and Exhibition Designers

ARTSPACE

Auckland

 

Susan Te Kahurangi King
Paperdwellers: Works 1967 - 1980


1 June - 14 July 2018

JH
Peter Stichbury's Altered States exhibition, as installed at Michael Lett.

Peter Stichbury’s ‘Outer Body’ Portraits

MICHAEL LETT

Auckland

 

Peter Stichbury
Altered States

 

30 May - 30 June 2018


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Ash Keating's Gravity System Response exhibition as installed at Fox Jensen McCory.

Ash Keating Paintings

FOX JENSEN MCCRORY

Auckland

 

Ash Keating
Gravity System Response

 

31 May - 17 July 2018

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Installation of Yvonne Todd's Tuba exhibition (a detail) at Peter McLeavey Gallery. Photo: Russ Kleyn

Sensing Fertility

McLEAVEY GALLERY

Wellington

 

Yvonne Todd
Tuba

 

30 May - 23 June 2018

JH
Wi Taepa: Retrospective as installed at Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki

The Clay Artistry of Wi Taepa

AUCKLAND ART GALLERY TOI O TAMAKI

Auckland

 

Wi Taepa
Retrospective

28 April - 2 September 2018


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Mary Macpherson, Upper Queen St (The Long View)

A Work in Progress

THE JAMES WALLACE ARTS TRUST

Auckland

 

Mary Macpherson
The Long View

 

29 May - 22 July 2018

JH
Phillip Lai, Peter Robinson  Spinning, 2018 installation view: Hopkinson Mossman, Auckland

Robinson and Lai

HOPKINSON MOSSMAN

Auckland

 

Peter Robinson and Philip Lai
Spinning

 

19 May - 23 June 2018

JH
From Scratch: 546 Moons, as installed in Gallery One at Te Uru. Photo: Sam Hartnett

From Scratch Survey

TE URU

Titirangi

 

From Scratch
546 Moons


3 March - 27 May 2018.

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Alfredo Jaar, Other People Think, 2012, light box with black and white transparency. Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki, purchased 2016

Reason and Sentience in Others

AUCKLAND ART GALLERY TOI O TAMAKI

Auckland

 

International contemporary collection sampler
Other People Think


10 March -10 June 2018


JH
Imogen Taylor, Imposter Syndrome, 2017, acrylic on canvas; Isobel Thom, Stacking Storage Boxes, Teapot, Cup and Trivet, Bottle Bell, Geodesic Cup and Salt Pigs. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Taylor, Cochran and Thom

TE URU

Titirangi

 

Imogen Taylor (with Vita Cochran and Isobel Thom)
Pocket Histories,

 

10 February —13 May 2018

JH
Natasha Matila-Smith (all 2018, poly-velvet blend, spray paint):  The Scent of You Stays With Me; His Lips Pink and Swollen; Spaghetti, Alone.

Bad Education

ST PAUL St Gallery

Auckland

 

Louisa Afoa, Natasha Matila-Smith, Molly Rangiwai-McHale, Faith Wilson
Between You and Me

 

19 April - 1 June 2018

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Tony Cragg's exhibition as installed at Gow Langsford. Photo: Tobias Kraus

Cragg at Gow Langsford

GOW LANGSFORD GALLERY

Auckland

 

Solo show
Tony Cragg

 

8 May - 9 June 2018

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Rachel Hope Peary, A Quiet Meal, A Glass of Red Wine, A Heavy Chat. Photo by Holly Russell

Abstraction for a New Generation

WEASEL GALLERY

Hamilton

 

Chelsea Pascoe, Nicholas Megchelse, Rachael Hope Peary
No Holiday

 

26 April - 12 May 2018