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Ralph Paine on ‘f*k u I’m #doingme: safe places for unsafe ideas’

II. So where’s the coming down hard, the unsafe ideas, the f_cking up …


Ralph Paine on ‘f*k u I’m #doingme: safe places for unsafe ideas’

I. OK, but aren’t tomorrow’s safe places gonna be hidden places, secret places, …


John Hurrell on ‘Cutting Loose From Chronology’

From 2017, we say goodbye to Vito Acconci, Alan Aldridge, John Ashbery, Walter …


John Hurrell on ‘Reihana’s Infected Pursuit of Venus’

Congratulations to Lisa Reihana, Julia Morison, Fred Graham, Helen Pollock, Rhana Devenport, John …

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Gordon Walters: New Vision.  Installation Dunedin Public Art Gallery 2017.  Tautahi (1970) is on the left. Photographer: Iain Frengley.  Courtesy of the Gordon Walters Estate.

Difference and Repetition

New Walters survey

DUNEDIN PUBLIC ART GALLERY

Dunedin

 

Gordon Walters
New Vision


11 November 2017 - 8 April 2018

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A City Is Not a City if…..

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Your Hotel Brain, installation image, courtesy of the Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu.

It Was Twenty Years Ago Today….

CHRISTCHURCH ART GALLERY TE PUNA O WAIWHETU

Christchurch

 

Group exhibition
Your Hotel Brain


13 May 2017 - 8 July 2018

 

JH

New Len Lye Anthology

The Long Dream of Waking: New Perspectives on Len Lye


Edited by Paul Brobbel, Wystan Curnow and Roger Horrocks

 

Canterbury University Press, 2017

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Fresh and Fruity, Manifesto vol 1: Fresh and Fruity is a sexy new look, 2014/2017, printed poster, vinyl text. Courtesy of the artists. In the exhibition The Tomorrow People, Adam Art Gallery Te Pātaka Toi, 22 July – 1 October 2017, photo: Shaun Matthews

f*k u I’m #doingme: safe places for unsafe ideas

EyeContact Essay #24
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Installation view of Apparitions: the photograph and its image at Adam Art Gallery Te Pātaka Toi, Victoria University of Wellington, 14 October – 17 December 2017. Photo: Shaun Matthews

The Big Bang

ADAM ART GALLERY TE PATAKA TOI

Wellington

 

Group exhibition
Apparitions: the photograph and its image

 

14 October - 17 December 2017


JH

Carl Sydow Publication

Carl Sydow
Sydow: Tomorrow Never Knows

Text: Peter Vangioni

Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu, 2017

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Kirsty Lillico, cotton, pine dowel, stainless steel cable, 1.9 x 1.3 m: Fig 1 & 2; Fig 3 & 4; Fig 5 & 6

Vicious Circles

TOI PONEKE ART GALLERY

Wellington

 

Kirsty Lillico
Vicious Circles

 

17 November 2017 - 9 December 2017.

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Michael Hight, Mount Hutt Station, oil on linen, 2014

Dunedin and the Art of Ruins

EyeContact Essay #23

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Chris McElroen, Troy Hourie, Box Collective, Static Apnea. Photo: Chris McElroen

The Arts and Free Diving In Dialogue

SILO 6

Auckland

 

Multi-media group exhibition

dEEP ANATOMY

 

25 November - 3 December 2017

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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 GALLERY

Auckland

Denys Watkins: Paintings 2004-2016
Dynamo Hum

17 November - 15 December 2017

MD
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

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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.

 

 

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Roy Good - Diamond Matrix at Chambers

Good is Good

Chambers@241

Christchurch

 

Roy Good
Diamond Matrix

 

21 November - 9 December 2017


JH
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

JH
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

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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