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APW
John Pule, OHI, enamel, ink & polyeurethane on canvas, 1500 x 1500 mm

Waiting For the God

JONATHAN SMART GALLERY

Christchurch

 

John Pule
Ohi

 

3 August - 26 August 2017

John Pule in Christchurch

APW
Kelcy Taratoa's Big City as installed at Nadene Milne Gallery.

Kelcy Taratoa in Christchurch

NADENE MILNE GALLERY

Christchurch

 

Kelcy Taratoa
Big City

 

21 July - 12 August 2017

Second Milne Gallery

APW
The SaVAge K’lub, MAKING SPACE at CoCA. Installation view. 2017. Photo by Janneth Gil.

Comparing Art Collectives

CENTRE OF CONTEMPORARY ART TOI MOROKI

Christchurch

 

Exhibition of collectives
MAKING SPACE / Whakarite Wāhi

 

10 June -20 August 2017

Six ARIs from Aotearoa


APW
Clare Logan, Wavering shade, oil on board, 350 x 350 mm

Waterfalls at Night

CITY ART DEPOT

Christchurch

 

Clare Logan
A Lingering Dark

 

12 May - 3 June 2017

Clare Logan’s dark landscapes

APW
Installation of Sarah Contos' Daughter Universe at Roslyn Oxley9.

Sarah Contos and Linde Ivimey

ROSLYN OXLEY9 GALLERY

Sydney

 

Sarah Contos
Daughter Universe

 

18 May - 17 June 2017

APW in Sydney

APW

Losing Her Marbles

Tiffany Jenkins

Keeping Their Marbles: How the Treasures of the Past Ended Up in Museums … And Why They Should Stay There

368 pp

Oxford University Press, USA, 2016

The ethics of stolen treasures


APW
The installation of Sydow: Tomorrow Never Knows at Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu. Photo by John Collie.

Carl Sydow Sculptures and Drawings

CHRISTCHURCH ART GALLERY TE PUNA O WAIWHETU

Christchurch

 

Carl Sydow
Sydow: Tomorrow Never Knows


25 March - 23 July 2017

A small survey

APW

The Culturalised Psychology of Shame

Bloomsbury Academic

Susan Best

 

Reparative Aesthetics: Witnessing in Contemporary Art Photography

London 2016

Can Art help us break free?

APW
David Shrigley, Drawings (gallery view), 2004-2014 at CoCA, Christchurch, New Zealand, March 2017 © David Shrigley, Courtesy CoCA and British Council. Photo by Janneth Gil

Letting Mr. Shrigley Steal Your Mind

CENTRE OF CONTEMPORARY ART TOI MOROKI

Christchurch

 

David Shrigley
Lose Your Mind

 

11 March - 27 May 2017

International touring survey


APW
Judy Darragh, Untitled 2, 2016. Image: Vicki Piper, Jonathan Smart Gallery

The Irrepressible Judy Darragh

JONATHAN SMART GALLERY

Christchurch

 

Judy Darragh
Ummm

 

27 January - 18 February 2017

Smart show in CHCH

APW
Installation of The Devil's Blind Spot at Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu. Photo: John Collie

Emerging Photographic Talent

CHRISTCHURCH ART GALLERY TE PUNA O WAIWHETU

Christchurch

 

Nine emerging photographers
The Devil’s Blind Spot: Recent Strategies in New Zealand Photography


19 November 2016 - 12 March 2017

A New Generation

APW

Visual Political Caricature in Aotearoa

Potton and Burton

Murdoch: The Political Cartoons of Sharon Murdoch

 

Cartoons by Sharon Murdoch

Commentary by Melinda Johnston



Published October 2016

Murdoch satire


APW

Byrt’s Backyard

Auckland University Press

Anthony Byrt

This Model World: Travels to the Edge of Contemporary Art

252 pp, paperback

September 2016

Personal responses to NZ contemporary art

APW
Billy Apple's Bruce and Denny Show as installed at Two Rooms, April 2008. Photo: Sam hartnett

Fuck Art; Let’s Race

EyeContact Essay #15

Art and Sport

APW
Paul Cullen's Provisional Arrangements at installed at Ilam Campus Gallery. Photo: Nicholas Glen

Pataphysical Speculations

ILAM CAMPUS GALLERY

Christchurch

 

Paul Cullen
Provisional Arrangements

 

8 June - 30 June 2016

Cullen Ilam Campus installation


APW
Rebecca Harris, Lips Like Sugar, 2016, oil on board, 2016, 695 x 595 mm

Rebecca Harris’ Biomorphic Fluorescence

Chambers@241

Christchurch

 

Rebecca Harris
Pink Sugar Bush

 

19 April - 7 May 2016

Imaginative visual poetry

APW
Zhonghao Chen's Environmental Freakology as installed at Jonthan Smart Gallery

Paint as Fuel or Food

JONATHAN SMART GALLERY

Christchurch

 

Zhonghao Chen
Environmental freakology

 

1 December - 19 December 2015

Zhonghao Chen at Smart

APW
Photo by Michael Clayton-Jones. Courtesy of The Age

Kees Hos: Printmaker, Gallerist, Teacher, War Hero

Kees Hos obituary.

Pioneering figure


APW

Examining Te Papa’s Photography

TE PAPA TONGAREWA MUSEUM OF NEW ZEALAND

New Zealand Photography Collected
Athol McCredie

Over 400 colour and b/w images from the national collection

368 pp, hardcover


Te Papa Tongarewa October 2015

Athol McCredie’s publication

APW
Eglė Kulbokaitė & Dorota Gawęda, She cannot, does not want, and is ready for everything, 2015. Paua, plastic vacuum packs, blue ice gel

French Curator in Christchurch

THE PHYSICS ROOM

Christchurch

 

Future Artists-in-Residence at Te Whare Hera
The blue-grey wall

 

21 October - 28 November 2015

Anticipating Wellington residency

APW
Heather Straka's The Honeytrap, as installed at the Jonathan Smart Gallery

Baby Got Back

JONATHAN SMART GALLERY

Christchurch

 

Heather Straka
The Honeytrap

 

7 October - 31 October 2015

Straka’s rear view semi-nudes