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Heather Straka, Teamwork (part II), 2019, archival pigment photograph on Photorag Ultrasmooth, 1210 x 2060 mm paper size.

Straka Satire

TRISH CLARK GALLERY

Auckland

 

Heather Straka
…another dissection

 

1 November - 21 December 2019

Sardonic irritants

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Installation of Shane Cotton's Sun Shot exhibition at Michael Lett Gallery

Surprising Cotton

MICHAEL LETT

Auckland

 

Shane Cotton
Sun Portrait

 

13 November - 14 December 2019

Looking back

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Installation of Anne Noble's 'Observations from the Critical Zone' at Two Rooms. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Incandescent Earth

TWO ROOMS

Auckland

 

Anne Noble
Observations from the Critical Zone

 

1 November - 30 November 2019

Chemically ‘lit’


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Bill Hammond, Bone Yard Open Home, Cave Painting 4, Convocation of Eagles 2008. Acrylic on canvas. Courtesy of the artist and McLeavey Gallery

Christchurch’s Bill Hammond Survey

CHRISTCHURCH ART GALLERY TE PUNA O WAIWHETU

Christchurch

 

Bill Hammond
Playing the Drums


9 August 2019 - 19 January 2020

Painting as Music

JH
Haines & Hinterding, Encounter with the Halo Field, 2009–15, single-channel video, sound, duration 3 min 38 sec. Collection of Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetū; Hannah Beehre, Orion, 2018, Swarovski® crystals, dye and acrylic on silk velvet.

Theatricality with Light

CHRISTCHURCH ART GALLERY TE PUNA O WAIWHETU

Christchurch

 

Group exhibition
Wheriko - Brilliant!


24 May 2019 - 16 February 2020

Exploiting light and optics

JH
Raqs Media Collective, Whenever the Heart skips a beat, 2012, as installed at Te Uru. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Stop All the Clocks

TE URU

Titirangi

 

Natasha Matila-Smith, Raqs Media Collective, Ane Hjort Guttu and Daisuke Kosugi
twenty-four-seven

 


31 August - 17 November 2019

Time watches from the shadow


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Severine Costa, Normative Utopia, 2019, neo-colonial “Edwardian” basin and taps, security mirror, Resene “half-Escape” blue wall. Image: Andreea Christache

The Tracks of My Tears

ARTSPACE AOTEAROA

Auckland

 

Severine Costa, Xander Dixon
4/4

 

12 October - 9 November 2019

Satirical or authentic misery?

JH
Shiraz Sadikeen, Geist (1).

Through the Eye of a Whitefaced Gollywog

Neo gracie

Auckland

 

Shiraz Sadikeen
Geist

 

3 October 2019 - 31 October 2019

No interpretative conclusion

JH
Toby Raine,  Laura Palmer lighting a cigarette while waiting for Jacques, 2019, oil on linen, 600 x 705 mm

Portraiting Gesturalism

GOW LANGSFORD GALLERY

Auckland

 

 

Toby Raine
Heroines and Heroin

 


2 October - 26 October 2019

Raine Rules


JH
Installation of Glen Snow and Ian Peter Weston's Testing Ground at George Fraser Gallery. Photo: the artists.

Snow & Weston Exhibition

GEORGE FRASER GALLERY

Auckland

 

Glen Snow and Ian Peter Weston
Testing Ground

 

22 October - 26 October 2019

Pleasure in making

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Installation of Hany Armanious' 'O Week' at Michael Lett

Armanious at Lett

MICHAEL LETT

Auckland

 

Hany Armanious
O Week

 

11 October - 9 November 2019

Verisimilitude sort of

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Installation of the Kate Scardifield work, The Lighter a Thought the More It Rises in CoCA. Photo: Robin Hearfield.

Sailing Across the Mair

CENTRE OF CONTEMPORARY ART TOI MOROKI

Christchurch

 

Kate Scardifield
The Lighter A Thought The More It Rises

 

14 September - 24 November 2019

Elegant navigational installation


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Still from Christian Nyampeta, Sometimes It Was Beautiful, 2018, single channel HD video, sound, 37 mins 43 sec

How to Live Alone (But Together)

ST PAUL St Gallery

Auckland

 

International group exhibition
How to Live Together



12 July - 18 October 2019

Social cooperation versus solitude

JH
Installation of Ry David Bradley's 'Level 9' at Bowerbank Ninow.

Ry David Bradley Installation

BOWERBANK NINOW

Auckland

 

Ry David Bradley
Level 9

 

26 September - 19 October 2019

Tapestry and digital processing

JH
Simon Ingram, Stonewall Alp Cliff, 2019, oil on paper, 785 x 710 mm

Intimate Ingram

BOWERBANK NINOW

Auckland

 

Simon Ingram
Beyond Range

 

26 September - 19 October 2019

Works on paper


JH
Imi Knoebel, Cut-up 6 , 2011 acrylic / aluminium / PE pipe, 220.7 x 210.3 x 13 cm

Knoebel Aluminium Paintings

FOX JENSEN MCCRORY

Auckland

 

Imi Knoebel

Solo show

 

19 September -19 October 2019

 

German art star

JH
Colin McCahon, Gate III, 1970, acrylic on canvas, Victoria University Art Collection. Photo: Sam Hartnett. Courtesy of Colin McCahon Research and Publication Trust, and Te Uru Waitakere Art Gallery.

Gate III at Te Uru

TE URU

Titirangi

 

Colin McCahon
‘A way through’ Colin McCahon’s Gate III

 

24 August - 20 October 2019

Imploring a gracious God

JH
Tony de Lautour, Part Inventory, 2019, acrylic on canvas, 900 x 700 mm

An Earful of Painting

IVAN ANTHONY GALLERY

Auckland

 

Tony de Lautour
Inventory

 

25 September - 19 October 2019

Spoken letter salads


JH
Installation of Ian Scott's 'Realist paintings from the late 1960s' at Michael Lett.

Ian Scott Paintings

MICHAEL LETT

Auckland

 

Ian Scott
Realist paintings from the late 1960s

 

7 September - 5 October 2019

Five ‘Realist’ works

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Wai Ching Chan at Window

WINDOW UNIVERSITY OF AUCKLAND

Aucland

 

Wai Ching Chan
Hold

 

4 September - 28 September 2019

Māori and Chinese synthesis

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Installation of Campbell Patterson's 'Tight Jeans' digital videos: one 2018, the other 2007; one 51'57'', the other 46'09''.

Patterson at Lett

MICHAEL LETT

Auckland

 

Campbell Patterson
diaries

 

7 September - 5 October 2019

Videos and paintings