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John Hurrell on ‘The Evisceration of Theo Schoon’

Ralph, you've wandered far away from Theo Schoon (and Martin) in your own …


Ralph Paine on ‘The Evisceration of Theo Schoon’

III And Pania Newton, SOUL’s leader, is a niece of Te Warena Taua, …


Ralph Paine on ‘The Evisceration of Theo Schoon’

II However, strategically (i.e. with a long-term view) SOUL is challenging the nation-state, …


Ralph Paine on ‘The Evisceration of Theo Schoon’

I The above comment kinda begs the question: is SOUL’s anti-housing development protest …

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Wai Ching Chan at Window

Māori and Chinese synthesis

WINDOW UNIVERSITY OF AUCKLAND

Aucland

 

Wai Ching Chan
Hold

 

4 September - 28 September 2019

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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

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Richard Bryant, Link, 2019, acrylic on panel, 300 x 350 mm

Richard Bryant Paintings

IVAN ANTHONY GALLERY

Auckland

 

Richard Bryant
The Circle and the Seal

 

28 August - 21 September 2019

 

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Installation of Anh Tran's And then, one day, my love, you come out of eternity, at Artspace Aotearoa. Photo: Andrea Christache

Emerging Artists at Artspace

ARTSPACE AOTEAROA

Auckland

 

Daniel John Corbett Sanders, Anh Trần

First part of 4/4


31 August - 28 September 2019

 

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Installation detail of Patrick Lundberg's exhibition 'In the vastness of Sorrowful thoughts' at Ivan Anthony.

Patrick Lundberg’s Wall ‘Slots’

IVAN ANTHONY GALLERY

Auckland

 

Patrick Lundberg
In the Vastness of Sorrowful Thoughts


28 August - 21 September 2018

APW
'Guy Ngan' publication cover

Guy Ngan Publication

ARTSPACE AOTEAROA

Guy Ngan

 

Edited by Sian van Dyk

 

The Dowse Art Museum, Lower Hutt, 2019


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Live psychic reading at Ramp Gallery - during Ramp Festival, August 2019 [photographed by Geoff Ridder]

The ‘Paranormal’ at RAMP

RAMP

Hamilton

 

Jen Bowmast
Sacred Sites

 


23 July - 23 August 2019

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Tomislav Nikolic, pay the prophets to justify your reason, 2018 - 2019, mixed media.

Tomislav Nikolic: Eight Paintings

FOX JENSEN MCCRORY

Auckland

 

Tomislav Nikolic
pay the prophets to justify your reasons

 

15 August - 14 September 2019

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Serene Timoteo, Clothe Your Eyes You Rude Dude, ribbon rossettes on plastic woven mat, text by Selina Tusitala-Marsh. Photo: Mark Hamilton

Soft, Soft, Tell Me a Story

WEASEL GALLERY

Hamilton

 

Group show
Hear Me Roar

 

10 July - 3 August 2019

 


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Yuk King Tan, Crisis Of The Ordinary, 2019, string, collected protest objects from Hong Kong, Korea and New Zealand, dimensions variable. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Yuk King Tan in Auckland

STARKWHITE

Auckland

 

Yuk King Tan
Crisis of the Ordinary

 

21 August - 7 September 2019

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Nikau Hindin pounds aute, as her works are installed at Te Uru. Image from the website of Maori TV, May 2019.

Art for the Drowned

TE URU

Titirangi

 

Nikau Hindin (in group show.)
Names Held in Our Mouths

8 June - 18 August 2019

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Richard Lewer, Earth to earth, ashes to ashes, dust to dust; in the sure and certain hope of Resurrection to eternal life, 2017, oil on epoxy coated steel,  480 mm x 380 mm

Richard Lewer in Hamilton

WEASEL GALLERY

Hamilton

 

Richard Lewer
Weird Science, Priests and Ghosts

 

7 August - 31 August 2019

 


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Fiona Clark, Chris Dickenson, Mr America 1970, Mr Universe 1974 and Grand Prix 1980 winner, Auckland, 1980, Vintage C-Type handprint on Agfacolor Paper, printed 1981, 250 x 365 mm (paper size).

An Unusual Pairing

MICHAEL LETT

Auckland

 

Dan Arps and Fiona Clark
Fiona Clark and Dan Arps

 

31 July - 31 August 2019

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Installation of Mark Curtis' 'Hey Hey--New Works', at Freit Contemporary.

Curtis @ FREIT

FREIT CONTEMPORARY

Hamilton

 

Mark Curtis
Hey Hey—New Works

 


7 August - 24 August 2019

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Installation shot of John Hurrell's Zip Tied Under Drawers at Antoinette Godkin. Photo by Morgan McIntosh.

Polysemic Relief Grids

ANTOINETTE GODKIN

Auckland

 

John Hurrell
Zip Tied Under Drawers

 

6 August - 31 August 2019

 

 


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Ayesha Green, Nana's Birthday (A Big Breath), 2019, acrylic on plywood

NCAA in 2019

WAIKATO MUSEUM TE WHARE TAONGA O WAIKATO

Hamilton

 

Group show

 

National Contemporary Art Award

 

3 August-10 November 2019

APW

Was Theo Schoon a Racist?

EyeContact Essay #32

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Joyce Campbell, Flightdream, 2015 (installation view). Image © the artist and Two Rooms, Auckland. Photograph by Sam Hartnett.

The Slipping Away

GUS FISHER GALLERY

Auckland

 

Group exhibition

The Slipping Away



6 July - 7 September 2019

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A still from Richard Billingham's Ray and Liz. The image shows Lol, played by Tony Way.,

NZIFF ’19 Overall

Auckland

 

New Zealand International Film Festival
Various theatres around Auckland

 

18 July - 4 August 2019


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Front cover of Richard von Sturmer's 'Postcard Stories': Mayon Volcano, Albay Province, Philippines..

Releasing the Benefits of a Wild Imagination

Richard von Sturmer

 

Postcard Stories


Titus Books, Kaipara, 2019

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John Brown, The Battle For Tuber.

Layered Landscapes

SPA_CE

Napier

 

John Brown
The Great Race

 

May 24 - June 22, 2019

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Alberto Garcia-Alvarez: 2014-102, 2014, mixed media on wood, 570 x 245 x 40 mm; 2017-107, 2017, mixed media on wood, 415 x 155 x 40 mm

Lines in Real and Optical Space

TIM MELVILLE GALLERY

Auckland

 

Alberto Garcia-Alvarez
Labyrinth

 

16 July - 17 August 2019

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Image from 'Capital in the 21st Century'. The film is based on Thomas Piketty's book and directed by Justin Pemberton

A Thin Slice of NZIFF 2019 So Far

Auckland

 

New Zealand International Film Festival

Various cinemas around Auckland City

 

18 July - 4 August 2019