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John Hurrell on ‘Compatible Partnership or Domination?’

I guess there are two other points to be made: (1) Can the …


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Andrew Kennedy's From a Field of Vision at Window gallery in the University of Auckland Library foyer. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Curtailing Visitor Visual Access

Controlling viewer movement

WINDOW UNIVERSITY OF AUCKLAND

Auckland

 

Andrew Kennedy
From a Field of Vision

 

15 July - 15 August 2015

Recent Posts

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The exterior of the Len Lye Centre. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Compatible Partnership or Domination?

LEN LYE CENTRE / GOVETT-BREWSTER ART GALLERY

New Plymouth

 

Collection Shows

Len Lye: Four Fountains / Len Lye’s Jam Session / Our Hearts of Darkness

25 July - 29 November 2015

SVG
James Oram, used mirror for sale with ornate frame, 2015, detail, found image, custom display case. Photo: Justin Spiers

That Feeling You Can’t Put Your Finger On

STATE OF PRINCES

Dunedin

James Oram
As Is

3 July - 25 July 2015

 

KL
Zina Swanson, For Luck, 2015, multi media installation at Dunedin Public Art Gallery. Courtesy of the artist.

Swanson’s Bathroom

DUNEDIN PUBLIC ART GALLERY

Dunedin

 

Zina Swanson
For Luck

 

30 May 2015 - 30 August 2015

APW
Cover of The Critic's Part: Wystan Curnow Art Writings 1971- 2013

Postcards from the Ivory Tower

Victoria University Press

Wystan Curnow

The Critic’s Part: Wystan Curnow Art Writings 1971- 2013 
Edited by Christina Barton and Robert Leonard

VUP, 2014

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In Motion as installed at Starkwhite. Detail. Photo: Sam Hartnett

The Pleasures of Movement

STARKWHITE

Auckland

Rebecca Baumann and Brendan Van Hek, Alicia Frankovich, Len Lye, Laszlo Moholy-Nagy, and Grant Stevens

In Motion

10 July - 8 August 2015


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Karl Bayly, Instructions for further development, video, 5min, looped

Counting Off the Waves

CASBAH GALLERY

Hamilton

 

Karl Bayly

Nineth Wave Theory


27 June - 11 July 2015

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Julia Morison,  Ouroborus /Wooorm , 2013, in Botanical Gardens, Dunedin at night-time. Photo: Max Bellamy

A Conversation with Julia Morison

EyeContact Interview #2

Julia Morison

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Sasha Huber, 'Agassiz Down Under' at Te Whare Hera

Denaming Agassiz Glacier

The Wellington International Artist Residency @ Te Whare Hēra

Wellington

 

Sasha Huber
Agassiz Down Under

 

8 July - 22 July 2015


JH
Richard Francis, Rough Music, as installed at Te Tuhi's entrance. Photo: Sam Hartnett.

Richard Francis Sound Work

TE TUHI CENTRE FOR THE ARTS

Pakuranga

 

Richard Francis
Rough Music

 

23 May - 12 July 2015

APW
Hannah Beehre, Tarantella.

Hannah Beehre Looks at Astronomy

JONATHAN SMART GALLERY

Christchurch

 

Hannah Beehre
New Paintings

 

3 July - 25 July 2015

JH
Shannon Te Ao, A torch and a light (cover), 2015, detail, HD video, duration: seven minutes.

A New Shannon Te Ao Video

TE TUHI CENTRE FOR THE ARTS

Pakuranga

 

Shannon Te Ao
A torch and a light (cover)

 

23 May - 12 July 2015


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Glen Snow, Eco Glyphs, a Drawing Wall installation at Te Tuhi. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Glen Snow Wall Work

TE TUHI CENTRE FOR THE ARTS

Auckland

 

Glen Snow
Eco Glyphs

 

23 May - 16 July 2015

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Ruth Buchanan, An Image of a Solid (2 parts), 2013, hand dyed silk, sisal rope, hessian, steel eyelets,turnbuckles, coated steel connections;Ruth Buchanan, A Wavy Line; Marie Shannon, The Aachen Faxes, 2011, digital video, sound, 7.10. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Narrative and Subjectivity at St Paul St Gallery

ST. PAUL STREET GALLERY

Auckland

 

Moyra Davey, Dorine van Meel, Ruth Buchanan, Marie Shannon, Alicia Frankovich, lightreading, Hue & Cry

The things we talked about

 

12 June - 17 July 2015

KL
Sean Kerr's a loop is a loop as installed at North Projects. Photo: Daegen Wells.

Human in the Loop

NORTH PROJECTS

Christchurch

 

Sean Kerr

a loop is a loop

 

30 May - 20 June 2015


EyeContact

AUDIO FOUNDATION

Conrad Wedde and Puck Murphy

Water Shrine #1

9 July - 1 August

TE TUHI

Jenny Gillam & Eugene Hansen with Adrian McCleland

At a distance of forty-two days

1 August - 25 October 2015

OCULA

Comprehensive online access to contemporary art & leading galleries around the world

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TWO ROOMS

Two Rooms presents a program of residencies and projects
by leading international and New Zealand contemporary artists.

FOX JENSEN

Tomislav Nikolic, Jude Rae, Bill Culbert, Jim Speers

Current

9 July @ 5.30 pm - 8 August 2015

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Kate Newby, Just as far as my eyes can see, 2014 -2015, detail, stoneware, porcelain, earthenware, glaze (high fired in a gas reduction kiln), 100 x 3800 x 1700 mm overall

The Poetics of Sorting

HOPKINSON MOSSMAN

Auckland

 

Kate Newby & Joanna Margaret Paul
Lunch Poems

 

26 June - 25 July 2015

JH
Fiona Amundsen: Pathway Through Shinchi Teien, Yasukuni Shrine; Looking Towards Reijibo Hoanden, Yasukuni Shrine;  Standing at the Edge of Shinchi Teien, Yasukuni Shrine; photo: Sam Hartnett

Imperial Bodies

Gus Fisher /Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki

Auckland

 

Fiona Amundsen  / Laurence Aberhart
The Imperial Body / Anzac

 

2 June -11 July 2015 / 30 May - 6 December 2015

JH
Entrance to Peter Roche's Antechamber at the Basement Theatre and Studio on the night of Tuesday 23rd June.

Exhilarating Doom and Gloom

The Basement Theatre and Studio

Auckland

 

Peter Roche
Antechamber

 

Tues 23 June: 6 pm till late

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Simon Morris, Black Water Colour Painting 2015, Photograph by Mitchell Bright

Simon Morris’ Wrap Around Painting Installation

ILAM CAMPUS GALLERY

Christchurch

 

Simon Morris
Black Water Colour Painting 2015

 

2 June - 25 June 2015


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Jasmeen Patheja, Talk To Me.

Socially Engaged International Public Art Award

AUCKLAND ART GALLERY TOI O TAMAKI

Auckland

 

International group show

The 2015 International Award for Public Art

 

27 June - 6 July 2015

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Johl Dyer's Ever installed at Casbah Gallery

Dwyer in Hamilton

CASBAH GALLERY

Hamilton

 

Johl Dwyer
Ever

 

6 June - 20 June 2015

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Hill and Pedraglio in Christchurch

THE PHYSICS ROOM

Christchurch

 

Christopher L. G. Hill & Francesco Pedraglio
Hardboiled city


13 June - 18 July 2015

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Installation view of Test Run: Performance in Public, Alicia Francovich, Sisyphus Now (Performance documentation), 2014, at Modern art Oxford. Courtesy the artist (right).

Performance (Documentation and Live Action) in Oxford, England

MODERN ART OXFORD

Oxford

 

International group show
Test Run: Performance in Public

 


28 March - 17 May 2015