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Scott Hamilton on ‘Art in a Weimar Kingdom’

PS: I wasn't able to find this extraordinary and very provocative image in …


John Hurrell on ‘Rembrandt Revised’

Here is somebody preparing an exhibition of Impressionist replicas for November. Is this …


Sue MacDonald on ‘All’s Fair in Art and War’

Pithy and to the point!


Alan MacDonald on ‘All’s Fair in Art and War’

A good read.

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Sorawit Songsataya, Bronies, 2016. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Intervening Agents

Processes of ‘translation’

TE TUHI CENTRE FOR THE ARTS

Pakuranga

 

Mathieu Kieyebe Abonnenc, Dorota Broda, James Richards, Sorawit Songsataya
The Non-Living Agent

 

11 June - 24 July 2016

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Janet Lilo's Status Update, in Gallery Three, top floor of Te Uru. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Janet Lilo ‘Survey’

TE URU

Titirangi

 

Janet Lilo
Status Update
Curated by Ioana Gordon-Smith

 

28 May - 28 August 2016

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

 

PI
The exhibition Treasury: A Generous Legacy as installed at Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu. Photo: John Collie

Curiouser and Curiouser

CHRISTCHURCH ART GALLERY TE PUNA O WAIWHETU

EyeContact Essay #14

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Mason Vincent: You're out of touch, 2016, Oamaru stone, stained glass; I'm out of time, Oamuru stone, stained glass; Easy target, 2016, Oamaru stone, stained glass. Photo: Sam Hartnett

The Obscene and the Sacred

GLOVEBOX

Auckland

 

Mason Vincent
Sorry, I can’t, I’ve made other plans

 

7 June - 25 June 2016

JH
Sarah Smuts-Kennedy, Star circuit : Heart circuit  (Events within Boundaries), 2016 as installed at RM. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Sarah Smuts-Kennedy at RM

RM

Auckland

 

Sarah Smuts-Kennedy
Star circuit : Heart circuit (Events within Boundaries)

 

9 June - 25 June 2016


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John Lyall & Haru Sameshima, Twin trunk, Weeping style (Mapou), unique print, 950 x 630 mm

Sameshima / Lyall Combo

WHITESPACE

Auckland

 

Haruhiko Sameshima & John Lyall
Bonsai

 

31 May - 18 June 2016

 

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Fiona Pardington, Sanguine Unicorn, 2016

Colourful Pardington

STARKWHITE

Auckland

 

Fiona Pardington
100% Unicorn

 

24 May - 25 June 2016

JH
Harum Farocki, Their Newspapers, 1968,  16 mm film transferred to video. 17 min. (Courtesy of Harun Farocki GbR). Photo: Sam Hartnett

On the Beach

ARTSPACE

Auckland

 

International Group exhibition
Beachhead’s PIECE OF MIND


5 May - 25 June 2016


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Trent Clarke's The Camera as God: Street Portrait Series, as installed at Two Rooms. This is the lefthand wall. Photo: Sam Hartnett.

Urban Anomie

TWO ROOMS

Auckland

 

Trent Parke
The Camera is God: Street Portrait Series

 

3 June - 9 July 2016

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Installation of New Zealand Photography Collected, 2016. Photo: Mike O'Neill (c) Te Papa.

Performance

TE PAPA TONGAREWA MUSEUM OF NEW ZEALAND

Wellington

 

A selection from the national collection of 165 years of photography
New Zealand Photography Collected

6 November 2015 - 7 August 2016

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Cover of Pauline Rhodes: Dark Watch. Photo by Daegen Wells

Pauline Rhodes’s Dark Watch Publication

Pauline Rhodes: Dark Watch
Co-edited by Abby Cunnane and Charlotte Huddleston

Foreword and essays by Christina Barton, Charlotte Huddleston, Ash Kilmartin and Rebecca Boswell

Published by St Paul St Gallery, AUT, 2016.


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Tanya Edwards, Me'akai 2, ngatu

Art in a Weimar Kingdom

ON THE SPOT ARTSPACE

Nuku’alofa

On the Spot Arts Collective
Tenth Anniversary Celebration
22 April 2016

 

Tanya Edwards
Me’akai, four new ngatu
22 April - 22 May 2016

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Works by Robyn Kahukiwa and Andrea Hopkins in Waitangi Wahine, at the Tairawhiti Museum, Gisborne

Agitating Acutely

TAIRAWHITI MUSEUM

Gisborne


Robyn Kahukiwa, Tracey Tawhiao, Andrea Hopkins, Linda Munn and Suzanne Tamaki
Waitangi Wahine



15 April - 26 June 2016

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Suji Park, Zahra Killeen-Chance, Solomon Mortimer, Serruria Carmen, 2015-16, archival inkjet print, ed of 3 +1 ap, 1100 mm x 890 mm

Fascinating Collaborations

BOWERBANK NINOW

Auckland

 

Zahra Killeen-Chance, Solomon Mortimer, and Suji Park
647nM

 

11 May -18 June 2016


TWO ROOMS

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

OCULA

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ILAM SCHOOL OF FINE ARTS UNIVERSITY OF CANTERBURY

Visit Studios

Meet Lecturers

See Top Art Exhibition

AUDIO FOUNDATION

Nathan Gray & Phil Dadson

The Shakes

7 July (opening: 5.30 pm) - 30 July 2016

FOX JENSEN

Tomislav Nikolic, Elizabeth Vary, Aida Tomescu

CHROMOFFECTION

3 June - 9 July 2016

TE TUHI

Abonnenc, Broda, Richards, Songsataya

The Non-Living Agent

11 June - 24 July 2016

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Tony Garifalakis's Bloodline as presented at Sarah Scout Gallery's booth.

Attempting More than Commerce?

The Cloud

Downtown Auckland

 

40 dealer galleries from New Zealand, Australia, Cook Islands and Chile.
Auckland Art Fair 2016

 

25 May - 29 May 2016

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The works of Sebastian Vargas as presented in the space of Mutt, from Santiago, Chile.

All’s Fair in Art and War

The Cloud

Downtown Auckland

 

Forty dealer booths representing galleries from New Zealand, Australia, the Cook Islands, and Chile

Auckland Art Fair 2016

 

26 May - 29 May 2016

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Ignacio Gumucio, Site-specific mural painting, 2016, mixed media. Courtesy of the artist, Chile.

The South American Imagination (3)

AUCKLAND ART GALLERY TOI O TAMAKI

Auckland


International group show
Space to Dream: Recent Art from South America


7 May - 18 September 2016

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Ernesto Neto, Just like drops in time, nothing, 2002, textile, spices, dimensions variable. Collection of Art Gallery of New South Wales -Purchased with the assistance of Clayton Utz.

The South American Imagination (2)

AUCKLAND ART GALLERY TOI O TAMAKI

Auckland

 

International group show
Space to Dream: Recent Art from South America

 

7 May - 18 September 2016


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Selection of stills from Cinthia Marcelle and Tiego Mata Machado's O Seculo (The Century), 2011, video.

The South American Imagination (1)

AUCKLAND ART GALLERY TOI O TAMAKI

Auckland

 

International group show

Space to Dream: Recent Art from South America

 

7 May - 18 September 2016

JH
Alter: Between Human and Non-Human, as installed at Gus Fisher. l-r: Nina Sellars, Scan, 2012; Agatha Haines, Drones with Desires, 2015; Stelarc, Prosthetic Head, 2002. Photo: Sam Hartnett.

Blending Humanness with Machinery

GUS FISHER GALLERY

Auckland

 

Stelarc, Sellars, Haines, Knox, Prophet, Lawler-Dormer and Sagar
Alter: Between Human and Non-human


22 April - 21 May 2016

PI
Frida painting the portrait of her father by Gisèle Freund, 1951 ©Frida Kahlo Museum

A Dove Ascending

TE MANAWA

Palmerston North

 

Frida Kahlo

Frida Kahlo: her photos

19 March - 24 July 2016

JH
Julian Dashper, Dashper again and again, again, multiples from 1986 -2006, as installed at Michael Lett.

More and More (and More) Dashper

MICHAEL LETT

Auckland

 

Julian Dashper

Julian Dashper again and again, again

 

4 May - 4 June 2016