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Cat Fooks' Al Dente as installed at Anna Miles. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Fooks at Miles

Celebratory sculpture and painting

ANNA MILES GALLERY

Auckland

 

Cat Fooks
Al Dente

 

29 July - 17 August 2018

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When You Sell Me

A Giovanni Intra prose-poem read by DJN, who also plays coins, bowls and guitar, the latter with Sean O’Reilly

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Amanda Newall, Hotel Jaguar installation shot workshop room, serving breakfast to Hotel guests after sleep over, 2018, Exposed Arts Projects, Kensington. Organic cotton Life size costumes, photo: Amanda Newall

Amanda Newall’s ‘Hotel Jaguar’

EXPOSED ARTS PROJECTS

London

 

Amanda Newall
Hotel Jaguar

 

29 June—4 September 2018

 

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Installation of Basil Beattie's Ladder and step series at Two Rooms. Photo: Sam Hartnett.

Basil Beattie Drawings

TWO ROOMS

Auckland

 

Basil Beattie
Ladder and Step Series

 

13 July - 11 August 2018

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Jacqueline Fraser, THE MAKING OF CARBON COPY 2018, 2018, paper, cardboard, plastic, archival glue, nails, pins, fabrics.

Producing a ‘Carbon Copy’

MICHAEL LETT

Auckland

 

Jacqueline Fraser
THE MAKING OF CARBON COPY 2018

 

4 July - 4 August 2018.

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Erin Lawlor: Crow Returned, 2017, oil on linen, 180 x 360 cm (triptych)

Subdued Freneticism

FOX JENSEN MCCRORY

Auckland

 

Erin Lawlor
Painting

 

12 July - 18 August 2018


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Billy Apple, Piripoho, 2018, He Whakautu nā Yllwbro UV impregnated ink on primed canvas, two pieces, 40 x 40 cm each. Commissioned by Mokopōpaki, Auckland. Photo: Arekahānara

Cultural Transmutation

TWO ROOMS

Auckland

 

Billy Apple®
Piripoho: He Whakautu nā Yllwbro

 

4 July - 11 August 2018

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Brett Graham, Monument, 2018, painted recycled pine,  4200 x 10600 mm. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Keeping the Dispossessed at Bay

TWO ROOMS

Auckland

 

Brett Graham
Monument

 

13 July - 11 August 2018

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Maureen Lander, Hariata's War Garb. Photo: NorthTec photography department

The Colonial Bonnet as War Garb

Northland College

Kaikohe

 

Maureen Lander
Hariata’s War Garb (part of The Ngāpuhi Festival)

 

January 2016


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Dieneke Jansen, 90 DAYS +, as installed at Te Tuhi. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Tamaki Housing Group

TE TUHI CENTRE FOR THE ARTS

Pakuranga

 

Dieneke Jansen
90 DAYS +

 

13 May - 22 July 2018

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Seung Yul Oh: Horizontal Loop #6; Horizontal Loop #7. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Seung Yul Oh’s Wooden Painted Reliefs

STARKWHITE

Auckland

 

Seung Yul Oh
Horizontal Loop

 

26 June - 28 July 2018

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The lefthand panel of Billy Apple's N=1, 2018

Intestinal Apple

Liggins Institute (opposite the entrance to Auckland Hospital)

Auckland

 

Billy Apple®
N=1

 

Part of University of Auckland Collection


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Gordon Walters: Photographs, as installed at Gus Fisher.

Walters Photographs

GUS FISHER GALLERY

auckland

 

Gordon Walters
Photographs

 

19 June - 28 July, 2018

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Emily Hartley-Skudder, Tomboy Avocado, 2018, mixed media, including new old stock self-adhesive shelf liner on aluminum composite panel, found sink, oil on linen

Hartley-Skudder’s ‘Blue Rinse’

JONATHAN SMART GALLERY

Christchurch

 

Emily Hartley-Skudder

Blue Rinse

 

27 April - 26 May 2018

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Sriwhana Spong, This Creature (video still), 2016, HD video: 14.55

Examining Emotion

GERTRUDE CONTEMPORARY

Melbourne

 

Cope, Grogan, Ringholt, Pantazopoulos, Spong, Williamson

Great Movements of Feeling


11 May - 16 June 2018


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Marie Shannon, What I Am Looking At, 2011, single channel video, 7:11.Edition 3/5

Marie Shannon Dealer Show

TRISH CLARK GALLERY

Auckland

 

Marie Shannon

Short Stories


17 June - 21 July 2018

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Cover of ' Mischa Kuball: Solidarity Grid: Ōtautahi Christchurch 2013-2016. Koenig Books

Solidarity Grid Publication

Mischa Kuball

 

Solidarity Grid: Ōtautahi Christchurch 2013-2016
Editor: Blair French

Koenig Books, London, 2017

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Suspended from ceiling: Bing Dawe, Downstream under Aoraki -- Tuna with Barrier, 2018

Mid-Canterbury Water Issues

ASHBURTON ART GALLERY

Ashburton

 

Thirteen invited artists
The Water Project

 

12 April - 22 June 2018

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Us v Them: Tony de Lautour, installation view at Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetū. Photo: John Collie

Tony de Lautour Survey

CHRISTCHURCH ART GALLERY TE PUNA O WAIWHETU

Christchurch

 

Tony de Lautour
Us v Them


4 May - 9 September 2018


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Photo courtesy of artsdiary.co.nz.

Saving the Fine Arts Library

EyeContact Essay #24

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Installation of Susan Te Kahurangi King's Paperdwellers: Works from 1967-1980 at Artspace, Auckland. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Battered by Rag-Dolls and Exhibition Designers

ARTSPACE

Auckland

 

Susan Te Kahurangi King
Paperdwellers: Works 1967 - 1980


1 June - 14 July 2018

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Peter Stichbury's Altered States exhibition, as installed at Michael Lett.

Peter Stichbury’s ‘Outer Body’ Portraits

MICHAEL LETT

Auckland

 

Peter Stichbury
Altered States

 

30 May - 30 June 2018

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Ash Keating's Gravity System Response exhibition as installed at Fox Jensen McCory.

Ash Keating Paintings

FOX JENSEN MCCRORY

Auckland

 

Ash Keating
Gravity System Response

 

31 May - 17 July 2018