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Scott Hamilton on ‘The Artist as Haua’

I agree that Salesi Finau is disassociating himself from mainstream Tongan society by …


Scott Hamilton on ‘The Artist as Haua’

Hi Daniel, I agree that those ideas, which I associate with Marcuse's '60s …


Scott Hamilton on ‘The Artist as Haua’

I might be failing to read you with enough care, Ralph - on …


Daniel Webby on ‘The Artist as Haua’

I wonder if returning to Marcuse would answer many of the questions you’ve …

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Philippa Nielsen, Drawing Machine, detail, disco motor, square sticks, sellotape, yellow thread, yellow outdoor masking tape

Twin Hamilton Shows

Introducing Co-Pilot

PILOT

Hamilton

 

Nick Megchelse
One for the game

Philippa Nielsen
Grounded theory

Recent Posts

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Richard Killeen, Masfly, 2014, UV inkjet on ACM, 420 x 594 mm

Triple Killeens

IVAN ANTHONY GALLERY

Auckland

 

Richard Killeen
Three Random Reproductions

 

4 October - 25 October 2014

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Francesca Woodman, Rhode Island, 1976, gelatin silver estate print.  20.3 x 25.4 cm. Courtesy George and Betty Woodman, and Victoria Miro, London © The Estate of Francesca Woodman

Francesca Woodman Photographs

VICTORIA MIRO MAYFAIR

London

 

Francesca Woodman
Zigzag

 

9 September - 4 October 2014

 

JH
Patrick Lundberg, No title, 2014, gesso, acrylic and varnish on air-dried clay. Dimensions variable, 11 parts. Seen here in the eastern room.

Compositionally Provisional Lundberg

IVAN ANTHONY GALLERY

Auckland

 

Patrick Lundberg
No Future Probable

 

4 October - 25 October 2014

WG
Bernd & Hilla Becher, Water Towers, 1969-1993, 9 black and white photograph. Edition Unique Variable dimensions. Spruth Magers Berlin London

The Bechers in London

SPRUTH MAGERS LONDON

London

 

Solo show

Bernd & Hilla Becher

 

3 September - 4 October 2014

JH
Kristy Gorman's Make Shift exhibition at Jonathan Smart Gallery

Exquisite, Subtly Tremulous Gorman

JONATHAN SMART GALLERY

Christchurch

 

Kristy Gorman
Make Shift

 

30 September - 25 October 2014


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Barry Brickell, Holeomorph, c.1980, Collection of The Dowse art Museum. Photo: Haru Sameshima

Brickell and Maseyk

DUNEDIN PUBLIC ART GALLERY

Dunedin

Barry Brickell
His Own Steam

13 September 2014 - 1 March 2015

Paul Maseyk
One Pot Wonder
12 July 2014 - 30 November 2015

AW

Jonathan Mane-Wheoki 1944-2014

Professor Jonathan Mane-Wheoki (ONZM

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The Artist as Haua

AUCKLAND ART GALLERY TOI O TAMAKI

Auckland

 

Denny, Leach, Thompson, ‘Uhila

The Walters Prize 2014

 

12 July - 12 October 2014


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Installation of Blue Nonage at 30 Upstairs

A Person’s Immaturity or Youth

30 UPSTAIRS

Wellington

 

Kerstens, Rhodes, Bagnall & Young
Blue Nonage

 

26 September - 18 October 2014

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Tim Veling, The Heritage Way. The Mighty Waikato River, Hamilton, 2013, archival pigment print on cotton rag paper, 18 x 22"

Searching for the ‘Real’ Hamilton

WAIKATO MUSEUM TE WHARE TAONGA O WAIKATO

Hamilton

 

Group show

Survey Hamilton

 

23 August - 23 November 2014

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Susan Norrie's Transit, as installed at Two Rooms. Photo: Sam Hartnett.

Susan Norrie Film

TWO ROOMS

Auckland

 

Susan Norrie
Transit

 

26 September - 25 October 2014


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Sam Mitchell, "HRH Queen", 2014.  Ceramic, 40 × 335 × 220mm.

Sultry Nostalgia

MELANIE ROGER GALLERY

Auckland

 

Sam Mitchell 

One of Us Cannot Be Wrong

 

24 September - 18 October 2014

JH
Andrew Drummond's Consequences of Action at Antoinette Godkin

Andrew Drummond in Auckland

ANTOINETTE GODKIN

Auckland

 

Andrew Drummond
Consequences of Action

 

23 September - 16 October 2014

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Rebecca Baumann's Once More With Feeling at Starkwhite. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Baumann’s Light Show

STARKWHITE

Auckland

 

Rebecca Baumann
Once More With Feeling

 

20 September - 18 October 2014


Massey MFA Design

OCULA

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

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GUS FISHER GALLERY

Mervyn Williams
Lost For Words:
Mervyn Williams from Modernism to the Digital Age

5 September – 1 November

FOX JENSEN

Sam Harrison

Sculpture

23 September - 19 October 2014

ILAM SCHOOL OF FINE ARTS UNIVERSITY OF CANTERBURY

Open Day 2014

View our studios and student work

12 November 2014

TE TUHI

International Group Show

Unstuck In Time

2 August - 29 October

AUDIO FOUNDATION

Nathan Thompson

Black Field Plates

2 Oct - 1 Nov 2014

TWO ROOMS

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

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Samantha Matthews, Door, Senior Citizens Centre Balclutha, 2012

Photography’s Spaces

SPACE STUDIO & GALLERY

Whanganui

 

Samantha Matthews
Don’t quite belong

 

20 September - 3rd October 2014

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Installation of Fiona Connor's Can Do Academy at Hopkinson Mossman

Trying To Find Architecture

HOPKINSON MOSSMAN

Auckland

 

Fiona Connor
Can Do Academy

 

12 September - 11 October 2014

MA
William Kentridge 'The Refusal of Time' 2012. A collaboration with Philip Miller, Catherine Meyburgh and Peter Galison.  Five-channel video, with sound, 30 min; megaphones and breathing machine.  State Art Collection, Art Gallery of Western Australia

Kentridge in Wellington

CITY GALLERY WELLINGTON

Wellington

 

William Kentridge
The Refusal of Time

 

5 September - 16 November 2014

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Part of Welcome, D.A.N.C.E. art club's World Record Attempt at Artspace

D.A.N.C.E. art club World Record Attempt

ARTSPACE

Auckland

 

Assorted contributors

Welcome

 

5 September - 4 October 2014


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Covers of Tonga 'I Onopooni: Tonga Contemporary and Tauhi Vā

Two Tongan Contemporary Art Publications

Tonga ‘I Onopooni: Tonga Contemporary
Published by Pataka in April 2014 for the same exhibition. 

Tauhi Vā

Published by Fresh Gallery, Otara, in August 2014, for the same exhibition.

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James Oram: Neural Market, 2014. Chain, laminate, custom vitrine, HD video (Tracking, 2014 and After Tracking, 2014), customised hat and chair frame. Courtesy of the artist; Wallpaper, 2012. HD video, 9min13sec. Courtesy of the artist and Chalk Horse

Artistic Trickery

DUNEDIN PUBLIC ART GALLERY

Dunedin

 

Bellamy, Child, Fletcher, McFarlane, Madill, Oram, Piers, Thomson
Sleight of Hand


16 August - 16 November 2014

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Still from Nicolas Kozakis & Raoul Vaneigem, A Moment of Eternity in the Passage of Time, 2012, digital video

Cutting Loose From Chronology

TE TUHI CENTRE FOR THE ARTS

Pakuranga

 

International group show
Unstuck In Time

2 August - 26 October 2014

EJ
Breckon, 'Real State', installation detail from 'Two Photographers', 2014. Image courtesy of Oscar Perry and Enjoy Gallery

Connotative Distortions

ENJOY PUBLIC ART GALLERY

Wellington

 

Breckon and Shaun Waugh 

Two photographers

 

3 September - 27 September 2014