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LJ
Installation view featuring Susan Cohn,  Way Past Real, 1994 and Lauren Kalman, But if the crime is beautiful - Strangers in the garden, 2016. Courtesy of The Dowse. Photo: John Lake

Wearing Materiality

THE DOWSE ART MUSEUM

Lower Hutt

 

International jewellery show
The Language of Things

 

24 February - 24 June 2018

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Seleka clubhouse before the storm. Photo by Virginie Dourlet.

The Shack by the Lagoon

SMALL AXE STUDIO

Onehunga

 

Group show

Shine on Seleka, 

 

8th March - 6th April, 2018

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Niki Hill, Blush 2

Examining the Feminine Ideal

TACIT GALLERY

Hamilton

 

Group show
Renegotiating the Feminine Ideal


10 March - 24 March 2018


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Michael Stevenson, This Is the Trekka, 2003–5, Collection Te Papa Tongarewa Museum of New Zealand. Part of This Is New Zealand, City Gallery Wellington, 2018

Is There a ‘Real’ New Zealand?

CITY GALLERY WELLINGTON

Wellington

 

Group show
This is New Zealand

 

3 March - 15 July 2018

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Glen Hayward's dendrochronology as installed at Objectspace, Auckland. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Dendromania

OBJECTSPACE

Auckland

 

Glen Hayward
dendochronology

 

3 March - 29 April 2018

LO
Daegen Wells' A Gathering Distrust as installed at Ilam Campus Gallery. Detail. Photo: the artist.

Wells’ Distrust

ILAM CAMPUS GALLERY

Christchurch

 

Daegen Wells
A Gathering Distrust

 

21 February - 22 March 2018


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Indexing Histories

ADAM ART GALLERY TE PATAKA TOI

Wellington

 

Luke Willis Thompson

Luke Willis Thompson

 

21 February - 15 April 2018

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Peter Robinson, Fieldwork, 2018, Artist’s studio materials, including wood, wire, paper, metal, nails and magnets.  Courtesy of Peter Robinson, CoCA and Daniela Aebli

Robinson’s Fieldwork

CENTRE OF CONTEMPORARY ART TOI MOROKI

Christchurch

 

Peter Robinson
Fieldwork

 

3 March - 13 May 20018

BJP
Installation of Campbell Patterson's 'toot floor' exhibition in the Hocken Collections Gallery

Dysfunctionally Functional

HOCKEN LIBRARY GALLERY

Dunedin

 

Campbell Patterson
toot floor

 

17th February - 14th April 2018


JH
Ellie Lee-Duncan, I don't want to die today, 2018, ribbon and card, detail. Photo: Cameron Town

Apprehensive Art

RM

Auckland

 

Ashby, Wagstaff, Callesen, Paynter, Lee-Duncan, Hong, Tran
I Understand If You’re Busy

 

7 March - 31 March 2018

BEP
Lynn Lu, Haumapuhia Rising. Photo: Virginia Kennard

A Contextual Tightrope

Wellington Waterfront

Wellington

 

The Performance Arcade 2018
Counter Narratives

 

23-25 February, 1-4 March 2018

PI
Clouds as installed at Sarjeant Gallery Te Whare o Rehua Whanganui

Up in the Air

SARJEANT GALLERY TE WHARE O REHUA WHANGANUI

Whanganui

 

Works from the Permanent Collection

Clouds

 

17 February - 27 May 2018


JH
Clinton Watkins, Locations (HD video still), 2017.

Shanghai’s ‘Water People’

ST PAUL St Gallery

Auckland

 

Guo Zixuan, Li Xiaofei, Tu Rapana Neill, Jim Speers, Clinton Watkins
Field Recordings

 

21 February - 6 April 2018

MJD
Aliyah Winter, hardening, 2017, single channel moving image, 4:18 mins, digital still. Image courtesy of the artist.

Hjelmar’s Story

ENJOY PUBLIC ART GALLERY

Wellington

 

Aliyah Winter
hardening

 

8 February - 10 March 2018

NH
Sally Burton, Pale History, as installed at The Suter Art Gallery Te Aratoi o Whakatu. Photo: John-Paul Pochin

Driftwood, Tapa-Cloth, Musket, Toki, Mirror, Match, Bones, Ash

THE SUTER ART GALLERY TE ARATOI O WHAKATU

Nelson

 

Sally Burton
Pale History


5 November 2017 - 11 March 2018 


JesH
Bryce Galloway, Incredibly Hot Sex with Hideous People: Diary Comics, cover.

Moderately Scatological

Bryce Galloway

 

Incredibly Hot Sex with Hideous People: Diary Comics

 

Pikitia Press 2017

JH
Kate Newby: Try it with less pennies and direct light, 2017-2018; Swift little verbs pushing the big nouns around, 2018.

Newby at Marfa at Lett

MICHAEL LETT

Auckland

 

Kate Newby
Swift little verbs pushing the big nouns around

 

7 February - 10 March 2018

JH
Julian Dashper's Project Locker as installed at Michael Lett. On the left, Julian Dashper, Untitled (Painting for a wall), 2001, two stretcher bars, 30' and 60". On the right, Julian Dashper, LOCKER PLANT LOCKER PLANT, May 2001, Marfa Texas documentation

Dashper at Marfa at Lett

MICHAEL LETT

Auckland

 

Julian Dashper
Locker Plant

 

7 February - 10 March 2018


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Sorawit Songsataya, Starling, 2018, as installed at Artspace--featuring Lovebirds and Four Chambers. Photo: Sam Hartnett

One Mind: A Multitude of Bodies

ARTSPACE

Auckland

 

Sorawit Songsataya
Starling

 

2 February - 17 March 2018

JH
Ava Seymour's installation of Around the Day  in Eighty Worlds as installed at Mercy Pictures. Detail. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Seymour’s Feline Collages

MERCY PICTURES

Auckland

 

Ava Seymour
Around the Day in Eighty Worlds

 

10 February - 3 March 2018

JesH
Christopher Ulutupu's The Romantic Picturesque at play_station

In Whose Eyes?

play_station

Wellington

 

Christopher Ulutupu
The Romantic Picturesque

 

24 January - 22 February 2018