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Julian Hooper, Sisters, 2019, acrylic on canvas, 300 x 460 mm

Hooper’s Faces of ‘Ribbon’

IVAN ANTHONY GALLERY

Auckland

 

Julian Hooper
The Room Takes Shape

 


8 May - 1 June 2019

Diagrammatic Visages

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Marlee McMahon, M-tooth, 2019, acrylic on canvas (2 panels), 705 mm x 610 mm (left); 845 mm x 720 mm (right)

Aberrant Abstraction

BOWERBANK NINOW

Auckland

 

Marlee McMahon
Carbonated

 

2 May - 1 June 2019

Eccentric, oddball and clever

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Yonel Watene, Hongi, 2019,  Macrocapa, Ash, Kauri, Redwood, Pine, Tawa; Linseed, Teak and Danish oils; turpentine, oil paint, carnauba wax. lmage courtesy of ArtsDiary

Two Seas Simultaneously

ST PAUL St Gallery

Auckland

 

Group show
Two Oceans at Once

15 February - 17 May 2019

An AUT exhibition


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Gavin Hipkins, The Valley (2019), digital video still, 14 minutes.Image courtesy of the artist and Starkwhite.

Hipkins’ Devonshire Video

TE URU

Titirangi

 

Gavin Hipkins
The Valley

 


23 February - 2 June 2019

Adjacent to The Homely II

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‘Deconsecrating’ City Gallery so it reverts to being a library?

EyeContact (teenie weenie) Essay #29

Why kill a gallery to save a library?

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Sorawit Songsataya's installation, Jupiter (ดาวพฤหัล), 2019 (detail) on the top floor of Te Uru. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Songsataya at Te Uru

TE URU

Titirangi

 

Sorawit Songsataya
Jupiter (ดาวพฤหัล)

 

23 February - 26 May 2019

Kite communities as symbol


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Installation of PᾹNiA!'s Salut d'Amour: Salut to Love, 2019. digital video, colour, sound, 14 min 30 sec. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Make Way For Love

TE TUHI CENTRE FOR THE ARTS

Auckland

 

PᾹNiA!
The True Artist Helps the World by Asking for Trust


23 March - 19 May 2019

Searching for confidence in an era of confrontation

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Emma Fitts' installation in Te Uru of In the Rough Parts 1, 2 & 3. Photo: Sam Hartnett.

Emma Fitts Te Uru Installation

TE URU

Titirangi

 

Emma Fitts
In the Rough: Parts 1, 2 & 3

 

16 February - 25 May 2019

Textile intimacy

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Installation of Martino Gamper's Hookaloti at Michael Lett, detai

Gamper and Friends

MICHAEL LETT

Auckland

 

Martino Gamper
Hookaloti

 

3 April - 4 May 2019

Gesamtkunsthandwerk


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Installation of Stephen Bambury's solo exhibition at Trish Clark

Lively Bambury

TRISH CLARK GALLERY

Auckland

 

Solo Show
Stephen Bambury

 

29 March - 18 May 2019

Exploiting diagonal tensions

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Installation of Matthew Browne's Jouska at Orexart.

Painting as Designed Object

OREXART

Auckland

 

Matthew Browne
Jouska

 

2 April - 27 April 2018

Landscape and furniture allusions

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Celebrating Identity Clustering

ARTSPACE AOTEAROA

Auckland

 

BC Collective, Louisa Afoa, Edith Amituanai

Layover

15 March - 25 May 2019

Affiliations of indigeneity


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Installation of Ani O'Neill's Classic Hits at Starkwhite. Photo: Sam Hartnett

O’Neill at Starkwhite

STARKWHITE

Auckland

 

Ani O’Neill
Classic Hits

 

14 March - 10 April 2019

Her love of handicraft

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Installation of works by Joachim Bandau. Photo: Sam Hartnett

Bandau Watercolours

TWO ROOMS

Auckland

 

Solo Show

Joachim Bandau

 

7 March - 6 April 2019

Brilliant tonal manipulation

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Billy Apple, 2 Gallery Abstracts (2019), Exhibition view, Mokopōpaki, Auckland. Courtesy the artist and Mokopōpaki, Auckland. Photo: Arekahānara. Commissioned by Mokopōpaki, Auckland

Apple and Functionality

MOKOPŌPAKI

Auckland

 

Billy Apple
2 Gallery Abstracts

 

15 March - 20 April 2019

A critique of gallery space


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Kushana Bush, Snake Charmers, 2019, gouache and watercolour on paper, 190 x 270 mm

Chromatically Restrained Bush

IVAN ANTHONY GALLERY

Auckland

 

Kushana Bush
Antique Electric

 

6 March - 30 March 2019

Change in direction

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Nick Cave, Soundsuit, 2008, mixed media. Collection of Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki

Decoration as Ruse

AUCKLAND ART GALLERY TOI O TAMAKI

Auckland

 

Nick Cave
Soundsuit

 

18 February - 3 March 2019

Pleasurable eclecticism

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Pauline Rhodes, 'Pleasure and Pain', 1980 -2019 (from a continuum of performative working elements) painted and stained plywood, painted and stained canvas, silk, stained cotton, matagouri cuttings--as installed at Michael Lett

A Visceral Jostling

MICHAEL LETT

Auckland

 

Pauline Rhodes
Pleasure and Pain

 

27 February - 30 March 2019

Buffeting of moods


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Installation of Alfredo and Isabel Aquilizan's 'Pillars: Project Another Country. Commissioned by Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki.

Inverted Sailing Cities

AUCKLAND ART GALLERY TOI O TAMAKI

Auckland

 

Alfredo and Isabel Aquilizan
Pillars: Project Another Country

 

23 February 2019 - 16 February 2020

Aquilizan installation

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Alicia Frankovich, Exoplanets: Probiotics Probiotics!, 2018, 4K video, colour, sound, music by Igor Kłaczyński, voice Nadia Bekkers, 8 minutes 9 seconds.

Mingled Corporeal Selves

STARKWHITE

Auckland

 

Solo Show
Alicia Frankovich

 

8 February - 6 March 2019

Chromosomal Analysis

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Shiraz Sadikeen, Interior, 2019, mixed media collage.

Sadikeen and Burton

satchi&satchi&satchi

Auckland

 

Rea Burton and Shiraz Sadikeen
Trust

 

8 February - 28 February 2019

Obsessive art