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Showing posts for February 2013.

Simon Morris, Wall Drawing, Frankfurt 2012

Morris’ Wall Drawing was part of an exhibition, with 25 other NZ artists, at the Kunstverein, Frankfurt, Germany, 2012. It showcased the best of Aotearoa’s young, mid-career and senior artists in an exhibition titled Contact, that explores how New Zealand and its art has been shaped by... more


Victoria Wynne-Jones at AAANZ

Last year, Victoria Wynne-Jones attended the Art Association of Australia and New Zealand (AAANZ) conference in Sydney to present a paper, “I will bark as a mad dog...” The conference was held in the third week of the Biennale of Sydney. Titled Together <> Apart it addressed... more


Ralph Hotere 1931-2013

It was with much sadness that the Chartwell Trust learnt of the passing of Ralph Hotere in Dunedin. Hotere was a hugely respected artist and greatly valued for his outstanding contribution to the New Zealand culture.  His life- long and deeply felt engagement with materials as well... more