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Showing posts for February 2016.

Alicia Frankovich in Complex Bodies

Alicia Frankovich took part in a 2015 two-person exhibition, Complex Bodies, as part of the *Kurator program of the Gebert Stiftung für Kultur, Rapperswil, Switzerland, alongside artist Klara Liden. One of Frankovich’s works in the exhibition, Revolution (Martini Fountain), 2010, was... more


In a Tangle

Christchurch Art Gallery's Waitangi Weekend events drew huge crowds back to the gallery after its five year closure post - Christchurch earthquakes. Included in the weekend's activities was Tangle, by Melbourne group Polyglot. Tangle was a interactive environment where children were invited to... more


Necessary Distraction

Oliver Perkins,Who's afraid of walking Frida (Hacienda Fire version), 2015,acrylic, ink, rabbit skin glue, canvas on aluminium stretcher, four elements: 1600 x 1200mm each (60mm gap) Chartwell and Auckland Art Gallery's Contemporary Benefactors are supporters of Necessary Distraction- A Painting... more


They Come From Far Away

They Come From Far Away is a performance series from 10 - 13 February supported by the Chartwell Trust at Te Uru, Waitakere Contemporary Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand. Featured are artists: Antti Laitinen, Eero Yli-Vakkuri, Pilvi Porkola in collaboration with Claire O'Neil, Matthew Cowan, Leena... more