TE RONGO KIRKWOOD:
Ka Awatea – A journey of life through light
4 March – 20 May 2012
Using light, four cloak forms tell the story of consciousness awakening and a progression through the cycle of life, represented here as the Morning, Mid-day, Afternoon and Evening.
11 February – 13 May 2012
Renowned South African photographer Pieter Hugo’s Nollywood series goes beyond simple documentary photography to explore the multilayered reality of the Nigerian film industry in a series of other-worldly portraits of the bizarre characters that typify Nollywood productions..
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Art inspired by NZ music
16 April – 6 May 2012
Artists, including Marty Vreede, Sheyne Tuffery, Elliot ‘Askew1’ O’Donnell, Matthew McIntyre-Wilson, Basia Smolnicki, Nestor Opetaia, Christine Imlay-McLean, Troy Hunt, Spring Rees, Fluer Ruth, Chloe Reweti and Rachael Gannaway will either collaborate with a musician or a piece of New Zealand music to inspire the creation of an art piece.
Down South – Recent Paintings 2001-2011
23 September 2011 – 6 February 2012
GRAHAME SYDNEY: Down South – Recent Paintings 2001 – 2011 is a survey of artist Grahame Sydney’s work in the past decade. One of New Zealand’s major artists, Sydney is best known for his luminous, transcendent paintings of Central Otago.
Aho Whenua – Threads sown from Earth
26 January – 3 March 2013
A Collection of Contemporary Maori Weaving, Ceramics, Painting and Jewellery.