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CURRENT EXHIBITS [778]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Victorian Tales of Love and Enchantment

Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki    new zealand
Corner of Kitchener and Wellesley Streets
1010 Auckland, New Zealand
(64 9) 379 1349
http://www.aucklandartgallery.com
September 3rd, 2011 - April 27th
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Yearning and desire - for a loved one, an unrequited love, a way of life long gone - underlies many of the paintings in Victorian Tales of Love and Enchantment. During the 19th century, exploration and archaeological discoveries illustrated much about ancient cultures. These led to the development of a new movement - Aestheticism - focusing on beauty for its own sake, rather than for historical nar...   [more]

Opening: March 23rd, 2013   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Pablo Picasso, Ben Nicholson, Barbara Hepworth, Henry Moore, Frances Hodgkins: British and French Modernism

Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki    new zealand
Corner of Kitchener and Wellesley Streets
1010 Auckland, New Zealand
(64 9) 379 1349
http://www.aucklandartgallery.com
September 3rd, 2011 - June 30th, 2013
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Modernism was posited on the belief that the present - what was happening now, the activities of city and country life, the lives, loves and foibles of everyday people - was central. History was swept aside and art never looked back. The materiality of painting became paramount, each brushstroke standing proud rather than blended to an even gradation of tones. Artists experimented with form, spa...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Jeppe Hein: Long Modified Bench Auckland

Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki    new zealand
Corner of Kitchener and Wellesley Streets
1010 Auckland, New Zealand
(64 9) 379 1349
http://www.aucklandartgallery.com
September 3rd, 2011 - September 6th
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Step out from Level 2 onto the terrace and follow Jeppe Hein's Long Modified Bench Auckland as it weaves up, down and around. Trace its roller-coaster course as it dips down inside the Gallery's building only to pop back up again into the daylight. Return at dusk to see the bench light up. Stand back, sit down, stretch out or loop the loop. Hein's sculpture is one of three temporary commissioned works...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Choi Jeong Hwa: Flower Chandelier

Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki    new zealand
Corner of Kitchener and Wellesley Streets
1010 Auckland, New Zealand
(64 9) 379 1349
http://www.aucklandartgallery.com
September 3rd, 2011 - November 10th, 2013
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Gaze upwards at Choi Jeong Hwa's signature inflatable flowers as they burst into bloom inside the Gallery's atrium. Described as the 'bad boy of Korean art', Choi's eye-popping work turns an overabundance of petals into a joyful jumble of flowers that spill illuminated from the atrium's ceiling. Choi's installations are one of three temporary commissioned works which celebrate the opening of the...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Federico Barocci, Paris Bordone, Giovanni Battista Castello, Giuseppe Cesari: Little Miracles

Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki    new zealand
Corner of Kitchener and Wellesley Streets
1010 Auckland, New Zealand
(64 9) 379 1349
http://www.aucklandartgallery.com
June 23rd, 2012 - September 30th, 2013
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Every culture has rituals and symbols that link daily life to the sacred realm of gods and goddesses, whether a single divinity or many. Numerous forms of faith also have magical messengers, such as saints or angels. Our understandings of their divine powers, their roles and the means by which people relate to them, have come down to us through oral histories, art and literature, with some remaining un...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Sopolemalama Filipe Tohi: Aotea (Long White Cloud)

Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki    new zealand
Corner of Kitchener and Wellesley Streets
1010 Auckland, New Zealand
(64 9) 379 1349
http://www.aucklandartgallery.com
July 7th, 2012 - June 30th, 2013
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Sopolemalama Filipe Tohi is a tufuga lalava, an expert in the Tongan art of binding with coconut sennit. He frequently uses lashing patterns in his sculpture. Aotea (Long White Cloud) combines multiple atmospheric, nautical and geographical associations. It reflects wave patterns, Auckland's volcanic hills, wind and fishing nets. Tohi describes it also as being 'a metaphor for many islands'.   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Group Show: Who Shot Rock & Roll

Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki    new zealand
Corner of Kitchener and Wellesley Streets
1010 Auckland, New Zealand
(64 9) 379 1349
http://www.aucklandartgallery.com
November 10th, 2012 - March 3rd, 2013
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Direct from its United States tour, Who Shot Rock & Roll opens at Auckland Art Gallery on 10 November 2012. Who Shot Rock & Roll travels to New Zealand with 173 works from more than 100 photographers and many rare and never-before-exhibited images. Photographers include Diane Arbus, Roberta Bayley, Henry Diltz, Godlis, Dennis Hopper, David LaChappelle, Annie Leibovitz, Linda McCartney and Albert Watson. ...   [more]

Opening: November 10th, 2012   10:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Richard Killeen, Julian Daspher, Bill Hammond, Gretchen Albrecht, Bill Culbert, Ani O'Neill, Andy Leleisiu'ao, Peter Robinson, Shane Cotton: Partner Dance: Gifts from the Patrons of the Gallery

Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki    new zealand
Corner of Kitchener and Wellesley Streets
1010 Auckland, New Zealand
(64 9) 379 1349
http://www.aucklandartgallery.com
December 1st, 2012 - April 14th, 2013
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Celebrating 25 years of Gallery patrons' gifts, Partner Dance illustrates the significance of modern patronage. The exhibition reflects the sustained dialogue between Auckland Art Gallery's curators and our patrons, who have contributed an extensive holding of works for public enjoyment. Climb up to level 2 to see painting, photography and sculpture by leading New Zealand artists. Including work by...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Tiffany Singh: May the Rainbow Always Touch Your Shoulder

Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki    new zealand
Corner of Kitchener and Wellesley Streets
1010 Auckland, New Zealand
(64 9) 379 1349
http://www.aucklandartgallery.com
December 15th, 2012 - November 10th, 2013
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May the Rainbow Always Touch Your Shoulder explores and celebrates colour and its various cultural, spiritual and environmental associations. It features two works: Dusted with Spices of a Million Flowers and The Direction of Sunbeams. 'Tiffany Singh uses different materials and icons in her work to promote cultural inclusivity and understanding', says Roger Taberner, Learning Programme Manager. 'It...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd James Oram: Limited Time

Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki    new zealand
Corner of Kitchener and Wellesley Streets
1010 Auckland, New Zealand
(64 9) 379 1349
http://www.aucklandartgallery.com
December 15th, 2012 - June 9th, 2013
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A new work by Christchurch artist James Oram is the next to inhabit Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki's Edmiston North Sculpture Terrace. The work consists of a billboard-sized sheet of black granite with an adjacent neon light spelling out the words 'LIMITED TIME'. These words, which reflect onto the polished surface of the stone billboard, will be seen from Albert Park. Oram's interest in the languag...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd JACQUELINE MAUREIRA, LEA OLEA, AIDAN JANSEN, CECILIA JACKSON: NATIONAL ART SCHOOL AWARD EXHIBITION - FYC: FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION

AUSTRALIAN GALLERIES 15 Roylston Street    australia
15 Roylston Street
2021 Paddington , NSW , Australia
+61 [0] 2 9360 5177
http://www.australiangalleries.com.au
January 22nd, 2013 - February 10th, 2013
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FYC: For your consideration is the latest chapter of the annual National Art School Award Exhibition hosted by Australian Galleries. This year we are pleased to present four graduate printmakers: Jacqueline Maureira, Cecilia Jackson, Aidan Jansen and Lea Olea.By exploring the process and medium of printmaking throughout their studies each artist has emerged with a fresh and unique practice. Maureira...   [more]

Opening: January 22nd, 2013   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Group Show: Private Kunstsammlungen Münster - Director's Choise

AZKM Muenster    germany
Hafenweg 28
48155 Münster , Germany
+49 (0)251 492 419 1
http://www.muenster.de/stadt/ausstellung...
November 17th, 2012 - March 24th, 2013
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Für den Herbst 2012 ist in der Kunsthalle Münster eine Ausstellung geplant, die Kunstsammlerinnen und -sammler aus Münster vorstellt und Exponate aus ihren Sammlungen präsentiert. Die langjährige Leiterin der Kunsthalle Gail B. Kirkpatrick trifft eine individuelle Auswahl und verwandelt die Kunsthalle zu einem Sammlermuseum auf Zeit. Gezeigt werden Gemälde, Videos, Zeichnungen und Skulpturen von in...   [more]

Opening: November 16th, 2012   7:30 PM - 9:30 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Surreal Salon 5

Baton Rouge Gallery - center for contemporary art    united states
1515 Dalrymple Drive
Baton Rouge , LA 70808
225.383.1470
http://www.batonrougegallery.org
January 2nd, 2013 - January 31st, 2013
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Presented by Baton Rouge Gallery center for contemporary art (BRGCCA), Surreal Salon 5 is aimed at once again engaging audiences in a multi-sensory art experience like no other in the region by shedding light on the growing popularity and exceptional quality of the pop-surrealist/lowbrow movement.  This exhibition will be held from January 2-31, 2013 at BRGCCA. The exhibition will feature works fro...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd THE WHITE SHOW

Bau-Xi Gallery - Vancouver    canada
3045 Granville Street
Vancouver, BC V6H 3J9, Canada
604 733 7011
http://www.bau-xi.com
January 12th, 2013 - January 28th, 2013
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To ring in the New Year, Bau-Xi Gallery will be introducing The White Show. Our gallery artists will be exhibiting new work in a variety of media, sizes and formats – each interpreting this loose theme in unique and varied ways. The white palette, often used in the study of light, allows the various works to be illuminated from within.   [more]

Opening: January 12th, 2013   2:00 PM - 4:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Alberto Giacometti: Giacometti: Memory and Presence

Bechtler Museum of Modern Art    united states
420 South Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
704.353.9200
http://www.bechtler.org/
August 31st, 2012 - February 8th, 2013
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Sculptures, paintings, prints, drawings and decorative works by enigmatic artist Alberto Giacometti will be on view in Giacometti: Memory and Presence, opening August 31 in the museum’s fourth-floor gallery. The exhibition will reveal the artistic evolution of Giacometti, a key figure in 20th-century art, and illuminate the sense of intimacy that is reflected in works depicting his family, other...   [more]

Opening: August 31st, 2012   10:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Antoni Tàpies: Texture and Image

Bechtler Museum of Modern Art    united states
420 South Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
704.353.9200
http://www.bechtler.org/
December 14th, 2012 - March 18th, 2013
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Prints, sculpture and artist books by Spanish abstract artist Antoni Tàpies will be on view in the second-floor gallery December 14 to March 18, 2013. Antoni Tàpies: Texture and Image features more than 15 works, most created between from 1963 and 1971.   [more]

Opening: December 14th, 2012   10:00 AM - 5:00 PM



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