Imogen Taylor, Beast with Two Backs, 2015 (detail), acrylic on hessian, 2300 x 1900mm, in the artist’s studio. Photo: Leah Mulgrew, courtesy of the artist and Artspace

Imogen Taylor, Bruce Connew, Judy Millar, Yang Fudong, Brit Bunkley, Gill Gatfield, Sculpture in the Gardens, Istanbul Biennial, Collecting Editions, Trans-Tasman Relations read more

Lisa Reihana, in Pursuit of Venus [infected] (still), 2015. Four-channel HD video, 32 minutes (looped), 5:1 sound, colour, edition 2/5. Purchased in 2015 with funds from the Queensland Art Gallery/Gallery of Modern Art Foundation Appeal and Paul and Susan Taylor. Collection: Queensland Art Gallery/Gallery of Modern Art.

Wandering through the Art Gallery of New South Wales, you would be hard pressed to find a work by a New Zealand artist on display – even our most famous artists are sadly missing from the collection. Sue Gardiner finds that is about to change. read more

Yang Fudong, The Coloured Sky: New Women II, 2014, images courtesy of Yang Fudong, ShanghART Gallery and Marian Goodman Gallery, commissioned by Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki and ACMI, Melbourne.

In Yang Fudong’s survey exhibition Auckland audiences are being seduced by immersive film and video installations, which reflect the filmmaking traditions of East and West – as well as the aesthetics of Chinese painting. Virginia Were reports. read more

Zena Elliott, Inspire, 2015, spray paint and acrylic on marine ply, frame: 818 x 817mm. Elliot is one of the artists featured in Small & Key, Milford Galleries Dunedin, 21 November to 
16 December 2015

Your comprehensive guide to gallery exhibitions and art events around the country and overseas. read more