Autumn 2008



From Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch, Dunedin, Cambridge, Brisbane


Sue Gardiner on Roland Hipkins’ iconic painting

auction scene

John Perry reports the previous year’s highlights



News from the art front

awards, prizes and residencies

Artists on a winning streak


Future exhibitions and events


what’s on

Your comprehensive guide to gallery exhibitions and art events



Christopher Johnstone meets Peter Webb

London letter

Matthew Collings muses on art school politics

in residence

Jim Dennison and Leanne Williams in New Jersey

dispatch 1

Phil Dadson is inspired by Delhi’s explosive energy

dispatch 2

Freeman White paints European luminaries

opening shots

Around the galleries


A day in the life…

A series of provocative one-day sculptures coming to a place near you

Video calls the shots

What makes video art so compelling, seductive and sometimes even irritating?

Magician with thread

The art and life of the late Malcolm Harrison

Conjuring tricks

Artists playing with a sense of magic, mystery and mysticism to unpick the edges of reason

Art clocks up the mile

The Real Art Roadshow takes to the highway, bringing New Zealand art to regional schools


Reader giveaways

We have a copy of the DVD The Big Picture: A history of New Zealand art, by Hamish Keith, valued at $39.95

The McCahon House Trust

Waitakere City seeks ongoing support for its visionary artists’ residency project

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