Spring 2006



From Southland, Christchurch, Wellington, Auckland, California


Sue Gardiner on Yvonne Todd’s enigmatic portrait

Code of practice

What to ask before you sign up with a dealer

in the gallery

Helen Kedgley tells us why Pataka in Porirua is special

auction scene

Hamish Coney takes the pulse of the winter auctions



Nelson Arts Festival, Walters Prize, Melbourne Art Fair, SCAPE Biennial, Two Rooms, NZ Sculpture Onshore, Peter Sauerbier, Simon Morrison-Deaker, Arts Channel, SOCA Gallery, awards and residencies


Future exhibitions and events


what’s on

Your comprehensive guide to gallery exhibitions and art events


flying visit

Kon Dimopoulos paints the town blue (almost)

flying visit

Tony Oursler’s unsettling ‘pyscho landscapes’

in residence

Zarahn Southon on the foreboding beauty of Florence


Matt Gauldie follows his dreams in Afghanistan

opening shots

Around the galleries


Where to draw the line…

Find out why drawing is hogging the limelight

Fresh blood

What the young guns from art school are up to

Thanks James!

Celebrating the James Wallace Art Awards

Love, war and art

Picasso and Dora Maar in Melbourne


Tertiary art courses 2007 supplement

A list of study options for next year

The Face of the Artist Calendar 2007

Photographed by Gil Hanly. Special earlybird offer!

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