News from the art front.
awards and residencies
Artists on a winning streak.
From Auckland, Hastings, Wellington, Christchurch, Dunedin, Sydney, Bondi.
John Perry runs his eye over the first round of major auctions for 2015.
Events and exhibitions to look forward to.
Letter from somewhere
Judy Millar explores the way pop celebrities are moving into the art world.
in my opinion…
Josie McNaught is dismayed at the decision to close Te Papa Press.
Denys Watkins talks about new works for his upcoming exhibition.
Ceramicist Richard Stratton meanders across Europe.
Around the Galleries.
what lies beyond
International sculptor Antony Gormley talks to Art News about his works that
will be part of SCAPE 8 in Christchurch later this year.
The return of gestural abstraction
Sue Gardiner speaks with a number of artists who are revisiting gestural
abstraction – in new and exciting ways.
show me the money
Arts funding in New Zealand is changing. Linda Tyler talks to some of
the new benefactors.
A MULTI-DISCIPLINARY MAN
Wayne Youle has had an unpredictable career with new projects ‘on the
go’ all the time. He talks to Jamie Hanton.
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