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TIFFANY SINGH

OM MANI PADME HUM

Tiffany Singh is known for her socially engaged practice that often manifests in colourful and large-scale installations. Her works draw on a variety of influences that include Eastern and Western spi... Read More
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April

KUSHANA BUSH

The Burning Hours

Kushana Bush (b. 1983) inhabits a singular position within contemporary New Zealand art. Reaching across history, culture and society, her meticulously detailed compositions, multi-ethnic characters... Read More
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April

MOTOKO WATANABE

A nest in town

To make a nest is to construct a temporary safe haven — a place for comfort, rest and warmth. Motoko Watanabe’s soft fabric installation A nest in town crafts an alternative inner-city dwe... Read More
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April

FRANCES HODGKINS

Open Air, Still Life

Taking Frances Hodgkins’ painting Still Life with Fruit Dishes (c.1937) as a starting point, this exhibition brings together a selection of contemporary and historical artworks including paint... Read More
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May

NICOLA JACKSON

The Bloggs

Dunedin-based artist Nicola Jackson is known for her vivid use of colour, intricate detail, papier-mâché forms and her ongoing exploration of human anatomy. The Bloggs – a title tha... Read More
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June

WHEN DREAMS TURN TO GOLD

The Benson & Hedges and Smokefree Fashion Design Awards 1964-1998

Offering glamour, spectacle, opportunity and reward, the Benson & Hedges Fashion Design Awards elevated the profile of New Zealand fashion from the 1960s to the 1990s.  The awards offered a p... Read More
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June

REBECCA BAUMANN

Untitled (exploded view)

Rebecca Baumann (b. 1983, Perth) has an art practice that spans a range of media including installation, kinetic sculpture and performance. She recently spent two months in Dunedin as part of the Ga... Read More
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June

EXPLODED WORLDS

Works from the Dunedin Public Art Gallery Collection

Established in 1884, the Dunedin Public Art Gallery is New Zealand's oldest public art gallery. The richness and quality of its collection remains a testament to a city that placed art and ideas at th... Read More
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July