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JENNIFER WEN MA

Brain Storm

A REAR WINDOW PROJECT Jennifer Wen Ma (b. 1973, Beijing) lives and works between Beijing and New York. After moving to the United States in 1986, Ma completed a MFA at the Pratt Institute, New York i... Read More
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January

COMPRESSION MEMBERS

Curated by James Hope

The original Australian Mutual Provident Society (A.M.P.) building that stood on the corner of Princes and Dowling Streets in central Dunedin was designed by the architect Louis Boldini and was com... Read More
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January

JONATHAN JONES

UNTITLED (D21.281 GALARI BARGAN), 2018

In the 1920s the Australian Museum in Sydney exchanged a collection of Aboriginal and Papua New Guinean material with the Otago Museum in Dunedin, receiving two Māori amo (bargeboard supports)... Read More
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February

NEW NETWORKS

Contemporary Chinese Art

Since the late 1970s the contemporary art movement in mainland China has undergone a rapid transformation, emerging as a highly significant presence within the world of international contemporary art.... Read More
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April

YANG YONGLIANG

Artificial Wonderland

Trained from a young age in shui-mo hua, traditional Chinese ink painting, Yang Yongliang (b.1980) uses digital technologies to explore the intersection between this art form and the contemporary worl... Read More
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May

WORLD VIEW

Mapping the Dunedin Public Art Gallery Collection

World View takes a journey through the Dunedin Public Art Gallery collection, mapping the geographical strengths that have come to shape it over time. From the Italian Renaissance, through Edo perio... Read More
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June

A CERTAIN VISUAL ARGOT

British Modernism from the Early to Mid-Twentieth Century

The flourishing of modernism in early twentieth century British visual art sought to revitalise painting and sculpture in that country. Numerous art societies, groups and movements arose as a respon... Read More
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June

SHANNON NOVAK

The Expanded Gallery

In The Expanded Gallery, Shannon Novak explores the potential to extend his work beyond the physical boundaries of the gallery. Expanding from the gallery walls into a range of physical and digital re... Read More
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December

ANDREW BARBER

Folly (stone carpet)

In this site-specific floor painting, Andrew Barber reclaims the floor as a legitimate site for contemporary art. Folly (stone carpet) taps into an historic vein of decorative approaches to flooring a... Read More
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December