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WILD LIFE

Curated by Aaron Kreisler

This exhibition brings together a selection of paintings from the Gallery’s holdings, in which the artists try to tap into a set of instinctual, visceral and even spiritual qualities through the... Read More
ends 2
November

MICHAEL PAREKOWHAI

Jim McMurtry

Jim McMurtry is an enormous cartoon rabbit, 12 metres long and 4.5 metres wide, lying flat on his back with one eye closed and his tongue hanging out. Audiences are made to question whether he is... Read More
ends 9
November

SLEIGHT OF HAND

Curated by Lauren Gutsell

This exhibition, it its widest constructs, brings together a selection of artists currently producing work in Dunedin. Within this, the show explores detailed elements within both the works themselves... Read More
ends 16
November

PAUL MASEYK

One Pot Wonder

This survey exhibition brings together a range of work by New Zealand ceramist Paul Maseyk. One Pot Wonder focuses on the artist’s unique, personal and highly detailed ceramics, highlighting bot... Read More
ends 30
November

TED WHITAKER & RACHEL H. ALLAN

A History of Things I Once Had

A REAR WINDOW PROJECT A History of Things I Once Had is a work that combines digital technology with an analogue interface. Whitaker and Allan have created an augmented reality (AR) channel that is a... Read More
ends 30
November

BARRY BRICKELL

His Own Steam

A tribute to one of New Zealand's most important potters: Barry Brickell. His Own Steam is the first significant survey exhibition of Brickell's work, featuring over 100 pots and several ceramic mural... Read More
ends 1
March

BELONGING

Works from the Dunedin Public Art Gallery

This exhibition delves into the Gallery’s holdings to showcase a rich range of popular European masterpieces, rarely seen treasures and a sampling of more contemporary artworks.  A Gallery&... Read More
ends 31
March