Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Soap Box Symposium at the Auckland Art Fair


John Reynolds will run a soap box symposium at the Auckland Art Fair where visitors can engage in one-to-one encounters and conversations with the artist in a booth designed with architect Malcolm Walker. The conversations will be fueled by ‘The Think Drink’ (aka coffee by Coffee Supreme). Read more...
Image: John Reynolds' booth at the Auckland Art Fair

Billy Apple in curated section of Auckland Art Fair


Billy Apple's site specific wall work FROM THE COLLECTION has been selected by curators Francis McWhannell and Gabriela Salgado for the Projects section of the Auckland Art Fair. Read more...
Image: Billy Apple, From the Collection 2018

Monday, May 21, 2018

Starkwhite at the Auckland Art Fair


We will present an exhibition of works by Gordon Walters at the 2018 edition of the Auckland Art Fair (24-27 May), in conjunction with the Walters Estate. Read more...
Image: Gordon Walters, Study for No. 2/Tirangi 1979, acrylic on paper, image size 250 x 200 mm, courtesy of the Walters Estate

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Billy Apple: Icon


Congratulations to Billy Apple who was named as an Arts Foundation Icon at an award ceremony at Government House on 16 May 2018. Apple is one of a living circle of 20 artists.

Saturday, May 12, 2018

Laith McGregor shortlisted for two prizes


Congratulations to Laith McGregor who has been shortlisted for the Geelong Contemporary Art Prize and the Paul Guest Prize.
Image: Laith McGregor, Long Song, 2017, oil on canvas and wood carvings, 2010 x 1560 mm

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Rebecca Baumann at Te Papa


Rebecca Baumann is represented in the Toi Art opening exhibition at the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, with Automated Colour Field (Variation 8), 2018. Read more...

Gavin Hipkins in This is New Zealand


Gavin Hipkins's latest project The Homely II is showing at the City Gallery Wellington in the exhibition This is New Zealand. Read more...
Image: Gavin Hipkins, The Homely: Clandon (Hinemihi), 2015

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Laith McGregor: Borrowed Time


Laith McGregor's solo exhibition Borrowed Time runs at the Coloundra Regional Gallery, Queensland. Read More...
Image: Laith McGregor, St Petersburg (2014), wood, plastic, steel, clay, acrylic and enamel

Billy Apple billboard project


The steps taken by Billy Apple to become a registered brand are documented in a billboard project outside a shopping mall in Pakaranga, which runs to 6 May. The project has been organized by Te Tuhi Pakaranga. Read more...
Image: Billy Apple, Art Brand Logo

Rebecca Baumann & Brendan van Hek at the Auckland Art Gallery


This installation by Rebecca Baumann and Brendan van Hek features in the exhibition Other People Think: Auckland's Contemporary International Collection at the Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki. The artwork was gifted to the Gallery by the artists and Starkwhite. Read more...
Image: Rebecca Baumann & Brendan van Hek, Untitled 

Billy's Apple at the Dowse Art Museum


The exhibition Billy's Apple at the Dowse Art Museum looks at personal branding and the construction of identity. Read more...
Image: Billy Apple, Untitled (2102)

Fiona Pardington in This is New Zealand

Fiona Pardington is represented in This is New Zealand at the City Gallery Wellington. The exhibition explores the role art has played in forming and contesting ideas about national identity. Read more...
Image: Fiona Pardington, Quai Branly Suite iof Hei Tiki

Saturday, March 10, 2018

Coming up at Starkwhite


Our next exhibition (opening 13 March) features works by Alicia Frankovich, Ani O'Neill, Estate of L Budd (with Martin Popplewell), et al. (with PANiA Marama Inc.)
Image: et al. with PANiA Marama Inc. (foreground) and Ani O'Neill.

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Jim Speers and Clinton Watkins at St Paul St

 
Field Recordings by Guo Zixuan, Li Xiaofei, Tu Rapana Neill, Jim Speers and Clinton Watkins runs at St Paul St Gallery from 23 February to 6 April 2018. Read more...
Image: Len Lye Fountain 1959-60, Len Lye Foundation Collection, Govett-Brewster Art Gallery

Friday, January 19, 2018

Coming up


We open our 2108 exhibition programme at Starkwhite with Len Lye: Love Springs Eternal, an exhibition produced with the support of the Len Lye Foundation, the Govett-Brewster Art Gallery | Len Lye Centre and Nga Taonga Sound and Vision.
Image: Len Lye Fountain 1959-60, Len Lye Foundation Collection, Govett-Brewster Art Gallery

Art Los Angeles Contemporary


Starkwhite presents Laith McGregor and Danie Mellor at Art Los Angeles Contemporary from 25-28 January 2017.
Images: (top) Laith McGregor, Untitled 2017, carved wood, clay, chalk board paint, 240 x 75 mm and (bottom) Danie Mellor, The pleasure and vexation of history 2017, wax pastel, wash with oil pigment, watercolour and pencil on paper,  2200 x 1400 mm

Dialogues, London Art Fair


Former Artspace director Missal Adnan Yildiz with Fiona Pardington in the Starkwhite booth at the London Art Fair (17-21 January), which is part of the Dialogues section curated by Ylidiz. The booth features a selection of photographs from Pardington's series Nabokov's Blues: The Charmed Circle.

Monday, December 18, 2017

Richard Maloy's long-duration video


On Friday 22 December - the longest day of the year in the Southern Hemisphere - Starkwhite will screen Richard Maloy’s video Things I have Seen, (14hr 03min 32sec), an outcome of his three-month residency at the Youkobo Art Space in Tokyo from May – July 2017. The video screens from 5.28am (sunrise) to approximately 7.30pm. The artist wishes to acknowledge the support of Youkobo Art Space Tokyo, Asia New Zealand Foundation and Creative New Zealand
Image: Richard Maloy in the Youkobo Art Space studio

Monday, November 27, 2017

Michael Zavros limited edition book




We are delighted to announce the release of a new book on Michael Zavros, published by Manuscript in association with Starkwhite and Philip Bacon Galleries, and designed by Inhouse. We have a limited edition of the book, which includes an etching by the artist, either in electric blue (as above) or monochrome. Please email contact@starkwhite.co.nz or call on 64 9 3070703 for further details.

Billy Apple's altered staircase at the Govett-Brewster Art Gallery


Curated by Wystan Curnow, the exhibition Billy Apple: Further Alterations runs at the Govett-Brewster Art Gallery to 11 February 2018. Read more...