Art & Design
In the Galleries: Art Exhibitions To See in Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland in August
16 Aug 2023
Art & Design A bright lilac room featuring a fantastical forest of distorted ceramic flowers. An exploration of hair’s significance in Pacific culture. A celebration of ingenious Māori design principles, and a collection of complex, layered digital paintings. Here’s what to catch this month.
Artist Bella McGoldrick Is on the Trip of a Lifetime and Creating Coveted Cuisine-Inspired Collections Along the Way
10 May 2023
Art & Design Working meticulously with coloured pencil, with each drawing taking up to 200 hours for an almost photo-like finish, Bella McGoldrick’s travel paintings capture connection. Her new Black Water collection explores a global love of coffee.
In the Galleries: Art Exhibitions to see in Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland in March
16 Mar 2023
Art & Design Ornate satin objects crafted as a Cinderella-inspired commentary on capitalism and Māori sovereignty. An installation of ceramics and glass that is submerged into the gallery’s walls and floor, turning the whole building into an artwork. And must-see group shows spanning world-famous and first-time artists.
In the Galleries: Four Art Exhibitions To See in Aotearoa New Zealand in January
04 Jan 2023
Art & Design Mesmerising kinetic snake-like sculptures twirling in the dark. The first posthumous retrospective of an underrated yet hugely important ceramicist. And your last chance to catch Frida Kahlo’s works in person in Auckland.