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Corner window gallery

Current project and archive

    • Catherine Cocker, Sweet Dreams in the Missionary Position_White Phoenix, 2016; photo courtesy of the artist
Project 028: Catherine Cocker (NZ) Sweet Dreams in the Missionary Position / White Phoenix, 2016 Installation: Paper and glue Dimensions variable; each nest is between 20cm and 30cm in diameter 31 March – 18 May 2016Artist… Read more

Scape 8: New Intimacies

Public Art Christchurch Biennial

    • Antony Gormley, STAY, 2015, Ōtākaro-Avon River, Christchurch; photo by Rob Garrett
SCAPE 8 New Intimacies (October 3-November 15, 2015) ARTISTS: Nathan Pohio (NZ), Pauline Rhodes (NZ), Hannah Kidd (NZ), Fiona Jack (NZ), Judy Millar (NZ/DE), Peter Atkins (AU), Antony Gormley (UK) + #ThatTimeYouHelped (public PARTICIPATION project). Image above: Antony… Read more

Insistent Communities

The limits of art; the failure of institutional practices; and the necessity for action

    • Passive resistance, Istanbul, 19 June 2013; photographer unknown
"The more you press, the bigger it gets" (Gezi Park stencil, 4 June 2013). In the present context of citizen activism and Occupy Movements that call for people's greater participation in public politics, what is the role of… Read more

Curating urban art

Presentation to LUX Helsinki 2016 Conference

    • Slide1 - Rob Garrett, LUX Helsinki presentation 08.01.2016
Slides from my presentation Curating urban art as if I don't know what I'm doing ... 9 points of attraction ... at the LUX Helsinki Conference (January 2016) on the invitation of Ilkka Paloniemi, LUX Helsinki Director. Read more

Guerrilla sculpture

WWI conscientious objectors remembered

    • Guerrilla sculpture in Wellington commemorating NZ WWI conscientious objectors (anonymous); photo courtesy of Peace Action Wellington
Guerrilla sculptors took to Wellington's waterfront area in April 2016 at the time of the annual ANZAC Day commemorations with an action aimed at commemorating New Zealand's World War I conscientious objectors, including Archie Baxter, who were… Read more

Seen & admired 2016

January to February

    • Justyna Górowska (PL), FWJG, 2010-2015, video
A selection of art I’ve seen, admired and posted on social media during January and February 2016, from Helsinki in the north and Kraków in the south, to Warsaw, Sopot and Gdańsk in between. (function(d, s, id) {… Read more