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Unearthing Delights

NARRACJE 2013, Gdansk, Poland

    • NARRACJE 5 posters on ul. Świętojańska, Gdansk, 07-11-13; photo by Rob Garrett
Unearthing Delights / Odkrywanie zachwyca Markets, Memories and Meetings / Targowiska, spotkania, wspomnienia 5th edition of NARRACJE – Installations and Interventions in Public Space 15-17 November 2013 Długie Ogrody / Long Gardens, Gdańsk, Poland Rob Garrett, Curator ORGANISER:… Read more

Corner window gallery

Current project and archive

    • Susan Mabin, Monuments to the Unmonumental; photo by Susan Mabin
Project 026: Susan Mabin (NZ) Monuments to the Unmonumental, 2015 Installation: concrete, PVC pipe, found metal and wood objects, birds’ nests, tree branches, paint Dimensions variable 17 December 2015 – 09 February 2016Artist statement: Humans have… 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

NZ at Entre Islas (2016)

"Destination Pioneer City" by Bronwyn Holloway-Smith & Simon Ward selected for International Video Art Festival

    • Bronwyn Holloway-Smith and Simon Ward, Destination Pioneer City (2012), Video, 6’20”; still image courtesy of the artists
Bronwyn Holloway-Smith and Simon Ward's Destination Pioneer City (2012) selected for 2016 International Video Art Festival Entre Islas / Between Islands Destination Pioneer City (2012) is a video made by New Zealand artist Bronwyn Holloway-Smith in collaboration with… 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