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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

Curator in Nice (FR)

Villa Arson residency, May 2014

    • Banquet preparation at la Station; photo by Anne-Sophie Lecharme
Images and notes from my curatorial residency at Villa Arson, Nice (FR) to visit artists' studios, including at La Station, where I presented a public lecture entitled "Turbulence and Calm". 2014-05-15: ... and a banquet in… Read more

10th Sculpture OnShore

6-16 November 2014, Auckland NZ

    • Lipika Sen and Prabhjyot Majithia, Tricky Box 5 - The Curious Indian Water Well, 2014; photo by Rob Garrett
Looking out, looking back and looking ahead Curated by Rob Garrett The NZ Sculpture OnShore outdoor sculpture exhibition and biennial sculpture trail was established by a group of North Shore art lovers in 1994 to raise funds for… Read more

Corner window gallery

Current project and archive

    • Yonel Watene & Nicholas J Boyd, Appalled 2015, detail; photo by Catherine Fookes
Project 020: Yonel Watene (NZ) & Nicholas J Boyd (NZ) Appalled, 2015 Wall painting; site-specific installation 22 January - 12 March 2015 Appalled is a collaboration between artists Yonel Watene and Nicholas J Boyd. It was developed… Read more

SCAPE 8, Christchurch

Public Art Biennial 2015

    • Flooded basement, Armagh Street, Christchurch; photo by Rob Garrett
New Intimacies: Rob Garrett announces the artists and programme for the 8th edition of SCAPE 6:00pm, Wednesday, 1 April, The Physics Room, Christchurch 7:30pm, Wednesday, 8 April, Dunedin Public Art Gallery; presented in conjunction… 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