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Interview on RadioNZ

Sculpture OnShore 10th edition

    • Collage of works by Sam Harrison, Jack Marsden-Mayer and Max Ernst, with Rob Garrett at RadioNZ
Originally aired on Upbeat, Tuesday 28 October 2014. Poland-based NZ Curator for NZ Sculpture OnShore discusses the 2014 biennial event.   Read more

NEW at Corner

Mickey Smith (US/NZ)

    • Mickey Smith, Collocation No. 12 (TIME), 2009 (installation detail); photo by Rob Garrett
Project 018: Collocation No. 12 (TIME), 2009 (9 October - 27 November 2014). Mickey Smith finds inspiration for her photographic installations in the bound volumes of magazines, journals and other collection items public libraries. Read more here...… Read more

Two Earth Rooms

Walter de Maria and Olafur Eliasson

    • Walter de Maria, The New York Earth Room, 1977, DIA
With close affinities, but decades apart, two artists sought to transform the experiences and perceptions of museum-goers. Walter De Maria, The New York Earth Room, 1977. Long-term installation at Dia Art Foundation, 141 Wooster Street, New York… Read more


Lara Almercegui and shop renovations

    • Lara Almarcegui, Spanish pavilion, 55th Venice Biennale (2013); photo by Rob Garrett
At the 55th Venice Biennale of Contemporary Art, Lara Almarcegui filled the Spanish pavilion with mountains of precisely the materials and quantities of those materials - such as brick, concrete, cement, and glass - used by workers to… Read more

Public Art Policy

Auckland, New Zealand 2013

    • Auckland Council Public Art Policy publication; photo by Rob Garrett
Auckland Council public art policy project Following the amalgamation of Auckland's eight local government bodies into a single region-wide Auckland Council on November 1, 2010, Rob Garrett was engaged by Auckland Council to lead the development of a… Read more

SCAPE 8, Christchurch

Public Art Biennial 2015

    • Flooded basement, Armagh Street, Christchurch; photo by Rob Garrett
Rob Garrett announced as SCAPE 8 Curator SCAPE Public Art is excited to announce Rob Garrett as the Managing Curator for the 8th SCAPE Public Art Christchurch Biennial that is to be held from 3 October to 15… Read more