Archive for the New Zealand Artists Category
Twelve important paintings by Frances Hodgkins, dating from 1899 to 1944.
To celebrate ARTIS Gallery’s participation at this year’s Auckland Art Fair a large group exhibition has been installed across both galleries.
‘Chateau Chenonceau’ is an exceptional site not only because of its original design, the richness of its collections, its furniture and decorations, and history of female ownership – it is also known as “Château des Dames” (Château of the Ladies) – but also because of its role in the First and Second World Wars.
Peter Waddell may have been born in small town New Zealand, but it was America that captured his imagination and enlivened his brush.
“Simply to use paint with all its magic would certainly be reward enough, but to have a theme makes a venture like painting of this series exceedingly exciting.”
A late career painting by C F Goldie sells for $1,377,687 – a world record price for a work by the artist.
‘Avian’, a new series of work by Liam Barr, opened at ARTIS Gallery on Tuesday 5 April with great success. The exhibition will run until 25 April.
Parnell Inc’s Monkey auction took place at Webb’s last night in conjunction with ‘White Night’.