Exhibition Archive — 2017
Projection Series #6: A Little Faith
Weekly screenings Saturdays 1pm (no screening 20 May)
Len Lye: Fountain III
Celebrating the 40th anniversary of Kinetic Works, Len Lye’s first major solo exhibition in New Zealand, we present the kinetic sculpture Fountain III
In Play: Hany Armanious, Peter Robinson, Jim Speers
Three large-scale installations held in the Govett-Brewster Art Gallery Collection, by artists Hany Armanious, Peter Robinson and Jim Speers.
Revealed #2 – Florian Pumhösl and Paul Bonet
Our pocket exhibition series Revealed shows work from the private collections of artists, exposing friendships, artists admired and global connections
Oskar Fischinger's Raumlichtkunst (c. 1926/2012)
One of the most thrilling works in experimental cinema, Oskar Fischinger’s Raumlichtkunst (c.1926/2012) is presented for the first time in New Zealand
Open Collection #3: Tom
Argentinian-born Tom Kreisler became one of New Plymouth’s most treasured artists, known for injecting humour into painting and drawing through the use of puns, poems and doodles.
On an Island: Len Lye, Robert Graves and Laura Riding
Documenting Lye’s friendships and collaborations during the early years of his career, with a survey of works connected to Lye’s stay on the Spanish Island of Mallorca in 1930