Press Room

This page contains press releases for Adam Art Gallery exhibitions. For additional information and images, please contact the gallery:
Tel +64 4 463 6835
adamartgallery@vuw.ac.nz


 

PRESS RELEASES

2018

‘Unique photography exhibition illuminates the life of Peter McLeavey’, 28 September 2018
Still looking: Peter McLeavey and the last photograph,
Solid State: Works from the Victoria University of Wellington Art Collection
6 October – 20 December 2018

‘Four artists explore connections to place’, 2 July 2018
The earth looks upon us / Ko Papatūānuku te matua o te tangata, 7 July – 23 September 2018

‘Two artists remake the world’, 23 April 2018
Marie Shannon: Rooms Found Only in the Home and Elizabeth Price: A RESTORATION, 28 April – 24 June 2018

‘Luke Willis Thompson debuts new work in first major New Zealand solo exhibition’, 16 February 2018
Luke Willis Thompson, 21 February – 15 April 2018

2017

‘Four exhibitions, one show for Adam Art Gallery’, 11 October 2017
What Remains, The Karori Commission:Anna Sanderson, Gavin Hipkins, Philip Kelly
From the College Collection
Future Islands: The New Zealand Exhibition at the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale
Apparitions: the photograph and its image
14 October – 17 December 2017

‘The Tomorrow People showcases emerging artists’, 17 July 2017
The Tomorrow People, 22 July – 1 October 2017

Rethinking the relation between art and the body’, 1 May 2017
Acting Out, 6 May – 9 July, 2017

‘Out of Site exhibition of rarely seen New Zealand art’, 17 February 2017
Out of Site: Works from the Victoria University of Wellington Art Collection, 18 February – 23 April 2017

2016

‘Exhibition a “homecoming” for ambitious contemporary artist’, 20 September 2016
BAD VISUAL SYSTEMS, 2 October – 22 December 2016

‘Exhibition has wider angle on influential photographer’s work’, 25 July 2016
Walker Evans: The Magazine Work
Sherrie Levine: African Masks After Walker Evans
Patrick Pound: Documentary Intersect
Sonya Lacey: Newspaper for Vignelli
29 July – 18 September 2016

‘Turning the tables in Adam Art Gallery’s latest exhibition’, 10 May 2016
Inhabiting Space, 14 May – 17 July 2016

‘Exhibitions drawing new boundaries’, 29 February 2016
Linie Line Linea and Matthew Barney: DRAWING RESTRAINT, 26 February – 24 April 2016

2015

Press release for exhibitions 3 October – 18 December 2015 (Fragments of a World: Artists Working in Film and Photography 1973–1987, Bruce Barber: Performance Scores, and Traces of the Wake: The Etching Revival in Britain and Beyond)

The Specious Present 11 July- 20 September 2015

Drawing Is/Not Building & Living Cities 2011– 21 April 2015

The More You Know 30 January 2015

2014

Simon Denny The Personal Effects Of Kim Dotcom 23 September 2014

Kim Pieters 19 May 2014

RELOAD 20 May 2014

Cinema & Painting 4 February 2014

2013

State Of The Art 10 October 2013

John Panting / Peter Robinson 9 October 2013

All There Is Left 16 July 2013

Beautiful Creatures 1 May 2013

21st-Century Collecting 13 February 2013

Peripheral Relations 27 July 2012

Dark Sky 17 April 2012

Camera Work 20 January 2012

Behind Closed Doors 3 June 2011

Points of Contact 15 March 2011

Designs for Living 18 October 2010

Object Lessons and The Otolith Group 22 July 2010

Play On 4 May 2010

Anthony McCall: Drawing with Light 2 February 2010

Source Material 16 October 2009

Wall Works 8 September 2009

The Future is Unwritten 30 June 2009

Billy Apple New York 1969-1973 17 March 2009