Wellington

Feb 9, 2019
6:00PM
Adam Art Gallery
Wellington

Berlin-based artist Susan Philipsz gives an overview of her practice in the context of her new installation at Adam Art Gallery, 'White Flood'. The Turner Prize-winning artist has exhibited widely, producing evocative sound works for unusual locations—for example, under a bridge, in an abandoned train station—and for major museums such as the Museum of Modern Art in New York and London’s Tate Modern.

All welcome, free entry.

Feb 16, 2019 to Apr 21, 2019
Adam Art Gallery
Wellington

Passages: Luke Fowler, Florian Hecker, Susan Philipsz
Curated by Stephen Cleland
Opening hours: Tuesdays-Sundays 11am-5pm

Adam Art Gallery Te Pātaka Toi launches its 2019 programme with Passages, which features three substantial presentations by Susan Philipsz (Scotland), Luke Fowler (Scotland) and Florian Hecker (Germany). All three artists are internationally renowned for their work with sound.

Feb 16, 2019
8:00PM
Adam Concert Room
Wellington

Luke Fowler presents GLYPHS (Tapes from Martin's Archive)
By Fowler/Karel (2017)

For this one-off performance, Luke Fowler presents rare material adapted from the work of late Canadian electroacoustic composer Martin Bartlett. The quadrophonic concert is comprised of new work produced entirely from the late composer’s unreleased and little-known reel to reels. The compositions were digitised by Fowler as part of his research process in making Electro-Pythagorus, one of two films in Passages. General admission, free entry.

Feb 15, 2019
5:30PM
Adam Art Gallery
Wellington

Please join us for the opening of Passages: Luke Fowler, Florian Hecker, Susan Philipsz, Adam Art Gallery’s first exhibition for 2019 curated by Stephen Cleland.

The Gallery will be open between 5.30 and 7.30pm. A reception will be held from 6pm at Milk & Honey Café, located immediately opposite the Gallery, with speeches at 6.30pm.

The exhibition will be opened by Dugal McKinnon, composer and Deputy Director in Composition and Sonic Arts at New Zealand School of Music—Te Kōkī, Victoria University of Wellington.

Feb 14, 2019
6:00PM
City Gallery Wellington
Wellington

On the eve of the exhibition opening for 'Passages' at Adam Art Gallery, we are pleased to partner with City Gallery Wellington to present a one-off screening of 'Pilgrimage from Scattered Points', a film by acclaimed Glasgow-based artist, filmmaker and musician Luke Fowler. This is Fowler’s portrait of the enigmatic composer Cornelius Cardew who founded the Scratch Orchestra and was an important influence on New Zealand artist Philip Dadson.

Feb 8, 2019 to Mar 9, 2019
10:00AM
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Katrina Beekhuis
Walking backwards
8 February–9 March 2019
Opening Thursday 7 February, 5.30pm

Sometimes, when I drive down the street from my house, I see a woman walking backwards down the footpath. The street she walks on is long and straight, but at the end there is a corner and I wonder how smoothly she walks around this. I imagine she has done this many times and is now able to move backwards without looking behind her.

Nov 22, 2018
6:00PM
Memorial Theatre, Student Union Building, Victoria University of Wellington, Kelburn campus
Wellington

Self portrait in 23 rounds: a chapter in David Wojnarowicz’s life, 1989-1991
Dir. Marion Scemama, 2018, 70 min
Memorial Theatre, Student Union Building
Victoria University of Wellington

Nov 30, 2018
6:00PM
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Taipei Contemporary Art Center curator Bochun Hsiao and board member Frankie Su, director of Taipei’s Hong-Gah Museum, will discuss the history of TCAC and the modes of curatorial and artistic practice it supports.

Nov 28, 2018
6:00PM
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Wellington

Join us for a preview screening of "It follows," followed by a Q & A session with Taipei Contemporary Art Center curator Bochun Hsaio.

"It follows" is curated by fellow TCAC curator Shih-yu Hsu, and features moving image work by Chia-Wei Hsu, Liu Yu, Kuo Yu-Ping, Tzu-Huan Lin and Wang Shao-Gang.

Nov 8, 2018
11:00AM
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Wellington

Part 1: Primer 8–24 November 2018

Opening 5.30 p.m. Wednesday 7 November

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