Masons Screen is a public screen for video art in Wellington's CBD. CIRCUIT curates the screen in collaboration with the Wellington City Council.
Tai Timu! Tai Pari! The Tide Ebbs, the Tide Flows
Recent artists' moving image work from Aotearoa exploring indigenous histories and current discourse through an array of filmic languages.
Nine videos originally programmed on Masons Screen 2016-22, addressing e-bikes, Matariki, reclaimed histories and more.
BORDER CROSSING CHILDREN’S FILM FESTIVAL
A series of screenings for Ukrainian children at refugee centres on the Poland / Hungary border.
CIRCUIT at Oberhausen Short Film Festival 2022
Six works speaking to the present through archives, tourist souvenirs, familial legacies and pandemic histories.
Laura Duffy: Spawn
An experimental new work by Laura Duffy commissioned specifically for the online context by the Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI) + CIRCUIT.
Tagata Moana Moving Image Award
Christopher Ulutupu is the recipient of the 2022 Tagata Moana Moving Image Award.
Six Artists Respond to the Poetry of Joanna Margaret Paul
A screening at Dunedin Public Art Gallery of Six Artists Respond to Joanna Margaret Paul.
Kauri Wharewera's work Te kahui o Matariki is the second annual Matariki commission for Masons Screen.
A new exhibition of multi-media work by Jamie Berry.
Sovereign Pacific/Pacific Sovereigns
2019's Artist Cinema Commissions are five new works by Rangituhia Hollis, Ana Iti, Alex Monteith, Sione Monu, and Gary-Ross Pastrana.
The Sound of Seeing
A series of three film screenings that present an alternative history of Aotearoa experimental music, seen through artists' film and video.
AURA Festival of Moving Images 2020 was presented by CIRCUIT in association with Pātaka Art + Museum, Porirua.
A curated selection of recent artists' film and video from Aotearoa, shown at the Remai Modern in Saskatoon.
Experiment 120 (La nature, les machines et les objets)
A programme of works that CIRCUIT was invited to curate for the EXPERIMENT 120 festival of films for children in Nantes, France.
Mana Moana Residency: Israel Randell
Nau mai, haere mai to Israel Randell, our 2020 Mana Moana Resident.
Tanya Te Miringa Te Rorarangi Ruka, Kōhatu Tipua
CIRCUIT and the Wellington City Council present Kōhatu Tipua, a new work by Tanya Te Miringa Te Rorarangi Ruka.
CIRCUIT at Rotterdam Film Festival 2020
CIRCUIT artists at the Rotterdam International Film Festival.
In the Shadow of Wellywood
Mike Heynes, Max Fleury, Anna Brimer, and Pippy McClenaghan show new work that reuses cast-offs and found materials.
An Oceanic Feeling
A screening of .TV, described in Artforum as “a deadly serious but wittily poised prophecy of environmental oblivion."
Projection Series #6: A Little Faith
Seven artist videos examining the pitfalls of trust. As confidence in political systems plummets worldwide, what alternative belief systems might we choose to explore?