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New writing about Shout Whisper Wail! The 2017 Chartwell Show

SEEING THE SOUNDSCAPE: A CONVERSATION BETWEEN THE AURAL & THE VISUAL By Catriona Britton ‘Music is not limited to the world of sound. There exists a music of the visual world.’ — Oskar Fischinger When you enter an art gallery, you may notice how quiet... more


Chartwell supports The Tomorrow People at Adam Art Gallery, Wellington

The Chartwell Trust is supporting the exhibition The Tomorrow People, at Adam Art Gallery, University of Victoria, Wellington, NZ. www.adamartgallery.org.nz Featuring the works of 25 artists, the exhibition focuses on an emerging generation of artists and their hopes, concerns and questions... more


Willow- a new installation by Sara Hughes

WILLOW is a new installation by Sara Hughes at Tauranga Art Gallery - supported by The Chartwell Trust. This major atrium project references local architecture and histories relevant to Tauranga. “I have a deep interest in the ways that art can interact and engage with site and add to... more


Chartwell Collection part of Big Day Art at Auckland Art Gallery

Chartwell works and Chartwell projects were part of the fabulous Big Day Art at Auckland Art Gallery, New Zealand on 23 July 2017. Curated by Ariane Craig Smith, the day was full of art featuring artists, sound performers, mark making, tours, actions and lots and lots of families. Performance... more


Shout Whisper Wail-The 2017 Chartwell Show. Now available: Digital Catalogue

The digital catalogue, featuring interviews with all exhibiting artists in Shout Whisper Wail- The 2017 Chartwell Show is available for viewing here: https://youtu.be/nUuU6O4MOGg The catalogue also includes a interview with Australian artist John Nixon, whose works in the Chartwell Collection... more


Shout, Whisper, Wail - The Chartwell Show 2017

Shout Whisper Wail! The 2017 Chartwell Show opens on Saturday 20 May at Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki with free entry. The exhibition features 11 contemporary artists who use space, performance, sound, music and voice to emphasise the encounter between art and its audience. The Chartwell... more


Shannon Novak at Dunedin Public Art Gallery

Shannon Novak is exhibiting a body of work called The Expanded Gallery, at the Dunedin Public Art Gallery and is using the app known as Aurasma to introduce an augmented reality (AR) experience for viewers using their own mobile phones. Using locations including Moray Place and Dunedin City Council... more


Yona Lee, In Transit (Arrival) at Te Tuhi

Chartwell Trust has supported Yona's Lee's exhibition, In Transit (Arrival), at Te Tuhi, Pakuranga, Auckland until 19 November 2017. Commissioned in association with Auckland Arts Festival with curator Bruce Phillips, Lee's work incorporates an installation of elaborate linear steel structures which... more


Yukihiro Taguchi at Te Uru

Chartwell Trust has supported the visit of Japanese born, Berlin based artist Yukihiro Taguchi to come to Auckland to make a new work and exhibit at Te Uru, Titirangi, Auckland. The exhibition PokePoke, in on from 29 April 2017 -  18 June 2017. The artist uses everyday materials found in... more


Colour is an Abstraction

John Nixon, UNTITLED (Group 1B), 2013 Colour is an Abstraction has opened at Auckland Art Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand. On show until November 2017, the exhibition highlights works by international artists drawn from the Chartwell Collection and the Auckland Art Gallery. These works reflect... more


On Show at Auckland Art Gallery

Yvonne Todd's video work, Denim Seagull, 2013, is currently on show, in a group exhibition titled Performance Portraits, at Auckland Art Gallery. Yvonne Todd, Denim Seagull, 2013, wood, paint, television monitor, television remote, remote control bender, single channel video (high definition,... more


Oscar Enberg North Terrace Commission

In 2016, Chartwell partners with Auckland Art Gallery's Contemporary Benefactors to commission a work by Oscar Enberg, Troubles de la croissance (der ursprung des pendels) 2016 on the gallery's North Terrace. This site-specific work transforms the North Terrace into a kind of rooftop utility... more


Rohan Wealleans in Hodgkins Fellowship exhibition

Rohan Wealleans' work from the Chartwell Collection, bearer of the light, 2013, canoe and paint, is currently on show in Undreamed Of...50 Years of the Frances Hodgkins Fellowship, at both the Dunedin Public Art Gallery and the Hocken Library, Dunedin. Curated by Priscilla Pitts and running until 26... more


Lee Mingwei and His Relations: The Art of Participation

Lee Mingwei and His Relations: The Art of Participation Auckland Art Gallery, Toi o Tamaki Sat 5 Nov 2016 — Sun 19 Mar 2017 Lee’s projects involve varying degrees of participation from gallery visitors that occur before, during and after the exhibition. Alongside existing projects... more


New Perspectives at Artspace NZ

It is the final week ( until 29 October 2016) for viewing the exhibition New Perspectives at Artspace NZ, level 1, 300 Karangahape Road, Auckland. Artspace NZ has invited internationally renowned New Zealand artist Simon Denny to collaborate on an exhibition project that aims to distill a... more


2017 Frances Hodgkins Fellowship announced

The University of Otago has announced that Auckland artist Campbell Patterson is the 2017 Frances Hodgkins Fellowship recipient. Campbell Patterson is an artist who has been making and exhibiting work in various mediums, often interchanging them, including, writing, sculpture, photography,... more


Nick Austin at Dunedin Public Art Gallery

Dunedin Public Art Gallery's exhibition, Ridiculous Sublime, features a work by Nick Austin from the Chartwell Collection. Nick Austin Negative Production 2014-2015 acrylic on canvas Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki, purchased 2015.   Ridiculous Sublime also... more


Susan Te Kahurangi King in New York

The legendary You Tube art sensation, James Kalm, visited the current exhibition in New York by Susan Te Kahurangi King at Andrew Edlin Gallery, on The Bowery, co-curated by Wellington's Robert Heald, and has posted his video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3stYABxNhLE See works by Susan Te... more


Sally Gabori retrospective exhibition: Dulka Warngiid – Land of All

Dulka Warngiid – Land of All  Queensland Art Gallery 21 May – 28 August 2016 Mirdidingkingathi Juwarnda Sally Gabori: Dulka Warngiid – Land of All is a retrospective exhibition of the late Bentinck Island artist and senior Kaiadilt woman, Sally... more


Light switch and conduit: the Jim Barr and Mary Barr Collection at Dunedin Public Art Gallery

Fiona Connor, Oscar Enberg, Peter Robinson, Kate Newby and Luke Willis Thompson are some of the artists with work in the group exhibition Light switch and conduit: the Jim Barr and Mary Barr Collection at Dunedin Public Art Gallery from 9 April - 14 August 2016. The exhibition includes a... more


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