Peripheral Relations: Marcel Duchamp and New Zealand Art 1960-2011 is a major exhibition organised by the Adam Art Gallery. Drawing on the PhD research of Marcus Moore, guest curator of the exhibition, it explores the influence of Marcel Duchamp on New Zealand art, canvassing the history of Duchamp’s reception in New Zealand from 1960 to the present.
Installation view September 16 — October 11, 2008 Dashper’s work focuses on the histories, theories and more general or popular ideas of abstraction, conceptualism, and minimalism as a working methodology. The geographical positioning of New Zealand globally and how this country receives and disseminates visual information is also a core subject in Dashper’s work. His practice manifests itself in various forms, including paintings, unique photographs of paintings, found objects infused with abstract images and […]
Installation view of works by Simon Ingram June 2 — July 29, 2007 Curated by Tina Barton, Four Times Painting at the Adam Art Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand, focuses on the work of four contemporary New Zealand artists, who each critically engage with the history and practice of painting. The exhibition includes work by MS artists Simon Ingram and Julian Dashper. Click here to see a video of Simon Ingram’s work in action on […]