Visual Arts

The Photography of Brian Brake and Steve McCurry
Picturing Asia: Double Take
8 - 26 March Te Uru Waitakere Contemporary Gallery Picturing Asia, an exhibition at Te Uru Waitakere Contemporary Gallery, features photographs of Asia by two great masters of documentary photography: Brian Brake and Steve McCurry. shortlist
A large-scale sculpture by artist Yona Lee that explores the structure and pulse...
In Transit (Arrival)
11 - 26 March Te Tuhi Commissioned by Te Tuhi, Yona Lee’s large-scale sculpture made of stainless steel tubing, explores the structure and pulse of civilisation. shortlist
Still, Like Air, I'll Rise
8 - 25 March ST PAUL St Gallery, AUT University This group exhibition which takes its title from Maya Angelou’s poem of resistance, revisits New Zealand artist Lisa Reihana’s Wog Features 26 years on. shortlist
Two German migrants 'go native' in and around Apia to question Samoan nationalis...
Der Papālagi (The White Man)
8 - 25 March ST PAUL St Gallery, AUT University Two German migrants who have lived in Sāmoa for over 24 years appear in indigenous Sāmoan regalia in this photographic series by Yuki Kihara. shortlist
This entrancing installation engages all senses
The Exquisite Wound
10 - 26 March Silo 6, Wynyard Quarter Granted the 2016 award for art and science collaboration, Rebecca Swan’s installation uses photographs, video, original music and interactive projections to raise questions about existence. shortlist
This dynamic installation by three artists involved in eco-activism celebrates o...
The Halo Project
8 - 26 March The Playspace An installation that celebrates our native birdlife through visual art and sound and that acknowledges the many positive impacts of New Zealand’s restored habitats and sanctuaries. shortlist
Be inspired by the creative young artists taking part in the Eye Spy. See their ...
Whānui: EYE SPY
8 - 26 March Auckland Wide Be inspired by the creative children taking part in Eye Spy. See their creativity flourish as they learn about photography and explore the world through a camera lens.
...make this show a priority. You won’t see anything like it again any time soon
Power Plant
12 - 19 March Auckland Domain A captivating nocturnal bush walk through enchanting, delicate light and sound installations created by five internationally acclaimed artists and with guest New Zealand artist sonicsfromscratch. shortlist

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A multi-sensory installation
Between the Dog and the Wolf
14 - 18 March Basement Theatre Explore the relationship between the world as it is and the world as we perceive it in this intimate visual and aural experience by Julieanne Eason. shortlist
a gateway to the arts across all of Auckland
White Night
18 March Auckland Wide Aotearoa's White Night is on again! A free cultural event with plenty of arty engagements. Six hours, non-stop, throughout Auckland. shortlist
Vanished Delft is an exhibition of contemporary objectmaking in rooms once home ...
Vanished Delft
14 - 26 March Pah Homestead An exhibition of contemporary domestic objects displayed on the mantelpieces in the Ballroom and Drawing Room of the late 19th-Century Italianate mansion, Pah Homestead. shortlist