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New Zealand Premiere of Candice Breitz Video Installations

Thursday, 5 February 2015, 5:09 pm | City Gallery Wellington

City Gallery Wellington is thrilled to present video installations by acclaimed international artist, Candice Breitz. On show for the first time in New Zealand, from 28 March until 26 June, these multi-screen installations explore identity and the way we are ... More >>

CITY TALKS: Patrick Clifford

Monday, 10 November 2014, 9:56 am | City Gallery Wellington

Architect Patrick Clifford presents an illustrated discussion on his career. Clifford is the current New Zealand Institute of Architects 2014 Gold Medallist — the highest honour in New Zealand architecture awarded for career achivement — and a director ... More >>

City Gallery Tuatara Open Late - Thursday 2 October

Friday, 26 September 2014, 2:38 pm | City Gallery Wellington

Tuatara Open Late Live music with the Balkanistas, Future Sounds of Mzansi and DJ B.Lo More >>

Yvonne Todd's Beauticans, Socialites, Vegans and Christians

Friday, 19 September 2014, 1:56 pm | City Gallery Wellington

This summer, City Gallery will host the largest exhibition to date by award-winning photographer Yvonne Todd. It’s the first time the entire gallery has been devoted to just one artist. Creamy Psychology, curated by Robert Leonard, includes around ... More >>

An Elephant in the Room

Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 4:16 pm | City Gallery Wellington

Public preview of William Kentridge’s ‘The Refusal of Time’ at City Gallery Tuatara Open Late, Thursday 4 September, 5-10pm More >>

Hotere’s Godwit/Kuaka flies south this September

Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 1:59 pm | City Gallery Wellington

City Gallery is delighted to announce that one of Ralph Hotere’s greatest works is landing in the capital this September. Godwit/Kuaka (originally titled The Flight of Godwit ) is a huge 18-metre long mural first created in 1977 for Auckland International ... More >>

City Gallery celebrates 21 years in Civic Square

Thursday, 31 July 2014, 2:05 pm | City Gallery Wellington

City Gallery celebrates 21 years in Civic Square Wellington invited to join the party at August Tuatara Open Late More >>

Hany Armanious’ Selflok comes to City Gallery Wellington

Tuesday, 29 July 2014, 1:25 pm | City Gallery Wellington

Elves, beer steins and wax ice-cream cones are all part of Hany Armanious’ whimsical, mysterious and playful installation, Selflok, which is coming to City Gallery Wellington this September. More >>

A Mesmerising Exploration of Time at City Gallery

Monday, 7 July 2014, 4:21 pm | City Gallery Wellington

Giant ticking metronomes, bicycle wheels, a shadowy march of figures – South African artist William Kentridge’s stunning multi-channel video work has captivated audiences across the globe and will soon be shown in New Zealand, at City Gallery Wellington, ... More >>

Celebrate Matariki with Dudley Benson

Wednesday, 11 June 2014, 5:23 pm | City Gallery Wellington

Dudley Benson, Kiwi composer and performer extraordinaire, will be performing at City Gallery’s Tuatara Open Late on Thursday 3 July as part of Matariki Wellington’s Art Night: Pō Whakaatu Toi event. For one magical-Matariki night, free buses will ... More >>

Catch the Art Night bus for Matariki

Wednesday, 4 June 2014, 10:58 am | City Gallery Wellington

City Gallery is delighted to be a part of Matariki Wellington – a region-wide arts festival welcoming the Maori New Year with events and exhibitions throughout June and July. More >>

Chris Marker's Owls at Noon Prelude: The Hollow Men

Tuesday, 3 June 2014, 4:52 pm | City Gallery Wellington

From June 21, City Gallery commemorates the centenary of WWI with an emotive eight-screen video installation by pioneer French filmmaker Chris Marker, Owls at Noon Prelude: The Hollow Men (2005). More >>

Linguistic Galaxies in the Mind’s Eye

Wednesday, 30 April 2014, 5:18 pm | City Gallery Wellington

Obsessed with everyday language, Brisbane artist Grant Stevens’ computer-generated videos feature words sourced from TV, movies and the Internet. His multi-video exhibition, opening at City Gallery on 28 June, explores human psychology and communication in ... More >>

Local Hero of Typography

Monday, 14 April 2014, 2:05 pm | City Gallery Wellington

City Gallery is pleased to announce Churchward Samoa, a new exhibition featuring the work of Joseph Churchward QSM (1932–2013), a local hero of typography. More >>

Photography exhibition direct from Venice Biennale

Tuesday, 18 March 2014, 11:10 am | City Gallery Wellington

Direct from the 2013 Venice Biennale, City Gallery presents Lexicon, an exhibition by acclaimed Dutch art and fashion photographer, Viviane Sassen. All photographs in Lexicon were shot in Africa. More >>

Playful, interactive exhibition

Tuesday, 4 March 2014, 10:57 am | City Gallery Wellington

The large high-energy sculptures and playful shapes of Korean-New Zealand artist Seung Yul Oh are coming to City Gallery Wellington. MOAMOA, A Decade opens 31st More >>

Festival goers to be treated for ‘Art Anxiety’

Tuesday, 11 February 2014, 11:27 am | City Gallery Wellington

During the NZ Festival, City Gallery is aware that many people will be suffering from ‘Art Anxiety', or what has come to be known as KUNST ANGST. In response to this, City Gallery has called on the help of Melbourne based, Wellington artist Jason ... More >>

Photographs of 1981 Springbok tour to be exhibited

Wednesday, 15 January 2014, 2:18 pm | City Gallery Wellington

Photographs of the 1981 Springbok tour and 1970s anti-apartheid protests feature in John Miller’s Tour Scrums , which opens on Saturday 1 February 2014. More >>

Turner Prize winner Simon Starling comes to City Gallery

Wednesday, 8 January 2014, 5:13 pm | City Gallery Wellington

For the New Zealand Festival, City Gallery Wellington is excited to be presenting an exhibition by Turner Prize-winning artist Simon Starling, opening on Friday 21 February. In Speculum is the first survey of the artist’s work in Australasia, ... More >>

City Gallery Wellington congratulates curator

Wednesday, 2 October 2013, 6:40 pm | City Gallery Wellington

City Gallery Wellington is delighted that Robert Leonard has been announced as the curator for New Zealand’s presentation at the 56th Venice Biennale in 2015. Robert Leonard earlier this year was appointed Senior Curator at City Gallery Wellington, ... More >>



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