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An open conversation on libraries, learning and public space

Friday, 17 May 2019, 1:12 pm | Enjoy Art Gallery

Please join us for Common Knowledge: an open conversation on libraries, learning and public space. More >>

It follows, presented by Taipei Contemporary Art Center

Friday, 2 November 2018, 3:04 pm | Enjoy Art Gallery

As part of an exchange with Enjoy, Taipei Contemporary Art Center have developed an installation ahead of their visit to Wellington in late November. This “primer” begins to unpack some of the social, political and artistic ambitions of TCAC and ... More >>

Open Call to the Future

Friday, 12 October 2018, 2:38 pm | Enjoy Art Gallery

After eighteen years of operation and development from its roots as an artist-run space, Enjoy is contemplating the future. Over the next year, in consultation with our audiences, we will be actively reflecting on the ways our organisation continues ... More >>

Hannah Valentine, Vivienne Worn: Looking in, breathing out

Wednesday, 30 May 2018, 1:46 pm | Enjoy Art Gallery

Hannah Valentine and Vivienne Worn Looking in, breathing out 7 June – 30 June 2018 Opening Wednesday 6 June, 5:30pm More >>

Opening: Bronte Perry and Ange Perry

Tuesday, 3 April 2018, 4:17 pm | Enjoy Art Gallery

and my heart is soft is an installation of sculpture and weaving by Ange and Bronte Perry. As mother and child with Pākeha, Māori and Croatian heritage, their collaboration confronts the ideas of unknowing and re-learning, exploring gaps and incommensurabilities ... More >>

Is That the Art? A Broken Window In An Otherwise Empty Room

Thursday, 22 March 2018, 9:04 am | Enjoy Art Gallery

Walking into Enjoy Public Art Gallery, it is easy to assume that the gallery isn’t hosting an exhibition. The walls are blank and there appears to be nothing in the room. But talk to the gallery staff and you’ll soon find that what you may have ... More >>

Young artists break gallery window for new exhibition

Thursday, 8 March 2018, 11:12 am | Enjoy Art Gallery

For their upcoming exhibition at Enjoy Public Art Gallery, two ambitious young artists are only doing one thing to an otherwise empty gallery: breaking a window. The aim of the project? To start a conversation about what art can be. More >>

Opening February 7: Aliyah Winter, hardening

Thursday, 25 January 2018, 4:16 pm | Enjoy Art Gallery

Aliyah Winter - hardening 8 February – 10 March 2018 Opening: Wednesday 7 February, 5:30pm Matiu Island Walk Saturday 3 March (weather dependent) More >>

Acquisition of TUCAT Collection by the Chartwell Collection

Thursday, 9 November 2017, 1:53 pm | Enjoy Art Gallery

Riff Raff and Enjoy Public Art Gallery are pleased to announce the acquisition of the Trust Us Contemporary Art Trust Collection by the Chartwell Collection. More >>

Acqusition of the TUCAT Collection

Thursday, 9 November 2017, 12:29 pm | Enjoy Art Gallery

Riff Raff and Enjoy Public Art Gallery are pleased to announce the acquisition of the Trust Us Contemporary Art Trust Collection by the Chartwell Collection. More >>

I huti a Manaia i te ika and his heart was broken

Wednesday, 18 October 2017, 4:26 pm | Enjoy Art Gallery

Through a series of moving image, sound and photographic works, Ngahuia Harrison’s exhibition I huti a Manaia i te ika and his heart was broken begins at the Marsden Point Oil Refinery at the mouth of the Whangarei Harbour (Northland, New Zealand). More >>

Artist talk and shared lunch with Callum Devlin

Tuesday, 19 September 2017, 12:37 pm | Enjoy Art Gallery

Artist talk and shared lunch with Callum Devlin Saturday 23 September from 12:30pm To celebrate the conclusion of the UNTITLED EXAMINATION PROJECT , we’re pushing the desks together and hosting an artist talk with Callum Devlin at 12:30pm. Following ... More >>

Opening: Dave Marshall, Terrestrials

Tuesday, 19 September 2017, 12:24 pm | Enjoy Art Gallery

Dave Marshal l Terrestrial s 28 September – 21 October Opening Wednesday 27 September, 5.30p m A show about earth, flames, pottery and your locatio n Terrestrials takes locality as a starting point for activity, looking at the formation of culture through ... More >>

Artist talk and screening of Pink Narcissus

Tuesday, 16 May 2017, 2:59 pm | Enjoy Art Gallery

Beginning with film stills and photographs from 1970s gay cinema and print erotica, Robbie Handcock’s paintings explore historic depictions of gay sexuality in order to consider contemporary queer existence. More >>

How to learn? A Discussion on Emerging Curatorial Education

Thursday, 4 May 2017, 12:57 pm | Enjoy Art Gallery

With consideration to the development of postgraduate programmes in art curatorship, increased competition for curatorial internships and a growing number of workshops and intensives on the subject, Enjoy is pleased to present a discussion on current ... More >>

Opening next week: Caressing the silver rectangle

Wednesday, 26 April 2017, 12:30 pm | Enjoy Art Gallery

As digital technologies shift and evolve, they open up new and increasingly complex interfaces with notions of identity and embodiment. In this way, the design language of media such as spam ad banners, laptop track pads and voice assistants like Siri ... More >>

Evangeline Riddiford Graham: Look out, Fred!

Wednesday, 22 March 2017, 2:32 pm | Enjoy Art Gallery

Incorporating spoken word and found objects, Look out, Fred! is a new installation by Evangeline Riddiford Graham that explores relationships between contemporary mythmaking and classical texts. More >>

WITCH BITCH presents Statuesque Anarchy

Wednesday, 22 February 2017, 4:05 pm | Enjoy Art Gallery

Manu Vaea, Pati Solomona Tyrell, Sione Monu WITCH BITCH presents Statuesque Anarchy 10 March – April 1, 2017 Curated by Tanu Gago Opening: Thursday March 9, 5:30pm Artist Panel Discussion: Saturday 11 March, 2pm Performance Showcase: Saturday 11 ... More >>

BUY ENJOY 2016: The annual Enjoy Fundraiser

Friday, 2 December 2016, 10:41 am | Enjoy Art Gallery

Buy Enjoy 2016 14 – 17 December, 2017 Opening: Wednesday 14 December, 5:30pm All artworks $125 cash and carry Donations by emerging and established artists More >>

Now opening next Tuesday: Gardens Against the Sun

Tuesday, 15 November 2016, 3:45 pm | Enjoy Art Gallery

Gardens against the Sun Constance Mary, Evangeline Davis, Wojciech Gasiorowski, Xander Dixon, ZoeBokany Curated by Jordana Bragg 23 November – 10 December 2016 Opening: Tuesday 22 November, 5:30pm Due to the recent earthquakes and extreme weather ... More >>