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What A Show : New Exhibition - Pattern

Friday, 22 September 2017, 1:23 pm | Matchbox Studios

What a week! There's been a few exciting things happen, one of which is our latest exhibition! The gallery is so lively and colourful, honestly, we think all the artists involved should be pattern themselves on the back ;) More >>

Emerging Artist Reveals Uneasy Truth at Matchbox Studios

Tuesday, 5 September 2017, 11:39 am | Matchbox Studios

This year, Amanda is completing her Bachelor of Creative Industries, majoring in Visual Arts, at the Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology in Tauranga. She is revealing an intimate body of work at the “Human” exhibition at Matchbox Studios on Cuba ... More >>

Call for Submissions 'Moments, Places Times, Spaces'

Thursday, 2 July 2015, 2:08 pm | Matchbox Studios

The show will revolve around each artist's interpretation of the theme 'Moments/Places/Time/Spaces. There are no limitations on the subject matter, we are after a wide range of submissions to encompass a collection of moments/memories captured through photography. More >>

Call for Submissions: Relief Exhibition

Tuesday, 20 January 2015, 2:27 pm | Matchbox Studios

We are seeking works which deal in the concept of the removal of a material to create something new, mediums/processes such as wood cut, paper cutting, carving, lino-cuts, etching. More >>

Matchbox Studios Presents: STREET ART a group exhibition

Thursday, 14 August 2014, 4:17 pm | Matchbox Studios

Come and see a selection of New Zealand's finest street artists work in the gallery. More >>

Spine Exhibition By Deano Shirriffs - runs to Sunday 24 Nov

Wednesday, 20 November 2013, 4:08 pm | Matchbox Studios

All works in this exhibition are inspired by Te Waipounamu, with a large part of that inspiration coming from being in the Southern Alps during a snow storm in the Winter. Through abstract painting I have attempted to channel an essence of landscape ... More >>

Matchbox & Steam Press Presents 'The Wind City'

Friday, 15 November 2013, 3:00 pm | Matchbox Studios

The Wind City sets a young man who is befriended by Maui’s ghost against a young woman who discovers that she is a taniwha – he is fighting to protect Wellington’s human population from patupaiarehe, ponaturi, and other supernatural creatures, while ... More >>

Call for Submissions- Myths & Legends Group Exhibition

Wednesday, 6 November 2013, 4:04 pm | Matchbox Studios

We still have a couple of last minute spots for our upcoming group show 'Myths and Legends' in a couple of weeks. More >>

Matchbox Studios presents 'After Glow'

Monday, 7 October 2013, 3:29 pm | Matchbox Studios

Come check out the work of three 4th year Massey photography students Anna Harding, Hannah Williams and Dillon Anderson. More >>

Call For Submissions- Myth & Legend Exhibition

Wednesday, 11 September 2013, 1:03 pm | Matchbox Studios

The exhibition will focus on the idea of the myth. Myths are universal and timeless stories that reflect and shape our lives. They explore our desires, our fears, our longings and provide narratives that remind us what it means to be human. More >>

Figures In The Fields

Monday, 9 September 2013, 6:55 pm | Matchbox Studios

Jake investigates what makes Modernist paintings and animation compelling to watch. How do technical mechanisms on the canvas/screen, such as gradations of tone, temperature, depth, undulating horizons and open forms engage and immerse the viewer. More >>

Colour and the City: New paintings by Wellington artists

Tuesday, 20 August 2013, 2:06 pm | Matchbox Studios

A group exhibition by seven up and coming Wellington artists, sharing their unique perspectives on the City, among other facets of modern life. This exhibition brings together an eclectic mix of expressive representational artists exploring unique ... More >>

Matchbox Studios presents - Kitsch - A Group Exhibition

Monday, 12 August 2013, 3:32 pm | Matchbox Studios

Fine art has often been handicapped by an internal elitism that enforces a strict criteria of what art is or can be. Art that wasn't considered up to the grade was often labelled kitsch for being too sentimental, marketable or having popular appeal. More >>

Internalise & Paper Thin

Friday, 9 August 2013, 4:29 pm | Matchbox Studios

Matchbox Studios present two solo exhibitions; Internalise and Paper Thin by Wellington based artists Natalie Smith and Ngarongo Phillips. More >>

Matchbox Studios Presents: Internalise// Paper Thin

Monday, 29 July 2013, 4:25 pm | Matchbox Studios

Two solo exhibitions by Wellington based artists Natalie Smith and Ngarongo Phillips. More >>

Product of Colombia- A solo exhibition by Rosa Maria Baquero

Thursday, 11 July 2013, 2:35 pm | Matchbox Studios

'Product of Colombia' reuses original Colombian coffee sacks found in New Zealand in an attempt to provide increased connection between Kiwi coffee drinkers and the families growing the coffee beans in Colombia. More >>

Matchbox Studios: Call for Submissions

Tuesday, 25 June 2013, 2:55 pm | Matchbox Studios

We are now looking for a range of works for an upcoming group exhibition that explores the idea of kitsch which will run for two weeks in August. Fine art has often been handicapped by an internal elitism that enforces a strict criteria of what art is ... More >>

3D Origami Workshop: Matchbox Studios

Thursday, 13 June 2013, 3:14 pm | Matchbox Studios

Try your hand at 3D origami making! This 1 hour workshop involves modular origami technique, which connects separate pieces of origami to form one larger piece. Easy stuff, anyone can learn it! $20 which includes all supplies. More >>

We Are All Animals Exhibition At Matchbox

Wednesday, 29 May 2013, 6:39 pm | Matchbox Studios

A group exhibition about animals and us... More >>

Personal is Political – Call for Submissions

Wednesday, 8 May 2013, 11:58 am | Matchbox Studios

We are looking for submissions for a group exhibition that will run for two weeks in June. This exhibition will focus on works that seek to highlight, illuminate and demonstrate how systems of powers are at work today. More >>





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