Liyen Chong at Page Blackie Gallery

Page Blackie Gallery is proud to announce we now represent Liyen Chong. Liyen gained her undergraduate degree in Painting, and Masters in Fine Art (with Distinction) in Design at the University of Canterbury, Christchurch. In 2005 she won a travelling … Continue reading

Karl Maughan – opens next week

Karl Maughan’s new exhibition opens at Page Blackie Gallery on Tuesday (8 December) from 5:30pm. Karl will be present at the opening and exhibition previews are available by appointment. Contact the Gallery for details.


We’ve been nominated for Best Art Experience and we’re up against Kusama. Click here to give us your support. (Scroll down to VOTE HERE) Thanks in advance!

Art News hits

Check out the latest edition of Art News for articles on PBG artists including, Dick Frizzell, Neil Dawson, Heather Straka, John Walsh and Paul Dibble.

Lyonel Grant: Arts Foundation Laureate

The Arts Foundation has announced its five Laureates for 2009 including PBG artist, Lyonel Grant. Also named: writer Witi Ihimaera, photographer Anne Noble and musicians Richard Nunns and Chris Knox. Congratulations to Lyonel. After so many years of incredible work, … Continue reading

Nominations for Wellington’s BEST ART EXPERIENCE

This years nominees have been announced for Wellington’s ‘Best Art Experience’. Voting opens soon. Will be interesting to see if a dealer can beat Kusama.

Andrew Drummond in SCULPTURE magazine

Andrew Drummond has been interviewed for the International Sculpture Centre’s SCULPTURE magazine – the only New Zealander to have ever been invited. Congratulations to Andrew. Outstanding to have such a comprehensive interview in this prestigious publication. Pick up a copy … Continue reading

Dick Frizzell exhibition opening

Dick Frizzell’s exhibition, TALKING TO THINGS, opens at PBG next Tuesday evening (10 Nov), from 5:30pm. Dick will be in attendance.

Review of current PBG show in Dom Post this morning

Mark Amery has reviewed PBG’s LANDSCAPE exhibition (on show until 7 Nov) in this morning’s Dom. Click the image to read the article, or read the online version here on the Big Idea Website.

Dick Frizzell talks about PBG exhibition on Close Up

Click here to view last night’s interview of Dick Frizzell on Close Up, where Dick talks through painting his beautiful upcoming exhibition for PBG.Dick’s show opens at PBG on 10 November. Contact the Gallery for details.