Author Archives: James Blackie

Reuben Paterson at the Suter Art Gallery

Artwork by Reuben Paterson is currently featured in The River Lie at the Suter Gallery in Nelson. The exhibition features nine New Zealand artists whose artwork complicates the traditional notion of landscape. To read more about the exhibition, please visit … Continue reading

Toby Raine Review on Eye Contact

Congratulations to Toby Raine on his successful exhibition at the Gus Fisher Gallery which marked the conclusion of his doctoral studies at Elam School of Fine Arts. John Hurrell reviewed Toby’s show on Eye Contact, which you can read here. … Continue reading

Christmas and New Year Closure

Page Blackie Gallery will be closed from 24 December until 10 January. Stay tuned for our first exhibition of 2017, featuring works by Toss Woollaston. We wish you all a happy and safe holidays, and look forward to seeing you … Continue reading

Paul Dibble Sculpture Unveiled at the University of Otago

Congratulations to Paul Dibble whose monumental sculpture, Pathways, was unveiled at the University of Otago on Friday 25 November. The artwork consists of five 3.2m tall figures, entitled Moving Forward, Putting Your Best Foot Forward, Looking Ahead, Resolute, and Let … Continue reading

Page Blackie Artists in Frances Hodgkins Fellowship Exhibition

The exhibition ‘Undreamed of … 50 Years of the Frances Hodgkins Fellowship’ opens today at the Dunedin Public Art Gallery and the Hocken Library. Featuring work by Page Blackie Gallery artists, Heather Straka, Andrew Drummond, and Sarah Munro, the exhibition … Continue reading

Proudly Representing Toby Raine

Page Blackie Gallery is proud to announce Toby Raine is joining the Gallery as a represented artist. Toby is currently completing his doctoral studies at Elam School of Fine Arts and will conclude his studies with a solo exhibition at … Continue reading

Ngatai Taepa and John Walsh at the New Zealand Portrait Gallery

From 4 November 2016 – 14 February 2017 the New Zealand Portrait Gallery will host ‘Mau Ahua: Portraits by contemporary Maori artists’, featuring artwork by Ngatai Taepa and John Walsh. For more information about the exhibition, please visit the New … Continue reading

Stuart Robertson on RadioLIVE

Gallery artist, Stuart Robertson, was recently a guest on RadioLIVE to talk about his amazing project, Peace in 10,000 Hands. To listen to the interview, please visit the RadioLIVE website here. For more information about Stuart, or to enquire about … Continue reading

Reuben Paterson in the Dominion Post

Reuben Paterson features in today’s issue of the Dominion Post’s World of Wearable Art supplement. Reuben discusses his glittering contribution to this year’s showcase as well as his current exhibition at Page Blackie Gallery. You can download the article as … Continue reading

Elizabeth Thomson and John Walsh on Radio NZ

Gallery artists, Elizabeth Thomson and John Walsh, have been interviewed by Charlotte Wilson as part of the ‘Art, Music, Life’ series, which explores the role music has in the life and work of prominent New Zealand artists. If you would … Continue reading