Author Archives: James Blackie

Art meets Coffee

Gallery Artist Marita Hewitt has recently designed an eco-friendly disposable coffee cup collaborating with New Zealand company, Innocent Packaging. The work printed on the cup is entitled Bibliography for an Unwritten Thesis, which presents a list of read content referencing … Continue reading

Reuben Paterson at Te Uru Waitakere

Reuben Paterson and Lonnie Hutchinson have teamed together to present ‘Relative Reciprocity’, an exhibition celebrating Matariki at Te Uru Waitakere Contemporary Gallery. Reuben and Lonnie are well-known for having firmly embedded Māori and Polynesian world-views and visual languages into their … Continue reading

Max Gimblett on Radio NZ

Radio New Zealand aired a wonderful interview with Max Gimblett on Kim Hill’s Saturday Morning programme. To listen to the interview, please visit the Radio New Zealand website here.

‘Max Gimblett: Original Mind’ showing in DocEdge Festival

The documentary, Max Gimblett: Original Mind, will feature in this year’s DocEdge Festival. The film documents the life and process of the eccentric creative genius, Max Gimblett, and provides a fascinating insight into his artistic practice. Two screening will take … Continue reading

Sarah Munro at the Adam Art Gallery

Artwork by Sarah Munro is currently included in the Adam Art Gallery’s exhibition, ‘Acting Out’. This show presents a survey of artists who have created artworks that examine the relations between bodies and forms. For more information about the exhibition … Continue reading

Andrew Drummond at The Suter Gallery

The Suter Gallery will be showcasing a major solo exhibition of Andrew Drummond‘s sculptures in which reworked artworks will sit alongside new large-scale pieces that explore our senses and environment. The exhibition runs from 6 May until 30 July and … Continue reading

Reuben Paterson at The Suter 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