Otago Daily Times: Arts

Goldie portraits fetch $900,000

Three portraits by New Zealand artist Charles Frederick Goldie fetched almost $900,000 at auction last night.

The flavour of home

The flavour of home

Sometimes you feel you could step into a large landscape painting, such as Sam Foley's. Charmian Smith talks to the Dunedin artist about his 20th solo exhibition.

Art seen: October 30

Art seen: October 30

''Earth & Sky: New Forms'', Ann Robinson (Milford Galleries Dunedin)

Seeking serenity

Seeking serenity

Renowned Chinese sculptor Sun Qi has embarked on the biggest challenge of his career. Bruce Munro talks to the new Dunedin resident about projects past and future, adding meaning to life, and translating a lifetime of art in an alien context.

Attendance 'on a par'

Attendance 'on a par'

The more than 10,000 tickets sold to Arts Festival Dunedin this year put attendance rates ''on a par'' with past festivals with similar calibre artists, festival director Nicholas McBryde says.

Sculptures by the sea

Port Chalmers artist Charlotte Parallel has created a work for NZ Sculpture OnShore, a biennial outdoor sculpture exhibition which raises funds for Women's Refuge NZ and is held at the clifftop Fort Takapuna Reserve on Auckland's North Shore.

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