An auction of 31 artworks donated by some of Britain's most successful contemporary artists has raised close to 2 million pounds ($NZ3.7m) for survivors of the Grenfell Tower fire that killed about 80 people in June.
Over a year in the making, the The Women's War exhibition has opened at Toitu Otago Settlers Museum.
Paris-based Kiwi artist Marian Fountain’s works are being exhibited in Dunedin this month but one of her greatest honours has been to create a bronze monument as a tribute to NZ tunnellers in World War 1 in Arras.
In this week's Art Seen, James Dignan looks at exhibitions at Gallery DeNovo, Milford Gallery, and the Dunedin Public Art Gallery.
The humble kitchen or backyard chair has become the canvas for 40 glorious artworks by dozens of Dunedin artists.
In this week's Art Seen, James Dignan looks at exhibitions at the Blue Oyster Gallery, the Mint Gallery, and the Koru Gallery.
In this week's Art Seen, James Dignan looks at a small exhibition of art at a small villa, and exhibitions from Brett McDowell Gallery, and Steev Peyroux.
In this week's Art Seen, Robyn Maree Pickens looks at exhibitions by Michael Greaves, the Milford Galleries, and Lucinda Bennett.
Playwright, choreographer and performer Jan Bolwell has turned her search for more information about her North Otago grandfather’s war service into a one-woman show. She tells Rebecca Fox about putting her family’s history on stage.
To help celebrate Dunedin’s Scottish connections a poetry competition is held every year. Rebecca Fox talks to this year’s judges about what they are looking for.
In this week's Art Seen, James Dignan looks at exhibitions by Terry Stringer, Di ffrench, Rodney Hamel.
A British art dealer who abused his position by stealing clients' artworks, including many paintings by Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood, was jailed, the state prosecution service said.
It is the Royal New Zealand Ballet’s Joseph Skelton’s first role as Romeo and he is discovering it is a roller-coaster ride. He tells Rebecca Fox about his lead role.
With a new workshop and new urban lifestyle, New Zealand sculptor Terry Stringer has said goodbye to 20 years of country living. He tells Rebecca Fox about making the transition.
In this week's Art Seen, Robyn Maree Pickens looks at exhibitions by Marie Strauss, Francis Upritchard, and a joint exhibition from Cora-Allan Wickliffe and Daniel Twiss.
Three Dunedin artists have made the finals of the prestigious national Wallace Art Awards.
In this week's Art Seen: James Dignan looks at exhibitions by Laurence Aberhart, Karen Baddock, and Rachel Hope Allan.
With the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Guadalcanal in the Solomon Islands commemorated in early August, Gillian Vine looks at how three Dunedin artists recorded the Pacific War.
In this week's Art Seen, Robyn Maree Pickens looks at exhibitions from Inge Doesburg Gallery, and Mike Crawford
When the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbour on December 7, 1941, New Zealanders realised the possibility of invasion was a very real one.