Just opened in the last week is the new Len Lye exhibition at the Govett-Brewster Art Gallery. A few quick images below and more detail here.
You can see the titular film and the inspiration for the exhibition’s colours here.
Architecture New Zealand magazine recently published my short text about celebrating 40 years of Len Lye at the Govett-Brewster Art Gallery around the Sky Snakes exhibition. It’s now available online here.
Currently running at the MMCA in Seoul is the exhibition Movement Making Movememnt featuring animated films by Lotte Reiniger, Oskar Fischinger, Len Lye, Karel Zeman, and Norman McLaren. My essay “Cinematic Splashes” features in the catalogue which you can buy here.
The exhibition runs 23 April – 26 September 2021.
Brett Graham’s exhibition Tai Moana, Tai Tangata opened at City Gallery Wellington recently. More details here. Reconfigured for the CGW galleries, the exhibition drops two works and gains the new work below, Monument (2020). There’s a new RNZ interview with the artist this week too.
The Govett-Brewster’s earlier version of the exhibition is now available as a virtual tour, here.