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Courtney Johnston, Director Dowse Art Museum

Courtney Johnston, Director Dowse Art Museum

Courtney talks about ‘the caring museum’, the potential of museums to be places of emotion and organisations that care for the people around them at our April Monica Brewster Evening, Tuesday 29 April, 6.00-8.00pm, The Mayfair.

Reuben Paterson <em>The Golden Bearing</em> 2014

Reuben Paterson The Golden Bearing 2014

Reuben Paterson The Golden Bearing 2014 (on the Boatshed Lawn, Pukekura Park, New Plymouth until 27 July 2014). Photo Bryan James

Reuben Paterson

Reuben Paterson

2013 Govett-Brewster New Zealand Artist in Residence Reuben Paterson

<em>Len Lye: Motion Sketch</em>

Len Lye: Motion Sketch

Len Lye Tusalava 1929 (film still, detail). Motion Sketch is the first survey of Lye's practice to be exhibited in New York. The Drawing Centre, New York, US 16 April - 8 June 2014

Fiona Pardington: Three Works

Fiona Pardington: Three Works

Fiona Pardington Taranaki Heitiki White Mussel Shell Eyes, Okains Bay Maori and Colonial Museum 2002. Silver bromide fibre based print. At the Lane Gallery, Puke Ariki, New Plymouth until 16 April 2014

Wind Wands

Wind Wands

Len Lye Wind Wands (1961, 2013 reconstruction). Part of the 2014 exhibition Art of Its Own Making at the Pulitzer Foundation for the Arts, St Louis, USA 13 February to 23 August 2014

Crystallised

Crystallised

Carmen Rogers Crystallised 2013 in the Govett-Brewster Open Window on New Plymouth's Queen St until 4 May 2014. Courtesy the artist.

Reuben Paterson <em>The Golden Bearing</em> 2014

Reuben Paterson The Golden Bearing 2014

Reuben Paterson The Golden Bearing 2014 (installation view Boatshed Lawn, Pukekura Park, New Plymouth from 8 February to 27 July 2014). Photo Bryan James

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