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03 October 2012
Singular Companions: Sculpture from the Collection (1 December 2012 – 27 January 2013) presents works that are either new to the Govett-Brewster’s collection or have not been on display to the public for many years.
Sculptural form is paramount in this exhibition with works that are cast,...
27 September 2012
This beautiful new publication Laurence Aberhart: Recent Taranaki Photographs is published to accompany the Govett-Brewster Art Gallery exhibition of the same name.
All works from Laurence Aberhart: Recent Taranaki Photographs are reproduced, accompanied by earlier Taranaki works produced by the...
15 April 2010
The Govett-Brewster is proud to present two highlights from its contemporary art holdings with Songbirds and Elephants for Sale: Two Works from the Collection, a major double installation reflecting the Collection’s focus on contemporary art from the Pacific region.
Admired New Plymouth artist Don...
06 March 2009
A wealth of contemporary art is set to be revealed at the Govett-Brewster Art Gallery this autumn.
The Gallery welcomes New York-based Venezuelan artist Javier Téllez to New Zealand for the first time.
The work of Téllez reflects a sustained interest in bringing peripheral communities and...
29 January 2009
A short film by Len Lye is in classic company after being named as one of 25 works selected for the American National Film Registry.
Lye's four-minute film Free Radicals has been deemed by the United States Librarian of Congress as "culturally, historically or aesthetically" significant, requiring...