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OCT 03

The Govett-Brewster showcases rarely seen sculpture from its collection

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,... More »

SEP 27

Govett-Brewster Art Gallery releases its new publication Laurence Aberhart: Recent Taranaki Photographs

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... More »

APR 15

Collection highlights on show at the Govett-Brewster

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... More »

MAR 06

Govett-Brewster unveils autumn exhibitions

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... More »

JAN 29

Len Lye film chosen for prestigious US registry

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... More »

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