Exhibition Archive — 2018
Para Matchitt: Whakapapa IV
In Te Ao Māori the wharenui bridges the earthly and the spiritual through carvings of whakapapa (genealogy) connecting the world of the living with their tūpuna (ancestors) and the realm of the gods.
Abstractions: Works from the Govett-Brewster Collection
This exhibition focuses on the history and influence of geometric abstraction (particularly from the west coast of the United States) on artists in New Zealand.
Fiona Connor: Object Classrooms
Fiona Connor's exhibition follows the path of abstract painter John McLaughlin's work through galleries, art institutions and conservation departments.
Len Lye: Blade
A long-time favourite returns to the Govett-Brewster in early 2018 in Len Lye’s Blade.