Small is the new big, they say! From the tiny-house movement to micro-gardens, painted miniatures to lower case text, beautiful things come in small sizes!
In this group exhibition, a diverse retinue of contemporary artists from throughout New Zealand present small-scale works in a big way! Sculpture, painting, drawing, photography, and more meet together in a small, but by no means little show! If you are looking for original, contemporary artworks for clients or Christmas gifts, there really is no better place to find what you’re looking for than the ATELIER Studio|Gallery DOWNSCALE show this Nov/Dec.
This Exhibition runs from Saturday 24 November to Saturday 22 December
Krystee Craig, Symen Hunter, Amanda Watson, Fiona Lees, Caroline Burton, Gaylene A. Barnes, Greta Greenwood, Darryn George, Leilani Frangipani, David James
THE ESSENTIAL MARK
20th of October to the 17th of November
Drawing is observational, expressive, conceptual, part of a process to something more, and the finished work in itself. Drawing is explorative, revealing, and at times highly personal. In this exhibition, The Essential Mark, we have the opportunity to present drawings and works on paper from over 15 different artists from throughout New Zealand. You will find a variety of approaches to drawing and a variety of subject matter, and in all, you will have the opportunity to enjoy the uniqueness of the artist’s sensibilities toward their essential mark.
Group Exhibition: Drawings and Works on Paper
PUNAKAIKI: GATES AND JOURNEYS
15th of September to the 13th of October
In Punakaiki: Gates and Journeys, Jessica Crothall presents a highly personalised way of visually responding to the land, through layering textures and abstracting shapes and colours of the West Coast rainforests, making them a symbol not only of Punakaiki but also the land of Aotearoa as a whole.
Solo Exhibition: Jessica Crothall
SONG OF ALL SONGS
11th of August to 8th of September
The series of work Song of all Songs explores the complexity and mystery of love, desire, and beauty expressed through the rawness and transparency of real relationship.
Song of all Songs touches on the human desire for connection – connection with one another, and connection with the divine – and in return, it reveals also the heart of the divine to connect with humanity.
Solo Exhibition: David James
7th of July to 4th of August 2018
5 Women Painters – Exploring the Painted Surface
Featuring: Amanda Watson, Erin O’Malley, Jill Smith, Jessica Crothall and Arwen Flowers.
Quality Of Life
2nd of June to 30th of June 2018
Featuring: Darryn George, Kees Bruin, Amanda Watson, Fiona Lees, Symen Hunter, and David James. (ATELIER Inaugural Exhibition)
Tuesday to Friday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Also, open by appointment.
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Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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