Mark Amery

Billy Apple, Less is Moore, Wellington, 28 March 2009. Commissioned by the Adam Art Gallery for One Day Sculpture.
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One Day Sculpture has been good at exploring widely what art can look like today, and our relationsh
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Louise Purvis’s Dog Head Hill. Photo: Stephen A'Court
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Sculpture often provides us with conversations between nature and culture.
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The Sacred Hart (2008) included in Terry Urbahn Selected Works 1994-2008 by special arrangement with Auckland Festival. Image courtesy of Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth.
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If ever there was an artist I never expected to find exhibiting in a church it is Terry Urbahn.
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On first mention you’d be excused for wondering if the National Drawing Award was some kind of ironi
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We need artists to perplex us with what might seem like mindless acts of violence on what we conside
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By Mark Amery Courtesy of The Dominion Post Opening Tuesday night at DAF106 Gallery was BA$H by Ruby Nekk. Nekk's art is billed as guaranteed to retain its value, and able to be "disassembled and…
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By Mark Amery Courtesy of The Dominion Post Nothing more epitomises the awkwardness of Te Papa's internal architecture and its status as national-gallery-as-afterthought than its Sculpture…
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By Mark Amery Courtesy of The Dominion Post Last Wednesday night Wellington city residents were subject to a practise run for a new tsunami and civil defence warning system. A helicopter carrying…
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By Mark Amery Courtesy of The Dominion Post 18th century English artist William Hogarth has been credited with inventing the comic strip. Yet the complexity of many of his intensely detailed…
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By Mark Amery Courtesy of The Dominion Post I'm getting '70s flashbacks at Enjoy Gallery at present. Recall of my father's friends propensity to show off their immaculate, expensive wooden…
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