ELLWOOD shortlisted for PARKIN PRIZE
Shortlisted for the prestigious 2017 Parkin Prize, Ellwood will join a small selection of artists for Aotearoa New Zealand’s premier award for drawing. Ellwood will present this third solo show at Melanie Roger Gallery in Auckland this August with his elegantly rendered and heavily contextualised charcoal drawings from the brilliant solo show at General Store Alabama Song.
GENERAL STORE at SPRING 1883 Sydney
We are pleased to announce our second participation in new Boutique Hotel Contemporary Art Fair, Spring 1883. This years edition will be held at The Establishment in Sydney CBD. From September 6-9 we will take over the suite with new works by Irene Perez Hernandez, Antoine Aguilar, Juan Pablo Plazas, Marihiko Hara, Ben Gavin, Ulf Saupe and Alexis Destoop.
PLAZAS at SMAK
LAMAS + PLAZAS at 2NDRoom Antwerp
PLAZAS at 105BESME
Juan Pablo Plazas and Belgian artist Sylvie Eyberg unfold in a vis-à-vis of still and moving images, text and objects in LazyEye at 105BESME, Brussels, Belgium opening April 21
GAVIN at EAF BERLIN
Please to announce Ben Gavin will participate in the next showcase by Enter Art Foundation in Berlin during Gallery Weekend Berlin opening April 22
TILL RICHTER MUSEUM
Pete Wheeler presents new paintings in group show at Till Richter Museum Schloss Buggenhagen, Germany opening April 15
Thanks to Arte_Aesthete for the double feature of new works by Ben Gavin at Fort Delta. Exhibition continues until March 11
DESTOOP at ARGOS, Brussels
Pleased to announce the solo institutional show by Alexis Destoop. 'Four Directions to Heaven' opens Saturday the 28th of January at the Centre for Art and Media ( ARGOS ) Brussels. The exhibition continues until April 2017. argos website
AGUILAR in group show A MOVABLE FEAST
Antoine Aguilar features in group show, A Movable Feast Part I, at Eric Hussenot in Paris along side a stellar line up of stable artists. Opening January 26th 6-8pm
PLAZAS at DMW ARTSPACE Antwerp
You, Me and You Again Me, is the duo exhibition featuring a collaboration between Juan Pablo Plazas and Timo van Grinsven at DMW Art Space, Antwerp, Belgium opening 19th of January 2017
GAVIN at FORT DELTA Melbourne
Pleased to announce debut Melbourne solo show, 'Clinging to Debris' by Ben Gavin opening on the 10th of February 2017 at Fort Delta
END OF FASHION
Ellwood features in End of Fashion, catalogue for conference at Massey University, Wellington, NZ, 6-9th of December 2016. Catalogue features article, 'Fashion's Horizons' by Dr. Adam Geczy
PLAZAS at Belgium Performance Festival 2016
Belgium Performance Festival no.3 presents 'How To Document A Performance' featuring Juan Pablo Plazas 4/5th of October 2016
ELLWOOD finalist for the 2016 NZ National Contemporary Art Award
Congratulations to Matt Ellwood for being selected amongst other Finalist for this year's New Zealand National Contemporary Art Award with his new plywood sculpture, "Maquette for a Monument to Global Capitalism and the Free World" at Waikato Museum from 3 September - 4 December 2016.
RESTAGING MODERNISM at SPRING 1883, Melbourne
We are pleased to announce our participation in Spring 1883, a Contemporary Art Fair staged at Melbourne's grand hertiage Windsor Hotel 17-21st of August 2016 with new and stockroom artworks by Antoine Aguilar, Matt Ellwood and Ben Gavin.
ART NEW ZEALAND: MATT ELLWOOD Interrogates Art & Fashion
Latest issue of Art New Zealand ( no.158 / winter 2016) featuring article, Creative Industry: Matt Ellwood interrogates Art and fashion, writes Anna Madeleine.
FRIEZE SAINT LAURENT reviews in NZ HERALD + VIVA + ARTSDIARY.NZ
Congrats to Matt Ellwood, "Oustanding skill in traditional charcoal drawing is applied to very modern art design and publicity in Matt Ellwood's work" - T.J. McNamara, NZ herald - Another review in Viva - See the installation and images at artdiary.nz
PLAZAS in Flux News Magazine no.70 + ContemporaryArtDaily
General Store at ARTBRUSSELS reviews in OBSERVER + anOther mag + MU-inthecity
Art World Descends on Brussels Despite Attacks—Just Don’t Call It an Art Capital By Guelda Voien... Read More
A Game of Detection By Harry Seymour... Read More
MAJESTUEUSE ART BRUSSELS..MU-inthecity... Read More (in French)
Booth text, Ride The Lightning by Andrew Robert Ward
PLAZAS at BUREAU DES REALITIES, Brussels
Young Columbian artist Juan Pablo Plazas (b.1987) and Belgian great Marianne Berenhaut (b.1934) come together through coincidence and friendship from remote generations and cultures through the organisation and love of sculpture. Exhibition until April 29. Read More
PLAZAS in NOT REALLY REALLY
Not Really Really, a selection of works from the Frederic de Goldschmidt Collection featuring Juan Pablo Plazas is on display at Quai du Commerce 7 Brussels until the 25th of June 2016 invite
HOOK UP, IRENE PEREZ HERNANDEZ solo debut in GLASGOW
Fabulous new series of sculpture by Irene Perez Hernandez with Glasgow debut at Six Foot Gallery until the 21st of April 2016 view images
FRIEZE SAINT LAURENT, MATT ELLWOOD at Melanie Roger, Auckland
One year in the making, the exhibition "Frieze Saint Laurent" includes a suite of eight charcoal drawings of subject matter taken from eight editions of art-world staple ‘Frieze’ magazine. Read More. Opening on the 5th of April 2016.
GENERAL STORE at ART BRUSSELS 2016
We are pleased to announce our participation in ArtBrussels 21-24th of April 2016 presenting a new series of epic paintings by Pete Wheeler accompanied by a floor installation by Antoine Aguilar.
AGUILAR at RESIDENCE87, PARIS
If in Paris you must see 'What you see is What you don't see', Antoine Aguilar's new solo project at Residence87 until 22nd of November 2015.