Opening and book launch Friday November 17, 5.30pm | Guest speaker: Anna Miles
Exhibition runs from Friday November 17 to Friday December 15, 2017
Gus Fisher Gallery, Auckland
Denys Watkins: DYNAMO HUM features a selection of key paintings by Denys Watkins – one of New Zealand’s outstanding visual artists. The exhibition is the first travelling survey of recent works by Watkins, a practising artist for nearly fifty years, whose work is featured in public and private collections around the country.
Accompanying the exhibition programme will be a new hardcover monograph covering Denys Watkins’ practice over the same time period, featuring writing from leading New Zealand art writers, Allan Smith, Anna Miles, Francis McWhannell, photographs by Sam Hartnett, designed by Jonty Valentine, and printed by Rim Books. The book will be available for sale at the gallery.
This exhibition is presented in association with Bath Street Arts Trust.
Image: Denys Watkins, Coney Islands of the Mind, 2005, acrylic on linen, private collection
Gus Fisher Gallery
Date(s) - 17/11/2017 - 15/12/2017