Opening event Friday May 18, from 6pm
Hopkinson Mossman, Auckland
Hopkinson Mossman is pleased to present Spinning, a two-person exhibition of new sculpture by Phillip Lai and Peter Robinson.
Phillip Lai (born Kuala Lumpur, 1969) lives and works in London. Lai has exhibited extensively at international venues including: Camden Arts Centre, London (2014); Tate Modern, London (2010); Transmission, Glasgow (2009); Drawing Room, London (2005); Hayward Gallery, London (1999); MOMA, New York (1998); and ICA, London (1995). Earlier this year, Lai was nominated for the Hepworth Prize for Sculpture. Lai is represented by Stuart Shave / Modern Art, London; Edouard Malingue, Hong Kong; and Galleria Franco Noero, Turin.
Peter Robinson (born Ashburton, 1966) lives and works in Auckland. Robinson’s work has been exhibited extensively in New Zealand and internationally: he was New Zealand’s representative at the 49th Venice Biennale (2001), participated in the 5th Auckland Triennial (2013), 13th Istanbul Biennale (2013), 11th and 18th Biennale of Sydney (1998/2012), and the 8th Baltic Triennale of International Art, Vilnius (2002). Robinson was nominated for the Walters Prize in 2006 for The Humours at Dunedin Public Art Gallery, and again in 2008 when he won for his exhibition ACK at Artspace, Auckland.
Image: Peter Robinson, Fieldwork, 2018, anodised aluminium wire, 300 x 300 x 200mm approx.
Date(s) - 18/05/2018 - 25/06/2018