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Govett-Brewster Art Gallery

Public Institution
Govett-Brewster Art Gallery
Queen Street, Private Bag 2025
2025 New Plymouth
New Zealand
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tel +64 (0)6 759 6060
fax +64 (0)6 758 0390
Opening hours:
Mo, We, Fr, Sa, Su  10:00-18:00
Th  10:00-21:00

to top Institutions highest ranked artists:
Artist Rank
Len Lye  1478
Mladen Bizumic  4021
Michael Parekowhai  6085
Ralph Hotere  6142
Shane Cotton  6744

to top Artists most exhibited:
Artist Rank
Len Lye  1478 14
Fiona Clark  17700 5
Colin McCahon  10780 5
Michael Smither  41355 4

to top Institution's artists also shown at:
  Auckland Art Gallery, New Zealand 32 11
  Wellington City Gallery, New Zealand 29 9
  Michael Lett, New Zealand 29 5
  Christchurch Art Gallery, New Zealand 23 8
  Adam Art Gallery Te Pātaka Toi, New Zealand 20 9

Foundation year: 1970
 Art Fairs
ArtHamptons (09)
Jim Allen  1922, NZ
Mladen Bizumic  1976, NZ
Shane Cotton  1964, NZ
Don Driver  1930, NZ
Jacqueline Fraser  1956, NZ
Christine Hellyar  1947, NZ
Ralph Hotere  1931-2013, NZ
Michael Illingworth  1932-1988
Tom Kreisler  1938-2002
Len Lye  1901-1980, NZ
Michael Parekowhai  1968, NZ
Anton Parsons  1968, NZ
 Previous Exhibitions   158
  Group showAll Lines Converge
  Solo showLen Lye: Experimental Moves
  Solo showFlip and Two Twisters (Trilogy)
  Solo showRuth Buchanan: The actual and its document
  Group showSet in Motion
  Solo showWharehokaSmith: Kureitanga II IV
  Solo showMatt Henry: Long Division
  Group showAround the Mountain
  Solo showProjection Series #4: Man Without a Camera
  Solo showAndrew Beck: Pressure Angle
  Solo showPeter Peryer
  Group showProjection Series #3: Syncopated Cinema
  Group showEmanations - The Art of the Cameraless Photograph

  Solo showSister Corita's Summer of Love
  Group showOur Hearts of Darkness

  Solo showAndrew Beck - shadow subsets

  Solo showTiffany Singh: What Is The Colour Of The Breeze?
  Solo showBalamohan Shingade: Thirty-six Views Of Mount Taranaki
  Solo showRyan Ballinger: Fartlek
  Solo showKaleidoscope
  Solo showMaddie Leach: If You Find The Good Oil Let Us Know

  Solo showLen Lye: The New Yorker
  Group showOpen Window - Michael Parr And Blaine Western: Soft Frame
  Group showSingular Companions: Sculpture From The Collection
  Group showSub-Topical Heat: New art from South Asia
  Solo showOpen Window - Bepen Bhana: Namaste, Satkara The Curry Bunch
  Group showTrue Stories: Scripted Realities
  Solo showLaurence Aberhart - Recent Taranaki Photographs
  Solo showOpen Window - Catherine Macdonald: Nothing Stays The Same

  Solo showVincent Ward: Breath - the fleeting intensity of life
  Solo showYona Lee: Constrained Organism
  Solo showFiona Pardington: The Pressure of Sunlight Falling Fiona Pardington: The Pressure of Sunlight Falling
  Group showStealing the Senses
  Solo showDane Mitchell: Radiant Matter Part 1

  Solo showAn American Index Of The Hidden And Unfamiliar
  Group showPoints of Contact
  Solo showAlex Monteith: Accelerated Geographies
  Solo showKelvin Soh: Nine Mirrors
  Solo showJohn Reynolds: Nomadology [Loitering With Intent]
  Solo showLen Lye: Triology

  Solo showAlberto Baraya: An Expedition To New Zealand
  Solo showLen Lye: The Cosmic Archive
  Solo showChina In Four Seasons: Zhang Peili
  Solo showNalini Malani
  Solo showJudith Wright: Conversations
  Solo showChina in four seasons: Guo Fengyi
Description and image Solo showChina in Four seasons: Jin Jiangbo
  Solo showMieke Gerritzen: Beautiful World
  Group showPhoto Histories
  Group showam I scared, boy (eh): collection works from then and now
  Solo showFiona Hall
  Solo showIdeo Monitor
  Solo showJavier TÚllez

  Solo showLee Ming Wei: Uncommon senses
  Solo showLen Lye: Chronosome
  Solo showLiz Allan: How to dress for local conditions
  Solo showBill Culbert
  Solo showJayce Salloum
  Solo showLen Lye
  Solo showFrancis Upritchard

  Solo showNgahina Hohaia
  Solo showTerry Urbahn
  Solo showLen Lye
  Solo showLisa Reihana - Digital Marae
  Group showActivating Korea - Tides of collective action
  Group showCuckoo - Occupation #21
  Solo showAnn Shelton - a library to scale
  Group showNew Nature
  Solo showSemantic Bliss
  Solo showTom Kreisler

  Group showMostly Harmless
  Group showWhat Sound Does a Color Make?

  Group showFrom mini-FM to hacktivists: a guide to art and activism
  Solo showLee Bul - 2005 International Artist in Residence
  Solo showOn Kawara: Consciousness. Meditation. Watcher on the hills.

  Group showSlowness
  Group showGridlock: cities, structures, spaces

  Solo showFiji Biennale Pavilions
  Solo showet al. : abnormal mass delusions?

  Group showBreak
  Solo showGO GIRL: Fiona Clark
  Group showBlick

  Solo showK Rd to Kingdom Come - John Reynolds: Painting projects

  Solo showDrive

  Solo showMichael Smither: An Introduction
  Solo showRosalie Gascoigne: Sculpture 1975-82
  Solo showBarry Cleavin: Ewe & Eye

  Solo showRed Wedge: Andrew Drummond
  Solo showRobyn Kahukiwa: Waahine Toa

  Solo showBea Maddock Print Survey
  Solo showRudi Gopas Retrospective
  Solo showHenry Moore Tapestries

  Solo showPhilip Trusttum: Selected works
  Solo showFiona Clark: Mr Fine Arts
  Solo showAlastair Grant

  Solo showEdith Collier in Retrospect
  Solo showBarry Brickell: Baroque Politicaust
  Solo showTony Fomison: Survey 1961-79
  Solo showDon Peebles
  Solo showShona McFarlane

  Solo showYukara Ori: The Weaving of Mrs Aya Kiuchi
  Solo showRobert McLeod
  Solo showMax Gimblett: Paintings
  Solo showBilly Apple
  Solo showParihaka: Selwyn Muru's paintings
  Solo showDiane Arbus: Photography
  Solo showLen Lye: Kinetic Works
  Solo showOwen Merton
  Solo showDon Driver Retrospective
  Group showFiona Clark/Alistair Grant: Photographs
  Solo showGretchen Albrecht: Tristan & Iseult
  Solo showVivian Smith

  Solo showBill Culbert: Sculpture
  Solo showJeffrey Harris
  Solo showOlivia Spencer Bower Retrospective
  Solo showBrian Brake : Photography
  Solo showDavid Moore : Photographs
  Group showJens Hansen & John Parker

  Solo showPhilip Clairmont : Paintings
  Solo showDavid Mealings - Sting/Stung
  Solo showMax Gimblett
  Solo showColin McCahon : Necessary Protection
  Solo showMichael Smither : You/Me/ Us
  Solo showPetrus van der Velden 1837 - 1913
  Solo showDenis Mitchell: Sculptures
  Solo showCarole Shepherd: Prints & Drawings
  Solo showLen Lye: Kinetic Works
  Solo showDon Driver : Wall Hangings & Sculpture

  Solo showChristine Hellyar: Perverse Sculpture
  Solo showJohn Panting Retrospective
  Solo showEdward Weston : Photographs
  Solo showNeil Stocker: Sculpture & Drawings
  Solo showRussell Clark Retrospective
  Solo showPat Hanly Drawings
  Solo showHelen Flora - Scales
  Solo showFrank Martin : The Movies

  Solo showBilly Apple : Neon Sculpture
  Solo showColin McCahon : Religious Works
  Solo showMax Oettli : Photographs
  Solo showRoberto Matta : Les Oh! Tomobiles
  Solo showPicasso : 66 Etchings

  Solo showPat Hanly Retrospective
  Solo showRalph Hotere 1963-73
  Solo showJohn Buckland Wright

  Solo showAlfred Sharpe
  Solo showShoji Hamada : Pottery
  Solo showBarbara Hepworth
  Solo showHundertwasser

  Solo showMilan Mrkusich
  Solo showColin McCahon Survey
  Solo showLeroy Parker Drawings
  Solo showBill Brandt - Photography
  Solo showEdgar Mansfield
  Solo showJohn Panting
  Solo showMichael Smither

  Solo showFred Butler - Wall Hangings
  Solo showJohn Weeks
  Solo showJohn Kinder - Watercolours
Last update: 29 October 2016
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