State of Princes – New Artist Run Gallery

We recently talked to Craig Freeborn from the artist run gallery ‘State of Princes’. Originally from Dunedin, ‘State of Princes’ is relocating to Auckland and they are currently running a BOOSTED campaign to help raise funds for the all important set up costs.

Interview: Liyen Chong

The second in a series of residency conversations, this time we spoke to Liyen Chong about her Asia New Zealand residency in Indonesia.

Interview: Jae Hoon Lee

Applications will soon open for the next round of Asia New Zealand artist residencies. We have taken the opportunity to speak with some of the past recipients, to hear about their experiences on the programme. This week we spoke to Jae Hoon Lee about his 2014 Indonesian residency.

Art in Public

Here you’ll find art occupying our lives in public spaces around the world. We are compiling a series of images of public art and will be updating this blog post regularly. Do you have a favourite piece in your neighbourhood or from recent travels? If… Read More

The Artist’s Studio | Anna-Rose Carpenter

We visited the studio of Anna-Rose Carpenter, a designer and visual artist whose practice ranges from weaving, textile design to sculptural objects. As part of our ongoing series on artist’s studios, we wanted to take a look at what goes into making Anna-Rose’s beautiful objects…… Read More

Graduate Show | Made to Wear | MIT Jewellery

As part of the Artists Alliance Graduate Series, MIT Jeweller Macarena Bernal reviewed the 2016 MIT Jewellery Graduate Show, Made to Wear.  This December, Royal Jewellery Studio in Kingsland was home to this young jewellery exhibition for the 3rd consecutive time, showing work by 5 students recently graduated… Read More