Bella and Theo IDEATE!

// Opening Wednesday 21 June 2017, 6pm

// 22 June – 15 July 2017

In 2016, Bella and Theo attended an entrepreneurial seminar to try and
acquire a little bit of funding to start a gallery. Though they left
without any cash, what Bella and Theo did gain – as well as the night
terrors – was far more important than money: newfound appreciation for
the exploitative language of corporate creativity!

“To ideate is to have ideas – and think them too.”

Bella and Theo IDEATE! is a set of propositions to artists: ideas for
form, ideas for content, ideas for place.… Continue

Calendar

Alex Laurie: Calendar
// Opening Thursday 25th May 2017, 6pm 
// 28 May – 17 June 2017

An exhibition by Alex Laurie with text by Evangeline Riddiford Graham.… Continue

Ayesha Green

2. The Spirit of the Thing Given (Māori)
// Opening Wednesday 26th April 2017, 6pm 
// 27 April – 20 May 2017

Makereti born in 1872, also known as Guide Maggie, Margaret Thom, Margaret Dennan, Maggie Papakura, and Margaret Staples-Brown, was one of three children of Pia Ngarotu Te Rihi, of Tūhourangi and Ngāti Wāhiao, and William Arthur Thom, an Englishman and former soldier from the colonial militiai (Werry 2011:51).

She was raised by Māori relatives in Whakarewarewa and the nearby village of Parekārangi, spending time at the village school in Ōhinemutu. As a young teenager she spent three years at Hukarere College, a state school for Māori girls that offered academic curriculum and training in domestic duties, preparing students for the gendered work of racial uplift prescribed by Māori reform movements of the era and for the assimilation to European custom favored by mission and state bodies (ibid).Continue

Fiona Williams

Paintings and Films

// Opening Wednesday 29th March 2017, 6pm 

// 30th March – 22nd April 2017

Paintings and Films is an exhibition of new work by Melbourne based visual artist Fiona Williams. This work was developed while a Master of Fine Art candidate at Monash University in Melbourne, with the support of the Australian Government Research Training Program Scholarship and the Monash University Postgraduate Travel Grant. In early 2015 Fiona participated in the Summer Residency Program at RM where she spent the summer undertaking research that precipitated the early stages of this project.… Continue

The People of Karangahape Road

Lucie Blaze | Tim Dee | Elspeth Fougere | Vanessa Green | Vicente Ovalle | Selwyn Vercoe | Siliga David Setoga | Anders Malmberg | Joe Pickering | Kirsten Pleitner | Paul Walsh

// Thursday 24 November – Wednesday 7 December 2016Continue

Apply now for Summer Studio 2017

RM is seeking expressions of interest for its Summer Studio 2017

‘Vacay’ in our gallery space from 9 January – 27 February while we take a break from hosting exhibitions and get ready for 2k17. Five studio spaces available.

Expressions of Interest should include images of current work, a short text about what you are hoping to achieve in the space, as well as contact details.

// Applications close 1 December 2016

Many thanks to everyone who sent through expressions of interest — we’ll be in touch very soon!

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