On the phone from Sydney, Jae Hoon Lee talks to Mark Amery about showing his work in a hotel at the Spring 1883 art fair, how his practice draws on Eastern spiritual philosophy and his recent residency at the Dunedin Public Art Gallery.
The stairs leading up to Artspace were clogged. The mix of artists, curators, students, and writers formed a line leading from the closed gallery door to the entrance on Karangahape Road; such was the anticipation for The Shadow of the Dome of Pleasure, curated by Artspace assistant curator, Henry Davidson.
Circuit Artist Film & Video NZNext Saturday Seung Yul Oh has 3 exciting new events which extend his current exhibition ‘HaaPoom’ for Artweek Auckland! They include 'Periphery' a morass of giant yellow inflatable sculptures, 'BaramBaram (wind/wish)' a bubble making activity on the Lopdell House rooftop, and 'OgoGago' a program of eight videos selected from the online collection of CIRCUIT Artist Film and Video Aotearoa New Zealand which runs on a loop in Titirangi Theatre!
Circuit Artist Film & Video NZ"The crowd stalled, re-orientating themselves in the dark congested setting. Someone behind me whispered “sex dungeon”, and the thought of an unannounced orgy caused me to shiver with Warholian fear." Emil Dryburgh's account of 'The Shadow of the Dome of Pleasure' on opening night. Thanks Emil! Thanks CIRCUIT Artist Film and Video Aotearoa New Zealand!