Exhibition Details


Alongside his current exhibition, Soda Ash, Ed Ritchie’s new artist publication Private wells will be launched at Blue Oyster on Friday 16th February. Private wells features a short text by Simon Palenski, is designed by Rosa Nevison and Ed Ritchie, is printed by Gilbert May at Point and is published by Blue Oyster.

The launch event will also include a sonic response to Soda Ash performed by Ōtepoti musician and visual artist Michael Morley.

Michael Morley lives and works in Kōpūtai Port Chalmers. He is a lecturer in painting and drawing at the Dunedin School of Art. His research expertise encompasses contemporary art, drawing, painting, video and sound. He has exhibited and performed extensively across Europe, North America, Japan, Australia and Aotearoa


  • Free - All Welcome


  • Fri 16 Feb


  • 5:30 pm — 7:30 pm


  • Blue Oyster Art Project Space
  • 16 Dowling Street
  • Ōtepoti, Dunedin