At the Aotearoa Art Fair 2023, ARTIS Gallery will exhibiting works by Liam Barr, John Blackburn, Nigel Brown ONZM, John Edgar ONZM, Fatu Feu’u ONZM, Andy Leleisi’uao, Aroha Gossage, Ann Robinson ONZM, Peter Panyoczki, and Terry Stringer ONZM.
ARTIS Gallery will also be exhibiting new works by their represented artists at the Gallery, 280 Parnell Rd, Auckland.
John Edgar - Vent Confrontation
Lie of the Land 1997
Auckland Museum; Te Papa Whakahiku, 21 February - 10 May 1998, Dowse Art Museum, Wellington, 30 May - 16 August 1998, Robert McDouggall Art Gallery, Christchurch, 29 August - 25 October 1998, Southland Museum & Art Gallery, Niho O Te Taniwha, Invercargill, 4 December 1998 - 15 January 1999, Suter Art Gallery, Nelson, 1 February - 28 February 1999, Sarjeant Gallery, Te Whare O Rehua, Whanganui, 21 March - 10 May 1999
'Vent Confrontation becomes not only the name for the active part of a volcano but associates release with destructive power. Such an idea is given even greater social force by the implication that it is the keystone of an arch which is being forced apart.’
- An excerpt from the catalogue ‘From Lie of the Land’, Brian Opie