Exhibition Coverage - Kiran McKinnon in Verve Magazine

Check out Verve Magazine's write up on Kiran McKinnon's current Exhibition 'Floodlines' - on show at Northart until Sunday, November 1st.

ArtsDiary - Roy Good | Luise Fong

Roy Good - Gothic Revival and Luise Fong - REview

ArtsDiary - Group show - Ko rātou, ko tātou - On other-ness, us-ness

curated by Salama Moata McNamara and Sonja van Kerkhoff

ArtsDiary - Members' Summer Show

- a selection from 110 works

Channel: Northart kicks off 2020

Northart started its 2020 programme with a very fine exhibition of landscape painting.

ArtsDiary: Group show - Landscapes from Kelliher Collection

Opening night - 26/01/2020 - a selection

Channel: Christmas Showcasing at Northart

Currently on show at Northart we have two outstanding shows that are well worth checking out, especially if you are looking for a special Christmas gift at an affordable price.

ArtsDiary: Group show - Pocket Edition: small works for large walls

A6 size works from 32 artists - a selection

ArtsDiary: Heather Grouden + Group show - Rubicon

Opening 27/10/2019


To re-imagine something is to take something and imagine it in a new way, a different way, in an inclusive way and sometimes in a thought-provoking way.

Channel: Northart in October

We have some stunning new exhibitions in the gallery, so it is well worth making the time to come down to Northcote to check them out.

ArtsDiary: 7 exhibitions, issues of sustainability re-generation and extinction

A selection from exhibitions that opened on 08 September with Kauri | Greg Piper | James Davidson Sonja Drake.

Channel: Northart in September

We have another very busy month planned for Northart with lots of great art to look at, think about, and enjoy!

ArtsDiary: 3 Painters & 1 Photographer | 2 Painters

Carol Prentice, Sharon Cowley Vickers, Clare Young, Niki Hill - 3 Painters and a Photographer, Hilary Weeks - Fading Light, Bob Drake - Originating Elements

Channel: Impressive shows at Northart

There is a lot to enjoy at Northart this month – two very impressive group shows across the five galleries, as well as pottery in the window display areas.

Channel: Northart members’ mid-year exhibition

Northart received a great response to the call for works for its mid-year members exhibition...

Channel: Mid-Winter at Northart

Mid-Winter at Northart heralds the annual Members’ mid-year exhibition.

ArtsDiary - Gillian Lander | Cath Williams

Gillian Lander - Interiors and Exteriors & Cath Williams - Horizons Without Borders

ArtsDiary: Group show - Roinn

Group show - "Roinn", on until 12 June.

Channel - Art to warm the heart this winter

Wrapping up warm and taking a stroll around Northcote Shopping Centre in the early evening is well worth the effort.

Channel - Art for April

There are currently two fascinating exhibitions to be seen at Northart.

Arts Diary - Eight Painters at Northart

Group show - Eight of NorthArt's most accomplished artists

Channel - Collective Creativity

The opening of two new exhibitions on Sunday 7 April at 5pm.

Arts Diary - Off Broadway - Four Solo Shows

Katie Theunissen | Dominique Baker | Yvonne Abercrombie | Ben Keeley

Arts Diary - Members' Summer Show Opening

On until 13 March...

Members, musicals and Māori inspiration this March

The Northart members’ summer exhibition is currently in the gallery. It is a fascinating collection of art works ...

Start with art

Northart starts off the year with festivities to celebrate Chinese New Year.

Think artfully this Christmas

The much anticipated and eagerly awaited ‘Pocket Edition. Small Works for Large Walls’ is currently on exhibition at Northart.

Pocket Edition: Small works for large walls - 02/12/2018 - a selection

31 artists contributed 10 artworks each

20 Works, 20 Artists, 20 Years: TWENTY - curated by Wendy Harsant

A visit from ArtsDiary 04/11/2018

20th Anniversary Exhibition at Northart

Northart celebrated its 20th anniversary in November with two exhibitions.

Marking 20 years of Northart

Two outstanding exhibitions open on the first weekend of November at Northart. Put together to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Northart, they will continue until Tuesday 27 November.

Shows of Strength for Artweek

‘Auckland Art Week’ is happening in the city near you. Northart is contributing to the festivities with four strong and vibrant shows, which open on Monday 8 October.

5 artists - to view...

A visit from ArtsDiary

Six to See in September

This month is a good time to visit Northart: There are six exhibitions to view, each conceptually and materially very different from the other.

Wei Lun Ha, Alvin Xiong, Gavin Chai

A selection of images from Arts Diary.

Northart Turning Twenty

Northcote-based contemporary exhibition gallery, Northart, was established in late 1998, making this year a special milestone in its history.

East Meets West at Northart

Two new different exhibitions open at Northart in early August. Both demonstrate Northart’s extensive reach into the community.

NorthArt - Members' Midyear Exhibition

A selection of images from Arts Diary.

Art lovers flock to Northart's latest shows

Northart Gallery in Northcote continues its tradition of offering quality exhibitions of works by new and established artists. Five new exhibitions opened in late June and continue through to late July.

Siobhan Crowley, Trevor Newman, Ian Moore, Ray Wilkinson

Four solo shows by Siobhan Crowley, Trevor Newman, Ian Moore, Ray Wilkinson

Art to warm the soul

June was a busy and exciting month at Northart, with two very successful exhibitions for the Auckland Festival of Photography...

Nostalgia and new works at Northart

Northart opened two outstanding exhibitions of photography last month: ‘Same Space’ by Kumeu based, Korean born photographer Charlie Yang, the other by internationally renowned Auckland photographer Harvey Benge.

Karl Amundsen, Ross Ritchie, Frank van Schaik

Coverage by Arts Diary

Robyn Hughes - Commemorating Passchendaele

Coverage by ArtsDiary

Passchendaele: An interface of art and commemoration

‘Drawings’, 32 works by 16 invited artist, is currently on show at Northart.

Group show - Drawings with Artsdiary

curated by Wendy Harsant

Malcolm Harrison A Celebration 2018

A glimpse into the life of this extraordinary New Zealand textile artist.

Plenty to ponder at Northart

Northart has made a great start to the year, with the month long installation of ‘Malcolm Harrison. A Celebration’.

Group show - Pocket Edition: Small Works for Large Walls

Until 21 December - Cash and Carry - A visit from Arts Diary.

Tevita Lātū | Sharon Vickers

A visit from Artsdiary to the opening of Sharon Vickers's ffwd 1 – 10 and Tevita Latu's ‘Friends I haven’t Met’.

April sun in Cuba prompts artist's visit

Ortega is now two weeks into a five-week visit which has seen him working with McAllister's art students ...

Group show - Drawings

Karl Amundsen, Garry Currin, Ross Ritchie, Frances Rood, Mere Clifford, Frank van Schaik, Sharon Vickers, Rosemary Theunissen, George Ritchie, John Oxborough, Janelle Wills, Fiona Lee Graham, James Lawrence, Belinda Griffiths, Frances Atkins, Barry Ross Smith.

Feast, Food – its preparation, presentation and consumption Jun/Jul 2017

Invited artists - Feast - a selection.

A selection from NorthArt Members' Mid-Year Exhibition

as featured on ArtsDiary...

A survey of North Shore ceramics - An Obsessive Pursuit

Curated by Wendy Harsant.

Collection a snapshot of NZ art history

NZ Herald Sunday Mar 5, 2017 Dionne Christian NZ Herald’s arts and books editor | Renowned art collector Warwick Brown stands in North Art Gallery in Northcote, Auckland, among a small portion of his art collection. | Photo / Nick Reed

Art collection on show for the first and last time at Northcote's Northart gallery

Lawyer turned art collector Warwick Brown features some of his collection at Northart, before selling them off to auction in May.

Calling all creative kids! Want to try photography?


Podcast of Rose Theunissen interview on 95bFM's Artbank show

Rose Theunissen discusses her work in Three Takes on the Artbank show.

Lindsay Kirk, Rosemary Theunissen, Malcolm McAllister, Fiona Gray

Here & There by Lindsay Kirk in Gallery 1, and THREE TAKES by Rosemary Theunissen, Malcolm McAllister and Fiona Gray in Gallery 2/3

Bronze and Iron Opening

Paul Dibble, Phil Neary, Jeff Thomson - "Bronze and Iron" are featured on ArtsDiary.

Art from bronze and iron

From Standing Room Only, 2:48 pm on 9 October 2016

Collaborative art exhibition for past and present members of Westlake high schools

3.15 Westlake showcases the talent from past and present Westlake girls and boys high school students.

New and Recent Works by Gayle Forster, Craig Humberstone and Barry Ross Smith

Gayle Forster, Craig Humberstone and Barry Ross Smith are featured on ArtsDiary.

"The Artist as Prophet" featured on Arts Diary

Michael Hall, Nic Moon, Bing Dawe, Garry Currin, Lianne Edwards, Greer Twiss, curated by Deborah White - Whitespace Contemporary Art.

Jacqueline Aust and Stephen Piper on Arts Diary

Jacqueline Aust - "Building a Presence" and Stephen Piper - "South" featured on Arts Diary.

Artists from Dornwell Studios and Drisana Tonga on Arts Diary

Dornwell Studios and Drisana Tonga

Ready or not? Exhibition offers glimpse into artistic process

Simon McIntyre says "is it finished?" is a common question for artists

Group show - "Arrested Practice" on Arts Diary

An exhibition of unfinished artworks .

Artist celebrates age and wisdom

Angela Reading says the worse thing about getting old is that after 60, even survey forms think you are invisible.

‘Spirit of Place’ on RNZ National’s Standing Room Only

Photographer Akura Makea-Pardington looks at Northland's colonial history with fresh eyes.

Photographer Ilan Wittenberg exposes the Bare Truth in portrait exhibition

Ilan's project will show at Northart 6 – 22 June as part of the Auckland Festival of Photography

Personal Effects on Arts Diary

More superb images from Artsdiary and Sait Akkirman of our Personal Effects exhibition - on until 11 May.