What's On at Northart in October

Northart has four exhibitions opening during Auckland Art Week.

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.

Arts & Heritage Q & A: Janelle Wills

Artist Janelle Wills exhibits at Northart Gallery in Northcote.

5 artists - to view...

A visit from ArtsDiary

What's On at Northart in September

John Nicol grew up in Dargaville and was just seven when he first encountered Tane Mahuta.

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.

What's On at Northart in August

Taking its name from one of the classic decorative approaches on Chinese porcelain...

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.

What's On at Northart in July

Northart’s twice-yearly members’ exhibitions are much anticipated and provide a fascinating insight into how artists’ works have developed and evolved since they last participated.

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.

What's On at Northart in June

As part of the 2018 Auckland Festival of Photography, Northart is revisiting one of the most compelling exhibitions the gallery has staged in its 20-year history.

Karl Amundsen, Ross Ritchie, Frank van Schaik

Coverage by Arts Diary

What's On at Northart in May

The central focus of the fascinating ceramics exhibition opening at Northart on Sunday is the three kilns built between 1973 and 1984 on the Redvale property of Ian and Sheryl Smail.

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.

What's On at Northart in April

Robyn Hughes’ intense expressionist paintings commemorate the disastrous 1917 campaign in Belgium, which saw nearly 12,000 British, Australian and New Zealand casualties.

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.

What's On at Northart in March

Northart’s twice-yearly Members’ Shows are always much anticipated and very special events.

Plenty to ponder at Northart

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

What's On at Northart in February

A stunning retrospective of artworks from the estate of nationally acclaimed textile artist Malcolm Harrison.

Group show - Pocket Edition: Small Works for Large Walls

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

What's On at Northart in December

Northart draws a very successful year to an end with one of its most popular annual shows.

Group show - "Connect | Disconnect | Reconnect" and Claudia Cooper - "Solo Show"

A visit from Arts Diary, and their great images of the 2 openings.

What's On at Northart in November


What's On at Northart in October


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’.

What's On at Northart in September

OPENS MID-MONTH SHARON VICKERS: FFWD 1-10 18 September to 4 October

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 ...

What's On at Northart in August

OPENS THIS WEEKEND TWO RISING STARS FROM CUBA 7 to 23 August Opening event 4pm Sunday 6 August Floor talk by Ortega 3pm Sunday 20 August

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...

What's On at Northart in June

OPENS THIS WEEKEND 'FOUR VOICES. THERE AND THEN' 6 to 18 June Opening event 4pm Sunday 4 June

What's On at Northart in May


A survey of North Shore ceramics - An Obsessive Pursuit

Curated by Wendy Harsant.

What's On at Northart in April


White Night | White Works and Senior students Brown School of Art - Assembly

Auckland Arts Festival’s White Night plus an exhibition by senior students from the Browne School of Art.

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

What's On at Northart in March


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

What's On in Northart In November

November shapes up to be one of our busiest.

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.

What's On in Northart In October

Open daily 10am to 4pm during exhibitions, except for Labour Day 24 October. (Closed next week from Thursday 6 October to 4pm Sunday 9 October for installation of new shows.)

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.

What's On at Northart in July

Northart – Kaipataki Community’s Gallery, Northcote Shopping Centre, Northcote

‘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.

Assembly Exhibition on Te Kaea

Te Kaea | Maori Television


Group show - "Assembly" at Northart with Gretl Barzotto, Frances Rood, Sharon Vickers, Clare Young, Arpége Taratoa-Leaf.

What's On at Northart in April

Kaipatiki’s Community Gallery Northcote Shopping Centre, Northcote

Faka Fo'ou

Faka Fo'ou, a group show by Six Tongan Artists.

Falevai Flava on RNZ’s Standing Room Only

Listen to Tui Emma Gillies and Sulieti Fieme’a Burrows...

What's On at Northart in March

Kaipatiki’s Community Gallery Northcote Shopping Centre, Northcote

Chance and Change

NorthArt - Group show - "Chance and Change"