Press Release – Lopdell House Art Gallery
Last week at The Cloud on Queen’s Wharf we entertained some 2,243 visitors to the Portage Ceramic Awards.
Congratulations to Rick Rudd, whose work 10 Green Bottles was voted the People’s Choice Award winner.
Past Winners – New Lynn installation window
17 October – 19 November
We are running a programme of window installations at our off-site premises, 5 Totara Ave, New Lynn. Don’t miss the opportunity to see past Portage Ceramic Award winners in the window, incuding works by Merilyn Wiseman, Richard Parker and Bridie Henderson.
In the Curiosity Cabinet we are currently featuring The Contemporary Seeds by Yang Zhang.
Artist statement “Because of my infautation with technology and electronic products, my communication with people in the real world and with nature has suffered. So I decided to recycle the electronic waste and peach pits around me to create a group of jewellery which express how my life connects with contemporary electronics. I have called my works The Contemporary Seeds.” – Yang Zhang
Address: 5 Totara Ave, New Lynn
Opening hours: Monday to Friday 10am – 4.30pm
Admission is free thanks to the support of Auckland Council