Artfairs

Art Hong Kong 2011

26-29 May 2011

This year Starkwhite will present a group show of artists at ART HK 11 including: Billy Apple (NZ), Whitney Bedford (US), Matt Henry (NZ), Jin Jiangbo (CN) Hye Rim Lee (KR/US), Jae Hoon Lee (KR/NZ), Seung Yul Oh (KR/NZ) and John Reynolds (NZ) 

John Reynolds’ Too Big to Fail is a further development of his ongoing work on the visual consideration of text but this time presented on LED screens, rather than in the artist’s hand on ready-made canvas blocks as with previous works presented at ART HK. The text streaming across the screens would present the language of the marketplace describing the global financial meltdown that left the world teetering on the brink of economic catastrophe, along with terms that we now associate with market freefall and recessionary economies – terms such as credit crunch, toxic assets, derivatives, zombie banks, quantitative easing, hedging, Ponzi scheme, moral hazard, fat-finger failure, dead cat bounce, stagflation, and so on. These streaming texts will be combined with other information  related to the social cost of the global recession – for instance the latest figures on forced home foreclosures, unemployment rates, suicide rates, etc and possibly also art market data such as the latest auction house sales results.

The group show also includes:

Shanghai-based artist Jin Jiangbo’s vast panoramic photographs that interrogate the tremendous economic, social and cultural upheaval that has taken place in China, focusing on focusing on recent work taking the Bund expo site as its subject matter.  

Large-format photographs from Korean artist Nye Rim Lee’s ongoing TOKI cyborg project which images TOKI as a warrior-cum-vixen drawing on the Japanese tradition of Manga, Korean Animax and western ideals of sexuality and beauty. 

And new works by Billy Apple, Whitney Bedford, Matt Henry, Peter Stichbury (Auckland NZ), and new works by two Korean-born NZ-based artists, Jae Hoon Lee and Seung Yul Oh.

The works presented will range across a variety of media – painting, sculpture, digitally-manipulated photography, video and text presented on LED screens. 

Located in New Zealand on Auckland’s Karangahape Road, Starkwhite presents a programme of artists’ projects, solo shows, independently curated exhibitions and occasional forays into new music and other interdisciplinary practices. Starkwhite also represents artists from New Zealand, Australia and the Pacific rim. 

For further information on the exhibition or images, please contact the gallery. 

Artfairs

Past

The Auckland Art Fair 2021

24.02 - 28.02

The Armory Show 2010 | 1001 Nights
an installation by John Reynolds

Art LA Contemporary 2010

ShContemporary 2008 | Gavin Hipkins, Hye Rim Lee, Jae Hoon Lee and Grant Stevens

Sydney Contemporary Presents 2020

Sydney Contemporary 2018

Auckland Art Fair 2018

Auckland Art Fair Projects - Billy Apple®

Auckland Art Fair 2018 - Soap Box Symposium

Art Basel Hong Kong 2018

Art Los Angeles Contemporary 2018

Dialogues | London Art Fair 2018 | P18a

Sydney Contemporary 2017

Video Contemporary | Sydney Contemporary 2017

Art Basel Hong Kong Film 2017

VIRTUAL FAIR - Auckland Art Fair

Art Basel Hong Kong 2017

Art Los Angeles Contemporary 2017

Auckland Art Fair 2016

Auckland Art Fair | Projects Programme 2016

Art Basel Hong Kong 2016 | Encounters

Art Basel Hong Kong 2016

MICHAEL ZAVROS | ART LOS ANGELES CONTEMPORARY

Sydney Contemporary 2015

Installation Contemporary Sydney Contemporary 2015

Art Basel Hong Kong 2015 | Michael Zavros

Art Basel Hong Kong 2020

Art Stage Singapore 2015 | Grant Stevens

Melbourne Art Fair 2014 | Michael Zavros

Art Basel Hong Kong 2014, Encounters | Rebecca Baumann

Art Basel Hong Kong 2014 | Gordon Walters

Auckland Art Fair 2013

Sydney Contemporary 2013

Sydney Contemporary | Video Contemporary 2013 Grant Stevens | Clinton Watkins

Sydney Contemporary | Installation Contemporary 2013

Art Basel Hong Kong 2013 | Billy Apple

The Armory Film March 2012 | Gavin Hipkins This Fine Island

Art Basel Hong Kong 2020 - Encounters

The Armory Show 2012 | Martin Basher

Melbourne Art Fair 2012

Art Hong Kong 2012 | Jin Jiangbo

Art Hong Kong 2011

Art Beijing 2010 | Whitney Bedford, Jin Jiangbo and John Reynolds

Art Hong Kong 2010

ART Hong Kong 2009 | John Reynolds

Art Los Angeles Contemporary 2020

Art Basel 39 | Art Unlimited 2008 | et al

Art Basel 39 2008 | Art Statements | Dane Mitchell: Conjuring Form

Performative Geographies

Sydney Contemporary 2019

Auckland Art Fair

Art Basel Hong Kong, 29 - 31 March 2019, Booth 1C03

Art Los Angeles Contemporary 2019