Exhibition Type: Art Fair

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

Starkwhite will present 1001 Nights an installation by John Reynolds at The Armory Show, NY from 4 – 7 March 2010 Reynolds’ new work embraces 1001 Nights as a point of departure. Folding stories within stories, Arabian Nights tracks, among other things, the somnolence of daily life toward a contemplation of fate and destiny. These 1001 Nights, an installation by John Reynolds | The Armory Show 2010

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

Starkwhite is pleased to present a exhibition of new work by Whitney Bedford (Los Angeles USA), Jin Jiangbo (Shanghai CN) and John Reynolds (Auckland NZ) at Art Beijing from 29 April to 2 May 2010. Whitney Bedford The personal and the historical intertwine in Whitney Bedford’s work. Her subjects include Arcadian landscapes, shipwrecks, icebergs and Art Beijing 2010 | Whitney Bedford, Jin Jiangbo and John Reynolds

Art Hong Kong 2010

14-17 May 2010 Starkwhite will present selected works by JIn Jiangbo (Shanghai), Hye Rim Lee (New York) and John Reynolds (Auckland), at ART HK, 14 – 17 May 2010. Other artists in the exhibition include Whitney Bedford (USA), Matt Henry (NZ) and Peter Stichbury (NZ). Jin Jiangbo In his recent series of photographs Jiangbo investigates Art Hong Kong 2010

ART Hong Kong 2009 | John Reynolds

14 to 17 May 2009 Starkwhite will present Table of Dynasties by John Reynolds at the Hong Kong International Art Fair (ART HK), from 14 to 17 May 2009. This is a significant move on two counts for Starkwhite. First, despite the global economic downturn the gallery will continue to participate in selected art fairs ART Hong Kong 2009 | John Reynolds

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

Starkwhite will present four artists – Gavin Hipkins, Hye Rim Lee, Jae Hoon Lee and Grant Stevens – at ShContmporary08, from 10 to 13 September 2008, plus preview days (8th & 9th). This year’s fair coincides with the Shanghai Biennale Gavin Hipkins Auckland-based artist Gavin Hipkins employs a diverse range of photographic styles in his Gavin Hipkins, Hye Rim Lee, Jae Hoon Lee and Grant Stevens | ShContemporary 2008

Art Basel 39 | Art Unlimited 2008 | et al

4 – 8 June 2008 Starkwhite is pleased to present et al.’s altruistic studies_vote more than once at Art Unlimited from 4 – 8 June 2008, with the support of Creative New Zealand. The et al. installation methodology is utilitarian, looking for the value systems residing in readymade text, synthesised speech, sound bites, and incomprehensible, Art Basel 39 | Art Unlimited 2008 | et al

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

2-8 June 2008 Starkwhite is pleased to present Conjuring Form by Dane Mitchell at Art Statements from 4 to 8 June 2008, with the support of Creative New Zealand.  The critical acuity of Dane Mitchell‘s playful unravelings sees him collaborate with witches and psychics to explore the phantom inhabitants of art galleries, institutions, and sites Art Basel 39 2008 | Art Statements | Dane Mitchell: Conjuring Form

Martin Basher | The Armory Show 2012

Starkwhite will stage a solo presentation by New York-based artist Martin Basher at The Armory Show from 8-11 March 2012. The presentation will feature new paintings and sculptures and will build on elements of recent sculptural projects including a recent Public Art Fund commission, titled MINIMAL CONSUMPTION / REFLECTIVE SUBLIME / ASPIRATIONAL SUNSET ART. In this Martin Basher | The Armory Show 2012

Melbourne Art Fair 2012

Stand B76 Melbourne Art Fair 2-5 August 2012 Starkwhite will present a group show by represented artists at the 2012 Melbourne Art Fair, including: Billy Apple, Martin Basher, Whitney Bedford, Alicia Frankovich, Trenton Garratt, Glen Hayward, Gavin Hipkins (with Karl Fritsch), Matt Henry, Jae Hoon Lee, Dane Mitchell, Seung Yul Oh and John Reynolds. The Melbourne Melbourne Art Fair 2012

Art Hong Kong 2012 | Jin Jiangbo

Starkwhite is pleased to present a solo exhibition by Shanghai-based artist Jin Jiangbo at ART HK 2012 from 17 – 20 May 2012. The exhibition includes Rules of Nature, a landscape executed in the manner of traditional Chinese ink-and-wash painting and staged as a projection. The landscape imagery, however, is steered by the viewer, who by striking Art Hong Kong 2012 | Jin Jiangbo

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 Art Hong Kong 2011

Grant Stevens, Peter Stichbury, John Reynolds | Art LA Contemporary 2010

Starkwhite will present a new work by John Reynolds (NZ), commissioned for the fair, along with paintings by Peter Stichbury (NZ) and video by Grant Stevens (AUS) at Art Los Angeles Contemporary from 28 – 31 January 2010. John Reynolds: One Hand Read ‘It is good that the words which are least used, least written, Grant Stevens, Peter Stichbury, John Reynolds | Art LA Contemporary 2010

Art Basel Hong Kong 2015 | Michael Zavros

Starkwhite will present an exhibition by Australian artist Michael Zavros at Art Basel Hong Kong from 15 to 17 March 2015. Zavros will show a suite of new paintings alongside a series of photographic works featuring male model superstar, Sean O’Pry. Zavros is an aesthete: he paints beautiful things beautifully. His subjects include fairytale palaces, Art Basel Hong Kong 2015 | Michael Zavros

Art Stage Singapore 2015 | Grant Stevens

22 – 25 January 2015 Starkwhite will present a video by Grant Stevens (AUS) at Art Stage Singapore in the video section curated by Paul Greenaway, from 22 – 25 January 2015.  Grant Stevens, Thinking Feeling, 2011, digital video, 5 min 9 sec In Thinking Feeling a camera zooms in and around an animated constellation Art Stage Singapore 2015 | Grant Stevens

Melbourne Art Fair 2014 | Michael Zavros

13-17 August (Booth C103) 2014 In collaboration with Rolls-Royce, Starkwhite will present an exhibition by Australian artist Michael Zavros at the Melbourne Art Fair from 13-17 August (Booth C103). It’s a show with a novel point of difference, combining still life paintings with a performance featuring a Rolls-Royce Wraith and Australia’s superstar models the Stenmark Melbourne Art Fair 2014 | Michael Zavros

Art Basel Hong Kong 2014, Encounters | Rebecca Baumann

15-18 May 2014 Starkwhite will present a kinetic work by Perth-based artist Rebecca Baumann at Art Basel Hong Kong from 15-18 May 2014. The work will be installed in Encounters, the section of the fair featuring 17 large-scale works selected by Yuko Hasegawa, chief curator of Tokyo’s Museum of Contemporary and curator of the last Art Basel Hong Kong 2014, Encounters | Rebecca Baumann

Art Basel Hong Kong 2014 | Gordon Walters

In partnership with the Walters Estate, Starkwhite will present pioneer abstract artist Gordon Walters at Art Basel Hong Kong from 15 -18 May 2014. The gallery will also present a large-scale, commissioned work by Perth-based artist Rebecca Baumann in the Encounters section of the fair, which has been curated by Yuko Hasegawa. Gordon Walters (1919-1995) is Art Basel Hong Kong 2014 | Gordon Walters

Auckland Art Fair 2013

Starkwhite will participate in the 2013 edition of the Auckland Art Fair, which runs from 8 – 11 August in The Cloud on Auckland’s waterfront. This year the gallery will present a group show of works by artists including Billy Apple (NZ), Martin Basher (NZ/US), Rebecca Baumann (AU) Jae Hoon Lee (NZ/KR) Seung Yul Oh Auckland Art Fair 2013

Sydney Contemporary 2013

10 -13 September 2012 Starkwhite will present a group show at the inaugural edition of Sydney Contemporary 2012. The lineup of artists includes: Billy Apple (NZ/US), Martin Basher (NZ/US), Rebecca Baumann (AUS), Whitney Bedford (US), Jae Hoon Lee (NZ/KR), Ross Manning (AUS), Seung Yul Oh (NZ/KR), John Reynolds (NZ), and Caroline Rothwell (AUS). We will Sydney Contemporary 2013

Art Basel Hong Kong 2017

23 – 25 March 2017Booth 1C03 Starkwhite will present a group show at Art Basel Hong Kong exploring various approaches to composing or choreographing color, motion and movement. It will feature the work of pioneer experimental filmmaker Len Lye, along with works by contemporary practitioners Rebecca Baumann, Daniel Crooks, Alicia Frankovich and Grant Stevens who Art Basel Hong Kong 2017

Sydney Contemporary | Video Contemporary 2013 Grant Stevens | Clinton Watkins

Starkwhite will present video works by Grant Stevens (AUS) and Clinton Watkins (NZ) in Video Contemporary, the section of Sydney Contemporary curated by Mark Feary. Grant Stevens Supermassive, 2013Four-channel videoColour and sound11 mins, 19 secs Grant Stevens is known for his pithy text-based videos exploring vernacular and mass media truisms and recalling advertising, movie trailers Sydney Contemporary | Video Contemporary 2013 Grant Stevens | Clinton Watkins

Art Los Angeles Contemporary 2017

Starkwhite will present a group show at Art Los Angeles Contemporary from 26 – 29 January 2017. The artists include Billy Apple® (NZ), Martin Basher (NZ/US), Rebecca Baumann (AUS), Daniel Crooks (AUS/NZ), Richard Maloy (NZ), Laith McGregor (AUS), Seung Yul Oh (NZ/KR), Gordon Walters (NZ) and Michael Zavros (NZ). Further information will be posted closer to Art Los Angeles Contemporary 2017

Sydney Contemporary | Installation Contemporary 2013

Seung Yul Oh: Huggong (Variation 1)  “Seung Yul Oh transforms childhood memories into surreal, large-scale installations. His whimsical works experiment with colour, materials and movement as he reanimates games and toys by exaggerating their familiar scale.” 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art, Sydney. Seung Yul Oh will present one of his oversized inflatable sculptures in Sydney Contemporary | Installation Contemporary 2013

Auckland Art Fair 2016

STARKWHITE: GROUP SHOW 25 – 29 MAY 2016 BOOTH C9 Starkwhite will present an evolving group show at the Auckland Art Fair focusing on artists with a strong record of participation in international art fairs and national and international exhibitions. Rotating artists through the course of the fair allows the gallery to feature a wider Auckland Art Fair 2016

Art Basel Hong Kong 2013 | Billy Apple

23-26 May 2013 Starkwhite is delighted to announce that the gallery will participate in the first edition of Art Basel Hong Kong 2013, which runs from 23-26 May 2013. Starkwhite has a long assoication with the Hong Kong’s international art fair having participated in five editions of ART HK. Starkwhite will present THE IMMORTALISATION OF Art Basel Hong Kong 2013 | Billy Apple

Auckland Art Fair | Projects Programme 2016

GRANT STEVENS / STARKWHITE25 – 29 MAY 2016    Grant Stevens is represented in Pacific Real Time, the inaugural edition of Auckland Art Fair Project Programme curated by Jarrod Rawlins, curator at MONA, Hobart, and Simon Rees, Director, Govett Brewster Art Gallery / Len Lye Centre, New Plymouth. They selected works for the Project Programme Auckland Art Fair | Projects Programme 2016

The Armory Film March 2012 | Gavin Hipkins This Fine Island

8-11 March 2012 Starkwhite will present Gavin Hipkins’ experimental screen narrative, This Fine Island, at the inaugural edition of Armory Film, 8-11 March 2012. Curated by Moving Image, the screenings will take place during The Armory Show in a dedicated Media Lounge on Pier 94. Hipkins’ background is in contemporary art photography and experimental video art. The Armory Film March 2012 | Gavin Hipkins This Fine Island

Art Basel Hong Kong 2016 | Encounters

RICHARD MALOY: YELLOW STRUCTURE  ENCOUNTERS (E4) 24-26 March 2016 Auckland-based artist Richard Maloy will present a large-scale sculpture in Encounters, the curated section of the 2016 edition of Art Basel Hong Kong. Yellow Structure is one of seventeen works selected by curator Alexie Glass-Kantor (also the director of Artspace Sydney) for this high-profile exhibition in Art Basel Hong Kong 2016 | Encounters

Art Basel Hong Kong 2016

BOOTH:  LEVEL 1, CO3 Starkwhite will present an exhibition at Art Basel Hong Kong, from 23 – 26 March 2016, along with a project by Richard Maloy in Encounters, the section of the fair curated by Alexie Glass-Kantor (see separate release). It will be the gallery’s fifth participation in the fair. The exhibition looks back Art Basel Hong Kong 2016

MICHAEL ZAVROS | ART LOS ANGELES CONTEMPORARY

28 – 31 January 2016 Michael Zavros is an artist who paints beautiful things beautifully. His subjects include European palaces, gardens and follies; up-market men’s fashion, flowers, luxury cars and jewellery; Lipizzaner dressage horses and Japanese pedigree onagadori chickens. It is often said that Zavros’ subject is beauty itself, but it is more generally the MICHAEL ZAVROS | ART LOS ANGELES CONTEMPORARY

Sydney Contemporary 2015

10 – 13 September 2015 BOOTH DO4 Mirroring Sydney Contemporary’s positioning as an emergent international art fair, Starkwhite will take a more international approach this year, presenting work by artists based in China, Germany, Korea and the United States as well as New Zealand and Australia. And the gallery will present more work than usual Sydney Contemporary 2015

Installation Contemporary Sydney Contemporary 2015

Laith McGregor: Installation ContemporarySydney Contemporary10-13 September 2015 Starkwhite will present an artist’s project by Laith McGregor (AUS) in Installation Contemporary, which has been curated by Ivan Muniz Reed, Glenn Barkley and Holly Williams for this year’s edition of the fair. McGregor will float three large tarpaulins over an aisle in the main hall at Carriageworks Installation Contemporary Sydney Contemporary 2015

John Reynolds, Soap Box Symposium | Auckland Art Fair 2018

‘The scientist tries to name things, the artist tries to avoid naming things.’ Alan Lightman John Reynolds will run a soap box symposium at the Auckland Art Fair where visitors can engage in one-to-one encounters and conversations with the artist in a booth designed with architect Malcolm Walker. The conversations will be fuelled by ‘The John Reynolds, Soap Box Symposium | Auckland Art Fair 2018

Fiona Pardington, Michael Zavros | Art Basel Hong Kong 2018

Starkwhite will present new work by Fiona Pardington (NZ) and Michael Zavros (AUS) at Art Basel Hong Kong 2018 in an exhibition titled Beyond Surface Affect. Both artists produce strikingly beautiful artworks – Pardington with her large-format photographs and Zavros with his trademark photo-realist paintings – where something on the surface is the source of something Fiona Pardington, Michael Zavros | Art Basel Hong Kong 2018

Art Los Angeles Contemporary 2018

Starkwhite will present works by Laith McGregor (AUS) and Danie Mellor (AUS) at Art Los Angeles Contemporary from 25 – 25 January, 2018. There will also be a by-invitation vernissage on 24 January. During his travels in South East Asia, Laith McGregor has been exploring the conceptual foundations of portraiture, from primitive mark making through Art Los Angeles Contemporary 2018

Jonny Niesche, Michael Zavros, Len Lye, Fiona Pardington, Seung Yul Oh, Alicia Frankovich | Auckland Art Fair 2021

Nearly a year to the date since Covid decimated our 2020 art fair programme we’re delighted to take part in the Auckland Art Fair from 24-28 February 2021. Taking an expansive double booth we’ll present a solo project by Jonny Niesche featuring an installation of a new body of wall and floor based sculptures. A Jonny Niesche, Michael Zavros, Len Lye, Fiona Pardington, Seung Yul Oh, Alicia Frankovich | Auckland Art Fair 2021

Dialogues | London Art Fair 2018 | P18a

17-21 January 2018 Dialogues is a guest-curated section of Art Projects, curated by Misal Adnan Yildiz, previously Artspace Director. It consists of five pairs of UK-based and international galleries. AS AN EPISTEMOLOGICAL QUESTION: FORM IS FEMALE P18a Stark White, Auckland P18b Joana Bryant & Julian Page, London A show focusing on spatial relationships between internal Dialogues | London Art Fair 2018 | P18a

Martin Basher, Whitney Bedford, Seung Yul Oh | Sydney Contemporary Presents 2020

Starkwhite is delighted to participate in Sydney Contemporary Presents 2020, an online edition of Sydney’s international art fair. Our on-line booth features works by Martin Basher (US/NZ), Whitney Bedford (US) and Seung Yul Oh (NZ/KR). This link take you to the fair. The fair runs from 1-31 October 2020.

Sydney Contemporary 2017

Starkwhite will present a two-person exhibition by Fiona Pardington (NZ) and Michael Zavros (AUS) at this year’s edition of Sydney Contemporary. The fair runs from 7 – 10 September with a by-invitation VIP preview on 6 September.  Pardington presents four new works, two of which are a part of her recent body of work Nabokov’s Blues: The Sydney Contemporary 2017

VIRTUAL FAIR – Auckland Art Fair

The 2020 edition of the Auckland Art Fair has been cancelled and replaced by the Virtual Fair, presented entirely online. We had planned to present exhibitions in two facing booths with a space in between for sculpture: a solo show by Fiona Pardington with new works from her important Huia series, recent photographs from TIKI: VIRTUAL FAIR – Auckland Art Fair