Posts tagged with Paul Cullen

Paul Cullen (1949-2017) – tribute to ‘witty and whimsical’ New Zealand artist

Paul Cullen stands beside his artwork A Garden

We are saddened to hear of the recent death of Auckland artist Paul Cullen (1949-2017). He was a constantly intelligent presence in the contemporary art scene for over 40 years, and his final illness only served to catalyse his productivity to the very end. Poignantly, his exhibition Provisional Arrangements at Two Rooms, Auckland, only closed on 11… Read more »

A Garden forms on the Sculpture Terrace

  • A Garden
  • Contemplation on the Terrace
  • Observing the harbour city
  • A Garden, completed

A Garden by Paul Cullen has recently opened on the Sculpture Terrace’s Outer Terrace. The project draws on Paul’s interest in the history and practice of garden design and also his ongoing interest in the methods and models of science. The work was installed over a two week period beginning with some skilled help from… Read more »

Art on TV

  • Lisa Reihana, Mai i te aroha, ko te aroha, Te Ara a Hine, Te Papa, Level 2
  • Lisa Reihana, Mai i te aroha, ko te aroha, Te Ara a Hine, Te Papa, Level 2
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  • Paul Cullen, artist's model for A Garden

Fans of art and TV on demand may already know about the great series New Artland hosted by musician Chris Knox on freeview TVNZ 7, and available online. The programme invites artists to make a new work involving a community. Series two has recently been uploaded, and they are already up to Episode 7. If… Read more »