Ocula City Auckland Auckland maintains and nurtures a well informed art scene. Karangahape Road and its environs is home to cutting edge galleries and the public funded Artspace, a contemporary art center. The Auckland Art Gallery, in its new award winning building, features an extensive collection of local and international art. Outside central Auckland are two energetic contemporary art institutions, Te Tuhi and Te Uru, and futher afield three sculpture parks of note: Brick Bay, O'Connell's Bay and The Farm, which features works by Anish Kapoor, Benar Venet, Tony Oursler and other international and local artists.
Ocula Conversation Simon Denny Artist, New Zealand and Berlin ‘I think if a viewer encounters these projects and thinks 'what can I trust here?', that is a good outcome.’ Read More By KATE BRETTKELLY-CHALMERS Photo: Calla Henkel and Max Pitegoff