Artists

Material World

Material World

15/04/2008 to 4/05/2008

Wellington sculptor Johnny Turner shows deft touches and simple classical ingenuity in his latest exhibition Material World. Turner works with volcanic and metamorphic rock (formed from intense pressure and heat over thousands of years), which initially form as a soft substance to become more refined over time. His stones are at once pure and condensed to an immense

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Johnny Turner - New Work

Johnny Turner - New Work

3/07/2007 to 22/07/2007

Wellington based artist, Johnny Turner, has created new works in the project room that dialogue with the practice of some of New Zealand’s most influential and controversial artists. His signature use of age-old volcanic and metamorphic rock will take on a new life as he references the likes of Jacqueline Fraser and Dick Frizzell.

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