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27 October 2016
Anne McCahon (née Hamblett) Exhibition
Image: Anne Hamblett, Poppies, (1937), oil on board, 456 x 452mm
Hocken Pictorial Collections
Visitors to McCahon House often want to know more about Anne McCahon. To meet the demand for this constant interest, McCahon House embarked on a journey of discovery with a great team, including curator Linda Tyler, researcher...
23 October 2015
A rare and unique opportunity to experiment with clay-making alongside one of New Zealand’s outstanding emerging artists. Our artist in residence - Suji Park will be holding four separate clay-making workshop sessions over two days. You are invited to work alongside the artist to create clay sculptural forms.
Park is interested in the idea of co-opting the...
08 September 2013
A special opportunity to view the working studio of Dr Fiona Pardington, New Zealand’s leading photographer, to see how during her artist residency, she has transformed selected ephemera into luscious painterly still life photographs that explore and reference Colin McCahon’s still life paintings.
In her residency application Dr Fiona Pardington proposed “He Whakaotia: An...
18 July 2013
Resident Artist News
Fiona Pardington moved into the residency, and once we worked out how to keep the place warm she was straight into setting up the studio to commence a series of still-life works.
A keenly anticipated visit into McCahon’s former home aroused her artistic sensibilities, as she knew it would. The series of still life in development will reference McCahon’s...
24 May 2013
Applications now open to New Zealand professional artists who have demonstrated a commitment to their practice and have received some critical acclaim. Application closing date: 19 August 2013
The McCahon House residency aims to give outstanding emergent or mid career artists an opportunity to develop their work through a supportive programme while living in the environment that...
18 May 2013
Invitation to apply for the artists' residency programme during 2014 – 2015 opens on 18 May 2013. You are welcome to go onto a notification list, please email the office.
Application Form and Guidelines can be down loaded here
To find out more about the residency please read the Artists' Residency pages