27 August —
05 September 2021
Künstlerhaus Sootbörn, Hamburg, Germany
By Contemporary HUM
From 01 - 04 October 2021, the HUM team was in Berlin to host our third panel discussion On Civicness. While there, we took the opportunity to catch up with several New Zealand artists - Sam Rountree Williams, Joshua Rutter, Matthew Cowan, and Ben Cauchi - and learn about their current projects.
From 01 - 04 October 2021, the HUM team was in Berlin to host our third panel discussion, On Civicness and participating in public life through art practice. While there, we took the opportunity to catch up with several New Zealand artists and learn about their latest projects.
10 December 2020 —
06 March 2021
Kunsthalle Seinäjoki, Finland
30 June —
30 September 2017
Trafostacja Sztuki / Trafo Centre for Contemporary Art, Szczecin, Poland.
06 April —
22 April 2018
Hippolyte Gallery, Helsinki, Finland
07 September —
17 November 2019
Kunsthalle Giessen, Gießen, Germany
By Tessa Laird
From Morris dancing to costume making, Berlin-based artist Matthew Cowan and arts writer Tessa Laird discuss Cowan's interest in folklore, the function of tradition in the modern world and the influence of surrealism on his practice. Cowan's exhibition The Scream of the Strawbear opens at Kunsthalle Giessen in Germany on 7 September 2019.