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Some thoughts on the Triennial

Opening night of the Auckland Triennial

Opening night of the Auckland Triennial at Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki

Anthony Byrt’s take on the 5th Auckland Triennial, If you were to live here, for Artforum’s scene and heard is now online.

Triennial Bound


Leg of Lamb’s off to NZ for the opening of the 5th Auckland Triennial, If you were to live here, curated by Hou Hanru. Normal posts will resume next week but you can keep an eye on Twitter for all the very latest goss. (Lots of Triennial related in-jokes for Aucklanders in the viddie above too…)

Hou Hanru to curate Auckland Triennial

Curator Hou Hanru

Hou Hanru has been announced as the curator of the 5th Auckland Triennial.  Hanru is currently the Director of Exhibitions and Public Programs at the San Francisco Art Institute and has previously curated the Lyon Biennale, the Istanbul Biennale, and the Venice Biennale. Describing his appointment Hanru stated: “I’m looking forward to being a part of this unique exhibition experience, and I am excited to be in New Zealand.” The Auckland Triennial opens on March 22nd, 2013.