International Art Fair Fund Closed: 15 Feb 2019

Supporting New Zealand-based dealer galleries and craft/object designers and companies to participate in reputable international art fairs. The focus is on increasing the sale of New Zealand craft/object and visual artworks in offshore markets. Seven grants totalling $93,516 have been offered to support projects by New Zealand artists, practitioners and arts organisations in this funding round. 10 applications were received, with a total of $133,543 requested.

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Funding recipients

Gow Langsford Gallery

Towards presenting works by Colin McCahon alongside works by preeminent New Zealand artists to demonstrate the former's legacy.

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AWARDED: $20,000

Hopkinson Mossman

Towards Hopkinson Mossman presenting Shannon Te Ao at Art Basel Hong Kong.

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AWARDED: $13,660

Matthew Clarke

To present undiscovered New Zealand artist Oliver King at Sydney Contemporary 2019.

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AWARDED: $10,000

Mercy Pictures

Towards presenting Teghan Burt at Spring 1883, 2019.

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AWARDED: $6,000

Michael Lett

Towards a solo presentation of new work by Imogen Taylor at Art Basel Hong Kong 2019.

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AWARDED: $13,856

Sanderson Contemporary Art

Towards presenting at Sydney Contemporary a curated group showing of artists each reflecting on works by artists passed.

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AWARDED: $10,000

Starkwhite

Towards presenting work by Paratene Matchitt and Gordon Walters Art Basel Hong Kong 2019.

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AWARDED: $20,000