'Somewhere In-Between' Exhibition by Gareth Barlow

4 Hastings St, Napier

Somewhere In-Between Exhibition by Gareth Barlow
at Boyd-Dunlop Gallery
12 August - 2 September, 2022

My work often explores the spiritual concepts of two different cultures. Influenced by an Irish Catholic upbringing, although my parents encouraged a more liberal view on religion and left me to discover my own spiritual journey, and an environment blessed to be heavily influenced by Tangata Whenua and their culture.

It’s the people I meet and the stories they tell that compels me to create art. Connections through the land and distant whakapapa. Exploring ideas on polytheism and the dimensions ruled by these Gods. How they influence and encourage my world. How energy permeates and guides my work and challenges many aspects of my own Catholic upbringing.

I sometimes feel that on anyone’s art journey, if you don’t have more questions than answers, perhaps you’re not on the right path. This is especially true when your journey involves exploring the principles and philosophies of different cultures. Suddenly my perceptions of what may lie ahead now has leverage from many dimensions. And I find my beliefs happily resting in a place somewhere in-between.

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When

Sun 14th Aug 2022, 10:00am

Mon 15th Aug 2022, 10:00am

Tue 16th Aug 2022, 10:00am

Wed 17th Aug 2022, 10:00am

Thu 18th Aug 2022, 10:00am

Fri 19th Aug 2022, 10:00am

Sat 20th Aug 2022, 10:00am

Sun 21st Aug 2022, 10:00am

Mon 22nd Aug 2022, 10:00am

Tue 23rd Aug 2022, 10:00am

Wed 24th Aug 2022, 10:00am

Thu 25th Aug 2022, 10:00am

Fri 26th Aug 2022, 10:00am

Sat 27th Aug 2022, 10:00am

Sun 28th Aug 2022, 10:00am

Mon 29th Aug 2022, 10:00am

Tue 30th Aug 2022, 10:00am

Wed 31st Aug 2022, 10:00am

Thu 1st Sep 2022, 10:00am

Where

Boyd-Dunlop Gallery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

4 Hastings St, Napier