Book Launch: View from the South

Grahame has joined up with his great mate, award winning author Owen Marshall, to create a beautiful collection of poems and photography: View From The South. Book launches will be held in Cromwell at PaperPlus, 6.30pm Wednesday 22 Aug and at Dunedin Public Library, 2.00pm Sunday 26 Aug 2018. Return to News Page

Milford Galleries Southern Gothic Exhibition

Rarely Exhibiting, Grahame has joined with Milford Galleries to exhibit, alongside a number of other artists, four works, in their ‘Southern Gothic Exhibition’ in Dunedin. Their exhibition runs 08 Sept to 03 October 2018. Featured artwork: ‘Clouded Moon’. Oil on Linen. 610 x 840 mm. Sold: Private Collection. Return to News Page

Jonathan Grant Galleries Exhibition

A watercolour of Grahame’s forms part of the exhibition ‘Our People – Our Land’ Jonathan Grant Gallery, Parnell, Auckland. 14 Nov – 04 December 2017. Download the Exhibition Catalogue below. Featured image: ‘Whangaroa Bay’. Watercolour and Gouache. 540 x 720 mm. 2017. Private Collection. Return to News Page

‘Back of the Maungatua’s’ Auction Catalogue Description

Art + Object Auction 10 August 2017 ‘Back of the Maungatua’s’ Catalogue Description by Hamish Coney. ‘Back of the Maungatua’s’: 2007, small oil (30.5 cm x 66.2cm). Grahame Sydney is a supreme articulator of the specificity of place. So many of his widescreen landscapes are not only topographically accurate but also contains resonances and moods … Read more

‘Slow Sign’ Auction Catalogue Description

Mossgreen-Webb Auction 29 November 2016. Catalogue Description by Peter Simpson: ‘Slow Sign’ (508 x 669mm. Egg Tempera. 1975). There is good reason to believe that Grahame Sydney placed a special importance on this painting since in at least two early survey exhibitions, at the Dunedin Public Art Gallery in 1981 and at the Robert McDougall … Read more