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Vacancy: Accounts & Admin Coordinator

  This accounts and administrative position is different from any other. You will be working in the Depot Artspace’s dynamic creative community with a small and friendly team providing support to our recording studios, galleries, creative industry employment placement services and design studio.  Your work will  provide an opportunity to participate in the Depot’s diverse […]



The Reed Pen’s Tale featured in Office of Ethnic Communities newsletter!

During his hugely successful debut solo show, Master Calligrapher Sayed Ali Karam Jawhary’s exhibition The Reed Pen’s Tale was featured in the Office of Ethnic Communities newsletter!       The Office of Ethnic Communities is the government’s authoritative advisor on ethnic diversity in New Zealand. They also provide information, advice and services to, and […]



Job Vacancy: Gallery Coordinator

We’re on the hunt for a new Gallery Coordinator to join our team in 2018! This is a full time position focused on working with the wider Depot Artspace team to provide successful exhibition experiences for our exhibitors and visitors. Click HERE to find out more! If you are interested in this position, please request […]



Three female artists take on contemporary social themes in three thrilling exhibitions!

We have 3 incredible exhibitions in our Main Gallery and Vernacular Lounge right now – Jacqueline Macleod’s Memory for $ale, Robyn Gibson’s Solace in Familiar Things and Beatrice Carlson’s Unwearable: 2010-2017 WOW Retrospective. Here is an article from Stuff courtesy of the North Shore Times and the official media release. All 3 exhibitions are available to […]



We’re looking for an Accounts & Admin Coordinator!

After 4 years of  being a integral part of our Depot team, our awesome Accounts and Administration Coordinator, Margaux, is leaving us for her OE.  We are now looking for someone with book keeping and administrative skills who would love to work in the Depot’s dynamic creative community. This is a full time position (32.5 […]



20 Poets in Devonport celebrate National Poetry Day in style!

Friday night saw a packed (wall to wall packed!) Main Gallery for the National Poetry Day event – 20 Poets in Devonport – which we co-hosted with the Michael King Writers Centre. The poetry was exceptional, some pieces were read to honour those who are no longer with us (Barry Brickell, A.R.D. Fairburn, Janet Frame, Lee Dowrick, […]



Gum Sarn on Chinese TV(WTV)!

Margaux Wong – curator of Gum Sarn: Evolving notions of the ‘Sweet Earth’ was interviewed for Chinese TV (aka WTV, broadcast on Freeview 28) last week, and below is the video to the news segment that her interview was included in. This channel is specifically targeted towards New Zealand Chinese, Chinese migrants and/or refugees and […]



Gum Sarn: Evolving Notions of the ‘Sweet Earth’ – Opening Event

Here are a few pics from our hugely successful opening event for Gum Sarn: Evolving notions of the ‘Sweet Earth’! Visitors to the exhibition were enthralled by the history and culture on display, and we think that most people went away with a renewed appreciation of New Zealand Chinese. For the full album of photos, […]



Gum Sarn on Radio New Zealand!

We had a fantastic opening event for Gum Sarn: Evolving Notions of the ‘Sweet Earth’ on Saturday (more photo’s to follow!). Margaux Wong (curator of the exhibition and Depot team member) was interviewed on Radio New Zealand’s show Standing Room Only with Lynn Freeman, which aired on Sunday 20 August at 1:46pm. Follow the link […]



National Poetry Day 20th Anniversary “20 Poets in Devonport”

To celebrate 20 years of National Poetry Day, Michael King Writers Centre in partnership with Depot Artspace, will be holding a special celebratory event, “20 Poets in Devonport” on Friday August 25, 5:30pm – 7:00pm, at Depot Artspace. Twenty poets, past and present will give poetry readings and presentations to mark the event, plus there will be […]