Light Industry

Depot Artspace • 27 May - 14 June

Opens 2pm on Saturday, 27 May
Hours 12-5 Mon, 10-5 Tues - Sat, 11-3 Sun
Where 28 Clarence St, Devonport
  09 963 2331
  www.depotartspace.co.nz
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Artists Bob Nelson
Theme Exhibitions

Influenced primarily by the New Topographics movement (New York 1975), Bob investigates the geometric and colour permutations evident in the New Zealand industrial landscape.  This ‘accidental abstraction’ has fascinated Bob and has been fuelled by his conviction that the everyday and common place is not without beauty and wonder; “it all depends on how you look at things. I try to bring clarity to what might otherwise be seen as trite, banal or just downright ugly”.



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Bob Nelson