Ikon Fine Arts Gallery Don Wood

Ikon Gallery Archive

Ikon Gallery Archive by Ikon Fine Arts Gallery, Don Wood

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The Ikon Gallery (originally named The Gallery) was opened on Symonds Street, Auckland, in 1960 by Don Wood and Frank Lowe, architecture students in their early twenties. It remained in business until 1965. As one of the few dealer galleries in Auckland at the time (the space in Argus House had formerly been occupied by Peter Webb's Gallery) it exhibited many leading New Zealand artists, such as Colin McCahon, Pat Hanly, and Don Binney. It was succeeded by Barry Lett Galleries.

This archive consists of correspondence A-Z, business documents paper and books, media clippings, and catalogues and promotional material.

Title
Ikon Gallery Archive
Artist/creator
Production date
1960-1965
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Estate of Don Wood, 2016
Accession no
RC2001/23
Copyright
Copying restrictions apply
Department
Research Library
Display status
Not on display

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