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Martin Patrick is a writer, critic, and academic based in Wellington, New Zealand




My essays and reviews have been published in a wide variety of international contexts, including exhibition catalogues, magazines, and websites. I am a regular contributor to Afterimage (US), Art Monthly (UK), and The Listener (NZ).


I also write scholarly essays that have been published in Art Journal, Art and The Public Sphere, Centropa, Drain, The Sixties, and Third Text. I am currently a Senior Lecturer in the School of Art at Massey University.



I am a regular commentator on art, books, media, and popular culture on podcasts and blogs and lecture widely, presenting my research both here in New Zealand and elsewhere.