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Splendour Evening

Thursday 16 February 2017, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Take a closer look at selected art works from European Splendour 1500–1800 with the curators, then join them for an informal discussion and drinks.

Explore the stories behind some of the fascinating pieces on display in European Splendour 1500–1800. Curators Justine Olsen and Mark Stocker talk in the gallery about works including:

You then have free time to contemplate the works.

Back at Espresso cafe, we break into groups and discuss the works book-club style. Mark and Justine provide conversation starters as we indulge in a glass of wine and finger food.

This is a Te Papa event. To make it easy for you, we are offering to take your bookings for this event.  Numbers are limited and booking is required.

Feature image: Detail from: Collar 1800s, needle lace, artist unknown. Gift of Mrs Hodgkinson, 1953.

Members $15, non-members $20 (includes a glass of wine and refreshments)


Thursday 16 February 2017
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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