Join us on the bus to Expressions for tours of a ‘salon’ hang of the entire Pumpkin Cottage collection, and “The Secrets of Mona Lisa”, an exhibition that combines art, history and science to shed light on a very old painting.
This lecture is a feast for the eyes! It describes the oil painting materials and techniques of the portrait painters of the Tudor and Jacobean courts in 16th and early 17th century England. Presented by Sarah Cove, one of Britain’s foremost Technical Art Historians and consultant to international museums, salerooms and collectors.
Author Bronwyn Holloway-Smith will take us on a detective hunt to find some of this country’s most important and beautiful murals.
A wide and chronological look at the Great War – at all forces and countries involved. The artefacts, ranging from a full-size tank to tiny figurines engaged in trench warfare, depict the trials and horrors of war…
Come and enjoy this wonderful opportunity to become more familiar with the pronunciation of Maori and an understanding of Maori protocols.
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