Join us for a guided tour of ‘Melvin Day: A Modernist Perspective’ with Curator Mark Hutchins-Pond
Join us for your members’ only preview of Rita Angus opens on the 18th December 2021. A committed feminist, and a pacifist, Rita Angus’ work was deeply entwined with her view of the world. She created a distinctive vision of a new, modern New Zealand. This landmark exhibition celebrates 40 years of her work.
We are delighted to be able to offer you the opportunity for a special tour of the City Art Gallery’s stunning exhibition ‘Hilma af Klint: The Secret Paintings’. Before Malevich, before Kandinsky, before Mondrian, there was Hilma.
Rose Valland is one of the great unsung heroes of the fight against art crime during war.
We bring you a shorter version of our Wednesday Walk which is adapted to be inclusive of our Friends who are less mobile.
Join us when Rebecca Rice and Matariki Williams speak about their recent publication at the portrait wall in Toi Art – the most popular art exhibition for Te Papa visitors.
A multi-media presentation followed by a trunk sale of personally handpicked exquisite textiles from different parts of India.
Join us for in depth explorations into ‘Brett Graham: Tai Moana Tai Tangata’ and ‘Judy Millar: Action Movie!’
Enjoy a final chance to be guided through ‘Surrealist Art’ hear the profound stories and intentions behind the masterpieces in the exhibition. Your tour will highlight the breadth and richness of surrealist work, encompassing paintings, photography, sculptures and more
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