In response to demand, here’s your third and final opportunity to join us on our Wednesday Walk along the Wellington Waterfront
Reuben Friend, Director of Pātaka Art + Museum, and curator of SANDY ADSETT: TOI KORU, will lead a tour of this major survey exhibition specifically for the Friends of Te Papa.
Step behind the scenes with this talk from Te Papa’s Curator of Modern Art Lizzie Bisley. In this talk she will delve into the process of creating a major art exhibition – revealing how the exhibition narrative was formed
In response to demand, come along and join us for our second walking Wednesday. Small group guided tour with social distancing in place, visual delights and associated history and details.
Join Senior Curator Claire Regnault in Feathermania for a lively floor talk on the fashion for feathers in the 19th century, including stories of New Zealand’s bird hunters, ‘feather furriers’
Join Lizzie Bisley for a floortalk in ‘Surrealist Art: Masterpieces from Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen’. Lizzie co-curated the exhibition and will provide unique insights into the artwork on display, with a particular focus on the role of Women Surrealists.
The Annual General Meeting of the Friends of the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa Inc
Behind the Scenes in the Ceramics storage collections to view objects representing changing ideas of craft and design.
Join our behind the scenes into the collection store to show you objects representing changing ideas of craft and design through ceramics.
Dr Mark Stocker presents an illustrated talk based upon his article published in Majesty magazine. Sixty years ago Prince Philip was a progressive royal who exerted a profound influence on what British currency looks like, largely because he cared about good design.
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