Heavenly Beings: Icons of the Christian Orthodox World

Heavenly Beings: Icons of the Christian Orthodox World

Opening this Good Friday, this new exhibition introduces the tradition of the devotional art of the Christian Orthodox faith in a display of icons drawn from across the world.

Yona Lee: An Arrangement for 5 Rooms

Yona Lee: An Arrangement for 5 Rooms

Open now, 'Yona Lee: An Arrangement for 5 Rooms' is the artist’s most ambitious solo exhibition to date.

Declaration: A Pacific Feminist Agenda

Declaration: A Pacific Feminist Agenda

Open now, 'Declaration: A Pacific Feminist Agenda' is an exhibition that maps a feminist trajectory in contemporary Pacific art.

ArtLab presents Squiggla

ArtLab presents Squiggla

From Friday 15 April, the Squiggla Making Space will have changing activities that encourage us all to Play + Make + Imagine + Invent

Toi Te Kupu: Whakaahuatanga

Toi Te Kupu: Whakaahuatanga

A major new wānanga toi Māori, Toi Te Kupu: Whakaahuatanga is to be held in Tāmaki Makaurau to coincide with this winter’s Matariki.

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ArtLab presents Squiggla
ArtLab presents Squiggla

10am – 5pm, every day

ArtLab presents Squiggla

10am – 5pm, every day

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Yoga and Art Immersion
Yoga and Art Immersion

Sundays 9am-10am

Public $18 (plus booking fee), Members $16.20 (plus booking fee) Book now

Yoga and Art Immersion

Sundays 9am-10am

Public $18 (plus booking fee), Members $16.20 (plus booking fee) Book now

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Studio of St John the Baptist Tour
Studio of St John the Baptist Tour

11am - 12.30pm

Members $22.5, Non-members $25 Buy tickets

Studio of St John the Baptist Tour

11am - 12.30pm

Members $22.5, Non-members $25 Buy tickets

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Toi Te Kupu: Whakaahuatanga
Toi Te Kupu: Whakaahuatanga

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A major new wānanga toi Māori, Toi Te Kupu: Whakaahuatanga is to be held in Tāmaki Makaurau to coincide with this winter’s Matariki.

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Taane Mete: Pōhutukawa
Taane Mete: Pōhutukawa

Various times

FREE

Taane Mete: Pōhutukawa

Various times

FREE

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Matariki Ahunga Nui
Matariki Ahunga Nui

10am - 5pm

FREE

Matariki Ahunga Nui

10am - 5pm

FREE

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An Icons walkthrough with Gordon Morrison
An Icons walkthrough with Gordon Morrison

Sat 11.00–11.30am, Sun 11.00–11.30am & 1.00-1.30pm

Free tour + General Admission charges (bookings essential) Book now

An Icons walkthrough with Gordon Morrison

Sat 11.00–11.30am, Sun 11.00–11.30am & 1.00-1.30pm

Free tour + General Admission charges (bookings essential) Book now

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Matariki Ahunga Nui – Aro
Matariki Ahunga Nui – Aro

10.30 - 11.15 am

FREE - KOREUTU

Matariki Ahunga Nui – Aro

10.30 - 11.15 am

FREE - KOREUTU

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The Auckland Performing Arts Centre performs Gilbert & George
The Auckland Performing Arts Centre performs Gilbert & George

11am, 12pm, 1pm (approx. 15 minutes each)

The Auckland Performing Arts Centre performs Gilbert & George

11am, 12pm, 1pm (approx. 15 minutes each)

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Aidan Hart Lectures: Icons and the Numinous
Aidan Hart Lectures: Icons and the Numinous

6–8pm

Members $90, Non-Members $155, Students $50 Book now

This winter, we are thrilled to be hosting internationally renowned iconographer Aidan Hart for a two-night lecture series which explores the history of Christian Orthodox iconography and its influence on contemporary art. 

In these two lectures we will first explore the function of icons and how this affects their form, and then see how they inspired many key twentieth-century artists.

Aidan Hart Lectures: Icons and the Numinous

6–8pm

Members $90, Non-Members $155, Students $50 Book now

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Aidan Hart Workshops: Icon Painting
Aidan Hart Workshops: Icon Painting

9am–5pm

Members $410, Non-Members $465 Book now

This winter, we are thrilled to be hosting internationally renowned iconographer Aidan Hart for a two-day workshop on the time-honoured practice of icon painting. After creating your own egg tempera paint, you will learn the techniques of traditional iconography and walk away with a unique piece of your own.

Aidan Hart Workshops: Icon Painting

9am–5pm

Members $410, Non-Members $465 Book now

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Icon Painting Demonstration with Aidan Hart
Icon Painting Demonstration with Aidan Hart

2 - 4pm

Free - bookings essential Book now

Icon Painting Demonstration with Aidan Hart

2 - 4pm

Free - bookings essential Book now

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Solacium – Live performance from the Human Kind Project
Solacium – Live performance from the Human Kind Project

1 - 2.30pm both days

FREE

Solacium – Live performance from the Human Kind Project

1 - 2.30pm both days

FREE

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Clown Time

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Escapism

Karen Walker & Priscilla Southcombe

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