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ArtLab
ArtLab

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ArtLab

FREE

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Declaration: A Pacific Feminist Agenda
Declaration: A Pacific Feminist Agenda

FREE

Declaration: A Pacific Feminist Agenda

FREE

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Yona Lee: An Arrangement for 5 Rooms
Yona Lee: An Arrangement for 5 Rooms

FREE

Yona Lee: An Arrangement for 5 Rooms

FREE

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Manpower: Myths of Masculinity
Manpower: Myths of Masculinity

FREE

Manpower: Myths of Masculinity

FREE

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Romancing the Collection
Romancing the Collection

FREE

Romancing the Collection

FREE

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Guide Kaiārahi
Guide Kaiārahi

FREE

Guide Kaiārahi

FREE

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SOLD OUT| A Day at Gibbs Farm with Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki POSTPONED TO OCTOBER
SOLD OUT| A Day at Gibbs Farm with Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki POSTPONED T...

Sun 30 October 2022, 10am–2pm

Adult: $95.00 Auckland Art Gallery Member: $85.00 Child (5 -13 yrs): $53.00 Children under 5: free Return Bus Ticket: (North Shore and Central departures) $20.00 On-site parking: per vehicle $20.00 NB: Ticketing fees will be applied by Eventfinda.

SOLD OUT| A Day at Gibbs Farm with Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki POSTPONED T...

Sun 30 October 2022, 10am–2pm

Adult: $95.00 Auckland Art Gallery Member: $85.00 Child (5 -13 yrs): $53.00 Children under 5: free Return Bus Ticket: (North Shore and Central departures) $20.00 On-site parking: per vehicle $20.00 NB: Ticketing fees will be applied by Eventfinda.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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
Matariki Ahunga Nui

10am - 5pm

FREE

Matariki Ahunga Nui

10am - 5pm

FREE

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Taane Mete: Pōhutukawa
Taane Mete: Pōhutukawa

Various times

FREE

Taane Mete: Pōhutukawa

Various times

FREE

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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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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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Lunchtime Drop-in Drawing
Lunchtime Drop-in Drawing

Fridays 12-1pm

FREE

Lunchtime Drop-in Drawing

Fridays 12-1pm

FREE

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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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ArtLab presents Squiggla
ArtLab presents Squiggla

10am – 5pm, every day

ArtLab presents Squiggla

10am – 5pm, every day

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Whānau drop-ins – New activities each weekend!
Whānau drop-ins – New activities each weekend!

Sat & Sun 11am–3pm, public holidays and every day during school holidays

FREE

Whānau drop-ins are free, family-focused workshops held every Saturday and Sunday from 11am–3pm.

 

 

 

 

 

Whānau drop-ins – New activities each weekend!

Sat & Sun 11am–3pm, public holidays and every day during school holidays

FREE

Artworks

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Auckland Life No 1 Boarding a Tramcar at 5pm
Auckland Life No 1 Boarding a Tramcar at 5pm

Bessie Christie

Production date
Unknown
Medium
wash
Size (h x w)
383 x 540 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of F J and J F Gwynne 1975
Accession no
1975/36
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Art Critic
Art Critic

Bessie Christie

Production date
1943
Medium
watercolour and conté
Size (h x w)
455 x 584 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Marmaduke Spencer Bower, from the Waimakariri Art Collection Trust collection, 2017
Accession no
2017/13
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Buddha
Buddha

Bessie Christie

Production date
Unknown
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
203 x 127 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1940
Accession no
1940/13/1
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Art class
Art class

Bessie Christie

Production date
circa 1948
Medium
oil on hardboard
Size (h x w)
470 x 620 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1988
Accession no
1988/40
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Flowers, Fruit and Glass
Flowers, Fruit and Glass

Bessie Christie

On display

Production date
circa 1950
Medium
oil on board
Size (h x w)
486 x 393 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2016
Accession no
2016/24
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Sunlight
Sunlight

Bessie Christie

Production date
20th century
Medium
oil on board
Size (h x w)
365 x 425 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1936
Accession no
1936/18
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Women in Brent's Lounge
Women in Brent's Lounge

Bessie Christie

Production date
circa 1949
Medium
gouache
Size (h x w)
559 x 711 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1949
Accession no
1949/9
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Us Bathing at Takapuna
Us Bathing at Takapuna

Bessie Christie

Production date
1946
Medium
watercolour and ink
Size (h x w)
380 x 500 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, The Ilene and Laurence Dakin Bequest, purchased 1997
Accession no
1997/32
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Trees I
Trees I

Bessie Christie

Production date
1935
Medium
etching on paper
Size (h x w)
206 x 162 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1936
Accession no
1936/2/2
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Trees II
Trees II

Bessie Christie

Production date
20th century
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
219 x 142 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1937
Accession no
1937/11/2
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