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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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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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Gilbert & George: Members Tour II
Gilbert & George: Members Tour II

12–1pm

Free for Members (bookings required) Book now

Gilbert & George: Members Tour II

12–1pm

Free for Members (bookings required) Book now

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il sang - 일상 - daily life - a performance by Jang Huddle
il sang - 일상 - daily life - a performance by Jang Huddle

11 – 11.30am Saturday and Sunday

FREE

il sang - 일상 - daily life - a performance by Jang Huddle

11 – 11.30am Saturday and Sunday

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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SOLD OUT | Aidan Hart Workshops: Icon Painting
SOLD OUT | Aidan Hart Workshops: Icon Painting

9am–5pm

Members $410, Non-Members $465 Book now

Please note: This event has now sold out.

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.

SOLD OUT | 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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Kindred Spirits: Artists' Kōrero
Kindred Spirits: Artists' Kōrero

6—7.30pm

Members $12, Non-Members $15 Book now

Venture into Sione Monū and Manuha’apai Vaeatangitau’s sparkling, futuristic world of Kindred: A Leitī Chronicle with an exclusive artists’ kōrero this July.

Sione and Manu will be joined by artist Edith Amituanai, exploring the many threads which come together to form Kindred: A Leitī Chronicle. The kōrero will cover the background and process behind Kindred, as well as the brand-new Members tote bag which features original work from the artists created exclusively for you, our Members. Light refreshments will be available before and after the talk, courtesy of Almighty Drinks.

Kindred Spirits: Artists' Kōrero

6—7.30pm

Members $12, Non-Members $15 Book now

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Auckland Zinefest 2022
Auckland Zinefest 2022

11am – 4pm Saturday and Sunday

FREE

Auckland Zinefest 2022

11am – 4pm Saturday and Sunday

FREE

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Gilbert & George: Members Tour I
Gilbert & George: Members Tour I

12–1pm

Free for Members (bookings required) Book now

Gilbert & George: Members Tour I

12–1pm

Free for Members (bookings required) Book now

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July School Holiday Programmes 2022
July School Holiday Programmes 2022

9am–3pm

$80 (+booking fees) per child, per day | $350 (+booking fees) per child, 5 days Book now

This July school holidays, the Gallery is proud to bring you a hands-on School Holiday Programme. 

July School Holiday Programmes 2022

9am–3pm

$80 (+booking fees) per child, per day | $350 (+booking fees) per child, 5 days Book now

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Taane Mete: Pōhutukawa
Taane Mete: Pōhutukawa

1 – 1.35pm and 2.30 – 3.05pm

FREE

Taane Mete: Pōhutukawa

1 – 1.35pm and 2.30 – 3.05pm

FREE

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Signed, Theo Schoon | Special screening and conversation
Signed, Theo Schoon | Special screening and conversation

6–8pm

Members $17, Non-Members $22 Book now

Join us for a special screening of the new documentary, Signed, Theo Schoon, followed by a discussion between Nathan Pōhio (Senior Curator, Māori Art, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki) and award-winning arts columnist, advisor and writer Hamish Coney. Offering insights to the film’s production and exploring the many threads of Aotearoa’s art history bundled up in it, this exclusive in-conversation will expand upon the daring career of Theo Schoon and its significance in Aotearoa’s creative landscape.

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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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Curator tours of Heavenly Beings: Icons of the Christian Orthodox World
Curator tours of Heavenly Beings: Icons of the Christian Orthodox World

Various dates, 1.45 — 2.30pm

Adult $24.50, Concession $19.50, Members free Book now

Curator tours of Heavenly Beings: Icons of the Christian Orthodox World

Various dates, 1.45 — 2.30pm

Adult $24.50, Concession $19.50, Members free Book now

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ArtLab – Mix the Rainbow: Colour and Shape
ArtLab – Mix the Rainbow: Colour and Shape

10am – 5pm, every day

FREE

ArtLab – Mix the Rainbow: Colour and Shape

10am – 5pm, every day

FREE

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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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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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Dressing Enhancing
Dressing Enhancing

Christine Hellyar

Production date
2003
Medium
doghair tuffs, coconut fibre, hair, mother of pearl
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2004
Accession no
2004/29/6
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Shelter
Shelter

Christine Hellyar

Production date
1979
Medium
ink on paper
Size (h x w)
610 x 430 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1987
Accession no
1987/44/1
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Shelter : bark, twigs, flax and other vegetable fibres
Shelter : bark, twigs, flax and other vegetable fibres

Christine Hellyar

Production date
1979
Medium
ink
Size (h x w)
610 x 430 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1987
Accession no
1987/44/2
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Disguises
Disguises

Christine Hellyar

Production date
1984
Medium
paper
Size (h x w)
125 x 83 x 6 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, transferred from the E H McCormick Research Library, 2003
Accession no
2003/21/5
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Body Parts - Beach, Bush and Garden
Body Parts - Beach, Bush and Garden

Christine Hellyar

Production date
1987-1989
Medium
glass-fronted cupboards, fired clay, bronze, plaster, latex, copper-coated fired clay and wooden chair
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1990
Accession no
1990/3
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Fishing Researching
Fishing Researching

Christine Hellyar

Production date
2003
Medium
coconut fronds, wax, flax
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2004
Accession no
2004/29/2
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Binding Confining
Binding Confining

Christine Hellyar

Production date
2003
Medium
flax, plaited hibiscus purau, fibres
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2004
Accession no
2004/29/7
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Skin Scrapers
Skin Scrapers

Christine Hellyar

Production date
1982
Medium
5 stones on animal skin in a wooden tray
Size (h x w)
400 x 400 x 45 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Friends of the Auckland Art Gallery, 1982
Accession no
1982/55/12
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Hylic Tie
Hylic Tie

Christine Hellyar

Production date
1979
Medium
low fired clay, driftwood, barnacles, pumice, shell, thread
Size (h x w)
85 x 150 x 140 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1979
Accession no
1979/62/1.1-2
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Birds of a Feather Flock
Birds of a Feather Flock

Christine Hellyar

Production date
1982
Medium
fired clay, stone, leatherwork and feathers on muslin in a wooden tray
Size (h x w)
400 x 400 x 45 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Friends of the Auckland Art Gallery, 1982
Accession no
1982/55/3
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Christine Hellyar Artist Books
Christine Hellyar Artist Books

Christine Hellyar

Production date
1984-1991
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Christine Hellyar, 1998
Accession no
RC2003/3
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Disguises
Disguises

Christine Hellyar

Production date
1984
Medium
paper
Size (h x w)
122 x 80 x 6 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, transferred from the E H McCormick Research Library, 2003
Accession no
2003/21/2
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Disguises
Disguises

Christine Hellyar

Production date
1984
Medium
paper
Size (h x w)
122 x 82 x 6 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, transferred from the E H McCormick Research Library, 2003
Accession no
2003/21/4
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Skin
Skin

Christine Hellyar

Production date
1987
Medium
clay
Size (h x w)
1850 x 1450 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1987
Accession no
1987/41/2
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Change/Exchange
Change/Exchange

Christine Hellyar

Production date
2008-2016
Medium
wooden glazed boxes, found objects, silk,linen, cotton and woollen cloth, various cordage and thread, paint, tapa, paper, feathers,, shells, beads, buttons, vellum, ribbons, lace, and artificial flowers.
Size (h x w)
230 x 285 x 43 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Patrons of the Auckland Art Gallery, 2016
Accession no
2016/23/3.1-127
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Sweeping Clearing
Sweeping Clearing

Christine Hellyar

Production date
2003
Medium
feathers, coconut fibre,
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2004
Accession no
2004/29/5
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Award
Award

Christine Hellyar

Production date
1976
Medium
brass, feathers, wood
Size (h x w)
428 x 381 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1976
Accession no
1976/26
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Germinal
Germinal

Christine Hellyar

Production date
1990
Medium
lithograph (arches 88 300gm paper)
Size (h x w)
700 x 500 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with funds provided by the New Zealand Lottery Grants Board, 1991
Accession no
1991/22/8
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Bird Stones for Brides
Bird Stones for Brides

Christine Hellyar

Production date
1982
Medium
8 stones on stitched felt in a wooden tray
Size (h x w)
400 x 400 x 45 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Friends of the Auckland Art Gallery, 1982
Accession no
1982/55/1
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Rocks for Women's Roads
Rocks for Women's Roads

Christine Hellyar

Production date
1982
Medium
11 stones in 10 flax baskets on felt in a wooden tray
Size (h x w)
400 x 400 x 45 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Friends of the Auckland Art Gallery, 1982
Accession no
1982/55/10
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Moth Rocks not on Sticks
Moth Rocks not on Sticks

Christine Hellyar

Production date
1982
Medium
10 stones and copper nails on felt in a wooden tray
Size (h x w)
400 x 400 x 45 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Friends of the Auckland Art Gallery, 1982
Accession no
1982/55/9
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Rock layers
Rock layers

Christine Hellyar

Production date
1981
Medium
low fired clay, lead
Size (h x w)
512 x 74 x 261 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1981
Accession no
1981/45
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Disguises
Disguises

Christine Hellyar

Production date
1984
Medium
paper
Size (h x w)
124 x 82 x 6 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, transferred from the E H McCormick Research Library, 2003
Accession no
2003/21/3
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Disguises
Disguises

Christine Hellyar

Production date
1984
Medium
paper
Size (h x w)
123 x 84 x 6 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, transferred from the E H McCormick Research Library, 2003
Accession no
2003/21/6
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Disguises
Disguises

Christine Hellyar

Production date
1984
Medium
paper
Size (h x w)
84 x 126 x 6 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, transferred from the E H McCormick Research Library, 2003
Accession no
2003/21/7
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My Devotion Poles
My Devotion Poles

Christine Hellyar

Production date
1976
Medium
latex rubber and aluminium
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1977
Accession no
1977/32
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Gathering Collecting
Gathering Collecting

Christine Hellyar

Production date
2003
Medium
red feather earring (tuenga telinga), red baize, flax
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2004
Accession no
2004/29/1
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Binding Restricting
Binding Restricting

Christine Hellyar

Production date
2003
Medium
pumice, plaited hibiscus purau, embroidery silks, flax, fibres
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2004
Accession no
2004/29/3
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Women's Work : Women's Skin Scrapers
Women's Work : Women's Skin Scrapers

Christine Hellyar

Production date
1982
Medium
ink
Size (h x w)
500 x 650 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1987
Accession no
1987/44/3
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Fungus and Supplejack Back Scratchers and Fish Bone Back Stabbers
Fungus and Supplejack Back Scratchers and Fish Bone Back Stabbers

Christine Hellyar

Production date
1984
Medium
ink on paper
Size (h x w)
650 x 500 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1987
Accession no
1987/44/5
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Tool Trays
Tool Trays

Christine Hellyar

Production date
1982
Medium
mixed media
Size (h x w)
45 x 800 x 2800 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Friends of the Auckland Art Gallery, 1982
Accession no
1982/55
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Bird Stones on Sticks
Bird Stones on Sticks

Christine Hellyar

Production date
1982
Medium
wood, stones and string on felt in a wooden tray
Size (h x w)
400 x 400 x 45 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Friends of the Auckland Art Gallery, 1982
Accession no
1982/55/2
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Low creature rearing its ugly head
Low creature rearing its ugly head

Christine Hellyar

Production date
1979
Medium
low fired clay, driftwood, feathers, calico, thread
Size (h x w)
230 x 400 x 190 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1979
Accession no
1979/62/2
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Flax Beaters
Flax Beaters

Christine Hellyar

Production date
1982
Medium
fired clay, stones and string on knitted flax on felt in a wooden tray
Size (h x w)
400 x 400 x 45 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Friends of the Auckland Art Gallery, 1982
Accession no
1982/55/5
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Flax Beaters
Flax Beaters

Christine Hellyar

Production date
1982
Medium
fired clay, stone and string on knitted cotton on felt in a wooden tray
Size (h x w)
400 x 400 x 45 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Friends of the Auckland Art Gallery, 1982
Accession no
1982/55/6
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Moon Stones on Sticks
Moon Stones on Sticks

Christine Hellyar

Production date
1982
Medium
stones, driftwood and string on felt in a wooden tray
Size (h x w)
400 x 400 x 45 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Friends of the Auckland Art Gallery, 1982
Accession no
1982/55/7
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Christine Hellyar Artist Books
Christine Hellyar Artist Books
Production date
1984-1991
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Christine Hellyar, 1998
Accession no
RC2003/3

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Clown Time Image
Clown Time

Juliana Engberg

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Escapism Image
Escapism

Karen Walker & Priscilla Southcombe

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Frequency Image
Frequency

Zena Elliott & Olivia Boswell

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