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Denmark Design
Denmark Design

Earlybird tickets available in September

Denmark Design

Earlybird tickets available in September

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The Wake: A Poem in the Forest
The Wake: A Poem in the Forest

The Wake: A Poem in the Forest

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Frances Hodgkins: European Journeys
Frances Hodgkins: European Journeys

$14, Members and Children 12 & under FREE Book now

Frances Hodgkins: European Journeys

$14, Members and Children 12 & under FREE Book now

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Ralph Hotere: Godwit/Kuaka
Ralph Hotere: Godwit/Kuaka

Ralph Hotere: Godwit/Kuaka

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The Body Reborn
The Body Reborn

The Body Reborn

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Radical Beginnings
Radical Beginnings

Radical Beginnings

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Seeing Moana Oceania
Seeing Moana Oceania

Seeing Moana Oceania

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Flight Plan
Flight Plan

Flight Plan

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Judy Millar: Rock Drop
Judy Millar: Rock Drop

Judy Millar: Rock Drop

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Love, Longing, Loss
Love, Longing, Loss

Love, Longing, Loss

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My Art Time
My Art Time

Every weekend, 11am – 2pm

Free for New Zealand residents, Members and Children 12 & under

My Art Time is a free, kids-focused weekend event held every Saturday and Sunday from 11am–2pm. 

My Art Time

Every weekend, 11am – 2pm

Free for New Zealand residents, Members and Children 12 & under

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My ART My STYLE: Family Fashion Day
My ART My STYLE: Family Fashion Day

10.30am–3.30pm

Free

We are inviting the next generation of fashion lovers and creators to explore renewable fashion with My ART My STYLE on Saturday 31 August. 

My ART My STYLE: Family Fashion Day

10.30am–3.30pm

Free

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Frances Hodgkins: European Journeys — the research, the travelling, the discoveries
Frances Hodgkins: European Journeys — the research, the travelling, the discover...

2–3pm

Free

To celebrate the final day of Frances Hodgkins: European Journeys, join Senior Curator, International Art, Mary Kisler, former Research Library Manager, Catherine Hammond and Principal Conservator, Sarah Hillary for an in-depth look at the lengthy and dedicated journey they had to take in order to create this landmark exhibition. 

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 Photography Workshop with Simon Devitt this September
Photography Workshop with Simon Devitt this September

11am–3.30pm

$150 for Members $200 for non-Members (includes a one-year Membership) Book now

Photography Workshop with Simon Devitt this September

11am–3.30pm

$150 for Members $200 for non-Members (includes a one-year Membership) Book now

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SOLD OUT Dame Jenny Gibbs and Colin McCahon – a private collection
SOLD OUT Dame Jenny Gibbs and Colin McCahon – a private collection

6–8pm

$145 for Members, $195 for non-Members (includes one-year membership) Book now

SOLD OUT Dame Jenny Gibbs and Colin McCahon – a private collection

6–8pm

$145 for Members, $195 for non-Members (includes one-year membership) Book now

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Lecture series Colin McCahon: Artist, Curator, Spouse
Lecture series Colin McCahon: Artist, Curator, Spouse

10.30am-12.30pm

$150 for Members, $190 for non-Members (includes one-year membership) Book now

Lecture series Colin McCahon: Artist, Curator, Spouse

10.30am-12.30pm

$150 for Members, $190 for non-Members (includes one-year membership) Book now

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Flower arrangements: Pastoral Centres
Flower arrangements: Pastoral Centres

10.30am–12.30pm

$185 Members, $235 non-Members (includes a one-year Membership), sign up for all three workshops and save $55 Book now

Flower arrangements: Pastoral Centres

10.30am–12.30pm

$185 Members, $235 non-Members (includes a one-year Membership), sign up for all three workshops and save $55 Book now

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Floral Embroidery Workshop with Fleur Woods
Floral Embroidery Workshop with Fleur Woods

10.30am–4.30pm

$195 Members / $245 non-Members (includes a one-year Membership) Book now

Floral Embroidery Workshop with Fleur Woods

10.30am–4.30pm

$195 Members / $245 non-Members (includes a one-year Membership) Book now

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NZ Bush Embroidery Workshop with Fleur Woods
NZ Bush Embroidery Workshop with Fleur Woods

10.30am–4.30pm

$195 Members $245 non-Members (includes a one-year Membership) Book now

NZ Bush Embroidery Workshop with Fleur Woods

10.30am–4.30pm

$195 Members $245 non-Members (includes a one-year Membership) Book now

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Flower Workshop: Long-lasting Christmas wreath
Flower Workshop: Long-lasting Christmas wreath

10.30am–12.30pm

$185 Members, $235 non-Members (includes a one-year Membership), sign up for all three workshops and save $55 Book now

Flower Workshop: Long-lasting Christmas wreath

10.30am–12.30pm

$185 Members, $235 non-Members (includes a one-year Membership), sign up for all three workshops and save $55 Book now

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Native & Wild Perfume Design Workshop
Native & Wild Perfume Design Workshop

10.30am–1.30pm

$225 Members $275 non-Members Book now

Native & Wild Perfume Design Workshop

10.30am–1.30pm

$225 Members $275 non-Members Book now

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Frances Hodgkins: European Journeys Pop-up Talk
Frances Hodgkins: European Journeys Pop-up Talk

Daily at 1pm

Free with exhibition entry

Daily pop-up talks are included with exhibition entry to, Frances Hodgkins: European Journeys

Explore the exhibition with our Volunteer Guides and listen to lively talks inspired by themes in the exhibition.

 

Frances Hodgkins: European Journeys Pop-up Talk

Daily at 1pm

Free with exhibition entry

Artworks

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On display

House in trees, Titirangi
House in trees, Titirangi

Colin McCahon

On display

Production date
1953
Medium
oil on cardboard
Size (h x w)
533 x 608 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Una Platts, 2003
Accession no
2003/50
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Not on display

On building bridges (triptych)
On building bridges (triptych)

Colin McCahon

Production date
1952
Medium
oil on hardboard
Size (h x w)
1288 x 3009 x 100 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1958
Accession no
1958/22
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Northland
Northland

Colin McCahon

Production date
1959
Medium
ink on paper
Size (h x w)
630 x 507 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1966
Accession no
1966/3/7
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Waterfall
Waterfall

Colin McCahon

Production date
1964
Medium
oil on board
Size (h x w)
2133 x 908 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1967
Accession no
1967/28/2
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Jet Out
Jet Out

Colin McCahon

Production date
1973
Medium
charcoal on paper
Size (h x w)
282 x 350 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1973
Accession no
1973/21/2
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Not on display

Crusader, Pangatotara, Nelson
Crusader, Pangatotara, Nelson

Colin McCahon

Production date
1943
Medium
pen and ink
Size (h x w)
205 x 265 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1979
Accession no
1979/67/2
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Visible mysteries no. 1
Visible mysteries no. 1

Colin McCahon

Production date
1968
Medium
synthetic polymer paint on hardboard
Size (h x w)
908 x 1213 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1980
Accession no
1980/14
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Not on display

"Seven dumb beasts of burden" (Plate 5)
"Seven dumb beasts of burden" (Plate 5)

Colin McCahon

Production date
1957
Medium
lithograph
Size (h x w)
356 x 251 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1981
Accession no
1981/18/4
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On display

Eleven: His crucifixion
Eleven: His crucifixion

Colin McCahon

On display

Production date
1966
Medium
synthetic polymer paint on 14 sheets of paper on cardboard
Size (h x w)
750 x 555 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the artist, 1981
Accession no
1981/27/11
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Five: Simon is made to bear the Cross
Five: Simon is made to bear the Cross

Colin McCahon

On display

Production date
1966
Medium
synthetic polymer paint on 14 sheets of paper on cardboard
Size (h x w)
750 x 555 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the artist, 1981
Accession no
1981/27/5
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On display

Will he save him?
Will he save him?

Colin McCahon

On display

Production date
1959
Medium
oil ("Solpah") on hardboard
Size (h x w)
1220 x 900 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the artist, 1982
Accession no
1982/7/1
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Not on display

Dominus Vobiscum
Dominus Vobiscum

Colin McCahon

Production date
1969
Medium
watercolour, chalk
Size (h x w)
1580 x 550 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Miss L D Gilmour, 1983
Accession no
1983/48/3
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Waterfall
Waterfall

Colin McCahon

Production date
1964
Medium
oil on board
Size (h x w)
304 x 304 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of an anonymous donor, 1985
Accession no
1985/64/5
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Golden
Golden

Colin McCahon

Production date
1959
Medium
oil on hardboard
Size (h x w)
1219 x 764 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Professor Peter Tomory in memory of Colin McCahon, 1987
Accession no
1987/28
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On display

Numerals
Numerals

Colin McCahon

On display

Production date
1965
Medium
PVA on board
Size (h x w)
1220 x 915 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the McCahon Family, 1988
Accession no
1989/51/3/1-13
Numerals

Colin McCahon

On display

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Gate 15: Black diagonal
Gate 15: Black diagonal

Colin McCahon

Production date
1961
Medium
enamel on hardboard
Size (h x w)
1512 x 1220 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the McCahon Family, 1988
Accession no
1989/51/5
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Not on display

Sketch
Sketch

Colin McCahon

Production date
1961
Medium
enamel on hardboard
Size (h x w)
609 x 508 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Miss L D Gilmour, 1990
Accession no
1990/1/4
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Not on display

[Sketch for On Building Bridges]
[Sketch for On Building Bridges]

Colin McCahon

Production date
1950
Medium
ink
Size (h x w)
205 x 258 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Professor A S G Green, 1996
Accession no
1995/15/2
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Not on display

Clouds 4
Clouds 4

Colin McCahon

Production date
1975
Medium
synthetic polymer paint on paper on plywood
Size (h x w)
1096 x 715 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, on loan from a private collection
Accession no
L1995/41
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Puketutu Manukau 3: Puketutu from my boat
Puketutu Manukau 3: Puketutu from my boat

Colin McCahon

Production date
1957
Medium
lithograph
Size (h x w)
216 x 267 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, on loan from a private collection
Accession no
L1998/28/10
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Not on display

Six
Six

Colin McCahon

Production date
1958
Medium
ink, wash
Size (h x w)
634 x 507 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, on loan from a private collection
Accession no
L1998/28/12
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Large waterfall
Large waterfall

Colin McCahon

Production date
1964
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
1670 x 1670 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, on loan from a private collection
Accession no
L1998/28/17
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Not on display

Still life with altar III
Still life with altar III

Colin McCahon

Production date
1967
Medium
acrylic on board
Size (h x w)
530 x 996 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, on loan from a private collection
Accession no
L1998/28/23
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All mortals are like grass
All mortals are like grass

Colin McCahon

Production date
1969
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, on loan from a private collection
Accession no
L1998/28/28
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Not on display

I'd like to preserve something
I'd like to preserve something

Colin McCahon

Production date
1969
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, on loan from a private collection
Accession no
L1998/28/34
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Not on display

My brothers, not many of you should become teachers
My brothers, not many of you should become teachers

Colin McCahon

Production date
1969
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, on loan from a private collection
Accession no
L1998/28/39
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Not on display

My heart has expected reproach and misery
My heart has expected reproach and misery

Colin McCahon

Production date
1969
Medium
charcoal on wallpaper stock
Size (h x w)
1680 x 650 x 50 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, on loan from a private collection
Accession no
L1998/28/40
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Not on display

Sacrifice and offering
Sacrifice and offering

Colin McCahon

Production date
1969
Medium
watercolour
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, on loan from a private collection
Accession no
L1998/28/45
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Not on display

What a huge stack of timber
What a huge stack of timber

Colin McCahon

Production date
1969
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, on loan from a private collection
Accession no
L1998/28/51
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Not on display

The view from the top of the cliff
The view from the top of the cliff

Colin McCahon

Production date
1971
Medium
watercolour on paper
Size (h x w)
794 x 589 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, on loan from a private collection
Accession no
L1998/28/56
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On display

Moby Dick is sighted off Muriwai: a necessary case for protection
Moby Dick is sighted off Muriwai: a necessary case for protection

Colin McCahon

On display

Production date
1972
Medium
synthetic polymer paint on canvas
Size (h x w)
549 x 1270 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, on loan from a private collection
Accession no
L1998/28/59
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Not on display

A Poem of Muriwai Beach
A Poem of Muriwai Beach

Colin McCahon

Production date
1973
Medium
charcoal, crayon
Size (h x w)
217 x 277 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, on loan from a private collection
Accession no
L1998/28/63
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Not on display

Virgin and Child as a lamp
Virgin and Child as a lamp

Colin McCahon

Production date
1950
Medium
oil on cardboard
Size (h x w)
648 x 520 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, on loan from a private collection
Accession no
L1998/28/7
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Not on display

Jump E1
Jump E1

Colin McCahon

Production date
1973
Medium
synthetic polymer paint on unstretched jute canvas
Size (h x w)
928 x 460 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, on loan from a private collection
Accession no
L1998/28/74
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Not on display

Crawl or fly out
Crawl or fly out

Colin McCahon

Production date
1973
Medium
charcoal on paper
Size (h x w)
307 x 460 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, on loan from a private collection
Accession no
L1998/28/76
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Not on display

Sky, water, Muriwai sand
Sky, water, Muriwai sand

Colin McCahon

Production date
1973
Medium
charcoal
Size (h x w)
307 x 460 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, on loan from a private collection
Accession no
L1998/28/80
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Type Catalogue owned by Colin McCahon
Type Catalogue owned by Colin McCahon
Production date
circa 1960
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
RC2006/5

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