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Louise Henderson: From Life
Louise Henderson: From Life

Louise Henderson: From Life

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Denmark Design
Denmark Design

$12 early bird tickets available Book now

Denmark Design

$12 early bird tickets available Book now

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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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Pillars: Project Another Country
Pillars: Project Another Country

Pillars: Project Another Country

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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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Love, Longing, Loss
Love, Longing, Loss

Love, Longing, Loss

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 Illustrated talk: McCahon Country by Justin Paton
Illustrated talk: McCahon Country by Justin Paton

2–3pm

FREE for Members, $10 Non Members Book now

Let celebrated writer and curator Justin Paton take you on a visual journey through the landscape of Aotearoa New Zealand, as Colin McCahon loved and painted it. With this talk, we celebrate Paton’s landmark new book McCahon Country, published in association with Penguin Random House on the 100th anniversary of McCahon's birth.

Illustrated talk: McCahon Country by Justin Paton

2–3pm

FREE for Members, $10 Non Members Book now

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 SOLD OUT Rag Rug Workshop with Vita Cochran
SOLD OUT Rag Rug Workshop with Vita Cochran

10.30am–3pm

$150 for Members, $200 for Non Members Book now

At this workshop, artist and maker Vita Cochran will respond to the exhibition Louise Henderson: From Lifeby teaching you how to make a hooked rug from old woollen garments and fabric. Curator, New Zealand Art, Julia Waite will introduce the workshop with a talk on Louise Henderson’s colourful, boldly geometric works and love for crafts and textiles.

SOLD OUT Rag Rug Workshop with Vita Cochran

10.30am–3pm

$150 for Members, $200 for Non Members Book now

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Denmark Design Members Late Night
Denmark Design Members Late Night

6.30–9.30pm

Members $35, non-Members $85 (includes a one-year membership) Book now

At this Members Late Night, journalist and design-enthusiast Jeremy Hansen will talk with design curator Justine Olsen, interior designer Rufus Knight and architect Jon Rennie about how Scandinavian design aesthetics and principles continue to influence Aotearoa New Zealand today.

Denmark Design Members Late Night

6.30–9.30pm

Members $35, non-Members $85 (includes a one-year membership) Book now

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Artist talk: Sorawit Songsataya
Artist talk: Sorawit Songsataya

2–3pm

FREE

Join artist Sorawit Songsataya, in conversation with Gallery curator, contemporary art, Natasha Conland, as they discuss Sorawit’s new commission, The Interior, opening on 23 Nov on the Gallery’s North Sculpture Terrace.

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Wood Workshop at The Warren
Wood Workshop at The Warren

10am–4pm

Members $140, Standard $190 Book now

Follow in the footsteps of Danish designers, and create a contemporary wooden coat hook at community workshop The Warren. Before you step behind the workbench, Assistant Curator, Emma Jameson will give an introduction on Scandinavian design vernacular, and furniture designer Nathan Goldsworthy will show us around his studio

Wood Workshop at The Warren

10am–4pm

Members $140, Standard $190 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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Special Lecture: Maura Reilly
Special Lecture: Maura Reilly

6–7pm

FREE

Join us for a special lecture from New York based arts writer and author, Maura Reilly who will discuss the ethical challenges facing art museums globally.

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The Single Object: Humphrey Ikin with Wallace Chapman
The Single Object: Humphrey Ikin with Wallace Chapman

6.30pm–9.30pm

$25 + fees Book now

Presented by Objectspace, The Single Object series sees Wallace Chapman, broadcaster and host of The Panel on Radio New Zealand, interview a range of guests about six objects that are important to them, providing a personal insight into how the world can be seen and understood through material culture.

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NZTrio: Tectonic Uprising
NZTrio: Tectonic Uprising

6–8pm

$50 + fees General Admission, $40 + fees AAG Members, $25 +fees Concession (Students with ID.) Book now

Join NZTrio at the Gallery for a live evening performance of TECTONIC UPRISING .

NZTrio: Tectonic Uprising

6–8pm

$50 + fees General Admission, $40 + fees AAG Members, $25 +fees Concession (Students with ID.) Book now

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Denmark Design Seminar
Denmark Design Seminar

10.30am–3.30pm

$75 Members early bird*, $85 Members standard, $135 Non-Members* Book now

Associate Professor Linda Tyler and ‘design encyclopaedia’ Caroline Montague dive deep into the history, heyday and highlights of Danish Design in this one-day Denmark Design seminar, with four 50-minute lectures on: 

1.            The First Danish Design Companies with an international reputation
2.            From Classicism to Functionalism
3.            Organic Modernism: Danish Design Goes International
4.            Danish Design in the Postmodern era and Our Time

Denmark Design Seminar

10.30am–3.30pm

$75 Members early bird*, $85 Members standard, $135 Non-Members* Book now

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Gibbs Farm sculpture park visit 2020
Gibbs Farm sculpture park visit 2020

10am–2pm

$95 + fees Adult, $85 +fees Auckland Art Gallery Member, $70 + fees Student, $40 + fees Child (Under 5 free) Book now

Gibbs Farm sculpture park visit 2020

10am–2pm

$95 + fees Adult, $85 +fees Auckland Art Gallery Member, $70 + fees Student, $40 + fees Child (Under 5 free) Book now

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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

Artworks

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Euclid
Euclid

Don Driver

Production date
1968
Medium
enamel and stainless steel on plywood construct
Size (h x w)
1450 x 1120 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2014
Accession no
C2014/1/21
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Large brass
Large brass

Don Driver

Production date
1966
Medium
brass relief
Size (h x w)
1149 x 1127 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1966
Accession no
1966/8
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Black and White
Black and White

Don Driver

Production date
1999
Medium
collage
Size (h x w)
920 x 700 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2019
Accession no
C2019/1/26/2
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Red Bundespost Pocket
Red Bundespost Pocket

Don Driver

Production date
1981
Medium
canvas, fabric and clothing
Size (h x w)
1700 x 1300 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2013
Accession no
C2013/1/9
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Horizontal Relief
Horizontal Relief

Don Driver

Production date
1973
Medium
acrylic on canvas, and stainless steel, wooden frame
Size (h x w)
1330 x 1850 x 66 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1988
Accession no
C1994/1/247
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Two horizontal
Two horizontal

Don Driver

Production date
1977
Medium
galvanised iron, canvas, cord, nylon, plastic
Size (h x w)
2750 x 1665 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1981
Accession no
1981/52
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Three ladders
Three ladders

Don Driver

Production date
1981
Medium
tea chest, overcoat, ladder
Size (h x w)
595 x 505 x 410 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the artist, 1982
Accession no
1982/29
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Two pitchforks
Two pitchforks

Don Driver

Production date
1981
Medium
pitchforks, galvanised iron, cotton, plastic, canvas
Size (h x w)
2695 x 1308 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1982
Accession no
1982/30.1-3
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Sugar and Spice
Sugar and Spice

Don Driver

Production date
1980
Medium
found objects, plastic, steel, hemp, nylon and wood
Size (h x w)
1430 x 720 x 590 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 2001
Accession no
C2001/1/8
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Wet Suit
Wet Suit

Don Driver

Production date
1991
Medium
mixed media
Size (h x w)
1480 x 390 x 230 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2011
Accession no
C2011/1/32/1
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Len Lye
Len Lye

Don Driver

Production date
1978
Medium
metal, taxidermy, woollen hat
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2016
Accession no
C2016/1/16
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Carnival
Carnival

Don Driver

Production date
1999
Medium
collage, acrylic, canvas, fabric
Size (h x w)
930 x 710 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2019
Accession no
C2019/1/26/3
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Private cosmos II
Private cosmos II

Don Driver

Production date
1974
Medium
corten steel, stainless steel, Perspex, plastic
Size (h x w)
915 x 915 x 305 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1974
Accession no
1974/25
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Screen
Screen

Don Driver

Production date
1985
Medium
mixed media
Size (h x w)
2060 x 2240 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2012
Accession no
C2012/1/7
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Dried Blood
Dried Blood

Don Driver

Production date
1982
Medium
canvas, nylon, wool, hessian, and acrylic fabric, steel tube
Size (h x w)
2125 x 1925 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1983
Accession no
C1994/1/104
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Duraband 10
Duraband 10

Don Driver

Production date
1988
Medium
plastic webbing on plastic
Size (h x w)
1300 x 2160 x 200 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1988
Accession no
C1994/1/291
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Pathways
Pathways

Don Driver

Production date
1999
Medium
mixed media, butanol, board
Size (h x w)
2151 x 2441 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 2008
Accession no
C2008/1/9/1.1-2
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Ground Nut
Ground Nut

Don Driver

Production date
1983
Size (h x w)
1780 x 4340 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 2009
Accession no
C2009/1/13
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With Spirit
With Spirit

Don Driver

Production date
1978
Medium
vinyl, wood and metal
Size (h x w)
2575 x 915 x 400 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gifted in memory of Don Driver by Jim Barr and Mary Barr, 2011
Accession no
2011/25/1
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Eight Part Piece
Eight Part Piece

Don Driver

Production date
1972
Medium
acrylic on eight joined canvas stretchers
Size (h x w)
1820 x 1490 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2013
Accession no
C2013/1/13
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Tooled Skin Pocket
Tooled Skin Pocket

Don Driver

Production date
1982
Medium
fabric, animal skin, metal pole
Size (h x w)
1115 x 2000 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2013
Accession no
C2013/1/42/4.1-2
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Rural Planes
Rural Planes

Don Driver

Production date
1994
Medium
found painted tin can, animal skull, steel on found wooden panels
Size (h x w)
1000 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2014
Accession no
C2014/1/11
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Blue-green diagonal
Blue-green diagonal

Don Driver

Production date
early 1970s
Medium
acrylic on canvas
Size (h x w)
1536 x 1555 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1974
Accession no
1974/57
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McKechnie Brothers Mural
McKechnie Brothers Mural

Don Driver

Production date
1967
Medium
brass, copper, aluminium
Size (h x w)
1600 x 3500 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Phillip Clemow, 2003
Accession no
2003/36
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PS Handle With Care
PS Handle With Care

Don Driver

Production date
1968
Medium
mixed media
Size (h x w)
1246 x 919 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2016
Accession no
C2016/1/39
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untitled
untitled

Don Driver

Production date
2000
Medium
collage, plastic
Size (h x w)
1040 x 820 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2019
Accession no
C2019/1/26/1
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Trouser Piece
Trouser Piece

Don Driver

Production date
1981
Medium
canvas, woollen pants, socks, denim and synthetic rope
Size (h x w)
1725 x 2240 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2019
Accession no
C2019/1/28/1
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Horizontal Relief
Horizontal Relief

Don Driver

Production date
1973
Medium
acrylic on canvas and lacquered board
Size (h x w)
1115 x 1680 x 61 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2011
Accession no
C2011/1/10/4
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Horned Wheel
Horned Wheel

Don Driver

Production date
1986
Medium
mixed media
Size (h x w)
1120 x 440 x 440 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2011
Accession no
C2011/1/32/2
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Painted Relief No. 11
Painted Relief No. 11

Don Driver

Production date
1971-1972
Medium
lacquer on aluminium
Size (h x w)
1435 x 2960 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1973
Accession no
1973/20
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Own Drum
Own Drum

Don Driver

Production date
1967
Medium
mixed media assemblage, metal chain, wood, perspex, corrugated cardboard, rivets
Size (h x w)
920 x 1225 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2017
Accession no
C2017/1/15/6
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Preparation for Hanging
Preparation for Hanging

Don Driver

Production date
1975
Medium
wood, aluminium, canvas, lead, leather, rubber, rope and acrylic
Size (h x w)
1780 x 1210 x 160 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2018
Accession no
C2018/1/24/3
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Fresh from Walls
Fresh from Walls

Don Driver

Production date
1982
Medium
found objects and plastic
Size (h x w)
2680 x 6030 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the artist, 1989
Accession no
C1994/1/329.1-4
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