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Civilisation, Photography, Now
Civilisation, Photography, Now

Civilisation, Photography, Now

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Flight Plan
Flight Plan

Flight Plan

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SOLD OUT Simon Devitt photography workshop
SOLD OUT Simon Devitt photography workshop

11am–3.30pm

$150 for Members, $210 for Non Members (includes one-year Gallery Membership) Book now

Please note: This event was scheduled for Sun 13 Sep, but was postponed due to COVID-19 restrictions. It has been rescheduled for Sun 15 Nov. Attendees have been contacted directly.

We thank you for your understanding of these changes, which are made for the wellbeing of our visitors, staff and volunteers.

Photographer, lecturer and award-winning publisher Simon Devitt is back with his half-day workshop in which you will discover new perspectives and work on further developing your own visual language through photography. Walk away with fresh ideas on how to use photography as a storytelling medium, drawing inspiration from our upcoming exhibition Civilisation, Photography, Now.

 

SOLD OUT Simon Devitt photography workshop

11am–3.30pm

$150 for Members, $210 for Non Members (includes one-year Gallery Membership) Book now

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Kintsugi workshop - November
Kintsugi workshop - November

10.30am–1.30pm

Members $125, Non-Members $185 (includes a Membership) Book now

Kintsugi (or Kintsukuroi) is the Japanese art of repairing broken objects. Loosely translating to ‘golden joinery’, kintsugi values breakage and repair as part of the history of an object, using lacquer and powdered metal to make visible repairs.

Kintsugi workshop - November

10.30am–1.30pm

Members $125, Non-Members $185 (includes a Membership) Book now

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SOLD OUT Members talk | I’m Your Man (A Portrait of Leonard Cohen)
SOLD OUT Members talk | I’m Your Man (A Portrait of Leonard Cohen)

2–3pm

Free for Members, RSVP required

Please note: This event was scheduled for Thu 10 Sep, but was postponed due to COVID-19 restrictions. It has been rescheduled for Thu 5 Nov. Attendees have been contacted directly.

We thank you for your understanding of these changes, which are made for the wellbeing of our visitors, staff and volunteers.

Curator, Contemporary Art, Natasha Conland delves into I’m Your Man (A Portrait of Leonard Cohen) by Candice Brietz.

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Floral Embroidery Workshop - November
Floral Embroidery Workshop - November

10.30am–4pm

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

Join contemporary embroidery artist Fleur Woods for a fun and relaxing day of creative stitch in the Members lounge.

Floral Embroidery Workshop - November

10.30am–4pm

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

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Rockpool Embroidery Workshop - October
Rockpool Embroidery Workshop - October

10.30am–4pm

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

Join contemporary embroidery artist Fleur Woods for a fun and relaxing day of creative stitch in the Members lounge.

Rockpool Embroidery Workshop - October

10.30am–4pm

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

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Behind the Scenes: Conservation Tour - October
Behind the Scenes: Conservation Tour - October

10.30–11.30am & 12–1pm

$50 Non-Members, $40 AAG Members Book now

Join us for a rare opportunity to go behind the scenes at the Gallery and visit the painting and paper conservation studios. More than just a tour, you will meet the conservators and see some of their current projects.

Behind the Scenes: Conservation Tour - October

10.30–11.30am & 12–1pm

$50 Non-Members, $40 AAG Members Book now

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AKL, Now, Next.
AKL, Now, Next.

6–7.30pm

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Speakers from the diverse industries shaping our future come together to present their version of ‘what next’ for Auckland.

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Curious Costumes – Kids Tour Weekend 3
Curious Costumes – Kids Tour Weekend 3

11am & 2pm

$10

Curious Costumes – Kids Tour Weekend 3

11am & 2pm

$10

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Members talk | War Damaged Musical Instruments
Members talk | War Damaged Musical Instruments

10.15–11.15am

Free for Members, RSVP required

Senior Curator, Global Contemporary Art, Juliana Engberg muses on the poignant sound work War Damaged Musical Instruments by acclaimed international artist, Susan Philipsz. 

Members talk | War Damaged Musical Instruments

10.15–11.15am

Free for Members, RSVP required

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Curious Costumes – Kids Tour Weekend 2
Curious Costumes – Kids Tour Weekend 2

11am & 2pm

$10

Curious Costumes – Kids Tour Weekend 2

11am & 2pm

$10

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The liveable city: Place-making and public art
The liveable city: Place-making and public art

4–6pm

$22, Members only Book now

How does art transform our experience of living in an intensely urban setting?

Public Art Project Manager Kim Martinengo gives an insightful talk on placemaking and pop-up art in Tāmaki Makaurau, followed by a guided tour, led by Lucy Moore, of open-air artworks in the area surrounding our Gallery.

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School Holiday Programme Week 1: Music
School Holiday Programme Week 1: Music

$70 —$80 Book now

School holidays at the art Gallery!

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School Holidays: Family Drop In
School Holidays: Family Drop In

11.30am - 2.30pm

FREE

School Holidays: Family Drop In

11.30am - 2.30pm

FREE

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School Holidays: Animated Short Films
School Holidays: Animated Short Films

11am, 12pm, 1pm, & 2pm.

FREE

School Holidays: Animated Short Films

11am, 12pm, 1pm, & 2pm.

FREE

Artworks

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Industry
Industry

John Weeks

Production date
1936
Medium
oil on board
Size (h x w)
492 x 393 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1938
Accession no
1938/1/1
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Still Life with Fruit and Decorated Jar
Still Life with Fruit and Decorated Jar

John Weeks

Production date
20th century
Medium
tempera on board
Size (h x w)
302 x 406 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1938
Accession no
1938/1/2
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The Avenue, Shepperton
The Avenue, Shepperton

John Weeks

Production date
circa 1918
Medium
watercolour
Size (h x w)
265 x 342 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1920
Accession no
1920/3
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Continental Cafe
Continental Cafe

John Weeks

Production date
Unknown
Medium
tempera on board
Size (h x w)
640 x 525 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with funds from the William James Jobson Trust, 1951
Accession no
1951/12/2
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Landscape with hay stacks
Landscape with hay stacks

John Weeks

Production date
Unknown
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
298 x 400 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/14
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Femille: Arab Village at Foot of Snow Line High up on the Grand Atlas, Morocco
Femille: Arab Village at Foot of Snow Line High up on the Grand Atlas, Morocco

John Weeks

Production date
circa 1927
Medium
pencil
Size (h x w)
203 x 300 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/11
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Still life: flowers
Still life: flowers

John Weeks

Production date
Unknown
Medium
oil on board
Size (h x w)
400 x 305 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/18
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Poppa
Poppa

John Weeks

Production date
Unknown
Medium
oil on prepared board
Size (h x w)
352 x 251 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/2
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Limestone Valley, King Country
Limestone Valley, King Country

John Weeks

Production date
circa 1943
Medium
oil on board
Size (h x w)
628 x 857 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/27
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Landscape, Northcote
Landscape, Northcote

John Weeks

Production date
Unknown
Medium
oil on board
Size (h x w)
406 x 508 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/20
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Rocky Stream
Rocky Stream

John Weeks

Production date
Unknown
Medium
watercolour and conte
Size (h x w)
422 x 536 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/26
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Animeter Valley, Animeter
Animeter Valley, Animeter

John Weeks

Production date
circa 1927
Medium
pastel
Size (h x w)
311 x 470 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/10
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Still life with fruit and decorated jar
Still life with fruit and decorated jar

John Weeks

Production date
circa 1940
Medium
tempera on board
Size (h x w)
305 x 406 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/21
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Abstract forms, Venice
Abstract forms, Venice

John Weeks

Production date
circa 1951
Medium
tempera on board
Size (h x w)
495 x 705 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/30
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Monkey
Monkey

John Weeks

Production date
Unknown
Medium
monotype
Size (h x w)
203 x 230 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/32
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Hill with wind blown trees
Hill with wind blown trees

John Weeks

Production date
Unknown
Medium
watercolour and conte
Size (h x w)
419 x 533 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/19
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Marrakech
Marrakech

John Weeks

Production date
circa 1927
Medium
pastel
Size (h x w)
241 x 317 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/9
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Nikau Heads
Nikau Heads

John Weeks

Production date
Unknown
Medium
conte
Size (h x w)
497 x 403 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/16
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Study for Clay Riverbanks
Study for Clay Riverbanks

John Weeks

Production date
circa 1939
Medium
oil on board
Size (h x w)
495 x 625 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/13
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Landscape with farm house
Landscape with farm house

John Weeks

Production date
Unknown
Medium
oil on board
Size (h x w)
517 x 647 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/23
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Study for Composition
Study for Composition

John Weeks

Production date
1929
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
476 x 585 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/12
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Landscape with rising moon
Landscape with rising moon

John Weeks

Production date
Pre 1916
Medium
oil on board
Size (h x w)
241 x 317 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/1
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Composition
Composition

John Weeks

Production date
Unknown
Medium
monotype
Size (h x w)
303 x 230 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/33
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Village, Morocco
Village, Morocco

John Weeks

Production date
1927
Medium
oil on board
Size (h x w)
251 x 355 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/6
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Hawk
Hawk

John Weeks

Production date
Unknown
Medium
brush drawing
Size (h x w)
420 x 395 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/15
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Precision carbon holder
Precision carbon holder

John Weeks

Production date
1950
Medium
oil on board
Size (h x w)
552 x 755 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/31
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Twilight in the gorge
Twilight in the gorge

John Weeks

Production date
Unknown
Medium
oil on board
Size (h x w)
609 x 762 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/25
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Fragments underfoot
Fragments underfoot

John Weeks

Production date
Unknown
Medium
tempera on board
Size (h x w)
432 x 355 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/29
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Auckland Street
Auckland Street

John Weeks

Production date
Unknown
Medium
pen and sepia wash
Size (h x w)
260 x 320 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/17
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After heavy rain
After heavy rain

John Weeks

Production date
Unknown
Medium
oil on board
Size (h x w)
635 x 863 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/24
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Seine bridge
Seine bridge

John Weeks

Production date
1926
Medium
oil on board
Size (h x w)
305 x 393 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/5
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Village
Village

John Weeks

Production date
1958
Medium
oil on board
Size (h x w)
254 x 352 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/22
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Fantasy 2
Fantasy 2

John Weeks

Production date
circa 1949
Medium
oil on card
Size (h x w)
554 x 346 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/28
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Moroccan Rooftops
Moroccan Rooftops

John Weeks

Production date
circa 1927
Medium
pastel
Size (h x w)
238 x 317 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/8
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Moroccan Village
Moroccan Village

John Weeks

Production date
circa 1927
Medium
pastel
Size (h x w)
241 x 305 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/7
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Still life: bottle and apples
Still life: bottle and apples

John Weeks

Production date
Unknown
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
317 x 412 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the aid of a grant from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1970
Accession no
1970/1/3
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John Weeks Archive
John Weeks Archive
Production date
Unknown
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Estate of Peter O'Connor, 2010
Accession no
RC2010/1
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John Weeks Archive
John Weeks Archive
Production date
1920-1965
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Weeks Estate, c1980
Accession no
RC2001/1
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John Weeks Archive
John Weeks Archive
Production date
Unknown
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Estate of John Gerrard Francis O'Connor, 2007
Accession no
RC2007/8

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