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ArtLab
ArtLab

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ArtLab

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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

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Romancing the Collection
Romancing the Collection

FREE

Romancing the Collection

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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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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 director Luit Bieringa, Ron Brownson (Senior Curator, Auckland Art Gallery) and Nathan Pohio (Senior Curator, Māori Art, Auckland Art Gallery). Offering insights into the film’s production and pulling apart 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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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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Portrait of J.T. Mackelvie, Esq
Portrait of J.T. Mackelvie, Esq

Louis John Steele

Production date
1892
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
1375 x 1057 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased by public subscription, 1893
Accession no
U/194
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Sketch for the Spoils to the Victors
Sketch for the Spoils to the Victors

Louis John Steele

Production date
circa 1908
Medium
gouache
Size (h x w)
197 x 136 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1956
Accession no
1956/16
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Spoils to the victor
Spoils to the victor

Louis John Steele

Production date
1908
Medium
oil on panel
Size (h x w)
525 x 411 x 45 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Auckland Picture Purchase Fund, 1912
Accession no
1912/7/1
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Hiarihia, Wife of Te Tauri, Chief of the Motutere
Hiarihia, Wife of Te Tauri, Chief of the Motutere

Louis John Steele

Production date
Unknown
Medium
pencil, watercolour and gouache
Size (h x w)
187 x 136 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1955
Accession no
1955/6/3
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Cottage Interior
Cottage Interior

Louis John Steele

Production date
Unknown
Medium
watercolour and gouache
Size (h x w)
189 x 138 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1955
Accession no
1955/6/7
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Portrait of Mrs John Endean
Portrait of Mrs John Endean

Louis John Steele

Production date
1905
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
1016 x 762 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Mrs G E Haynes, 1957
Accession no
1957/8
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The Explorer's message
The Explorer's message

Louis John Steele

Production date
Unknown
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
1065 x 1405 x 15 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Auckland Picture Purchase Fund, 1915
Accession no
1915/4
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Portrait of a Young Woman
Portrait of a Young Woman

Louis John Steele

Production date
1879
Medium
charcoal with white chalk and conte
Size (h x w)
360 x 305 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1971
Accession no
1971/11
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Prince Henry, Poins and Falstaff
Prince Henry, Poins and Falstaff

Louis John Steele William Orchardson

Production date
circa 1880
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
185 x 300 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1917
Accession no
1917/3
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Self portrait
Self portrait

Louis John Steele

Production date
1867
Medium
charcoal
Size (h x w)
371 x 331 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1990
Accession no
1990/17
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Self portrait wearing a hat
Self portrait wearing a hat

Louis John Steele

Production date
circa 1889
Medium
oil on canvas on cardboard
Size (h x w)
372 x 295 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased, 2008
Accession no
2008/24
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Arrival of the Maoris in New Zealand
Arrival of the Maoris in New Zealand

Louis John Steele Charles F Goldie

Production date
1899
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
1758 x 2825 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the late George and Helen Boyd, 1899
Accession no
1899/2/2
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Head of a white leopard. [verso:The Night Attack].
Head of a white leopard. [verso:The Night Attack].

Louis John Steele

Production date
Unknown
Medium
oil on board
Size (h x w)
508 x 374 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
U/193
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Tattooing in Olden Time
Tattooing in Olden Time

Louis John Steele

Production date
1894
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
1185 x 1524 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1990
Accession no
1990/7
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Maori around a campfire
Maori around a campfire

Louis John Steele

Production date
Unknown
Medium
pencil, watercolour and gouache
Size (h x w)
140 x 190 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1955
Accession no
1955/6/2
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Thermal landscape
Thermal landscape

Louis John Steele

Production date
Unknown
Medium
watercolour and gouache
Size (h x w)
136 x 200 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1955
Accession no
1955/6/5
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Lake shore with canoe
Lake shore with canoe

Louis John Steele

Production date
Unknown
Medium
pencil, watercolour and gouache
Size (h x w)
135 x 176 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1955
Accession no
1955/6/6
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Harold Abdullah
Harold Abdullah

Louis John Steele

Production date
1903
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
760 x 1085 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Mr Charles Chatteris, 1956
Accession no
1956/18
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Whata Wikokika
Whata Wikokika

Louis John Steele

Production date
21 Jan 1889
Medium
pencil
Size (h x w)
160 x 108 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Ann Andrews and Robert Newton, 1993
Accession no
1992/47
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Louis John Steele Scrapbook
Louis John Steele Scrapbook

Louis John Steele John Stacpoole

Production date
1881-1908
Medium
paper scrapbook with covers of cloth-covered board
Size (h x w)
310 x 253 x 35 mm
Credit line
Louis John Steele Archive, E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole, 2003
Accession no
RC2003/12/1
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Louis John Steele Archive
Louis John Steele Archive

Louis John Steele

Production date
1881-1908
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole, 2003
Accession no
RC2003/12
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Arrival of Captain Cook; An incident in the Bay of Islands, 29 November 1769
Arrival of Captain Cook; An incident in the Bay of Islands, 29 November 1769

Louis John Steele Kennett Watkins

Production date
1890
Medium
oil on cardboard
Size (h x w)
545 x 421 x 40 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gifted in memory of Frank Anthony Eden, 1988
Accession no
1988/35/2
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Untitled sketch book
Untitled sketch book

Louis John Steele

Production date
1889
Medium
paper, mixed media
Size (h x w)
110 x 180 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2005
Accession no
2005/8
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Self portrait
Self portrait

Louis John Steele

Production date
Unknown
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
980 x 675 x 60 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1954
Accession no
1954/3/2
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Portrait of Sir John Logan Campbell
Portrait of Sir John Logan Campbell

Louis John Steele

Production date
1910
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
1200 x 925 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Auckland Picture Purchase Fund, 1910
Accession no
1910/2
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Maori subject
Maori subject

Louis John Steele

Production date
Unknown
Medium
pencil, watercolour and gouache
Size (h x w)
133 x 174 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1955
Accession no
1955/6/1
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Coastal scene
Coastal scene

Louis John Steele

Production date
Unknown
Medium
watercolour and gouache
Size (h x w)
136 x 197 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1955
Accession no
1955/6/4
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Louis John Steele Archive
Louis John Steele Archive
Production date
1881-1908
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole, 2003
Accession no
RC2003/12

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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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