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John Reynolds: The Violet Hour
John Reynolds: The Violet Hour

John Reynolds: The Violet Hour

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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 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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Colin McCahon: Drawing to a Close
Colin McCahon: Drawing to a Close

2–3pm

On the final weekend of A Place to Paint: Colin McCahon in Auckland, exhibition curator Ron Brownson will join artists, Andy Leleisi’uao and Emily Karaka for conversation and a drawn response to mark the closing of this celebrated exhibition.

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Denmark Design: Hubbub Family Morning – 29 Jan
Denmark Design: Hubbub Family Morning – 29 Jan

9am

Free with exhibition ticket to Denmark Design Book now

Hubbub – Family Morning offers exclusive early morning viewing of Denmark Design for those visiting with children aged 5 and under.

Denmark Design: Hubbub Family Morning – 29 Jan

9am

Free with exhibition ticket to Denmark Design Book now

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Lessons on Denmark Design
Lessons on Denmark Design

10.30am–3.30pm

$75 Members early bird*, $85 Members standard, $125 Non-Members early bird*, $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 fun day of learning about Denmark Design. This one-day class consists of four 50-minute illustrated talks 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

Lessons on Denmark Design

10.30am–3.30pm

$75 Members early bird*, $85 Members standard, $125 Non-Members early bird*, $135 Non-Members* Book now

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Pride Celebrations 2020
Pride Celebrations 2020

1.30–3.30pm

FREE

To celebrate Auckland Pride, enjoy the stunning voices of The Gay and Lesbian Singers (GALS) when they return to perform as part of the Gallery’s Pride Celebrations for 2020. Then take part in our LGBTQI-insight tour presented by an artist, gallerist, an art collector and curator. 

Pride Celebrations 2020

1.30–3.30pm

FREE

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Talk: Artistic immigrants in NZ
Talk: Artistic immigrants in NZ

10.30am–11.45pm

Members $15, Non-Members $25 Book now

When Parisian Louise Henderson emigrated to Aotearoa in 1925, she quickly established herself as a central figure in the local art scene. Henderson was by far the only successful foreign artist in this country, as art historian, Leonard Bell illustrates beautifully in his 2017 book Strangers Arrive: Emigrés and the Arts in New Zealand, 1930-1980.

Talk: Artistic immigrants in NZ

10.30am–11.45pm

Members $15, Non-Members $25 Book now

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SOLD OUT Gibbs Farm sculpture park visit 2020
SOLD OUT 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

SOLD OUT 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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SOLD OUT A Family Design Challenge
SOLD OUT A Family Design Challenge

2–3.30pm

FREE with exhibition ticket to Denmark Design. FREE for all children 12 and under. Book now

Please note: this event has sold out

Visit our major exhibition Denmark Design and join the coordinating exhibition curator, Emma Jameson for a unique tour especially designed for families and children. Discover the stories behind the objects on display, then take part in a fun, family design challenge using LEGO to build an item inspired by the exhibition.

This event has limited capacity. Please book to secure your spot.
Entry for all children 12 and under is FREE. Entry for adults is FREE with a paid ticket to Denmark Design.

Tickets for Denmark Design can be purchased online or at the Gallery's front desk.

SOLD OUT A Family Design Challenge

2–3.30pm

FREE with exhibition ticket to Denmark Design. FREE for all children 12 and under. Book now

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Bespoke Booked Tours: Louise Henderson: From Life
Bespoke Booked Tours: Louise Henderson: From Life

10am–5pm.

Adults $10; Concessions $7.50 Members and children 12 &under FREE

Book a group of friends or workmates for a bespoke tour of the exhibition Louise Henderson: From Life and gain new insights into one of New Zealand’s most dynamic artists.

Bespoke Booked Tours: Louise Henderson: From Life

10am–5pm.

Adults $10; Concessions $7.50 Members and children 12 &under FREE

Artworks

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No. 6
No. 6

Max Gimblett

Production date
1983-1987
Medium
acrylic polymer and pencil on paper
Size (h x w)
575 x 775 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1988
Accession no
C1994/1/310
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The Beer Inks - 13, First Shout
The Beer Inks - 13, First Shout

Max Gimblett

Production date
1975
Medium
ink on Aquarius American cotton and fiberglass machine made paper
Size (h x w)
559 x 381 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Max Gimblett and Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, through the Auckland Art Gallery Foundation, 2008
Accession no
2008/6/5
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The Beer Inks - 4, Max & His Friends
The Beer Inks - 4, Max & His Friends

Max Gimblett

Production date
1975
Medium
ink on Aquarius American cotton and fiberglass machine made paper
Size (h x w)
559 x 381 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Max Gimblett and Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, through the Auckland Art Gallery Foundation, 2008
Accession no
2008/6/8
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Boundry Bridge
Boundry Bridge

Max Gimblett

Production date
2004
Medium
ink on Arches Aquarelle French 300lb Rough mould made paper
Size (h x w)
572 x 762 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Max Gimblett and Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, through the Auckland Art Gallery Foundation, 2008
Accession no
2008/6/25
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Pearl of the Pacific - Call
Pearl of the Pacific - Call

Max Gimblett

Production date
1986-1987
Medium
acrylic polymer, metallic pigments, pencil on Arches Aquarelle French 555lb 100% cotton handmade paper
Size (h x w)
749 x 1048 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Max Gimblett and Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, through the Auckland Art Gallery Foundation, 2008
Accession no
2008/6/16
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Witness
Witness

Max Gimblett

Production date
1987
Medium
acrylic polymer on Arches Aquarelle French 300lb Cold Press mould made paper
Size (h x w)
762 x 572 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Max Gimblett and Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, through the Auckland Art Gallery Foundation, 2008
Accession no
2008/6/14
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Disasters of War - after Goya, drawings towards etchings - 7, Mirrors
Disasters of War - after Goya, drawings towards etchings - 7, Mirrors

Max Gimblett

Production date
2005
Medium
pencil, ink, mica, silver leaf, shellac on Lana Aquarelle French Hot Press mould made paper
Size (h x w)
572 x 762 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Max Gimblett and Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, through the Auckland Art Gallery Foundation, 2008
Accession no
2008/6/31
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The 10,000 things
The 10,000 things

Max Gimblett

Production date
2001
Medium
sumi ink, vinyl polymer on Cal Ling Winter Thailand machine made paper
Size (h x w)
648 x 940 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Max Gimblett and Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, through the Auckland Art Gallery Foundation, 2008
Accession no
2008/6/43
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Monk - 2
Monk - 2

Max Gimblett

Production date
1990
Medium
ink on HMP Verona American 100% cotton handmade paper
Size (h x w)
508 x 686 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Max Gimblett and Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, through the Auckland Art Gallery Foundation, 2008
Accession no
2008/6/38
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One stroke bone
One stroke bone

Max Gimblett

Production date
1979
Medium
sumi ink on Aquarius American cotton and fiberglass machine made paper
Size (h x w)
2286 x 559 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Max Gimblett and Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, through the Auckland Art Gallery Foundation, 2008
Accession no
2008/6/50.1-3
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Enso
Enso

Max Gimblett

Production date
2003
Medium
sumi ink on dyed Indigo Japanese handmade paper
Size (h x w)
940 x 356 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Max Gimblett and Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, through the Auckland Art Gallery Foundation, 2008
Accession no
2008/6/45
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Red Black White Gold
Red Black White Gold

Max Gimblett

Production date
1984-1985
Medium
metallic pigments and acrylic polymer on canvas
Size (h x w)
386 x 382 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1985
Accession no
C1994/1/158
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Cerulean Blue - To Len Lye
Cerulean Blue - To Len Lye

Max Gimblett

Production date
1982
Medium
acrylic polymer on paper
Size (h x w)
580 x 762 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1982
Accession no
C1994/1/86
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No. 1
No. 1

Max Gimblett

Production date
1982-1986
Medium
acrylic polymer and pencil on paper
Size (h x w)
575 x 775 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1988
Accession no
C1994/1/305
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No. 16
No. 16

Max Gimblett

Production date
1987
Medium
acrylic polymer and pencil on paper
Size (h x w)
575 x 775 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1988
Accession no
C1994/1/320
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No. 18
No. 18

Max Gimblett

Production date
1988
Medium
acrylic polymer and pencil on paper
Size (h x w)
775 x 575 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1988
Accession no
C1994/1/322
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The Beer Inks - 3, S.P. as Jake Berthot
The Beer Inks - 3, S.P. as Jake Berthot

Max Gimblett

Production date
1975
Medium
ink on Aquarius American cotton and fiberglass machine made paper
Size (h x w)
381 x 559 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Max Gimblett and Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, through the Auckland Art Gallery Foundation, 2008
Accession no
2008/6/1
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Forbidden
Forbidden

Max Gimblett

Production date
2003-2004
Medium
pencil, ink, various leafs on Arches Aquarelle French 300lb Rough mould made paper
Size (h x w)
572 x 762 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Max Gimblett and Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, through the Auckland Art Gallery Foundation, 2008
Accession no
2008/6/23
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White/Black - for Paul Valery
White/Black - for Paul Valery

Max Gimblett

Production date
1980
Medium
acrylic, pencil on Arches Aquarelle French 300lb Rough mould made paper
Size (h x w)
578 x 756 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Max Gimblett and Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, through the Auckland Art Gallery Foundation, 2008
Accession no
2008/6/9
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Pearl of the Pacific - For Murakami Kagaku
Pearl of the Pacific - For Murakami Kagaku

Max Gimblett

Production date
1986-1987
Medium
acrylic polymer on Arches Aquarelle French 555lb Cold Press 100% cotton handmade paper
Size (h x w)
762 x 1067 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Max Gimblett and Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, through the Auckland Art Gallery Foundation, 2008
Accession no
2008/6/17
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Mrs. Gimblett in All Her Beauty - the exquisite corpse
Mrs. Gimblett in All Her Beauty - the exquisite corpse

Max Gimblett

Production date
2000
Medium
ink, pencil, mica on Gampi Torinoko White 100% Gampi Japanese handmade paper
Size (h x w)
559 x 762 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Max Gimblett and Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, through the Auckland Art Gallery Foundation, 2008
Accession no
2008/6/27
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Blue Boy
Blue Boy

Max Gimblett

Production date
2007
Medium
pencil, ink on Arches Aquarelle French 300lb Rough mould made paper
Size (h x w)
591 x 768 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Max Gimblett and Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, through the Auckland Art Gallery Foundation, 2008
Accession no
2008/6/19
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Don't be deluded
Don't be deluded

Max Gimblett

Production date
2001
Medium
sumi ink, vinyl polymer on Kozo Sisumi Japanese handmade paper
Size (h x w)
1003 x 991 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Max Gimblett and Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, through the Auckland Art Gallery Foundation, 2008
Accession no
2008/6/44
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Bridge - 6
Bridge - 6

Max Gimblett

Production date
1979
Medium
sumi ink on Kochai Japanese Kozo and Sulfite handmade paper
Size (h x w)
508 x 660 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Max Gimblett and Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, through the Auckland Art Gallery Foundation, 2008
Accession no
2008/6/51
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Disasters of War - after Goya, drawings towards etchings - 12, Das Haus der Phantasie
Disasters of War - after Goya, drawings towards etchings - 12, Das Haus der Phan...

Max Gimblett

Production date
2005
Medium
pencil, ink, acrylic polymer, mica, silver leaf, shellac on Lana Aquarelle French Hot Press mould made paper
Size (h x w)
762 x 572 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Max Gimblett and Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, through the Auckland Art Gallery Foundation, 2008
Accession no
2008/6/32
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Enso
Enso

Max Gimblett

Production date
2006
Medium
ink on HMP Vail American 100% cotton handmade paper
Size (h x w)
508 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Max Gimblett and Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, through the Auckland Art Gallery Foundation, 2008
Accession no
2008/6/46
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Dedications - after David Liebman
Dedications - after David Liebman

Max Gimblett

Production date
1994
Medium
sumi ink on Japanese Korean Kozo handmade paper
Size (h x w)
914 x 914 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Max Gimblett and Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, through the Auckland Art Gallery Foundation, 2008
Accession no
2008/6/39
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No. 10
No. 10

Max Gimblett

Production date
1982-1987
Medium
acrylic polymer and pencil on paper
Size (h x w)
575 x 775 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1988
Accession no
C1994/1/314
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Divine
Divine

Max Gimblett

Production date
1983
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
2290 x 2285 x 70 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1988
Accession no
C1994/1/304
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No. 9
No. 9

Max Gimblett

Production date
1983-1987
Medium
acrylic polymer and pencil on paper
Size (h x w)
575 x 775 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1988
Accession no
C1994/1/313
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Titanium white
Titanium white

Max Gimblett

Production date
1981
Medium
oil, wax, acrylic and gesso on canvas
Size (h x w)
1535 x 1528 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1981
Accession no
1981/42/1
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Kabuki
Kabuki

Max Gimblett

Production date
1979
Medium
screenprint
Size (h x w)
560 x 770 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1979
Accession no
1979/60
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No. 7
No. 7

Max Gimblett

Production date
1987
Medium
acrylic polymer and pencil on paper
Size (h x w)
775 x 575 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1988
Accession no
C1994/1/311
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No. 3
No. 3

Max Gimblett

Production date
1982-1986
Medium
acrylic polymer and pencil on paper
Size (h x w)
575 x 775 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1988
Accession no
C1994/1/307
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No. 12
No. 12

Max Gimblett

Production date
1984
Medium
acrylic polymer and pencil on paper
Size (h x w)
575 x 775 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1988
Accession no
C1994/1/316
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No. 15
No. 15

Max Gimblett

Production date
1982-1987
Medium
acrylic polymer and pencil on paper
Size (h x w)
575 x 775 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1988
Accession no
C1994/1/319
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Max Gimblett Publications
Max Gimblett Publications
Production date
1978-2005
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Max Gimblett, 2007
Accession no
RC2007/10

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