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Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera: Art and Life in Modern Mexico
Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera: Art and Life in Modern Mexico

Adults $24.50, Concessions $19.50, Members and children 12 & under FREE

Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera: Art and Life in Modern Mexico

Adults $24.50, Concessions $19.50, Members and children 12 & under FREE

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Archive Display | Jim Allen: 100 Years
Archive Display | Jim Allen: 100 Years

FREE

Archive Display | Jim Allen: 100 Years

FREE

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ArtLab
ArtLab

FREE

ArtLab

FREE

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Manpower: Myths of Masculinity
Manpower: Myths of Masculinity

FREE

Manpower: Myths of Masculinity

FREE

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Guide Kaiārahi
Guide Kaiārahi

FREE

Guide Kaiārahi

FREE

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Capturing Kahlo: Paint & Punch sessions
Capturing Kahlo: Paint & Punch sessions

6.30pm – 9pm

Members $58.50, Non-members $65 Book now

Capturing Kahlo: Paint & Punch sessions

6.30pm – 9pm

Members $58.50, Non-members $65 Book now

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¡Viva México! After-hours at the Gallery
¡Viva México! After-hours at the Gallery

6pm – 9pm

Earlybird $20 for Members and $45 for non-members. Standard pricing after October 1 $30 Members, $55 non-members. Buy tickets

¡Viva México! After-hours at the Gallery

6pm – 9pm

Earlybird $20 for Members and $45 for non-members. Standard pricing after October 1 $30 Members, $55 non-members. Buy tickets

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Día de la Revolución in golden age cinema
Día de la Revolución in golden age cinema

11am — 3pm

Free - bookings essential Book now

Día de la Revolución in golden age cinema

11am — 3pm

Free - bookings essential Book now

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Lecture series: How Frida Kahlo and Mexican Modernism thrived
Lecture series: How Frida Kahlo and Mexican Modernism thrived

10am—2.30pm

Members $73, Students $48, Non-members $150 (includes a membership) Book now

The series of talks explores the cultural and artistic foundations of modern art in Mexico and provides context to the phenomenon of Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera, and their artistic circle. Hear from New Zealand-based Mexican academics, along with a leading expert on expatriatism, and deepen your appreciation of the political and artistic environment in post-Revolution Mexico.

Lecture series: How Frida Kahlo and Mexican Modernism thrived

10am—2.30pm

Members $73, Students $48, Non-members $150 (includes a membership) Book now

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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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Late Night Lego
Late Night Lego

6 – 8.30pm

FREE

Late Night Lego

6 – 8.30pm

FREE

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October School Holiday Programmes 2022
October School Holiday Programmes 2022

9am–3pm

$80 (+booking fees) per child, per day | $350 (+booking fees) per child, 5 days Book now

This October school holidays, the Gallery is proud to bring you a hands-on School Holiday Programme. 

October School Holiday Programmes 2022

9am–3pm

$80 (+booking fees) per child, per day | $350 (+booking fees) per child, 5 days Book now

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Whānau Lego Construction
Whānau Lego Construction

11am – 2pm, every day

FREE

Whānau Lego Construction

11am – 2pm, every day

FREE

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Young Members | Curator Tour: The Chartwell Show
Young Members | Curator Tour: The Chartwell Show

6–7.30pm

Members $15, Non-Members $20 Book now

Join Senior Curator, Global Contemporary Art, Natasha Conland for an after-hours journey through the domestic dreamscape of Walls to Live Beside, Rooms to Own: The Chartwell Show.

Young Members | Curator Tour: The Chartwell Show

6–7.30pm

Members $15, Non-Members $20 Book now

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ArtLab – Zinging Rhythms: Texture and Pattern
ArtLab – Zinging Rhythms: Texture and Pattern

10am – 5pm, every day

FREE

ArtLab – Zinging Rhythms: Texture and Pattern

10am – 5pm, every day

FREE

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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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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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Untitled (self portrait?)
Untitled (self portrait?)

May Smith

Production date
1945
Medium
pencil on paper
Size (h x w)
373 x 265 mm
Credit line
May Smith Archive, E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
RC2002/3/7
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Noel Noel
Noel Noel

May Smith

Production date
1929
Medium
woodcut
Size (h x w)
68 x 52 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1979
Accession no
1979/42/12
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Amberley Wild Brooks
Amberley Wild Brooks

May Smith

Production date
1929
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
93 x 188 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1979
Accession no
1979/42/26
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Untitled (sketch for mural)
Untitled (sketch for mural)

May Smith

Production date
circa 1940
Medium
watercolour on paper
Size (h x w)
277 x 595 mm
Credit line
May Smith Archive, E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
RC2002/3/1
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Untitled (still life)
Untitled (still life)

May Smith

Production date
circa 1940
Medium
watercolour on board
Size (h x w)
247 x 297 mm
Credit line
May Smith Archive, E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
RC2002/3/11
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Henderson Valley
Henderson Valley

May Smith

Production date
1948-1949
Medium
watercolour on paper
Size (h x w)
270 x 373 mm
Credit line
May Smith Archive, E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
RC2002/3/13
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Group 1950: exhibition of painting, sculpture, pottery
Group 1950: exhibition of painting, sculpture, pottery

May Smith

Production date
circa 1950
Medium
poster paint on board
Size (h x w)
358 x 260 mm
Credit line
May Smith Archive, E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
RC2002/3/9
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Untitled
Untitled

May Smith

Production date
1942
Medium
watercolour on paper
Size (h x w)
325 x 380 mm
Credit line
May Smith Archive, E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
RC2002/3/14
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Coromandel
Coromandel

May Smith

Production date
1962
Medium
pen and wash on paper, two sheets joined
Size (h x w)
277 x 660 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1966
Accession no
1966/18
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Children Drinking
Children Drinking

May Smith

Production date
1930
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
148 x 117 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1979
Accession no
1979/42/23
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Children Drinking
Children Drinking

May Smith

Production date
Unknown
Medium
drypoint
Size (h x w)
148 x 117 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1979
Accession no
1979/42/25
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Textile Design
Textile Design

May Smith

Production date
circa 1935
Medium
linocut
Size (h x w)
300 x 230 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1979
Accession no
1979/42/4
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The Lily Gatherers
The Lily Gatherers

May Smith

Production date
Unknown
Medium
linocut
Size (h x w)
190 x 150 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1979
Accession no
1979/42/5
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The Lily Gatherers
The Lily Gatherers

May Smith

Production date
Unknown
Medium
linocut
Size (h x w)
190 x 150 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1979
Accession no
1979/42/6
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The Pub (sketch for mural)
The Pub (sketch for mural)

May Smith

Production date
circa 1940
Medium
watercolour on paper
Size (h x w)
158 x 235 mm
Credit line
May Smith Archive, E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
RC2002/3/5
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French Villa (sketch)
French Villa (sketch)

May Smith

Production date
circa 1940
Medium
watercolour on paper
Size (h x w)
355 x 250 mm
Credit line
May Smith Archive, E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
RC2002/3/12
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Rickyard
Rickyard

May Smith

Production date
1931
Medium
drypoint
Size (h x w)
170 x 276 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1932
Accession no
1932/4/3
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Sketch for mural in John Burns Ships Chandlery Dept 1940
Sketch for mural in John Burns Ships Chandlery Dept 1940

May Smith

Production date
1940
Medium
watercolour on paper
Size (h x w)
423 x 840 mm
Credit line
May Smith Archive, E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
RC2002/3/15
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Characterisation in colour
Characterisation in colour

May Smith

Production date
1941
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
762 x 609 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1958
Accession no
1958/20
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Untitled (Portrait of a Woman - Self Portrait?) with Peripheral Studies of Nose and Eye
Untitled (Portrait of a Woman - Self Portrait?) with Peripheral Studies of Nose...

May Smith

Production date
1930
Medium
drypoint
Size (h x w)
150 x 125 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1979
Accession no
1979/42/15
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An Old Wharf, Auckland
An Old Wharf, Auckland

May Smith

Production date
1926
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
150 x 228 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1979
Accession no
1979/42/17
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Willows
Willows

May Smith

Production date
Unknown
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
205 x 285 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1979
Accession no
1979/42/18
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Children Drinking
Children Drinking

May Smith

Production date
Unknown
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
148 x 117 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1979
Accession no
1979/42/24
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The Area
The Area

May Smith

Production date
1931
Medium
wood engraving
Size (h x w)
180 x 175 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1979
Accession no
1979/42/7
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Hayricks
Hayricks

May Smith

Production date
circa 1930
Medium
woodcut
Size (h x w)
74 x 89 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1979
Accession no
1979/42/9
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May Smith Archive
May Smith Archive

May Smith

Production date
1900-1988
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of May Smith Estate, 1991
Accession no
RC2002/3
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Hamilton Old and New (sketch for mural)
Hamilton Old and New (sketch for mural)

May Smith

Production date
circa 1940
Medium
watercolour on paper
Size (h x w)
277 x 708 mm
Credit line
May Smith Archive, E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
RC2002/3/3
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Crayfish
Crayfish

May Aimée Smith

Production date
1929
Medium
wood engraving
Size (h x w)
209 x 258 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Rex Nan Kivell, 1953
Accession no
1953/2/230
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Untitled
Untitled

May Smith

Production date
circa 1940
Medium
pen and ink on paper
Size (h x w)
255 x 350 mm
Credit line
May Smith Archive, E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
RC2002/3/8
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Untitled (Madonna and Child)
Untitled (Madonna and Child)

May Smith

Production date
Unknown
Medium
woodcut
Size (h x w)
94 x 75 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1979
Accession no
1979/42/10
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Untitled (Angel Gabriel appearing before Shepherds)
Untitled (Angel Gabriel appearing before Shepherds)

May Smith

Production date
Unknown
Medium
woodcut
Size (h x w)
97 x 78 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1979
Accession no
1979/42/11
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Morning
Morning

May Smith

Production date
1930
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
90 x 115 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1979
Accession no
1979/42/14
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Tobacco
Tobacco

May Smith

Production date
1951
Medium
oil on millboard
Size (h x w)
542 x 450 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1951
Accession no
1951/3
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Animal Kingdom
Animal Kingdom

May Smith

Production date
1940
Medium
linocut (3 colour)
Size (h x w)
280 x 230 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1979
Accession no
1979/42/3
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Untitled (Back Yard)
Untitled (Back Yard)

May Smith

Production date
Unknown
Medium
pen and sepia ink
Size (h x w)
200 x 250 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1979
Accession no
1979/42/30
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Untitled (sketch for mural)
Untitled (sketch for mural)

May Smith

Production date
circa 1940
Medium
watercolour on paper
Size (h x w)
295 x 556 mm
Credit line
May Smith Archive, E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
RC2002/3/2
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May Smith Archive
May Smith Archive
Production date
1900-1988
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of May Smith Estate, 1991
Accession no
RC2002/3

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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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