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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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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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In conversation with Nathan Coley: A Place Beyond Belief
In conversation with Nathan Coley: A Place Beyond Belief

2–3pm

FREE

Join us to hear acclaimed Scottish artist, Nathan Coley, talk about his practice and our major new acquisition A Place Beyond Belief, with international curator and writer, Juliana Engberg.

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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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Michael Smythe — Scandi-Kiwi Style
Michael Smythe — Scandi-Kiwi Style

2–3pm

It was the golden age of the 1950s and 60s when Scandinavian Design became a dominant international trend and New Zealand fell under the influence of Nordic designers.

Join design writer, researcher, curator and historian Michael Smythe for an illustrated talk that will reveal the extent of this influence on New Zealand design during the post-WWII years.

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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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Nasreddin Hodja riding on his mule
Nasreddin Hodja riding on his mule

Unknown artist

Production date
Unknown
Medium
watercolour, gouache and gold leaf on oriental paper
Size (h x w)
185 x 107 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Mary Kisler in memory of Dame Judith Te Tomairangi o Te Aroha Binney and Sebastian Black, 2015
Accession no
2015/7
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Fighting Shield
Fighting Shield

Unknown artist

Production date
Unknown
Medium
wood, pigment
Size (h x w)
1050 x 460 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1988
Accession no
C1994/1/288
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Madonna and Child
Madonna and Child

Unknown artist

Production date
circa 1460
Medium
wood and gesso
Size (h x w)
825 x 280 x 270 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with funds from the Watson Bequest, 1965
Accession no
1965/29/1
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Dancing woman
Dancing woman

Unknown artist

Production date
18th century-19th century
Medium
tempera on paper
Size (h x w)
407 x 326 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, on loan from Gretchen Albrecht and James Ross, Auckland
Accession no
L2016/35/5
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Man with fly whisk on black background
Man with fly whisk on black background

Unknown artist

Production date
18th century-19th century
Medium
tempera on paper
Size (h x w)
410 x 316 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, on loan from Gretchen Albrecht and James Ross, Auckland
Accession no
L2016/35/3
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Nativity
Nativity

Unknown artist

Production date
16th century
Medium
ivory
Size (h x w)
146 x 92 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Lady Alport Barker, widow of ARD Watson, 1966
Accession no
1966/21/2
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Hambledon Sugar Plantation, Cairns
Hambledon Sugar Plantation, Cairns

Unknown artist

Production date
Unknown
Medium
gelatin silver
Size (h x w)
185 x 246 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1984
Accession no
1984/53/51
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A Demon (A Man)
A Demon (A Man)

Unknown artist

Production date
Unknown
Medium
wood
Size (h x w)
725 x 215 x 205 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Sir George Grey, 1887
Accession no
1887/1/56
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Church Window
Church Window

Unknown artist

Production date
1682
Medium
enamel stained glass
Size (h x w)
3098 x 1552 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Dennis Nathan family, 2009
Accession no
2009/25
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Antione Marito di Niobe (bas relief)
Antione Marito di Niobe (bas relief)

Unknown artist

Production date
18th century
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
183 x 232 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1955
Accession no
1955/36/46
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Pietra Dura Table with Parakeet and Other Birds, Trees, Flowers and Butterfly
Pietra Dura Table with Parakeet and Other Birds, Trees, Flowers and Butterfly

Unknown artist

Production date
late 18th century-early 19th century
Medium
inlaid marble top with decorative brasswork on sides and legs
Size (h x w)
775 x 1350 x 810 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Mr Norman B Spencer, 1967
Accession no
1967/19/17
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Seated Woman
Seated Woman

Unknown artist

Production date
Unknown
Medium
oil on canvas on board
Size (h x w)
505 x 405 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
U/335
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Untitled #1
Untitled #1

Unknown artist

Production date
circa 1898-circa 1899
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
150 x 203 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, The Ilene and Laurence Dakin Bequest, purchased 1999
Accession no
1999/18/1
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Bishops Auckland, New Zealand: Temporary Establishment of Saint John's College at Purewa
Bishops Auckland, New Zealand: Temporary Establishment of Saint John's College a...

Unknown artist

Production date
1845
Medium
sepia wash
Size (h x w)
104 x 152 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Lady Spens, 1940
Accession no
1940/15/4
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In Auckland Domain
In Auckland Domain

Unknown artist

Production date
early 20th century
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
148 x 205 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Marshall Seifert, 2002
Accession no
2002/28/3/4
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Mountain Stream from Ruapehu, Horopito
Mountain Stream from Ruapehu, Horopito

Unknown artist

Production date
early 20th century
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
144 x 105 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Marshall Seifert, 2002
Accession no
2002/28/3/9
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At Morrinsville
At Morrinsville

Unknown artist

Production date
early 20th century
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
148 x 103 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Marshall Seifert, 2002
Accession no
2002/28/3/16
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Tauranga
Tauranga

Unknown artist

Production date
early 20th century
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
138 x 209 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Marshall Seifert, 2002
Accession no
2002/28/3/11
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In the Recreation Ground, New Plymouth
In the Recreation Ground, New Plymouth

Unknown artist

Production date
early 20th century
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
154 x 104 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Marshall Seifert, 2002
Accession no
2002/28/3/23
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A bit of Matamata
A bit of Matamata

Unknown artist

Production date
early 20th century
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
105 x 145 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Marshall Seifert, 2002
Accession no
2002/28/3/28
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Carte-de-visite photographs of Maori men and women
Carte-de-visite photographs of Maori men and women

Unknown artist

Production date
1863-1875
Medium
leather-bound album with brass edging and a brass clasp
Size (h x w)
153 x 119 x 45 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1995
Accession no
1994/33/2
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McDonald Album of New Zealand photographs
McDonald Album of New Zealand photographs

Unknown artist

Production date
circa 1898
Medium
photographic album
Size (h x w)
292 x 370 x 39 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1973
Accession no
1973/17.1-79
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Queen Street, Auckland
Queen Street, Auckland

Unknown artist

Production date
1862
Medium
pen, pencil and watercolour
Size (h x w)
315 x 430 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of an anonymous donor, 1957
Accession no
1957/24
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The Remarkables, New Zealand
The Remarkables, New Zealand

Unknown artist

Production date
19th century
Medium
collodio chloride print
Size (h x w)
148 x 208 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1973
Accession no
1973/17/17
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Lennox Falls
Lennox Falls

Unknown artist

Production date
19th century
Medium
albumen print
Size (h x w)
200 x 157 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1973
Accession no
1973/17/40
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(illegible)
(illegible)

Unknown artist

Production date
19th century
Medium
albumen print
Size (h x w)
223 x 283 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1973
Accession no
1973/17/56
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Auckland in 1846
Auckland in 1846

Unknown artist

Production date
1846
Medium
pencil
Size (h x w)
100 x 262 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1984
Accession no
1984/30
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Ahia, Chief of Cloudy Bay
Ahia, Chief of Cloudy Bay

Unknown artist

Production date
Unknown
Medium
watercolour
Size (h x w)
310 x 250 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Mr R A Hodgson, 1958
Accession no
1984/62
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Tuari Netana, Ngati Maru Tribe, Hauraki Gulf
Tuari Netana, Ngati Maru Tribe, Hauraki Gulf

Unknown artist

Production date
1852
Medium
watercolour
Size (h x w)
256 x 202 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1988
Accession no
1988/21
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Tauranga for winter sunshine
Tauranga for winter sunshine

Unknown artist

Production date
circa 1933
Medium
chromolithograph
Size (h x w)
890 x 570 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1989
Accession no
1989/4
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Maori Chief
Maori Chief

Unknown artist

Production date
Unknown
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
198 x 151 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1990
Accession no
1990/14/37
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Man in Albert Park 1
Man in Albert Park 1

Unknown artist

Production date
Unknown
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
111 x 158 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1990
Accession no
1990/14/7
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Waiwera Hotel, near Auckland
Waiwera Hotel, near Auckland

Unknown artist

Production date
circa 1870
Medium
albumen silver
Size (h x w)
102 x 167 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Marshall Seifert, 1991
Accession no
1991/10/10
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Auckland, looking east from Partington's Mill
Auckland, looking east from Partington's Mill

Unknown artist

Production date
circa 1875
Medium
albumen silver
Size (h x w)
156 x 210 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Marshall Seifert, 1991
Accession no
1991/10/2
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Waiwera
Waiwera

Unknown artist

Production date
1877
Medium
albumen silver
Size (h x w)
100 x 148 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Marshall Seifert, 1991
Accession no
1991/10/7
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Harieta, wife of Aihipene Kaihau
Harieta, wife of Aihipene Kaihau

Unknown artist

Production date
1863-1875
Medium
albumen silver photograph
Size (h x w)
60 x 100 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1995
Accession no
1994/33/2/18
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Commercial Illustrations
Commercial Illustrations
Production date
Unknown
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
RC2011/8
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Italy Album
Italy Album
Production date
circa 1890
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
RC2007/5

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