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California Design, 1930–1965: Living in a Modern Way
California Design, 1930–1965: Living in a Modern Way

$9 - $15, under 12s FREE

California Design, 1930–1965: Living in a Modern Way

$9 - $15, under 12s FREE

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Frances Hodgkins – Colour and Light
Frances Hodgkins – Colour and Light

Free entry

Frances Hodgkins – Colour and Light

Free entry

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Kinder's Presence
Kinder's Presence

Free entry

Kinder's Presence

Free entry

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The Walters Prize 2006
The Walters Prize 2006

Free entry

The Walters Prize 2006

Free entry

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Shane Cotton Survey 1993–2003
Shane Cotton Survey 1993–2003

$5 – $7

Shane Cotton Survey 1993–2003

$5 – $7

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The Walters Prize 2018
The Walters Prize 2018

The Walters Prize 2018

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Mystic Truths
Mystic Truths

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Mystic Truths

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After hours talk: Etienne de France
After hours talk: Etienne de France

6pm

Free

Join Paris-based artist Etienne de France for an after hours talk on his time in New Zealand for the Te Whare Hēra Wellington International Artist Residency.

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After hours talk: Daniel von Sturmer
After hours talk: Daniel von Sturmer

6pm

Free

Join Melbourne-based artist Daniel von Sturmer for a discussion on selected recent works and how studio practice can shape thinking, and thinking can shape studio practice. 

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Big Day Art: Calling the World
Big Day Art: Calling the World

10am – 4pm

Free

Big Day Art: Calling the World provides an opportunity for families to experience Auckland Art Gallery and immerse themselves in a celebration of artistic experience and creativity. See, do, listen, move, make and share – become creative agents and explorers. Join us in celebrating Matariki and our New Zealand landscape and explore what it means to discover, journey and adventure through a series of hands-on activities and workshops. 

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Ken Crossan and Goran Paladin: The New Zealand Home
Ken Crossan and Goran Paladin: The New Zealand Home

3pm

Free

We love our homes, but what do we know about their heritage? The New Zealand Home, a popular TV One series, sees architect Ken Crosson guide radio sports host Goran Paladin through whare, state housing, and sophisticated and significant homes. During this special talk, Ken and Goran will describe what they learned as they travelled through New Zealand, and draw on their knowledge of New Zealand’s housing history to provide insights into where they believe the future of residential architecture in New Zealand might lie.

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SOLD OUT AKL, Now, Next.
SOLD OUT 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.

Artworks

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Drawing for an Engraving: Rosone nell' Arco di Settimio Severo (Rosette from the Arch of Septimius Severus)
Drawing for an Engraving: Rosone nell' Arco di Settimio Severo (Rosette from the...

Carlo Antonini

Production date
circa 1781
Medium
sepia, pen and wash
Size (h x w)
238 x 187 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1955
Accession no
1955/36/10
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Blois
Blois

Samuel Prout

Production date
1819-1852
Medium
pencil
Size (h x w)
476 x 266 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1955
Accession no
1955/35/3
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Preliminary Sketches For Proposed Changes To Hamilton Hotel (1923)
Preliminary Sketches For Proposed Changes To Hamilton Hotel (1923)

Savage & Morran

Production date
1923
Medium
pencil and watercolour on paper
Size (h x w)
595 x 850 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1982
Accession no
C1994/1/205/1
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The East End of Howden Church, Yorkshire
The East End of Howden Church, Yorkshire

John Sell Cotman

Production date
1811
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
374 x 273 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the relatives of Mr T V Gulliver, 1939
Accession no
1939/4/120
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Preliminary Sketches For Proposed Changes To Hamilton Hotel (1923)
Preliminary Sketches For Proposed Changes To Hamilton Hotel (1923)

Savage & Morran

Production date
1923
Medium
pencil and watercolour on paper
Size (h x w)
595 x 850 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1982
Accession no
C1994/1/205/5
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Interior of Henry the Seventh's Chapel, Westminster Abbey
Interior of Henry the Seventh's Chapel, Westminster Abbey

Unknown artist

Production date
19th century
Medium
lithograph
Size (h x w)
311 x 232 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the relatives of Mr T V Gulliver, 1939
Accession no
1939/4/76
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XXXXVIIII  Fig 1 Pianta del Tempio della Fortuna Virile, fabbricato da Servio Tullio Re de' Romani ... (Fig 1. Plan of the Temple of Fortuna Virilis, built by Servius Tullius, King of the Romans ...)
XXXXVIIII Fig 1 Pianta del Tempio della Fortuna Virile, fabbricato da Servio Tu...

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Production date
1756
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
541 x 412 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/4/71
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Dimostrazione in grande del capitello di una delle colonne del Tempio di Giunonedentro i portici d'Ottavia.  (Reconstruction of details of the capital of a column of the Temple of Juno within the Portico of Octavia.)
Dimostrazione in grande del capitello di una delle colonne del Tempio di Giunone...

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Production date
1756
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
395 x 250 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/4/67
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The Towers of Beverley
The Towers of Beverley

James Park

Production date
20th century
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
285 x 173 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
MU/171
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XXXVII Dimostrazione in grande delle parti del second' ordine del Teatro di Marcello (Reconstruction of details of the second order of the Theatre of Marcellus)
XXXVII Dimostrazione in grande delle parti del second' ordine del Teatro di Marc...

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Production date
1756
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
393 x 249 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/4/61
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Restauration du dome de S. Maria del fiore a Florence (Restoration of the Dome of Santa Maria del Fiore in Florence)
Restauration du dome de S. Maria del fiore a Florence (Restoration of the Dome o...

Jacques Callot

Production date
1615-1619
Medium
engraving
Size (h x w)
225 x 302 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/2/6
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Design with Fir Trees
Design with Fir Trees

Phelan Gibb

Production date
Unknown
Medium
gouache and watercolour
Size (h x w)
389 x 572 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Lucy Carrington Wertheim, 1948
Accession no
1948/7/70
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Veduta di uno de' fianchi della facciata del portico di Ottavia (View of one of the sides of the facade of the Portico of Octavia)
Veduta di uno de' fianchi della facciata del portico di Ottavia (View of one of...

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Production date
1756
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
394 x 594 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/4/63
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XXXVI  Dimostrazione in grande delle parti del second' ordine del Teatro Di Marcello  (Reconstruction of details of the second order of the Theatre of Marcellus
XXXVI Dimostrazione in grande delle parti del second' ordine del Teatro Di Marc...

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Production date
1756
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
439 x 248 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/4/60
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Dimostrazione in grande di alcune delle parti del Portico d'Ottavia (Reconstruction of some of the details of the Portico of Octavia)
Dimostrazione in grande di alcune delle parti del Portico d'Ottavia (Reconstruct...

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Production date
1756
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
457 x 548 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/4/65
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Dimostrazione in grande della modinatura della cornice della parte opposta della facciata del Portico d'Ottavia (Reconstruction of the details of the molding on the cornice of the rear facade of the Portico of Octavia)
Dimostrazione in grande della modinatura della cornice della parte opposta della...

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Production date
1756
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
394 x 252 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/4/66
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XLII.  Dimostrazione in grande di alcune delle parti della facciata dell' ingresso principale del portico d'Ottavia (Reconstruction of some of details of the facade of the principal entrance of the Portico of Octavia)
XLII. Dimostrazione in grande di alcune delle parti della facciata dell' ingres...

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Production date
1756
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
395 x 595 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/4/64
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XXXIII.  Dimostrazione di una parte de 'portici del prim'ordine del Teatro di Marcello (Reconstruction of a part of the arcade of the first order of the Theatre of Marcellus)
XXXIII. Dimostrazione di una parte de 'portici del prim'ordine del Teatro di Ma...

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Production date
1756
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
398 x 250 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/4/57
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Dimostrazione dell' avanzo de' portici ch' erano d'innanzi ai Septi Giuli (Reconstruction of the remains of the arcades which were in front of the Septum Julium)
Dimostrazione dell' avanzo de' portici ch' erano d'innanzi ai Septi Giuli (Recon...

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Production date
1756
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
402 x 257 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/4/69
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XXXVIII  Dimostrazione dell odierno avanzo del Teatro di Pompeo   (Reconstruction of the present remains of the Theatre of Pompey)
XXXVIII Dimostrazione dell odierno avanzo del Teatro di Pompeo (Reconstructio...

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Production date
1756
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
404 x 258 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/4/62
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XXXXVIII.  A. Pianta degli avanzi del Portico fabbricato da M. Emilio Lepido, e P. Emilio Paolo fuori della Porta Trigemina nell' Emporio alla ripa del Tevere (Plan of the remains of the arcade built by M Aemilius Lepidus and P. Aemilius Paullus outside the Porta Trigemina at the Emporium on the bank of the Tiber)
XXXXVIII. A. Pianta degli avanzi del Portico fabbricato da M. Emilio Lepido, e...

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Production date
1756
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
393 x 240 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/4/70
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Solomon in his study
Solomon in his study

Abraham de Bruyn Pieter van der Borcht

Production date
1583
Medium
engraving
Size (h x w)
114 x 73 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
M1885/86/20
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Miniature: The Holy Virgin and the Infant Jesus
Miniature: The Holy Virgin and the Infant Jesus

Unknown artist

Production date
Unknown
Medium
watercolour in a silver gilt filagree frame
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Moss Davis, 1928
Accession no
1928/6/6
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Pen Hill, Wemleydale
Pen Hill, Wemleydale

Frederick Lawson

Production date
1908-1968
Medium
watercolour
Size (h x w)
288 x 388 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Mrs McGrigor Phillips, Westmoreland, 1939
Accession no
1939/7/1
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Houses
Houses

A E Krauss

Production date
Unknown
Medium
pencil, watercolour
Size (h x w)
341 x 428 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Lucy Carrington Wertheim, 1948
Accession no
1948/7/104
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Still Life: Vase on Mantlepiece
Still Life: Vase on Mantlepiece

Rowland Suddaby

Production date
1935
Medium
pen and watercolour
Size (h x w)
325 x 472 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Lucy Carrington Wertheim, 1948
Accession no
1948/7/127
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Castle Bolton, Yorkshire
Castle Bolton, Yorkshire

Frederick Lawson

Production date
1908-1968
Medium
watercolour and gouache
Size (h x w)
289 x 365 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Mrs McGrigor Phillips, 1939
Accession no
1939/7/2
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Landscape No. 2, Cavendish, Suffolk
Landscape No. 2, Cavendish, Suffolk

Paul Edmonds

Production date
circa 1920
Medium
watercolour and pencil
Size (h x w)
288 x 400 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Lucy Carrington Wertheim, 1948
Accession no
1948/7/65
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Wine Cellars
Wine Cellars

Unknown artist

Production date
19th century
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
183 x 245 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1955
Accession no
1955/36/59/3
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Church in Mexico City
Church in Mexico City

Mortimer Menpes

Production date
1875-1938
Medium
drypoint
Size (h x w)
305 x 216 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1930
Accession no
1930/1/4
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Two Saints in Adoration
Two Saints in Adoration

Unknown artist Giovanni Battista Tiepolo

Production date
Unknown
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
1010 x 761 x 46 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Mr Norman B Spencer, 1967
Accession no
1967/19/19
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The Straw Bridge and Ducal Palace, Venice
The Straw Bridge and Ducal Palace, Venice

Unknown artist

Production date
19th century
Medium
watercolour
Size (h x w)
295 x 393 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Mr H Shaw, 1916
Accession no
1916/2/3
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The Challenge
The Challenge

Charles Cattermole

Production date
1878
Medium
watercolour and gouache
Size (h x w)
215 x 470 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Mr Martin Trenwith, 1929
Accession no
1929/4/8
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Devonshire Cottages
Devonshire Cottages

Gertrude Ball

Production date
Unknown
Medium
watercolour with traces of pencil
Size (h x w)
280 x 382 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Mr C J Gorton, 1975
Accession no
1975/31/1
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Auckland: houses and commercial buildings
Auckland: houses and commercial buildings

A Lois White

Production date
circa 1925-1930
Medium
pencil
Size (h x w)
139 x 159 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1979
Accession no
1979/32/3
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Orleans
Orleans

Samuel Prout

Production date
1819-1852
Medium
pencil and white chalk
Size (h x w)
400 x 266 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1955
Accession no
1955/35/2
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Fiona Connor Archive
Fiona Connor Archive
Production date
2009-2019
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki (see archive item details for credit lines specific to each deposit)
Accession no
RC2013/4
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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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