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Adorned Histories
Adorned Histories

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Adorned Histories

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Little Miracles
Little Miracles

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Little Miracles

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Sean Kerr: What's It Doing?
Sean Kerr: What's It Doing?

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Sean Kerr: What's It Doing?

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Through the Eyes of Shirin Neshat
Through the Eyes of Shirin Neshat

$5 - $7

Through the Eyes of Shirin Neshat

$5 - $7

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The Walters Prize 2006
The Walters Prize 2006

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The Walters Prize 2006

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The Walters Prize 2016
The Walters Prize 2016

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The Walters Prize 2016

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Mystic Truths
Mystic Truths

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Mystic Truths

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The Label Swap project: AUT Communication Design students
The Label Swap project: AUT Communication Design students

10am–5pm

Free

A presentation of recent work by AUT Communication Design students that will make you re-examine the influence that packaging and marketing has on our selection of products.

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Misha Kavka: the eroticisation of the gaze and the ethics of looking
Misha Kavka: the eroticisation of the gaze and the ethics of looking

1pm

Free

Join Dr Misha Kavka, Associate Dean, Media and Communication, University of Auckland, for a revealing look at the images that art and the media confront, seduce, manipulate and titillate us with.

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Peter Gilderdale on 19th century illustration
Peter Gilderdale on 19th century illustration

1pm

Free

Join Dr Peter Gilderdale, Acting HOD of Communication Design at AUT, for an illustrated overview of 19th century illustration, with a particular focus on the contextual, conceptual and craft-related issues that shaped illustration’s complicated relationship with art.

 

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Curator's tour: Emma Jameson on An Overture to the Text
Curator's tour: Emma Jameson on An Overture to the Text

1pm

Free

Join Assistant Curator Emma Jameson for a tour of her new exhibition An Overture to the Text which provides an in-depth investigation into a series of illustrations, analysing their visual features and what these communicate. 

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New Zealand String Quartet: open rehearsal
New Zealand String Quartet: open rehearsal

11am

Free

Celebrating its 30th season in 2017, the New Zealand String Quartet has established an international reputation for its insightful interpretations, compelling communication, and dynamic performing style. Join us for an informal encounter with the quartet who will be playing movements from string quartets by Mendelssohn and Bartok, while you enjoy the art. 

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Gordon Walters unlocked: Panel discussion – Riffing Off Gordon Walters: motifs, motives and meaning
Gordon Walters unlocked: Panel discussion – Riffing Off Gordon Walters: motifs,...

2pm

Independent designer Tana Mitchell chairs a panel discussion with invited guests to discuss their responses to the work of Gordon Walters on New Zealand graphic design.

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Gavin Ellis: Power and pictures – some things never change
Gavin Ellis: Power and pictures – some things never change

1pm

Free

Join Dr Gavin Ellis, media commentator and lecturer in media and communications, as he compares the works of Callot and Della Bella with modern examples of a word that first appeared in 1622 – propaganda.

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Michel Chion: The Voice in Cinema, or The Acousmêtre and Me
Michel Chion: The Voice in Cinema, or The Acousmêtre and Me

6pm

Free

Join pioneering composer, filmmaker, historian and writer Michel Chion for a specially commissioned lecture-performance at Auckland Art Gallery.

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Vincent J.F. Huang: Art and climate change
Vincent J.F. Huang: Art and climate change

3pm

Free

Vincent J.F. Huang talks about the eco-art he has been practicing since 1999, and discusses his experience of using art to assist Tuvalu's climate crisis at the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change and the 55th Venice Biennale.

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Gordon Walters unlocked: Laurence Simmons – Revelation and Reassessment
Gordon Walters unlocked: Laurence Simmons – Revelation and Reassessment

2pm

Join Professor Laurence Simmons for a lecture discussing the importance of intuition, chance, randomness, colour, sensuality and mysticism for Gordon Walters and will seek to demonstrate the active participation in a varied cultural history that lies beneath his work.

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Alexia Foundation presentation
Alexia Foundation presentation

12pm

Free

This will be a digital projection of the Alexia Foundation grant winners and the stories they have brought to life.

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School Holiday Programme Week 1: Music
School Holiday Programme Week 1: Music

$70 —$80 Book now

School holidays at the art Gallery!

Artworks

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The Conversation
The Conversation

Walter Sickert

Production date
1911
Medium
pen and ink on ruled paper
Size (h x w)
320 x 197 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1952
Accession no
1952/5
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Tukaki wharenui, Te Kaha-nui-a-tiki marae, Te Kaha. Hana Jackson/Te Hemara. June 1973
Tukaki wharenui, Te Kaha-nui-a-tiki marae, Te Kaha. Hana Jackson/Te Hemara. June...

John Miller

Production date
2001
Medium
gelatin silver print toned with gold
Size (h x w)
479 x 483 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2001
Accession no
2001/29/7
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Cartoon: Mona and Friend
Cartoon: Mona and Friend

Harold Collins

Production date
Unknown
Medium
ink, wash and pencil
Size (h x w)
252 x 189 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Mr W D Collins, 1979
Accession no
1979/6/15
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Two Men in Conversation and a Third Turning his Back
Two Men in Conversation and a Third Turning his Back

Jean-Pierre Norblin

Production date
1779
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
37 x 19 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Mr Wallace Alexander, 1940
Accession no
1940/4/78
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No title
No title

Susan Te Kahurangi King

Production date
circa 1975-circa 1980
Medium
pencil, coloured pencil and crayon on paper
Size (h x w)
410 x 500 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2015
Accession no
C2015/1/10/4
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Christ seated disputing with the Doctors
Christ seated disputing with the Doctors

Rembrandt van Rijn

Production date
1654
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
96 x 145 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1955
Accession no
1955/18/9
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The Gossips
The Gossips

Thomas Rowlandson

Production date
1777-1827
Medium
pen and watercolour
Size (h x w)
129 x 90 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of James Tannock Mackelvie, 1885
Accession no
M1885/1/102
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Whoever Talks
Whoever Talks

Thomas Rowlandson

Production date
1777-1827
Medium
pen and watercolour
Size (h x w)
120 x 76 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of James Tannock Mackelvie, 1885
Accession no
M1885/1/109
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Mother and Child (Jean and Anton Jones with Portrait of Fred Jones behind)
Mother and Child (Jean and Anton Jones with Portrait of Fred Jones behind)

Rita Angus

Production date
1942
Medium
watercolour
Size (h x w)
460 x 315 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2005
Accession no
2005/6
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Porch, Tukaki wharenui. Te Kaha-nui-a-tiki marae, Te Kaha. Local kuia and Ringatu Pou Paora Delamere with Haare Tahapehi. June 1973
Porch, Tukaki wharenui. Te Kaha-nui-a-tiki marae, Te Kaha. Local kuia and Ringat...

John Miller

Production date
2001
Medium
gelatin silver print toned with gold
Size (h x w)
479 x 483 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2001
Accession no
2001/29/2
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City Men
City Men

James Boswell

Production date
1938
Medium
lithograph
Size (h x w)
448 x 558 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the artist, 1940
Accession no
1940/3/8
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Scandal/Gossip
Scandal/Gossip

George Chance

Production date
1920
Medium
hand-coloured bromide
Size (h x w)
238 x 292 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1995
Accession no
1995/8
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Maid Of Athens Ere We Part
Maid Of Athens Ere We Part

Thomas Rowlandson

Production date
1777-1827
Medium
pen and watercolour
Size (h x w)
134 x 104 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of James Tannock Mackelvie, 1885
Accession no
M1885/1/112
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Four elements: Yellow and Dark
Four elements: Yellow and Dark

Milan Mrkusich

Production date
1968
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
2210 x 685 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Miss L D Gilmour, 1977
Accession no
1977/36/2
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Beggar man and beggar woman conversing
Beggar man and beggar woman conversing

Rembrandt van Rijn

Production date
1738-1780
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
80 x 56 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
M1885/28/2
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C’est comme moi, tout comme moi ! … C’est la garde nationale qu’a fait mon malheur … une nuit … en patrouille ... j’ai voulu rentrer chez moi ... alors … j’ai vu la chose, comme je vous vois… [It's like me, exactly like me! ... the National Guard is the cause for my misfortune ... one night ... on patrol ... I wanted to return to my house ... then ... I had seen the thing, just as I see you ...]
C’est comme moi, tout comme moi ! … C’est la garde nationale qu’a fait mon malhe...

Honoré Daumier

Production date
28 Jan 1838
Medium
lithograph
Size (h x w)
195 x 278 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1981
Accession no
1981/50/14/1
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Tukaki wharenui, Te Kaha-nui-a-tiki marae, Te Kaha. Ringatu Pou Paora Delamere and Elizabeth Irihapeti Murchie. June 1973
Tukaki wharenui, Te Kaha-nui-a-tiki marae, Te Kaha. Ringatu Pou Paora Delamere a...

John Miller

Production date
2001
Medium
gelatin silver print toned with gold
Size (h x w)
479 x 483 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2001
Accession no
2001/29/6
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Jesus in the Temple
Jesus in the Temple

Crispin van den Broeck

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
M1885/86/37
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Signal Station, Devonport
Signal Station, Devonport

Edward Payton

Production date
1893
Medium
watercolour
Size (h x w)
282 x 380 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Old Colonist's Museum, 1924
Accession no
1924/3/3
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