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Ann Shelton: Dark Matter
Ann Shelton: Dark Matter

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Ann Shelton: Dark Matter

Free entry

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Panel discussion: Exhibiting art for the now
Panel discussion: Exhibiting art for the now

6pm

Free

This is the first in a series of public forums over 2016 organised by Auckland Art Gallery to aid dialogue on topical questions for contemporary art and culture. 

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Panel discussion: Art across the South
Panel discussion: Art across the South

2pm

Free

This is the second in a series of public forums over 2016 organised by Auckland Art Gallery to aid dialogue on topical questions for contemporary art and culture.

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Mackelvie Society Lectures: Ben Nicholson, Piet Mondrian and the quest for precision
Mackelvie Society Lectures: Ben Nicholson, Piet Mondrian and the quest for preci...

7.30 – 8.30pm

Free, Gallery and Mackelvie Society Members only

Join Senior Curator of International Art, Dr Sophie Matthiesson as she reconstructs the artistic dialogue between Dutch abstract painter, Piet Mondrian and his younger British colleague, Ben Nicholson. Their relationship flourished in north London in late 1938, when the two friends worked side by side in neighbouring studios as the clouds of World War II gathered. Gallery and Mackelvie Society Members only. 

Mackelvie Society Lectures: Ben Nicholson, Piet Mondrian and the quest for preci...

7.30 – 8.30pm

Free, Gallery and Mackelvie Society Members only

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Toi Te Kupu: Whakaahuatanga
Toi Te Kupu: Whakaahuatanga

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A major new wānanga toi Māori, Toi Te Kupu: Whakaahuatanga is to be held in Tāmaki Makaurau to coincide with this winter’s Matariki.

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Children's short film programme
Children's short film programme

11am and 1pm

Free

In conjunction with Alliance Française Auckland we are pleased to screen a compilation of short films courtesy of the Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival – the world's leading film festival dedicated to short films.

Children's short film programme

11am and 1pm

Free

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Young Members | Kindred Spirits
Young Members | Kindred Spirits

6—7.30pm

Members $12, Non-Members $15 Book now

Venture into Sione Monū and Manuha’apai Vaeatangitau’s sparkling, futuristic world of Kindred: A Leitī Chronicle with an exclusive artists’ kōrero this July.

Sione and Manu will be joined by artist Edith Amituanai, exploring the many threads which come together to form Kindred: A Leitī Chronicle. The kōrero will cover the background and process behind Kindred, as well as the brand-new Members tote bag which features original work from the artists created exclusively for you, our Members. Light refreshments will be available before and after the talk, courtesy of Almighty Drinks.

Young Members | Kindred Spirits

6—7.30pm

Members $12, Non-Members $15 Book now

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Lecture Series: A Sweeping Survey of European Art History
Lecture Series: A Sweeping Survey of European Art History

10.30—11.30am and 6:15pm – 7:15pm

Early Bird Member series: $90.00(+ booking fees) Available until 1 Jun Members series: $105.00 (+ booking fees) Available 1 Jun Buy tickets

Lecture Series: A Sweeping Survey of European Art History

10.30—11.30am and 6:15pm – 7:15pm

Early Bird Member series: $90.00(+ booking fees) Available until 1 Jun Members series: $105.00 (+ booking fees) Available 1 Jun Buy tickets

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It was a long time ago - the ship passed through our power beam
It was a long time ago - the ship passed through our power beam

Noel Cook

Production date
circa 1966
Medium
pen, ink
Size (h x w)
742 x 385 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1979
Accession no
1979/57/5
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