View Exhibition
Beginnings: Auckland Art Gallery 1888–1938
Beginnings: Auckland Art Gallery 1888–1938

Free entry

Beginnings: Auckland Art Gallery 1888–1938

Free entry

View Exhibition
From Andy: Gifted to the Archive
From Andy: Gifted to the Archive

Free entry

From Andy: Gifted to the Archive

Free entry

View Exhibition
Bauhaus Photography
Bauhaus Photography

Bauhaus Photography

View Exhibition
The Subject in the Land
The Subject in the Land

The Subject in the Land

View Exhibition
X Marks the Spot: Histories Negotiated
X Marks the Spot: Histories Negotiated

Free entry

X Marks the Spot: Histories Negotiated

Free entry

View Exhibition
Te Hei Tiki
Te Hei Tiki

$5 - $7

Te Hei Tiki

$5 - $7

View Exhibition
The 3rd Auckland Triennial: turbulence
The 3rd Auckland Triennial: turbulence

Free entry

The 3rd Auckland Triennial: turbulence

Free entry

View Exhibition
Notes on rest
Notes on rest

Free entry

Notes on rest

Free entry

View Exhibition
Fifty Years of Modern Masters in Auckland
Fifty Years of Modern Masters in Auckland

Free entry

Fifty Years of Modern Masters in Auckland

Free entry

View Exhibition
Taste: Food and Feasting in Art
Taste: Food and Feasting in Art

$5 - $7

Taste: Food and Feasting in Art

$5 - $7

View Exhibition
Alicia Frankovich | AQI2020
Alicia Frankovich | AQI2020

Alicia Frankovich | AQI2020

View Exhibition
Handboek: Ans Westra Photographs
Handboek: Ans Westra Photographs

Free entry

Handboek: Ans Westra Photographs

Free entry

View Exhibition
CULTURAL ID; Marae, Maunga, Motu
CULTURAL ID; Marae, Maunga, Motu

FREE

CULTURAL ID; Marae, Maunga, Motu

FREE

View Exhibition
The Walters Prize 2014
The Walters Prize 2014

Free entry

The Walters Prize 2014

Free entry

View Exhibition
Mystic Truths
Mystic Truths

Free entry

Mystic Truths

Free entry

View Exhibition
Frances Hodgkins: European Journeys
Frances Hodgkins: European Journeys

$14, Members and Children 12 & under FREE Book now

Frances Hodgkins: European Journeys

$14, Members and Children 12 & under FREE Book now

View Event
Ingetje Tadros: This is My Country
Ingetje Tadros: This is My Country

3.30pm

Free

Auckland Festival of Photography presents an illustrated talk by Ingetje Tadros (Western Australia). Ingetje discusses her award-winning ongoing and important work, This Is My Country which documents the complexities of race and culture of Australia’s indigenous people.

View Event
Alejandro Chaskielberg: Talking Culture
Alejandro Chaskielberg: Talking Culture

1.30pm

Auckland Festival of Photography presents an illustrated talk by Alejandro Chaskielberg, an independent photographer, videographer and teacher who has established a worldwide reputation for his innovative vision and sensibility that crosses the boundaries between document and art.

View Event
Lygia Clark films
Lygia Clark films

3pm

Free

Short documentary produced on the occassion of the 2014 MoMA retrospective Lygia Clark: The Abandonment of Art, 1948–1988​.

Lygia Clark films

3pm

Free

View Event
Strike a Pose fashion films: Dries
Strike a Pose fashion films: Dries

2.30–5pm

Members $10, Non-Members $25 Buy tickets

Dries offers an insight into the life, mind and creative heart of acclaimed Belgian master designer Dries van Noten who, for more than 25 years, has remained independent in a landscape of fashion consolidation and globalisation. 

Strike a Pose fashion films: Dries

2.30–5pm

Members $10, Non-Members $25 Buy tickets

View Event
BWB Winter Talk Series: He Whakaputanga and Te Tiriti o Waitangi
BWB Winter Talk Series: He Whakaputanga and Te Tiriti o Waitangi

3pm

Free

He Whakaputanga/The Declaration of Independence, signed between 1835 and 1839, was a  powerful assertion of mana and rangatiratanga. It was followed in 1840 by Te Tiriti o Waitangi/the Treaty of Waitangi, signed in 1840 by 540 rangatira around the country. Talking with Mihingarangi Forbes, Dr Aroha Harris, Dame Claudia Orange and Morgan Godfery discuss the significance of these two New Zealand documents – and the people who signed them.

View Event
Artist's talk: Michael Hall
Artist's talk: Michael Hall

3pm

Free

Michael Hall's work focuses specifically on exploring the human impact on the environment. He is currently undertaking an extensive project to document the causes and effects of our changing climate as personal exploration and to improve ecological awareness around the world. 

View Event
Penelope Jackson: Art Crimes
Penelope Jackson: Art Crimes

10.15am

$25 Buy tickets

Homegrown art crime is the subject of Penelope Jackson’s book Art Thieves, Fakes and Fraudsters: The New Zealand Story. Documenting over 100 years of bad behaviour – from a nicked nude to an international court battle that saw works taken during WWII repatriated to Italy, and Goldie homages in between – Jackson exposes the underbelly of the arty kind.

View Event
Florence: Days of Destruction (Per Firenze) 1966
Florence: Days of Destruction (Per Firenze) 1966

1pm

Free

Please join us for a one-off screening of Florence: Days of Destruction, Franco Zeffirelli’s rare documentary of devastation to the city of Florence and the art and cultural history in its museums, archives, and churches.

View Event
German documentary films
German documentary films

12pm

Free

To celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the DEFA (Deutsche Film-AG) Studio in East Germany, the Goethe-Institut New Zealand presents in its Winter Film Series at the Auckland Art Gallery a film programme highlighting different themes and genres that were important to the DEFA.

German documentary films

12pm

Free

View Event
Strike a Pose fashion films: Bill Cunningham New York
Strike a Pose fashion films: Bill Cunningham New York

2.30–5pm

Members $10, Non-Members $25 Buy tickets

Join us for a series of film screenings about the fascinating fashion industry introduced by fashion expert Angela Lassig, who puts modern-day haute couture and street apparel into historic perspective.

Strike a Pose fashion films: Bill Cunningham New York

2.30–5pm

Members $10, Non-Members $25 Buy tickets

View Event
Night Will Fall (2014)
Night Will Fall (2014)

2pm

$5 Book now

Not only is Night Will Fall an imprtant document but it is also unique in having Alfred Hitchcock and producer Sidney Bernstein collaborate on what may be the only documentary Hitchcock was involved in.

View Event
After hours talk: Morehshin Allahyari on Material Speculation
After hours talk: Morehshin Allahyari on Material Speculation

6pm

Free

Material Speculation is a digital fabrication and 3D printing project by Morehshin Allahyari that inspects Petropolitical and poetic relationships between 3D printing, plastic, oil, technocapitalism and Jihad.

 

View Event
Biennale Archive Stories #4: Mami Kataoka with Rhana Devenport: An Open Interview with Lisa Reihana, John Reynolds and Peter Robinson
Biennale Archive Stories #4: Mami Kataoka with Rhana Devenport: An Open Intervie...

6pm

Free

As part of the Biennale of Sydney’s investigation into their Archive, 21st Biennale Artistic Director Mami Kataoka and Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki Director Rhana Devenport co-moderate a conversation with three New Zealand artists whose contributions to Biennale of Sydney editions in 1998, 2000, 2006 and 2012 remain in our memories.

Artworks

View Artwork

Not on display

Partridge's Belgian Relief Fund Documents
Partridge's Belgian Relief Fund Documents

Valerie Hill

Production date
1915
Medium
Leather bound paper illustrated letter and paper bank cheque copy
Size (h x w)
0.24m
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Valerie Hill, 2009
Accession no
RC2009/5
View Artwork

Not on display

Locating the water-table prior to the seasonal re-positioning of the plimsoll line
Locating the water-table prior to the seasonal re-positioning of the plimsoll li...

Boyd Webb

Production date
Unknown
Medium
monochromatic photograph
Size (h x w)
362 x 286 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1976
Accession no
1976/32/1/1
View Artwork

Not on display

Dedicace a Laurent de Medicis
Dedicace a Laurent de Medicis

Jacques Callot

Production date
1621
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
56 x 82 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/2/34
View Artwork

Not on display

Script for "Preview"
Script for "Preview"

Boyd Webb

Production date
1974
Medium
monochromatic photograph
Size (h x w)
354 x 244 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1976
Accession no
1976/32/1/4
View Artwork

Not on display

Most modern anti-fouling preparations for use below the waterline ...
Most modern anti-fouling preparations for use below the waterline ...

Boyd Webb

Production date
Unknown
Medium
monochromatic photograph
Size (h x w)
495 x 374 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1976
Accession no
1976/32/1/2
View Artwork

Not on display

A sheep carcase suspended above the water ...
A sheep carcase suspended above the water ...

Boyd Webb

Production date
1974
Medium
monochromatic photograph
Size (h x w)
490 x 353 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1976
Accession no
1976/32/1/3
View Artwork

Not on display

Dedicace a' Bottari, encadree des ornements ci-dessus (Dedication to Bottari)
Dedicace a' Bottari, encadree des ornements ci-dessus (Dedication to Bottari)

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Production date
1765
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
238 x 355 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/4/18
View Artwork

Not on display

Dedicazione a Giovanni Bottari (Dedication to Giovanni Bottari)
Dedicazione a Giovanni Bottari (Dedication to Giovanni Bottari)

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Production date
1748
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
235 x 360 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/4/17
View Artwork

Not on display

Grand escalier du Palais de justice, Vue de faces. [Main Staircase of the Palace of Justice. Front view.]
Grand escalier du Palais de justice, Vue de faces. [Main Staircase of the Palace...

Honoré Daumier

Production date
08 Feb 1838
Medium
lithograph
Size (h x w)
242 x 180 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the relatives of Mr T V Gulliver, 1939
Accession no
1939/4/68
View Artwork

Not on display

Portrait of J.T. Mackelvie, Esq
Portrait of J.T. Mackelvie, Esq

Louis John Steele

Production date
1892
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
1375 x 1057 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased by public subscription, 1893
Accession no
U/194
View Artwork

Not on display

A Viscount
A Viscount

Wenceslaus Hollar

Production date
1664
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
119 x 76 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M2001/32/38
View Artwork

Not on display

Dedication of Book of Etchings
Dedication of Book of Etchings

John Mortimer

Production date
1778
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
317 x 223 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1955
Accession no
1955/36/44
View Artwork

On display

A Vanitas Still Life
A Vanitas Still Life

Edwaert Collier

On display

Production date
Unknown
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
634 x 762 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Sir George Grey, 1887
Accession no
1887/1/8
View Artwork

Not on display

Giovanni Intra Archive
Giovanni Intra Archive

Giovanni Intra

Production date
Unknown
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, deposited by Barbara Intra
Accession no
RC2007/3
View Artwork

Not on display

An Earl
An Earl

Wenceslaus Hollar

Production date
1664
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
120 x 74 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M2001/32/35
View Artwork

Not on display

A Marquis
A Marquis

Wenceslaus Hollar

Production date
1641
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
120 x 80 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M2001/32/37
View Artwork

Not on display

PhotoForum Archive
PhotoForum Archive

Photo Forum Inc

Production date
1963-2014
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of PhotoForum Inc, 2017
Accession no
RC2017/3
View Artwork

Not on display

A Baron
A Baron

Wenceslaus Hollar

Production date
1664
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
119 x 81 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M2001/32/39
View Artwork

Not on display

Sold
Sold

Billy Apple®

Production date
1981
Medium
screenprint with inscription
Size (h x w)
765 x 570 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1981
Accession no
1981/55
View Artwork

Not on display

Princess Maria Luise of Naples and Sicily, Grand Duchess of Tuscany
Princess Maria Luise of Naples and Sicily, Grand Duchess of Tuscany

Carl Hermann Pfeiffer Josef Kreuzinger

Production date
circa 1790
Medium
stipple engraving
Size (h x w)
167 x 139 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the relatives of Mr T V Gulliver, 1939
Accession no
1939/4/44
View Artwork

Not on display

Bust of a Man Holding a Piece of Paper
Bust of a Man Holding a Piece of Paper

Jean-Pierre Norblin

Production date
1784
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
59 x 47 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Mr Wallace Alexander, 1940
Accession no
1940/4/50
View Artwork

Not on display

The Hon Daines Barrington
The Hon Daines Barrington

Charles Knight Joseph Slater

Production date
1795
Medium
stipple engraving
Size (h x w)
202 x 165 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
U/126
View Artwork

Not on display

Dedication of Twenty Etchings
Dedication of Twenty Etchings

Percy Thomas

Production date
1872
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
100 x 151 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Mrs Ada Chapman Taylor, 1930
Accession no
1930/4/19
View Artwork

Not on display

May Smith Archive
May Smith Archive

May Smith

Production date
Unknown
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of May Smith Estate, 1991
Accession no
RC2002/3
View Artwork

Not on display

A Duke
A Duke

Wenceslaus Hollar

Production date
1664
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
120 x 72 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M2001/32/36
View Artwork

Not on display

Sauvagesse de la Nouvelle Zelande [Savage Woman of New Zealand]
Sauvagesse de la Nouvelle Zelande [Savage Woman of New Zealand]

J Laroque Jacques Grasset de Saint-Sauveur

Production date
1796
Medium
etching, aquatint and watercolour
Size (h x w)
232 x 169 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, The Ilene and Laurence Dakin Bequest, purchased 1998
Accession no
1998/15/1
View Artwork

Not on display

Prince of Wales
Prince of Wales

Wenceslaus Hollar

Production date
1664
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
120 x 73 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M2001/32/34
View Artwork

Not on display

Frederick Ehrenfried Baume
Frederick Ehrenfried Baume

A Vyvyan Hunt

Production date
Unknown
Medium
watercolour
Size (h x w)
305 x 228 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1969
Accession no
1969/9/4
View Artwork

Not on display

Ikon Gallery Archive
Ikon Gallery Archive

Ikon Fine Arts Gallery Don Wood

Production date
1960-1965
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Estate of Don Wood, 2016
Accession no
RC2001/23
View Artwork

Not on display

A Fallen Idol
A Fallen Idol

John Collier

Production date
1913
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
1676 x 1371 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
M1921/1/11
View Artwork

Not on display

"Mines" - The Hon A J Cadman
"Mines" - The Hon A J Cadman

A Vyvyan Hunt

Production date
Unknown
Medium
watercolour and collage
Size (h x w)
344 x 215 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1969
Accession no
1969/9/20
View Artwork

Not on display

Dr Bakewell
Dr Bakewell

A Vyvyan Hunt

Production date
Unknown
Medium
watercolour
Size (h x w)
305 x 228 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1969
Accession no
1969/9/1
View Artwork

Not on display

Canterbury Cathedral, South Side
Canterbury Cathedral, South Side

Wenceslaus Hollar Thomas Johnson

Production date
1655
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
185 x 338 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/3/114
View Artwork

Not on display

Still Life
Still Life

Anthony Brown

Production date
1929
Medium
pencil and watercolour
Size (h x w)
280 x 380 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Lucy Carrington Wertheim, 1948
Accession no
1948/7/61
View Artwork

Not on display

The Blue Blouse
The Blue Blouse

Mina Arndt

Production date
circa 1915
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
902 x 705 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John and May Manoy, 1960
Accession no
1960/32
View Artwork

Not on display

Susan Cochrane Pacific Archive
Susan Cochrane Pacific Archive

Susan Cochrane

Production date
circa 1950-2019
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Susan Cochrane, 2019
Accession no
RC2020/2
View Archive
Auckland Art Gallery Archive
Auckland Art Gallery Archive
Production date
1893-2017
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
RC2015/5
View Archive
Giovanni Intra Archive
Giovanni Intra Archive
Production date
Unknown
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, deposited by Barbara Intra
Accession no
RC2007/3
View Archive
Ikon Gallery Archive
Ikon Gallery Archive
Production date
1960-1965
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Estate of Don Wood, 2016
Accession no
RC2001/23
View Archive
Jim Allen Archive
Jim Allen Archive
Production date
1937-2018
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Jim Allen, 2012
Accession no
RC2012/3
View Archive
Luc Peire Environment III, 1973 Scrapbook and Notebook
Luc Peire Environment III, 1973 Scrapbook and Notebook
Production date
1973
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
RC2004/1
View Archive
May Smith Archive
May Smith Archive
Production date
Unknown
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of May Smith Estate, 1991
Accession no
RC2002/3
View Archive
Michael Dunn Archive
Michael Dunn Archive
Production date
1906-2011
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Michael Dunn, 2014
Accession no
RC2014/2
View Archive
Partridge's Belgian Relief Fund Documents
Partridge's Belgian Relief Fund Documents
Production date
1915
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Valerie Hill, 2009
Accession no
RC2009/5
View Archive
PhotoForum Archive
PhotoForum Archive
Production date
1963-2014
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of PhotoForum Inc, 2017
Accession no
RC2017/3
View Archive
Susan Cochrane Pacific Archive
Susan Cochrane Pacific Archive
Production date
circa 1950-2019
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Susan Cochrane, 2019
Accession no
RC2020/2

Ideas

Articles

More