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Monster Field: Surreal by Nature
Monster Field: Surreal by Nature

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Monster Field: Surreal by Nature

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Victorian Auckland: Photographs by John Fields
Victorian Auckland: Photographs by John Fields

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Victorian Auckland: Photographs by John Fields

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Painting Nature
Painting Nature

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Painting Nature

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Seeking Modernity
Seeking Modernity

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Seeking Modernity

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The Walters Prize 2002
The Walters Prize 2002

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The Walters Prize 2002

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Window Work: Graham Fletcher
Window Work: Graham Fletcher

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Window Work: Graham Fletcher

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Doris Lusk: Acrade Awnings
Doris Lusk: Acrade Awnings

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Doris Lusk: Acrade Awnings

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Tate & Us
Tate & Us

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Tate & Us

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The Walters Prize 2008
The Walters Prize 2008

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The Walters Prize 2008

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Picturing History: Goldie to Cotton
Picturing History: Goldie to Cotton

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Picturing History: Goldie to Cotton

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The Walters Prize 2012
The Walters Prize 2012

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The Walters Prize 2012

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Agency and aesthetics: A symposium on the expanded field of photography
Agency and aesthetics: A symposium on the expanded field of photography

Free – registrations required Book now

This day-long symposium invites artists, writers, critics, academics and others to reflect on the work that photographs can do today and the changing significance of the image as a social or cultural representation.

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'Switching Up – Painting Exploration' for 5 Year Olds
'Switching Up – Painting Exploration' for 5 Year Olds

10.30am–12.30pm

$18 Book now

Rocks of purple, pink and orange, fields of purple, mustard and pink. Vibrating triangles of white and black, and the arch of a brushstroke in orange and yellow. These descriptions of works in the exhibition Game Changers: International Modernism will help our 5-year-old participants explore their own painting experiments.

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'Switching Up – Painting Exploration' for 5 Year Olds
'Switching Up – Painting Exploration' for 5 Year Olds

10.30am–12.30pm

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Rocks of purple, pink and orange, fields of purple, mustard and pink. Vibrating triangles of white and black, and the arch of a brushstroke in orange and yellow. These descriptions of works in the exhibition Game Changers: International Modernism will help our 5-year-old participants explore their own painting experiments.  

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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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Futuna Lecture Series 2017: Sarah Kenderdine
Futuna Lecture Series 2017: Sarah Kenderdine

6.30pm

$30 + booking fee Buy tickets

Professor Sarah Kenderdine will present a lecture that covers her research and practice which sits in the forefront of interactive and immersive experiences for galleries, libraries, archives and museums

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Jenny Haworth: Recording The War
Jenny Haworth: Recording The War

10.15am

$12.50 – $25 Buy tickets

In a follow-up to The Art of War: New Zealand War Artists in the Field 1939-1945, author and publisher Jenny Haworth has launched Behind The Twisted Wire. In it she draws together the stories and paintings of professional and amateur artists who recorded their often grim experiences during World War I.

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Ève Chabanon - From Anti Social Social Club to The Surplus
Ève Chabanon - From Anti Social Social Club to The Surplus

6–7pm

Don’t miss this one-off opportunity to join the 2019 Te Whare Hēra international artist in residence, Ève Chabanon for an engaging and illustrated introduction to her current and past projects.

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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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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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French Language Weekend: Children's short films
French Language Weekend: Children's short films

12pm

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.

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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

Artworks

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Cray Fields
Cray Fields

Graham Sutherland

Production date
1925?
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
115 x 124 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1952
Accession no
1952/4/4
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Lightning Fields 220
Lightning Fields 220

Hiroshi Sugimoto

Production date
2009
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
1825 x 1525 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Auckland Contemporary Art Trust, 2015
Accession no
2015/8/1
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Tobacco Fields, Pangatotara, Nelson
Tobacco Fields, Pangatotara, Nelson

Doris Lusk

Production date
1943
Medium
oil on cardboard
Size (h x w)
457 x 533 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Colin McCahon, 1966
Accession no
1966/16/1
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Landscape with river, fields and hills
Landscape with river, fields and hills

Lucretia Johnson

Production date
Unknown
Medium
watercolour
Size (h x w)
163 x 248 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
U/120
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John Allen, Rangitoto, Auckland
John Allen, Rangitoto, Auckland

John Fields

Production date
1974
Medium
gelatin silver print, toned with selenium
Size (h x w)
193 x 120 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2009
Accession no
2009/4
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(Wiring)
(Wiring)

John Fields

Production date
circa 1970
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
252 x 205 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with support from John B Turner 2017
Accession no
2016/26/38
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(Boots)
(Boots)

John Fields

Production date
circa 1970
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
252 x 205 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with support from John B Turner 2017
Accession no
2016/26/45
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(Two Figures)
(Two Figures)

John Fields

Production date
circa 1970
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
252 x 205 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with support from John B Turner 2017
Accession no
2016/26/48
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Quality Used Cars, New North Road, Auckland
Quality Used Cars, New North Road, Auckland

John Fields

Production date
1969
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
252 x 205 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with support from John B Turner 2017
Accession no
2016/26/22
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Agapanthus, Sandringham, Auckland 1969
Agapanthus, Sandringham, Auckland 1969

John Fields

Production date
1969
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
252 x 205 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with support from John B Turner 2017
Accession no
2016/26/29
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Bus, Auckland
Bus, Auckland

John Fields

Production date
1972
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
252 x 205 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with support from John B Turner 2017
Accession no
2016/26/44
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Courthouse, Portico
Courthouse, Portico

John Fields

Production date
1971-1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
173 x 241 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/10
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Freemason's Hall, Princes Street
Freemason's Hall, Princes Street

John Fields

Production date
1971-1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
200 x 137 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/15
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Doorway, 29 Princes Street
Doorway, 29 Princes Street

John Fields

Production date
1971-1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
131 x 204 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/17
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Barracks Wall, Alfred Street
Barracks Wall, Alfred Street

John Fields

Production date
1971-1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
128 x 203 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/19
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Highwic, door knocker
Highwic, door knocker

John Fields

Production date
circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
187 x 245 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/2
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The Massey House, Massey Road, Mangere
The Massey House, Massey Road, Mangere

John Fields

Production date
1971-1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
134 x 201 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/20
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Star Hotel, Albert Street
Star Hotel, Albert Street

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
202 x 136 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/28
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Untitled (Door Latch)
Untitled (Door Latch)

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
200 x 122 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/3
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Former Fire Station, Saint Mary's Road, Ponsonby
Former Fire Station, Saint Mary's Road, Ponsonby

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
136 x 200 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/31
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House, 50 Ponsonby Road
House, 50 Ponsonby Road

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
184 x 187 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/33
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Ferndale
Ferndale

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
241 x 186 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/36
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Alberton
Alberton

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
242 x 170 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/38
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The Pah, Hillsborough Road, Mt Roskill
The Pah, Hillsborough Road, Mt Roskill

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
248 x 190 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/39
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Saint Mark's Church, Remuera
Saint Mark's Church, Remuera

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
130 x 202 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/45
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Selwyn Court
Selwyn Court

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
180 x 246 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/50
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Selwyn Court
Selwyn Court

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
186 x 244 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/51
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Hulme Court
Hulme Court

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
134 x 192 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/56
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House, 66 Saint Georges Bay Road, Parnell
House, 66 Saint Georges Bay Road, Parnell

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
133 x 198 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/57
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Mangere Central Presbyterian Church, Wallace Road
Mangere Central Presbyterian Church, Wallace Road

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
200 x 150 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/64
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The Clark House, Hobsonville
The Clark House, Hobsonville

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
200 x 138 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/68
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The Clark House, Hobsonville
The Clark House, Hobsonville

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
191 x 235 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/70
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House, 9 Mays Street, Devonport
House, 9 Mays Street, Devonport

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
160 x 144 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/71
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Te Kiteroa, Killarney Street, Takapuna
Te Kiteroa, Killarney Street, Takapuna

John Fields

Production date
Unknown
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
240 x 188 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/72
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Courthouse, Waterloo Quadrant
Courthouse, Waterloo Quadrant

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
240 x 160 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/9
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Demolitions, Shortland Street
Demolitions, Shortland Street

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
183 x 247 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/53/16
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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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