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Art & the 60's from Tate Britain
Art & the 60's from Tate Britain

Free entry

Art & the 60's from Tate Britain

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James Oram: Limited Time
James Oram: Limited Time

Free entry

James Oram: Limited Time

Free entry

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Uncanny Country
Uncanny Country

Uncanny Country

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Window Work: Pump by Gary Freemantle
Window Work: Pump by Gary Freemantle

Free entry

Window Work: Pump by Gary Freemantle

Free entry

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Mladen Bizumic: Kodachrome Presents
Mladen Bizumic: Kodachrome Presents

Free entry

Mladen Bizumic: Kodachrome Presents

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McCahon's Visible Mysteries
McCahon's Visible Mysteries

Free entry

McCahon's Visible Mysteries

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The Walters Prize 2008
The Walters Prize 2008

Free entry

The Walters Prize 2008

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Mystic Truths
Mystic Truths

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Mystic Truths

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The Body Reborn
The Body Reborn

The Body Reborn

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British and French Modernism
British and French Modernism

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British and French Modernism

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Manifesto
Manifesto

$12.50 – $28, Members and Children 12 & under FREE Buy tickets

Manifesto

$12.50 – $28, Members and Children 12 & under FREE Buy tickets

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The Walters Prize 2018
The Walters Prize 2018

The Walters Prize 2018

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Gordon Walters: New Vision
Gordon Walters: New Vision

Gordon Walters: New Vision

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Space to Dream: Recent Art from South America
Space to Dream: Recent Art from South America

$10 – $15, Members and Children 12 and under FREE

Space to Dream: Recent Art from South America

$10 – $15, Members and Children 12 and under FREE

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Sign Language taster workshop
Sign Language taster workshop

11am

Free

Presented by Deaf Aotearoa in celebration of New Zealand Sign Language Week, join in this 45-minute workshop that will introduce you to NZSL.

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Sign Language taster workshop
Sign Language taster workshop

11am

Free

Presented by Deaf Aotearoa in celebration of New Zealand Sign Language Week, join in this 45-minute workshop that will introduce you to NZSL.

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Sign Language-interpreted Gallery tour
Sign Language-interpreted Gallery tour

11.30am

Free

Join one of our knowledgeable volunteer guides for a free introduction to the art and architecture of the Gallery.

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Italian Language Weekend family drop-in
Italian Language Weekend family drop-in

1–3pm

Free

Create art together with the whole family during these free sessions inspired by exhibitions currently on display. Join us any time between 1–3pm and stay for as long – or as short – as you want.

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Sign Language-interpreted Gallery tour
Sign Language-interpreted Gallery tour

11.30am

Free

Join our knowledgeable volunteer guides for a NZSL-interpreted introduction to the art and architecture of the Gallery.

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Sign Language-interpreted Gallery tour
Sign Language-interpreted Gallery tour

11.30am

Free

Join our knowledgeable volunteer guides for a NZSL-interpreted introduction to the art and architecture of the Gallery. 

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French Language Weekend family drop-in
French Language Weekend family drop-in

1 – 3pm

Free

Create art together with the whole family during these free sessions inspired by exhibitions currently on display. Join us any time between 1–3pm and stay for as long – or as short – as you want.

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Italian Language Weekend: Art bites
Italian Language Weekend: Art bites

1pm

Exhibition entry fee applies

A series of short talks giving you an insight into the art, music, culture and family life of the Renaissance and Baroque periods.

Italian Language Weekend: Art bites

1pm

Exhibition entry fee applies

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Italian Language Weekend: Coffee in Italian
Italian Language Weekend: Coffee in Italian

2.30pm

Free

Learn how to make a good coffee and how to order a real espresso in Italian – in collaboration with Segafredo Zanetti.

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Tongan Language Week family drop-in
Tongan Language Week family drop-in

1–3pm

Free

Create art together with the whole family during these free sessions inspired by exhibitions currently on display. Join us any time between 1–3pm and stay for as long – or as short – as you want.

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French Language Weekend family drop-in
French Language Weekend family drop-in

1–3pm

Free

Create art together with the whole family during these free sessions inspired by exhibitions currently on display. Join us any time between 1–3pm and stay for as long – or as short – as you want.

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Italian Language Weekend: animated short film screening
Italian Language Weekend: animated short film screening

12pm

Free

Enjoy some award-winning Italian short animated films courtesy of the Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia Piemonte.

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Italian Language Weekend: Colazione at Mojo Café
Italian Language Weekend: Colazione at Mojo Café

10am – 12pm

Join us for a chat over coffee or breakfast and to try out your Italian with the teachers from the Dante Alighieri Society.

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Italian Language Weekend: animated short film screening
Italian Language Weekend: animated short film screening

3pm

Free

Enjoy some award-winning Italian short animated films courtesy of the Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia Piemonte.

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French Language Weekend: Short films
French Language Weekend: Short films

3.30pm

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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Italian Language Weekend: Tours of The Corsini Collection
Italian Language Weekend: Tours of The Corsini Collection

11am and 12pm

Exhibition entry fee applies

Join Gallery Volunteer Guides and Dante Alighieri students Annemarie Hay and Helen Clark for tour of The Corsini Collection: A Window on Renaissance Florence​.

Italian Language Weekend: Tours of The Corsini Collection

11am and 12pm

Exhibition entry fee applies

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Mother's Milk: Writers in first language and translation
Mother's Milk: Writers in first language and translation

12pm

Free

Join us for the return of Writers Lounge – a series of engaging discussions and conversations between writers and social commentators in our auditorium.

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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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Italian Language Weekend: Alfa Romeo classic car display
Italian Language Weekend: Alfa Romeo classic car display

10am – 4pm

Free

Enjoy a selection of late model designs care of Alfa Romeo Owners Club of New Zealand and Winger Alfa Romeo

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Studio workshop for adults in NZSL
Studio workshop for adults in NZSL

12.30–3.30pm

Free – registrations required Book now

Join artist and educator Rachel Coppage as we explore artwork and ideas from the exhibition Extra Ordinary Everyday and experiment with materials in the studio to create your own works. This workshop will be delivered in New Zealand Sign Language (NZSL) only. 

Studio workshop for adults in NZSL

12.30–3.30pm

Free – registrations required Book now

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Studio workshop for kids in NZSL
Studio workshop for kids in NZSL

10.30am – 12.30pm

Free – registrations required Book now

Join artist and educator Rachel Coppage as we explore artwork and ideas from the exhibition Te Wā Tōiri: Fluid Horizons and experiment with materials in the studio to create your own works. 

Studio workshop for kids in NZSL

10.30am – 12.30pm

Free – registrations required Book now

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NZSL-interpreted Gallery tour
NZSL-interpreted Gallery tour

11.30am

Free

Join one of our knowledgeable volunteer guides for a free introduction to the art and architecture of the Gallery. 

This tour will be interpreted in New Zealand Sign Language.

Watch an NZSL video which introduces these free tours.

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NZSL-interpreted Gallery tour
NZSL-interpreted Gallery tour

11.30am

Free

Join one of our knowledgeable volunteer guides for a free introduction to the art and architecture of the Gallery.

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Photography workshop with Simon Devitt
Photography workshop with Simon Devitt

11am–3.30pm

$150 for Members, $200 non-Members Book now

Photographer, lecturer and award-winning publisher Simon Devitt is on a mission: teaching you how to make your daily snaps more interesting. Through playful exercises in and around Auckland Art Gallery you will discover new perspectives and make a start with creating or further developing your own visual language.

Photography workshop with Simon Devitt

11am–3.30pm

$150 for Members, $200 non-Members Book now

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Curator's talk with Nigel Borell - NZSL interpreted
Curator's talk with Nigel Borell - NZSL interpreted

1pm

Free

Join the Gallery’s Curator, Māori Art, Nigel Borell for a talk on the new exhibition of New Zealand art Time: Connecting Past and Future.

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Curator's talk with Mary Kisler - NZSL interpreted
Curator's talk with Mary Kisler - NZSL interpreted

1pm

Free

Join the Gallery’s Senior Curator, Mackelvie Collection, International Art, Mary Kisler for a talk on the collection exhibition Grand Designs.

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Art making workshop in NZSL
Art making workshop in NZSL

2–4.30pm

$16 Book now

Join Deaf artist and educator Rachel Coppage as we explore artwork and ideas from the exhibition Extra Ordinary Everyday and experiment with materials in the studio to create your own works.

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Curator's talk with Ron Brownson - NZSL interpreted
Curator's talk with Ron Brownson - NZSL interpreted

1pm

Free

Join the Gallery’s Senior Curator, New Zealand and Pacific Art, Ron Brownson for a talk on the collection exhibition To All New Arrivals.

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Artist talk: Lee Mingwei – NZSL-interpreted
Artist talk: Lee Mingwei – NZSL-interpreted

10.30am

Exhibition entry fee applies

Join artist Lee Mingwei for an illustrated introduction to five of his recent projects – Money for ArtArtist as ResidentThrough Masters' EyesBodhi Tree Project and Guernica in Sand – followed by a meet and greet in the exhibition.

Artist talk: Lee Mingwei – NZSL-interpreted

10.30am

Exhibition entry fee applies

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Fragrance Design: The Four Seasons – Summer
Fragrance Design: The Four Seasons – Summer

10.30am–12.30pm

All four workshops from $825, one workshop from $215 Book now

Inspired by the seasons, Perfume Playground introduces a series of four intimate perfume design workshops.

Fragrance Design: The Four Seasons – Summer

10.30am–12.30pm

All four workshops from $825, one workshop from $215 Book now

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Fragrance Design: The Four Seasons – Autumn
Fragrance Design: The Four Seasons – Autumn

10.30am–12.30pm

All four workshops from $825, one workshop from $215 Book now

Inspired by the seasons, Perfume Playground introduces a series of four intimate perfume design workshops.

Fragrance Design: The Four Seasons – Autumn

10.30am–12.30pm

All four workshops from $825, one workshop from $215 Book now

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Fragrance Design: The Four Seasons – Winter
Fragrance Design: The Four Seasons – Winter

10.30am–12.30pm

All four workshops from $825, one workshop from $215 Book now

Inspired by the seasons, Perfume Playground introduces a series of four intimate perfume design workshops.

Fragrance Design: The Four Seasons – Winter

10.30am–12.30pm

All four workshops from $825, one workshop from $215 Book now

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Fragrance Design: The Four Seasons – Spring
Fragrance Design: The Four Seasons – Spring

10.30am–12.30pm

All four workshops from $825, one workshop from $215 Book now

Inspired by the seasons, Perfume Playground introduces a series of four intimate perfume design workshops.

Fragrance Design: The Four Seasons – Spring

10.30am–12.30pm

All four workshops from $825, one workshop from $215 Book now

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Art making workshop in NZSL
Art making workshop in NZSL

2–4.30pm

CANCELLED

Join Deaf artist and educator Rachel Coppage as we explore artwork and ideas from the exhibition Grand Designs and experiment with materials in the studio to create your own works.

Art making workshop in NZSL

2–4.30pm

CANCELLED

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Art making workshop in NZSL
Art making workshop in NZSL

2–4.30pm

CANCELLED

Join Deaf artist and educator Rachel Coppage as we explore artwork and ideas from the exhibition To All New Arrivals and experiment with materials in the studio to create your own works.

Art making workshop in NZSL

2–4.30pm

CANCELLED

Artworks

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Color as Language
Color as Language

Richard Tuttle

Production date
2004
Medium
mixed media, book
Size (h x w)
229 x 152 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2013
Accession no
C2013/1/35
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Nature is a Language
Nature is a Language

Patrick Reynolds

Production date
1989
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
297 x 292 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1997
Accession no
1997/3.1-2
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Death of an Old Language
Death of an Old Language

Giovanni Intra

Production date
1990
Medium
charcoal on paper
Size (h x w)
1060 x 750 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Jonathan and Mary Flaws, 2013
Accession no
2013/30/7
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Democratic Vistas
Democratic Vistas

John Reynolds

Production date
2011
Medium
reflective vinyl on aluminium
Size (h x w)
1200 x 800 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2012
Accession no
C2012/1/8.1-3
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Whakarongo ki te karanga
Whakarongo ki te karanga

Saffronn Te Ratana

Production date
2014
Medium
acrylic paint, fabric, wood, fibre, steel pins
Size (h x w)
3260 x 2460 x 1220 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Patrons of the Auckland Art Gallery, 2014
Accession no
2014/22.1-3
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Bird Street, Kowloon, Hong Kong, 10 June 1997
Bird Street, Kowloon, Hong Kong, 10 June 1997

Laurence Aberhart

Production date
1997
Medium
platinum print
Size (h x w)
254 x 201 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1998
Accession no
1998/27/2
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Negative Space (things I don't understand) 2
Negative Space (things I don't understand) 2

Richard Grayson

Production date
2000
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
1825 x 1372 x 35 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 2001
Accession no
C2001/1/30
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Facts about the Room
Facts about the Room

Mike Parr

Production date
1970
Medium
an imagined performance, stencilled lettering on wall 100 statements
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the artist, 2010
Accession no
2010/20/2
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The Canoe is in the bareaka
The Canoe is in the bareaka

Robin White

Production date
1983
Medium
woodblock
Size (h x w)
287 x 380 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1983
Accession no
1983/18/2
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Le Combat a la Barriere (Combat at the Barrier)
Le Combat a la Barriere (Combat at the Barrier)

Jacques Callot

Production date
1627
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
205 x 152 x 25 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn
Accession no
MU/424
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Whangai 3
Whangai 3

Arnold Manaaki Wilson

Production date
1984
Medium
wood
Size (h x w)
1960 x 240 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2014
Accession no
2014/27/3
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Whangai 1
Whangai 1

Arnold Manaaki Wilson

Production date
1984
Medium
wood
Size (h x w)
2400 x 240 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2014
Accession no
2014/27/1
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Whangai 2
Whangai 2

Arnold Manaaki Wilson

Production date
1984
Medium
wood
Size (h x w)
2230 x 240 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2014
Accession no
2014/27/2
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J'Accuse
J'Accuse

Stanley Palmer

Production date
1985
Medium
screenprint
Size (h x w)
592 x 838 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the artist, 1985
Accession no
1985/40
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The Maneaba
The Maneaba

Robin White

Production date
1983
Medium
woodblock
Size (h x w)
286 x 380 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1983
Accession no
1983/18/4
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Ritual and Formation
Ritual and Formation

Peter Robinson

Production date
2013
Medium
wool felt, aluminium rods
Size (h x w)
2600 x 9750 x 500 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki and Chartwell Collection, purchased 2013
Accession no
2013/23
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Grey's Avenue Synagogue 1967
Grey's Avenue Synagogue 1967

Marti Friedlander

Production date
2000
Medium
gelatin silver prints, toned with gold
Size (h x w)
478 x 323 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Marti Friedlander, with assistance from the Elise Mourant Bequest, 2001
Accession no
2000/28/143
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Flute Mask
Flute Mask

Unknown artist

Production date
Unknown
Medium
wood, pigment, feathers
Size (h x w)
970 x 390 x 110 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1988
Accession no
C1994/1/259
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Universe
Universe

Peter Robinson

Production date
2001
Medium
fibreglass, synthetic polymer paint
Size (h x w)
1350 x 1100 x 2000 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 2006
Accession no
C2006/1/15/2.1-3
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The Name of this girl is Florence
The Name of this girl is Florence

Robin White

Production date
1983
Medium
woodblock
Size (h x w)
290 x 380 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1983
Accession no
1983/18/6
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Ouroborus
Ouroborus

Mary-Louise Browne

Production date
1990
Medium
gold leaf on carrara marble
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Patrons of the Auckland Art Gallery, 1993
Accession no
1993/13
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Fighting Shield
Fighting Shield

Unknown artist

Production date
Unknown
Medium
wood, pigment
Size (h x w)
1050 x 460 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1988
Accession no
C1994/1/288
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Ned Kelly
Ned Kelly

Sidney Nolan

Production date
Unknown
Medium
lithograph
Size (h x w)
794 x 571 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1967
Accession no
1967/17/1
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Halle aux Chapeaux
Halle aux Chapeaux

Jules Cheret

Production date
1892
Medium
lithograph
Size (h x w)
506 x 385 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1980
Accession no
1980/35/3
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Auckland Domain 1982
Auckland Domain 1982

Marti Friedlander

Production date
2000
Medium
gelatin silver prints, toned with gold
Size (h x w)
323 x 480 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Marti Friedlander, with assistance from the Elise Mourant Bequest, 2001
Accession no
2000/28/59
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I am doing the washing in the bathroom
I am doing the washing in the bathroom

Robin White

Production date
1983
Medium
woodblock
Size (h x w)
290 x 380 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1983
Accession no
1983/18/3
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Michael is sleeping on the bed
Michael is sleeping on the bed

Robin White

Production date
1983
Medium
woodblock
Size (h x w)
287 x 380 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1983
Accession no
1983/18/5
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1A/1B
1A/1B

John Nixon

Production date
2009
Medium
enamel on MDF
Size (h x w)
450 x 600 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2010
Accession no
C2010/1/26/1.1-2
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Self-portrait with front of pe'a, Sentinel Road, Herne Bay
Self-portrait with front of pe'a, Sentinel Road, Herne Bay

Greg Semu

Production date
2012
Medium
digital print
Size (h x w)
700 x 510 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2012
Accession no
2012/12/2
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Self-portrait with side of pe'a, Sentinel Road, Herne Bay
Self-portrait with side of pe'a, Sentinel Road, Herne Bay

Greg Semu

Production date
2012
Medium
digital print
Size (h x w)
700 x 510 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2012
Accession no
2012/12/3
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Self-portrait with back of pe'a, Sentinel Road, Herne Bay
Self-portrait with back of pe'a, Sentinel Road, Herne Bay

Greg Semu

Production date
2012
Medium
digital print
Size (h x w)
700 x 510 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2012
Accession no
2012/12/1
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Man in a bus
Man in a bus

Alison Duff

Production date
1960
Medium
cement fondu and steel
Size (h x w)
785 x 1300 x 365 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the artist, 1981
Accession no
1981/46A
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Pastorale
Pastorale

Frances Hodgkins

Production date
circa 1929-circa 1930
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
960 x 835 x 85 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1982
Accession no
1982/46/4
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Cormar attacking the spirit of the water
Cormar attacking the spirit of the water

Alexander Runciman

Production date
1751-1785
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
75 x 128 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
M1885/16/1
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Povi 2001
Povi 2001

Michel Tuffery

Production date
2000
Medium
aluminium, plywood, tin, rivets, wheels, lights and polyurethane
Size (h x w)
1500 x 2000 x 800 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, commissioned 2000
Accession no
2000/27
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Secret
Secret

Annette Messager

Production date
2006
Medium
net, wire
Size (h x w)
1600 x 2800 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2007
Accession no
2007/34.1-6
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