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Happy Birthday to New
Happy Birthday to New

$5 - $7

Happy Birthday to New

$5 - $7

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Love, Longing, Loss
Love, Longing, Loss

Love, Longing, Loss

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Kinder's Presence
Kinder's Presence

Free entry

Kinder's Presence

Free entry

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X Marks the Spot: Histories Negotiated
X Marks the Spot: Histories Negotiated

Free entry

X Marks the Spot: Histories Negotiated

Free entry

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The Us in I
The Us in I

Free entry

The Us in I

Free entry

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Binney – Forty Years On
Binney – Forty Years On

$5 – $7

Binney – Forty Years On

$5 – $7

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Lisa Reihana: in Pursuit of Venus [infected]
Lisa Reihana: in Pursuit of Venus [infected]

Free entry

Lisa Reihana: in Pursuit of Venus [infected]

Free entry

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Jonathan Jones: untitled (sum of the parts)
Jonathan Jones: untitled (sum of the parts)

Free entry

Jonathan Jones: untitled (sum of the parts)

Free entry

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Fall Of Water, Fall Of Light
Fall Of Water, Fall Of Light

Fall Of Water, Fall Of Light

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Doris Lusk: Acrade Awnings
Doris Lusk: Acrade Awnings

Free entry

Doris Lusk: Acrade Awnings

Free entry

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Mladen Bizumic: Kodachrome Presents
Mladen Bizumic: Kodachrome Presents

Free entry

Mladen Bizumic: Kodachrome Presents

Free entry

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The Wake: A Poem in the Forest
The Wake: A Poem in the Forest

The Wake: A Poem in the Forest

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FLAUNT: Art/Fashion/Culture
FLAUNT: Art/Fashion/Culture

Adult: $7, Concession: $5, Children Under 12: Free, Friends of the Gallery: $4, Free entry on Mondays

FLAUNT: Art/Fashion/Culture

Adult: $7, Concession: $5, Children Under 12: Free, Friends of the Gallery: $4, Free entry on Mondays

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

Free entry

Monster Field: Surreal by Nature

Free entry

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Flight Plan
Flight Plan

Flight Plan

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The Walters Prize 2012
The Walters Prize 2012

Free entry

The Walters Prize 2012

Free entry

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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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Civilisation, Photography, Now
Civilisation, Photography, Now

Civilisation, Photography, Now

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The Walters Prize 2008
The Walters Prize 2008

Free entry

The Walters Prize 2008

Free entry

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The Walters Prize 2016
The Walters Prize 2016

Free entry

The Walters Prize 2016

Free entry

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Mark Stocker: Rodin exposed
Mark Stocker: Rodin exposed

1pm

Free

Join Dr Mark Stocker, Curator, Historical International Art, Te Papa Tongarewa, and noted commentator on Rodin, who will peel back the layers of The Kiss and other artworks by revealing the stories behind the man and his masterpieces.

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'Journeys into Paint' for 6–8 year olds
'Journeys into Paint' for 6–8 year olds

10.30am–12.30pm

SOLD OUT

This workshop is inspired by collection exhibition To All New Arrivals which features artworks by which features artworks by Christine Hellyar, John Vea John Pule, Mark Adams and more.

'Journeys into Paint' for 6–8 year olds

10.30am–12.30pm

SOLD OUT

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'Journeys into Paint' for 6–8 year olds
'Journeys into Paint' for 6–8 year olds

10.30am–12.30pm

SOLD OUT

This workshop is inspired by collection exhibition To All New Arrivals which features artworks by which features artworks by Christine Hellyar, John Vea John Pule, Mark Adams and more. 

'Journeys into Paint' for 6–8 year olds

10.30am–12.30pm

SOLD OUT

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Whānau Drop-in | Bling Bling Toi Marama
Whānau Drop-in | Bling Bling Toi Marama

11am–3pm

FREE

Bling Bling Toi Marama by Ākau celebrates the rising of Puanga and Matariki – marking the Māori New Year with a community light festival running over four nights on the main street of Kaikohe.

Whānau Drop-in | Bling Bling Toi Marama

11am–3pm

FREE

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'Newsflash: Printing Your Own' for 6–8 Year Olds
'Newsflash: Printing Your Own' for 6–8 Year Olds

10.30am–12.30pm

SOLD OUT

Taking inspiration from the exhibitions History Sees Division and X Marks the Spot: Histories Negotiated, participants will explore various print-making techniques to produce their own ‘news’ images inspired by the world they see.

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Colin McCahon: Drawing to a Close
Colin McCahon: Drawing to a Close

2–3pm

On the final weekend of A Place to Paint: Colin McCahon in Auckland, exhibition curator Ron Brownson will join artist Emily Karaka for a conversation to mark the closing of this celebrated exhibition with Andy Leleisi’uao in support.

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Pollywood Film Festival 2015
Pollywood Film Festival 2015

2pm

$12 Book now

Pollywood132015 marks 13 years showcasing Pasifika Film. Curated by Pollywood Director, Craig Fasi, the festival presents a selection of short films from New Zealand and across the Pacific.

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Futuna: Life of a Building
Futuna: Life of a Building

3pm

Free

Join us for talks by artist Jim Allen, architects Nick Bevin, Marshall Cook, Nicholas Stevens, Christina van Bohemen and poet/curator Greg O’Brien to mark the publication of a book on the late John Scott’s modernist design.

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Pollywood Film Festival 2015
Pollywood Film Festival 2015

6pm

$12 Book now

Pollywood132015 marks 13 years showcasing Pasifika Film. Curated by Pollywood Director, Craig Fasi, the festival presents a selection of short films from New Zealand and across the Pacific.

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'Newsflash: Printing Your Own' for 6–8 Year Olds
'Newsflash: Printing Your Own' for 6–8 Year Olds

10.30am–12.30pm

SOLD OUT

Taking inspiration from the exhibitions History Sees Division and X Marks the Spot: Histories Negotiated, participants will explore various print-making techniques to produce their own ‘news’ images inspired by the world they see.

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CANCELLED Guest talk: Tate conservator Bronwyn Ormsby
CANCELLED Guest talk: Tate conservator Bronwyn Ormsby

7–8pm

Gallery and NZCCM Members $15, Students $10, Standard $20 Book now

CANCELLED Guest talk: Tate conservator Bronwyn Ormsby

7–8pm

Gallery and NZCCM Members $15, Students $10, Standard $20 Book now

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SOLD OUT Gig: Guerrilla Girls at Auckland Art Gallery
SOLD OUT Gig: Guerrilla Girls at Auckland Art Gallery

6–7.30pm

$45 + fees General Admission, $35 + fees AAG Members, $35 +fees Concession (Community Services Card holders, Seniors, Students with ID.) All tickets include entry to the Gig and to Art After Hours. Book now

We are thrilled to present an exclusive appearance by ‘Frida Kahlo’, one of the founding Guerrilla Girls, to mark the closing weeks of our current exhibition, Guerrilla Girls: Reinventing the ‘F’ Word – Feminism! 

SOLD OUT Gig: Guerrilla Girls at Auckland Art Gallery

6–7.30pm

$45 + fees General Admission, $35 + fees AAG Members, $35 +fees Concession (Community Services Card holders, Seniors, Students with ID.) All tickets include entry to the Gig and to Art After Hours. Book now

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'What Can We Take With Us' for 6–8 year olds
'What Can We Take With Us' for 6–8 year olds

10.30am–12.30pm

SOLD OUT

Participants in this workshop will use air-dry clay to create a series keepsakes, trinkets or small objects related to important elements, items and people that they wish to carry with them when they travel. 

'What Can We Take With Us' for 6–8 year olds

10.30am–12.30pm

SOLD OUT

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Mary Kisler: Rodin's The Kiss
Mary Kisler: Rodin's The Kiss

1pm

Exhibition entry applies

Join Senior Curator Mary Kisler in the exhibition spaces for a short talk on one of Rodin’s best known sculptures, The Kiss.

Mary Kisler: Rodin's The Kiss

1pm

Exhibition entry applies

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Pollywood Film Festival 2017
Pollywood Film Festival 2017

3.30pm

Adults $10, Children & under 15 $5 Book now

Pollywood152017 marks 15 years showcasing Pasifika Film. Curated by Pollywood Director, Craig Fasi, the festival presents a selection of short films from New Zealand and across the Pacific.

Pollywood Film Festival 2017

3.30pm

Adults $10, Children & under 15 $5 Book now

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ArtLab presents Squiggla
ArtLab presents Squiggla

10am – 5pm, every day

ArtLab presents Squiggla

10am – 5pm, every day

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Art-illery: avant-garde and dictatorship during 1960s Brazil
Art-illery: avant-garde and dictatorship during 1960s Brazil

3pm

Free

Dr Genaro Vilanova Miranda Oliveira from the Latin American Studies Program at The University of Auckland presents an illustrated talk on the art and politics of Brazil during the 1960s.

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POSTPONED Ikebana-inspired workshop
POSTPONED Ikebana-inspired workshop

6–8pm

Members $200, non-Members $260 (includes a one-year Gallery Membership) Book now

POSTPONED Ikebana-inspired workshop

6–8pm

Members $200, non-Members $260 (includes a one-year Gallery Membership) Book now

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Doc Edge Pride presents: The Gospel of Eureka
Doc Edge Pride presents: The Gospel of Eureka

7.45pm

$12 + fee Gallery Members, $14 + fee non-Members Buy tickets

The small town of Eureka Springs in Arkansas has some colourful attractions. 

Doc Edge Pride presents: The Gospel of Eureka

7.45pm

$12 + fee Gallery Members, $14 + fee non-Members Buy tickets

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'What Can We Take With Us' for 6–8 year olds
'What Can We Take With Us' for 6–8 year olds

10.30am–12.30pm

SOLD OUT

Participants in this workshop will use air-dry clay to create a series keepsakes, trinkets or small objects related to important elements, items and people that they wish to carry with them when they travel. 

'What Can We Take With Us' for 6–8 year olds

10.30am–12.30pm

SOLD OUT

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Big Day Art: Calling the World
Big Day Art: Calling the World

10am – 4pm

Free

Big Day Art: Calling the World provides an opportunity for families to experience Auckland Art Gallery and immerse themselves in a celebration of artistic experience and creativity. See, do, listen, move, make and share – become creative agents and explorers. Join us in celebrating Matariki and our New Zealand landscape and explore what it means to discover, journey and adventure through a series of hands-on activities and workshops. 

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Family Launch
Family Launch

11am–12pm

FREE

Join us to celebrate the opening day of our exciting interactive Todd Foundation Creative Learning Centre project by Auckland-based artist Sara Hughes, All My Favourite Shapes

Family Launch

11am–12pm

FREE

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Colin McCahon: Is This the Promised Land?
Colin McCahon: Is This the Promised Land?

2–3.30pm

Members $15, Non-Members $20 Book now

Join esteemed New Zealand writer Peter Simpson who will speak in conversation with Julia Waite, Curator New Zealand art, about his latest book, the sequel – COLIN MCCAHON: IS THIS THE PROMISED LAND? VOL.2 1960–1987.

Colin McCahon: Is This the Promised Land?

2–3.30pm

Members $15, Non-Members $20 Book now

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EarthGarden Tasting
EarthGarden Tasting

12–1pm, 1–2pm & 2–3pm

Free for Members (RSVP required, R18) Book now

Members are invited to taste the new EarthGarden range, courtesy of Villa Maria. Pick a tasting timeslot and hear from the good folk on the vineyards how they’re making their practice more sustainable.

EarthGarden Tasting

12–1pm, 1–2pm & 2–3pm

Free for Members (RSVP required, R18) Book now

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Upright Piano: Live performance
Upright Piano: Live performance

2pm

Free

In association with current exhibition Shout Whisper Wail! The 2017 Chartwell Show please join us for a performance of Upright Piano, 2013, a work by composer Samuel Holloway with the collective et al..

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Friday Lates
Friday Lates

Fridays until 9pm

FREE

Friday Lates

Fridays until 9pm

FREE

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The Walters Prize | Kōrero with the winner
The Walters Prize | Kōrero with the winner

11am-12pm

FREE

Join us as Curator Contemporary Art, Natasha Conland talks in person with the winner of this year’s Walters Prize, New Zealand’s contemporary art accolade! 

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Curator Talk: Denmark Design
Curator Talk: Denmark Design

2–3pm

FREE

Innovative, functional and pioneering – Danish design has consistently been at the vanguard of design and has become a bench mark of the modern home.

Join Emma Jameson, co-ordinating curator for Denmark Design for an illustrated introduction to our stunning new exhibition as she explores the makers, the ideologies and the social contexts from which some of most archetypal domestic designs have developed.

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Easy Listening: Martine Syms
Easy Listening: Martine Syms

6pm

Free

On the occasion of Artspace’s current exhibition Potentially Yours, The Coming Community, exhibiting artist Martine Syms will present her performative lecture, Misdirected Kiss.

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Studio of St John the Baptist Tour
Studio of St John the Baptist Tour

11am - 12.30pm

Members $22.5, Non-members $25 Buy tickets

Studio of St John the Baptist Tour

11am - 12.30pm

Members $22.5, Non-members $25 Buy tickets

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Día de la Revolución in golden age cinema
Día de la Revolución in golden age cinema

11am — 3pm

Free - bookings essential | Exhibition admission additional Book now

Día de la Revolución in golden age cinema

11am — 3pm

Free - bookings essential | Exhibition admission additional Book now

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Late Night Art
Late Night Art

5–9pm

Free

Indulge in streetARTdego, a creative-food-meets-artist-extravaganza in and around the Gallery that pairs top food vendors with renowned artists. Enjoy a live performance from Pacific Heights, after-hours entry to the Walters Prize exhibition, food by Judge Bao and drinks from the ArtDego Pop-Up Bar.

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Mackelvie Society Lectures: Howard Hodgkin and India
Mackelvie Society Lectures: Howard Hodgkin and India

6 – 7pm

Free, Gallery and Mackelvie Society Members only (RSVP required) Book now

In advance of an exhibition on the history and meanings of colour (2022), Senior Curator of International Art, Dr Sophie Matthiesson explores exuberant paintings of British painter Howard Hodgkin through his relationship to India and its artistic traditions. Gallery and Mackelvie Society Members only. Please note, this lecture will be held onsite in the Gallery Auditorium. As spaces are limited, please register for a free ticket using the booking link.

Mackelvie Society Lectures: Howard Hodgkin and India

6 – 7pm

Free, Gallery and Mackelvie Society Members only (RSVP required) Book now

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SOLD OUT | Drop-in Drawing Special Edition |  Experimental Sound and Sketching
SOLD OUT | Drop-in Drawing Special Edition | Experimental Sound and Sketching

Fri July 16, 6:30-8pm

FREE

Join us for a special edition of our Friday Lates Drop-in Drawing with a performance by the renowned experimental pianist Hermione Johnson. 

Artworks

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Cockney Sportsmen Marking Game
Cockney Sportsmen Marking Game

James Gillray

Production date
1800
Medium
hand-coloured etching
Size (h x w)
393 x 282 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1958
Accession no
1958/6/1
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Epistomadologies (29)
Epistomadologies (29)

John Reynolds

Production date
2001
Medium
oil stick on metallic paper
Size (h x w)
1000 x 700 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Patrons of the Auckland Art Gallery and the artist, 2002
Accession no
2002/26/2
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Bus Stop Graffiti, Auckland
Bus Stop Graffiti, Auckland

John Daley

Production date
1969
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
135 x 198 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1976
Accession no
1976/2/1
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The Kiss
The Kiss

Max Gimblett

Production date
1991
Medium
gesso, water gilded silver and lacquer on wood panel
Size (h x w)
1016 x 1016 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Patrons of the Auckland Art Gallery, 1994
Accession no
1994/27/3
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Tairaoa Head, Otago Peninsula
Tairaoa Head, Otago Peninsula

Bruce Foster

Production date
1981
Medium
cibachrome
Size (h x w)
339 x 226 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1983
Accession no
1983/24/3
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A Morai, in Atooi
A Morai, in Atooi

John Webber Daniel Lerpinière

Production date
1784
Medium
engraving on paper
Size (h x w)
267 x 409 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2007
Accession no
2007/29/10
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Taranaki
Taranaki

George Baloghy

Production date
1981
Medium
acrylic, oil glazes and enamel on canvas
Size (h x w)
615 x 915 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1981
Accession no
1981/53
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1st grade meat
1st grade meat

George Baloghy

Production date
1980
Medium
acrylic, house paint, oil glazes and gesso on canvas
Size (h x w)
762 x 702 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1980
Accession no
1980/50/1
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Silos, Rte. 12 Northland
Silos, Rte. 12 Northland

John Fields

Production date
1970
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
150 x 230 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with assistance from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1976
Accession no
1975/34/3
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Route 87, Central Otago
Route 87, Central Otago

Bruce Foster

Production date
1981
Medium
cibachrome
Size (h x w)
227 x 339 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1983
Accession no
1983/24/9
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Rangihaeata's Pah, with the Island of Mana and the opposite shores of Cook's Straits
Rangihaeata's Pah, with the Island of Mana and the opposite shores of Cook's Str...

J W Giles George French Angas

Production date
1844
Medium
lithograph in tints, handcoloured paper
Size (h x w)
230 x 335 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with funds from the M A Serra Trust, 1987
Accession no
1987/16/7
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Factory and Hall, 7 - 9 Airedale Street
Factory and Hall, 7 - 9 Airedale Street

John Fields

Production date
circa 1971-circa 1972
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
246 x 192 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Stacpoole and John Fields, 1983
Accession no
1983/11/23
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Chair
Chair

Maree Horner

Production date
1973
Medium
domestic lounge chair, insulation foam, steel reinforcing wire, battery, wires
Size (h x w)
2400 x 3150 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2020
Accession no
2020/5
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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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