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Judy Darragh: Limbo
Judy Darragh: Limbo

Judy Darragh: Limbo

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Choi Jeong Hwa, Flower Chandelier
Choi Jeong Hwa, Flower Chandelier

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Choi Jeong Hwa, Flower Chandelier

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Hany Armanious: Artist's Project
Hany Armanious: Artist's Project

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Hany Armanious: Artist's Project

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Fetus Reproductions
Fetus Reproductions

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Fetus Reproductions

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20th Century Modern: Picasso, Chagall, Moore...
20th Century Modern: Picasso, Chagall, Moore...

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20th Century Modern: Picasso, Chagall, Moore...

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British and French Modernism
British and French Modernism

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British and French Modernism

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SOLD OUT Kintsugi workshop
SOLD OUT Kintsugi workshop

10.30am–1pm & 2pm–4pm

Members $125, Non-Members $185 (includes a Membership) Book now

Kintsugi (or Kintsukuroi) is the Japanese art of repairing broken objects. Loosely translating to ‘golden joinery’, kintsugi values breakage and repair as part of the history of an object, using lacquer and powdered metal to make visible repairs.

SOLD OUT Kintsugi workshop

10.30am–1pm & 2pm–4pm

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Kieran Lyons, Superimpression, 1974
Kieran Lyons, Superimpression, 1974

10am–3pm

Join us on the final weekend of Groundswell: Avant-Garde Auckland 1971-79 for a series of performances, talks and discussion.

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POSTPONED Kintsugi workshop
POSTPONED Kintsugi workshop

10.30am–1pm

Members $125, Non-Members $185 (includes a Membership). Book now

Kintsugi (or Kintsukuroi) is the Japanese art of repairing broken objects. Loosely translating to ‘golden joinery’, kintsugi values breakage and repair as part of the history of an object, using lacquer and powdered metal to make visible repairs. Learn how to piece your broken ceramics back together with beauty in this workshop led by Yuka O’Shannessy.

POSTPONED Kintsugi workshop

10.30am–1pm

Members $125, Non-Members $185 (includes a Membership). Book now

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She Claims: Art Matters – Judy Darragh and Rhana Devenport
She Claims: Art Matters – Judy Darragh and Rhana Devenport

5.30–7.30pm

Members $25, General Admission $75 Book now

Join us at She Claims: Art Matters, a series of events where you’ll rub elbows with creatives and critics while celebrating the ideas, voices and power of creative women. We kick off this series, just before the 125th anniversary of women’s suffrage in New Zealand, with a conversation between two inspiring women: Auckland Art Gallery Director Rhana Devenport and visual artist Judy Darragh.

She Claims: Art Matters – Judy Darragh and Rhana Devenport

5.30–7.30pm

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Artworks

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Torso in Metal from the 'Rock Drill'
Torso in Metal from the 'Rock Drill'

Jacob Epstein

Production date
1913-1916
Medium
bronze
Size (h x w)
730 x 640 x 340 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1961
Accession no
1961/8
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Sculpture/Metal
Sculpture/Metal

Louise Menzies

Production date
2012
Medium
16mm film transferred to video, single channel, high definition (HD), 16:9, colour, silent
Size (h x w)
4min 15sec
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2012
Accession no
C2012/1/20
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Kevin Ellis, Metal Polisher
Kevin Ellis, Metal Polisher

Glenn Busch

Production date
1982
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
229 x 227 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1983
Accession no
1983/63/21
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Mark Solomon, Scrap metal smelter
Mark Solomon, Scrap metal smelter

Glenn Busch

Production date
1982
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
228 x 228 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1983
Accession no
1983/63/26
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Charlie Roughton, Foreman, Metal Foundry
Charlie Roughton, Foreman, Metal Foundry

Glenn Busch

Production date
1982
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
227 x 227 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1983
Accession no
1983/63/40
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Scrap Metal Drypoint Number Three
Scrap Metal Drypoint Number Three

Michael Heizer

Production date
1978
Medium
drypoint
Size (h x w)
924 x 2159 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1980
Accession no
1980/3/2
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(Street scene - woman polishing metal?)
(Street scene - woman polishing metal?)

F R Lamb

Production date
circa 1950s
Medium
photograph
Size (h x w)
163 x 215 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2010
Accession no
2010/14/183
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(Two men shovelling metal onto a road)
(Two men shovelling metal onto a road)

Arnold Macdonald

Production date
circa 1928
Medium
bromoil photograph
Size (h x w)
230 x 287 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2010
Accession no
2010/14/285
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Heavy Metal (Schmidtsche Schak Factory Percussion Ensemble)
Heavy Metal (Schmidtsche Schak Factory Percussion Ensemble)

Phil Dadson

Production date
2015
Medium
2-channel synchronised digital video, colour, sound
Size (h x w)
16min
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2015
Accession no
C2015/1/36.1-2
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McKechnie Brothers Mural
McKechnie Brothers Mural

Don Driver

Production date
1967
Medium
brass, copper, aluminium
Size (h x w)
1600 x 3500 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Phillip Clemow, 2003
Accession no
2003/36
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Industry
Industry

John Weeks

Production date
1936
Medium
oil on board
Size (h x w)
492 x 393 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1938
Accession no
1938/1/1
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Peter, Jack and Frank, Ponsonby Scrapmetals, Ponsonby Road
Peter, Jack and Frank, Ponsonby Scrapmetals, Ponsonby Road

Robin Morrison

Production date
1976
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
165 x 230 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1976
Accession no
1977/39/4
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Object. Riverton
Object. Riverton

Laurence Aberhart

Production date
1979-1980
Medium
black and white photograph, toned in gold chloride
Size (h x w)
196 x 249 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1981
Accession no
1981/34/4
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Kettles
Kettles

Frieda Harris

Production date
Unknown
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
407 x 528 x 20 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Lucy Carrington Wertheim, 1950
Accession no
1950/2/23
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Test Painting
Test Painting

John Nixon

Production date
2004
Medium
enamel on cardboard on plywood
Size (h x w)
255 x 255 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 2005
Accession no
C2005/1/8
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Silver Monochrome
Silver Monochrome

John Nixon

Production date
2003
Medium
enamel on ceramic
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 2005
Accession no
C2005/1/7
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Black Orange + Silver
Black Orange + Silver

John Nixon

Production date
2002
Medium
enamel on MDF on canvas stretcher
Size (h x w)
305 x 255 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 2005
Accession no
C2005/1/6
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Decanted (9) Gold
Decanted (9) Gold

Julia Morison

Production date
1995
Medium
gold leaf on canvas
Size (h x w)
1520 x 1520 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Patrons of the Auckland Art Gallery, 1997
Accession no
1997/28/1
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Portrait of a woman
Portrait of a woman

Unknown artist

Production date
circa 1852
Medium
etched daguerreotype print in leather holder
Size (h x w)
179 x 134 x 20 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1989
Accession no
1989/3
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Un Forgeron
Un Forgeron

Eugene Delacroix

Production date
1833
Medium
aquatint
Size (h x w)
228 x 163 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1955
Accession no
1955/42/6
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Large brass
Large brass

Don Driver

Production date
1966
Medium
brass relief
Size (h x w)
1149 x 1127 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1966
Accession no
1966/8
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Untitled (Studded Suit)
Untitled (Studded Suit)

Giovanni Intra

Production date
1990
Medium
wool, polyester, metal studs
Size (h x w)
1600 x 560 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki and Chartwell Collection, purchased 2003
Accession no
2003/43
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Veduta del sotterraneo Fondamento del Mausoleo, che fu eretto da Elio Adriano Imp ... (View of the subterranean foundatins of the Mausoleum built by the Emperor Hadrian ...) Vertical section of the buttresses of Hadrian's mausoleum (Spaccato degli Speroni, i quali servono de contrafforti al gran fondamento del Mauso d'elio Adriano)
Veduta del sotterraneo Fondamento del Mausoleo, che fu eretto da Elio Adriano Im...

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Production date
1756
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
700 x 450 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/4/35
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Japan 3, 4, 5
Japan 3, 4, 5

W D Hammond

Production date
1992
Medium
oil on steel
Size (h x w)
2140 x 1220 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Patrons of the Auckland Art Gallery, 1992
Accession no
1992/16
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Burn Out
Burn Out

Steve Carr

Production date
2009
Medium
16mm film transferred to video, single channel, standard definition (SD), colour, silent
Size (h x w)
4min 53sec
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2011
Accession no
2011/15/2
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Sketch for Mosaic Altar Panel, St Joseph's Church, Otahuhu
Sketch for Mosaic Altar Panel, St Joseph's Church, Otahuhu

Louise Henderson

Production date
1968
Medium
watercolour, gouache and pencil
Size (h x w)
2955 x 2205 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2018
Accession no
2018/36.1-5
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Weed II
Weed II

Caroline Rothwell

Production date
2002
Medium
vinyl on PVC
Size (h x w)
3000 x 1380 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 2003
Accession no
C2003/1/3
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Untitled
Untitled

Brendon Wilkinson

Production date
2000
Medium
wood, putty, metal, flock, dirt, glue, plastic and found objects
Size (h x w)
425 x 390 x 390 mm
Credit line
The Auckland Triennial Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2001
Accession no
2001/7
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Untitled
Untitled

John Nixon

Production date
1993
Medium
enamel, mallet and coins on hardboard, newspaper, paper and metal
Size (h x w)
1900 x 3500 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1997
Accession no
C1997/1/23/1-6
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Yoruba Wood Eshu Figure
Yoruba Wood Eshu Figure

Unknown artist

Production date
Unknown
Medium
wood, metal, and beads
Size (h x w)
280 x 90 x 110 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1984
Accession no
C1994/1/136
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Len Lye
Len Lye

Don Driver

Production date
1978
Medium
metal, taxidermy, woollen hat
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2016
Accession no
C2016/1/16
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Run Off
Run Off

Eve Armstrong

Production date
2007
Medium
metal shelving, metal display hooks, clotheshorse, metal storage racks, plastic storage racks, plastic filing trays, pegboard, chrome towel rail, chrome stool base, chrome rubbish bin, plastic rubbish bin, plastic bucket, Perspex tube, carpet, plastic plant pots, carpet protector, Tupperware lids, plastic bowls, towels, ice pack, pot plant (Rhipsalis Capilliformis)
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 2007
Accession no
C2007/1/39/1
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Campisino Cross
Campisino Cross

Peter Cole

Production date
Unknown
Medium
wood, wire, metal, bamboo, photograph, Perspex, and acrylic paint
Size (h x w)
2200 x 1600 x 2000 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1987
Accession no
C1994/1/239.1-3
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Airship
Airship

Greer Twiss

Production date
1988
Medium
lead
Size (h x w)
415 x 354 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1988
Accession no
C1994/1/326
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Painting-by-Numbers
Painting-by-Numbers

Damien Hirst

Production date
2001
Medium
cardboard, polystyrene, canvas, metal paint pots, acrylic paint, paint brushes
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 2005
Accession no
C2005/1/39
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Drum
Drum

Tom Risley

Production date
1984
Medium
metal car bonnets and pop rivets
Size (h x w)
1204 x 1040 x 1040 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1988
Accession no
C1994/1/281
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Type Catalogue owned by Colin McCahon
Type Catalogue owned by Colin McCahon
Production date
circa 1960
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
RC2006/5

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