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Bill Culbert
Bill Culbert

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Bill Culbert

Free entry

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Fatu Feu'u: 'O le Tautai Samoa
Fatu Feu'u: 'O le Tautai Samoa

Fatu Feu'u: 'O le Tautai Samoa

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Another Dimension: Sculptors' Drawings
Another Dimension: Sculptors' Drawings

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Another Dimension: Sculptors' Drawings

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Greer Twiss: Theatre Workshop
Greer Twiss: Theatre Workshop

Free entry

Greer Twiss: Theatre Workshop

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History Sees Division
History Sees Division

History Sees Division

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Fifty Years of Modern Masters in Auckland
Fifty Years of Modern Masters in Auckland

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Fifty Years of Modern Masters in Auckland

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Radical Beginnings
Radical Beginnings

Radical Beginnings

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Everyday Minimal
Everyday Minimal

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Everyday Minimal

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Matariki talk: Nigel Borell
Matariki talk: Nigel Borell

2pm

Join Curator, Māori Art, Nigel Borell for a Matariki-themed walkthrough of the Gallery’s current exhibitions. Nigel will look at the work of Wi Taepa, and the recent installation of works by Māori sculptors and painters in Radical Beginnings.

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Rangi Kipa: Tā moko demonstration
Rangi Kipa: Tā moko demonstration

11am – 4pm

Free

New Zealand sculptor, carver, illustrator and tā moko artist Rangi Kipa (Taranaki, Te Atiawa Nui Tonu, Ngāti Maniapoto) will demonstrate the art of Māori tattoo or tā moko. 

Rangi Kipa: Tā moko demonstration

11am – 4pm

Free

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Rangi Kipa: Tā moko
Rangi Kipa: Tā moko

11am–4pm

Free

New Zealand sculptor, carver, illustrator and tā moko artist Rangi Kipa (Taranaki, Te Atiawa Nui Tonu, Ngāti Maniapoto) will demonstrate the art of Māori tattoo or tā moko. 

Rangi Kipa: Tā moko

11am–4pm

Free

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Book event: The Architect and the Artists
Book event: The Architect and the Artists

12—12.45pm

Members only – pay what you want Book now

Celebrate the release of The Architect and the Artists, a beautiful book about the artistic collaboration between modernist architect James Hackshaw, painter Colin McCahon and the then young sculptor Paul Dibble on twelve New Zealand buildings. Join us online for a discussion between author, Bridget Hackshaw and Curator New Zealand Art, Julia Waite.

Please note: This is an online event.

Book event: The Architect and the Artists

12—12.45pm

Members only – pay what you want Book now

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Curator's talk: Mathew Norman on Honoré Daumier
Curator's talk: Mathew Norman on Honoré Daumier

1pm

Free

Former Assistant Curator Mathew Norman discusses the work of the great French printmaker Honoré Daumier, whose works offer commentary on social and political life in France in the 19th century.

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Icon Painting Demonstration with Aidan Hart
Icon Painting Demonstration with Aidan Hart

2 - 4pm

Free - bookings essential Book now

Icon Painting Demonstration with Aidan Hart

2 - 4pm

Free - bookings essential Book now

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SOLD OUT | Aidan Hart Workshops: Icon Painting
SOLD OUT | Aidan Hart Workshops: Icon Painting

9am–5pm

Members $410, Non-Members $465 Book now

Please note: This event has now sold out.

This winter, we are thrilled to be hosting internationally renowned iconographer Aidan Hart for a two-day workshop on the time-honoured practice of icon painting. After creating your own egg tempera paint, you will learn the techniques of traditional iconography and walk away with a unique piece of your own.

SOLD OUT | Aidan Hart Workshops: Icon Painting

9am–5pm

Members $410, Non-Members $465 Book now

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Aidan Hart Lectures: Icons and the Numinous
Aidan Hart Lectures: Icons and the Numinous

6–8pm

Members $90, Non-Members $155, Students $50 Book now

This winter, we are thrilled to be hosting internationally renowned iconographer Aidan Hart for a two-night lecture series which explores the history of Christian Orthodox iconography and its influence on contemporary art. 

In these two lectures we will first explore the function of icons and how this affects their form, and then see how they inspired many key twentieth-century artists.

Aidan Hart Lectures: Icons and the Numinous

6–8pm

Members $90, Non-Members $155, Students $50 Book now

Artworks

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NZ Society of Sculptors, Painters and Associates Inc.
NZ Society of Sculptors, Painters and Associates Inc.

NZ Society of Sculptors, Painters and Associates Incorporated

Production date
1961-1986
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Carole Shepheard and Fine Arts Library, University of Auckland, 2005
Accession no
RC2002/2
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International Sculpture Symposium 1971
International Sculpture Symposium 1971

New Zealand Society of Sculptors and Painters

Production date
1969-1981
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Jim Allen, 2011
Accession no
RC2010/5
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NZSSPA Artist Talks
NZSSPA Artist Talks

NZ Society of Sculptors, Painters and Associates Incorporated

Production date
1983-1986
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Claudia Pond Eyley and Murray Gilbert, 2006
Accession no
RC2010/4
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Peter Nicholls
Peter Nicholls

Alan Pearson

Production date
1986
Medium
pencil
Size (h x w)
396 x 208 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the artist, 1995
Accession no
1995/14
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Portrait of the sculptor Peter Nicholls
Portrait of the sculptor Peter Nicholls

Alan Pearson

Production date
1986
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
910 x 837 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1987
Accession no
1987/27
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Madonna and Child
Madonna and Child

Unknown artist

Production date
circa 1460
Medium
wood and gesso
Size (h x w)
825 x 280 x 270 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with funds from the Watson Bequest, 1965
Accession no
1965/29/1
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Standing Figure
Standing Figure

Molly Macalister

On display

Production date
1959
Medium
concrete
Size (h x w)
1016 x 385 x 440 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1959
Accession no
1959/12
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Malcolm Ross Archive
Malcolm Ross Archive

Malcolm Ross

Production date
1900-1991
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Malcolm Ross, 1990
Accession no
RC2002/1
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Jacob Epstein No. 2
Jacob Epstein No. 2

Augustus John

Production date
1906
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
261 x 210 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1953
Accession no
1953/8/3
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Deux Femmes Nues Dans un Arbre
Deux Femmes Nues Dans un Arbre

Pablo Picasso

Production date
1931
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
365 x 287 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1958
Accession no
1958/14/2
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Portrait of Auguste Rodin
Portrait of Auguste Rodin

Auguste Renoir

Production date
1914
Medium
lithograph
Size (h x w)
400 x 390 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1960
Accession no
1960/15/3
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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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Spine (preparatory drawing no.1)
Spine (preparatory drawing no.1)

Peter Nicholls

Production date
1986
Medium
pencil, crayon, black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
418 x 296 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Artist, 1986
Accession no
1986/3/8
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Orchard with plum trees
Orchard with plum trees

Flora Scales

Production date
1969-1970
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
263 x 236 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the New Zealand Society of Sculptors and Painters, 1976
Accession no
1976/50
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Molly Macalister Archive
Molly Macalister Archive

Molly Macalister

Production date
Unknown
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Haydn, 2006
Accession no
RC2007/7
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The Chaser - Thos Fawkes, Sculptor
The Chaser - Thos Fawkes, Sculptor

Percy Thomas

Production date
1866-1922
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
144 x 107 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Mrs Ada Chapman Taylor, 1930
Accession no
1930/4/4
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Fold
Fold

Stephen Furlonger

Production date
1970
Medium
fibreglass and aluminium
Size (h x w)
1372 x 305 x 2438 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Friends of the Auckland Art Gallery, Alex Harvey Industries Ltd, and the NZ Society of Sculptors and Painters, 1970
Accession no
1970/32
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Greer Twiss 1969
Greer Twiss 1969

Marti Friedlander

Production date
2000
Medium
gelatin silver print, toned with gold
Size (h x w)
478 x 482 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Marti Friedlander, with assistance from the Elise Mourant Bequest, 2001
Accession no
2000/28/132
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Untitled Snake Oil
Untitled Snake Oil

Hany Armanious

Production date
2003
Medium
hotmelt, glass
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 2003
Accession no
C2003/1/45
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Homage to Eiffel
Homage to Eiffel

Para Matchitt

Production date
1994
Medium
spray paint and wire
Size (h x w)
2100 x 1200 x 495 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Patrons of the Auckland Art Gallery, 2002
Accession no
2002/2/1.1-2
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Gondolier
Gondolier

Alexander Archipenko

Production date
1914
Medium
bronze
Size (h x w)
838 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1964
Accession no
M1964/1
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Double L Excentric Gyratory
Double L Excentric Gyratory

George Rickey

On display

Production date
1985
Medium
stainless steel
Size (h x w)
7163 x 3543 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the P A Edmiston Trust, 1985
Accession no
1985/60
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International Sculpture Symposium 1971
International Sculpture Symposium 1971
Production date
1969-1981
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Jim Allen, 2011
Accession no
RC2010/5
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Malcolm Ross Archive
Malcolm Ross Archive
Production date
1900-1991
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Malcolm Ross, 1990
Accession no
RC2002/1
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Molly Macalister Archive
Molly Macalister Archive
Production date
Unknown
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of John Haydn, 2006
Accession no
RC2007/7
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NZ Society of Sculptors, Painters and Associates Inc.
NZ Society of Sculptors, Painters and Associates Inc.
Production date
1986-1987
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Don Solomon, c 1988
Accession no
RC2014/3
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NZ Society of Sculptors, Painters and Associates Inc.
NZ Society of Sculptors, Painters and Associates Inc.
Production date
1961-1986
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Carole Shepheard and Fine Arts Library, University of Auckland, 2005
Accession no
RC2002/2
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NZSSPA Artist Talks
NZSSPA Artist Talks
Production date
1983-1986
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Claudia Pond Eyley and Murray Gilbert, 2006
Accession no
RC2010/4

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