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Once Upon a Time in Art
Once Upon a Time in Art

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Once Upon a Time in Art

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Moenga Roa / Brett Graham
Moenga Roa / Brett Graham

Moenga Roa / Brett Graham

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McCahon's Visible Mysteries
McCahon's Visible Mysteries

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McCahon's Visible Mysteries

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Sacred Conversations
Sacred Conversations

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Sacred Conversations

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Yinka Shonibare MBE
Yinka Shonibare MBE

$7 – $9

Yinka Shonibare MBE

$7 – $9

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Little Miracles
Little Miracles

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Little Miracles

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Te Wā Tōiri: Fluid Horizons
Te Wā Tōiri: Fluid Horizons

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Te Wā Tōiri: Fluid Horizons

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Painting Nature
Painting Nature

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Painting Nature

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Five Māori Painters
Five Māori Painters

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Five Māori Painters

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In Shifting Light
In Shifting Light

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In Shifting Light

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Ka kino to pounamu he pounamu onamata
Ka kino to pounamu he pounamu onamata

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Ka kino to pounamu he pounamu onamata

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John Ward Knox: Hardly Held Lightly
John Ward Knox: Hardly Held Lightly

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John Ward Knox: Hardly Held Lightly

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Bill Culbert
Bill Culbert

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Bill Culbert

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The Social Life of Things
The Social Life of Things

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The Social Life of Things

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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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Temples for the Gods
Temples for the Gods

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Temples for the Gods

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Robert Ellis: Turangawaewae | A Place to Stand
Robert Ellis: Turangawaewae | A Place to Stand

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Robert Ellis: Turangawaewae | A Place to Stand

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The Enchanted Garden
The Enchanted Garden

$5 - $7

The Enchanted Garden

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Taste: Food and Feasting in Art
Taste: Food and Feasting in Art

$5 - $7

Taste: Food and Feasting in Art

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Mystic Truths
Mystic Truths

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Mystic Truths

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Shane Cotton Survey 1993–2003
Shane Cotton Survey 1993–2003

$5 – $7

Shane Cotton Survey 1993–2003

$5 – $7

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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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Hidden symbols: decoding vanitas paintings
Hidden symbols: decoding vanitas paintings

12pm

Free

Senior Curator, Mary Kisler looks at the symbolism of the vanitas used by both 17th century painters such as Bourjinon, Collier and Netscher and contemporary New Zealand photographer Fiona Pardington.

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'Once Upon a Time in Art' for 5 year olds
'Once Upon a Time in Art' for 5 year olds

10.30am–12.30pm

CANCELLED

Explore the wonderful new Creative Learning Centre installation, where symbols and characters become the tools to tell stories.

'Once Upon a Time in Art' for 5 year olds

10.30am–12.30pm

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'Once Upon a Time in Art' for 5 year olds
'Once Upon a Time in Art' for 5 year olds

10.30am–12.30pm

$18 + booking fee Book now

Explore the wonderful new Creative Learning Centre installation, where symbols and characters become the tools to tell stories. 

'Once Upon a Time in Art' for 5 year olds

10.30am–12.30pm

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Ngarino Ellis: Body adornment
Ngarino Ellis: Body adornment

3pm

Free

Join Dr Ngarino Ellis for investigation into the tradition, significance and symbolism behind the body adornments in Lindauer’s portraits of Māori.

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Valentines Special: lunch-time talk for lovers
Valentines Special: lunch-time talk for lovers

12 – 12.30pm

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Bring your valentine and join Assistant Curator Emma Jameson for a love-themed art talk on one of the most popular works currently on display at Auckland Art Gallery.

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Lecture series Colin McCahon: Artist, Curator, Spouse
Lecture series Colin McCahon: Artist, Curator, Spouse

10.30am-12.30pm

$150 for Members, $190 for non-Members (includes one-year membership) Book now

Lecture series Colin McCahon: Artist, Curator, Spouse

10.30am-12.30pm

$150 for Members, $190 for non-Members (includes one-year membership) Book now

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Easy Listening talk: Chloé Quenum *Cancelled*
Easy Listening talk: Chloé Quenum *Cancelled*

6pm

Free entry

Enjoy an after hours talk by French installation and sculptural artist Chloé Quenum.

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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.

Artworks

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Saint Anne, Mother of the Virgin Mary
Saint Anne, Mother of the Virgin Mary

Pere Girard

Production date
circa 1470
Medium
tempera and gesso on panel
Size (h x w)
1295 x 609 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Friends of the Auckland Art Gallery, 1966
Accession no
1966/26
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Visible mysteries no. 1
Visible mysteries no. 1

Colin McCahon

Production date
1968
Medium
synthetic polymer paint on hardboard
Size (h x w)
908 x 1213 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1980
Accession no
1980/14
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Four elements: Yellow and Dark
Four elements: Yellow and Dark

Milan Mrkusich

Production date
1968
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
2210 x 685 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Miss L D Gilmour, 1977
Accession no
1977/36/2
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The Bosom of Abraham
The Bosom of Abraham

Michael Parekowhai

Production date
1999
Medium
ink on lightbox
Size (h x w)
1300 x 220 x 80 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1999
Accession no
1999/24/1
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Six days in Nelson and Canterbury
Six days in Nelson and Canterbury

Colin McCahon

Production date
1950
Medium
oil on canvas on hardboard
Size (h x w)
885 x 1165 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Colin McCahon through the Friends of the Auckland Art Gallery, 1978
Accession no
1978/12
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Tapa'au
Tapa'au

Fatu Feu'u

Production date
1992
Medium
lithograph with wood block
Size (h x w)
540 x 760 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1993
Accession no
1993/28/1
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Black painting
Black painting

Ralph Hotere

Production date
1964
Medium
acrylic on wood
Size (h x w)
1207 x 1207 x 40 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1965
Accession no
1965/24/2
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Quiddities I - X
Quiddities I - X

Julia Morison

Production date
1989
Medium
cibatransparencies
Size (h x w)
980 x 720 x 268 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1991
Accession no
1991/8/1-10
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Papa Kāinga
Papa Kāinga

Para Matchitt

Production date
1987
Medium
wood
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1997
Accession no
1997/21
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Verre et Pichet (Glass and Pitcher)
Verre et Pichet (Glass and Pitcher)

Pablo Picasso

On display

Production date
24 Jul 1944
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
330 x 413 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, on loan from the Thanksgiving Foundation
Accession no
L1999/15
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Regionalism
Regionalism

Ema Tavola

Production date
2009
Medium
textile assemblage
Size (h x w)
770 x 1930 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2018
Accession no
2018/32/5
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Willow Tree
Willow Tree

Rita Angus

Production date
1940
Medium
pen, ink
Size (h x w)
490 x 385 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1970
Accession no
1970/11
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Homage to McCahon and Blake
Homage to McCahon and Blake

Pat Hanly

Production date
1972
Medium
intaglio from plaster block with watercolour
Size (h x w)
328 x 283 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the artist, 1990
Accession no
1991/19/22
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Ideogram
Ideogram

Willi Baumeister

Production date
1937
Medium
serigraph
Size (h x w)
432 x 495 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1955
Accession no
1955/24/2
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Ancestor-Log
Ancestor-Log

Paul Hartigan

Production date
1985
Medium
enamel on board
Size (h x w)
2035 x 1206 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1986
Accession no
C1994/1/176
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Sketch
Sketch

Colin McCahon

Production date
1961
Medium
enamel on hardboard
Size (h x w)
609 x 508 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Miss L D Gilmour, 1990
Accession no
1990/1/4
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Mask With A Lateral View
Mask With A Lateral View

Richard Killeen

Production date
1985
Medium
watercolour on paper
Size (h x w)
762 x 575 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1987
Accession no
C1994/1/219
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Field and body suite 1
Field and body suite 1

Marion Borgelt

Production date
1991
Medium
pigment and pastel on paper
Size (h x w)
650 x 515 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1992
Accession no
1992/29/1
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Field and body suite 5
Field and body suite 5

Marion Borgelt

Production date
1991
Medium
pigment and pastel on paper
Size (h x w)
650 x 515 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1992
Accession no
1992/29/2
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Untitled
Untitled

Giuseppe Romeo

Production date
1986
Medium
acrylic and varnish on cardboard
Size (h x w)
2625 x 458 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1988
Accession no
C1994/1/268
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Untitled
Untitled

Para Matchitt

Production date
1969
Medium
lacquer on board
Size (h x w)
1828 x 1220 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2007
Accession no
2007/14/2
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Colour Me Fiji
Colour Me Fiji

Ema Tavola

Production date
2005
Medium
cotton, thread
Size (h x w)
785 x 1890 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2018
Accession no
2018/32/2
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Colour Me Fiji
Colour Me Fiji

Ema Tavola

Production date
2005
Medium
cotton, thread
Size (h x w)
765 x 1875 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2018
Accession no
2018/32/4
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Colour Me Fiji
Colour Me Fiji

Ema Tavola

Production date
2005
Medium
cotton, thread
Size (h x w)
760 x 1670 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2018
Accession no
2018/32/1
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Colour Me Fiji
Colour Me Fiji

Ema Tavola

Production date
2005
Medium
cotton, thread
Size (h x w)
770 x 1770 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2018
Accession no
2018/32/3
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Faith
Faith

Shane Cotton

Production date
1995
Medium
oil on board (wooden door)
Size (h x w)
810 x 1980 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1997
Accession no
C1997/1/5
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The Politics Of Naming
The Politics Of Naming

Richard Killeen

Production date
1987
Medium
pencil, acrylic, and collage on aluminium
Size (h x w)
2200 x 2000 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1987
Accession no
C1994/1/217.1-74
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Armour and the Politics of Difference
Armour and the Politics of Difference

Richard Killeen

Production date
1984
Medium
ink on paper
Size (h x w)
755 x 590 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1987
Accession no
C1994/1/218
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Gate 10
Gate 10

Colin McCahon

Production date
1961
Medium
enamel on board
Size (h x w)
1215 x 950 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of an anonymous donor, 1985
Accession no
1985/64/3
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Walk This Way
Walk This Way

Chris Heaphy

Production date
1997
Medium
acrylic on board
Size (h x w)
1980 x 2730 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1997
Accession no
C1997/1/14.1-3
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Eureka School
Eureka School

John Reynolds

Production date
1993
Medium
wax crayon, oil stick, graphite and acrylic on board
Size (h x w)
2440 x 8525 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1993
Accession no
C1994/1/434.1-7
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Grid: Doors III
Grid: Doors III

Hilarie Mais

Production date
1988
Medium
oil paint and timber
Size (h x w)
2640 x 2330 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1996
Accession no
C1996/1/14.1-2
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On Remembering Water
On Remembering Water

Maria Olsen

Production date
1985
Medium
oil stick on paper
Size (h x w)
1060 x 1475 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1985
Accession no
C1994/1/165
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detail. A Person Looks At A Work Of Art/. someone looks at something .... LOGOS / HA HA.
detail. A Person Looks At A Work Of Art/. someone looks at something .... LOGOS...

Peter Tyndall

Production date
1992
Medium
A Person Looks At A Work Of Art/, someone looks at something..., CULTURAL CONSUMPTION PRODUCTION
Size (h x w)
1405 x 4355 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1997
Accession no
C1997/1/29/1-3
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Into The Black
Into The Black

Chris Heaphy

Production date
1996
Medium
acrylic on various surfaces
Size (h x w)
1215 x 3960 mm
Credit line
Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1997
Accession no
C1997/1/8/1-24
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Io
Io

Colin McCahon

Production date
1965
Medium
synthetic polymer paint on hardboard
Size (h x w)
1220 x 916 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, on loan from a private collection
Accession no
L1998/28/20
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