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Bauhaus Photography
Bauhaus Photography

Bauhaus Photography

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Archive Display | Jim Allen: 100 Years
Archive Display | Jim Allen: 100 Years

FREE

Archive Display | Jim Allen: 100 Years

FREE

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Frances Hodgkins – Colour and Light
Frances Hodgkins – Colour and Light

Free entry

Frances Hodgkins – Colour and Light

Free entry

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The Walters Prize 2006
The Walters Prize 2006

Free entry

The Walters Prize 2006

Free entry

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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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SOLD OUT: Rag rugging workshop with Vita Cochran – May
SOLD OUT: Rag rugging workshop with Vita Cochran – May

10.30am–3.30pm

Members $150, Non-Members $200 (includes a Membership) Book now

Please note: This event has sold out.

Artist and maker, Vita Cochran will teach you how to make a hooked rug from old woollen garments and fabric. Recycle materials in an innovative way to create an original artwork imbued with history.

SOLD OUT: Rag rugging workshop with Vita Cochran – May

10.30am–3.30pm

Members $150, Non-Members $200 (includes a Membership) Book now

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SOLD OUT Rag Rug Workshop with Vita Cochran
SOLD OUT Rag Rug Workshop with Vita Cochran

10.30am–3pm

$150 for Members, $200 for Non Members Book now

At this workshop, artist and maker Vita Cochran will respond to the exhibition Louise Henderson: From Lifeby teaching you how to make a hooked rug from old woollen garments and fabric. Curator, New Zealand Art, Julia Waite will introduce the workshop with a talk on Louise Henderson’s colourful, boldly geometric works and love for crafts and textiles.

SOLD OUT Rag Rug Workshop with Vita Cochran

10.30am–3pm

$150 for Members, $200 for Non Members Book now

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Associate Professor Ralph Buck: Dancing With Creativity
Associate Professor Ralph Buck: Dancing With Creativity

6pm

Join Head of Dance, Creative Arts and Industries, University of Auckland Associate Professor Ralph for a talk on dancing with creativity. 

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The Label Swap project: AUT Communication Design students
The Label Swap project: AUT Communication Design students

10am–5pm

Free

A presentation of recent work by AUT Communication Design students that will make you re-examine the influence that packaging and marketing has on our selection of products.

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Louise Henderson — A Question of Style
Louise Henderson — A Question of Style

2–3pm

FREE

Join Senior Lecturers and painting experts, Richard Fahey and Simon McIntyre, as they discuss Lousie Henderson’s evolving style.

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Zine Binding Workshop
Zine Binding Workshop

11am–2pm

General admission, $28 plus fees; Creative Caregivers, $40 plus fees (includes two people) Book now

Zine Binding Workshop

11am–2pm

General admission, $28 plus fees; Creative Caregivers, $40 plus fees (includes two people) Book now

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Pasifika Vibes @ MOTAT
Pasifika Vibes @ MOTAT

9am–5pm

Free

We are collaborating with the Museums of Auckland, namely MOTAT, Auckland Museum and New Zealand Maritime Museum, to celebrate Pacific culture, rhythms and flavours with Pasifika Vibes, an event running alongside the annual Pasifika Festival in Western Springs.

Pasifika Vibes @ MOTAT

9am–5pm

Free

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Exhibition talk: Manifesto
Exhibition talk: Manifesto

2pm

Members-only Book now

Associate Professor Linda Tyler introduces new exhibition Manifesto, exploring the words and sentiments of the powerful historical statements by artists referred to in the exhibition.

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Les héritiers (2014)
Les héritiers (2014)

2pm

Free

A dedicated history teacher at a French high school teaches lessons of the Holocaust in an effort to motivate her troubled students in Les héritiers (Once in a Lifetime), an uplifting drama based on a true story.

Les héritiers (2014)

2pm

Free

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SOLD OUT Contemporary Weaving Workshop
SOLD OUT Contemporary Weaving Workshop

11am–4pm

$150 for Members $200 for non-Members (includes a one-year Membership) Book now

SOLD OUT Contemporary Weaving Workshop

11am–4pm

$150 for Members $200 for non-Members (includes a one-year Membership) Book now

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NZ Bush Embroidery Workshop with Fleur Woods
NZ Bush Embroidery Workshop with Fleur Woods

10.30am–4.30pm

$195 Members $245 non-Members (includes a one-year Membership) Book now

NZ Bush Embroidery Workshop with Fleur Woods

10.30am–4.30pm

$195 Members $245 non-Members (includes a one-year Membership) Book now

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Breathwork for the whole family | Te mahi haa ma mātou katoa ahakoa te pakeke
Breathwork for the whole family | Te mahi haa ma mātou katoa ahakoa te pakeke

10:15-11.15am

FREE

Come along and enjoy this free workshop that uses the creatures and characters of the ngāhere (forest) to captivate your child’s imagination and engage them in calming breathwork practices.

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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

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

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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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Doc Edge Presents: World Shorts I
Doc Edge Presents: World Shorts I

12-1pm

$18.45 Book now

As part of the 14th International Documentary Film Festival, Doc Edge in association with RNZ presents a series of documentary screenings at the Gallery.

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SOLD OUT Kintsugi workshop - November
SOLD OUT Kintsugi workshop - November

10.30am–1.30pm

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

Please note: This event has sold out.

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 - November

10.30am–1.30pm

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

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SOLD OUT: Kintsugi workshop - May
SOLD OUT: Kintsugi workshop - May

10.30am–1.30pm

Members $135, Non-Members $190 (includes a Membership) Book now

Please note: This event has sold out.

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 - May

10.30am–1.30pm

Members $135, Non-Members $190 (includes a Membership) Book now

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Professional Learning Day for Art Educators
Professional Learning Day for Art Educators

9am—7pm

FREE (limited spots, registration required)

Professional Learning Day for Art Educators

9am—7pm

FREE (limited spots, registration required)

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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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Animalia of Kahlo: Masterful monkeys with Auckland Zoo
Animalia of Kahlo: Masterful monkeys with Auckland Zoo

2 – 2.30pm

Free - bookings essential | Exhibition admission additional Book now

Animalia of Kahlo: Masterful monkeys with Auckland Zoo

2 – 2.30pm

Free - bookings essential | Exhibition admission additional Book now

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Kintsugi workshop - March
Kintsugi workshop - March

10.30am–1.30pm

Members $135, Non-Members $190 (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.

Kintsugi workshop - March

10.30am–1.30pm

Members $135, Non-Members $190 (includes a Membership) Book now

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Lessons on Denmark Design
Lessons on Denmark Design

10.30am–3.30pm

$75 Members early bird*, $85 Members standard, $125 Non-Members early bird*, $135 Non-Members* Book now

Associate Professor Linda Tyler and ‘design encyclopaedia’ Caroline Montague dive deep into the history, heyday and highlights of Danish Design in this fun day of learning about Denmark Design. This one-day class consists of four 50-minute illustrated talks on:  

1.            The First Danish Design Companies with an international reputation
2.            From Classicism to Functionalism
3.            Organic Modernism: Danish Design Goes International
4.            Danish Design in the Postmodern era and Our Time

Lessons on Denmark Design

10.30am–3.30pm

$75 Members early bird*, $85 Members standard, $125 Non-Members early bird*, $135 Non-Members* Book now

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SOLD OUT | Kintsugi Workshop - September
SOLD OUT | Kintsugi Workshop - September

10.30am–1.00pm

Book now

After a series of sold-out workshops, kintsugi practitioner and teacher Yuka O’Shannessy returns to show you how to piece your broken ceramics back together with beauty.

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Pou Aho – Pillars of light with Maureen Lander, Israel Tangaroa Birch and Robert Jahnke
Pou Aho – Pillars of light with Maureen Lander, Israel Tangaroa Birch and Robert...

12.30-2pm

FREE

Join artists Maureen Lander, Israel Tangaroa Birch and Robert Jahnke in Te Pō - the perpetual night, of the landmark exhibition Toi Tū Toi Ora in this artist floortalk. Join artists Maureen Lander, Israel Tangaroa Birch and Robert Jahnke in Te Pō - the perpetual night, of the landmark exhibition Toi Tū Toi Ora in this artist floortalk. 

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School Holiday Programme Week 1: Music
School Holiday Programme Week 1: Music

$70 —$80 Book now

School holidays at the art Gallery!

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Lecture series Colin McCahon: Linda Tyler
Lecture series Colin McCahon: Linda Tyler

10.30am–12.30pm

$37 for Members and $47 for non-Members. Book now

Lecture series Colin McCahon: Linda Tyler

10.30am–12.30pm

$37 for Members and $47 for non-Members. Book now

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School Holiday Programme Week 2: Music
School Holiday Programme Week 2: Music

$70—$80 Book now

School holidays at the art Gallery!

Artworks

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Teaching aids 3
Teaching aids 3

Colin McCahon

Production date
1975
Medium
acrylic on paper
Size (h x w)
1095 x 725 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Barry Perkins, 1984
Accession no
1984/24.1-10
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Teaching aids 2 (June)
Teaching aids 2 (June)

Colin McCahon

Production date
1975
Medium
acrylic on paper
Size (h x w)
1092 x 728 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, on loan from a private collection
Accession no
L1998/28/97.1-10
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Old man teaching young children botany
Old man teaching young children botany

Jean de Boissieu

Production date
1804
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
228 x 178 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
M1885/87
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Saint Jerome teaching his disciples in the desert. (Saint Jérome instruisant ses disciples dans le désert)
Saint Jerome teaching his disciples in the desert. (Saint Jérome instruisant ses...

Jacques Callot

Production date
circa 1610
Medium
engraving
Size (h x w)
119 x 79 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Peter Dane
Accession no
U/358/10
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The Crucifixion
The Crucifixion

Giovanni Battista Castello

Production date
1609
Medium
tempera on paper
Size (h x w)
593 x 468 x 46 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Moss Davis, 1927
Accession no
1927/2/2
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Rites of Succession
Rites of Succession

Shona Rapira-Davies

Production date
Unknown
Medium
graphite
Size (h x w)
2120 x 1125 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1996
Accession no
1995/32/2
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Hauturu Hauturu
Hauturu Hauturu

Shona Rapira-Davies

Production date
1995
Medium
graphite
Size (h x w)
2145 x 1120 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1996
Accession no
1995/32/1
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Line of Dissent
Line of Dissent

Shona Rapira-Davies

Production date
Unknown
Medium
graphite
Size (h x w)
2160 x 1140 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1996
Accession no
1995/32/3
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Untitled [Fishing Boats]
Untitled [Fishing Boats]

Frances Hodgkins

Production date
circa 1910
Medium
watercolour and charcoal
Size (h x w)
303 x 298 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2007
Accession no
2007/8/15
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Head of Tilly Frankl
Head of Tilly Frankl

Robert N Field

On display

Production date
circa 1930
Medium
oamaru stone
Size (h x w)
235 x 177 x 200 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1980
Accession no
1980/40/1
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Untitled [Woman Sewing with Children]
Untitled [Woman Sewing with Children]

Frances Hodgkins

Production date
circa 1910
Medium
watercolour, charcoal and pencil
Size (h x w)
382 x 284 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2007
Accession no
2007/8/8
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Prometheus and Io
Prometheus and Io

Henry Fuseli

Production date
circa 1800-circa 1810
Medium
pen and ink with grey wash
Size (h x w)
690 x 490 x 30 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1965
Accession no
1965/68
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Susanna and the Elders (Suzanna Sorpresa)
Susanna and the Elders (Suzanna Sorpresa)

Francesco Ciseri Guido Reni

Production date
Unknown
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
911 x 1153 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of J H Upton, 1910
Accession no
1910/4
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Maternal Tuition
Maternal Tuition

Caroline Watson Catherine Fanshawe

Production date
1793
Medium
stipple engraving
Size (h x w)
280 x 293 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1926
Accession no
1926/6/5
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Light Modulator
Light Modulator

Jim Allen

Production date
2012
Medium
fibreglass, acrylic paint
Size (h x w)
1500 x 500 x 250 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2013
Accession no
2013/2
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Neapolitan schoolmaster
Neapolitan schoolmaster

Giuseppe Costantini

Production date
1873
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
420 x 597 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of James Tannock Mackelvie, 1885
Accession no
M1885/1/77
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Elam Intermedia Resources
Elam Intermedia Resources

Elam School of Art

Production date
1977-2004
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Ruth Watson on behalf of the Elam School of Fine Arts, 2020
Accession no
RC2020/5
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The Road to Little Sark
The Road to Little Sark

Rhona Haszard

Production date
1930
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
1102 x 768 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Auckland Society of Arts, 1931
Accession no
1931/4
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O-AR II
O-AR II

Jim Allen

Production date
1975
Medium
black and clear agricultural plastic
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the artist, 2021
Accession no
2020/25/3.1-2
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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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Tane Mahuta - Manos Nathan Legacy
Tane Mahuta - Manos Nathan Legacy

Ngatai Taepa

Production date
2015
Medium
various timbers
Size (h x w)
1686 x 892 x 65 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2016
Accession no
2016/5
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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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Double Screen Stand (MC510) and Building and Training a Demon Expulsion Team
Double Screen Stand (MC510) and Building and Training a Demon Expulsion Team

Michael Stevenson

Production date
2017
Medium
welded steel, flatscreen displays, liquid chalk marker; aviation tyre, node chair, wood, metal, wax crayon, magazine, chalk, plastic waste
Size (h x w)
1835 x 600 x 600 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with the assistance of the Patrons of the Auckland Art Gallery, 2019
Accession no
2019/25/2.1-2
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Elam Intermedia Resources
Elam Intermedia Resources
Production date
1983-2002
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Ruth Watson on behalf of the Elam School of Fine Arts, 2020
Accession no
RC2020/5

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