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

Free entry

X Marks the Spot: Histories Negotiated

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Five Māori Painters
Five Māori Painters

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Five Māori Painters

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Marti Friedlander – Journeys
Marti Friedlander – Journeys

Marti Friedlander – Journeys

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A Pioneering Spirit
A Pioneering Spirit

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A Pioneering Spirit

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Picturing History: Goldie to Cotton
Picturing History: Goldie to Cotton

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Picturing History: Goldie to Cotton

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Gordon Walters: New Vision
Gordon Walters: New Vision

Gordon Walters: New Vision

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Enduring Nature: Hoki Atu Hoki Mai
Enduring Nature: Hoki Atu Hoki Mai

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Enduring Nature: Hoki Atu Hoki Mai

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Hei konei mai: We'll meet again
Hei konei mai: We'll meet again

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Hei konei mai: We'll meet again

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Scott Hamilton: Great South Road
Scott Hamilton: Great South Road

11.45am

$12.50 – $25 Buy tickets

 'The Great South Road is a route through time as well as space,' says Scott Hamilton. Built in 1862 to connect Auckland to the Waikato and beyond, it has been a thoroughfare for invaders, refugees, hawkers, speculators, farmers, miners, bootleggers, prisoners on the lam, protesters, preachers, and teenage racers.

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Ngārara in the Ngahere | Infections in our Forests
Ngārara in the Ngahere | Infections in our Forests

1—3pm

FREE

This family friendly creative workshop explores the health of the forest through art and discussion held inside Charlotte Graham’s installation Te Hā o Te Wao Nui a Tāne | The Breath of Tāne.

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Exhibition talk: Manifesto
Exhibition talk: Manifesto

2pm

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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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Penelope Jackson: Art Crime in New Zealand – do we have a problem?
Penelope Jackson: Art Crime in New Zealand – do we have a problem?

3pm

Free

Join us for an illustrated talk by Penelope Jackson about art crime in New Zealand calling on historical and contemporary case studies.

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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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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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My Art Collector Series: Collecting Art – An Insider’s View
My Art Collector Series: Collecting Art – An Insider’s View

5.45–7pm

FREE Members-only

Associate Professor Linda Tyler chairs a panel of art pundits, who will give you an insider’s view to collecting art.

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SOLD OUT AKL, Now, Next.
SOLD OUT AKL, Now, Next.

6–7.30pm

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Speakers from the diverse industries shaping our future come together to present their version of ‘what next’ for Auckland.

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Toi Te Kupu: Whakaahuatanga
Toi Te Kupu: Whakaahuatanga

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A major new wānanga toi Māori, Toi Te Kupu: Whakaahuatanga is to be held in Tāmaki Makaurau to coincide with this winter’s Matariki.

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Taane Mete: Pōhutukawa
Taane Mete: Pōhutukawa

1 – 1.35pm and 2.30 – 3.05pm

FREE

Taane Mete: Pōhutukawa

1 – 1.35pm and 2.30 – 3.05pm

FREE

Artworks

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Rangimarie Hetet and Digger Te Kanawa: Korowai Weavers
Rangimarie Hetet and Digger Te Kanawa: Korowai Weavers

Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato

Production date
1979
Medium
Colour poster on paper
Size (h x w)
590 x 417 mm
Credit line
Women's Art Exhibition Posters, E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Juliet Batten, 2008
Accession no
RC2008/4/23
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Upper Waikato
Upper Waikato

John Kinder

Production date
late 19th century
Medium
watercolour
Size (h x w)
117 x 336 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Harry Kinder, 1937
Accession no
1937/15/75
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Waikato River
Waikato River

Alfred Burton

Production date
circa 1885
Medium
photograph (albumen print)
Size (h x w)
146 x 200 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1987
Accession no
1987/57/7
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Kohanga, Waikato
Kohanga, Waikato

John Kinder

Production date
1858
Medium
watercolour
Size (h x w)
224 x 337 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Harry Kinder, 1937
Accession no
1937/15/47
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Near Mercer, Waikato
Near Mercer, Waikato

Albin Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
watercolour
Size (h x w)
112 x 190 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of James Tannock Mackelvie, 1885
Accession no
M1885/1/150
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Near Taupiri, Waikato
Near Taupiri, Waikato

Alfred Burton

Production date
circa 1898-circa 1899
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
140 x 194 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, The Ilene and Laurence Dakin Bequest, purchased 1999
Accession no
1999/18/81
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Waikato River from Selby's Farm
Waikato River from Selby's Farm

John Kinder

Production date
late 19th century
Medium
watercolour
Size (h x w)
217 x 340 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Harry Kinder, 1937
Accession no
1937/15/76
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Bush fire, Waikato Heads
Bush fire, Waikato Heads

Enos Pegler

Production date
1899
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
202 x 145 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1990
Accession no
1990/14/46
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Rangiriri, Waikato
Rangiriri, Waikato

Daniel Manders Beere

Production date
Unknown
Medium
albumen photographic print
Size (h x w)
108 x 173 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1988
Accession no
1988/17/16
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Oruarangi, Waikato, Near Tuakau
Oruarangi, Waikato, Near Tuakau

John Kinder

Production date
1857
Medium
watercolour
Size (h x w)
190 x 295 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Harry Kinder, 1937
Accession no
1937/15/71
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Huka Falls, Waikato River
Huka Falls, Waikato River

Alfred Burton

Production date
circa 1898-circa 1899
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
143 x 196 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, The Ilene and Laurence Dakin Bequest, purchased 1999
Accession no
1999/18/82
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Camp during the war on the Waikato
Camp during the war on the Waikato

William Temple

Production date
Unknown
Medium
albumen photographic print
Size (h x w)
129 x 206 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1988
Accession no
1988/17/12
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Waikato Fort - Rangiriri
Waikato Fort - Rangiriri

R Boys

Production date
Unknown
Medium
watercolour
Size (h x w)
150 x 245 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
MU/279
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Lake Taupo and Waikato River
Lake Taupo and Waikato River

Alfred Burton

Production date
circa 1885
Medium
photograph (albumen print)
Size (h x w)
146 x 197 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1987
Accession no
1987/57/1
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On the Waikato Near Armitage's Farm
On the Waikato Near Armitage's Farm

Albin Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
watercolour
Size (h x w)
113 x 190 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of James Tannock Mackelvie, 1885
Accession no
M1885/1/152
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Camp during the war on the Waikato
Camp during the war on the Waikato

William Temple

Production date
Unknown
Medium
albumen photographic print
Size (h x w)
128 x 206 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1988
Accession no
1988/17/14
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The Huka Falls, Waikato River
The Huka Falls, Waikato River

James Valentine

Production date
circa 1885
Medium
albumen print
Size (h x w)
153 x 218 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1976
Accession no
1976/15/19
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On the Waikato River at Atiamuri
On the Waikato River at Atiamuri

James Valentine

Production date
circa 1885
Medium
albumen print
Size (h x w)
153 x 222 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1976
Accession no
1976/15/11
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Kaitotehe with Mt Taupiri, Waikato (Mr Ashwell's Station)
Kaitotehe with Mt Taupiri, Waikato (Mr Ashwell's Station)

John Kinder

Production date
1858
Medium
watercolour
Size (h x w)
277 x 383 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Harry Kinder, 1937
Accession no
1937/15/48
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On the Waikato River
On the Waikato River

George Valentine

Production date
19th century
Medium
albumen print
Size (h x w)
190 x 292 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, The Ilene and Laurence Dakin Bequest, purchased 2019
Accession no
2019/28/11/24
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Patara Te Tuhi, Waikato
Patara Te Tuhi, Waikato

Josiah Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
albumen print
Size (h x w)
295 x 240 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1973
Accession no
1973/17/55
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Tu Kaitote, The Pah of Te Whero Whero, on the Waikato
Tu Kaitote, The Pah of Te Whero Whero, on the Waikato

George French Angas J W Giles

Production date
Unknown
Medium
handcoloured lithograph
Size (h x w)
228 x 324 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1964
Accession no
1964/15/5
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Untitled Taupiri Mountain
Untitled Taupiri Mountain

Selwyn Muru

Production date
circa 1965
Medium
oil on board
Size (h x w)
620 x 725 x 48 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2011
Accession no
2011/4
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Lake Waikare and Waikato River in flood, from Rangiriri Pah
Lake Waikare and Waikato River in flood, from Rangiriri Pah

Alfred Sharpe

Production date
1876
Medium
watercolour
Size (h x w)
858 x 1035 x 31 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1984
Accession no
1984/56
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View of Taupiri village and plain from the top of Little Taupiri Hill. Sunset
View of Taupiri village and plain from the top of Little Taupiri Hill. Sunset

Alfred Sharpe

Production date
1876
Medium
watercolour painting, paper manuscript
Size (h x w)
883 x 1038 x 34 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Rev Charles Palmer, 1951
Accession no
1951/10
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Kohanga on the lower Waikato
Kohanga on the lower Waikato

Albin Martin

Production date
1861
Medium
hand-coloured lithograph
Size (h x w)
117 x 228 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Mr T V Levin, 1935
Accession no
1935/17/1
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Meet of Matamata Branch of Waikato Hunt Club, at Matamata
Meet of Matamata Branch of Waikato Hunt Club, at Matamata

Unknown artist

Production date
early 20th century
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
150 x 204 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Marshall Seifert, 2002
Accession no
2002/28/3/18
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Te Hokioi
Te Hokioi

Brett Graham

Production date
2008
Medium
MDF, fibreglass, steel, car lacquer, wheels
Size (h x w)
753 x 2885 x 4315 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Patrons of the Auckland Art Gallery, 2009
Accession no
2009/33/4
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Western Springs Creek
Western Springs Creek

Harold Young

Production date
1895
Medium
pen
Size (h x w)
114 x 178 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1936
Accession no
1936/26/2
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Morning mist clearing near Mercer
Morning mist clearing near Mercer

Albin Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
watercolour and gouache
Size (h x w)
143 x 228 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of James Tannock Mackelvie, 1885
Accession no
M1885/1/149
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Walker's Hotel, Mercer
Walker's Hotel, Mercer

Albin Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
watercolour and gouache
Size (h x w)
79 x 174 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of James Tannock Mackelvie, 1885
Accession no
M1885/1/148
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On the Waikato between Mercer and Rangiriri
On the Waikato between Mercer and Rangiriri

Albin Martin

Production date
19th century
Medium
watercolour and gouache
Size (h x w)
85 x 162 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of James Tannock Mackelvie, 1885
Accession no
M1885/1/147
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Aratiatia Rapids (Waikato River)
Aratiatia Rapids (Waikato River)

Richard Hellaby

Production date
Unknown
Medium
oil on canvas
Size (h x w)
507 x 635 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1923
Accession no
1923/2/3
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Kakepuku and Maungatautari, Waikato
Kakepuku and Maungatautari, Waikato

John Mitford

Production date
1844
Medium
watercolour, bodycolour and gum arabic
Size (h x w)
134 x 261 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1992
Accession no
1992/24
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Crossing the Waikato River at Huntly
Crossing the Waikato River at Huntly

Gil Hanly

Production date
1984
Medium
black and white photograph
Size (h x w)
288 x 396 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1986
Accession no
1986/22/3
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Camp Otahuhu on the Waikato Road near Auckland, New Zealand
Camp Otahuhu on the Waikato Road near Auckland, New Zealand

Albin Martin

Production date
1861
Medium
lithograph
Size (h x w)
133 x 328 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Mr G A Martin, 1936
Accession no
1936/25
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Gordon H Brown Archive
Gordon H Brown Archive
Production date
1891-2016
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Gordon H Brown, 2017
Accession no
RC2019/1
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Marti Friedlander Archive
Marti Friedlander Archive
Production date
Unknown
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, on loan from the Gerrard and Marti Friedlander Charitable Trust, 2002
Accession no
RC2007/11
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Partridge Correspondence
Partridge Correspondence
Production date
1896-1930
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
RC2009/2
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Women's Art Exhibition Posters
Women's Art Exhibition Posters
Production date
1979-1990
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Juliet Batten, 2008
Accession no
RC2008/4

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