View Exhibition
Out of the Ordinary
Out of the Ordinary

Free entry

Out of the Ordinary

Free entry

View Exhibition
Monsters and Maidens
Monsters and Maidens

Free entry

Monsters and Maidens

Free entry

View Exhibition
The Body Reborn
The Body Reborn

The Body Reborn

View Exhibition
Through the Eyes of Shirin Neshat
Through the Eyes of Shirin Neshat

$5 - $7

Through the Eyes of Shirin Neshat

$5 - $7

View Exhibition
Local Revolutionaries: Art & Change 1965–1986
Local Revolutionaries: Art & Change 1965–1986

Free entry

Local Revolutionaries: Art & Change 1965–1986

Free entry

View Exhibition
FLAUNT: Art/Fashion/Culture
FLAUNT: Art/Fashion/Culture

Adult: $7, Concession: $5, Children Under 12: Free, Friends of the Gallery: $4, Free entry on Mondays

FLAUNT: Art/Fashion/Culture

Adult: $7, Concession: $5, Children Under 12: Free, Friends of the Gallery: $4, Free entry on Mondays

View Exhibition
Yang Fudong: Filmscapes
Yang Fudong: Filmscapes

Free entry

Yang Fudong: Filmscapes

Free entry

View Event
Catherine Hammond: Collective Women
Catherine Hammond: Collective Women

10.30am

Fully booked

Join Catherine Hammond, Auckland Art Gallery’s Research Library Manager, as she introduces the Library’s new exhibition. Spaces are limited, booking required.

View Event
Women in Love (1969)
Women in Love (1969)

1pm

Free

Two sisters are courted by two very different men in this acclaimed adaptation of the D H Lawrence classic Women In Love.

Women in Love (1969)

1pm

Free

View Event
Natalie Bell: Renaissance portraits of women
Natalie Bell: Renaissance portraits of women

1pm

Join Dr Natalie Bell for an illustrated overview that includes key portraits from the Renaissance, as well comparative material from The Corsini Collection and gain a fascinating insight into the role of women during this period.

View Event
Xuelin Zhou: Chinese women on the silver screen
Xuelin Zhou: Chinese women on the silver screen

3pm

Free

Join Dr Xuelin Zhou (Senior Lecturer, School of Film, Television and Media Studies, University of Auckland) for an illustrated lecture on the representation of women in Chinese film.

View Event
All About Women Satellite 2019
All About Women Satellite 2019

3–4.30pm

All About Women features emerging new voices from around the world speaking to future directions in feminism.

View Event
Xuelin Zhou: Chinese women on the silver screen
Xuelin Zhou: Chinese women on the silver screen

1pm

Free

Join Dr Xuelin Zhou (Senior Lecturer, School of Film, Television and Media Studies, University of Auckland) for an illustrated lecture on the representation of women in Chinese film.

View Event
Doc Edge Presents: On the Backs of Women and A Girl in the River
Doc Edge Presents: On the Backs of Women and A Girl in the River

2pm

$5 + booking fee Buy tickets

Enjoy a double screening of two award winning short documentary features On the Backs of Women and A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness.

View Event
Barbara Brookes: Herstory
Barbara Brookes: Herstory

11.45am

SOLD OUT

From the women who arrived on the first waka through waves of feminism to the song-bird Lorde, University of Otago historian Barbara Brookes applies a female lens to our past in her new book, A History of New Zealand Women

Barbara Brookes: Herstory

11.45am

SOLD OUT

View Event
Artist talk: Jill Carter-Hansen
Artist talk: Jill Carter-Hansen

3pm

Free entry

Join artist Jill Carter-Hansen for her insight into her practice and her involvement in this important period in women’s politics in New Zealand.

View Event
BWB Winter Talk Series: The Politics of Womanhood
BWB Winter Talk Series: The Politics of Womanhood

3pm

Free

Kate Hannah chairs a lively discussion about women’s lives today with Holly Walker and Barbara Brookes.

View Event
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

Members $25, General Admission $75 Book now

View Event
In conversation: Catherine Hammond and Caroline McBride
In conversation: Catherine Hammond and Caroline McBride

3pm

Join Auckland Art Gallery Research Librarians Catherine Hammond & Caroline McBride for their insight into Collective Women: Feminist Art Archives from the 1970s to the 1990s.

Artworks

View Artwork

Not on display

Three Women Bathing
Three Women Bathing

Giovanni Ottaviani Giovan Francesco Barbieri known as Guercino

Production date
1764
Medium
etching and engraving in sepia ink
Size (h x w)
235 x 336 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Mr G M Mitford, Esq , 1883
Accession no
1883/1/28
View Artwork

Not on display

To Silent Women
To Silent Women

Alexis Hunter

Production date
1981
Medium
24 colour photocopies
Size (h x w)
160 x 245 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1989
Accession no
1989/39/1.1-6
View Artwork

Not on display

Two New Zealand women
Two New Zealand women

Joseph Merrett

Production date
circa 1850
Medium
watercolour
Size (h x w)
300 x 200 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1991
Accession no
1991/18
View Artwork

Not on display

Women in Brent's Lounge
Women in Brent's Lounge

Bessie Christie

Production date
circa 1949
Medium
gouache
Size (h x w)
559 x 711 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1949
Accession no
1949/9
View Artwork

Not on display

Four Nude Women
Four Nude Women

Albrecht Dürer

Production date
1497
Medium
engraving
Size (h x w)
189 x 132 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1962
Accession no
1962/10/3
View Artwork

Not on display

Two women picking tea
Two women picking tea

Utagawa Hiroshige II

Production date
circa 1850
Medium
woodcut - nishiki-e (full colour) technique
Size (h x w)
252 x 182 mm
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
M105
View Artwork

Not on display

Unchain the Women Directors
Unchain the Women Directors

Guerrilla Girls

Production date
2006
Medium
digital print
Size (h x w)
235 x 584 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with funds from the Elise Mourant Bequest, 2018
Accession no
2018/5/75
View Artwork

Not on display

Zwei Frauen (Two Women)
Zwei Frauen (Two Women)

Max Beckmann

Production date
1922
Medium
lithograph
Size (h x w)
501 x 393 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1961
Accession no
1961/21
View Artwork

Not on display

(Two Women) (1)
(Two Women) (1)

John Fields

Production date
circa 1970
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
252 x 205 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with support from John B Turner 2017
Accession no
2016/26/57
View Artwork

Not on display

(Two Women) (2)
(Two Women) (2)

John Fields

Production date
circa 1970
Medium
gelatin silver print
Size (h x w)
252 x 205 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased with support from John B Turner 2017
Accession no
2016/26/62
View Artwork

Not on display

Three Heads of Women, one asleep
Three Heads of Women, one asleep

Rembrandt van Rijn

Production date
1637
Medium
etching
Size (h x w)
127 x 90 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1961
Accession no
1961/4/4
View Artwork

Not on display

Three women at a curtained window
Three women at a curtained window

Henry Fuseli

Production date
1779
Medium
pencil and brown wash
Size (h x w)
165 x 167 mm
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1965
Accession no
1965/51
View Archive
E H McCormick Papers
E H McCormick Papers
Production date
1890-1991
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Linda Gill, 2015
Accession no
RC2015/4
View Archive
Feminist Art Networkers Archive
Feminist Art Networkers Archive
Production date
1982-1987
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Feminist Art Networkers, 1990
Accession no
RC2003/2
View Archive
John Weeks Archive
John Weeks Archive
Production date
Unknown
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of the Estate of Peter O'Connor, 2010
Accession no
RC2010/1
View Archive
Juliet Batten Archive
Juliet Batten Archive
Production date
1976-2008
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Juliet Batten, 2009
Accession no
RC2009/7
View Archive
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
View Archive
Merylyn Tweedie papers
Merylyn Tweedie papers
Production date
Unknown
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Merylyn Tweedie, c1998
Accession no
RC2001/15
View Archive
Women's Art Archive Interview Project
Women's Art Archive Interview Project
Production date
1982-1984
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of Lita Barrie, 1984
Accession no
RC2002/10
View Archive
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

Ideas

Articles

More