Robin White: Te Whanaketanga | Something is Happening Here

Robin White: Te Whanaketanga | Something is Happening Here

Exhibition Details

Jointly developed by Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki and Te Papa, Robin White: Te Whanaketanga | Something is Happening Here is a retrospective exhibition of work by contemporary Aotearoa artist Dame Robin White (Ngāti Awa, Pāhekā).

Explore celebrated portraits and landscapes from the 1970s, alongside more recent, ambitious collaborative works made by White with artists from across the Pacific.

A project of national importance, Robin White: Te Whanaketanga | Something is Happening Here features works from across a 50-year career and builds on over a decade of research. It is supported by an accompanying publication, Robin White: Something is Happening Here, which includes fresh perspectives by 24 writers and interviewees from Aotearoa, Australia and Te-Moana-Nui-A-Kiwa, the Pacific.

Image credit: Robin White Mere and Siulolovao, Otago Peninsula 1978. Purchased 1978 with Harold Beauchamp Collection funds. Te Papa.

Date
Curated by
Dr Sarah Farrar, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki and Dr Nina Tonga, Te Papa
Location
Level 1
Cost
FREE