Arts Te Papa is changing…

We’re building a spectacular new art gallery and making changes online.

The Arts Te Papa website will be shutting down soon, but head to Collections Online to find your favourite works from New Zealand’s national art collection.

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About this site is the online home for arts at Te Papa. It's where art lovers can see and engage with our arts programmes, exhibitions, events, and discussions.

On the Wall is an online resource for all current and future Te Papa art exhibitions, including regularly changing galleries devoted to the national collection, and touring exhibitions drawn from the world's great collections. See works in rich, zoomable detail, read curator commentaries, and access videos, audio, music playlists, and more besides.

Off the Wall is Te Papa's online magazine of New Zealand art commentary. Quarterly issues offer lively, in-depth news articles, interviews, and opinion by leading New Zealand art writers, including Te Papa's own curators and researchers. Here's where you can access arts blogs from Te Papa curators, and stay in touch with what the art world is talking about in Art News from Elsewhere. You'll also find all the latest arts multimedia.

We hope you like this website as much as we enjoy producing it. If you do, like it, link to it, share it with your friends. All content is free to access – and free to share.

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