Other Te Papa Sites

Events

Rebecca Rice - Hamilton’s ‘Maori Museum’

Rebecca Rice - Hamilton’s ‘Maori Museum’

Fri 3 Oct
Ngā Toi | Arts Te Papa, Level 5
12.15pm-12.45pm
Free

Rebecca Rice, Curator Historical New Zealand Art, considers the desire of the second director of the Colonial Museum, Augustus Hamilton, to build a collection for an imagined National Maori Museum.

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Craft Time in Ngā Toi

Craft Time in Ngā Toi

Tue 7 Oct
Arts Studio, Ngā Toi | Arts Te Papa, Level 5
11am–2pm
Free

Join us for badge making and other art-inspired craft activities in the Whare Toi | Arts Studio.

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Craft Time in Ngā Toi

Craft Time in Ngā Toi

Thu 9 Oct
Arts Studio, Ngā Toi | Arts Te Papa, Level 5
11am-2pm
Free

Join us for badge making and other art-inspiredcraft activities in the Whare Toi | Arts Studio

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Challenging the Art System

Challenging the Art System

Thu 9 Oct
Ngā Toi | Arts Te Papa, Level 5
6pm–7.30pm
Free

Curator Sarah Farrar leads a lively discussion on how artists like Billy Apple, Barbara Kruger, and Marcel Duchamp have challenged the art system.

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Sarah Farrar - Bill Culbert in Venice

Sarah Farrar - Bill Culbert in Venice

Fri 10 Oct
Ngā Toi | Arts Te Papa, Level 5
12.15pm-12.45pm
Free

Join Sarah Farrar for a discussion of Bill Culbert’s works Drop and Daylight flotsam Venice . Created as part of his exhibition at the prestigious Venice Biennale in 2013, this is the first time they have been exhibited in New Zealand.

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Billy Apple talks with Sarah Farrar

Billy Apple talks with Sarah Farrar

Fri 10 Oct
Framing the Museum, Ngā Toi | Arts Te Papa, Level 5
1.15pm–1.45 pm
Free entry

Come and hear artist Billy Apple talking  with curator Sarah Farrar about his thoughtprovoking works on display in Ngā Toi | Arts Te Papa

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Drawing Workshop with Artsight Focus on Sculpture

Drawing Workshop with Artsight Focus on Sculpture

Sat 11 Oct
Ngā Toi | Arts Te Papa, Level 5
2pm–3.30pm
$20 (materials included)

Join an Artsight Educator for a drawing workshop in Ngā Toi | Arts Te Papa – our vibrant, changing programme of art. Just bring your imagination.

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Artists' Studios in Shelly Bay

Artists' Studios in Shelly Bay

Thu 16 Oct
Te Papa
10.30am - 12noon
Friends of Te Papa & public: $5.00

Meet the artists at work in their studios in Shelly Bay. You will see work in a variety of mediums and styles: painting, printmaking, glass, mixed media, photography and wearable art.

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Mark Stocker - Collecting Modern

Mark Stocker - Collecting Modern

Fri 17 Oct
Ngā Toi | Arts Te Papa, Level 5
12.15pm-12.45pm
Free

Mark Stocker, Curator Historical & International art, talks on ‘A Window into the Soul: Neo-Romanticism’.

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Drawing Workshop with Artsight Life Drawing

Drawing Workshop with Artsight Life Drawing

Sat 15 Nov
Ngā Toi | Arts Te Papa, Level 5
2pm–3.30pm
$20 (materials included)

Join an Artsight Educator for a drawing workshop in Ngā Toi | Arts Te Papa – our vibrant, changing programme of art. Just bring your imagination. This session features a life model.

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Indigenous Modernisms: Histories of the Contemporary

Indigenous Modernisms: Histories of the Contemporary

Thu 11 Dec
Soundings Theatre, Level 2
9am–5.30pm
$50 Adult, $40 Concession

A symposium of international group of scholars, curators and artists addressing the question of the relationship between the histories of Indigenous modernisms in New Zealand, Australia, North America, Africa and the Pacific, and the artistic conditions of our own era.

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Drawing Workshop with Artsight Abstract

Drawing Workshop with Artsight Abstract

Sat 17 Jan
Ngā Toi | Arts Te Papa, Level 5
2pm–3.30pm
$20 (materials included)

Join an Artsight Educator for a drawing workshop in Ngā Toi | Arts Te Papa – our vibrant, changing programme of art. Just bring your imagination.

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