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Art Quiz - Postponed

Art Quiz - Postponed

Thu 18 Sep
Level 4 Espresso
6pm–8pm
Free entry

Join Te Papa’s art curators for a pub-style quiz! Come along with a team of 6 to 8 people, and be in to win a prize.

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Megan Tamati-Quennell in conversation with Artist and Designer Jacob Scott

Megan Tamati-Quennell in conversation with Artist and Designer Jacob Scott

Fri 19 Sep
Ngā Toi | Arts Te Papa, Level 5
12.15pm-12.45pm
Free

  Curator Modern & Contemporary Mäori & Indigenous Art, Megan Tamati-Quennell and Jacob Scott discuss the legacy of  his father John Scott.

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Lindauer, Contemporary & Modern Maori Art

Lindauer, Contemporary & Modern Maori Art

Sun 21 Sep
Vodafone Centre, Level 3
4pm–6pm
Friends of Te Papa $15, public $20.00 (includes free parking)

Meet Rebecca and Megan and hear about their interests and current research at Te Papa.

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Lissa Mitchell – Framing the View

Lissa Mitchell – Framing the View

Fri 26 Sep
Level 5
12.15pm–12.45pm
Free entry

Lissa Mitchell, Te Papa’s Curator Historical Documentary Photography, discusses the photography on display in Framing the View. Framing the View reveals the centrality of the land as a subject and a resource for nineteenth-century art in New Zealand.

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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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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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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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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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