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Ngā Toi | Arts Te Papa

Spring season opens 22 August 2014

On the wall Exhibitions at Te Papa: Ngā Toi | Arts Te Papa Spring 2014 season opens 22 August 2014

‘As a painter you don't want to get yourself into a corner. You always want to have options to move out into different directions. I was using the masking tape all the time, and I thought ... what happens if I pick up a tiny little brush and start hand painting again?’

— Darryn George

Artist Darryn George interviewed by Lara Strongman

Arts Events

Fri 25 Jul
Te Ihomatua Gallery, Level 4
12.30pm-1pm
Free entry

Join Christina Wirihana in the exhibition Kāhui Raranga: The Art of Tukutuku and find out about the materials, myths, and meanings behind these stunning works.

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Sun 10 Aug
Soundings Theatre, Level 2
4pm–5pm
Friends/Wellington DFAS members $10, public $20(includes free parking)

Anthony Russell, lecturer and researcher, discusses the history, impact, and changing role of Britain’s magnificent stately homes.

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Rhona Haszard, Finistère, 1926, France. Gift of the New Zealand Academy of Fine Arts, 1936. Te Papa