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The online home of arts at the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Nga toi | Arts Te Papa spring season opens 22 August. Free entry.

The current season of Ngā Toi | Arts Te Papa closes this Sunday, 1 March. This week is your last chance to visit exhibitions including works by Bill Culbert, Natalia Goncharova and Peter Robinson. The new season opens Thursday 2 April. For more details, see Future Exhibitions.

Art exhibitions

Find out about current and upcoming art exhibitions at Te Papa, from New Zealand's national collection and beyond.

The Spring Season of Ngā Toi | Arts Te Papa is on now, with eight new exhibitions and four refreshed galleries, featuring Bill Culbert's 2013 Venice Biennale works, paintings by prominent avant-garde artist Natalia Goncharova, a survey of recent acquisitions by Peter Robinson, and much more. Free entry.

Explore On the Wall
Online magazine

Off the Wall is a quarterly online art magazine of New Zealand art commentary, artist interviews, and the latest arts videos and audio.

Issue six features artist interviews with Kerry Ann Lee and Maddie Leach, plus articles by Chelsea Nichols, Mark Stocker, Nina Tonga, and Peter Wells.

Read Off the Wall

At the heart of Ngā Toi | Arts Te Papa is an ongoing programme of events for everyone: curator and artist talks, family activities, late-night events, performances, and more.

Enjoy arts events

Image credit: Bill Culbert, Daylight flotsam Venice (detail), 2012, plastic vessels, fluorescent tubes and fittings. Te Papa (2013-0030-1). Photograph by Jennifer French.