Meet the Art Curators 

Sun 7, Sun 14, & 21 Sep4pm–6pm
Vodafone Centre, Level 3
Three lectures: Friends $35, guests $45. Individual
lecture: Friends $15, guests $20 (includes glass of wine and parking)
Talk; Special; Friends 

Meet Te Papa’s art curators, hear about their work, and ask them your questions – all over a glass of wine on three Sunday afternoons in September.  

  • How are the art curators’ roles defined? 
  • What are their areas of expertise? 
  • How do they approach their work? 
  • What are their particular passions?

Sun 7 Sep: Sarah Farrar and Mark  Stocker

  • Sarah Farrar: Re-mix: Creative Uses of Art Collections by Artists, Curators and Museums
  • Mark Stocker: A Window into the Soul: Neo-Romanticism


Sun 14 Sep: Lissa Mitchell, Athol McCredie, and Justine Olsen

  • Lissa Mitchell: Ongoing Moments – Collecting Historical Photography
  • Athol McCredie: Life Was Their Subject – New Zealand Personal Documentary Photography 1965–75
  • Justine Olsen: Unpacking John Crichton – From Collecting to Exhibiting

Sun 21 Sep: Rebecca Rice and Megan Tamati-Quennell

  • Rebecca Rice: Lindauer’s Māori at Home and Abroad
  • Megan Tamati-Quennell: Unsettling the Line – The Relationship between Customary and Contemporary Māori Art

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