All events in September

6 September 2014

7 September 2014

10 September 2014

    Piri Sciascia, Waana Davis, and Arapata Hakiwai
    recall their involvement with the Te
    exhibition (1984–86) on its 30-year anniversary, and discuss its
    longstanding impact.

11 September 2014

    Join Sean Mallon, Senior Curator Pacific Culture, for a tour of the exhibition Tangata o le Moana: The story of Pacific people in New Zealand.  

    Professor Atholl Anderson presents ‘The first great phase of oceanic colonisation’ – a talk focusing on the movement of early peoples around islands in the Indian and Pacific Oceans.

13 September 2014

14 September 2014

16 September 2014

    Watch live online as specialists in squid biology from Te Papa and Auckland University of Technology undertake research on the rare colossal squid.

18 September 2014

    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.

19 September 2014

21 September 2014

25 September 2014

    Join World of WearableArt™ designers for an inspirational afternoon exploring art and fashion. Three leading designers from Wellington share how their creative journeys  began here.

    See it first, see it free! Become a Friend of Te Papa today and be the first to see the Tyrannosaurs exhibition free.

26 September 2014

    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.

    Curator Awhina Tamarapa explores the Māori art of weaving tukutuku panels.

30 September 2014

1 October 2014

2 October 2014

3 October 2014

4 October 2014

5 October 2014