Te Papa is currently closed. We re-open on Thursday 28 May. Te Papa Covid-19 coronavirus information

Kua aukati a Te Papa ināianei. Ka tuwhera anō ā te Rāpare, 28 o Haratua. He mōhiohio nā Te Papa mō te Kowheori-19

Create a rainbow with things in your ‘bubble’ (at home) Waihangatia tētahi kōpere ki ngā mea kei tō ‘mirumiru’ (ki te kāinga)

Rainbows can be found everywhere – even in a times of isolation rainbows can brighten our lives and bring joy. Inspired by the colourful artworks in the collection can you create your own rainbow using items you can find in your bubble?

Remember to show us! #TePapaWhānauChallenge

Three kids make a rainbow from toys and other household items

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A bubble rainbow, 2020. By Matilda (10), Lennox (7), and Francesca (4)

Inspiration 

Collections Online

There’s so many colourful items in the collection – from art to history, Mātauranga Māori to science! Be inspired by these below or browse for more on Collections Online.

Watch videos that feature colourful artworks

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Video showing the Install of Finale: Bouquet, 2019. Te Papa

See how others took on the challenge!