Exhibitions On now

Children draw at a craft table

Art Studio: Colour
Papa Toi: Kōpere

Explore a magical world of colour – create, play, draw, discuss.

Art Studio is Te Papa’s hands-on, family-friendly space for visitors of all ages to get creative with art.

Located at the heart of the Toi Art galleries on Level 5, Art Studio: Colour invites you to explore a magical multi-coloured world. Create, play, draw, and discuss, with activities designed to inspire the artist in everyone.

Get our Toi Art newsletter

Latest news, interesting reads, and exhibition updates from our art team.

Follow us

Follow our social media channels for a glimpse behind the scenes at Te Papa.

Join the foundation

Friends enjoy benefits and discounts including invitations to previews and private viewings.


Find out how you can support Te Papa through a donation or bequest by becoming a patron.