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Tūrangawaewae: Art and New Zealand
Tūrangawaewae: Te Toi o Aotearoa

Tūrangawaewae spans historical portraiture to contemporary practice, with art works that inspire and provoke, question and console.

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  • When Long-term exhibition
  • Where Toi Art, Level 5
  • Cost Free entry

Tūrangawaewae are the places, communities, and ideas that give us a sense of belonging.

Drawn from Te Papa’s extensive collection of New Zealand painting, sculpture, and photography, Tūrangawaewae: Art and New Zealand explores questions of art, identity, and cross-cultural exchange.

The exhibition features works by Rita Angus, Colin McCahon, Shane Cotton, Gottfried Lindauer, Len Lye, and Robyn Kahukiwa and many other iconic New Zealand artists.

Events

  • Puppets in the portrait gallery Puppets in the Portrait Gallery

    Puppets in the Portrait Gallery

    Thu 21 Jun – Thu 26 Jul 2018, 10.30am–11.45am Tūrangawaewae: Art and New Zealand in Toi Art, Level 5

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