Holiday Programme: Smart Art

Come along for a super day of creating! Build a robot that scribbles, make an art work using sand and a light box, and try sculpting in virtual reality. For ages 6–12.

  • When Mon 24 Apr 2017, 9:00am–5:00pm
  • Where
    Te Papa’s Hīnātore <Learning Lab>, Level 4
  • Cost $75. Suitable for ages 6–12. BYO lunch. All materials for the workshop provided.
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A robot made from a plastic cup and pens


BugBot, 2017. Te Papa

Creation Stations – activities throughout the day

Sand art

Make a magical light-and-shadow art work using sand and a light box.


Design and build a robot artist that can draw its own masterpiece.


Capture and share your art works in 360-degree photos and film.

Virtual reality

Use one of our virtual reality apps to sculpt something out of this world.

Augmented reality

Combine virtual reality and physical art works to make exciting augmented reality creations.