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Surrealist Soirée

Experience surrealism in all its magnificence at our Surrealist Soirée. Dust off your black tie and ball gowns, this is a party like you’ve never known – with a side of surreal.

  • When | Āhea Sat 31 Jul – Sun 1 Aug 2021, 7.30pm–12.00am
  • Where | Ki hea
    Wellington Foyer, Level 2
  • Cost | Te utu $149
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Tickets include exclusive after-hours viewing of our unmissable Surrealist Art | He Toi Pohewa exhibition, all-night access to our food experiences, 2 drinks, games and entertainment that will keep you amused all night long.

Tickets are limited. Book today!

This is an R18 event. There is no assigned table seating for this event.

A black and white photo of eight people in makeup and 20s clothing looking at the camera in a variety of ways


Dada dinner, circa 1920-22, by an unknown photographer. Standing from left to right: Georges Ribemont-Dessaignes, Francis Picabia, unidentified person, Georges Auric. Sitting from left to right: Marthe Chenal, Tristan Tzara, Georges Casella, Germaine Everling. Photo © Centre Pompidou, MNAM-CCI, Dist. RMN-Grand Palais