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Teachers evening event: Lisa Reihana’s in Pursuit of Venus [infected]

We are celebrating Lisa Reihana’s amazing artwork, in Pursuit of Venus [infected], at a special evening event for teachers – book in for insightful talks, Pacific taonga, and more!

  • When | Āhea Thu 9 Dec 2021, 6.30pm–8.30pm
  • Where | Ki hea
    Outer Art Foyer, Level 4 & Toi Art, Level 5
  • Cost | Te utu Free event, but book quickly as numbers are limited

We have a great opportunity for teachers to get up close to Lisa Reihana’s artwork as well as encounter expert kōrero and related taonga from Te Papa collections, brought out especially for this event.

Come along and gain new understandings and contexts to help you with planning a trip with your class in term 1, 2022.

RSVP via learning@tepapa.govt.nz.

Still from a video featuring an illustrated coastal and mountainous landscape. In the foreground is an actor playing Captain Cook, a soldier, a Grandfather clock, a hut, and two Māori men


Lisa Reihana, in Pursuit of Venus [infected] (still), 2015-17, Ultra HD video. Image courtesy of Lisa Reihana