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What happens when poets are let loose in an art exhibition? Hear the results in a rousing night of poetry with the Wellington Pub Poets Society.
Fri 10 Feb 2017, 6:30–9:30pm
Event Ngā kaupapa motuhake
If you are blind or have reduced vision, then this audio-described art tour is for you.
Sat 11 Feb 2017, 10:00–11:30am
Take a closer look at selected art works from European Splendour 1500–1800 with the curators, then join them for an informal discussion and drinks.
Thu 16 Feb 2017, 6:30–8:00pm