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Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
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Hear about the rise of the fashion exhibition – a talk by Valerie Steele, influential director of the museum at New York’s Fashion Institute of Technology.
Sat 10 Dec 2016, 11:00am–12:00pm
Event Ngā kaupapa motuhake
Watch short film Night Cries: A Rural Tragedy and feature film Bedevil, both written and directed by artist Tracey Moffatt.
Sat 10 Dec 2016, 4:00–6:00pm
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
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