Hui | Education Programme

By exploring Paratene Matchitt’s exhibition 'Hui', students will understand the innovation and invention that led him to become one of New Zealand’s iconic artists. The programme consists of a discussion and hands-on activity. Curriculum strands: Visual Arts, English and Social Studies Duration: 90 minutes NCEA: 1.2-2.2-3.2- 1.1-2.1-3.1 Cost: Free Suitable: All levels Dates: Until 18 March 2018

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Life Will Go on Long After Money | Education Programme

Sculptor Ben Pearce has installed a large-scale interactive work in the gallery. Based on the true story of a man who built himself a get-away on the boulder bank of Nelson’s inlet, Pearce’s sculpture is a fascinating revisit of the event in which Ben himself played a surprising role. In the education programme, students explore ideas surrounding the meaning of home. The programme consists of a discussion and hands-on activity. Curriculum strands: Visual Arts, English and Social Studies Duration: 90 minutes NCEA: 1.2-2.2-3.2- 1.1-2.1-3.1 Cost: Free Suitable: All levels Dates: Until 25 March 2018

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PLAY: Art that makes you move

Students play and engage with three different interactive artworks. Curriculum strands: Visual Arts and Social Studies Duration: One hour Suitable: Primary, Intermediate, Secondary NCEA: 1.2-2.2-3.2- 1.1-2.1-3.1 Cost: Free Dates: 2 April -20 July 2018 Move and play through giant inflated capsules of Seung Yul O’s Periphery. Students will study how...

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Early Childhood Education Programme

PLAY: Art that makes you move Students play and engage with three different interactive artworks. Move and play through giant inflated capsules of Seung Yul O’s Periphery. Students explore the roles of air, form, space and scale in his artwork, they also discover and role of audience in interacting with...

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Volunteer Programme

Do you have spare time? Are you interested in being involved in the creative community? Would you like to learn more about the arts? If you answered yes to any of these questions then it’s you we are looking for! The gallery is a publicly funded facility available to the...

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