Author Archives: Hastings City Art Gallery

Art for Tots

Monday 13 March, 10.30 -11.30am A fun and playful art experience for preschoolers based on the the current exhibitions. Koha, booking required.

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Kids Drop-In Art Days

Tuesday 10 and Thursday 12 October, 10am – 4pm | Drop in with your kids these school holidays for some fun and engaging art activities based on current exhibition 'Everyday Lines'.  All day at the gallery for kids and their adults – just drop in and create! Free, no booking required.

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Kids Drop In Day

10am, – 4.30pm, Tuesday 18 April. Art activities based on the current exhibitions at the Gallery all day for kids and their adults – just drop in and create! Free.

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Iwitoi Kahungunu

Main Gallery: 18 February – 14 May | Iwitoi Kahungunu is a recently formed collective of established artists from the visual, performance and language disciplines, whom either whakapapa to Kahungunu or reside in the iwi.

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Iwitoi Kahungunu Education Programme

Available: 20 February-14 May 2017, Cost: Free, Suitable: Year 1-13, NCEA 1.2-2.2-3.2- 1.1-2.1-3.1, Duration: 90 minutes, however, we can change it to meet your timeframe. How do artworks tell stories? During this programme, we look at carving, cloaks, paintings and woven artworks in the exhibition and find out how some artists use narrative techniques we are familiar with...

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Art for Babes

Monday 13 February, 10:30am- 11:30am. Pop your baby in the buggy and join us for a tour of our current exhibitions. These tours are for parents and carers of young babies followed by afternoon tea - no knowledge of art necessary! Free...

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Gallery Explorer: Drawing from Art

Students will respond to what they see in the gallery through a range of activities including drawing, aiming to develop their own observation based imagery. NCEA: 1.2-2.2-3.2- 1.1-2.1-3.1. Duration: One hour, however, we can change it to meet your timeframe. Suitable: For Year 1-13 Available: Throughout the year Cost: Free

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