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Softly Spoken

Curriculum strands : Visual arts, Technology, Social Studies | Suitable: Primary, Intermediate, Secondary | Duration: 60 - 90 minutes | Cost: Free | Dates: 3 August - 10 November 2019

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Teachers Exclusive Night

Thursday 4 July, 4pm | Join us for an exclusive opportunity for Hawke’s Bay teachers to preview Yukari Kaihori: This Land is All We Know and Bob Jahnke’s Lamentation exhibitions and find out about the gallery’s free art education programmes.

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Top Art

Monday 6 May – Friday 10 May, 10am - 4.30pm | NZQA’s annual touring exhibition featuring a selection of the NCEA Level 3 portfolios that achieved Excellence in Visual Art in the previous year. Folios from design, painting, photography, printmaking and sculpture will be on display at the gallery.

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The Water Project

Years 1 - 13 | Visual Arts | The Water Project exhibition engages with the complex realities of water in the 21st Century – as bringer of life and ancestral voice, but also as a contested commodity and saleable resource | Until 24 March 2019

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Billie Culy and Henry Lyons: At the Table

Years 1 - 13 | Visual Arts, English and Social Sciences | This collaborative installation by Billie Culy and Henry Lyons uses photography, found objects and audio to connect viewers with portraits of Hawke’s Bay people. Personal objects sit alongside photographs, accompanied by recorded interviews from each participant who we never see in person | 18 Feb - 10 May

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Tuia – Encounters 250

Years 1 - 13 | Visual Arts, Social Sciences | In Kauri Hawkins' upcoming exhibition he takes a contemporary lens to James Cook’s arrival in New Zealand on the Endeavour 250 years ago, drawing on the iconography of basketball | 1 April- 21 June

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Youth Art Symposium

Years 9 - 13 | Visual Arts, Performing Arts, English and Social Sciences | 22 May to 24 May 2019 | If you’d like to make a booking or require further information please contact us.

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