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Harbour the hero of Pātaka’s new children’s gallery

Tuesday, 31 October 2017, 3:00 pm | Pataka

The new interactive children’s gallery Our Harbour - Te Awarua-o-Porirua steps into the story of life around Te Awarua-o-Porirua harbour. The exhibition, which opens on Saturday 18 November, will be blessed by Ngāti Toa in a ceremony the day ... More >>

Dark Horizons - An art exhibition

Friday, 14 July 2017, 2:49 pm | Pataka

DARK HORIZONS Fear of an Imagined Threat An art exhibition by leading Muslim-Australian artists Abdul Abdullah, Abdul-Rahman Abdullah and Khaled Sabsabi More >>

Pātaka Storage Upgrade Creates Unique Exhibition

Wednesday, 21 June 2017, 10:42 am | Pataka

Nearly all of Pātaka’s 25,000 objects are on display in two exhibitions while its storage facilities are being upgraded. More >>

Roger Mortimer to exhibit at Pātaka

Friday, 20 January 2017, 12:31 pm | Pataka

Roger Mortimer’s exhibition Dilemma Hill is set to open at Pātaka Art + Museum on 26 February as part of Pātaka’s stunning new seasonal line-up. More >>

Imagine Asia exhibition to share new artistic perspectives

Monday, 9 February 2015, 3:22 pm | Pataka

From bold colours in Bangalore to deep snow in Sapporo – a new exhibition in Porirua conveys the fresh perspectives experienced by New Zealand artists visiting Asia. More >>

Last Chance to See Peter Madden's Work at Pataka

Thursday, 27 November 2014, 2:45 pm | Pataka

Roger Mortimer Otago Harbour 2014, acrylic on canvas. Peter Madden Coming from all the places you have never been Until Sunday 30 Nov 2014 More >>

Exhibitions opening

Tuesday, 23 September 2014, 12:24 pm | Pataka

Karl Maughan’s exhibition A Clear Day opens at Pataka Art + Museum on Sunday 28 September. His monumental, vibrant paintings of gardens in full flower are the perfect antidote to any post-election blues. Karl Maughan, returned to Auckland from an extended ... More >>

Curator’s talk this weekend

Friday, 7 March 2014, 12:43 pm | Pataka

Please join us this Sunday to hear Te Papa curators Sarah Farrar and Megan Tamati-Quennell talk about our current show Meridian Lines/Nga Ahapau: More >>

The latest intelligence from Pataka

Wednesday, 28 August 2013, 11:49 am | Pataka

Come and participate in these two exciting events coming up soon at Pataka in association with our Refugee exhibition: More >>

PATAKA Events for February

Thursday, 13 January 2011, 10:49 am | Pataka

Join Ashley Ramsden and Sue Hollingsworth from the International School of Storytelling (Emerson, UK) for a storytelling experience in the Pataka courtyard. Taking the theme of the Elements Festival this year the storytelling will explore the idea of water. ... More >>

I see Red

Wednesday, 8 April 2009, 2:48 pm | Pataka

Shaped for younger audiences and the young at heart, visitors to Pataka will be invited to respond to the I See Red exhibition artworks in new ways. This includes looking at them through red glasses and discovering the fascinating tales behind the production ... More >>

'I See Red' and RedArt day for children

Monday, 16 March 2009, 1:50 pm | Pataka

I See Red, the first of our Autumn Season Exhibitions and RedArt day for children and Pataka's younger audiences More >>

Lace and textile lovers, don't miss this weekend

Thursday, 3 July 2008, 10:58 am | Pataka

'It's a Textiles World After All' weekend * Friday gallery talk with Anne Glennie from the Woolshed Potters exhibition * The Winter Series Music Concerts More >>

This weekend's events at Pataka

Thursday, 9 August 2007, 1:08 pm | Pataka

The Migrating Kitchen Saturday Demonstrations * Gallery Talk. THE ITINERANT ARTIST, Revisiting the Paintings of William George Baker. More >>

Painting for Joy: Japanese Paintings from the 90s

Friday, 23 February 2007, 10:38 am | Pataka

Painting for Joy: New Japanese Painting in the 1990s is a worldwide touring exhibition organised by the Japan Foundation, featuring the paintings of nine contemporary Japanese artists who have contributed to the critical revision of painting in Japan. More >>

Global Eye, Conservation Exhibition

Tuesday, 1 August 2006, 10:17 am | Pataka

Global Eye is an exhibition running this week and untill the 13th July, out at Pataka Gallery in Porirua. Go check it out or, you are more than welcome to attend the closing night with 2 dignitaries giving speeches, Sue Kegley, Greens Party MP and Winnie ... More >>

Upcoming Festival Events

Friday, 10 February 2006, 5:05 pm | Pataka

PATAKA is proud to host a series of world class events during the 2006 NZ International Arts Festival. Acoustic guitar, comedy and theatre for kids and adults alike - make your bookings at Ticketek now! More >>

Pataka Opens Wallace Art Award Exhibition

Monday, 14 November 2005, 4:57 pm | Pataka

The Annual Wallace Art Awards is the biggest and the longest surviving art award institution in New Zealand. This year’s exhibition includes new work by award winners and finalists Sara Hughes, Reuben Paterson, Robert McLeod, Richard Lewer and Glenn ... More >>

'the koru club' exhibition - opening at PATAKA

Thursday, 3 November 2005, 9:57 am | Pataka

'the koru club' exhibition opens at PATAKA on Saturday 5 November - an outstanding collection of works by contemporary artists who have been inspired by the work of Gordon Walters. The exhibition is a visually stunning collection in which artists ... More >>

Poets collaborate with Painters at Pataka

Tuesday, 29 March 2005, 1:38 pm | Pataka

A kiss is a blessing, something we share with our loved ones, sometimes taken for granted, other times relished. We may be different combinations of lover, mother, sister, daughter, or granddaughter but we are all part of a family. Especially when ... More >>

 

 

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