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Doris de Pont ONZM New Years Honour

Tuesday, 8 January 2013, 2:17 pm | Whangarei Art Museum

The art museum would like to congratulate Doris de Pont curator of the Whangarei Art Museum's current Summer exhibition HOME SEWN for her New Year's Honour. More >>

Legend! Myth and Allegory in Aotearoa - Exhibitions

Wednesday, 18 July 2012, 3:24 pm | Whangarei Art Museum

Norm Heke OMG’s: Maori Gods in the 21st Century. Digital photography by Norm Heke. More >>

Israel Tangaroa Birch & Ralph Hotere

Thursday, 5 April 2012, 12:58 pm | Whangarei Art Museum

Ara- i-te -uru Israel Tangaroa Birch – an installation project curated by Reuben Friend and toured by City Gallery Wellington. More >>

NOM*d floor talk by Dr Natalie Smith

Friday, 24 February 2012, 1:06 pm | Whangarei Art Museum

The Whangarei Art Museum is hosting a floor talk by Dr Natalie Smith one of the curators of NOM*d the art of Fashion which is currently on show here at WAM. More >>

artpractice! – opening at Parliament House

Thursday, 16 February 2012, 1:00 pm | Whangarei Art Museum

On Wednesday 4pm 8th February 2011 the Whangarei Art Museum exhibition of 8 Whangarei connected artists Artpractice! opened at Bowen House Gallery Parliament Buildings. More >>

FASHIONISTA! From SUBLIME TO street savvy

Friday, 20 January 2012, 4:01 pm | Whangarei Art Museum

FASHIONISTA! From SUBLIME TO street savvy Conceptual Couture - Art and Garment Design from the early 19th Century to the 21st Century - a suite of 3 exhibitions announce the New Year More >>

Drawn from Italy: Mantegna to Kauffmann Exhibition

Thursday, 3 November 2011, 3:48 pm | Whangarei Art Museum

The Whangarei Art Museum is very proud to present Drawn from Italy: Mantegna to Kauffmann This selection of drawings and prints from Te Papa's collection illustrates the influence of Italian ideas about art and artists that spread throughout Europe from the time ... More >>

Haere Mai The New Art Museum@THE HUB HUGE Success

Friday, 14 October 2011, 11:49 am | Whangarei Art Museum

From the 12th September to the 12th October 2011 just short of 5,000 people have visited the new art museum premises – more than an entire year’s audience at the old museum premises. More >>

Richard Parker: Master of Craft

Thursday, 25 August 2011, 2:05 pm | Whangarei Art Museum

Toured by Objectspace, Auckland 13 September – 30 November 2011 Official Rugby Exhibition Program 2011 at the NEW Whangarei Art Museum More >>

STANDS - Stephen Roucher - Photographic exhibition

Wednesday, 24 August 2011, 2:02 pm | Whangarei Art Museum

A photographic essay of provincial rugby stands across ‘heartland New Zealand’, 13 September – 30 November 2011. Rugby Exhibition Programs in the NEW Whangarei Art Museum -Te Manawa Toi @ THE HUB – Te Manawa Town Basin, Whangarei. More >>

Hard on the Heels, Capturing the All Blacks

Friday, 1 July 2011, 5:03 pm | Whangarei Art Museum

LEGENDARY PHOTOGRAPHER PETER BUSH AND A SELECTION OF HIS PEERLESS PHOTOGRAPHS OF ALL BLACK TEAMS OVER THE PAST 60 YEARS. More >>

The Franz and Maria Iseke Oceanic Arts Collection

Wednesday, 4 May 2011, 1:54 pm | Whangarei Art Museum

Collections for a public art museum are the ‘heart and soul’ of the institution and the cultural memory of their communities. The Whangarei Art Museum collection has grown enormously since it opened 15 years ago this month on 31st May 1996. More >>

Upcoming Exhibition at Whangarei Art Museum

Wednesday, 30 March 2011, 3:25 pm | Whangarei Art Museum

Much like Rita Angus, the celebrated artist Jo Hardy moved North just as the centre of gravity for creative culture was moving from Christchurch to Auckland and beyond in the 1950s and 1960s. Unlike Angus who sojourned only for a few months (in Mangonui), ... More >>

Look Forward to an Exciting New Year

Thursday, 23 December 2010, 2:06 pm | Whangarei Art Museum

- Look Forward to an Exciting New Year – - Art Museum to be re-sited to Town Basin More >>

Carols in the Park

Wednesday, 15 December 2010, 10:01 am | Whangarei Art Museum

The Harmony Chorus will sing Carols in the Rose Gardens Saturday 18th December @ 11am Sponsored by the Whangarei Art Museum as part of the Artisans Fair Christmas Market More >>

Credo and Quest: Religion & Spirituality in NZ Art

Friday, 22 October 2010, 5:04 pm | Whangarei Art Museum

Art and religion have been intertwined since the first glimmerings of human history but in New Zealand - somehow despite our Missionary colonialist connections, any major survey of the visual arts in this genre has been entirely minimal. More >>

INNOVATE NZ 2010 Award of Excellence Winner

Thursday, 12 August 2010, 5:49 pm | Whangarei Art Museum

The Whangarei Art Museum is delighted to congratulate Whangarei engineering company Richardson Stevens and Grant Stevens for success in the New Zealand Association of Consulting Engineers Awards announced 31 July in New Plymouth for their work on the ... More >>

Museum Marks 25th Anniversary Of Rainbow Warrior

Friday, 25 June 2010, 3:07 pm | Whangarei Art Museum

Opening guest speaker Bunny McDiarmid - Chief Executive Greenpeace NZ and a former Rainbow Warrior crewmember More >>

Paheka Colonisation & Maori Empowerment, Paintings

Wednesday, 20 January 2010, 3:48 pm | Whangarei Art Museum

The long curvaceous peninsula of Northland/Te Tai Tokerau can claim a very unique place in the social, political and cultural memory of our country. As birthplace of a nation and a significant first point of social interaction between Maori and ... More >>

New Acquisition For Art Museum

Sunday, 29 November 2009, 2:20 pm | Whangarei Art Museum

The Whangarei Art Museum is delighted to announce an important new acquisition to the museum’s modernist maori art collection. Based around the experimental Northern Maori Project by the Department of Education in the 1950’s and focussing on maori ... More >>

   

 

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