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Check-In At City Gallery Wellington’s Terminal

Saturday, 15 August 2020, 3:25 pm | City Gallery Wellington

John Akomfrah The Airport 2016, © Smoking Dogs Films; Courtesy Smoking Dogs Films and Lisson Gallery, London The complex relationship between contemporary art and the airport comes under the spotlight in Terminal at City Gallery Wellington. Opening ... More >>

City Gallery Wellington Kicks off Summer Season

Friday, 15 November 2019, 11:09 am | City Gallery Wellington

City Gallery Wellington presents Steve Carr: Chasing the Light and News from the Sun , 16 November—15 March 2020 | Free entry More >>

What's coming up at City Gallery 16-19 November

Thursday, 14 November 2019, 3:35 pm | City Gallery Wellington

We’ve got a jam-packed few days here at the Gallery with a new season of exhibitions opening, exhibition closing, a live quadraphonic-sound performance, exhibition tours, two artist talks, Gordon H. Brown Lecture, and NZIA talk. Read on to find out more ... More >>

City Gallery Wellington presents Eavesdropping

Thursday, 22 August 2019, 12:57 pm | City Gallery Wellington

City Gallery Wellington presents Eavesdropping —an exhibition that explores the politics of listening in our post-Snowden moment. But it isn’t just about big data, surveillance, and security, it’s also about our personal responsibilities as earwitnesses. More >>

Quasi has landed

Monday, 19 August 2019, 10:49 am | City Gallery Wellington

This morning, Ronnie van Hout’s Quasi was installed on the roof of City Gallery Wellington with the help of Wellington Helicopters Limited. The five-metre hybrid face-hand will be perched atop the Gallery for up to three years. Initially commissioned ... More >>

All Hands on Deck

Tuesday, 6 August 2019, 4:53 pm | City Gallery Wellington

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No—it’s a giant hybrid face-hand. After almost three years perched atop Christchurch Art Gallery, Ronnie van Hout’s Quasi is relocating to the roof of City Gallery Wellington. More >>

City Gallery presents Split Level View Finder

Tuesday, 23 July 2019, 3:42 pm | City Gallery Wellington

This winter, City Gallery Wellington presents Split Level View Finder: Theo Schoon and New Zealand Art, the first comprehensive exhibition of Schoon’s art since the 1980s, rethinking his legacy for twenty-first century New Zealand. Connecting Bauhaus ... More >>

Contemporary Feminism, Tuatara Open Late, Family Day...

Monday, 1 July 2019, 1:58 pm | City Gallery Wellington

We look forward to Contemporary Feminism: Sons of Feminism —the second lively panel discussion exploring Contemporary Feminism, narratives around the male/female brain, raising boys, and more. Chaired by RNZ’s Susie Ferguson, panellists include ... More >>

What's on at City Gallery Wellington

Wednesday, 5 June 2019, 3:04 pm | City Gallery Wellington

This week, Tuatara Open Late turns five years old. We’re celebrating tomorrow (Thurs 6 June) at June’s Open Late. We’ve got lots of great things happening throughout the evening; a discussion on Eva Rothschild’s work, sounds from Radio ... More >>

What's On at City Gallery Wellington This Week (4-10 March)

Monday, 4 March 2019, 10:42 am | City Gallery Wellington

It’s a really busy week here at City Gallery—we’ve got live performances, screenings, the return of our Book Club, closing exhibitions and Tuatara Open Late. There’s less than a week left to check out From Scratch: 555 Moons and Cao Fei: ... More >>

What's On at City Gallery Wellington This Week (18-24 Feb)

Saturday, 16 February 2019, 4:40 pm | City Gallery Wellington

This week we host British artist Tania Kovats for a talk about her sculpture, drawing, writing, and large-scale public work. We also look forward to a screening of Sonics from Scratch —a documentary portrait of Phil Dadson. Events – Free Entry ... More >>

What's On at City Gallery Wellington This Week

Monday, 11 February 2019, 4:22 pm | City Gallery Wellington

This week features events for fans of all ages and interests. Gallery Babes returns tomorrow—the perfect art fix for parents and carers of young babies. Thursday evening, we host Pilgrimage from Scattered Points —a film by acclaimed Glasgow-based artist, ... More >>

What's On at City Gallery Wellington This Week

Tuesday, 5 February 2019, 3:46 pm | City Gallery Wellington

The first Tuatara Open Late of 2019 takes place this Thursday 7 February, and brings together a stellar panel discussing Can Music Be Political? This is your chance to have an after hours viewing of our summer exhibitions , see a live performance by ... More >>

Exhibition by one of China’s leading contemporary artists

Wednesday, 21 November 2018, 12:16 pm | City Gallery Wellington

Cao Fei’s work explores the fluid boundaries between physical and virtual existence. She dragged the art world into the virtual world with RMB City (2007–11), a virtual metropolis built and hosted on the online platform Second Life. More >>

City Gallery presents Yona Lee: In Transit.

Tuesday, 20 November 2018, 11:44 am | City Gallery Wellington

Yona Lee’s work is an invitation to look further into the objects and spaces surrounding us, especially … two of the most common activities of our time—transit and consumption. More >>

From Scratch Exhibition Opens With Live Performance

Wednesday, 7 November 2018, 10:25 am | City Gallery Wellington

City Gallery Opens From Scratch Exhibition 555 Moons with an Unmissable Carhorn Hocket Saturday 17 November 2018 | Free event More >>

What's On at City Gallery Wellington This Week

Tuesday, 23 October 2018, 2:26 pm | City Gallery Wellington

This Wednesday at City Gallery the discussion around contemporary feminism continues with Contemporary Feminism Panels: Feminism and Faith. Kim Hill will be joined by panellists Saziah Bashir, Caroline Blyth, Reverend Jean Malcolm, and Lilia Tarawa. More >>

What's On at City Gallery Wellington This Week

Monday, 15 October 2018, 11:33 am | City Gallery Wellington

City Gallery and Radio New Zealand mark Suffrage 125 with a second series of panel discussions exploring contemporary feminism. These discussions build upon the lively national conversations that took place during Cindy Sherman last year. More >>

What's on at City Gallery Wellington This Week

Monday, 24 September 2018, 12:54 pm | City Gallery Wellington

Our events calendar is filled with literature and music this week, starting with tonight’s From Luminous Moments to Island Time: The BWB Texts Story , Wednesday’s NZTrio: Braid concert celebrating Suffrage 125, and our WOW tours get underway on ... More >>

What's on at City Gallery Wellington

Wednesday, 22 August 2018, 12:25 pm | City Gallery Wellington

Against a backdrop of economic pressures and fake news, join us for a discussion about the state of New Zealand and global media. The conversation will be led by young New Zealander Mel Bunce, who lectures on journalism at City, University of ... More >>