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Art and Culture

Auckland Museum is part of the wider Arts and Culture community in New Zealand and around the world.

Here you will find listings for artists, works, collaborations and events supported by the Museum.

  • Bedroom Producers

    Offsite
    FRI 31 MAR - SAT 6 MAY (TUE - FRI 10AM-5PM, SAT 8AM-2PM, SUN CLOSED)
    Free, FRESH GALLERY, 5/46 FAIR MALL, ŌTARA

    This exhibition profiles the work of musician-producers Anonymouz and Dee Letoa, as well as the photographs of Grant Apiata, who has been documenting the hip-hop scene in Aotearoa over 20 years.

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  • Fazioli International Piano Recital Series

    28 APR - 3 NOV 2017
    Auditorium, Adults $50, concessions available

    Back for a 10th season, the legendary Fazioli Piano Recital Series returns to the Museum for four stellar performances.

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  • The Forgotten Break in History: WWI and the year 1917 in German commemorative culture

    TUES 2 MAY, 3PM
    ADULTS $10, INSTITUTE MEMBERS & STUDENTS $5, Event Centre, Level 3

    Join Dr Gorch Pieken as he explores the German response to commemorating the First World War - especially in German museums.

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  • RSNZ Lecture - Sir Venkatraman Ramakrishnan: Antibiotics and the cell’s protein factory

    ADULTS $20, RSNZ Members and Friends $17, professional members (MRSNZ) $15
    Tuesday, 4 April 2017, 6:00 PM

    We are delighted to host Nobel Prize-winning biologist, President of the Royal Society of London, UK Medical Research Council Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Dr Venki Ramakrishnan.

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  • Base FM Cover Story, Part 2

    Offsite
    SAT 22 APR - SAT 13 MAY 2017
    Studio One Toi Tū, 1 Ponsonby Rd, Free

    NZ Records That Shaped NZ Dance Floors. The second Base FM Cover Story exhibition expands to include the greater Auckland DJ community, with the focus on New Zealand records which shaped Auckland dance floors over the last 25+ years.

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  • Slow Art Day

    Past Event
    SAT 8 APR 2017, 2PM
    Library Reading Room, FREE WITH MUSEUM ENTRY

    Get up close to a selection of treasures from the Museum's collection.

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  • Pao Pao Pao: Album showcase

    Offsite
    Past Event
    Sun 23 APR, 3.00PM
    Te Oro Community Centre, Glen Innes

    Young Māori artists from the Pao Pao Pao Māori music mentoring programme perform their original waiata as featured on an exciting new compilation album.

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  • Base FM Volume Record Fair

    Sat 29 Apr 2017, 11am - 4pm
    Free with Museum entry

    Join Base FM's stable of expert DJs and sound selectors as they bring their finest second-hand vinyl record collections to the Museum.

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