A Micronaut in the Wide World: The Imaginative Life and Times of Graham Percy
Exhibition developed and curated by Gregory O’Brien in partnership with
Exhibition Services Ltd.
Happy birthday Frances Hodgkins
Exhibition runs until Sunday June 7 2015
The New Zealand Artist Abroad, 2003, ink and pencil, 760 x 560 mm. Wellington City Council Art Collection. Used with permission of the Estate of Graham Percy.
Frances Mary Hodgkins (1869-1947)
A Fortune Teller [The Fortune Teller], 1896. Courtesy of the Field Collection Trust
A suite of six paintings on loan from Avenal McKinnon and the Field Collection.
Francis Hodgkins, Goose Girl, 1905 (Courtesy Field Collection Trust)
20th December 2014 - 1st of Feburary 2015:
Lightness of Being, Michelle Backhouse
Michelle Backhouse, Sway, 2014. Photograph by Helen Fierlinger
(Somewhere) Between, Trevor Pye
Trevor Pye, Secret Geography, 2014
“He Toi Reikorangi” Te Atiawa Celebrate Matariki at Mahara
Artist’s talk ‘Under That Mountain’ by New Zealand children’s book illustrator Trevor Pye.
Sunday 26 April at 2pm, entry free.
FRANCES HODGKINS’ BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION
A talk by art historian Dr Pamela Gerrish Nunn ‘Frances Hodgkins on the move’ at 11am, preceded by tea, coffee and birthday cake from 10.30am.
Tuesday 28 April, 10.30am – 12 noon, entry free.
ADULT DRAWING WORKSHOP
Adult drawing workshop at Mahara Gallery with artist Kimbra Taylor.
Wednesday 6 May and Wednesday 13 May, 10am-12 noon, materials supplied. Cost $20 per session. Bookings through gallery.
FRIENDS OF MAHARA
Madrigals and Sonnets
In partnership with the Friends of Kapiti Libraries, members of Kapiti Chamber Choir conducted by Stuart Douglas, with Janet Secker award-winning poet Julie Leibrich
Friday 15 May, 11am. Gold coin donation.
Friends of Mahara Sunday Event #4
Professor Les Holborow has recently joined the Mahara Gallery Trust Board, and will give a talk on ‘Appreciating art - the role of galleries and universities in a digital world’.
Sunday 10 May at 4pm, Friends of Mahara free, guests of Friends $10, new Friends welcome.
ONCE IN A FULL MOON
String Bean Puppets: Anna Bailey. Saturday 23 May 11am, free entry.
Tuesday - Saturday10am - 4 pm
Sunday1pm - 4pm