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September 2020

Free
Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui – Taonga mai ngā tāngata, ngā wāhi, me ngā takahanga (Treasured taonga from people, places and events), shares significant Māori taonga, treasures, relating to famous people, places and events. Learn about major rangatira, chiefs, Māori-Pākehā relationships, famous battles,...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Sunday 1 November
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Rongonui Exhibition


Free
1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition

1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition

“The outline of the hill turned into a giant serpent as it heaved up and down. The shock wave swept across it, creating a monster crossing the skyline.” - NG Bailey At 10:47am on 3 February 1931, a devastating earthquake struck Hawke’s Bay. In that moment it seemed the end of the world had...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - 1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition


Free
Tēnei Tonu Exhibition

Tēnei Tonu Exhibition

This stunning exhibition features a broad range of historic and contemporary taonga from the collection of the Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Ta-u-rangi. Translated as 'always here', Tēnei Tonu shares diverse stories of local Iwi Ngati Kahungunu and their enduring connection to the...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Tēnei Tonu Exhibition


Free
Waka kōrero Māori Exhibition

Waka kōrero Māori Exhibition

Waka kōrero Māori: waka carrying the taonga, te reo The Waka Kōrero Māori exhibition encourages learning the Māori alphabet by pronouncing the names of the kaharehe animal treasures on display. Bring your whanau to MTG – it’s free! Kō Waka Kōrero Māori hei whakaaturanga kia...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Waka kōrero Māori Exhibition


Free
On Art & Activism Exhibition

On Art & Activism Exhibition

On Art & Activism presents art from key moments in Aotearoa, New Zealand's history. Here we see artists speaking out against legacies of capitalism, industrialism, and colonialism, working in the cause of political movements. These artworks reflect periods in which New Zealand citizens fought...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Sunday 24 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - On Art & Activism Exhibition


Free
Silver: Heirlooms From the Collection Exhibition

Silver: Heirlooms From the Collection Exhibition

Silver, valued for its rarity and attractive lustre, has for centuries been mined and formed into an extensive range of domestic, personal, religious, and ceremonial objects. Silver is one of the most versatile and singular precious metals: it is malleable and ductile and has a relatively low...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Silver: Heirlooms From the Collection Exhibition


Free
Lewis Evans: Of Time and Place Exhibition

Lewis Evans: Of Time and Place Exhibition

Lewis Evans was born in Birmingham, 1878, the second eldest in a family of eleven children. At the age of nine, Lewis contracted poliomyelitis (polio) a muscle wasting illness. His lower body paralysed, he was for the rest of his life dependent on a bath chair, (similar to a wheel chair) for...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Lewis Evans: Of Time and Place Exhibition


Free
Motherwood - Katharine White

Motherwood - Katharine White

Motherwood is a response to a 1000-year-old poem, Motherwood is a response to 2020, Motherwood is medicine for a lost people, Motherwood is re-membering Our Mother. Paintings, drawings, photocopies, small sculptures, and sketches… by Katharine White. With 10% of all sales going to the...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Saturday 26 September
Where:
Hastings Community Arts Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Motherwood - Katharine White


Free
Mood Swings - Jo Reid

Mood Swings - Jo Reid

Local Hawke's Bay artist, Jo Reid, displays a diverse range of acrylic on canvas paintings featuring local land/seascapes, flora and fauna among others. Jo mentions the title 'Mood Swings' reflects her mindset at the time of painting. This exhibition is currently creating a lovely calming mood...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Saturday 26 September
Where:
Hastings Community Arts Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Mood Swings - Jo Reid


Free
The Lockdown Drawings by Mam Aotearoa - Opening & Exhibition

The Lockdown Drawings by Mam Aotearoa - Opening & Exhibition

These series of drawings by Mam Aotearoa emerged from curtailed travel plans, hence no immediate drawing ideas, and a sense of frustration brought on by the sudden lockdown. She had to face up to the page with nothing. With a pencil in hand Mam scribbled, big loopy scribbles. She looked at the...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Thursday 1 October
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - The Lockdown Drawings by Mam Aotearoa - Opening & Exhibition


Free
Hawke’s Bay Embroiderers’ Guild Exhibition

Hawke’s Bay Embroiderers’ Guild Exhibition

The Hawke’s Bay Embroiderers’ Guild is in its 45th year. The Guild, which is an incorporated society, has 69 members and meets monthly in the Rotary Lounge in Taradale. They also have three regular stitch groups and workshops from time to time. There are 58 Guilds around New Zealand...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Thursday 1 October
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hawke’s Bay Embroiderers’ Guild Exhibition


Derek Henderson: Milk Run

Derek Henderson: Milk Run

Derek Henderson: Milk Run, Holt Gallery As a photographer, Derek Henderson has a broad ranging practice, working across the genres of fashion, architecture, portrait and landscape. Henderson has spent many years working abroad and he now bases himself between Auckland and Sydney. Even when...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Saturday 10 October
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Derek Henderson: Milk Run


Free
Eve Kireka: Ahokore Ahikaaroa

Eve Kireka: Ahokore Ahikaaroa

Eve Kireka: Ahokore Ahikaaroa - Keeping the home fires burning Alcove Gallery In this installation piece, Kireka has explored the feminine elements of the natural world, creating a narrative using light and mixed media to explore the connections between cosmic influences and the future of...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Saturday 31 October
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Eve Kireka: Ahokore Ahikaaroa


Free
Akiko Diegel: lost, lost property

Akiko Diegel: lost, lost property

Akiko Diegel: lost, lost property Japanese-born artist Diegel lives and works in Auckland, her work often dealing with the realisation of existence: Things that are consumed, worn, worked, carried, forgotten or collected. This new installation explores the dichotomy of thought when encountering...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Saturday 31 October
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Akiko Diegel: lost, lost property


Free
TIKA TONU: 30 Kahungunu Artists

TIKA TONU: 30 Kahungunu Artists

8 August - 1 November 2020 | Main Gallery | Curated by Sandy Adsett TIKA TONU brings emerging and established contemporary painters and sculptors from the iwi of Ngāti Kahungunu ki Wairoa, ki Heretaunga, ki Wairarapa together in an exhibition of artwork derived from, but beyond the tradition. ...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Saturday 31 October
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - TIKA TONU: 30 Kahungunu Artists


Free
Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition

Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition

The naming of a new apple cultivar Billy Apple® fulfils a long held ambition for the artist and is the natural culmination of his 1962 self-branding exercise. Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product 1962—2020 looks back to Apple’s name change and the way Apple created art works that...

Date: Saturday 26 September to Sunday 21 March
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition


October 2020

Free
Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui – Taonga mai ngā tāngata, ngā wāhi, me ngā takahanga (Treasured taonga from people, places and events), shares significant Māori taonga, treasures, relating to famous people, places and events. Learn about major rangatira, chiefs, Māori-Pākehā relationships, famous battles,...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Sunday 1 November
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Rongonui Exhibition


Free
1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition

1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition

“The outline of the hill turned into a giant serpent as it heaved up and down. The shock wave swept across it, creating a monster crossing the skyline.” - NG Bailey At 10:47am on 3 February 1931, a devastating earthquake struck Hawke’s Bay. In that moment it seemed the end of the world had...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - 1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition


Free
Tēnei Tonu Exhibition

Tēnei Tonu Exhibition

This stunning exhibition features a broad range of historic and contemporary taonga from the collection of the Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Ta-u-rangi. Translated as 'always here', Tēnei Tonu shares diverse stories of local Iwi Ngati Kahungunu and their enduring connection to the...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Tēnei Tonu Exhibition


Free
Waka kōrero Māori Exhibition

Waka kōrero Māori Exhibition

Waka kōrero Māori: waka carrying the taonga, te reo The Waka Kōrero Māori exhibition encourages learning the Māori alphabet by pronouncing the names of the kaharehe animal treasures on display. Bring your whanau to MTG – it’s free! Kō Waka Kōrero Māori hei whakaaturanga kia...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Waka kōrero Māori Exhibition


Free
On Art & Activism Exhibition

On Art & Activism Exhibition

On Art & Activism presents art from key moments in Aotearoa, New Zealand's history. Here we see artists speaking out against legacies of capitalism, industrialism, and colonialism, working in the cause of political movements. These artworks reflect periods in which New Zealand citizens fought...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Sunday 24 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - On Art & Activism Exhibition


Free
Silver: Heirlooms From the Collection Exhibition

Silver: Heirlooms From the Collection Exhibition

Silver, valued for its rarity and attractive lustre, has for centuries been mined and formed into an extensive range of domestic, personal, religious, and ceremonial objects. Silver is one of the most versatile and singular precious metals: it is malleable and ductile and has a relatively low...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Silver: Heirlooms From the Collection Exhibition


Free
Lewis Evans: Of Time and Place Exhibition

Lewis Evans: Of Time and Place Exhibition

Lewis Evans was born in Birmingham, 1878, the second eldest in a family of eleven children. At the age of nine, Lewis contracted poliomyelitis (polio) a muscle wasting illness. His lower body paralysed, he was for the rest of his life dependent on a bath chair, (similar to a wheel chair) for...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Lewis Evans: Of Time and Place Exhibition


Free
Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition

Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition

The naming of a new apple cultivar Billy Apple® fulfils a long held ambition for the artist and is the natural culmination of his 1962 self-branding exercise. Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product 1962—2020 looks back to Apple’s name change and the way Apple created art works that...

Date: Saturday 26 September to Sunday 21 March
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition


Free
The Lockdown Drawings by Mam Aotearoa - Opening & Exhibition

The Lockdown Drawings by Mam Aotearoa - Opening & Exhibition

These series of drawings by Mam Aotearoa emerged from curtailed travel plans, hence no immediate drawing ideas, and a sense of frustration brought on by the sudden lockdown. She had to face up to the page with nothing. With a pencil in hand Mam scribbled, big loopy scribbles. She looked at the...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Thursday 1 October
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - The Lockdown Drawings by Mam Aotearoa - Opening & Exhibition


Free
Hawke’s Bay Embroiderers’ Guild Exhibition

Hawke’s Bay Embroiderers’ Guild Exhibition

The Hawke’s Bay Embroiderers’ Guild is in its 45th year. The Guild, which is an incorporated society, has 69 members and meets monthly in the Rotary Lounge in Taradale. They also have three regular stitch groups and workshops from time to time. There are 58 Guilds around New Zealand...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Thursday 1 October
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hawke’s Bay Embroiderers’ Guild Exhibition


Derek Henderson: Milk Run

Derek Henderson: Milk Run

Derek Henderson: Milk Run, Holt Gallery As a photographer, Derek Henderson has a broad ranging practice, working across the genres of fashion, architecture, portrait and landscape. Henderson has spent many years working abroad and he now bases himself between Auckland and Sydney. Even when...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Saturday 10 October
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Derek Henderson: Milk Run


Free
Eve Kireka: Ahokore Ahikaaroa

Eve Kireka: Ahokore Ahikaaroa

Eve Kireka: Ahokore Ahikaaroa - Keeping the home fires burning Alcove Gallery In this installation piece, Kireka has explored the feminine elements of the natural world, creating a narrative using light and mixed media to explore the connections between cosmic influences and the future of...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Saturday 31 October
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Eve Kireka: Ahokore Ahikaaroa


Free
Akiko Diegel: lost, lost property

Akiko Diegel: lost, lost property

Akiko Diegel: lost, lost property Japanese-born artist Diegel lives and works in Auckland, her work often dealing with the realisation of existence: Things that are consumed, worn, worked, carried, forgotten or collected. This new installation explores the dichotomy of thought when encountering...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Saturday 31 October
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Akiko Diegel: lost, lost property


Free
TIKA TONU: 30 Kahungunu Artists

TIKA TONU: 30 Kahungunu Artists

8 August - 1 November 2020 | Main Gallery | Curated by Sandy Adsett TIKA TONU brings emerging and established contemporary painters and sculptors from the iwi of Ngāti Kahungunu ki Wairoa, ki Heretaunga, ki Wairarapa together in an exhibition of artwork derived from, but beyond the tradition. ...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Saturday 31 October
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - TIKA TONU: 30 Kahungunu Artists


Sweet as Banana Pudding - Art Exhibition Opening Night

Sweet as Banana Pudding - Art Exhibition Opening Night

Exhibition and art sale for local HB women artists,to exhibit and sell their work and as a fundraiser for the Heretaunga Women's Centre. Opening night is a wonderful fun filled occasion with live music, wine and nibbles. Come along meet the artists and purchase amazing art works. No...

Date: Friday 2 October
Where:
Heretaunga Women's Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Sweet as Banana Pudding - Art Exhibition Opening Night


Free
Sweet As Banana Pudding - Art Exhibition and Sale

Sweet As Banana Pudding - Art Exhibition and Sale

The Women's centre remains an Art Gallery ( following our Friday the 2nd Oct evening opening night) for five days. Paintings sold will be marked sold but remain at the centre for the duration of the exhibition. Wednesday evening ( the final night) will be a wine and cheese evening.

Date: Saturday 3 October to Wednesday 7 October
Where:
Heretaunga Women's Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Sweet As Banana Pudding - Art Exhibition and Sale


Free
Skeletons of Society Exhibition - Sean Duffell

Skeletons of Society Exhibition - Sean Duffell

Sean Duffell’s assemblages are historical remnants created and represented as somewhat of a cabinet of curiosity, depicting environments of a lost and forgotten yesteryear combined with found historical elements relating to specific areas of Aotearoa. These disused, abandoned places were at...

Date: Friday 16 October to Thursday 29 October
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Skeletons of Society Exhibition - Sean Duffell


Free
Matt Arbuckle: Recto-Verso

Matt Arbuckle: Recto-Verso

Matt Arbuckle: Recto-Verso Holt Gallery Arbuckle’s practice is a process-driven exploration of place, bridging the notions of landscape with the languages of abstraction. He manipulates the fundamentals of scale, format, composition, material, colour and mark-making to produce sculptural...

Date: Saturday 24 October to Saturday 23 January
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Matt Arbuckle: Recto-Verso


Free
Hastings Public Art: Walking Tour

Hastings Public Art: Walking Tour

Join our Hastings City Art Gallery guides for a fascinating tour of the much loved public art of Hastings. Meet at the gallery entrance in Civic Square, next to the Hastings Library. A minimum of five attendees are required for the tour to proceed. No booking required (approx 90 mins). For...

Date: Saturday 24 October
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hastings Public Art: Walking Tour


Free
Night Before Halloween by Lee Gaylor - Opening & Exhibition

Night Before Halloween by Lee Gaylor - Opening & Exhibition

Painter/composer Lee Gaylor’s ‘Night Before Halloween’ exhibition is a collection of new, never previously exhibited works, all, as he likes to say, ‘diabolically hatched’ during his 2020 season. Excerpts from Lee’s compositions will drift about occasionally during the opening...

Date: Friday 30 October to Thursday 12 November
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Night Before Halloween by Lee Gaylor - Opening & Exhibition


November 2020

Free
Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui – Taonga mai ngā tāngata, ngā wāhi, me ngā takahanga (Treasured taonga from people, places and events), shares significant Māori taonga, treasures, relating to famous people, places and events. Learn about major rangatira, chiefs, Māori-Pākehā relationships, famous battles,...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Sunday 1 November
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Rongonui Exhibition


Free
1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition

1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition

“The outline of the hill turned into a giant serpent as it heaved up and down. The shock wave swept across it, creating a monster crossing the skyline.” - NG Bailey At 10:47am on 3 February 1931, a devastating earthquake struck Hawke’s Bay. In that moment it seemed the end of the world had...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - 1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition


Free
Tēnei Tonu Exhibition

Tēnei Tonu Exhibition

This stunning exhibition features a broad range of historic and contemporary taonga from the collection of the Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Ta-u-rangi. Translated as 'always here', Tēnei Tonu shares diverse stories of local Iwi Ngati Kahungunu and their enduring connection to the...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Tēnei Tonu Exhibition


Free
Waka kōrero Māori Exhibition

Waka kōrero Māori Exhibition

Waka kōrero Māori: waka carrying the taonga, te reo The Waka Kōrero Māori exhibition encourages learning the Māori alphabet by pronouncing the names of the kaharehe animal treasures on display. Bring your whanau to MTG – it’s free! Kō Waka Kōrero Māori hei whakaaturanga kia...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Waka kōrero Māori Exhibition


Free
On Art & Activism Exhibition

On Art & Activism Exhibition

On Art & Activism presents art from key moments in Aotearoa, New Zealand's history. Here we see artists speaking out against legacies of capitalism, industrialism, and colonialism, working in the cause of political movements. These artworks reflect periods in which New Zealand citizens fought...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Sunday 24 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - On Art & Activism Exhibition


Free
Silver: Heirlooms From the Collection Exhibition

Silver: Heirlooms From the Collection Exhibition

Silver, valued for its rarity and attractive lustre, has for centuries been mined and formed into an extensive range of domestic, personal, religious, and ceremonial objects. Silver is one of the most versatile and singular precious metals: it is malleable and ductile and has a relatively low...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Silver: Heirlooms From the Collection Exhibition


Free
Lewis Evans: Of Time and Place Exhibition

Lewis Evans: Of Time and Place Exhibition

Lewis Evans was born in Birmingham, 1878, the second eldest in a family of eleven children. At the age of nine, Lewis contracted poliomyelitis (polio) a muscle wasting illness. His lower body paralysed, he was for the rest of his life dependent on a bath chair, (similar to a wheel chair) for...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Lewis Evans: Of Time and Place Exhibition


Free
Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition

Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition

The naming of a new apple cultivar Billy Apple® fulfils a long held ambition for the artist and is the natural culmination of his 1962 self-branding exercise. Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product 1962—2020 looks back to Apple’s name change and the way Apple created art works that...

Date: Saturday 26 September to Sunday 21 March
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition


Free
Night Before Halloween by Lee Gaylor - Opening & Exhibition

Night Before Halloween by Lee Gaylor - Opening & Exhibition

Painter/composer Lee Gaylor’s ‘Night Before Halloween’ exhibition is a collection of new, never previously exhibited works, all, as he likes to say, ‘diabolically hatched’ during his 2020 season. Excerpts from Lee’s compositions will drift about occasionally during the opening...

Date: Friday 30 October to Thursday 12 November
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Night Before Halloween by Lee Gaylor - Opening & Exhibition


Free
Matt Arbuckle: Recto-Verso

Matt Arbuckle: Recto-Verso

Matt Arbuckle: Recto-Verso Holt Gallery Arbuckle’s practice is a process-driven exploration of place, bridging the notions of landscape with the languages of abstraction. He manipulates the fundamentals of scale, format, composition, material, colour and mark-making to produce sculptural...

Date: Saturday 24 October to Saturday 23 January
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Matt Arbuckle: Recto-Verso


Wildflower Sculpture Exhibition Gala Opening

Wildflower Sculpture Exhibition Gala Opening

Join artists, organisers, sponsors and art buyers for the elegant outdoor opening of the seventh biennial Wildflower Sculpture Exhibition. This is a fundraising event for Cranford Hospice and a fabulous opportunity to have the first option at purchasing the stunning range of sculpture on sale in...

Date: Tuesday 10 November
Where:
Round Pond Garden, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Wildflower Sculpture Exhibition Gala Opening


Wildflower Sculpture Exhibition 2020

Wildflower Sculpture Exhibition 2020

Join us for the seventh biennial Wildflower Sculpture Exhibition – a highlight of spring in Hawke’s Bay. Explore the expanse of wildflowers and Round Pond Garden’s Mediterranean landscape design at 125 Rosser Road, Hastings, and enjoy: - A unique exhibition of sculpture by around 80...

Date: Wednesday 11 November to Sunday 15 November
Where:
Round Pond Garden, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Wildflower Sculpture Exhibition 2020


Free
EAST 2020

EAST 2020

Main Gallery EAST 2020 is the flagship biennial exhibition for Hawke's Bay. With an open call to artists and selection for inclusion, the exhibition has given the opportunity for new stars to emerge and present their work alongside more established and recognised local artists. EAST has provided...

Date: Saturday 21 November to Thursday 28 January
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - EAST 2020


December 2020

Free
1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition

1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition

“The outline of the hill turned into a giant serpent as it heaved up and down. The shock wave swept across it, creating a monster crossing the skyline.” - NG Bailey At 10:47am on 3 February 1931, a devastating earthquake struck Hawke’s Bay. In that moment it seemed the end of the world had...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - 1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition


Free
Tēnei Tonu Exhibition

Tēnei Tonu Exhibition

This stunning exhibition features a broad range of historic and contemporary taonga from the collection of the Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Ta-u-rangi. Translated as 'always here', Tēnei Tonu shares diverse stories of local Iwi Ngati Kahungunu and their enduring connection to the...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Tēnei Tonu Exhibition


Free
Waka kōrero Māori Exhibition

Waka kōrero Māori Exhibition

Waka kōrero Māori: waka carrying the taonga, te reo The Waka Kōrero Māori exhibition encourages learning the Māori alphabet by pronouncing the names of the kaharehe animal treasures on display. Bring your whanau to MTG – it’s free! Kō Waka Kōrero Māori hei whakaaturanga kia...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Waka kōrero Māori Exhibition


Free
On Art & Activism Exhibition

On Art & Activism Exhibition

On Art & Activism presents art from key moments in Aotearoa, New Zealand's history. Here we see artists speaking out against legacies of capitalism, industrialism, and colonialism, working in the cause of political movements. These artworks reflect periods in which New Zealand citizens fought...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Sunday 24 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - On Art & Activism Exhibition


Free
Silver: Heirlooms From the Collection Exhibition

Silver: Heirlooms From the Collection Exhibition

Silver, valued for its rarity and attractive lustre, has for centuries been mined and formed into an extensive range of domestic, personal, religious, and ceremonial objects. Silver is one of the most versatile and singular precious metals: it is malleable and ductile and has a relatively low...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Silver: Heirlooms From the Collection Exhibition


Free
Lewis Evans: Of Time and Place Exhibition

Lewis Evans: Of Time and Place Exhibition

Lewis Evans was born in Birmingham, 1878, the second eldest in a family of eleven children. At the age of nine, Lewis contracted poliomyelitis (polio) a muscle wasting illness. His lower body paralysed, he was for the rest of his life dependent on a bath chair, (similar to a wheel chair) for...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Lewis Evans: Of Time and Place Exhibition


Free
Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition

Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition

The naming of a new apple cultivar Billy Apple® fulfils a long held ambition for the artist and is the natural culmination of his 1962 self-branding exercise. Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product 1962—2020 looks back to Apple’s name change and the way Apple created art works that...

Date: Saturday 26 September to Sunday 21 March
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Matt Arbuckle: Recto-Verso

Matt Arbuckle: Recto-Verso

Matt Arbuckle: Recto-Verso Holt Gallery Arbuckle’s practice is a process-driven exploration of place, bridging the notions of landscape with the languages of abstraction. He manipulates the fundamentals of scale, format, composition, material, colour and mark-making to produce sculptural...

Date: Saturday 24 October to Saturday 23 January
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
EAST 2020

EAST 2020

Main Gallery EAST 2020 is the flagship biennial exhibition for Hawke's Bay. With an open call to artists and selection for inclusion, the exhibition has given the opportunity for new stars to emerge and present their work alongside more established and recognised local artists. EAST has provided...

Date: Saturday 21 November to Thursday 28 January
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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January 2021

Free
On Art & Activism Exhibition

On Art & Activism Exhibition

On Art & Activism presents art from key moments in Aotearoa, New Zealand's history. Here we see artists speaking out against legacies of capitalism, industrialism, and colonialism, working in the cause of political movements. These artworks reflect periods in which New Zealand citizens fought...

Date: Tuesday 22 September to Sunday 24 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition

Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition

The naming of a new apple cultivar Billy Apple® fulfils a long held ambition for the artist and is the natural culmination of his 1962 self-branding exercise. Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product 1962—2020 looks back to Apple’s name change and the way Apple created art works that...

Date: Saturday 26 September to Sunday 21 March
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition


Free
Matt Arbuckle: Recto-Verso

Matt Arbuckle: Recto-Verso

Matt Arbuckle: Recto-Verso Holt Gallery Arbuckle’s practice is a process-driven exploration of place, bridging the notions of landscape with the languages of abstraction. He manipulates the fundamentals of scale, format, composition, material, colour and mark-making to produce sculptural...

Date: Saturday 24 October to Saturday 23 January
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Matt Arbuckle: Recto-Verso


Free
EAST 2020

EAST 2020

Main Gallery EAST 2020 is the flagship biennial exhibition for Hawke's Bay. With an open call to artists and selection for inclusion, the exhibition has given the opportunity for new stars to emerge and present their work alongside more established and recognised local artists. EAST has provided...

Date: Saturday 21 November to Thursday 28 January
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - EAST 2020


February 2021

Free
Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition

Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition

The naming of a new apple cultivar Billy Apple® fulfils a long held ambition for the artist and is the natural culmination of his 1962 self-branding exercise. Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product 1962—2020 looks back to Apple’s name change and the way Apple created art works that...

Date: Saturday 26 September to Sunday 21 March
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition


March 2021

Free
Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition

Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition

The naming of a new apple cultivar Billy Apple® fulfils a long held ambition for the artist and is the natural culmination of his 1962 self-branding exercise. Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product 1962—2020 looks back to Apple’s name change and the way Apple created art works that...

Date: Saturday 26 September to Sunday 21 March
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition


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