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Events by Waikato Museum

 

Musical Feast

Music   Nov 2 2017

Hear top young musicians from the Conservatorium of Music at the University of Waikato play in the...

 

Maaori Arts and Crafts: Puti Puti/Flax Flowers

Workshop   Nov 3 2017

Celebrate Maaori craft on the first Friday of the month. Make putiputi - harakeke/flax flowers...

 

Strangely Familiar: Portraits by Wayne Youle

Exhibition   Nov 3 2017 - Jan 7 2018

Curated by Helen Kedgley, this exhibition consists of a series of bold, stylised portraits of New...

 

Culture Club: Goddess Belly Dance Troupe

Dance   Nov 5 2017

Culture Club celebrates the diversity of cultural communities from our city and the wider region....

 

Remembrance Sunday

Music   Nov 12 2017

Mark Armistice Day with some memorable tunes performed by the Cambridge Brass Quintet....

 

Recollections - Richard Horner

Visual Art   Nov 17 - Dec 18 2017

Richard Horner was born in Devonport, England, and immigrated to Auckland where he attended An was...

 

People - Harriet Bright

Visual Art   Nov 17 - Dec 18 2017

‘I enjoy the simple and expressive qualities of line, attempting to reproduce the immediacy...

 

Relatives - Jenni Taris and Rene Goodfellow

Sculpture   Nov 17 - Dec 18 2017

'Relatives' is an exhibition about the ceramic works of two sisters, Jenni Taris and has...

 

Te Rongo Aaniwaniwa/A Dissonant Harmony

Visual Art   Nov 18 2017 - Feb 18 2018

Bringing together work by artists from across Waikato and beyond to explore the complexity of our...

 

Waiclay National Ceramics Award 2017

Sculpture   Nov 18 2017 - Feb 18 2018

Waiclay was established in 2001 at a national convention in the Waikato which included a national...

 

The New Zealand Tree Project

Exhibition   Nov 18 2017 - Feb 18 2018

In 2015, climbers, scientists and photographers spent more than 100 hours over four weeks high in...

 

Waiclay Judge’s Talk: Rowley Drysdale

Visual Art   Nov 18 2017

Waiclay 2017 judge Rowley Drysdale shares his views on this year’s finalists. Image: life...

 

Violin Recital

Music   Nov 19 2017

Students from Trudi Miles’ violin studio perform a variety of pieces for your enjoyment. the...

 

Te Whaanau Maarama: The Heavenly Bodies

Exhibition   Apr 28 2016 - Jul 13 2018

This ground-breaking exhibition shines the spotlight on Maaori astronomy and examines the Maaori -...

 

2017 National Contemporary Art Award

Ceramic   Jul 29 - Nov 5 2017

The National Contemporary Art Award can be described as brave, colourful and never shy, an award -...

 

Te Haerenga The Journey: Toward Te Whare Taonga o Waikato

Exhibition   Aug 5 - Nov 26 2017

Thirty years ago this October, a purpose-built museum opened in Grantham Street, Hamilton. This of...

 

The Cold Islanders

Exhibition   Aug 26 - Dec 3 2017

The physical adjustment to the cold winters of Aotearoa would have been difficult for Maaori, so...

 

Ngaa Taonga: Treasures from Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato

Photography   Sep 1 - Oct 29 2017

Thirty years ago, collections from the Waikato Historical Society and the Waikato Society of the o...

 

Geometry

Exhibition   Sep 23 2017 - Jan 14 2018

Artists from almost every culture create art that is based upon geometric shapes. Everything in a...

 

Colour Speaks All Languages

Visual Art   Oct 13 - Nov 13 2017

The WSA members show is an annual event. It gives member artists, tutors and professionals the to...

 

Martin Poppelwell: Index

Visual Art   Oct 21 2017 - Jan 21 2018

This exhibition, toured by Hastings City Art Gallery, exhibits a new body of work from Bay artist...

 

Auckland Art Gallery Curator Talk: Ron Brownson

Visual Art   Oct 22 2017

Auckland Art Gallery Senior Curator Ron Brownson shares his favourites from the 'Ngaa...

 

Maaori Arts and Crafts: Koowhaiwhai

Workshop   Dec 1 2017

Celebrate Maaori arts and crafts on the first Friday of the month with Marei Kura Creations. This...

 

Nigel Brown: I AM, WE ARE

Visual Art   Dec 2 2017 - Mar 18 2018

A wide-ranging yet cohesive exhibition, I AM, WE ARE features exemplary works from many distinct a...

 

Te Tai Headpiece Workshop

Workshop   Dec 2-3 2017

Join Louisa Humphry on a two-day practical workshop learning about traditional Kiribati culture of...

 

Sunday Recital: Pianist Liam Wooding

Music   Dec 10 2017

Liam will play an eclectic mix of works for all to enjoy....

 

Sunday Recital: Pianist Liam Wooding

Music   Dec 10 2017

Liam will play an eclectic mix of works for all to enjoy....

 

Freedom & Structure: Curator’s Floor Talk

Visual Art   Dec 16 2017

Auckland Art Gallery Curator Julia Waite talks about the significant effect of Cubism on New Colin...

 

Freedom and Structure: Cubism in New Zealand Art 1930-1960

  Dec 16 2017 - Apr 2 2018

A revolutionary style, Cubism’s influence spread globally beyond Europe and the United to at...

 

Christmas Music with the Cambridge Brass Quintet

Music   Dec 24 2017

An hour of festive music to get you in the spirit!...

 

Christmas Music with the Cambridge Brass Quintet

Music   Dec 24 2017

An hour of festive music to get you in the spirit!...

 

Christmas Music with the Cambridge Brass Quintet

Music   Dec 24 2017

An hour of festive music to get you in the spirit!...