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Wellington Folk Festival

Wellington Folk Festival

MON 23 OCT 9:00 A.M. - 11:45 A.M.

Wellington's annual folk music festival at Labour Weekend - amazing guest performers from France, USA, UK, and Russia as well as NZ. Join us for this premier music festival. Lots of different genres: Bluegrass,...

Maureen Lander: Flat-pack Whakapapa

Maureen Lander: Flat-pack Whakapapa

MON 23 OCT 10:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Just as whakapapa (genealogy) reflects someone’s lineage and biology, the starting line of a kete determines how its patterning and size will develop. In Flat-pack Whakapapa, Maureen Lander will create three...

HandShake 3: Reflect

HandShake 3: Reflect

MON 23 OCT 10:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

To ‘reflect’ can mean both to mirror or to cast back and respond. In this exhibition, 12 jewellers who are a part of the Handshake project have been invited to draw connections between the term ‘reflect’ and the...

Across From the Court, On the Way to The Mall

Across From the Court, On the Way to The Mall

MON 23 OCT 10:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Jay Hutchinson is an embroidery artist with a twist. He has a longstanding fascination with street culture, which he expresses in his art works by contrasting the quick nature of graffiti with the slow and careful...

The Mind In the Hand: Drawing From The Dowse Collection

The Mind In the Hand: Drawing From The Dowse Collection

MON 23 OCT 10:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

"It seems that whether the hand is holding a pencil, a loaded brush, a piece of modelling clay, or even a collage paper, it is not important. What is of prime importance is that the hand responds to what is seen. So,...

Fiona Clark: Te Iwi o Te Wahi Kore

Fiona Clark: Te Iwi o Te Wahi Kore

MON 23 OCT 10:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

For over 40 years, Fiona Clark’s style of documentary photography has continued to capture the essence of the communities she has been a part of, so they can be better understood. Her photographs from the 1980–81...

Nicholas Mangan: Limits to Growth

Nicholas Mangan: Limits to Growth

MON 23 OCT 10:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Limits to Growth is the first survey exhibition of Australian artist Nicholas Mangan to be held in Aotearoa New Zealand. With a strong research base in history, science and visual culture, Mangan's work addresses a...

Scribble + Sculpt: Art in Schools

Scribble + Sculpt: Art in Schools

MON 23 OCT 10:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Art and craft have been vital to our education system since the 1940s. The exhibition Scribble + Sculpt shares the story of pioneering teachers who led the way for educational reform and promoted creativity at the heart...

Wrought October Makers' Market

Wrought October Makers' Market

MON 23 OCT 10:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.

Wrought is a new breed of makers' market, featuring local crafters and makers, performers, workshops, demonstrations, activities, and amazing food. Labour Weekend is about DIY, family, shopping, and relaxing. Come...

Messy Monday

Messy Monday

MON 23 OCT 3:30 P.M. - 4:30 P.M.

Build! Make! Create! Our educators are opening up our Creative Workshop to encourage no rules creative exploration. Koha. Age 8+ Spaces are limited, pre-book to avoid disappointment. Phone - 04 570 6500 Email...

Torchlight Tours

Torchlight Tours

MON 23 OCT 6:00 P.M. - 6:15 P.M.

Come inside and warm up at The Dowse during Highlight with a cosy torchlight tour through one of our fantastic exhibitions. We’ve turned down the lights and are inviting you to explore our shows with your very own...

Torchlight Tours

Torchlight Tours

MON 23 OCT 6:30 P.M. - 6:45 P.M.

Come inside and warm up at The Dowse during Highlight with a cosy torchlight tour through one of our fantastic exhibitions. We’ve turned down the lights and are inviting you to explore our shows with your very own...

Torchlight Tours

Torchlight Tours

MON 23 OCT 7:00 P.M. - 7:15 P.M.

Come inside and warm up at The Dowse during Highlight with a cosy torchlight tour through one of our fantastic exhibitions. We’ve turned down the lights and are inviting you to explore our shows with your very own...

HighLight: Carnival of Lights

HighLight: Carnival of Lights

MON 23 OCT 7:00 P.M. - 11:00 P.M.

Mark the evenings of 20 – 23 October in your calendars. For four nights over Labour Weekend, HighLight will transform Riddiford Garden into an interactive carnival of light for all ages. Join us to experience free...

Torchlight Tours

Torchlight Tours

MON 23 OCT 7:30 P.M. - 7:45 P.M.

Come inside and warm up at The Dowse during Highlight with a cosy torchlight tour through one of our fantastic exhibitions. We’ve turned down the lights and are inviting you to explore our shows with your very own...

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