Events

Events

Find out what's on in Lower Hutt. Our events are sourced from Eventfinda.

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Find out what exhibitions are on at the Dowse Art Museum.

Carving Class for Beginners

Carving Class for Beginners

SAT 14 DEC 9:30 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.

This is a 1-day beginners carving class. 1 Day / $150 (includes materials) Lena Stackhouse will be taking this class. In this class we will create a wearable carving from wood or bone, students will be offered a...

Solid Ground

Solid Ground

SAT 14 DEC 10:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Solid Ground brings together a selection of unconventional landscapes from The Dowse Collection, moving beyond figurative painting to include abstract works, photography, sculpture and printmaking. Using landscape as...

Zina Swanson: For Vivian

Zina Swanson: For Vivian

SAT 14 DEC 10:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Vivian Wiley can communicate with plants - perhaps we all can. In 1973, a book called The Secret Life of Plants described experiments showing how plants respond to humans and experience feelings, such as pain or fear,...

Zena Abbott & Emma Fitts: Nomads

Zena Abbott & Emma Fitts: Nomads

SAT 14 DEC 10:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Nomads opens 19 October and tells the story of New Zealand’s first professional studio weaver Zena Abbott. In the 1950s, weaver Zena Abbott (1922-1993) travelled around Aotearoa New Zealand in a caravan, working as a...

Dirty Ceramics

Dirty Ceramics

SAT 14 DEC 10:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Bold, joyful and confronting, this exhibition brings together a group of rule breakers, whose organic constructions expand ideas of ceramics beyond the objects we use every day. You won’t find a cup or a bowl in Dirty...

Olivia Webb: Anthems of Belonging

Olivia Webb: Anthems of Belonging

SAT 14 DEC 10:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Artist Talk: Dec 01, 2PM In Anthems of Belonging, artist and musician Olivia Webb has worked with five families, from Kiribati, Zambia, Samoa, the Philippines and the Netherlands, to write, perform and film new...

Strands

Strands

SAT 14 DEC 10:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Making journeys to meet whānau, walk up a mountain, swim in a river, or return to an indigenous practice, each of the four artists in Strands has recently revisited the whenua they are from. Highlighting the role of...

Light Fall: Studio Glass from the Dowse Collection

Light Fall: Studio Glass from the Dowse Collection

SAT 14 DEC 10:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

New Zealand studio glass has had a relatively short history that made inroads in the 1970s and 80s and has cemented its own unique place in the decades since. From Tony Kuepfer’s sinuous blown glass vessels to Ann...

Santa's Grotto

Santa's Grotto

SAT 14 DEC 11:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

The Jackson Street Programme is bringing to you the tradition of twilight parades in Petone. The Petone Twilight Christmas Parade is on Friday, the 22nd of November starting at 7pm. The route is Jackson Street from...

Christmas Carols and Movie Pop Up

Christmas Carols and Movie Pop Up

SAT 14 DEC 2:00 P.M. - 6:00 P.M.

The popular Christmas Carols Pop Ups are back again this year, so don't miss your chance to enjoy a family friendly Christmas sing-a-long. The Red Caravan containing a band of Christmas carollers full of contagious...

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