On Going Out with the Tide explores McCahon’s evolving engagement with Māori subjects and themes in his works from the 1960s and 1970s. These works range from early treatments of koru imagery to later history paintings, referring to Māori prophets and highlighting land-rights issues.
The first New Zealand exhibition from Los Angeles-based artist Petra Cortright opens Saturday 8 April.
The first New Zealand solo exhibition in more than 25 years by internationally-acclaimed artist Cindy Sherman opens at City Gallery Wellington.
Closed from Monday 17 October – Friday 18 November. Reopening to the public on Saturday 19 November with the major photography exhibition, Cindy Sherman.
Opening Day Events
Saturday, 11am — Free
City Talks: Maurice Clark — Preserving Wellington's Heritage Buildings.
Monday, 6pm — Free
Curatorial Conundrums: Ideals and Compromises—William Ewing
Tuesday, 6pm — Free
Weekend Exhibition Tours
Saturdays and Sundays, 12.15 - 12.45pm — Free