Ongoing Education Programmes for All Ages
City Gallery Explorer: 1 hour. Visit and explore all of our new galleries and exhibitions at City Gallery and take part in gallery based activities. A great introduction to contemporary art and art galleries for all year levels.
Drawing in the Gallery: 1.5 hours. Be inspired by a selection of artworks at City Gallery, and develop your own creative responses to them while experimenting with different drawing techniques.
Ongoing Education Programmes for specific Year levels
Speaking Pictures: 45 mins, Yrs 1-3. Listen to, create and tell stories inspired by artworks at City Gallery Wellington. A great introduction to contemporary art and art galleries for our younger visitors.
Creative and Critical Thinking Skills: 1 hour, Yrs 4-8 and 9-10. Take part in activities, discussions and games to develop students creative and critical thinking skills in response to a selection of artworks at City Gallery.
Research and Critical Analysis: 1.5 hours, Yrs 11-13. Develop students critical analysis and research skills by participating in activities and discussions in response to a selection of artworks at City Gallery.
Ongoing Outdoor Education Programmes, Summer terms only
Maori Mythology and Public Sculpture:1.5 hours, all ages. Find out how Māori legends are told through public sculpture in and around Civic Square and take part in observational and drawing activities inspired by the artworks.
Public Sculpture Trail: 1.5 hours, all ages. Discover different types of public sculpture in and around Civic Square and the waterfront, making drawings and taking part in activities along the way.
All programmes are $2 per student for a Gallery tour only and $3 per student for a Gallery tour and practical art-making session in the Education Studio.
If you would like further information on the Education Programmes offered at City Gallery Wellington, or to make a booking, please contact:
For all enquiries please contact:
Claire Hopkins, Gallery Educator
T: 04 913 9029