City Gallery

Past event

ANZ Family Day

30 April 2017

Visit City Gallery for fun art activities the whole whānau can enjoy on the last weekend of the school holidays.

Explore our exhibitions and see major works by Colin McCahon, Petra Cortright's digital paintings and Martino Gamper's 100 Chairs. Be inspired by the exhibitions and make a chair or a badge, or both.

Join Timotimo for interactive storytelling and waiata responding to McCahon's work.

Catch screenings from Square Eyes Film Foundation in the Auditorium.

Activities Timetable: 

Ground floor, 12pm / 2pm
Interactive storytelling and waiata in Colin McCahon: On Going Out with the Tide

Square Eyes Film Screenings
Auditorium, 11.30am / 12.30pm / 1.30pm / 2.30pm / 3.30pm
Short film screenings inspired by the current exhibitions.

Make a Chair
Education Studio, 11am–4pm
Experiment with everyday materials to construct your own chair, inspired by Martino Gamper’s works.

Make a Badge
Reading Room, 11am–4pm
Inspired by Petra Cortright’s digital paintings, make your own mini-collage-painting in the form of a badge to wear.

LOOk! cards
Art Cart / all galleries, 11am–4pm
Explore the current exhibitions with our fun LOOk! activity cards.