City Gallery

Past event

Tuatara Open Late

7 September 2017

Art, music, film, talks, beer, wine, food. A changing programme of after-dark events on the first Thursday of the month.


5-9.30pm: Supper treats from La Boca Loca and cash bar

5-10pm: All exhibitions open and music with DJ B.Lo

7pm: Occulture Talk: embodying character in art and the occult
Auckland-based artist Mary MacGregor-Reid considers the characters of Aleister Crowley and George Watson MacGregor-Reid (her Great Grandfather) and how they both embodied the artistic spirit of their time​. She discusses how magickans and artists, from Crowley to contemporary art, embody characters and archetypes to further their work.

8.30pm: Occulture: The Dark Arts exhibition Tour