Art, music, film, talks, beer, wine, food. This is the first chance to explore our new exhibitions after hours.
5–9.30pm Delicious treats from House of Dumplings, and cash bar serving Tuatara beer, Seresin wine, Six Barrel Soda and Mela juice | Downstairs
5–10pm DJ B.Lo plays live | Downstairs
5–7pm / 9–10pm Shannon Te Ao: Untitled (McCahon House Studies) | Auditorium
6pm Exhibition tour of Colin McCahon: On Going Out with the Tide | Downstairs
7.30pm Talk: CHASING THE LOUNGE: Eames, power and padding: Frank Stark | Auditorium
Director of Whanganui Regional Museum Frank Stark shows and discusses excerpts from Charles and Ray Eames’ short films focussing on furniture and chair design, and talks about chairs in popular culture.