City Gallery

Past event

Tuatara Open Late

4 May 2017

Art, music, film, talks, beer, wine, food. This is the first chance to explore our new exhibitions after hours.


5pm New exhibitions open: Colin McCahon: On Going Out with the TidePetra Cortright: RUNNING NEO-GEO GAMES UNDER MAMEMartino Gamper: 100 Chairs in 100 Days | All Galleries

59.30pm Delicious treats from House of Dumplings, and cash bar serving Tuatara beer, Seresin wine, Six Barrel Soda and Mela juice | Downstairs

510pm DJ B.Lo plays live | Downstairs

57pm / 910pm 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.