- Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa on NZMuseums
Shane Cotton, Auckland Art Gallery
Artworks of Bill Hammond (New Zealander,
28 August 2012 Media Release, University of Otago, New Zealand Shane cotton
Welcome to the home to one of New Zealand's most important public art collections.
Pa Kahawai (trolling lure), New Zealand. Gift of the New Zealand Government, Te Papa
A hei tiki (pendant in human form), an emblem of the Maori people and New Zealand. (Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa)
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Brent Wong's Mean Time Exposure (1971) ... Te Papa dug deep into its pockets to secure the museum what it regards as iconic artworks at a significant Auckland auction. The museum spent almost $1 million on four big-ticket lots: Gordon Walters' Painting no 7 (1965), Michael Illingworth's As Adam and Eve (1965), Brent Wong's Mean Time Exposure (1971), and Peter Robinson's Boy Am I Scarred Eh (1997) Read more at www.stuff.co.nz