Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki is the largest art institution in New Zealand, with a collection numbering over 15,000 works. These include major holdings of New Zealand historic, modern and contemporary art, and outstanding works by Māori and Pacific Island artists, as well as European painting, sculpture and print collections ranging in date from 1376 to the present day.
19: Ralph Hotere, Requiem for Tony - Sep 19, 2012 | Art + Object in New Zealand
acrylic and brolite lacquer on board title inscribed, signed and dated 1973 and inscribed Port Chalmers '71 - '73 ver... on Sep 19, 2012
Michel Tuffery | Solander Works on Paper Art Gallery
Michel Tuffery is an established sculptor, printmaker and painter who draws on his Samoan, Rarotongan and Tahitian heritage to produce innovative pieces exploring the ever changing Pacific. In his 2009 stamp series, Michel Tuffery M.N.Z.M introduces us to a new collection of works inspired by nostalgia around his childhood memories of the postage stamp. He recalls the memories of receiving packages from Taranaki bearing a collage of stamps. This nostalgia is heightened by the onset of the…