Public Programme April – June 2018


Exhibition opening
Friday 27 April, 6 – 8pm
Adam Art Gallery
Join us for the opening of Marie Shannon: Rooms found only in the home and Elizabeth Price: A RESTORATION. Event sponsored by Spade Oak Vineyard and Tuatara Brewery.

Marie Shannon in conversation with Lucy Hammonds and Lauren Gutsell
Saturday 28 April, 2pm

Adam Art Gallery
Please join us for a conversation with artist Marie Shannon and Dunedin Public Art Gallery curators Lucy Hammonds and Lauren Gutsell.

Artist Talk / Book Launch with Mischa Kuball
Tuesday 22 May, 6-8pm

Adam Art Gallery

An artist talk and book launch with Mischa Kuball about his artwork the ‘Solidarity Grid’, co-hosted by Goethe-Institut New Zealand.

Artists’ archives – a discussion
Saturday 23 June, 2pm
Adam Art Gallery
Chaired by Christina Barton


Lunchtime talk series
Please join us for these lunchtime seminars in which academics from the disciplines of Classics and Art History respond to the work of Elizabeth Price. This is an opportunity to learn about the approaches these different disciplines take to the subject of history, and a chance to hear their considered responses to the imaginative ‘restoration’ that Price poses in her video installation.

Thursday 31 May, 12.30pm
Adam Art Gallery
Diana Burton  

Thursday 21 June, 12.30pm
Adam Art Gallery
Catherine Fowler

Friday 8 June, 12.30pm
Adam Art Gallery
Roger Blackley


Art on Campus Walking Tours with Sophie Thorn
Discover the important and varied Victoria University of Wellington Art Collection with Collection Manager Sophie Thorn. Places limited to 20 people. To express your interest in these tours contact Keay Burridge:, 04 463 6552

Saturday 12 May, 10.30 – 11.30am
Kelburn Campus
Fee: $40

Saturday 9 June, 10.30 – 11.30am
Pipitea Campus
Fee: $40