Public Programme November – December 2019


Adam Art Gallery Te Pātaka Toi at Twenty
Billy Apple, Fiona Clark, Mata Aho Collective, Colin McCahon, Christopher Perkins
06.11.19 – 22.03.20


Tuesday 5 November 2019, 5.30–8pm
Exhibition opening
Adam Art Gallery Te Pātaka Toi
On 21 September 1999 Adam Art Gallery opened its doors for the first time. To mark our twentieth year, please join us to celebrate the launch of our new suite of exhibitions. These will be opened by Professor Jennifer Windsor, Pro Vice-Chancellor Humanities, Social Sciences and Education at Victoria University of Wellington.

Adam Art Gallery will be open from 5.30pm. The opening reception will take place from 6pm at Milk & Honey Café, opposite the Gallery.


Wednesday 6 November, 12pm
Adam Art Gallery Te Pātaka Toi
Join us for a lunchtime conversation between Taranaki-based artist, Fiona Clark and Te Ātiawa historian and curator Anna-Marie White, in Clark’s exhibition The Live Feed – Fiona Clark’s ‘Egmontiana’.


Saturday 9 November, 2pm
Adam Art Gallery Te Pātaka Toi
Join Director Christina Barton, Curator Stephen Cleland and Collection Officer Sophie Thorn for a tour of the exhibitions on view to explore how the separate projects exemplify the contribution the Adam has made to discourse on the visual arts over its twenty-year history.