Events

Events

Family Art
  • Sundays 1 - 3 pm
  • Todd Energy Learning Centre

Drop-in interactive art-making sessions for the whole family

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Exhibition Insight
  • Sundays 11 - 11.30 am
  • Meet in the foyer

Ask any questions you have and learn more about our exhibitions with our staff.

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The Films of Alexandre Larose
  • Sun 27 Aug 2017. 2—3:30PM
  • Len Lye Centre Cinema

A special programme of films by Alexandre Larose, introduced by Govett-Brewster's 2017 International Film ...

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Sense Art
  • Mon 28 Aug 2017. 2—3PM
  • Meet in the foyer

We host a tour for people with vision impairments per exhibition suite.

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The Coming War on China
  • Sun 3 Sep 2017. 4—6PM
  • Len Lye Centre Cinema

John Pilger reveals what the news doesn't - that the United States and the world ...

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Seniors
  • Fri 8 Sep 2017. 9:30—11AM
  • Govett-Brewster Art Gallery/Len Lye Centre

Seniors learn about and discuss the artworks and exhibitions

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NZIFF 2017 - Dries
  • Fri 8 Sep 2017. 3:30—5PM
  • Len Lye Centre Cinema

The 30-year career of prolific Belgian fashion designer Dries Van Noten is celebrated in this ...

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NZIFF 2017 - I Am Not Your Negro
  • Fri 8 Sep 2017. 6:30—8:10PM
  • Len Lye Centre Cinema

This Oscar-nominated documentary draws an astonishing, challenging and utterly contemporary examination of race in the ...

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NZIFF 2017 - I Am Not Your Negro
  • Sat 9 Sep 2017. 3:30—5:10PM
  • Len Lye Centre Cinema

This Oscar-nominated documentary draws an astonishing, challenging and utterly contemporary examination of race in the ...

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NZIFF 2017 - A Fantastic Woman
  • Sat 9 Sep 2017. 6:30—8:15PM
  • Len Lye Centre Cinema

Chilean director Sebastián Lelio celebrates the endurance of a woman under suspicion of murder in ...

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NZIFF 2017 - Dries
  • Sun 10 Sep 2017. 1—2:30PM
  • Len Lye Centre Cinema

The 30-year career of prolific Belgian fashion designer Dries Van Noten is celebrated in this ...

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NZIFF 2017 - Whiteley
  • Sun 10 Sep 2017. 6:30—8:10PM
  • Len Lye Centre Cinema

A visual journey into the private life and creative legacy of Australia’s most iconic ...

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The heART of the Matter
  • Mon 11 Sep 2017. 11AM—12:30PM
  • Len Lye Centre Cinema

This richly archived documentary examines the legacy of Gordon Tovey and the post-war education programmes ...

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Hotere
  • Tue 12 Sep 2017. 11AM—12:30PM
  • Len Lye Centre Cinema

This documentary is an intimate portrait of Ralph Hotere, one of Aotearoa’s most respected ...

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Te Reo Māori lessons
  • Tue 12 Sep 2017. 1—1:45PM
  • Todd Energy Learning Centre

Join Govett-Brewster staff and guest tutors for introductory Te Reo lessons.

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The heART of the Matter
  • Wed 13 Sep 2017. 11AM—12:30PM
  • Len Lye Centre Cinema

This richly archived documentary examines the legacy of Gordon Tovey and the post-war education programmes ...

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Hotere
  • Thu 14 Sep 2017. 11AM—12:30PM
  • Len Lye Centre Cinema

This documentary is an intimate portrait of Ralph Hotere, one of Aotearoa’s most respected ...

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Te Reo Māori lessons
  • Thu 14 Sep 2017. 1—1:45PM
  • Todd Energy Learning Centre

Join Govett-Brewster staff and guest tutors for introductory Te Reo lessons.

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NZIFF 2017 - A Fantastic Woman
  • Thu 14 Sep 2017. 3:30—5:15PM
  • Len Lye Centre Cinema

Chilean director Sebastián Lelio celebrates the endurance of a woman under suspicion of murder in ...

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NZIFF 2017 - BIG Time
  • Thu 14 Sep 2017. 6:30—8:10PM
  • Len Lye Centre Cinema

BIG Time gets up close with Danish architectural prodigy Bjarke Ingels over a period of ...

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The heART of the Matter
  • Fri 15 Sep 2017. 11AM—12:30PM
  • Len Lye Centre Cinema

This richly archived documentary examines the legacy of Gordon Tovey and the post-war education programmes ...

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NZIFF 2017 - Whiteley
  • Fri 15 Sep 2017. 3:30—5:10PM
  • Len Lye Centre Cinema

A visual journey into the private life and creative legacy of Australia’s most iconic ...

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Poi E: The Story of Our Song
  • Sat 16 Sep 2017. 11AM—12:40PM
  • Len Lye Centre Cinema

Tearepa Kahi’s richly researched celebration of Dalvanius Prime and the many rivers that flowed ...

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Direct film workshop
  • Sat 16 Sep 2017. 1:30—3:30PM
  • Todd Energy Learning Centre

Use cameraless hand animation techniques to create your own 16mm film.

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NZIFF 2017 - Beuys: Art As a Weapon
  • Sat 16 Sep 2017. 6:30—8:20PM
  • Len Lye Centre Cinema

This archive-packed documentary provides a tantalising introduction to the life and work of Joseph Beuys ...

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The heART of the Matter
  • Sun 17 Sep 2017. 11AM—12:30PM
  • Len Lye Centre Cinema

This richly archived documentary examines the legacy of Gordon Tovey and the post-war education programmes ...

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NZIFF 2017 - BIG Time
  • Sun 17 Sep 2017. 1—2:40PM
  • Len Lye Centre Cinema

BIG Time gets up close with Danish architectural prodigy Bjarke Ingels over a period of ...

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NZIFF 2017 - Kobi
  • Sun 17 Sep 2017. 6:30—8:15PM
  • Len Lye Centre Cinema

This warm and humorous doco about Kobi Bosshard, widely regarded as the grandfather of contemporary ...

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NZIFF 2017 - I Am Not a Witch
  • Thu 21 Sep 2017. 3:30—5PM
  • Len Lye Centre Cinema

Set in Zambia, this strange, engrossing feature addresses the continuing marginalisation of ‘witches’ and revolves ...

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NZIFF 2017 - Kobi
  • Thu 21 Sep 2017. 6:30—8:15PM
  • Len Lye Centre Cinema

This warm and humorous doco about Kobi Bosshard, widely regarded as the grandfather of contemporary ...

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Hotere
  • Sat 23 Sep 2017. 12—1:30PM
  • Len Lye Centre Cinema

This documentary is an intimate portrait of Ralph Hotere, one of Aotearoa’s most respected ...

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NZIFF 2017 - I Am Not a Witch
  • Sat 23 Sep 2017. 6:30—8:10PM
  • Len Lye Centre Cinema

Set in Zambia, this strange, engrossing feature addresses the continuing marginalisation of ‘witches’ and revolves ...

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NZIFF 2017 - Beuys: Art As a Weapon
  • Sun 24 Sep 2017. 6:30—8:20PM
  • Len Lye Centre Cinema

This archive-packed documentary provides a tantalising introduction to the life and work of Joseph Beuys ...

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A Single Man
  • Sun 1 Oct 2017. 4—5:40PM
  • Len Lye Centre Cinema

Tom Ford's tour de force of costuming, architectural and set design.

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German Film Festival 2017 - Paula
  • Wed 4 Oct 2017. 6:30—8:30PM
  • Len Lye Centre Cinema

A dramatic biopic on the life and career of the breakthrough German painter, Paula Modersohn-Becker.

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Seniors
  • Fri 13 Oct 2017. 9:30—11AM
  • Govett-Brewster Art Gallery/Len Lye Centre

Seniors learn about and discuss the artworks and exhibitions

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Nocturnal Animals
  • Sun 15 Oct 2017. 4—6PM
  • Len Lye Centre Cinema

A wealthy art gallery owner is haunted by her ex-husband's novel, a violent thriller ...

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Seniors
  • Fri 10 Nov 2017. 9:30—11AM
  • Govett-Brewster Art Gallery/Len Lye Centre

Seniors learn about and discuss the artworks and exhibitions

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Hotere
  • Sat 11 Nov 2017. 12—1:30PM
  • Len Lye Centre Cinema

This documentary is an intimate portrait of Ralph Hotere, one of Aotearoa’s most respected ...

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Govett-Brewster Babes
  • Fri 17 Nov 2017. 10:30—11:30AM
  • Govett-Brewster Art Gallery/Len Lye Centre

Join us for a baby-friendly, informal talk about the art

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Muka Youth Prints 2017
  • Thu 23 Nov 2017. 12—5PM
  • Todd Energy Learning Centre

The annual exhibition of Muka Studio lithographs for kids

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Muka Youth Prints 2017
  • Fri 24 Nov 2017. 10AM—5PM
  • Todd Energy Learning Centre

The annual exhibition of Muka Studio lithographs for kids

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