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Featured Exhibitions

Len Lye's kinetic sculpture <em>Universe</em> 1976. Len Lye Foundation Collection, Govett-Brewster Art Gallery/Len Lye Centre. Photo Tyler Cann
Len Lye: Happy Moments
  • 5 Aug — 26 Nov 2017
  • Galleries 2,4,5
Key works from the Len Lye Foundation Collection and Archive, captured in their historical moment Info
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  • 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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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