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Pātaka gallery upgrade

16 May – 16 June 2016

From the 16th of May to the 16th of June 2016, Pātaka’s gallery spaces will be getting a makeover. Due to walls and doors being moved, floors being polished and new exhibitions being installed, the Toi Store and all Pātaka gallery spaces will be temporarily unavailable to the public.

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Art + ‘Aiga

Sun 29 May 2016, 1pm-3.30pm

It’s that time of the year again when the Samoan language, Gagana Samoa, and culture are featured in events and celebrations across the country. Here at Pātaka, we invite you and your family to participate in our Art + ‘Aiga day on Sunday, 29 May 2016.

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Art Night Pō Whakaatu Toi

Thursday 2 June, 5-10pm

Jump on board a FREE Art Night bus and celebrate Matariki with live music, exhibitions and special events after dark.

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2-26 June 2016

Eight Wellington museums and galleries have joined forces to present a major programme of exhibitions and events to celebrate Matariki 2016, the Māori New Year.

The Wellington Matariki Festival will host free events and activities between Saturday 2-26 June.

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Pātaka Friends Winter Music Series

12/26 June & 3/17 July 2016

Winter is coming and so are the chilling sounds of the Pātaka Friends Winter Music Series.

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