Rayner Brothers David Bain Teapot (detail)

Paul & Mark Rayner – Shelf Life

27 Nov 2014 – 18 Jan 2015

This exhibition represents an overview of our work over the last ten years and includes ceramic works, latch hook rugs, photographs, paintings and ‘matchstick art’.

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In Bloom: An artists’ Garden by Porirua Schools

18 December 2014 – 25 January 2015

Over 20 local schools have participatedall in a project developed by the Pataka Education team to fill the gallery with flowers – and more than a few birds and insects too (can you spot them all?).

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Robin White with Ruha Fifita Ko e Hala Hangatonu 2013 (2)

Robin White with Ruha Fifita – Ko e Hala Hangatonu: The Straight Path

7 December 2014 – 2 March 2015

Iconic New Zealand artist Robin White has collaborated with Tongan artist Ruha Fifita over a number of years to create a monumental installation of ngatu (painted tapa) to be exhibited at Pataka Art + Museum this Summer.

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Roger-Mortimer-Otago-Harbour-2014-(detail)

23rd Annual Wallace Art Awards 2014

29 Nov 2014 – 8 Feb 2015

Pataka is one of only three venues nationally to host the touring exhibition of 23rd Wallace Art Awards winners and finalists, the premier contemporary art awards in New Zealand. This annual awards exhibition provides a snapshot of what is happening nation-wide in the contemporary art scene.

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Karl Maughan: A Clear Day

28 Sept – 8 Feb 2015

This exhibition presents a selection of the artist’s major garden paintings from 1986 to 2014.

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