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The Life and Times of Scarface Claw

26 January - 12 May 2019

Fierce on the outside and soft underneath, Scarface Claw takes centre stage in his very own exhibition. With more than 40 original watercolour illustrations painted by Dame Lynley Dodd, this exhibition showcases Scarface Claw from his first appearance in 'Hairy Maclary from Donaldson’s Dairy' (1983) to his latest, and perhaps greatest, 'Scarface Claw, Hold Tight!', an entire book devoted to one of his misadventures. More

Civic Lives: HCM Norris and AG Ward

9 March - 23 June 2019

Hensleigh Carthew Marryat Norris and Arthur Grenville Ward shared many passions beyond the legal firm (currently Norris Ward McKinnon) they were partners in and that still bears their names today. While from different generations, as fellow veterans of overseas military service, both men were deeply concerned with the welfare of returned soldiers. They were also determined to improve the public life of the city they loved, Hamilton. This exhibition explores the lives and careers of these two mid-twentieth century civic leaders. It highlights Norris and Ward’s many contributions to cultural and community causes, l More