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Toi Koru: Sandy Adsett

29 September 2023 - 10 March 2024

Open daily 10am to 5pm

Free entry

Toi Koru presents the first major survey exhibition of paintings by the Maaori master of colour and koowhaiwhai, Dr Sandy Adsett.

Featuring paintings created over six decades, Toi Koru tracks the trajectory of Adsett’s painting practice from the late 1960s to today.

The exhibition features artworks from major public collections, including the National Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa and Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki, as well as a new series of paintings created especially for the exhibition.

Exhibition developed and toured by Pātaka Art + Museum

Image credit: Detail of 'Manu', 1985, acrylic on canvas. Artist collection.



Make your own Sandy Adsett tote bag

29 & 30 January 2024

Get totally creative with this hands-on workshop inspired by the koowhaiwhai designs of artist Sandy Adsett. 

Find out more.