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Closer: Curator Tour of Collection Favourites

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  • Past event
  • Meet at the front desk
  • Free
Petrus van der Velden Burial in the Winter on the Island of Marken (The Dutch Funeral) 1875. Oil on canvas. Collection of Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetū, gift of Henry Charles Drury van Asch, 1932

Petrus van der Velden Burial in the Winter on the Island of Marken (The Dutch Funeral) 1875. Oil on canvas. Collection of Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetū, gift of Henry Charles Drury van Asch, 1932

Join the Gallery curators for this one-off tour of their personal highlights of the collection favourites in Closer: Old Favourites, New Stories

The tour will be followed by the chance to have a glass of wine and a chat about the Gallery collection.

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Burial in the winter on the island of Marken [The Dutch Funeral]
Petrus van der Velden Burial in the winter on the island of Marken [The Dutch Funeral]

Research for the exhibition Closer (16 December 2017 – 19 August 2018) resulted in the restoration of this work's orginal title. In Dutch 'Begrafenis in den winter op het eiland Marken' and in English 'Burial in the winter on the island of Marken'.

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Solidarity Grid
Solidarity Grid

German artist Mischa Kuball discusses Solidarity Grid, his 500-metre-long public art work on Park Terrace, Christchurch, with SCAPE curator Blair French and Deborah McCormick, the Executive Director of SCAPE Public Art in Christchurch.

The panel will be chaired by Christchurch Art Gallery senior curator Lara Strongman. 

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The Mix: Chill Out
The Mix: Chill Out

Relax, chill out and explore the different ways art can make you feel happy and healthier at our second Mix event of 2018.

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Christchurch Art Gallery Foundation's Fifth Annual Gala Dinner

Christchurch Art Gallery Foundation's Fifth Annual Gala Dinner

London's hottest chefs are coming to town – and you're invited to dinner!