New Zealand Now: Contemporary Art and Design

From the magnificent He Taonga Māori in Auckland’s War Memorial Museum, to Shigeru Ban’s ‘Cardboard Cathedral’ in Christchurch, discover how New Zealand’s vibrant cultural life is just as captivating as its stunning landscapes.

Visit Auckland, Wellington, Dunedin and Christchurch in the company of contemporary art authority Julie Ewington to discover the country’s multi-cultural, enterprising and feisty art, craft and design scenes.

The country presents an abundance of creative talent from ground-breaking work by contemporary Māori and Pacific Islander artists to distinguished architecture and flourishing design, combined with wonderful contemporary jewellery and striking fashion. Visit excellent museums, galleries, and craft and design specialists, paired with the best of New Zealand’s wines and exceptional fresh produce to uncover how New Zealand rocks the contemporary!

Information available October 2019. Please click ‘Register Interest’ to receive further information when more details are available.


This tour is part of the World Art Tours program organised by the Art Gallery Society of NSW in partnership with Renaissance Tours.

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