Reinstating a Heritage Jewel: The Mackelvie Gallery
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|Sun 2 Oct ’11, 2:00pm–3:00pm||
Where: Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki, Cnr Kitchener and Wellesley Streets, Auckland
Restrictions: All Ages
- Admission: Free
Event listed by: Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki
Join assistant curator Anna Parlane for an illustrated talk on the story of Auckland Art Gallery's historic Mackelvie Gallery. This beautiful Victorian picture gallery has undergone dramatic changes during its 95 years.
Discover how the Mackelvie Gallery developed from international origins in 1916, and hear about the challenges of reinstating its original design during the Gallery's $121 million redevelopment.
Auditorium - free
This event is part of the wider Auckland Heritage Festival.