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The New Zealand Portrait Gallery Te Pūkenga Whakaata presents the stories of New Zealanders through the art of portraiture.   Find Out More

Current Events
  • From 21 November 2019 until 16 February 2020, New Zealand Portrait Gallery Te Pukenga Whakaata

    Explore the rich and varied stories of Chinese New Zealanders in Being Chinese in... Read more

  • Frances Hodgkins, Still life: Self-portrait c.1935, oil on panel, collection of the Museum of Te Papa Tongarewa
    From 19 December 2019 until 15 March 2020, Shed 11, 60 Lady Elizabeth Lane, Queens Wharf, Wellington Waterfront

    Not Just My Face! brings together works that defy the conventions of traditional portraiture and explores strategies... Read more

Upcoming Events
From 25 January 2020 until 25 January 2020, New Zealand Portrait Gallery Te Pukenga Whakaata
From 25 January 2020 until 25 January 2020, Starts at Poon Fah Rooms, 150 Vivian Street
From 25 January 2020 until 25 January 2020, New Zealand Portrait Gallery
From 27 February 2020 until 31 May 2020, New Zealand Portrait Gallery, Shed 11, Wellington Waterfront