Toi: Visual Arts and Design

At MTG there are several galleries dedicated to visual arts. Exhibitions change regularly and there is always a wealth of visual artworks on display, representing a variety of styles, art movements, media types and subject matter.

Date Ongoing
Duration 1.5 hours
Years Years 9 - 13
Cost Educator-led programme $4.50 per student; self-guided visits free
Venue MTG Hawke's Bay
Learning Areas Arts, at MTG

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We can support your visual arts programme by facilitating class visits to our visual arts galleries. Contact our educators to arrange a teachers' preview visit or to tailor a visit for your students.

Standard options:

  • Free self-guided class visit with a brief introduction from an MTG educator in the gallery, with worksheet provided if required. (All group visits must be pre-booked though our educators.)
  • MTG educator-led programmes with an introduction, gallery visit and art activity to follow, focussed on an exhibition or exhibitions of your choice. ($4.50 student fee applies)
  • Individuals or small groups of students are welcome to visit MTG any time for independent research, free of charge.

Some MTG educator-led options:

  • Figures and Patterns in Maori Art (ongoing)
  • The Photography of Yuki Kihara (until June 2018)
  • Sketch your Heart Out (ongoing)
  • Creating Colour (ongoing)
  • Brush to Canvas - Best of New Zealand Artists (ongoing)

Teachers can visit MTG free of charge any time. Ask our front of house staff if you would like a copy of our education brochure, or if you would like to meet with an educator or look over the self-guide booklet we provide for school groups.

For more information phone Gaynor on (06) 833 9788, or book now

Check out our current exhibitions

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