Do you sell tickets for an event, performance or venue?
Sell more tickets faster with Eventfinda. Find out more. Find out more about Eventfinda Ticketing.

Opening Day Talk: Sue Gardiner – The History of the Chartwel

Ticket Information

  • Free Admission

Dates

  • Sat 27 Jul 2024, 1:00pm

Restrictions

All Ages

Join us to celebrate the opening of City Gallery Wellington Te Whare Toi’s new exhibition Generation X: 50 Artworks from the Chartwell Collection. Following morning talks with featured artists in the exhibition, join us again at 1pm to hear from Sue Gardiner, Co-director of the Chartwell Collection as she discusses the history of one of Aotearoa New Zealand's most significant contemporary art collections.
Generation X: 50 Artworks from the Chartwell Collection is a City Gallery Wellington exhibition shown at Te Papa and part of the Chartwell 50th Anniversary Project 2024.
———
Sue Gardiner
Sue Gardiner (MNZM) is a passionate advocate of the arts and Chair of the Chartwell Charitable Trust, a New Zealand philanthropic trust founded by her father in 1974 to support the visual arts and deepen knowledge about the creative process. Sue is also co-Director of the Chartwell Collection, a major public collection of New Zealand and Australian contemporary art held on long-term loan at Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki. Sue is well-known for publicly supporting initiatives that expand arts access and education, engagement, philanthropy, fundraising, arts governance, and promoting art through national and international art tours.

People who liked this also checked out these events

Rivers of Wind

Rivers of Wind

The Grid, Wellington

Sun 21 Jul 11:00am  – more dates

Post a comment

Are you going to this event, or would you like to? Let the community know what you're looking forward to most by posting your comments here!