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Film Screening: Dutch Light

Film Screening: Dutch Light

Saturday 28 November, 11am, Adam Auditorium. Entry charges apply

There’s an ancient belief that the light in Holland is different from anywhere else, but this has never been put to the test. Pieter-Rim and Maarten de Kroon’s award-winning documentary film explores the significance, and mythologising of light in the Dutch painting tradition, turning looking into a new experience. Herself from a Dutch background, light has always been a key interest for artist Gerda Leenards, whose exhibition Following the Blue Ribbon will be on display in the Michael Hirschfeld Gallery. An exquisite film for a Saturday morning, Film screening generously supported by the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.

Currently Showing (valid week 23 Nov – 29 Nov):
Yayoi Kusama: Mirrored Years
27 September 2009 – 7 February 2010
City Gallery Wellington
Entry charges apply

Following the Blue Ribbon: recent work by Gerda Leenards
27 November 2009 – 24 January, 2009
Hirschfeld Gallery, City Gallery Wellington
Entry charges apply

Ngaahina Hohaia
27 September 2009 – 10 January, 2010
Deane Gallery, City Gallery Wellington
Entry charges apply


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