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Art Babies

Micheal Smither, Thomas's First Jump, 1974
10 Aug 2020
9.30am Monday 10 August
A morning of art for parents and caregivers. Bring the baby in the buggy or front pack and join us for a tour of our exhibitions.
Event type: 
Art, Exhibition
The Dowse Art Museum
45 Laings Rd Lower Hutt


A change of scene for parents and caregivers; bring the baby in the buggy or front pack and join us for a tour of Can’t Be Together, an exhibition exploring the notion of togetherness in its various forms. Featuring a quirky combination of artworks from The Dowse Collection, each individual work speaks to the need for us to express our connections to one another.

Can’t Be Together features works by Nick Austin, Susannah Bridges, Jim Cooper, Chiara Corbelletto, Ann Culy, Julian Dashper, Neil Dawson, Edward Fuller, Janet Green, Kate Newby, Peter Robinson, Layla Rudneva-Mackay, Terry Stringer, Ann Verdcourt, Lois White and Cliff Whiting.