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Jacqueline Fahey’s Suburbanites

26 Sep 2020 to 24 Jan 2021
10 am – 5 pm
Jacqueline Fahey presents suburban life replete with familial, domestic and neighbourhood entanglements. Painting for over seven decades, she is a significant figure in the history of New Zealand art.
Event type: 
Art
Price: 
Free
Venue: 
Waikato Museum
Address: 
1 Grantham Street Hamilton 3216
Region: 
Waikato

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Jacqueline Fahey presents suburban life replete with familial, domestic and neighbourhood entanglements. Centering on her experience as a woman in the suburbs, Fahey brings love, loss, family, friendship, frustration, chaos, conflict and aging into the frame of portraiture.

Painting for over seven decades, Fahey is a significant figure in the history of New Zealand art.

This exhibition is a survey of Fahey’s work developed and toured by The New Zealand Portrait Gallery Te Pūkenga Whakaata.

National Sponsors: Lion Foundation and Chris & Kathy Parkin.

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Image: The Birthday Party, Jacqueline Fahey, 1974, Victoria University of Wellington Art Collection.
Photo: John Collie, reproduced courtesy of Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetū

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Waikato Museum - Te Whare Taonga o Waikato

26 Nov 2020

For an inspirational experience, visit us on the banks of the Waikato River in the heart of Hamilton's cultural precinct. Our exhibitions and activities tell the stories of this region and include visual art, social history, tangata whenua and science.