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The Evolving Universe

Through breath-taking photographs taken by the largest telescopes in the world, enter a world of supernovas, stellar nurseries and nebulae in this exclusive to Upper Hutt exhibitions from the Smithsonian, USA.

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  • Wellington
  • Exhibition

Date and time

Sun 11 Jun - Sun 27 Aug

Who for

Everyone

Geometry

Artists from almost every culture create art that is based upon geometric shapes. Everything in nature has a mathematical shape, so the very nature of drawing from nature is an attempt at recreating geometric shapes. This exhibition explores this concept.

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SetWidth900 Hone Papita Raukura Ralph Hotere
  • Waikato
  • Exhibition

Date and time

Sat 23 September – Sun 14 January 2018

Who for

Everyone

Aoraki Mackenzie Starlight Festival

Celebrate the creation of the southern hemisphere’s first International Dark Sky Reserve! Events include stargazing, lectures, a concert, an essay and poetry competition, documentaries on the night sky, a photographic exhibition, and more.

Event details

AorakiSignFrasergunn
  • Canterbury
  • Activity
  • Exhibition
  • Talk/Show
  • Festival

Date and time

Fri 13 to Sun 15 October

Who for

Everyone

The New Zealand Tree Project

This innovative film and photography venture, involving a small team of scientists, photographers/videographers and tree climbers, captures majestic trees in great detail from groundbreaking new angles.

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  • Waikato
  • Exhibition

Date and time

18 November - 18 February 2018

Who for

Everyone