Education & learning

Empowerment through Art: The Practice of Art Gallery Educators in Aotearoa

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Photograph courtesy of The Suter Art Gallery te Aratoi o Whakatū

What is the shared pedagogy which exists within art gallery education for schools in Aotearoa New Zealand? From 2016 -2019 I undertook a PhD research project which aimed to identify whether there was a coherent national approach to learning in art galleries in Aotearoa, and if so, to describe it. 

Public Programmes Co-ordinator

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Experience Wellington provides the city with world-class museums, cutting-edge contemporary art, the region’s only publicly accessible space science experience, and the only facility in New Zealand dedicated to tamariki and their creativity.

City Gallery Wellington is seeking an energetic Public Programmes Co-ordinator to assist with the development – then lead on logistics and delivery – of our busy events programme, including our flagship Tuatara Open Late programme, Family Days, and much more.

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Senior Manager, Schools and Learning 

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  • Enhance, innovate, deliver, inspire
  • Play a pivotal education role at Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
  • Full-time position based in the heart of the CBD

He angitūtanga: The opportunity 

Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki is a cultural leader in Aotearoa New Zealand. Our purpose is to be a creative catalyst for art and ideas, offering transformational experiences that strengthen and enrich communities. Our vision is to be the home of art for Auckland, its people, and visitors from our internationally recognised award-winning building.

Head of Public Engagement

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Celebrating Canterbury, discovering the world. For us and our children after us.
Waitaha-kōawa-rau, ka whakanuia; Te-ao-whānui, ka tūhuratia. Mā tātou ko ngā uri e whai ake nei.

Audience Engagement Coordinator 

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The New Zealand Portrait Gallery Te Pūkenga Whakaata is looking for a part time Audience Engagement Coordinator (22.5hrs per week with additional hours by mutual agreement). 

This role is key in developing the gallery’s profile as a leading arts institution and enhancing the Gallery experience of a wide variety of audiences.  This is a diverse and busy role covering public programmes, education, communications, retail and day to day administration. This role requires some weekend and evening work, flexibility is advantageous. 

Experience and skills sought include:

Museum Educator Pouako

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Whaowhia te kete mātauranga

Tairāwhiti Museum is a much-loved community organisation, committed to sharing the art, culture and history of Tairāwhiti through exhibitions, collections, events and educational programmes.

We are looking for a motivated and inspiring Educator Pouako to join our team.  

Our mission is to utilise the museum’s unique resources to provide rich, learning experiences which support teachers and impact positively on student achievement in Tairāwhiti.

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