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A new Wellington-wide visual arts festival

Fifteen galleries and four days of free art events.

Full programme to be
announced in April

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Face to Face Portrait Festival invites you to get up close and personal with leading contemporary art.

Taking place over the last weekend of May (27-30 May 2021) Face to Face presents a special programme of one-off events.

Enjoy thought-provoking exhibitions, spirited discussions, behind the scenes tours and Late Night performances that combine art and music in a showcase of Aotearoa’s very best artistic talent.

Susan Wiggins, Here I Am,  2013, C-type print from 4x5 negative film, 120 x 95 cm. Courtesy of the artist and McLeavey Gallery
Susan Wiggins, Here I Am,  2013, C-type print from 4x5 negative film, 120 x 95 cm. Courtesy of the artist and McLeavey Gallery
Joanna Braithwaite, Birdwatching, 2018. Courtesy of the artist and Bowen Galleries.
Joanna Braithwaite, Birdwatching, 2018. Courtesy of the artist and Bowen Galleries.

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