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To see and do

To See & Do - Auckland Art Gallery

The newly refurbished Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki is an architectural wonder, it's breathtaking new addition melding perfectly in with the original building which first opened in 1888. The incredible wooden entrance towers over you, welcoming you into it's light, spacious interior. The gallery remains New Zealand’s largest art institution, with over 15,000 works in it’s collection...

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30 Jul 2013 to see and doaucklandart and design [comment_count]
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A Playground Like No Other

This is certainly no ordinary playground… These incredibly colourful, knitted play ‘sculptures’ were created by the talented textile artist, Toshiko Horiuchi MacAdam for the Takino Suzuran National Park in Japan. Knitting her projects by hand, Toshiko has created many amazing pieces of ‘public art for kids’, entertaining large numbers of children across the globe, and bridging the gap between art and play…

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31 May 2013 to see and dospots and dotsjapan [comment_count]
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Koskela Creative Workshops

Koskela is an Australian design company, located in a converted warehouse in Rosebery, Sydney. The beautiful space is filled with incredible artwork, homewares, custom furniture, children's toys and much more. For part of the space, they have set up a room filled to the brim with colour and inspiration, which is used to hold Creative Workshops. The classes are aimed at both adults and children, and range from creating geometric collages, basket weaving and even botanical printing, where children are encouraged to print their own wall paper! We were lucky enough to head along to a Felting Workshop at Koskela, and took a few snaps as the magic happened...

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08 May 2013 to see and dokoskela [comment_count]
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Land of Kids

It was with big smiles that we stumbled across Land of Kids, a new Hackney based festival aimed at 2-12 year olds. Created by the same great minds behind the annual art and music festival, Land of Kings, this is sure to be a pretty incredible day out. There is just so much to see and do we don't know where to start...

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03 May 2013 to see and do [comment_count]

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