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Joanna Langford: Shifting Sands

08 December 2012 - 17 February 2013 

Joanna Langford's installation has an organic, whimsical feel about it, especially for the Gallery Atrium.

Emily Valentine: Feather Fancier

01 December 2012 - 10 February 2013 

A collection of work by the New Zealand-born, Australian-based artist, who uses feathers - often from road kill - for her artworks.

Love, Life & Loss

10 November 2012 - 27 January 2013 

Twenty-three works from the Victorian and Edwardian eras, were sourced from around New Zealand 

The Return of Lynley Dodd: A Retrospective

10 November 2012 - 13 January 2013

 The Return of Lynley Dodd: A Retrospective features works from Dame Lynley's latest book, Early Bird

Gretchen Albrecht: A Luminous Shade

05 October - 02 December 2012 

Grand in scale, the works still abound with rich layering, perhaps conjuring the flora in a lush and fabulous garden.

Alex Monteith: Rena

29 September - 25 November, 2012

A reminder of the destruction suffered by the Bay of Plenty coastline as the one year anniversary of the grounding approaches.

Haunts of Dickens

26 September - 04 November, 2012 

Haunts of Dickens celebrates the bi-centenary of Charles Dickens' birth in 1812.

Miles Art Awards 2012

22 September - 4 November, 2012 

The Miles Art Award 2012 is an exhibition of art for, and by, the local community.

Brian Brake: Lens on the world

01 June - 16 September 2012 

The show features more than 150 superb photographic reproductions from Te Papa's permanent art collection

Rob McLeod: Mixing Different Heavens

01 June - 30 September, 2012

With ground level creations such as The Small Man, The Crowd, and The Outsiders.

À la Mode

06 April - 20 May 2012 

A selection of fashion plates from Rudolf Ackermann's 19th century publication Ackermann's Repository of the Arts

Edward Bullmore

05 March - 01 April 2012 

A small selection of the Edward Bullmore (1933 - 1978) artworks gifted to the Tauranga Art Gallery in 2006.

Darryn George: Rata

18 February - 25 May 2012 

Darryn George looks at the shared misfortune suffered by his home of Christchurch, and Tauranga in 2011.

Whakarongo

11 February - 26 May 2012

Whakarongo features the work of nine Maori artists from as far north as Auckland and as far south as Christchurch.

The Labours of Herakles

11 February - 01 April, 2012

Herakles, a hero of ancient Greek myth, is cast in this exhibition as a New Zealand pioneer attempting to tame the land.

Dutch Etchers in a Golden Age

04 February - 25 March, 2012 

Etching became a major medium for picture-making in the Netherlands during the 17th century, the 'golden age' of Dutch art.