After Hours: Quadraphonics (presented by AAA)

An immersive evening of cutting edge sound art installations and live performance. This is an ‘After Hours’ event created on the back of last year’s successful Aotearoa Arts Festival, which showcases artists working with four-channel loudspeaker configurations. It is for people who want to stimulate their senses, imagination, and experience a dynamic art and music experience that resonates with the soul.

Wellington Museum | Friday 8 November | 6.30pm (Doors 6pm) | Tickets $20 | Bookings Recommended

After Hours: Portraiture with Matt Gauldie

Spend an evening in front of the canvas with award-winning painter and sculptor, Matt Gauldie, some oil paints, and a live model. Using step-by-step techniques Matt will guide you towards a finished piece. 


Wellington Museum / Thurs 22 August, 7PM (6.30pm doors)/ $25 per person (limited to 25 people, materials included) spectators welcome for Koha  

After Hours: Frankenfoot! With Shoe School

Let Shoe School’s Lou Clifton assist you in breathing life into soleless shoes. Reassemble unwanted shoe parts in unexpected combinations to create wearable works of art. Hideous shoes have never been so chic. 


Wellington Museum / Thursday 18 July / 6:30PM / $10, $25 3-person family pass (2 children 1 adult, or 1 child two adults)/ Bookings essential/ All materials

After Hours: Bob Ross Painting

After Hours: Bob Ross Painting : Spectators welcome

Three words: “Happy Little Trees.” Join accredited Bob Ross tutor Malcolm Sime as he guides people through the “wet on wet” painting technique made famous by art instructor and host of TV’s The Joy of Painting, Bob Ross.

WELLINGTON MUSEUM / 7.30 (DOORS 7 PM) / THURS 11 APRIL / Spectators welcome for KOHA


After Hours: Synaesthesia Returns

Don’t miss After Hours: Synaesthesia Returns . Your sensory perceptions be delighted and deceived when TV Disko returns to Wellington Museum armed with lush sounds, tantalising tastes, and mysterious scents to plunge you into the unknown.