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Remembering Rodin

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When:

  • Wed 21 Aug, 10:00am – 4:30pm
  • Thu 22 Aug, 10:00am – 4:30pm
  • Fri 23 Aug, 10:00am – 4:30pm
  • Sat 24 Aug, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
  • Sun 25 Aug, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
  • Mon 26 Aug, 10:00am – 4:30pm
  • Tue 27 Aug, 10:00am – 4:30pm
  • Wed 28 Aug, 10:00am – 4:30pm
  • Thu 29 Aug, 10:00am – 4:30pm
  • Fri 30 Aug, 10:00am – 4:30pm
  • Sat 31 Aug, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
  • Sun 1 Sep, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
  • Mon 2 Sep, 10:00am – 4:30pm
  • Tue 3 Sep, 10:00am – 4:30pm
  • Wed 4 Sep, 10:00am – 4:30pm
  • Thu 5 Sep, 10:00am – 4:30pm
  • Fri 6 Sep, 10:00am – 4:30pm
  • Sat 7 Sep, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
  • Sun 8 Sep, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
  • Mon 9 Sep, 10:00am – 4:30pm
  • Tue 10 Sep, 10:00am – 4:30pm
  • Wed 11 Sep, 10:00am – 4:30pm
  • Thu 12 Sep, 10:00am – 4:30pm
  • Fri 13 Sep, 10:00am – 4:30pm
  • Sat 14 Sep, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
  • Sun 15 Sep, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
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Where:

Eastern Southland Gallery, 14 Hokonui Dr, Gore

Restrictions:

All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Free Admission

French sculptor Auguste Rodin is one of the world’s most well-known artists, and his work had a profound influence on the development of modern art. Born in 1840, he went on to produce some of the world’s best known and most celebrated sculptures including The Age of Bronze (1876), The Thinker (1880) and The Kiss (1882).

By 1900, anyone who was anyone would include a visit to Rodin’s studio on their itinerary in Paris. He was the sculptor of superstars – from modern dancer Isadora Duncan to President Georges Clemenceau, to playwright and social critic George Bernard Shaw. The world-renowned artist died in 1917.

Rodin’s sculptures are normally found in the large metropolitan museums of Europe and the United States but on this occasion an important work has found its way to Gore.

Developed and toured by the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Remembering Rodin showcases New Zealand’s most significant Rodin sculpture, Eve (1882), a work that has been appreciated by fellow artists, experts, scholars and connoisseurs for many years.

Also included in the exhibition is a lithographic portrait of Rodin (1914) by his famous near contemporary Pierre-Auguste Renoir, along with an extremely handsome and rare leather bound edition of Gustave Coquiot’s, Rodin (Paris, 1915) with 57 hand-tipped photographs.

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