Tangata Whenua – The power of portraiture


VISITA RODADA in Buenos Aires

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Sábado 9 de enero- 17 H – Saturday 17:00 p.m

VISITA RODADA – La Buenos Aires de Federico Peralta Ramos. Sobre ruedas. 

Descubrí la vida y obra de este loco lindo

​​rodando por la Ciudad de Buenos Aires. Traé tu bici / tus rollers / tu skate / tu monopatín / tus ruedas. Vamos de huevo a huevo: nos encontramos a las 17 hs en


para ir hasta Plaza San Martín​, pasando por el ex Instituto Di Tella, el Florida Garden​ y otros puntos fundamentales en la historia de Federico y su época.

Entrada libre y gratuita.


New Year´s Letter from the President of the WFFM

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Celts art and identity at the British Museum

Until January 31 the Brittish Museum, in London hosts this unique exposition  to examine the full history of Celtic art and identity, and is organised in partnership with National Museums Scotland.

Click the link to know more: BM

Urbanlife Summer Youth Programme

Are you interested in taonga, museums, art and culture? Are you aged 15-24 and passionate about sharing a strong youth voice? Looking for something challenging and inspiring to do over the summer? ​

Get a taste of what your future could be!

The Urbanlife Summer Youth Programme is an interactive intensive experience for Auckland youth (15-24 years) to explore Auckland Museum through a series of back of house tours and creative workshops with our own experts and creative experts including Aotearoa Graffiti Crew TMD’s Benjamin Work, master of collage Peter Madden, visual artist Nikau Hindin and musician Bailey Wiley.

Apply now

Email your application to urbanlife@aucklandmuseum.com by 5pm, Friday 8 January 2015.

Your application should include:

  • Your full name, age and contact phone number
  • Your CV as an attachment
  • A creative piece that tells the story of an experience you have had with a museum. This can be a written piece (no more than 150 words), or an audio or video clip (send us the link to where the clip is hosted eg. YouTube).

If your application is successful, you can apply for a travel allowance to make it easier for you to join us!

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Gallipoli in Minecraft at the Auckland Museum

Until January 2016 at the Auckland Museum (member of the WFFM in New Zealand) hosts “Gallipoli in Minecraft”, an exhibition featuring the interactive world of Minecraft® and incredible objects from the Museum’s collections. Minecraft® is a hugely popular online game that is all about breaking and placing blocks and over the past year, students from Alfriston College have re-created the landscape of 1915 Gallipoli in the virtual reality!

Click here for more info: AM

75 years Air New Zealand exhibition at the Auckland War Memorial Museum

If you’re looking for an incredible historic journey throught the years of flighting this exposition is the right place to go. Open until May 2016 this interacting exhibitions has replicas of unique models like the Solent flying boat , DC-8 cabins and a virtual reality inflight experience. Also, with a fashion gallery of early military styles, the elegant days of 1960s Dior and vibrant patterns from the 1970s.


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Unique exhibition of Spanish artwork happens in Portugal

“Greco, Ribera, Goya a Sorolla. Colecção Masaveu: Grandes Mestres da Pintura Espanhola” is an exposition that will be hosted at the Museu Nacional de Arte antiga, in Portugal, with more than 60 Spanish artworks from the XV to XX century.

Click the link for more info: FAM

Museu de Lamengo hosts exhibition “Um Ano. Um Tema”

The Museu de Lamengo (member of the WFFM) in Portugal hosts an exhibition of a curious art piece from an unknown artist of the saint São João Evangelista.

Click the link for more info: FAM

Fundação Oriente Museu in Portugal opens family friendly activities in January

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The Fundação Oriente Museum (member of the WFFM in Portugal) offers artistic activities for kids and family like painting exercises and chinese alphabet classes! Click the link for more info: http://bit.ly/1OiCni4