The Auckland Art Gallery contains some of the most breathtaking pieces of art in New Zealand. The stunning architecture of the building itself, combined with a focus on highlighting local artists alongside international painters and sculptors, makes for an incredibly rewarding and unique experience that should not be missed.
During my trip to Auckland I was fortunate enough to spend a few hours wandering the halls of the Auckland Art Gallery. International visitors are charged $20 admission, which I feel was certainly fair considering the wealth of art tucked away inside. Though they have a rotating set of exhibitions, the Maori artwork was certainly one of the highlights. During my trip they were also showcasing the works of Gottfried Lindauer, who specialized in portraits of Maori men and women. I was also thrilled by the works of modern New Zealand artist Gordon Walters, whose art was showcased this year. There was also a great mix of 18th-century works alongside contemporary paintings and sculptors. The building itself is something of a work of art, and the curators found the perfect way to utilize the shapes inside to highlight the art.
Inside you’ll also find plenty of programs geared toward families, making it a perfect spot to bring the little ones. If you’re looking for a beautiful and inspiring place to spend a morning, you can’t go wrong with the Auckland Art Gallery.
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Once business concludes, a world of wonder awaits in many of Italy’s incredible cities.
A growing trend in travel is to save as much money as possible in accommodations. Some travelers take this to the extreme by eschewing hotels and hostels entirely. Instead, they choose to spend the night in public places. If you’re opting to sleep outdoors or in a train station terminal, keep these tips in mind.
ONCE THE FINAL MEETING WRAPS and the last contract is signed and sealed with a handshake, what’s next? Do you catch a flight back home or do you take advantage of the destination? If your next business trip is to Italy, we suggest adding a few more days to explore the country’s most amazing hot spots. Make time for more than a mouthwater- ing Italian meal in these three cities.
This app is sweeping the nation off its feet. HQ has quickly risen to the higher-ranking positions on charts that monitor an app’s success. The game seems to be popular among the young and older generations; it can be hard to get both invested in the same thing. The game is basically a trivia game where questions about certain topics will be asked and must be answered within a time limit. The bonus to playing the game is the cash prize at the end. Whomever wins that night gets a cash prize sent to them through their phone. Once the money has been transferred, it is the users to use with no hidden fees.