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Art -- Study and teaching -- New Zealand

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Dorothy Morton letters from Ida Eise.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-A-253
Scope and Contents The collection contains letters from Ida Eise, an Auckland painter who taught at Elam School of Art and was a prominent member of the Auckland Society of Arts along with fellow artist Dorothy Morton. Eise was strongly influenced by the ideas of John Weeks (1888-1965), painter and art teacher, much of whose work was destroyed in a fire at Elam School of Art in 1949. The collection includes a letter from John Weeks to Dorothy Morton, referring to the fire and including a photograph, with...
Dates: 1949 - 1961

Jonathan Mane-Wheoki papers

Identifier: MSS-Archives-FA 2016/01
Scope and Contents The collection consists of papers and published works relating to Jonathan Mane-Wheoki's teaching and curatorial activities, and is divided into two main series: ‘Teaching material and subject files’ and ‘Festivals and events’. Teaching notes feature largely in the first series; the thematic files being created and added to throughout his career. Personal subject files are also included and cover a range of interests and activities such as New Zealand and Oceania art and film,...
Dates: 1970s - 2010s

Robin Lush Elam letter-press work collection.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-FA 2018/02
Content Description

A selection of fine printing from Robin Lush's personal collection of work produced on the Elam letter-presses.

All items were originally provided for a reunion display to mark the 125th anniversary of Elam School of Fine Art organised by alumni from the 1960s and 1970s.

Dates: Majority of material found in 1960s-1970s

Valerie Richards Visual Arts Education Symposium papers

Identifier: MSS-Archives-FA 2013/13
Scope and Contents

The collection contains symposium planning and administrative material; speeches, personal notes, and resolutions from the symposium; and post-symposium material including action group minutes, correspondence, and a report by Valerie Richards for Agmanz journal.

Dates: 1984 - 1985

Visual Arts Education Symposium recordings

Identifier: MSS-Archives-FA 2013/05
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of 28 60-minute cassette tapes capturing most of the sessions presented over the course of the weekend.

The tapes include: the pōwhiri and speeches at the Waititi Marae, and at the University of Auckland venue; formal keynote speeches; commentators’ responses; open forums; and the reports on open group sessions. The open group sessions themselves were not recorded.

Keynote speeches include: Paki Harrison

Dates: 1985 - 1985