Colin McCahon: On Going Out with the Tide

Exhibition date:
08 April 2017 to 30 July 2017
Location: 
New Zealand
Venue: 
City Gallery Wellington
City: 
Wellington

The exhibition On Going Out with the Tide explores McCahon’s evolving engagement with Māori subjects and themes in his works from the 1960s and 1970s. These works range from early treatments of koru imagery to later history paintings, referring to Māori prophets and highlighting land-rights issues.

On Going Out with the Tide features major works from public and private collections in New Zealand and Australia. The exhibition is curated by Wystan Curnow and Robert Leonard.

Text extracted from City Gallery Wellington website.