Event Details


Celebrate the opening day of Reuben Paterson: The Only Dream Left by hearing from some of those who know him best.

Using artworks in the exhibitions as points of departure hear from Paterson’s friends, family and collaborators as they reflect on what it’s like to know the artist, encounter his artwork, and experience his decades long career.

It will be a day of joy and insights as the magical and transformative works of Paterson are revealed through intimate stories.

11am Speakers:
Mark Sykes
Sharon Whippy
Lonnie Hutchinson
Dame Denise L`Estrange-Corbet

1pm Speakers:
Meredith Robertshawe
Suzanne Tamaki
Judy Darragh

Read more about the exhibition below.


  • Free


  • Sat 25 Feb


  • 11:00 am — 2:00 pm


  • Te Ngākau Civic Square
  • 101 Wakefield Street
  • Wellington 6140