Worn Identities - Curator's Talk


Robert Laking


New Zealand Portrait Gallery

Start date: 

20 October 2018

End date: 

20 October 2018

Hours of admission: 

1 - 2pm

Cost of admission: 


Robert Laking, curator of the new Deane Gallery exhibition "Worn Identities" will talk about the process of selecting artworks for the show, and discuss the significance of adornment and dress in portraiture.

Join us at the gallery on Saturday 20 October from 1 - 2pm. Entry is free and Robert will be on hand to answer any questions about the exhibition afterwards.

Robert is a Wellington-based artist, and is the recipient of the 2018 Liz Stringer Curatorial Internship.



Marriage Portrait R J Kelly, Unknown,1905, hand coloured silver gelatin print, NZPG collection.