International award nomination for University Art Collection

Kawaupaku te Henga (1967) by Don Binney (painting)

Don Binney’s painting Kawaupaku te Henga (1967), installed on Level 1 of the General Library.

Wandering around any of our campuses, you’d be easily mistaken for thinking you had stumbled into an art gallery or sculpture museum. Thanks to the University of Auckland’s Art Collection, interesting and challenging artworks feature across all campuses to the delight of students, staff and visitors.

The collection is also highly regarded internationally and has received a nomination in the 2018 Corporate Art Awards.

Show your love for the University’s Art Collection: Visit our participant page and click on the red heart to vote!

The collection with the most “likes” will win the Social Media Award, so get voting and sharing!

Voting runs from now until 16 November 2018.

Learn more about the Art Collection.

Colony (2004) by Paul Hartigan (sculpture)

Paul Hartigan’s Colony (2004), a neon sculpture designed for the School of Engineering atrium.