Sunday 29th of August 2021 until Saturday 9th of October 2021
World of WearableArt – Up Close
An exhibition at Te Papa Museum
11 December 20 - 14 February 21
Featuring over 35 award-winning garments, created by designers from New Zealand and around the world, World of WearableArt Up Close (Ao KākahuToi – Kia Tata) is an exhibition at Te Papa in Wellington showcasing some of the most breath-taking creations that we’ve seen in the World of WearableArt Awards Competition.
Discover the jaw-dropping detail and unconventional creativity of wearable art. From 500 abandoned tents transformed into avant-garde works of art, to a wearable Axminster carpet inspired by Frida Kahlo, to a cathedral made from more than 2300 individually cut pieces of laser etched felt, learn about the unique stories behind the designs and be inspired as something WOW this way comes …
The exhibition will run from Saturday 29 August – Friday 09 October 2020
Te Papa is open every day 10am—6pm
1 nights accommodation
General Admission ticket to World of WearableArt - Up Close exhibition
Hotel Options & Prices*
Travelodge Hotel Wellington - from $199pp
Astelia Apartments Hotel - from $209pp
Rydges Wellington - from $219pp
QT Wellington - from $239pp
InterContinental Wellington - from $289pp
High Tea - supplement of $35pp
Add on to your WOW Up Close exhibition ticket WOW High Tea.
Enjoy a charming selection of savoury and sweet treats in the Espresso Café on level 4. High Tea commences 1 hour prior to ticketed exhibition entry. Available at 12, 1, 2 or 3pm only.
Other hotels and duration available. Please call for details.
*price based on twin share standard room on a room only basis for stay on 10 Feb 21 and ticket for 10 Feb 21. Subject to availability and T&C