Join Lizzie Bisley, Te Papa’s curator of modern art, for a tour through Rita Angus: New Zealand Modernist. In her floor talk Lizzie will introduce the work and biography of this important New Zealand artist.
Lizzie Bisley is Curator Modern Art at Te Papa. She studied at Victoria University of Wellington and at the Royal College of Art, London, before working as a curator at London’s Victoria and Albert Museum. She has curated a number of exhibitions relating to histories of modernism. Her research is focused on the close relationships between art, design and architecture in the twentieth century.