I want to go to my bedroom but I can’t be
charts the 30-year evolution of world-renowned New Zealand jeweller Lisa
Walker. From the 1980s to now, Walker has challenged convention – “Just because
it’s jewellery doesn’t mean we have to clam up and be well-behaved.”
In March 2018, Te Papa opens a spacious new art gallery, Toi Art. Spanning two floors and 3980 square metres, Toi Art features new immersive and large-scale art, a suite of stunning new exhibitions – including Pacific Sisters: Fashion Activists, Kaleidoscope: Abstract Aotearoa and Lisa Walker: I want to go to my bedroom but I can't be bothered – and iconic works from the national art collection.
Image: Portrait (with Pussyriot Necklace) (detail), 2016, Abāke and Lisa Walker