STEVEI HOUKAMAU – Uku Clay Workshop
Sat 12 Nov 2016, 10am – 3pm
Stevei Houkamau will present a day of clay. Stevei is a member of Nga Kaihanga Uku Maori Clay artist collective and has been mentored by clay artist Wi Taepa. Create a form or vessel using coiling and hand building techniques.
Measina Festival 2016
28 Nov – 3 Dec 2016
Measina is a dance and theatre festival showcasing works by Pacific artists. The programme will include a performance of Purple Onion by Tupe Lualua from Le Moana. There will be a range of events for everyone including FREE matinee events during the day for kids/families and paid events for evenings.
If we never met – A wānanga on curating indigenous art
Wed 7 Dec 2016
Pātaka Art + Museum, with the support of Creative New Zealand, the Australian Arts Council and the Canadian Council for the Arts, are pleased to present a one day symposium on indigenous curatorial practice across the Pacific.
JAMES ORMSBY – Drawing, Techniques and Kōrero
8 Oct 2016, 10am – 12pm
Pātaka invites you to experience an art class with contemporary artist, James Ormsby. Take advantage of this unique opportunity and learn drawing techniques directly from James as we kōrero about our drawing journeys
TOI CLUB – After School Art Classes for Kids
Tue/Thu Aug-Sep 2016
Join us for hands-on art making activities inspired by exhibitions in the gallery. This term will include printmaking, lettering, wearable art and stencils!