Porirua Creative Communities Committee Member Nominations
Due 6 Dec 2016
The Porirua Creative Communities Scheme is calling for new members to sit on the committee. We are seeking nominations for community representatives, in particular youth. Supported by Creative New Zealand and Pātaka Art + Museum the committee meets twice a year to allocate funding to successful applicants of the Creative Communities Scheme.
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.
Measina Festival 2016
30 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.
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.
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