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!
JOHN WALSH – Artist talk
Sun 11 Sep 2016, 2pm
John Walsh will be talking about his exhibition Matakite with curator Mark Hutchins-Pond. Hear some of the stories behind the monumental artworks that make up this stunning exhibition.
SO INTERNATIONAL – A Chop Suey Hui
26 Aug 2016, 6-9.30pm
Is going over the seas for our passions worth the hustle, multiple funding applications and holding down three jobs? Is there a disconnect in the distance or do our hearts grow fonder for the cow paddy paddocks of home? come to Kava Club’s So International Chop Suey Hui and see what all the fuss is about.
BREAKING THE ICE – Public Talk
Sun 14 Aug 2016 2-4pm
We have invited Dr Craig Stevens, Principal Scientist in Marine Physics from NIWA, artist Gabby O’Connor and other science experts to discuss local and global issues around climate change, land mass changes and water quality.