Emma Panting with Peg Moorhouse – Gentle as the Dream She Weaves
27 Aug – 27 Sep 2015
Emma Panting’s narrative portraits are inspired by the colourful biographical stories of Marlborough textile artist, Peg Moorhouse, whose hand-woven pieces will accompany Emma’s work.
We Built This City – Porirua: 50 Years Young
7 June – 20 September
We Built This City exhibition will explore the creation of Porirua since 1965 through its buildings, streets and villages.
Kingsley Baird – Gallipoli and Serve: a new recipe for sacrifice
31 May – 20 September 2015
Kingsley Baird is a visual artist and academic who focuses on the investigation of memory, cross-cultural memorialisation, and public art through making artefacts and writing.
Ngataiharuru Taepa – Te Tini a Pitau: 12 years of kowhaiwhai
14 June – 6 September 2015
Te Tini A Pitau: 12 years of kowhaiwhai surveys highlights from the past 12 years of Ngataiharuru Taepa’s practice. Taepa is one of our most important and innovative contemporary Māori artists.
Pataka Friends Art Awards 2015
6 Aug – 6 Sep 2015
Pataka is pleased to announce the Arts Award, organised by our amazing Friends. A fantastic array of works have poured in from all around the Porirua region, showcasing the cream of Porirua’s creative talent.