Toihouora! Toihoutangata! Toihoukura! An exhibition by Toihoukura
20 Sept – 19 October 2014
20 years ago Toihoukura School of Māori Visual Art was invited to exhibit at the Page 90 art gallery in Porirua. 21 years later, Toihoukura returns to that venue – now Pataka Art + Museum – with an exhibition that reflects the journey that has taken place during that time.
Gabrielle Belz, Diane Prince & Shona Rapira Davies – Poi Poi Poi
19 June – 20 July 2014
Poi Poi Poi brings together the work of three prominent Māori artists, Gabrielle Belz, Diane Prince and Shona Rapira Davies.
Simon Lardelli – He Pou Manawa
7 June – 6 July 2014
Simon Lardelli’s latest works explore ancestors and their presence as they leap from the traditional to the modern. The ancestors are represented in the negative and positive spaces in the found objects (mainly pallets) he carves and sculpts.
Elements – New Work by New Zealand Potters Inc
1 May – 1 June 2014
Elements is the annual exhibition of the Wellington and western region of New Zealand Potters Inc.
Seen on Screen – Forty Years of Films and Filmmaking in Porirua
19 April – 25 May 2014
Porirua’s memorable landscape, streets and buildings as captured in feature films, TV dramas, documentaries and web-based productions.