Woodworkers Wellington Guild

Turning Plus 2015

2 July – 2 August 2015

The Guild of Woodworkers Wellington is holding its two yearly exhibition and Festival of Woodskills at Pataka. The exhibition features the best work from the members of the Guild, and includes wood turned items, furniture, carving and sculpture.

Current Exhibitions
Johnson Witehira work 1b

Johnson Witehira – Tangiwha

16 July – 23 August

Johnson Witehira’s new work cuts close to the bone, pairing the imagery of skulls with kowhaiwhai.

Current Exhibitions
Kingsley Baird Gallipoli and Serve installation 3

Kingsley Baird – Serve: a new recipe for sacrifice

31 May – 30 August 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.

Current Exhibitions
Ans Westra Pride in Porirua Rally 1981 (detail)

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.

Current Exhibitions
Te Tini a Pitau

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.

Current Exhibitions