Wi Taepa Playing with Colour 3

Wi Taepa – Playing with Colour

14 June – 12 July 2015

Wi Taepa has always enjoyed the unpredictable way in which the colours of clay emerge during firing, and here he pushes the theme of colour even further. His new works are influenced by his time spent with fellow ceramic artist Richard Parker.

Past Exhibitions
Turuturu 12


5–28 June 2015

Renowned weaver Kohai Grace has included both her own work and that of her students from Whitireia’s Toi Poutama weaving and carving school in this exhibition, celebrating the way in which we learn from one another and the various pathways through which knowledge is transferred.

Past Exhibitions
Marion Towns Susans View_detail

Purely Pastel

7 May– 7 June 2015

Pastel Artists NZ (PANZ) are holding their annual nation exhibition across both the Toi and Bottle Creek galleries, showcasing the work of PANZ members from all around the country.

Past Exhibitions
Tungaru the Kiribati project 2014 (installation detail) Mangere Arts Centre, Auckland, photo by Sam Hartnett

Chris Charteris / Jeff Smith– Tungaru: the Kiribati project

21 March – 31 May 2015

Tungaru: The Kiribati Project is a creative collaboration between artists Chris Charteris and Jeff Smith incorporating free-standing sculpture, wall mounted assemblages, photography and interactive video.

Past Exhibitions
Soldier Four 2013 detail

Paul McLachlan – Home Ground

22 Feb – 17 May 2015

The ten portraits of young men in military uniform that make up Paul McLachlan’s Home Ground series are based on marble statues of soldiers which were carved in Italy, and erected throughout New Zealand to commemorate the Great War.

Past Exhibitions