Bottle Creek Gallery Call for Proposals

Due 3 Nov 2017

Are you are a Porirua based artist, collective or society looking to exhibit in Bottle Creek during 2018? Pātaka’s Bottle Creek Community Gallery could be for you!

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Frontlines – History Talk by Allan Dodson

Sun 8 Oct 2017 at 2pm

Porirua historian Allan Dodson will present a talk on his research and findings about our local boys in relation to the WW1 Passchendaele centenary. He will also look at the contact between the Home Front and the Western Front – where most of Porirua’s men served.

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Zine-Making Workshop with artist Kerry Ann Lee
Sat 7 October 2017, 11am–3pm

Join artist Kerry Ann Lee for a hands-on workshop. Zines or fanzines are hand-made self-published works on paper, often taking the form of a booklet filled with original or appropriated words and images that can be reproduced on a photocopier. All materials are provided, we just need your creativity and ideas. Cost $25 per person. Please secure your place with payment at Pataka reception or email for more information. Bring your lunch along, tea and coffee provided.

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Pātaka School Holiday Programme
3/4/5/10/11/12 Oct 2017

Programmes are daily 10am – 11.30 and 1 – 2.30pm (morning class is repeated in the afternoon). Cost $10 per class. Ages 5 – 15 year.

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Exhibitions Changeover in Main Galleries

14-24 Aug 2017

We are currently de-installing and installing exhibitions in our main gallery spaces, so these areas will be temporarily unavailable to the public form the 14th to the 24th of August. The Tuatara Children’s Interactice Space will be open as usual, as will the Toi Gallery and Toi Object Space. The Bottle Creek Gallery will bee changing over exhibitions for the Friends Art Awards which is opening on the Thursday the 24th of August. Our new season of exhibitions will be opening on Sunday the 27th of August.

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