Migrating Kitchen Trust’s Talk & Taste series
15/17 Nov, 6/8 Dec 2014
The Migrating Kitchen Trust is running Talk & Taste at Pataka Museum. Food is the entree, the common ingredient. Every culture has rituals and practices round sharing food and this series takes the visitors on an historical, cultural and culinary journey. Please join us!
Robin White with Ruha Fifita – Floor Talk
Sun 7 December 2014, 2.30pm
In conjunction with the opening of Ko e Hala Hangatonu: The Straight Path, Robin White and Ruha Fifita will give a talk about their collaborative works in Pataka’s main gallery space.
Che Thorpe – Artist workshop
Sat 6 Dec, 11am-4pm
Che Thorpe is a young sculptor from Gisborne. Most recently he has been working as a Digital Modeller/Sculptor in the TV industry in Wellington. He likes to work in both digital and physical media and enjoys the benefits of both. He delights in finding forms and adding life to organic objects, such as driftwood and seaweed.
Book launch and lecture
27 Nov 2104, 6pm
Launch of the book
Southern Cook Islands Customary Law, History and Society Vols 1 – 3
Darcy Nicholas and Davina Duke – Kahi exhibition floor talk
Saturday 25 October, 2pm
Kahi exhibition involves three leading contemporary Maori artists; Darcy Nicholas, Sandy Adsett, and June Grant who have each selected a younger artist to exhibit with them