Events

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| Bookings not required unless otherwise stated in event listing

The Kete Aronui Book Club: Here-turi-kōkā (August)

Thursday 8 August | 10.30am | FREE

Each artist in our exhibition programme has been asked to suggest one book that has inspired them and their art practice. Join artist Joyce Campbell as she discusses From the Observatory by Julio Cortazar (1972), Flugtraum by Mark von Schlegell (2016) and Chaos, Territory, Art by Elizabeth Grosz (2008).

Excerpt One: Mark von Schlegell, Flugtraum (2016)

Excerpt Two: Elizabeth Grosz, ‘Art and the Animal’, in Chaos, Territory, Art (2008)

Image: Joyce Campbell, Flightdream (2016). HD video with audio, duration 25 minutes looped.

The Mud Dose: A ceramic hand-building workshop

Saturday 24 or 31 August (choose one) | 10am – 12.30pm | Bookings required

Join us for this fun ceramic hand-building workshop with artist Becky Richards. Participants will learn some basic methods of forming and joining in stoneware paperclay and how to make simple functional forms including a cup, spoon and vase. Further techniques will include drawing on the rhythms, textures and materials seen in the exhibition.

Please purchase tickets here. All materials included. Suitable for beginners and intermediate makers, age groups 10years+