LIGHT OF EXPERIENCE: People to objects - Gavin Chai
Exhibition Dates: 17th June - 6th July 2019
An exhibition that explores the evolving art practices of emerging artist Gavin Chai. Gavin is an Auckland based figurative artist and painter who has won many awards in the last five years. Gavin is interested in bringing his experiences to light through paintings, and to express his feelings with brushstrokes and colours. In essence, it was the beauty of things that inspired him to create; spanning from nature, to scenes of working people, to humble objects.
THE BIG ADVENTURE - HOLLY MANNING
10th June - 29th June
Come on down to the Kumeu Arts Centre Incorporated to see some paintings, zines, and embroideries!
The Big Adventure is a chance to celebrate the big moments and the small...and the slightly exaggerated truths, that come together and make life fun!
Holly’s first solo exhibition!
Opening night is on Saturday the 15th 5-7pm
There will be snick snacks and ribena (other beverages probably available) and good chats.
An exhibition of Photography by Carly Jade
Matariki Festival 2019
Exhibition Dates: 9 - 27 July
Opening Event: Weds 10 July. 6-8pm
This collection of limited edition photographs by Carly Jade celebrates Maori culture and represents a personal journey of discovery. Each powerful image in this series focuses on a unique custom and tradition as Carly explores her own identity and embraces her roots. Carly of Te Arawa ancestry has produced powerful and evocative imagery, firmly placed in both classical and contemporary photographic practices which highlights Maoridom to glorious effect. Carly invites you to join her this Matariki in the sharing of knowledge - to learn, reflect, strengthen bonds and celebrate diversity.