Pātaka | Blessing and Exhibition Opening

Pātaka | Blessing and Exhibition Opening

A blessing to open the following exhibitions will be held on Saturday 31 July 2021 at 10AM by Taku Parai and Ngāti Toa Kaumatua.

There are several exhibitions opening 'Toi Koru: Sandy Adsett' of over 60 paintings tracing 60 years of the highly influential art practice of Dr. Sandy Adsett, 'Ahi Toi' featuring Toihoukura and Toimairangi Schools of Māori art alumni, 'Wero' a solo exhibition by Wellington-based painter and tā moko artist Victor Te Paa.

The exhibitions will be accompanied by a Day Symposium on the 'Art of Kōwhaiwhai and Māori Curatorial Practice'.

Also, hear from Arapata Hakiwai-Kaihautū of Te Papa Tongarewa, Victor Te Paa will have a live demonstration @12PM plus much more, nau mai haere mai!

Read more of the days programme | @PĀTAKA