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Waitangi Day Events at the Gallery

17 January 2018

Special Waitangi Day Events at the Gallery:

Students cartooning Workshops with Nooroa: 3 & 4 February, 10am - 12 midday. It's FREE! please register at the gallery 372 9907

He Teka e Noho Ana: 6 February 3pm - this is a 10 minute play in Te Reo, written by Mano Pratt, featuring 5 performers and will take place in the Cinema. Please register at the gallery as seating is limited. 372 9907

Youth Fashion Runway: 6 February 3:30pm  - with Jeanine Clarkin

Waiheke Film Makers: A Sense of Place - Sunday 4 Feb at 5pm
1.Emily Karaka at Te Papa
2.Chris Bailey - Ringa Whao
3.Baraka's film: KIA PIRITAHI :The Adorning Of Our Marae

Sunday 11 Feb at 5pm
1 Scott Ewings film of Sharonagh Montrose
2 Baraka's film about Anton Forde and Matt Harte: There's Gold in Them Thar' Hills
3 Paora Joseph's film of Te Awa Tupua - Voices of the River

Please book at the Cinema 372 4240

George Kahi will speak and introduce the films on the 4th and 11th February at 5pm
"A Sense of Place:
It is often overlooked that the creative works of artists are influenced by the ambience of their living and workspaces, which are drawn from Papatuanuku. This influences them directly or indirectly during the creative process. This is the case of those potent Island filmmakers who are deeply rooted in their sense of place here on Waiheke Island.
2018 WI FILMMAKERS SYNOPSIS indicates our residents who have streamed elements of their works from this footprint. In the gathering of artworks that are Hauraki Gulf specific, Manawhenua, Tangata Whenua and Waiheke Island centric we want to bring about a collective approach to Artworks that can be celebrated and acknowledged. The two upcoming film evenings begin a pathway of recognising our WI FILMMAKERS and will continue into 2019, 2020 to acknowledge new works.
We appreciate your support...." - George Kahi

Nooroa with workshop