Keen to celebrate our new exhibitions? Why not make a day of it, and learn more about each exhibition from the artists themselves? We have a variety of talks and events to enjoy, happening across Lopdell Precinct, from a rapid-fire pecha kucha-style pitopito korero session featuring jewellery experts – Whau Studios, Julia Marin, Eloiza Montana and Haley Lowe – to a tour with Lisa Walker through her major new exhibition, talks with the curators and artists of Māori Moving Image, and concluding with the opening celebration for our new exhibitions.
12.30pm: Pitopito korero jewellery talks in the Lopdell House Seminar Room
2pm: Floor talk with Lisa Walker, Te Uru
3pm: Floor talk with Bridget Reweti, Melanie Oliver, Ana Iti and Jeremy Leatinu’u, Te Uru
4pm: Opening refreshments and speeches in the Learning Centre, Te Uru
Image: Jeremy Leatinu'u, Mai i te kei o te waka ki te ihu o te waka 2018, video still
Saturday 12 June, 12.30–6pm