Manurewa.Â A place in South Auckland that many who live outside the area will turn their nose upwards to thanks to the media. Yes, even you reading this too may have already conjured up images of crime, violence, liquor stores and unruley youths. Famous or infamous Manurewa is a place that is thriving, vibrant and culturally diverse.
Youâ€™re Local is an exhibition by five artists who all have a personal connection with the place, Manurewa.Â Get the real story and hear from the locals as they each expressÂ their perspectives and experiences through video, photography and graphic design.
Sat 14 November 12pmÂ Artist Talk
Fri 20 Nov 6.30pm-8.30pm Open Mic Night
Gold coin entry
Special guests: Marina Alefosio & Luti
Nathan Homestead (Theatre) (same address)
Sat 21 Nov 1-3pm Free Stencil workshop
Learn how to make stencils and prints with artist Elisabeth Alani.Â Bring along an item of clothing you can revitalise with a neat new print or plain paper you can transform into gift wrap â€“ perfectÂ for Christmas or upcoming special occasions.
Learn how to make stencils and prints with artist Elisabeth Alani and Daisy Tavilione.Â Bring along an item of clothing i.e t shirts, lavalava, skirt etc that you can revitalise with a neat new print or bring along large plain paper you can transform into gift wrap â€“ perfectÂ for Christmas or upcoming special occasions.Â Some plain paper will be available to print on.Â Ink and equipment will be provided. No bookings needed, fun for all ages.
Curated by Elisabeth Alani. Artists include Louisa Afoa,Â Clinton Hewett,Â TK Hards,Â Daphiney Owens andÂ Daisy Tavilione
13 November – 10 January
Nathan Homestead,Â 70 Hill Rd, Manurewa
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