Upcoming and past events

  • 15 Mar 2018
  • 18:00
  • The Pit, Te Ara Hihiko, Massey University Wellington
  • Free Admission


Artist lecture: Chloé Quenum - FABLES

FABLES is an introductory lecture on the creative practice of French artist Chloé Quenum. Chloé Quenum has a particular interest in transmission media, such as textiles. To her, the textile is a living object and a testimony of cultural overlays and invasions, political and economic ambitions. “For example dye and tools can relate to the exchange of graphic systems and te...

  • 24 Jan 2018
  • 18:00
  • Te Whare Hēra Gallery
  • FREE


Yuka Oyama and Sian van Dyk - Creator and curator Q&A

Artist Yuka Oyama and curator Sian van Dyk discuss Oyama’s project Helpers - Changing Homes Creating an expansive multimedia project including wearable sculptures, performance, film, and jewellery works, WITH volunteer participants, ALL in three months AND on the other side of the world from home?! As current Te Whare Hēra international artist in residence Berlin-based artist Yuka Oyama h...

  • 18 Jan 2018
  • 17:30
  • Massey University Campus
  • FREE


Yuka Oyama - Helpers: Moving Homes

Helpers: Changing Homes is an expansive multimedia project developed through sculpture, performance, film, and jewellery works. During a three month residency at Te Whare Hēra artist Yuka Oyama has sought out project participants whose lives have been shaped by living in multiple countries, interviewing them about the objects they own which maintain a sense of ‘home’. Realising that as a...

  • 21 Nov 2017
  • 10:00
  • Massey University
  • Free Admission


Tom Dale - Translation is a traitor and your friend

What happens when you take footage of a performance or an event and start to edit it? Translation is a traitor and your friend was a two-day intensive workshop held by contemporary British artist Tom Dale. What is lost and gained by squeezing the world into the confines of a frame or laying it down on a time-line? At first ...

  • 20 Nov 2017
  • 18:00
  • The Old Museum Building
  • FREE


Tom Dale - Volatile Structures

Tom Dale is a London-based artist whose grandiose sculptures, videos and installations explore the absurd and preposterous aspects of society. Dale works across a number of disciplines and defines himself simply as an artist who doesn’t paint. His large scale sculptures, digital images and films all play a part in a practice that is as reflective as it is re...