Food – its preparation, presentation and consumption – is the theme of this group exhibition by invited artists including photographers Harvey Benge, Niki Hill, and Stephen Piper, painters Karl Amundsen, George Ritchie, Frances Atkins, Ross Ritchie, Carole Prentice and Bernard Waters, mixed media artist, Lindsey Kirk, printmaker Nicol Sanders-O’Shea and textile artist Freda Brierley. Several ceramicists and glass artists will also contribute works, all celebrating food and feasting.
19 June – 5 Jul
MATARIKI: AROHA GOSSAGE
From 12 June
Northart celebrates this special time of reflection and renewal with a window installation made specifically for the gallery and Matariki by young Northcote visual artist Aroha Gossage. Of Ngati Wai, Ngati Ati Awa and Ngati Ruahine/Ruanui, Ngati Manuhiri descent, Aroha has fast been making a name for herself on the national art scene since graduating with honours in a Masters of Art & Design from Auckland University of Technology. This work is presented courtesy of the artist and Artis gallery.