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Held by Stars – An Exhibition by Darcell Apelu and Emily O'Hara

31 May 2018 - 15 Jul 2018

  • Still There (Reflecting Room), Silo 6, Artweek (2017)
  • Artist Korero

Thursday 31 May 2018, 6.00pm - Sunday 15 July 2018, 4.30pm

  • Opening event: Thu 31 May, 6pm-8pm
  • Exhibition: Fri 1 June - Sun 15 July
  • Gallery hours: 10am-4.30pm daily
  • Artist Korero: Sat 16 June, 11am-12pm

Corban Estate Arts Centre, 2 Mt Lebanon Lane, Henderson, Auckland

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Cora-Allan Wickliffe

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Traditionally, the sighting of Matariki was greeted with expressions of grief for those who had died since its last appearance.

Some said the stars housed their spirits. Others made small hāngī and believed when the oven was uncovered, the smells rose to strengthen the stars.

Held by Stars is an exhibition that explores the narratives of two artists and their journey of finding new rhythms after losing loved ones.

Artist Korero – Sat 16 June, 11am-12pm

You are invited to come and hear artists Darcell Apelu, Emily O’Hara and Linda T lead a conversation which explores their current shows, as part of our 2018 Matariki and Auckland Festival of Photography programmes.