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Juliana Duran & Sandra Blanco: Rizoma

19 Aug 2020 to 17 Sep 2020
9am - 5pm Monday - Friday
Studio One Toi Tū Creative Studio Residency Exhibition by mixed media artist, Juliana Duran and writer, Sandra Blanco.
Event type: 
Art, Exhibition
Price: 
Free
Venue: 
Studio One Toi Tū
Address: 
1 Ponsonby Road, Grey Lynn, Auckland
Region: 
Auckland

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In this exhibition, Colombian artist Juliana and writer Sandra, aim to create a space where the viewer feels displaced and through this experience can relate to those living in a foreign land. Further exploring the concept of displacement, the artists reference colonial times, emphasizing ‘Mestizo’ a Spanish term that refers to a person with mixed heritage. This term comes with a cultural wound, product of a painful disconnection from ancestry, something we all carry as colonizers, colonized, and settlers.

Gallery 3
20 Aug - 17 Sep
Opening event: Wed 19 Aug, 5pm

Written by

Studio One Toi Tū

6 Aug 2020

Interests Studio One offers more ways for Aucklanders to to meet and share ideas, skills and practices with each other and our community. We’re always keen to receive proposals from makers and innovators with ideas for events, activities, courses, workshops and exhibitions.