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OPEN HOMES

20 Jun 2021 to 24 Jul 2021
Sunday 20 June 2pm opening to Saturday 24 July
Join us as we celebrate this art exhibition that is centered around our kinship, meaningful and reciprocal relationship with our diverse local community,
Event type: 
Art, Exhibition, Multidisciplinary
Price: 
Free
Venue: 
ALL GOODS | a space for the arts
Address: 
99 Rosebank rd, Avondale, Auckland (behind the Avondale library)
Region: 
Auckland

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OPENING | ALL WELCOME! Sunday 20th June 2pm

"Another world is not only possible. She is on her way. On a quiet day, I can hear her breathing.” – Arundhati Roy

Open Homes proudly presents this creative collaboration that symbolises hope, strength and resiliency of a plurivesal world as we remember how to be a humble part of the biological web of life through the practice of intensive backyard food production.

This exhibition highlights the importance of having different voices and cultural world views cohering together around the organising principle of maintaining a collective spirit, making the local soil fertile and productive together.

It is an artwork that is the antithesis of the universalising ideologies of progress that undermines cultural diversity and suppresses all life by poisoning the land and enclosing people's capacity to imagine a different world.

Open Homes collaborators are; Charles and Grace Buenconsejo, Marc Conaco, Kirsty Fong, Auggie Fontanilla, Dan Kelly, Tanya Ruka and Helen Yeung.

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ALL GOODS is a community-led art space that is flexible and accessible, providing an inclusive homebase for people in the Whau to participate in the arts. It is a space to strengthen connections, develop ideas, create and share mahi. We welcome artists and people of all abilities and interests to run projects, hold workshops, kōrero and make and experience art.

Exhibition: MAX WHITE Works on Paper: from the mid 80s to mid 90s
When: 10 April – 13 June 2021
Where: ALL GOODS, 99 Rosebank road, Avondale, Auckland
Cost: Free
Open hours: Thursday and Friday 10 - 3pm
Viewing or dropping in outside of public open hours available upon request.

Opening event: Saturday 10 April 4pm (ALL WELCOME)
Artist talk: date tbc

For more information, to speak to the artist or for high res image requests, please contact: kiaora@whauthepeople.com + 64 21 245 3232

Many thanks to our friends at Te Uru for lending us some extra walls. The Whau Local Board and our ALL GOODS hirers who have helped us fund this exhibition.

Mā te wā,

 

Written by

Whau the People

16 Jun 2021