Concerns for the protection of cultural and environmental landscapes, underlies Flock west Niki Hastings-McFall’s immersive installation of multi-coloured bird forms. Flock west is inspired by her passion for birds and all things avian in general. The forms evolved from hours of researching and sketching pre-contact Polynesian bird related artefacts.
Artists floor talk, Saturday 29 August, 11am
Come and learn about artists Leon van den Eijkel, Niki Hastings-McFall and Jeff Thomson as they discuss their art in the current exhibitions.
Saturday Gallery Club #7 – Cut out stickers, Saturday 8 August between 10.30am – 12pm (Free, for families with kids aged 4 and up)
Influenced by Niki Hastings-McFall’s bird installation we will make hand cut stickers of bird shapes out of reflective road sign vinyl.
Image credit: Niki Hastings-McFall, Flock (detail), 2015. Courtesy of Whitespace Contemporary Art.
30 July – 6 September 2015, opens 30 July, 6pm – 8pm
Corban Estate Arts Centre, 2 Mt Lebanon Lane, Auckland< BACK TO LISTINGS