A special feature of this year’s Impressive 2 exhibition are selected items from Auckland Museum’s Pacific Collection on view to the public for the first time during the SouthSide Arts Festival.
Curator Gabrielle Belz says: “In Asia and the Pacific, print and the decoration of fibre has an ongoing tradition, imparting messages and information, recording history and anecdote in a visual media. Many textile works from these regions have significant decoration indicating mana, prestige and the identification of the wearer.
19 October-13 November
Nathan Homestead, Auckland