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Tuesday, 21 May 2019 16:35

Mātiro: A survey of photography by Kapua Joy Bennett - 22 June to 13 October 2019

When: 22 June – 13 October 2019

Where: Tauranga Art Gallery

Presented by: Tauranga Art Gallery

Mātiro (loving gaze) is the first survey of black and white photography by Tauranga-based Kapua Joy Bennett (Ngāti Ranginui, Te Whānau-ā-Apanui).

For more than three decades she was a prolific photographer capturing thousands of images from quiet domestic moments, portraits, street scenes, protests and Māori communities.

In partnership with Tauranga City Libraries and the whanau of Kapua Joy Bennett.

Mātiro​ is one of three exhibitions, and an art education programme, that forms the Tauranga Art Gallery's 2019 Matariki celebrations for Maori New Year.

The three exhibitions span the entire upper floor of the Gallery and include BLOOD WATER EARTH and Hā: Lewis Tamihana Gardiner.

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Additional Info

  • Event Date: 22 June - 13 October