The house we built – Matt Ritani
Main space
12/10/18 – 3/11/18
Opening Friday 12th October from 6pm

Based on 2017 statistics NZ data on household income and quality of housing. The house we built explores the long term effects of colonial urban planning and seeks to re-present the data through an analytical architectural model.

Matt Ritani is a Whanganui-a-tara based artist. Recent projects include: Belly of the Beast - Brick Bay Sculpture Trail (2015) and Laminal interfaces - Window Gallery (2016).

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The Restoration – Mike Ting
The Yellow Room:
12/10/18 – 3/11/18
Opening Friday 12th October from 6pm

The Restoration examines how colonialism has changed the landscape from one of intrinsic value to one of instrumental value, from an ecological entity, to a resource that needed to be tamed, measured, scientised, and utilized.

Mike Ting is a Wellington based artist. His practice surrounds the research of power, colonialism and its effects on the body. Recent projects include Private Investigations at Meanwhile Gallery 2017 and was granted the Asia New Zealand Art Foundation Grant.