YEAR OF THE MASK

TŪPARA GALLERY

Time

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Date

01 - 17 Oct 2021

Cost

Free, All ages

Location

Tūpara Gallery, 66 Gladstone Road
66 Gladstone Road, Gisborne

TŪPARA Gallery will host an exhibition of paintings by Walter (Bub) Dewes (Ngāti Porou, Ngāti Kahungunu) – from his collection named, Year Of The Mask.

Dewes says he loves to paint abstract faces/masks, which represent feelings, tipuna and whānau, hidden in these are different symbols like birds, kowhaiwhai, feathers, leaves, all sorts of elements — which all have meaning. Join us at TŪPARA Gallery for the opening, artist talks and live painting events with Walter Dewes and Nick Tupara.

Scheduled events

Opening Night : 5.30pm – 7.00pm, Friday 1 Oct

Artist talks and live painting : 5.00pm – 7.30pm, Saturday and Sunday 9 – 10 & 16 – 17 Oct

Gallery hours : 9am – 2pm, Monday – Friday

 

 


Image credit: Walter Dewes

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