Past Exhibitions & Events

 

2017

"Inclusion" at Mairangi Arts Centre  (15th March - 2nd April 2017)

 Exhibition by Māpura Studios Students & Staff
‘Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.’ -Confucius

Auckland Arts Festival - White Night, Greenwoods Corner

 The popular, free, late-night arts party returned on Saturday 18th March, 6pm to midnight.

Greenwoods Kitchen, on Greenwoods Corner, Epsom took part in the celebrations, hosting artworks by Māpura Artists for the night and continuing the exhibition for 2 weeks. Greenwoods Corner is on  on the White Nights Trail. 


 
 
 
 
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2016

 

Mapura Artists' Christmas Party 2016
Pizza,strawberries, music, dancing and singing!!!
Fabulous fun was had by all our artists and tutors at our 2016 Xmas party in December.
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Good Shapes Exhibition at Pah Homestead, TSB Bank Wallace Trust Arts Centre (7th Nov 2016- 15th Jan 2017)
Somewhere between the known and the unknown, the seen and the unseen, there can be an understanding of form that can only be expressed emotionally. Māpura Studios presented five artists with extreme emotional intelligence heightened by  creative thinking.

 

Attitude Art Awards & Mapura Studios Silent Auction Evening (29th November)
at ASB Stadium....
Māpura Studios silent auction was a feature of the Attitude TV Awards. There was Excitement and heartfelt moments at the black-tie gathering to celebrate the achievements of Kiwis living with disability.

 

Mapura Studios Grand Gala Open Day (Saturday 15th October)
We had a fantastic day, family fun for everyone! There was rain and sunshine and plenty of fun for all, great art workshops, Circability Circus performances, yummy food, games, a bouncy castle, plenty of music and awesome affordable artworks for sale by Mapura students.
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So Much There Is at Studio One Toi Tū (25th August -15th September)
So Much There Is  represented a living experience of art at Māpura Studios. The show demonstrated the rich diversity of our community inclusive of age, gender, physical and mental disability. How we are profoundly different from each other and yet united through creativity and human experience.

 

 

Charity Auction at Pah Homestead, TSB Bank Wallace Arts Centre

Māpura Studios and the Rotary Clubs of Mt Eden and Epsom hosted an art auction on 28 May 2016 at Pah Homestead, TSB Bank Wallace Arts Centre in support of Māpura's Stroke Art Therapy Programme and featuring works by renowned New Zealand artists.

 

 

 

International Women’s day at CCS disability centre, Royal Oak, Auckland, NZ

 

 

White Night at Greenwoods Corner
 

 

2015

 

International Women’s day at CCS disability centre, Royal Oak, Auckland, NZ

 

 


 

Hush and Hum, The Pah Homestead, Auckland, NZ

 

 

 


 

 

 

Energy Uptake, Mairangi Arts Centre, Auckland, NZ

 

 

 

 

 

Māpura Open Day, Māpura Studios, Auckland, NZ
 

 

 

 

 

From Here to There, Studio One, Auckland, NZ

 

 

Diversity Week, Victoria Park, Auckland, NZ

 

2014

Women Artists, Disability Centre Royal Oak, Auckland, NZ
Kaleidoscope, Bruce Mason Centre, Auckland, NZ
5 Perspectives, Northart, Auckland, NZ
Visual Perceptions, The Pah Homestead, TSB Bank Wallace Arts Centre, Auckland, NZ
Inclusions, Studio One, Auckland, NZ
Attitude TV Awards Auction, Viaduct Event Centre, Auckland, NZ
Spark Open Day, Spark Centre, Auckland, NZ

2013

Attitude TV Awards Auction, Viaduct Event Centre, Auckland, NZ
YMCA, Auckland, NZ
Recent paintings, Albert Eden Local Board, Auckland, NZ
Memory, Artstation, Auckland, NZ
Dialect, Mairangi Bay Arts Centre, Auckland, NZ
Perspectives, Big Event, ASB Showgrounds, Auckland NZ

2012

from here to there, Pah Homestead, Auckland, NZ
Attitude TV Awards Auction, Viaduct Event Centre, Auckland, NZ
Spark Open Day, Spark Centre, Auckland, NZ
John Penman-Retrospective, Disability Resource Centre, Auckland, NZ,
Collective Conversations, Artstation, Auckland, NZ

2011

Attitude TV Awards Auction, Viaduct Event Centre, Auckland, NZ
Recent Painting, Albert Eden Local Board, Auckland, NZ
Spark Studio Open Day, Spark Studio, Auckland, NZ

2010

Portrait Speaks, Disability Resource Centre, Auckland, NZ
Interwoven, Spark Studio, Auckland
Diverse View, Artstation, Auckland, NZ

2009

Community & Self, Northart, Auckland, NZ
Small Windows Big Impressions, Roar Gallery, Wellington, NZ
Can this really happen, Spark Studio, Auckland, NZ

2008

I Speak, Corbans Estate gallery, Auckland, NZ

2007

I tell my story, BNZ Foyer, Aotea Centre, The Edge, Auckland, NZ