You’re invited to the exhibition for Emma Hercus and Dean Brereton this Labour Weekend. Exhibition open daily from Saturday 26 until Tuesday 29 October, 10 am – 4 pm.
About the artists
Last month Emma won the Pataka and Friends Creativity and Promise award for her artwork The Huia Escapes the Patu. Earning herself a scholarship to study art with the Learning Connexion in Wellington next year. Emma has recently been working with master basket weaver, Eddie Douglas for the past three years, learning the art of basketry.
Originally from Manchester (England) Dean has been living in New Zealand since 2010. With have no formal training he has always had an interest in creating abstract pieces. His style of art is very much about ‘play’ and experimenting with multiple layers.
Dean started exhibiting in the early 2000s (in Manchester) and has only recently started again while in New Zealand. Dean previously held an exhibition in April this year at Wairua Matters, where he sold a few pieces and raised funds for CARE NZ.