Topic: Battles of Gate Pā/Te Ranga Art Exhibition (2014) by Debbie McCauley
To commemorate 150 years since the Battles of Gate Pa and Te Ranga in 1864 an art exhibition was held in St George's Church Hall at Gate Pa with over 70 entrants from adults and schools.
The exhibition was officially opened on Saturday 19 April 2014 at 10am and will be closed on Saturday 3 May. The artworks can be viewed by clicking on the links.
Art Exhibition Opening Speech (19 April 2014)
Art Exhibition Closing Speech (3 May 2014)
Entrants in the adult's division:
A3: Tiaki/Protect by Karen Francis Lawson (Second Place)
A18: Pekerangi by Tawhai Rickard (Winner)
Entrants in the school's division:
S1: Aftermath by Maia McCauley (Second place in the Intermediate Division)
S10: Hōri Ngātai by Zach Ririnui (Winner of the Intermediate Division)
S18: Mana by C. J. Lovett
S38: Ma tini ma mano ka rapa te whai (By many, by thousands, the work will be accomplished. Many hands make light work. Unity is strength) by Kate Harris & Ana Morris (Winner of the Senior Secondary Division)
S47: The Tiki by Paris Patete-King (Winner of the Junior Secondary Division)
S49: Te Pakanga o Pukehinahina (mural) by Brookfield School (Winner of the mural division and new Tauranga City Library card)
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