Ka Awatea signifies daybreak and is the title of an exhibition of ‘new voices’ from artists in Ōtautahi. It is curated by Ōtautahi Creative Spaces, a specialist creative wellbeing initiative supporting people with experience of mental distress through working in studio groups, mentoring, and collaborative projects and exhibitions. The participating artists are: Catherine Brougham, Marian Cox, Sam Gane, Calum Hay, Marguerite King, Jonette Kingi, Sam Lee, Lauren Michelle, Amber Panere, Natasha Sadlier, Jamie Sim, Alexandra Stobbs, Lewis Trembath, Elijah Watson, Hadani Woodruff.
Ka Awatea: Ngā Reo Hou: New Voices
Eastside Gallery Linwood, 388 Worcester Street
27 April – 15 May 2021
- Marguerite King, Beautiful Sting, 2021l, acrylic ink on watercolour paper