The three overall winners of the inaugural VividWgtn Poster competition will have their posters pasted up around the inner-city between the 12 – 19th of March.
Sponsors – Hell Pizza – Phantom Billstickers – Garage Project
Cityzenkane is an English artist who installs intricate three dimensional artworks on the blank walls of Europe. As well as working on a series of new works in collaboration with local uku (clay) artist, Stevei Houkamau, Cityzenkane will also run a workshop with artists from Alpha Art, Pablo’s and Vincent’s Art Workshop.
Wellington Museum Workshop 1st March
Toi Poneke Artist Talk TBC
Sponsors – Havana Coffeeworks / WCC Creative Communities / WCC Events
Unfortunately Irony will not be painting his portrait in tribute to Rita Angus, on the back of the old Dominion Post building as planned.
Due to the earthquake and other events this hasn’t happened. So we will make an announcement as soon as we have a firm start date!
Thanks you all for your support so far!
Sponsors – Rymans Helathcare/ Boosted/ Fitzrovia Noir/Vivid Wellington/The People of Wellington
Bond Street Paint Up
Seven local artists will be painting inter-linking pieces which visually address the recent earthquake in Wellington. The artists are Ariki Brightwell, Larissa McMillan, Mica Still, T-Wei, and some of the Pirates Crew.
Come along and watch some of Wellington’s up and coming artists at work together with some of the cities finest!
11/12th March (rain date 18/19 March)
Sponsor – Hell Pizza
The Public Art Board
Ten local artists have created original paintings which will be on display in Phantom’s Poster Frames during the week of Sunday the 12th of March to Sunday the 19th of March.
Each work is being offered for sale at the very reasonable price of $500 (with the artist receiving 80%). VividWgtn will put a list of the artists and the locations prior to them being installed.
Sponsor – Phantom Billstickers