Pearce Gallery | 40th Year Bastion Point Anniversary Exhibition

Opens Wednesday May 16, from 6pm

Pearce Gallery, Auckland

Pearce Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition of photographic images and ephemera from the Hawke Whanau Trust. The exhibition focuses on images that document the 506 days of occupation at Bastion Point, which led to the removal of 222 people on 25th May 1978 by New Zealand police and armed forces. The archive of images and ephemera were first exhibited at the Auckland Library in 2008, on the 30th anniversary of the occupation and includes New Zealand documentary photographers of the 1970s: Mairi Gunn, John Miller, Gil Hanly, Margaret Jones, Robin Morrison.

In conversation Wednesday May 23, from 6pm to 7.30pm

In conversation Wednesday May 30, from 6pm to 7.30pm

Location
Pearce Gallery

Date/Time
Date(s) - 16/05/2018 - 02/06/2018
All Day