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Public Art Walking Tour


Cinzah Merkins, Te Haaro o Te Kaahu ki Tuawhakarere, View the Future with the Insight of a Hawk, 2019

Available: Ongoing - year-round

Street Art has become an increasingly popular art form, with walls and sides of buildings around the Hawke's Bay becoming canvases for large-scale, striking artworks. In this programme, students will learn about the origins of Street Art - both overseas, and here in Aotearoa. We will embark on a walking tour of Hastings, examining local examples of Street Art, and the meanings and motifs behind the works. 

Contact us with any questions, phone 027 332 5496 or email.

Primary, Intermediate, Secondary: Year 1 to 13

Cost: Free
Duration: 90 minutes
Key Themes: Public Art, Graffiti Art, Art and Politics/Social Messages, Murals, Local curriculum
Subject Areas: Visual Arts, Social Sciences, English, Technology
Key Competencies: Thinking, Using Language, Symbols and Texts, Relating to Others

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Monday to Friday, 10am – 4.30pm
Saturday, 10am - 4pm
Sunday, 1pm - 4pm

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