June 6, 2020

Hutt City Council waives outdoor seating fees for cafes and restaurants

Lower Hutt cafes and restaurants will be eligible for a free 12 month licence to install more outdoor seating and tables under a scheme announced by Lower Hutt Mayor Campbell Barry and Cr Deborah Hislop today. “We have asked our Council to identify simple, low-cost ways we can support businesses recover through the COVID-19 pandemic.  …

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June 6, 2020

Human Hand exhibition opens at The Dowse

An experimental micro-city, a biosphere to replicate life in outer space, and the largest intercontinental ballistic missile deployed by the US Air Force – three mesmerising places feature in Human Hand by Fiona Amundsen and Tim Corballis, opening at The Dowse on 6 June 2020.  As part of Amundsen’s Fulbright Scholar Award, she and Corballis …

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June 6, 2020

Ā Mua: New Lineages of Making opens at The Dowse

Jewellery that can only be worn in a virtual world; handwoven harakeke battle suits; and digital mōteatea – a new exhibition at The Dowse Art Museum opening 6 June explores and challenges the definition of craft in Aotearoa today.   Featuring projects by more than 20 makers from throughout Aotearoa, Ā Mua: New Lineages of Making …

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