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.
Exhibition Dates/ Wed 16th May – Sat 2nd June
Exhitbion Open Hours/ Wed – Sat 10am- 3pm
Opening Night/ Wednesday 16th May / 6pm to 7.30pm
Inconversation/ Wednesday 23rd May / 6pm to 7.30pm
Inconversation/ Wednesday 30th May / 6pm to 7.30pm
Whitecliffe's Pearce Gallery is located at 130 St Georges Bay Road, Parnell. All are welcome to attend.