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Waitakere Artists' Open Studio Weekend

Media Release

February 20, 2008

Waitakere Artists' Open Studio Weekend

Waitakere's artists will be opening their home studios to the public and joining together in collaborative groups so the public can view their
work on March 1 and 2.

This year over 200 artists are taking part throughout Waitakere and the event, which runs from 10am-4pm each day, will be the largest of its kind in the region.

The variety and quality of the artists represent a wide cross-section of styles and mediums and is a testament to the creativity that exists in the city.

For more information pick up a free brochure from your local Waitakere library, art gallery or the Waitakere City Council.

A brochure and map are available to view at the following link:

Bus tours are planned: from 10.30 and 1.30 both days (2 1/2 hour tour around selected studios).

Bookings are essential phone 839 0400.

A shuttle bus tour will take visitors around galleries and cluster groups (1 hour round trip - get on and off as you wish).

Tickets for the shuttle bus are available from the driver $15.


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