Collage artist Naomi Azoulay hosted an all day workshop, inviting community to co-create a large collage, reflecting and celebrating the Whau and its rich cultural fabric.
The collage is now on display at Avondale Library.
Exhibition of Collage at the same time showing work by Naomi Azoulay, Linda Dixon and Skye Kelly.
Naomi Azoulay is a Middle Eastern Born, Auckland-based artist.Her collage portraits are vibrant, and detailed, interlacing layers of references from a wide spectrum of art genres and eras.
Skye Kelly graduated from Hungry Creek Art school in 2018 and works with college, paint and ceramics. In her art practice she explores the human condition, unrealistic beauty standards and stories. She uses art as a way to navigate and make sense of the world around her.
Linda Dixon is a Titirangi-based collage artist, who creates lush and colourful paper collages from found printed materials. Linda holds a diploma in visual arts and won the Titirangi emerging artist award in 2009 and the abstract award for a painting at the Waitakere art and sculpture awards in 2017. Linda also runs collage workshops at the Hospice supporting families through therapeutic collaging.