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Make Space: The Visibility Project


Tuesday 21 February, 8pm–10pm
Silo Park Beaumont and Jellicoe Streets, Auckland City

Wednesday 22 February, 8pm–10pm
Basement Theatre Lower Greys Avenue, Auckland City

Thursday 23 February, 8pm–10pm
ST PAUL St Gallery, AUT 40 St Paul Street, Auckland City

Friday 24 February, 8pm–10pm
Artspace NZ Level 1/300 Karangahape Road, Auckland City


Free Event
Note: this event took place during the 2017 Auckland Pride Festival. See for the 2018 Festival.

FAFSWAG Arts Collective and Love Life Fono Trust present an exhibition that speaks to civic identity and what this looks like for indigenous LGBTIQ people of colour – a resilient community vital to the cultural fabric of Aotearoa’s civic landscapes.

Pacific artists have been commissioned to develop new site-specific digital works curated for public screening over four evenings in the final week of Auckland Pride.  Selected parts of Auckland’s Central Business District will light up with large scale projection and public activation.

Featuring works by Sione Monu, Akashi Fisiinaua, Pati Solomona Tyrell, Jermain Dean, Moe Laga, Jaycee Tanuvasa and more, the project seeks to raise awareness of indigenous LGBTIQ communities through digital story-telling.  All communities are welcome to this free programme of public art events.

Please join us in celebrating the unique voices of these exciting new artists, exploring the things that make this city truly diverse, at a time where visibility is our Pride.

Proudly supported by Auckland Council, Phantom Billstickers, New Zealand AIDS Foundation, Artspace NZ, ST PAUL St Gallery, Silo 6, Basement Theatre and Auckland Pride.

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