Sangeeta Singh + Luisa Tora, Pecha Kucha Night

8 12 2009

Sangeeta Singh and Luisa Tora presented a joint presentation at Manukau’s recent Pecha Kucha Night held at the historic Metro Theatre in Mangere East.

Their presentation was called, PR Application #679

Sangeeta pictured here with the 3D model of Mana

They were in a steller line-up including Leilani Kake, Shigeyuki Kihara, Nigel Borrel, Terry Koloamatangi Klavenes, Angela Tiatia, Edgar Melitao, Tanu Gago, Vinesh Kumaran, James McCarthy and Hone Ngata aka DJ Poroufessor.

More on Pecha Kucha Night, New Zealand





Reviewed!

16 10 2009

The Fiji Times exhibition has been reviewed on Cafe Pacific HERE

Vinaka vakalevu!

An anonymous comment notes…

A modern Pacific fusion, with LGBT graphical representation, with strong influences of vagina monologues and Jackson Pollack undertones, wrapped in political satire, with a twist of impartial bias.





Fiji Times closes in Auckland City

14 10 2009

The sun has set on the FIJI TIMES exhibition… Torika Bolatagici Vetuna’s beautiful photo media work has been donated to the Tautai Trust Tsunami Relief Auction and Luisa Tora’s poster will be on it’s way shortly to its new home in Christchurch, New Zealand! Congratulations artists, vinaka vakalevu supporters, thank you so much Naomi Singer and Nicole Lim, respected colleagues. A great project… thank you all so much.

And another Fiji womens exhibition is in the pipeline…





One more day of FIJI TIMES @ The Salon

13 10 2009


The last day of the FIJI TIMES exhibition at The Salon is Wednesday 14 October. The Salon will be open from 12-6pm with artists Luisa Tora and Sangeeta Singh.





Fiji Times // OPENING!

9 10 2009

A wonderful evening marking the eve of Fiji Day in Auckland City!

Fiji Blue

Cheap wine + plastic cups // Fiji Times artists Filani Macassey, Sangeeta Singh + Luisa Tora with curator, Ema Tavola


David Robie, Director – Pacific Media Centre, AUT


Karlo Mila

Luisa Tora with Victor Roger


Charmaine ‘Ilaiu + Ema Tavola


Margaret Aull + Theresa


Lawyer Gina Cole + Luisa Tora


Karlo Mila + Tracey Tawhiao


Filani Macassey + Stevie J Heatley

More photos on the Fiji Times Flickr page





FIJI TIMES exhibition catalogue

8 10 2009


The limited edition 8-page exhibition catalogue will be available during the exhibition for a gold coin donation. It has been produced by Nicole Lim with editorial support from Luisa Tora and features artist statements, bio information, photos, letters to the editor, features and sponsors!


The wonderful Nicole Lim, graphic-designer-survivor!





Getting excited about Fiji Day!

8 10 2009


Ema Tavola, Sangeeta Singh + Luisa Tora
At the foot of St Kevin’s Arcade, Thursday 8 October
Photo by Leilani Kake