Introducing Siobhan Crowley…

We are fortunate enough to have the wonderfully energetic and inspiring Siobhan Crowley* with us at the Depot as part of an internship through Unitec. What better way to get to know someone than with a few nosey questions –…

Google Art Project

WOW! I’ve just been looking through the Google Art Project at the various collections and really enjoying the timeline axis which allows you to browse images from a particular year from the collections of galleries and museums such as the…

Incredible Hiroshima Commemoration Footage

[vimeo http://vimeo.com/48499220] The lovely Raymond Vogt from Vibrant Videos captured Ms. Shigeko Sasamori’s story at the Hiroshima and Nagasaki Commemorations at the Kerr Street Museum of the Vernacular on August 5th 2012. The ten minute film of inspirational anecdotal experiences is well worth a…

Sum of the Parts Opening

The opening on Saturday 11 August for The Cultural Mapping Project exhibition Sum of the Parts was a huge success. Because of the high number of participants the exhibition took place at three venues in Devonport each with its own…

NIGEL BROWN PEACE WORKSHOPS

Today has been a fun day at the Museum of the Vernacular at Kerr Street with 21 students from Mahurangi Montessori Primary participating in the inaugural Nigel Brown Peace Workshop. Students used text from their own peace poetry and researched…

ARTIST TALKS & KIWI NUGGETS PANEL DISCUSSION

PEACE PAINTINGS, PRINTS & POETS – Artist Talks Saturday 25 August, 2pm Summit Heritage Barracks on North Head Devonport In the wake of the Depot’s successful opening for Sum of the Parts at the Maungauika/North Head we are delighted to…