Fresh Gallery Otara is proud to present…
Pecha Kucha – which originated in Tokyo – is a unique, rapid-fire format in which each speaker shows 20 images, each for 20 seconds. With each presentation lasting just 6 minutes and 40 seconds, the audience experiences an exhilarating variety of ideas and projects. Pecha Kucha is fun, fast, information. It’s a mix of the old-fashioned slide show and public lecture – a great chance to interact with the local community, meet new people.
Pecha Kucha has spread virally to over 400 cities worldwide. The Southside editions of Pecha Kucha Nights are always very special in their regard for showcasing the ‘soul of the community’. So, be inspired and informed by creative people with a Manukau connection.You’ll hear from artists, architects, scientists, musicians and more. Read more »
Celebrating Urban Culture in South Auckland
For the third year running the 2011 Southside Gig offers an intense collaboration of music, dance, graf art and DJ showcase celebrating urban culture in South Auckland.
In partnership with The Palace Dance Studio, the Hip Hop Collaboration will take place once again featuring a guest performance by members of ABDC Crew, Street Kingdom.
Dance icon, Tight Eyez will also be there to judge the hottest hip hop competition in Aotearoa!
Kings of Style Graf Art battle takes place again so spend some time watching some amazing art evolve throughout the day.
Southside Gig introduces its new DJ showcase working alongside DJCXL, comprising of some of the hottest DJ’s on the music scene.
Check out Erakah’s Natural music video featuring K-One and DJCXL
All battles are by invitation only. Registrations for workshops will be taken on the day. All ages and levels welcome. Numbers are limited so be quick!
- 9am-5pm: Kings of Style Graf Art Battle – FREE
- 9.30am-10am: Hip Hop Workshop Registrations
- 10.30am-12pm: Hip Hop Workshop – FREE
- 2pm-3.30pm: Hip Hop Collaboration Prelim Show – $10
- 4pm-6pm: DJ Showcase – FREE
- 7pm-9pm: Southside Gig Finale Show featuring Hip Hop Collaboration, DJ showcase and special guest performance by members of ABDC Street Kingdom – $10
Also find out how you can be into WIN a grafart wall! Details on the website.
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