Hello again Art Lovers,
Here are some UP-DATED additional links to some of the very recent Fakes & Forgeries Event NEW NEWS STORIES which ran in November etc in the local and National Newspapers and also a previous one from RADIO NZ etc.
Here in the NZ Herald / wonderful Whanganui Chronicle ; Hundreds turn out for Mangaweka's Fakes and Forgeries art festival - NZ Herald
And here on 'Stuff' and in the Manawatu Standard is a brilliant account of the Opening Day with some great pictures of the winners etc : Erring for art: Fakes and Forgeries exhibition celebrates unique copycats | Stuff.co.nz
Then in the local District Monitor : (flip to page 2 inside cover) : Fakes Festival forges on in Mangaweka -Winners Announced !
AND there's MORE! in NZ Herald / Whanganui Chronicle a special piece on Fakes & Forgeries and the Adults Winning Artist 'Willow' - who was once employed by Madonna and other famous faces!. Read the fascinating story here :Fakes and Forgeries winner Wayne Mullineaux staying put in Whanganui - for now - NZ Herald
Then for those who like Audio try; RADIO New Zealand, an interview accompanied by some great photos : Richard Aslett and Fakes & Forgeries Art in Mangaweka AND the full length interview here Mangaweka - forgery capital of New Zealand | RNZ
CLICK on the Above and ENJOY!
Cheers, Richard Aslett,
Mangaweka "Yellow Church" Gallery, SH1 NZ
Tel/Txt : 027 52 666 12
Open most other days and by appointment