Lateisha Afu. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
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Powerhouse Late: Pacific Runway

Duration: 5–9pm
Finished 27 October 2022
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Powerhouse Late: Pacific Runway is a celebration of Pacific Islander creatives including workshops, food tasting, talanoa (talk) sessions, hair and beauty demonstrations, authors, live music and Pacific Runway’s famous fashion show.

WELCOME

5–5.30 pm Welcome and Indigenous Ceremony

Fashion show by Nungala Creative

 

FASHION

6.30 pm & 8 pm Fashion shows with Flying Fox Clothing, OHN Clothing, PUBLIC ISLAND SOCIETY, Hefrani, QBrandy, A Kāhui Design Studio, Becky’s Thrifted Fits, raphgarr.co, Styled by Neekz, Wear Ta’ahine, Hupfeld Hoerder , Missing Polynesia, E’vana Couture & Nungala Creative
5–9 pm Market stalls curated by Pacific Runway

Mannequin fashion display by Pacific Runway

 

TALANOA (TALK) SESSIONS

5.40 pm A panel of creatives hosted by fashion photographer, writer, model and publicist Dusk Devi
5.45 pm A panel of Pasifika tattooists hosted by Alex Akau’ola
7.00 pm A panel of female authors hosted by Patsy Nai

 

LIVE PERFORMANCE

5.30 pm Cook Island drummers perform live
5.30 pm Fijian graphic artist Duane Leewai illustrates live
7.15 pm Dancer and choreographer Sela Vai performs live
8.30 pm Musician Olivia Kolo performs live

 

WORKSHOPS

5.30 pm Korowai classes for beginners
7 pm Hair-styling demonstration by stylist Dan Tafeuni

 

DJ

5–9 pm DJ Black President

Capital Zee

 

VISUALS

5–9 pm Ten years of Pacific Runway images

Pasifika short films

Pacific Runway photo booth

360 video booth

 

FOOD & BEVERAGE

5–9 pm Bar by Grifter

ESTEL NZ Water station

The Big Big Aloha

 

FREE event as part of Powerhouse Late. No bookings required. 

Read about the COVID Safe measures we’ve put in place to keep everyone safe when visiting the museum here. 

Find accessibility information here or contact Bookings for access support on +61 (02) 9217 0222 or via email book@maas.museum.