Art show/musical performance in NYC 8/12 Zine editors/writers invited
- PRESS RELEASE-
NEW ZEALAND BROTHER COMBINATION- THE WAIPARAS- COMBINE FOR UNIQUE EAST VILLAGE ART SHOW/MUSICAL PERFORMANCE
ZAK and TAMA WAIPARA present "PINGAO and TOETOE � An exhibition/performance"
AUGUST 12th 8PM
NIAGARA 112 Ave. A at 7th St. NYC (downstairs)
Contact: Tama Waipara (twaipara@...)
Kia ora koutou,
Just a note to let you know about a show I am doing with the work of my brother Zak Waipara.
8.15pm �Pingao & Toetoe� � Slideshow (Helena Smith) with Musical Performance
8.30pm Performance/ Exhibit
About the artists:
Zak Scott Rangi Waipara
An accomplished visual artist who combines a rich sense of his Maori heritage with a vibrant flair for contemporary imagery, and just a touch of pop culture. After publishing his graphic novel �Children of a Dying Nation� in 1994 at the age of 20, Zak has worked extensively as an illustrator and graphic designer. Zak is currently in Auckland, New Zealand.
An accomplished singer/songwriter/guitarist, he was the sensation of this summer�s Central Park SummerStage festival. His critically acclaimed CD, �Triumph of Time� is out on Obliq Sound and is a unique mix of classic poetry, Shakespeare, and Maori chants with jazz, R&B and world beat elements mixed in. Tama Waipara has worked on projects in conjunction with National Geographic magazine and is a lecturer/performer in scholastic settings. He also appears weekly on WBAI-FM�s indigenous peoples� show, First Voices. His music can be heard at: www.obliqsound.com. Available for bookings through: Evan Ginzburg at evan_ginzburg@...
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