Tuesday 23 May 2017, 6:00pm

AMOR MUNDI: Treat urself babe: Wānanga on looking after yourself and your friends

Date Tuesday 23 May 2017
Time 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Location Artspace, 1/300 Karangahape Rd
Entry Free and open to all
Part of Biographies of Transition: Too Busy To Think

Tuesday May 23, 6pm: Fresh and Fruity
Treat urself babe: Wānanga on looking after yourself and your friends
Studio One Toi Tū

Treat urself babe is a wellness wānanga centred around fostering healthy art ecologies. We will
provide some wholesome kai and korero, conversing around mitigating emotional labour and
feeling unwelcome or unsafe in the artworld. Using Rebecca Boswell’s On Friendship as a starting
point, we will collectively discuss methods of self-care, forming meaningful relationships and ways
to survive the ‘art game’.
Fresh and Fruity is an art collective based in Aotearoa/online. Founded in Ōtepoti as a physical
space in 2014 it now exists entirely online and is run by Hana Pera Aoake (Tainui/Ngāti Mahuta,
Ngāti Raukawa) and Mya Morrison-Middleton (Ngāi Tahu). Fresh and Fruity’s work has
been shown and published across Aotearoa, as well as in Australia, the United States, the UK
and Germany. Fresh and Fruity is a sexy new look designed to slowly smash the neocolonial
Heteropatriarchy one sarcastic hashtag at a time.#cuterthanu