Join our panelists, writers Anthony Byrt, David Hall, and Jade Kake as they tackle this confronting question in what promises to be an illuminating kōrero on gentrification and culture.

This panel discussion is part of the We're Not Too Big to Care public programme. More about the exhibition here.

About the speakers:

Anthony Byrt is a journalist and critic based in Auckland. He is a regular contributor to Metro and Artforum. His first book, This Model World: Travels to the Edge of Contemporary Art (Auckland University Press, 2016) was shortlisted for the 2017 Ockham Book Awards.

David Hall is Senior Researcher at The Policy Observatory, AUT, and editor of Fair Borders? Migration Policy in the Twenty-First Century published by BWB Texts.

Jade Kake (Ngāpuhi - Te Parawhau me Ngāti Hau, Te Arawa, Whakatōhea) is an architectural designer, writer and housing advocate. She has written for a variety of housing and architecture magazines and contributed chapters to several books on architecture and urbanism.


  • Wed 17 Apr


  • 6:00 pm — 7:30 pm

Gus Fisher Gallery

  • Level 4, The Kenneth Myers Centre
  • 74 Shortland St
  • Auckland, 1010