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Taiawhio II free pdf Tai whio: Conversations with Contemporary M ori artists, now in its third reprint, has proven invaluable to art lovers, students, teachers and those with a passion for New Zealand art. This new volume profiles a fresh range of contemporary M ori artists Each profile contains pages of information and quotes from the artists so readers can learn, in the artists' own words, about their influences and inspirations, work methods and practice, while numerous full-colour photographs accompany each chapter, depicting the artists at work and showing the range of their work and the environment in which they create it. Short biographies are given for each artist profiled and a general introduction by Huhana Smith provides context for the interviews and background information about contemporary M ori art. These artists work across a wide range of media and forms of expression including weaving, painting, claywork, sculpture, carving, t moko, Kaihanga Uku, multimedia, jewellery and dance, making this book an excellent introduction to the dynamic world of contemporary visual culture in Aotearoa New Zealand today.

About Huhana Smith

The editors are all curators at the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa. General Editor Huhana Smith is Senior Curator M tauranga M ori and a practising artist. Other editors include Megan Tamati-Quennell, Curator Art (on secondment to Ng i Tahu Development Corporation, Christchurch), Oriwa Solomon and Awhina Tamarapa, both Curators M tauranga M ori at Te Papa.

Details Book

Author : Huhana Smith
Publisher : Te Papa Press
Data Published : 01 February 2007
ISBN : 0909010099
EAN : 9780909010096
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 300 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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