Exhibition: Aho Whenua-Threads sown from Earth, A collection of Contemporary Māori Weaving, Ceramics, Painting, and Jewellery

26 January - 4 March 2013
PATAKA Art + Museum
Blue Pacific Gallery

Showcasing recent work by: Davina Duke, Hera Johns, Karuna Douglas, Ngaahina Hohaia, Noelle Jakeman, Rhonda Halliday, Sofia Minson, Stevei Houkamau, Todd Douglas, Tracey Huxford, Veranoa Hetet, Victor Te Paa.

Featuring works from the Small Treasures Gallery; Alex Nathan, Barry Te Whatu, Chris Bailey, Lewis Gardiner, Matthew McIntyre-Wilson, Stacey Gordine, Te Rongo Kirkwood.

To celebrate the opening of Aho Whenua, Toi Māori Aotearoa presents:

Saturday 9 February, 2pm

In the spine at Pataka

Te Hononga Moemoeā – The Dreamtime Connection

The first step towards sowing the seeds of a shared indigenous music movement.

Showcasing Contemporary Māori Musicians and Members of the Indigenous Melbourne-based Skin Choir; Ngahiwi Apanui, Toni Huata and Ariana Tikao.

PATAKA:

Cnr Norrie & Parumoana Streets, Porirua City

Ph: (04) 237 1511 - Fax: (04) 237 4527

pataka@pcc.govt.nz - www.pataka.org.nz

Image credit: Hera Johns, Whai, red clay, red iron oxide, 2012