"Tohinoa 'o' Manatu" ("Journal of My Memories") by Kulimoe'anga Stone Maka, April 28 - May 22, 2010

"Tohinoa 'o' Manatu" ("Journal of My Memories") by Kulimoe'anga Stone Maka
April 28 - May 22, 2010
COCA Gallery, 66 Gloucester Street, Christchurch, New Zealand

In his exhibition, "Tohinoa 'o' Manatu" ("Journal of My Memories"), Kulimoe'anga Stone Maka continues his interest in ancient traditions of Tongan art, discovering some similarities and connections to Western art along the way.

Tino Rangatira Tanga by Leilani Kake, April 2 - June 13, 2010

Tino Rangatira Tanga by Leilani Kake
April 2 - June 13, 2010
City Gallery, Civic Square, Wellington

Leilani Kake (Tainui, Ngāpuhi, Cook Island, American) is a video installation artist based in Auckland. Kake utilises narratives taken directly from her personal life to comment on larger issues facing Māori and Pacific Island communities living in Aotearoa New Zealand.

Unnerved: The New Zealand Project, May 1 – July 4, 2010

Unnerved: The New Zealand Project
May 1 – July 4, 2010
The Fairfax Gallery (Gallery 1.1), 1.2, 1.3, GoMA

The Gallery presents the second in a series of country-specific exhibition projects focusing on its contemporary collections with ‘Unnerved: The New Zealand Project’.

Holdings of contemporary work from New Zealand have grown rapidly since the early 1990s, partly through increased awareness and interest in the Asia Pacific Triennial exhibitions.

Contemporary Photography from Oceania Tours Mexico, April 16 - 28, 2010

Taho (To Shine) – Contemporary Photography From Oceania
Curated by Giles Peterson

April 16 – 18, 2010
Palacio Municipal de Ciudad Nezahualcoyotl, Ciudad Nezahualcoyotl, Mexico

April 19 – 22, 2010
Instituto Latino de Mexico preparatoria, Coyacoan, Mexico

April 23 – 28, 2010
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, National Autonomous University of Mexico City, Coyacoan, Mexico

Exhibition: Au Mei Moana – Returning Tides: The Tonga Cultural Heritage Exhibition, July 27 – August 1, 2010

Au Mei Moana – Returning Tides: The Tonga Cultural Heritage Exhibition
July 27 – August 1, 2010
Fa’onelua Convention Centre in Nuku’alofa, Tonga

The Tongan Ministry of Education, Women’s Affairs, & Culture in conjunction with The Tonga Traditions Committee presents Au Mei Moana – Returning Tides: The Tonga Cultural Heritage Exhibition. Hosted at the Fa’onelua Convention Centre in Nuku’alofa, Tonga, from July 27 – August 1, 2010.