Gallery: Hei Ō Mō Apanui – Erena Koopu

HEI Ō MŌ APANUI – Iwi Sustenance by Erena Koopu on at Tairāwhiti Museum from 5 May – 24 June 2018 Erena Koopu’s latest series of work encompasses the tribal narratives of Te Whānau a Apanui capturing the lyrical musings of renowned Māori composer, Rikirangi Gage. Koopu is a senior lecturer at Toihoukura School of Māori … More Gallery: Hei Ō Mō Apanui – Erena Koopu

Appealing objects – decorative arts at Tairāwhiti Museum

New to the Jack C Richards Decorative Arts Gallery: Chinese-style glass vessels by Alexander Lamont Workshops (Thailand); Japanese-influenced ceramics by New Zealand potter Aaron Scythe; decorative paintings by British/New Zealand artist Melanie Mills and three, early twentieth-century Japanese wedding robes. … More Appealing objects – decorative arts at Tairāwhiti Museum