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Whenua Hou


Wed 6 Jun 2018, 10:00am–5:00pm
Thu 7 Jun 2018, 10:00am–5:00pm
Fri 8 Jun 2018, 10:00am–5:00pm
Sat 9 Jun 2018, 10:00am–5:00pm
Sun 10 Jun 2018, 10:00am–5:00pm

Where: Te Manawa Museum of Art, Science and History, 326 Main St, Palmerston North

Restrictions: All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Admission: Free

Listed by: temanawa09

Experience current uku (clay) practice; featuring the diverse work of 8 Māori artists who explore a range of responses to the physical and conceptual properties of this very tactile artform.

“Whenua Hou: New Māori Ceramics is a snapshot in the evolution of uku practice as it exists today,” says Karl Chitham. Includes work from Dan Couper, Davina Duke, Stevei Houkamau, Hera Johns, Tracy Keith, Jess Paraone, Hana Rakena and Aaron Scythe. Curated by Karl Chitham, Director Tauranga Art Gallery, and Kim Paton, Director Objectspace.

This exhibition generously supported by First Sovereign Trust. Developed and toured by Tauranga Art Gallery Toi Tauranga and Objectspace.

Pictured: Atua Matua (left) and Tangata Porahu, by Dan Couper.

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