Exhibition: Nga Kakahu

Nga Kakahu – Change & Exchange exhibition opening and Artist Talk
Change & Exchange exhibition opening
Sunday 19 September, 2010 1.45pm,
Artist Talk – Roka Ngarimu-Cameron 2.30pm
PATAKA, cnr Norrie and Parumoana Street, Porirua City, New Zealand

Roka Ngarimu-Cameron will talk about the similarities between the kilt and the cloak. Nga Kakahu: Change & Exchange is a celebration of the art of Maori weaving from both a Maori and Pakeha perspective. The exhibition brings together for the first time sculptor Jo Torr and Maori weaver, Roka Ngarimu-Cameron, who both find inspiration in the traditional Maori art of cloak weaving.

Left, Roka Ngarimu-Cameron Korowai 2008 Right, Jo Torr Ngore 2009

Source: Pakata Museum of Arts and Cultures

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