Contemporary Maori Portrait Paintings | Sofia Minson Art | Sofia Minson Artist
Contemporary Maori portrait paintings by New Zealand Ngati Porou artist Sofia Minson. Sofia creates modern Maori art, inspired by historic Lindauer and Goldie portraits of Maori. Life-like portrayals in oil, ink and acrylic include well-known Maori such as Tiki Taane and Tame Iti.
Feathers NZ Map by Glenn Jones
NZ Map Art PrintPrint size in millimetres: 300 x 420Black and white print showing an outline map of New Zealand, the shapes of the North and South Islands made from two feathers. Created by Auckland designer Glenn Jones, printed on crisp smoothe matte art paper using Epson Ultra Chrome archival inks. Title and signature of the artist printed below the image.Like prints by NZ artist Glenn Jones? More prints like "Feathers" are for sale in these collections at New Zealand's specialist art…
Kura Gallery Aotearoa Art + Design – we exhibit and sell an extensive range of original quality Maori and New Zealand made art and design that is unique to Aotearoa. Established in 1998 Kura has artspaces in both Auckland and Wellington and represents established and emerging Maori and New Zealand artists.
Poll Tax by Lester Hall
Digital PrintImage size in millimetres: 485 x 330Signed edition on velvet fine art paper using K3 archival inks studio printed by contemporary NZ print-maker Lester HallFrom Hall's "Aotearoaland"series Poll Tax refers to the discriminatory tax levied on immigrants from China in the early days of New Zealand settlement. The portrait of a young Chinese woman wearing a tiki is a riff on the famous painting Chinese Girl in a Yellow Jacket by Vladimir Tretchikoff. Poll Tax by Lester Hall…
Queenie by Lester Hall
Fine Art EditionImage size in millimetres: 485 x 330Signed studio printed edition on Epson Velvet fine art paper using K3 archival inks by contemporary NZ print-maker Lester HallQueenie is from Hall's Aotearoland series. Aotearoaland is a compromise _to enable the best of Maori and Pakeha to meld and form what all marriages of peoples can do, grow as a better single entity, an evolutionary event rather than a reason for discord and loss._ The young Queen Elizabeth II is shown in a kiwi…
Kia Ora Cook by Lester Hall
Contemporary NZ PrintImage size in millimetres: 485 x 330Signed studio printed edition on Epson Velvet fine art paper with K3 archival inks by contemporary NZ print-maker Lester HallCaptain Cook imagined with a Maori moko, according to the artist showing visually how Cook was changed by his meeting with Maori on his voyages to New Zealand. This artwork in the collection of renowned Cook scholar Dame Anne Salmond who said at the time she bought it that the print reminded her of the premise…
Visit New Zealand. Wonderland of the Pacific
File name: 08_05_000068 Title: Visit New Zealand. Wonderland of the Pacific Created/Published: C.S.W. Ltd. Date issued: 1910-1959 (approximate) Physical description: 1 print (poster) : color Genre: Travel posters; Prints Subjects: Tourism; Mountains; Indigenous peoples Notes: Title from item. Location: Boston Public Library, Print Department Rights: Rights status not evaluated
Fin DAC in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand
Fresh from Miami, our friend Fin DAC is now in New Zealand where he's spent the last few days, with a host of other international and local artists painting at the inaugural Street Prints Mauao Festival in Mount Maunganui on the North Island.Deviating slightly from his usual Asian themed work, t