Whakairo

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Beyond the Koru by Sandy Adsett, Māori artist Maori Designs, Maori Symbols, Kunst Der Aborigines, Maori Patterns, Maori People, Polynesian Art, New Zealand Art, Nz Art, Maori Art

Beyond the Koru by Sandy Adsett, Māori artist (KX30701)

Medium: acrylic on canvas. Size: 48 x 36 inches. These three paintings [Beyond the Koru, Crosspoint, To the Point] focus on this important time of contact, the Maori with the indigenous artists of the Northwest Coast. Our folklore, designs and patterns — we are sharing with each other, and have such a similarity in the Earth Mother, Sky Father, Star Land and creation stories.

New Zealand Tikiana Art Block Maori Patterns, Maori Designs, Tiki Art, New Zealand Art, Nz Art, Large Canvas Prints, Maori Art, Kiwiana, Stencil Art

Kiwiana: New Zealand Design Inspiration — miracle & wander

When I think of New Zealand design, I think of Maori illustrations, silver ferns, green stone, paua shells and woodcarvings. While I appreciate their historical and cultural significance, I’ve had a hard time finding a place for these things in my home without creating a tribal vibe in the place. If I’m being completely honest, it’s not all particularly my style (I hope I'm not offending anyone!) Sometimes I yearn to find unique items that make me feel inspired and that truly fit my…

Click to close image, click and drag to move. Use arrow keys for next and previous. Abstract Sculpture, Wood Sculpture, Bronze Sculpture, Doodles Zentangles, Maori Words, Maori Symbols, Maori Patterns, Polynesian Art, Maori Designs

James Ormsby Waituhi Series

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Maori wood Carving, Rotorua, New Zealand Abstract Sculpture, Wood Sculpture, Bronze Sculpture, Simple Wood Carving, Maori Designs, Wood Carving Designs, New Zealand Art, Nz Art, Homemade Art

ANCIENT ART

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Maori Carving Art Block Artearoa | Shop New Zealand NZ$ 43.90 Maori Designs, Maori Symbols, Maori Patterns, Polynesian Art, New Zealand Art, Nz Art, Pattern And Decoration, Maori Art, Carving Designs

Maori Carving Art Block Artearoa | Shop New Zealand

Ancient Designs Meet Modern Art, The beauty and grace of Maori carving is captured in this Acrylic Art Block from Artearoa. The graceful, spiraling curves meet in Koru and double Koru designs and are echoed in smaller curves which lap at the Koru like waves on a beach. Maori wood carving is an art form which has been practiced for centuries. The elegant, abstract designs in neutral wood tones of the photograph will compliment and enrich any space. Take home a piece of real New Zealand art…

Fig. 94. Parallel and beaded lines, after Anaha.a, rauponga; b, whakatara; c, waharua; d, whakarare; e, unauna. Abstract Sculpture, Wood Sculpture, Bronze Sculpture, Surface Pattern, Pattern Art, Art Maori, Maori Symbols, Maori Patterns, Polynesian Art

Fig. 94. Parallel and beaded lines, after Anaha. — a, rauponga; b, whakatara; c, waharua; d, whakarare; e, unauna | NZETC

Fig. 94. Parallel and beaded lines, after Anaha.a, rauponga; b, whakatara; c, waharua; d, whakarare; e, unauna.

Example of whakairo surface design along with haehae/carved parallel ridges plus pakati/notching. This is the detail of a waka huia/treasure box carved simply by Te Rangikapiki Fraser. Maori Patterns, Box Patterns, Maori Designs, Maori Face Tattoo, Maori Tattoos, Maori Symbols, Polynesian Art, Cafe Art, Wood Carving Patterns

Whakairo rakau (Māori wood carving) | The Encyclopedia of Crafts in WCC-Asia Pacific Region (EC-APR)

Example of whakairo surface design with haehae/carved parallel ridges and pakati/notching. This is a detail of a waka huia/treasure box carved by Te Rangikapiki Fraser.

Weaving – Kura Gallery: Maori and New Zealand Art + Design. New Zealand Art, Maori Art, Straw Bag, Weaving, Auckland, Gallery, Bamboo, Anna, Crafts

Weaving & Wearables – Kura Gallery: Maori and New Zealand Art + Design.

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.