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dancers, New Zealand.on the people of this nation.I find it intriguing and oddly beautiful.Maori dancers, New Zealand.on the people of this nation.I find it intriguing and oddly beautiful. Face Tattoos For Men, Tattoos For Guys, Cool Tattoos, Awesome Tattoos, Facial Tattoos, Gun Tattoos, White Tattoos, Ankle Tattoos, Arrow Tattoos

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Like many other Sketchbook Challengers, my first response to this prompt was fern fronds unfurling. So I pulled up this picture that I just happened to take this picture last spring. ;-) Photo by Art Wolfe from here. This got me thinking about the symbolism of Maori culture. I'd seen an Art Wolfe Travels to the Edge episode on PBS in which he visited New Zealand and captured spectacular photos of Maori people, highlighting their beautiful tattoos. They also explained the symbolism of the…

The most beautiful ornaments of the world Maori Designs, Doodles Zentangles, Art Scandinave, Ta Moko Tattoo, Maori Patterns, Geometric Patterns, Maori Symbols, Cultural Patterns, Maori People

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Inspiring Photo: Young Warrior #46478

Young Warrior - Photographer's Description: A quiet moment for a young lad in volved with land right issues with the government in New Zealand

How traditional Maori face tattoos called Moko describe without words. Possibly Hokapa, the chief of Papaioia Pa. Maori Tattoos, Maori Face Tattoo, Ta Moko Tattoo, Maori Tattoo Designs, Face Tattoos, Polynesian Tattoos, Samoan Tattoo, Sleeve Tattoos, Maori People

How traditional Maori face tattoos called Moko describe without words

Striking images, taken by New Zealand's first ever photographer, Elizabeth Pulman, depict the way of life of the Maori, including their unique method of tattooing the face called ta moko, shown.

George Pulman New Zealand. Head and shoulders portrait of Maori man, Pekama Titara; wearing a white feather in his hair, kaitaka (finely woven flax cloak); with facial moko (tattoo). Maori Tattoos, Maori Face Tattoo, Ta Moko Tattoo, Borneo Tattoos, Thai Tattoo, Tribal Tattoos, Maori Tribe, Polynesian People, Sunflower Tattoo Small

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New Zealand | Head and shoulders portrait of Maori man, Pekama Titara; wearing a white feather in his hair, kaitaka (finely woven flax cloak); with facial moko (tattoo) | Late 19th century | Photographed by Pulman

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Ihaka Whaanga ca Photography and the Portraits of Gottfried Lindauer - Lindauer Online Maori Face Tattoo, Ta Moko Tattoo, Maori Tattoos, Borneo Tattoos, Thai Tattoo, Face Tattoos, Tribal Tattoos, Polynesian People, Polynesian Art

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A typical Maori chieftainess. Maori Lore: The Traditions of the Maori People James Izett Wellington: John Mackay, Maori Tattoos, Samoan Tattoo, Borneo Tattoos, Thai Tattoo, Tribal Tattoos, Polynesian Tattoos, We Are The World, People Of The World, Maori People

maori princess with moko - chin tattoo

A beautiful maori woman with traditional feather headress, moa feather cape, and moko or chin tattoo. New Zealand, vintage. Photo in the private collection of Sarah Partridge, all rights reserved. Contact: sweetpeabrooklyn@yahoo.com

Maori Earth Goddess from Creation Myth. Wood carving of Rangi and Papatuanuku in Nelson NZ — with Sofia Iturralde. Maori People, Creation Myth, Sacred Feminine, Divine Feminine, Earth Goddess, Divine Mother, Maori Art, Green Man, Gods And Goddesses

Papataunuku, Maori Earth Goddess from Creation Myth. Image is from a wood carving of Rangi and Papatuanuku in Nelson NZ

New Zeland | Portrait of Hati Wira Takahi, Ngapuhi chief.	Hati Wira Takah, King Country | Auckland : E Pulman, c1873 Haka New Zealand, Ta Moko Tattoo, Polynesian People, Maori People, Maori Designs, Maori Art, King And Country, Thinking Day, Human Art

New Zeland | Portrait of Hati Wira Takahi, Ngapuhi chief. Hati Wira Takah, King Country | Auckland : E Pulman, c1873

Maori Carving, New Zealand, 1920 - Polynesian People, Maori Designs, Indigenous Tribes, Maori Art, Tree Carving, Kiwiana, Aboriginal Art, South Pacific, First Nations

RP, Maori Carving, New Zealand, 1920-1940s

RP, Maori Carving, New Zealand, 1920-1940s in Australia & Oceania > New Zealand

Ta moko, examples of indigenous Maori tattoos. Theme: Cultural signs and patterns. Idea from: Paterson J. 2017 IB Visual Arts Course Companion Oxford O. Maori Tattoos, Maori Face Tattoo, Ta Moko Tattoo, Tribal Tattoos, Body Art Tattoos, Borneo Tattoos, Thai Tattoo, Maori People, Tribal People

The time of Maori

According to Māori mythology, tattooing (“tā moko”) commenced in the underworld, and their tattoos (“Moko”) are as unique to the wearer as their own fingerprints.