Grey Ghost, Animals + Birds | Sofia Minson Artist
Original painting SOLD, acrylic painting on canvas, 1200 x 2400mm, 2015 Explore the story of the artwork >> Print sizes and editions (limited to 95) Regular museum archival paper print - 485 x
The Maori goddess of night, darkness and death; queen of the underworld. She is called 'Great Lady of the Night'. Hine-nui-te-Po is the daughter of Tane and Hina. When she learned that Tane, who took her as his wife, was also her father, she fled to the underworld where she rules ever since.
Tiki are fertility symbols and still today my adaptations might be seen to represent the fertility of the ethnic mix here in Aotearoa and in deed the whole of humanity so here I mix one the World’s love of the Mexican Muerto styles for the dead....
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Shane Hansen is a Maori Artist based in Aotearoa New Zealand. He creates original paintings, limited edition prints and a range of objects and products. His artwork is mostly themed around native birds, his heritage and connection to the land.
TATTOO TRADITION - MAORI PEOPLE
Maori woman by Ngaronoa Mereana Taki Moko Messages Every Moko, contain ancestral/tribal messages that pertain to the wearer. These messages narrate a wearer's family, sub-tribal and tribal affiliations and their placing within these social structures. In terms of the wearer's "placing", a message would basically contain the wearers "value" by way of their genealogy, perhaps their knowledge or expertise and their participation within each social level. Inherit or Credit There is a main thread…