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.
Two tui - ecru limited edition screenprint by Greg Straight
Limited Edition ScreenprintImage size in millimetres: 490 x 710Limited edition of 30 prints, printed, signed and numbered by Greg Straight.Update: This print has now sold out. Large screenprint with an ecru (greyish-pale yellow or a light greyish-yellowish brown) background.Enjoy the artworks of NZ artist Greg Straight? You will find more prints like Two tui - ecru by Greg Straight in these collections at Prints.co.nz:Greg Straight PrintsNZ Artist EditionsBird PrintsScreen Prints
Landscape Inchies Part 1 (that artist woman)
I recently completed this project during a residency. I was working with Grade 4/5. They were studying 6 different regions of Canada so we completed 6 inchies to represent these. They then chose the
Maori Images, Stock Photos & Vectors
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Tiki: More than decor - a symbol
We believe there is now emerging a deeper meaning to New Zealanders buying prints of symbols like tiki and koru than just a superficial decor trend. This article is a call to critically examine a casual dismissal of the extensive use of the tiki motif in particular as just another (temporary) phase of a wider kiwiana trend in NZ art prints that will pass. More than just a decorative piece a tiki print first and foremost represents an ongoing connection to Aotearoa/New Zealand. When a tiki is…