Art

Collection by Georgie

31 
Pins
Georgie
John Bevan Ford was inspired by the belief that land gives life, that it carries a spiritual essence and that it connects people. New Zealand Tattoo, New Zealand Art, Abstract Sculpture, Sculpture Art, Metal Sculptures, Bronze Sculpture, Polynesian Art, Shapes And Curves, Nz Art

Spotlight on the Collection

Spotlight on the Collection features stories about individual items from the Puke Ariki Heritage Collection. From the extremely precious and awe-inspiring to the ordinary and utilitarian, Puke Ariki Heritage Collection items all have a story to tell.

He Pihi: The Shoots John Bevan Ford; 1989; Maori Patterns, New Zealand Art, Nz Art, Maori Art, Collaborative Art, Community Art, Pattern Art, Printmaking, Art Drawings

He Pihi: The Shoots ; John Bevan Ford; 1989; 89/12 on NZ Museums

"The He Pihi series, in which this work can be placed, “asserts the complementary nature of sky and earth, providing an interplay of opposite and contrasting peaks and curves. Generative energies of the earth are echoed as generative energies of the sky. A white area with its own flowing depth and breadth divides the earth and sky.” (Judith Dell Panny, John Bevan Ford Paintings (Auckland: David Bateman, 2004), 32.)"

john bevan ford Maori Designs, New Zealand Art, Nz Art, Maori Art, Native Art, Medium Art, Lace Shorts, Art Drawings, Contemporary Art

‘Ko Tararua 5’

This painting by John Bevan Ford shows a cloak above Tararua (Arete peak) in the Tararua range, together with the rivers that run down the slopes. It calls to mind the traditional practice where a chief would claim authority over land by laying a cloak down...

John Bevan Ford - Auckland Art Gallery He Kahu 1993 felt pen Auckland Art Gallery, New Zealand Art, Nz Art, Maori Art, European Paintings, Global Art, Large Art, Community Art, Medium Art

John Bevan Ford

Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki is the largest art institution in New Zealand, with a collection numbering over 15,000 works. These include major holdings of New Zealand historic, modern and contemporary art, and outstanding works by Māori and Pacific Island artists, as well as European painting, sculpture and print collections ranging in date from 1376 to the present day.

View exhibitions and artworks by John Bevan Ford and enquire about works available for sale. Read our contemporary artist biography and browse related content. Auckland Art Gallery, New Zealand Art, Nz Art, Maori Art, Futuristic Art, European Paintings, Artist Profile, Collaborative Art, Large Art

John Bevan Ford | Artist Profile, Exhibitions & Artworks

View exhibitions and artworks by John Bevan Ford and enquire about works available for sale. Read our contemporary artist biography and browse related content.

a Samoa matai - Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa Polynesian Designs, Polynesian Art, African House, Nz Art, Hawaiian Art, Maori Art, Still Life Art, Art Lessons, Printmaking

Biography of Michel Tuffery | Collections Online

Access information on more than 200,000 objects in Te Papa's collections. Get up close to our collections through collected specimens and thousands of zoomable images.

Downtown Upolu, by Sheyne Tuffery, is described as an exploration into the Wellington-based artist's Samoan heritage as well as an expression of. Polynesian Art, Pattern Art, Art Patterns, Nz Art, Custom Screen Printing, Maori Art, Painter Artist, Art Carved, Still Life Art

Exhibitions opening

Downtown Upolu, by Sheyne Tuffery, is described as an exploration into the Wellington-based artist's Samoan heritage as well as an expression of...

Find auction results by John Bevan Ford. Browse through recent auction results or all past auction results on artnet. New Zealand Tattoo, New Zealand Art, Nz Art, Maori Art, Art Drawings, Doodles, Auction, Ford, Cloak

John Bevan Ford Auctions Results

Find auction results by John Bevan Ford. Browse through recent auction results or all past auction results on artnet.

"Te Hono ki Zealandia Nova (Lake Hapua Koari in the Tararua Ranges)" New Zealand Art, Maori Art, Collaborative Art, Still Life Art, Art Drawings, My Arts, Ford, Quilts, Embroidery

"Te Hono ki Zealandia Nova #15 (Lake Hapua Koari in the Tararua Ranges)"

Coloured ink drawing of Tararua Ranges with korowai above. Between the two are a manaia (left) and Tasman's ship, "Hemskerck" (right).

John Bevan Ford: Works on Paper National Art, National Museum, Elton John Tribute, New Zealand Art, Maori Art, Maritime Museum, Collaborative Art, Wave Pattern, Community Art

John Bevan Ford: Works on Paper

John Bevan Ford: Works on Paper, 18 March - 15 April 2009 John Bevan ..., Toi o Tahuna Fine Art Gallery, Queenstown, Otago, 18 March 2009 - 21 March 2009,

John Bevan Ford - Auckland Art Gallery Auckland Art Gallery, New Zealand Art, Maori Art, European Paintings, Modernism, Large Art, Contemporary Art, Quilting, My Arts

John Bevan Ford

Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki is the largest art institution in New Zealand, with a collection numbering over 15,000 works. These include major holdings of New Zealand historic, modern and contemporary art, and outstanding works by Māori and Pacific Island artists, as well as European painting, sculpture and print collections ranging in date from 1376 to the present day.