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.
Mary Taylor – Parnell Gallery
Mary Taylor was born in Devonport, Auckland in 1948. She was educated at Auckland University, Teachers College and later, Massey University. She was formerly a teacher and has worked as a professional artist since 1983.
Flowering Pohutukawa have started appearing in my sketches — a sure sign that Christmas must be here! Pohutukawa are found along the coast of the upper North Island, the blooms come out around Christmas every year and have no petals, consisting instead of hundreds of bright red stamens. This is Devonport above on Auckland's North Shore, looking up Devonport's main drag past the old Esplanade Hotel with pohutukawa in the foreground. Below is the old green keepers cottage at Victoria Park in…