“Identifying historical and customary narrative by using the foundations of Whakapapa as an expression and assertion of identity” – Areena Smith
A Tauranga Moana Maori artist that is of Ngai Te Rangi and Ngati Ranginui descent, who describes her practice as a creative, visual language. Her ambition is to identify historical and customary narrative by using the foundations of Whakapapa as an expression and assertion of identity.
11 June - 4 July, The People’s Gallery, Historic Village, Tauranga
~ Mehemea ka moemoeā tātou ka taea e tātou / Dream together so that we may rise together
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