Faculty of Arts


ARTHIST 238

Mana Taonga: Tradition and Innovation in Māori Art


Description

Considers Māori visual art from arrival from the Pacific to the present day. Examines how artists critically negotiated current notions of identity in their work. Forms including moko, carving, weaving, architecture, film and contemporary art are explored through key ideas such as gender politics, patronage and repatriation. Artists examined include Raharuhi Rukupo, Te Kooti, Pine Taiapa, Lisa Reihana and Ralph Hotere.

Availability 2012

Not taught in 2012

Lecturer(s)

Coordinator(s) Dr Ngārino Ellis

Assessment

Coursework + exam

Points

ARTHIST 238: 15.0 points

Prerequisites

Any 30 points at Stage I in Art History or Māori Studies

Restrictions

ARTHIST 102, 338


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