Parihaka: The Art of Passive Resistance
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BeschreibungA bestseller in New Zealand since 2000, when an exhibition at City Gallery in Wellington broke new ground in the study of Maori art and history, this is a new paperback edition of the exhibition catalog. More than 120 paintings, written accounts, and photographs from the time, following the English invasion in 1881 chronicle the story of brave leaders Te Whiti o Rongomai and Tohu Kakahi, and celebrate the strength and spirit of the Parihaka community, even under colonial rule.
PortraitTe Miringa Hohaia is a prominent figure in the political and cultural affairs of Taranaki and in the revival of traditional Parihaka waiata and poi. Gregory O'Brien is an award-winning author, poet, and art curator. Lara Strongman is an art critic, an editor, and a program manager at City Gallery in Wellington.
Untertitel: Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: VICTORIA UNIV PR
Erscheinungsdatum: April 2006
Seitenanzahl: 232 Seiten