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Pasifika Styles

Artists inside the museum

By Rosanna Raymond (Edited by), Amiria Salmond (Edited by)

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Format: Paperback, 144 pages
Other Information: colour photos
Published In: New Zealand, 01 January 2008
Documents an exhibition by 15 New Zealand artists in the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Cambridge, UK from 2006-2008. The artists flung open the stores of the museum and installed their works in cases next to taonga collected on the voyages of Cook and Vancouver. The visiting artists included Ani O'Neill, Maureen Lander, Shigeyuki Kihara, Tracey Tawhiao, Reuben Paterson, Rachel Rakena, Lisa Reihana, Lisa Taouma, and Michel Tuffery who brought vitality to the collections by offering workshops, seminars, public activities and a festival of performing arts. This book describes the making of Pasfika Styles from the perspectives of the artists and the museum professionals and scholars involved, placing it in the midst of current debates about museums, cultural property and art.

Table of Contents

Preface: Nicholas Thomas -- 1 Introduction: Islands of Opportunity -- 3 An Interview with Lisa Taouma -- 4 Pasifika Styles -- 5 He Tautoko -- 6 Relational Understandings -- 7 Fieldwork in a Glass Case -- 8 Fusion/Confusion -- 9 Some Anxious Moments -- 10 Visiting Artists Programme -- 11 Tikanga Maori and Art -- 12 Awakening Sleeping Objects -- 13 Korero Mai -- 14 Dad's Chair -- 15 A Visual Essay -- Glossary -- Bibliography.

About the Author

Rosanna Raymond is an artist, performer and freelance curator who helped to establish the Pasifika Festival in Auckland. Amiria Salmond is a curator and lecturer at the University of Cambridge. She has produced exhibitions at the Tairawhiti Museum in New Zealand and studies and practises Maori weaving.

EAN: 9781877372605
ISBN: 1877372609
Publisher: Otago University Press
Age Range: 15+ years
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