Event

Māori Rock Art

Talk

  • Wednesday, 23 January 2019 / 6pm
  • Philip Carter Family Auditorium
  • Free
Gordon Walters Untitled 1956, Gouache on paper. Collection of Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu, purchased with the assistance of the W.A. Sutton Trust, 2010. Reproduced courtesy of the Gordon Walters Estate

Gordon Walters Untitled 1956, Gouache on paper. Collection of Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu, purchased with the assistance of the W.A. Sutton Trust, 2010. Reproduced courtesy of the Gordon Walters Estate

How old is it? Who made it? What does it mean?

Gerard O'Regan (Ngāi Tahu) will privde an outline of what we currently know, and don't know, about Māori rock art. He will also explore contemporary re-use of rock art imagery and how that relates to the places originally marked.

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