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Matariki 2022

COURTENAY PLACE LIGHTBOX EXHIBITION

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28th May - 18th September 2022

Documentation of the visual journey over 8 months will be recorded.
 
Whanaungatanga (building family ties & relationships):
Asking the question: How are we?
Conversations with local community members, sharing stories and history.
The purpose is to establish ties within the community prior to installation of the digital weavings.

Creating 16 digital weavings with imagery sourced from the Te Aro community and landscape:

/ 8 will follow the Whakapapa (genealogy) of Te Ao the Light 
//  8 will follow the Whakapapa  (genealogy) of Te Pō the dark. 

 

/// WHAKAPAPA TE PŌ | TE AO \\\

1. Te AO NUI

(the great light)

2. Te AO ROA

(the long light)

3. Te AO PAPAKINA

(the light that can be felt)

4. Te AO KITUA

(the light beyond)

5. Te AO KIROTO

(the light within)

6. Te AO TAWHITO

(the ancient light)

7. Te AO RŪRŪ

(the sheltered light)

8. Te AO ĀIO

(the calm light)

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1. Te PŌ NUI

(the great darkness)

2. Te PŌ ROA

(the long darkness)

3. Te PŌ PAPAKINA

(the darkness that can be felt)

4. Te PŌ KITUA

(the darkness beyond)

5. Te PŌ KIROTO

(the darkness within)

6. Te PŌ TAWHITO

(the ancient darkness)

7. Te PŌ RŪRŪ

(the sheltered darkness)

8. Te PÕ ĀIO

(the calm darkness)

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