March - April 2016
Paintings by Rangihiroa Panoho, photography by Mark Adams
and Haruhiko Sameshima.
Celebrating the major new book by Dr Rangiora Panoho,
MĀORI ART, History, Landscape, Architecture and Theory (2015, David Bateman and PIRIHAU Productions) this exhibit, unusual in its scope, features the paintings of artist and art historian/curator Rangihiroa Panoho and pays homage to the photographic contribution to the book - from work over a twenty-year period - of leading New Zealand photographers Mark Adams and Haruhiko Sameshima.
The exhibit explores several other critical notions associated with the acronym I O U, including current claims over land and water by Rangihiroa's hapu.
Rangihiroa Panoho' s hapu 'subtribal groups' are Te Uriroroi and Te Parawhau, affiliations Ngapuhi and Ngati Whatua.
Haruhiko Sameshima, Te Rangi-i-heke-iho (built 1886), Ātene, Kakata, Ngāti Hineoneone, Whanganui River, 25 January 1994, cibachrome photograph $3,000 incl. framing
Rangihīroa Panoho, He Tiki Ngakau, 2016, acrylic on canvas. $1,000
Rangihīroa Panoho, Kōkohuia, 2015, acrylic on board. $2,000
Rangihīroa Panoho, Pāpaku te Waipao 'the river Waipao is shallow', encaustic on Oregon pine, 2016. $750
Rangihīroa Panoho, ‘Natives Run Amuck’, encaustic on Oregon pine, 2016. $500
Mark Adams, Maungārongo Interior, Porotī, black and white photograph, 11 May 1994. $5,000
Mark Adams, Toka i Tawhio, Maungakiekie, 25 February, 1986 (Mark Adams collection), black and white photograph. $5,000 incl. framing
Rangihīroa Panoho, Fiji\ Whiti 'The Crossover', acrylic and gold acrylic on board, 2014. $30,000
Rangihīroa Panoho, Pao pao te wai, Waipao te awa, acrylic on canvas, 2016. $800
Mark Adams, Te Wairere a Miru ‘Wairua Falls’, black and white photograph, 6 January 1995. $5,000 incl. framing
Rangihīroa Panoho, Te Wairere a Miru (Wairua Falls), 2012, acrylic inks and watercolour on board. $2,500
Rangihīroa Panoho, Ko te wheke kei runga ake i te maunga Whatitiri ‘Octopus over Whatitiri’, encaustic on 100% cotton paper on board with kauri frame, 2016. $1,500
Rangihīroa Panoho, The Great Austronesian Tree, 2016, acrylic on canvas. $5,000
Rangihīroa Panoho, Ka hokimai a Kupe ki te raki. E tiaho ana te kura o ngā uru pohutukawa, acrylic on board, 2013 / 2016. $750
Rangihīroa Panoho, Yueh, 'The People of the Axe', encaustic on board with kauri window frame, 2016. $1,000
Rangihīroa Panoho, Te ringa hāpai a Hoturoa me te Korotangi, acrylic on board, 2015. $2,500
Rangihīroa Panoho, RURU, acrylic on board, 2016. $50 2
Rangihīroa Panoho, Whatitiri tūtei i te ao, tūtei i te pō, acrylic on board, 2013/16. $500
Haruhiko Sameshima, Kaipara he awa, he pehu, Kaipara River bend, heading downriver towards Kaipara harbour entrance, black and white photograph, 26 September 1996. $2,000
Rangihīroa Panoho, Hikurangi te maunga, acrylic on canvas, 2016. $500