Tai Whetuki and Fale Ula reviewed by Janet McAllister, Close Encounters: PAH by Raewyn Whyte.
Images from left: Lisa Reihana. Tai Whetuki/House of Death: Image: Lisa Reihana 2014. Photo: Kallan MacLeod. Costume: Bob Buck, Lisa Reihana. Talent: Hemi David. Fale Ula: Niki Hastings-McFall Work 3. Photograph: Michael Pöhlmann. Niki Hastings-McFall installation for Wunderruma, GalerieHandwerk, Munich 2014. Star Gossage, Seeds of the Heart II, 2010, Oil on board, 605 x 920mm, titled, signed and dated vers. Courtesy of Page Blackie Gallery, Wellington. Photo: Solomon Mortimer.
When multidisciplinary artist Lisa Reihana was named an Arts Foundation laureate this year, she was praised for her "culturally rich meditations on Ma-ori in modern times". But for her next work… Audio
Plant a tree and a bird will come, says artist Niki Hastings-McFall. But will they still turn up if you wrap the tree in thousands of artificial lei? Niki is doing just that in her new work, Fale Ula… Audio
Choreographer and composer talk about their collaboration on PAH. Audio