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Oceania: Imagining the Pacific
 

Oceania: Imagining the Pacific (Paperback)

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Oceania is a collaborative exhibition project between the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa and City Gallery Wellington during the Real New Zealand Festival 2011. Oceania "explores the richness of Maori, Pacific and Pakeha cultures-and points of connection and influence bet ...

ISBN 978095827049X
Barcode 9780958270496
Published 22 October 2011 by City Gallery Wellington
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Pacific Art in Detail
  

Pacific Art in Detail (Hardback)

By Newell, Jennifer

Across the great breadth of the Pacific, artists have always employed a wide variety of materials and techniques to create objects for specific purposes, from the domestic to the sacred, from the elegantly simple to the sumptuously ornate, and from the historic to the contemporar ...

ISBN 9781877385759
Published 6 May 2011 by Te Papa Press
Interest Age 14+ years
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Fatu Feu'u on Life & Art
  

Fatu Feu'u on Life & Art (Paperback)

By Jennings, Shona; Photographs by Tamua, Evotia

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Fatu Feu'u is an internationally recognised Samoan-New Zealand artist. He has been pivotal in shaping the interest in contemporary Pacific art globally and nurturing a generation of Pacific artists locally, leading to his reputation as the Father of contemporary Pacific art. In t ...

ISBN 9781877484131
Published 28 September 2012 by Little Island Press Ltd
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New Zealand Tattoo: In the Home of the Tattooist's Art
  

New Zealand Tattoo: In the Home of the Tattooist's Art (Paperback)

By Hoult, Chris; Forbes, Steve

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We have tattooing in the blood in New Zealand, and styles worn with pride here in Aotearoa are appreciated worldwide by admirers of beautiful design. And in the early 2010s, tattooing is going through a renaissance. Chris Hoult immersed himself in the Kiwi tattoo scene from 2011 ...

ISBN 9781877514470
Published 16 October 2012 by Oratia Media
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Tungaru: the Kiribati Project
  

Tungaru: the Kiribati Project (Paperback)

By Amery, Mark

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An exhibition catalogue - with beautiful photographs and essays Tungaru: The Kiribati Project' is a collaboration between contemporary New Zealand artists, Chris Charteris and Jeff Smith. Tungaru is the pre-colonial name for Kiribati. The project was born out of Chris' desire ...

ISBN 9780473291495
Published 2 July 2014 by Miscellaneous
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A'a: A Deity from Polynesia
 

A'a: A Deity from Polynesia (Paperback)

By Adams, Julie; Hooper, Steven

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This world-renowned sculpture is a unique figure in Polynesian art. An image of a deified ancestor, A'a was created sometime before 1821 on the island of Rurutu. The statue was a sensation when it arrived in England - Picasso was so struck by it that he had a copy made for himsel ...

ISBN 9780714151151
Published 1 August 2016 by Misc - Alliance Distribution
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Series Objects in Focus
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Figure Drawing: The Structural Anatomy and Expressive Design of the Human Form

Figure Drawing: The Structural Anatomy and Expressive Design of the Human Form (Paperback, 7th Revised edition)

By Goldstein, Nathan

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Providing a concise but comprehensive survey of all matters pertaining to drawing the human figure, this well-illustrated and accurate guide demonstrates the interplay of structure, anatomy, design, and expression in sound figure drawing. This text shows how the integration of th ...

ISBN 9780136031918
Published 2 February 2010 by Pearson Education (US)
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Wrapping in Images: Tattooing in Polynesia

Wrapping in Images: Tattooing in Polynesia (Paperback, New edition)

By Gell, Alfred

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Wrapping in Images is a comparative analysis of tattooing in Polynesia in its original setting. It shows how tattooing played a key role in the social construction of the person in the main Polynesian societies, and provides a new perspective on Polynesian comparative sociology.

ISBN 9780198280903
Published 28 March 1996 by Oxford University Press (S1)
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Series Oxford Studies in Social & Cultural Anthropology: Cultural Forms
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Oceania: Art of the Pacific Islands in the Metropolitan Museum of Art
 

Oceania: Art of the Pacific Islands in the Metropolitan Museum of Art (Hardback, illustrated edition)

By Kjellgren, Eric

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In aesthetic quality, significance and scope, the Metropolitan Museum's Oceanic or Pacific Islands collection is one of the finest in the world. This volume features some 200 masterworks from the more than 2,600 objects in the collection, and is published to coincide with the ope ...

ISBN 9780300120301
Published 15 November 2007 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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Series Metropolitan Museum of Art
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Gauguin's Paradise Remembered: The Noa Noa Prints
  

Gauguin's Paradise Remembered: The Noa Noa Prints (Hardback)

By Wright, Alastair; Brown, Calvin

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In 1891, Paul Gauguin (1848-1903) traveled to Tahiti in an effort to live simply and to draw inspiration from what he saw as the island's exotic native culture. This book addresses both the artist's representation of Tahiti in the woodcut medium and the impact these works had on ...

ISBN 9780300149296
Published 1 December 2010 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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Series Princeton University Art Museum
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