Story: Te mahi kai – food production economics

‘Tangaroa’s conversation with Tui’

‘Tangaroa’s conversation with Tui’

This artwork, ‘Tangaroa’s conversation with Tui’, has a Pasifika-influenced background. It was done by Michel Tuffery, a New Zealand artist of Samoan heritage. In Samoa, Tangaroa is known as Tagaloa.

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Manuka Henare, 'Te mahi kai – food production economics - Initial settlement', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/artwork/20249/tangaroas-conversation-with-tui (accessed 19 August 2019)

Story by Manuka Henare, published 24 Nov 2008