Kōrero: Whakairo

Ko Hōne Taiapa, i te tau 1970

Ko Hōne Taiapa, i te tau 1970

I te tangohanga o tēnei whakaahua i te tau 1970, ko Hōne Taiapa te tohunga whakairo matua o Te Wānanga Toi Māori i Whakarewarewa. Koia te taina o tērā o ngā kaiwhakairo nui o Ngāti Porou, o Pine Taiapa, ā, i mahitahi te tokorua i te pokapū atu i te tekau tau 1930. Nā rāua anō i whawhao te whare whakairo i Waitangi (i whakatuwheratia i te tau 1940), ā, whāia tonu iho ngā whakairo o te Tai Tokerau.

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Brett Graham, 'Whakairo - Te whakairo ki ngā taone', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/43111/ko-hone-taiapa-i-te-tau-1970 (accessed 22 August 2019)

Story by Brett Graham, published 22 Oct 2014