Kōrero: Pacific arts in New Zealand

New materials and local innovation, 1993

New materials and local innovation, 1993

Jasmine Underhill and Vaine Ngaro, members of the Porirua Cook Island Community Group, show off hats made for a 1993 exhibition celebrating the centenary of women gaining the vote in New Zealand. The hats were woven with raffia, coconut palm fronds or plastic bread bags. 

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Dominion Post Collection (PAColl-7327)
Reference: EP/1993/2491
Photograph by Ray Pigney

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Kolokesa U. Māhina-Tuai, 'Pacific arts in New Zealand - Pacific grassroots arts', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/44255/new-materials-and-local-innovation-1993 (accessed 19 January 2020)

He kōrero nā Kolokesa U. Māhina-Tuai, i tāngia i te 22 Oct 2014