In collaboration with
T e H u i h u i n g a H a k u i
Blockhouse Bay Boat House, Auckland
New Zealand 2010
Papatuanuku; Dedicated to the cleansing of the Waters of the Earth. Created for the The Pacifica Grandmothers Te Huihuinga Hakui. The Pacifica Grandmothers represent an alliance of prayer, education and healing for our Mother Earth, all her inhabitants, all the children, and for the next seven generations to come. The kaupapa of the the hui was to bring together elders from the Four Winds of the Pacific.
Materials: Pounamu dust, Huia Ochres, Red Soil from the far North, Raglan Black Basalt, Takaka Hill Lime Stone, Salt, Kauri Gum, Charcoal, Copper, Brass, Silver dust and East Coast Stone dust.