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Christina Hurihia Wirihana

Christina Hurihia Wirihana


Ngati Maniapoto-Raukawa: Ngati Whawhakia: Ngati Pikiao


Christina is a contemporary artist, acclaimed in Aotearoa NZ and Internationally for her weaving which incorporates a mixture of customary and new practices. Christina has continued to advocate and research innovative pathways for Maori weavers through her long-standing National and International networks.


Christina and her Mother, Matekino Lawless QSM, have an established relationship as weavers and as good friends. This unique partnership has drawn much interest from National and International weavers, by sharing inter-generational expertise as a team.


Recent highlights:
Project Coordinator: Hotunui Tukutuku Conservation Project: Auckland Museum 2014 – 2017: Project Coordinator of the United Nations Tukutuku Project: New York 2010 – 2015: Co-Curator of Whiria – Weaving Global Connections Exhibition: Rotorua 2015: Project Coordinator: Evergreen State College Longhouse Tukutuku Project: Olympia, NW. USA 2017:


Pingao Kete Sculpture
Pingao Kete Sculpture

Pingao Kete

Beautiful Pingao Kete.This is an example of one of Christina's kete from a set of 7.Please ask for an image of what we have in stock...

$825.00

Pingao Kete

$825.00