Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)
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Te Kete Aronui

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“This basket encompasses the knowledge of our senses, that before us—the natural world. Coming from our heart centre, the colour green reflects peace, love and healing.”

Te Rongo Kirkwood

Te Rongo Kirkwood

Te Rongo Kirkwood

Māori

Ngāi Tai ki Tamaki, Wai o hua, Kawerau, Waikato

(1973- )

I feel a strong connection to my cultural roots, particularly since returning from 12 years in the UK and Europe. Embracing my heritage the work reflects cultural influences and my interest in the awakening of consciousness.