Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Ancestral Land


My ancestral land is dominated by my ancestral mountain, which is a pyramid shape. When I see my ancestral mountain, I can feel the spirit of my ancestors protecting me.

Darcy Nicholas

Darcy Nicholas



Te Kahui Maunga and the tribes of Taranaki and Tauranga Moana areas

(1946- )

Born in Waitara, Taranaki, Darcy Nicholas has been actively involved in the contemporary Maori art movement since the late 1960’s. He has exhibited throughout New Zealand, Australia, Africa, United States, France, India, Britain, Germany, Netherlands, and Canada.