One of the new 'whakapapa' series, Rangi Rua means 'Two Faces.' It refers to two thoughts occupying the same space - the inner tensions we sometimes feel. It can also represent the importance and value of collaborating - of combining the different perspectives that come together to produce balance and quality.
This work is in the style of Te Tai Tokerau in the North of NZ
Unaunahi is a pattern associated with Tangaroa (God of the sea) and the moana (ocean). As such, it alludes to the traditions of navigation, the stars, and customary fishing practices.
Raperape represents movement and the release of energy. It alludes to the ideas of continuity and progression into the future.
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