11 June - 16 July 2022
Curated Matariki exhibition by Stevei Houkāmau
Curated by uku artist Stevei Houkāmau, 'Te Matapihi' offers a glimpse into the worlds of a group of artists who are based or have spent considerable time in Te Whanganui-a-Tara. Developing connections to the whenua and moana, Poneke has been a home away from home and they feel forever changed by the Mauri of Te Whanganui-a-Tara. Stevei has brought together a group of artists across a diverse range of materials, including – Jaime Berry, Neke Moa, Isaac Te Awa, Victor Te Paa, Shainey Moreli, Miriama Grace-Smith, Gina Kiel, Xoe Hall, Suzanne Tamaki, Terence Turner, Keri-mei Zagrobelna, and Stevei Houkāmau.