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'Te Pakanga' series

Curator Megan Tamati-Quennell talks about Paratene Matchitt’s ‘Te Pakanga’ series

'Te Pakanga' series
<P>Paratene Matchitt’s ‘Te Pakanga’ series was originally created for the book <EM>Te &#256;tea</EM> by K&#257;terina Mataira. In this recording, Te Papa Senior Educator Khali Philip-Barbara reads from the book. Art works from Paratene Matchitt’s ‘Te Pakanga’ series are on display from 22 August 2014 in the exhibition <EM>Te Ao Hou | Modern M&#257;ori Art</EM>. </P> <P>This recording was created for the <EM>Ng&#257; Toi</EM> | <EM>Arts Te Papa</EM> audio guide, spring 2014.</P> <P>Extracts from <EM>Te Atea</EM>, K&#257;terina Mataira, published by School Publications, Department of Education, copyright © Crown, 1975</P>

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Te Pakanga Series VI

Paratene Matchitt, Te Pakanga Series VI, 1974, ink on paper,
Purchased 2013.
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