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Tradition and change in Māori and Pacific art : essays by Roger Neich / edited by Chanel Clarke, Fuli Pereira and Nigel Prickett.

By: Neich, Roger [author.]Contributor(s): Clarke, Chanel [editor.] | Pereira, Pandora Fulimalo [editor.] | Prickett, Nigel [editor.] | Auckland War Memorial Museum [issuing body.]Material type: TextTextPublisher: Auckland : Auckland War Memorial Museum, 2013Description: 441 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 26 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780473258726Other title: Tradition and change in Māori and Pacific artSubject(s): Art, Maori | Art -- Oceania | Toi Māori | Mahi toi | Tāngata o Te Moana-nui-a-Kiwa | Waka toiDDC classification: 704.0399442 Summary: "Roger Neich (1944-2010) was an outstanding New Zealand scholar, whose study of Maori and Pacific arts is celebrated in the eighteen essays contained within Tradition and Change in Maori and Pacific Art. The collection of essays span Roger Neich's career - from a 1971 article on a Bougainville ancient stone bird carving to a 2005 study on the powaka whakairo form of Maori treasure box. At the heart of the collection stand his studies of Maori art, focusing on wood-carving and figurative painting. Tradition and Change in Maori and Pacific Art acknowledges the contribution Roger Neich made, not only to research and scholarship but to the way the public came to see Maori and Pacific art in new ways".
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Te Taurawhiri Non-Fiction Alexander Library | Te Rerenga Mai o Te Kauru
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

This collection of eighteen essays span Roger Neich's career - from a 1971 article on a Bougainville ancient stone bird carving to a 2005 study on the powaka whakairo form of Maori treasure box. At the heart of the collection stand his studies of Maori art, focusing on wood-carving and figurative painting. This book acknowledges the contribution Roger Neich made, not only to research and scholarship but to the way the public came to see M'ori and Pacific art in new ways.--From book flap.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

"Roger Neich (1944-2010) was an outstanding New Zealand scholar, whose study of Maori and Pacific arts is celebrated in the eighteen essays contained within Tradition and Change in Maori and Pacific Art. The collection of essays span Roger Neich's career - from a 1971 article on a Bougainville ancient stone bird carving to a 2005 study on the powaka whakairo form of Maori treasure box. At the heart of the collection stand his studies of Maori art, focusing on wood-carving and figurative painting. Tradition and Change in Maori and Pacific Art acknowledges the contribution Roger Neich made, not only to research and scholarship but to the way the public came to see Maori and Pacific art in new ways".

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