Art on Sunday! New work going LIVE tonight: a print from renowned artist, award-winning children’s book author, and illustrator, Robyn Kahukiwa, with this potent image of a wahine toa, especially for Mother’s Day. We hope you are all able to connect with your loved ones in and out of your bubbles today.
Robyn Kahukiwa is one of New Zealand’s foremost Māori women artists, an award-winning children’s book author and illustrator. Kahukiwa is a staunch supporter of Māori rights and the power and prestige of Māori women. Robyn celebrates Māori culture in powerfully spiritual depictions of life (wairua), women and children, the family and their relationships with the land, their myths and legends and their ancestors.