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Whiri Toi: Creation of our minds and hands in art

Presented by Te Roopu Raranga Whatu o Aotearoa: Maori Weavers of New Zealand.

Whiri Toi: Creation of our minds and hands in art

A documentary by film maker, Lala Rolls and Island Productions

Get an insiders view of the 2007 Maori Weavers national gathering held at Maraenui Marae in Eastern Bay of Plenty. A hui that has taken place every second year since 1983 and continues to celebrate weaving and its place within the contemporary arts.

After the great success of the premier screening in Wellington, Te Roopu Raranga Whatu o Aotearoa is taking, Whiri Toi: Creation of our minds and hands in art, to the nation. Check out the dates on the attached flyer with more to be confirmed. Documentary screenings are taking place in Maraenui, Auckland, Christchurch, Rotorua, Taranaki, Hastings, Hamilton, Gisborne and more. We look forward to seeing you there.


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