Matatau 2023

Welcome to Matatau 2023, the annual show where students graduating from the Bachelor of Māori Visual Arts at Toioho ki Āpiti, Massey University, exhibit their finished works. See sculpture, painting...

Carving out a new place to think

This is the first in a series of interviews with students of Toioho ki Āpiti whose work makes up the Matatau 22 exhibition. Brook Konia’s two-part sculpture embodies principles of manaakitanga and the search for knowledge, while also exploring his own whakapapa.