Life drawings by Tā Derek Lardelli


10:00 am - 4:00 pm


07 - 21 Oct 2021


Te Pūwaha Gallery, 4 Pitt Street
4 Pitt Street

“Ina! Hīkaikaiana ngā ringaringa, takaoreore ana ngā waewae! There! Hands and feet Moving to and fro! Anyone can draw the torso, but show me the hands and feet!” – Barry Cleveland

Curated by multidisciplinary artist Tāwera Tahuri, TĪNANA is an exciting exhibition of life drawings by Tā Derek Lardelli KNZM (Ngāti Porou, Rongowhakaata, Ngāti Konohi (Ngai Te Riwai), Ngāti Kaipoho (Ngai Te Aweawe).

Laureate Professor Lardelli, regarded as one of the foremost artists in tā moko, carving and kapa haka in Aotearoa, is also an award-winning artist of the physical form. Experience this exclusive collection of life drawings and life drawing classess with Tā Derek, facilitated by Tāwera Tahuri.

  • Open daily 10am – 12.30pm & 1pm – 4pm

Image credit: Tā Derek Lardelli

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