Coming up in Wellington – Maori Art Market 14-16 November 2014

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A sneak peek of one of my new works to be exhibited at Maori Art Market 2014 with The Poi Room

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Sofia Minson Paints Tiki Taane’s Portrait on 40ft Shipping Container

In February 2014 I was commissioned to paint a portrait of musician Tiki Taane on a 40ft shipping container on Queens Wharf on Auckland’s downtown waterfront. Click here to watch the timelapse video.

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Photo courtesy of Brendan Kitto Photography

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Canvassing The Treaty (Part 6 of 6)

Here’s part 6 of 6 (the final one yay!) of the doco Canvassing The Treaty – a thought provoking art and social experiment following six New Zealand artists as they gain deeper insights into the Treaty of Waitangi and create cross-cultural collaborative artworks.

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Canvassing The Treaty (Part 5 of 6)

Here’s part 5 of 6 of the doco Canvassing The Treaty – a thought provoking art and social experiment following six New Zealand artists as they gain deeper insights into the Treaty of Waitangi and create cross-cultural collaborative artworks.


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Canvassing The Treaty (Part 4 of 6)

Here’s part 4 of 6 of the doco Canvassing The Treaty – a thought provoking art and social experiment following six New Zealand artists as they gain deeper insights into the Treaty of Waitangi and create cross-cultural collaborative artworks.

The Artists: Mike Davison, Samapeap Tarr, Sofia Minson, Kura Te Waru Rewiri, Dagmar Dyck and Chris Bryant
The Treaty Educators: Moana Jackson and Ingrid Hughens
Ngapuhi Elder: Kingi Taurua

Canvassing The Treaty copyright Tumanako Productions
Written by artist Sofia Minson from NewZealandArtwork.com
New Zealand Maori portrait and landscape oil paintings