Kauri Wharewera (Ngāti Porou, Ngāti Awa, Tūhoe, Te Whānau ā Apanui, Ngāti Kahungunu) is an emerging artist based in Papaioea who creates digital tukutuku using photography techniques and a laser pointer.
Each star in the Matariki cluster, starting with Ururangi then moving onto Matariki.
A Conversation with Kauri Wharewera and Israel Randell
Curator Israel Randell talks to Kauri Wharewera about his Matariki commission for Masons Screen entitled Te Kahui o Matariki.
Wairoa Māori Film Festival 2022
Natasha Matila-Smith, Kauri Wharewera, Rangituhia Hollis, and Layne Waerea show works on the Kahungungu marae.
Kauri Wharewera's work Te kahui o Matariki is the second annual Matariki commission for Masons Screen.