Terri Te Tau

Terri Te Tau is a trans-disciplinary artist of Rangitāne and Ngāti Kahungunu descent and grew up in the Wairarapa region of New Zealand.  She is working towards a Doctorate in Fine Arts at Te Pūtahi a Toi, Massey University and is a current recipient of the Sasakawa Young Leaders Fellowship Fund (SYLFF) scholarship.

Terri completed a Bachelor of Māori Visual Arts at Massey in 2008 followed by a Post-Graduate Diploma in Māori Visual Arts. In 2009 she moved to Paris where she was granted a summer residency at Parsons Paris School of Art and Design.

She is a member of the Mata Aho Collective and also performs in an on-going collaborative music project The Live Jukebox. She has participated in group shows within public galleries and project spaces in Aotearoa New Zealand, Denmark and New York.  

CIRCUIT CAST interview with Terri Te Tau can be found here.

Selected Exhibitions
2016 ŌTĀKARO, Physics Room, Christchurch
2013 Puwawau, Aratoi - Wairarapa Museum of Art and History, Masterton
2012 Toioho Ki Mangere, Mangere Arts Centre - Nga Tohu o Uenuku, Auckland
2011 Caste: Terri Te Tau and Rongomaiaia Te Whaiti, Aratoi - Wairarapa Museum of Art and History, Masterton