TRADITIONAL MAORI & PACIFIC ART & CRAFT
Specialists in Maori Wood Carvings & Pounamu New Zealand Greenstone
KIWA ART, named after te moana nui a Kiwa or the great ocean of the Pacific, stocks traditional Maori & Pacific art & craft including wood carving, pounamu (NZ Greenstone), bone carvings, tapa cloth, tribal jewellery & traditional artefacts.
Andrew Pendergrast has been trading in the traditional art of Austronesian cultures from New Zealand, the Pacific and Indonesia since 1989 after being inspired by a lengthy trip to Indonesia in 1987. He was mentored by his uncle Mick Pendergrast. author and Maori expert (especially in raranga whakairo), who was assistant curator at Auckland Museum.