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Preserving the practice of Ta moko

 

TAIA O MOKO, HAI HOA MATENGA

"Your tattoo will be your companion forever"

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ABOUT

Julie has been at the forefront of developments in Māori Arts since the mid 1980s focusing on Māori tattooing traditions post-1990, enlightened to the role that Tā moko plays in advancing the health and well-being of Māori.

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PROCESS

Find out where, when and how you might connect with Julie to work towards creating your own personalised expression of whakapapa and tradition through a Tā moko body art piece.

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Follow the Journey of our Aotearoa Delegation to Tatau i Moorea, September 12-19 in Tahiti ...   "Big names in tattooing will attend at the fenua to participate in the first Tatau i Moorea Festival. In addition to local artists, we will be able to discover professionals from all over the world: New Zealand, France, Melanesia, Guam, Spain, Borneo, Taiwan, Indonesia, Thailand, Philippines, Japan, Denmark, Russia, Germany, Croatia, United States ... This event, will take place at the Te Pu Atiti'a Cultural Center, has the main purpose to promote the cultural exchanges around the practice of the traditional tattoo"

Follow the Journey of our Aotearoa Delegation to Tatau i Moorea, September 12-19 in Tahiti ...

"Big names in tattooing will attend at the fenua to participate in the first Tatau i Moorea Festival. In addition to local artists, we will be able to discover professionals from all over the world: New Zealand, France, Melanesia, Guam, Spain, Borneo, Taiwan, Indonesia, Thailand, Philippines, Japan, Denmark, Russia, Germany, Croatia, United States ... This event, will take place at the Te Pu Atiti'a Cultural Center, has the main purpose to promote the cultural exchanges around the practice of the traditional tattoo"

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Whirimako Black Performs Ta Moko with Arli Liberman & Russel Walder