In short, they are works that - though I wouldn't want to shout this too loudly - I would much rather own and enjoy looking at each day than I would a Ralph Hotere
was selected from eight artists invited to submit designs for the cover, his rather sombre image reminding some readers of a tombstone--not inappropriately, perhaps, given Dudding's imminent fate: he was dismissed from The Caxton Press after one further issue, reputedly for late delivery.
Scott Momaday (Kiowa/Cherokee); 'Tangata Whenua', composed by the Maori hip-hop group Upper Hutt Posse; 'Blood Quantum', written by the Hawaiian poet Naomi Losch; and 'When I of Fish Eat', written by the Maori poet Rowley Habib (also known as Rore Hapipi) and illustrated by the Maori artist Ralph Hotere.
15) Habib's poem is accompanied by two illustrations created by the (now) renowned contemporary Maori artist Ralph Hotere.
Indeed, as the above juxtapositions demonstrate, complex under- standings of regeneration are central not only to the texts produced by Habib and Hotere, but also to those produced by Taylor, Momaday, Upper Hutt Posse, and Losch.
Flocking and shoaling describes the clustering and movement of essays with similar themes and topics (Wedde returns in different essays, for instance, to Fomison, Brunton, Hotere and McCahon).
In Merata Mita's documentary Hotere (Paradise films, 2001) on Ralph Hotere, one of Wedde's subjects, Albert Wendt adds a dimension to black that I think is missing from the popular promotion of black as the national colour.
The front and reverse covers of the book carry colour photographs of the front and reverse sides of 'Black Windows', a painting by Ralph Hotere
This report is created based on materials and pamphlets obtained at events such as HOTERES Japan, Food Catering Show CATEREX Japan, Japan Food Service Equipment Show, etc.
February 19-22 Hoteres
Japan Tokyo, Japan Web: www.
FOODEX Japan 2004 & HOTERES 2004, Tokyo, Japan.
March 9-12 FOODEX Japan 2004 & HOTERES 2004, Tokyo, Japan.