Maori/Chinese Art Exhibition April 2021
Puawai Jade last week proudly exhibited at the Maori/Chinese Art Exhibition at Whakarewarewa Village in Rotorua. Niki Nepia's work is a true example of the two cultures connecting through jade.
His work showcases techniques, forms and designs that are a representation of the value that both Maori and Chinese hold towards this unique stone.
Maori/Chinese Fashion Show Rotorua - April 2021
We collaborated with well- known fashion designer Kharl WiRepa for this inaugural Maori/Chinese Fashion Show at the Holiday Inn in Rotorua.
Niki created a range of stunning high quality pounamu adornments, both contemporary and traditional, combining Maori and Chinese jade jewellery designs.