Vincent O'Sullivan's compelling, nuanced portrait of the great New Zealandartist Ralph Hotere brings the man and his art to life.
Ralph Hotere (Te Aupouri and Te Rarawa; 19312013) was one of Aotearoa's mostsignificant modern artists. Hotere invited the poet, novelist and biographer Vincent O'Sullivan to write his life story in 2005.
Now, this book - the result of years of research and many conversations with Hotere and his fellow artists, collaborators, friends and family - provides a nuanced, compelling portrait of Hotere: the man, and the artist.
Publication date: 2020-10-20
Number of pages: 368
Publisher: Penguin Books
Subjects: Non-fiction, New Zealand, NZ Art & Artists, Māori, Māori Art & Artists, Published in New Zealand