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Drakensteyn Room, Museum van Loon
       
     
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Museum van Loon
       
     
the natives are restless
       
     
karanga
       
     
Haka
       
     
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Taahimana
       
     
High Tea Low Tea
       
     
artists...
       
     
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Lisa & Manon
       
     
Lisa & Yee I-Lann
       
     
training
       
     
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Drakensteyn Room, Museum van Loon
       
     
Drakensteyn Room, Museum van Loon

Curated by Thomas Berquis, Suspended Histories featured 11 artists at the Van Loon Museum, 2013. Willem van Loon was co-founder of the Dutch East India Company - providing another colonial context for the beautiful installation in his Dutch colonial home...

Photo Thijs Wolzak

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waka

i learnt waka amo with the Royal Dutch Njoord Rowing Team who are the kaitiaki of the Tamihaana housed in Museum Volkenkunde, Leiden, Holland... Hekerenui Busby - master waka builder based the design on our iwi waka

photo: Anke Teunissen

Museum van Loon
       
     
Museum van Loon

waiting for Taahimana (Abel Tasman) to arrive from Museum Volkenkunde, Leiden

photo: Anke Teunissen

the natives are restless
       
     
the natives are restless

photo: Anke Teunissen

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karanga

a traditional call to welcome the waka as it arrives on the Amsterdam canal

photo: Anke Teunissen

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Haka

by Royal Njoord Rowing Club perform a haka

photo: Anke Teunissen

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photo: Anke Teunissen

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photo: Anke Teunissen

Taahimana
       
     
Taahimana

Taahimana the waka on its inaugural trip along Amsterdam's canals

photo: Anke Teunissen

High Tea Low Tea
       
     
High Tea Low Tea

Phillipa van Loon in Mella Jaarsma tea performance

photo: Anke Teunissen

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artists...

Front: Donna Ong, Manon Braat, Simryn Gill, Lisa Reihana

Middle: Phillipa Van Loon, Ni Haifeng, Yee I-Lann,  Mella Jaarsma, Titarubi

Back: Thomas Berquis

photo: Anke Teunissen

  photo: Anke Teunissen
       
     

photo: Anke Teunissen

Lisa & Manon
       
     
Lisa & Manon

amazing curator

Photo: Yee I-Lann

Lisa & Yee I-Lann
       
     
Lisa & Yee I-Lann

Photo: Manon Braat

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waka-amo training in Leiden