misFit - Rāwaho

by Sen McGlinn and Sonja van Kerkhoff with Cle Tukuitonga + Te Toroa Pōhatu

  installation / object by  Sonja van Kerkhoff + Sen McGlinn
Detail: kiwi feather, goose egg, taxidermy by Cle Tukuitonga.

  video  by Sonja van Kerkhoff

 installation / object by  Sonja van Kerkhoff + Sen McGlinn

  installation / object by  Sonja van Kerkhoff + Sen McGlinn

intro sentence on who or what is a predator and the influences for making this work.

introduction of things to come here ....

/ issues on art/culture/natureon crossing cultural world as much as physical and natural worlds where the question is who fits and who is a mis-fit, what are the implications of an aesthetics of the sensual. The implications of agency as members of any society we are connected to.

... will work on this text ...

Taxidermy by Cle Tukuitonga. A possum captured in 2022 in Te Tai Tokerau (The Far North of Aotearoa New Zealand)

Translation: Te Toroa Pōhatu

Concept, Text and Assemblage: Sen McGlinn and Sonja van Kerkhoff

More text to come about this work / some pointers on the translation / relationships to the theme of the exhibition at the Estuary Arts Centre, Orewa and then the Auckland Botanical Gardens. Pointers on relationships on 'nature-s' and the art worlds. re: Importance of it being a translingual work not just a literal translation of phrases.
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