Kōtuitui II - Earrings
Taking traditional silhouettes to re-imagine the notion of protection, nurture and connection to tīpuna. These unique and contemporary pieces are great for expressing authority, confidence and connection to identity.
- Features: The surface of the design is hand-painted into the designed etching. When worn the pieces dangle asymmetric to the side of the face.
- Bound by: Glue and Stainless steel post and ear pad
- Dimensions: 25mm (w) x 80mm (h)
Based in Whakatane, MISS MAIA features a collection of bright and bold futurist jewellery designs that weave traditional Māori symbolism and contemporary materials together, each with their own story to tell. MISS MAIA seeks to re-indigenise, remember, and reclaim – inviting others to express their own creativity and whakapapa. Made from laser-cut acrylic material and assembled by hand.
Available online and in-store at City Gallery Wellington and Wellington Museum. Explore our collection of jewellery, taonga, souvenirs, science-themed gifts and more from across Aotearoa New Zealand.