STATEMENT: Mary Sanderson

Mapura artists talk about their work.

Mary Sanderson, The Little Greenstone Tiki, 2015

Mary Sanderson, The Little Greenstone Tiki, 2015

 

I keep him in my treasure chest, where no one else can see the green stone tiki my great grandma gave to me. Although he’s not very pretty, he can tell as good a story as you can read in a book, as he raced up and down the Wanganui River with the warriors.