Seldom is Herd, consists of ten (‘little’) indian boys (The Brothers Grimm) and three antelope sculptures (Seldom is Herd). Both bodies of work are classic examples of how the artist subtly navigates the salient cultural phenomena that surround indigenous identity. 

Exhibition Dates: 23 July – 15 August 2009
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Michael Parekowhai The Brothers Grimm 1, 2009; automotive paint on fibreglass; 163 x 52 x 49 cm; enquire
The Brothers Grimm 1, 2009
automotive paint on fibreglass
163 x 52 x 49 cm
Michael Parekowhai The Brothers Grimm 2, 2009; automotive paint on fibreglass; 163 x 52 x 49 cm; enquire
The Brothers Grimm 2, 2009
automotive paint on fibreglass
163 x 52 x 49 cm
Michael Parekowhai The Brothers Grimm 3, 2009; automotive paint on fibreglass; 163 x 52 x 49 cm; enquire
The Brothers Grimm 3, 2009
automotive paint on fibreglass
163 x 52 x 49 cm
Michael Parekowhai The Brothers Grimm 4, 2009; automotive paint on fibreglass; 163 x 52 x 49 cm; enquire
The Brothers Grimm 4, 2009
automotive paint on fibreglass
163 x 52 x 49 cm
Michael Parekowhai The Brothers Grimm 5, 2009; automotive paint on fibreglass; 163 x 52 x 49 cm; enquire
The Brothers Grimm 5, 2009
automotive paint on fibreglass
163 x 52 x 49 cm
Michael Parekowhai The Brothers Grimm 6, 2009; automotive paint on fibreglass; 163 x 52 x 49 cm; enquire
The Brothers Grimm 6, 2009
automotive paint on fibreglass
163 x 52 x 49 cm
Michael Parekowhai The Brothers Grimm 7, 2009; automotive paint on fibreglass; 163 x 52 x 49 cm; enquire
The Brothers Grimm 7, 2009
automotive paint on fibreglass
163 x 52 x 49 cm
Michael Parekowhai The Brothers Grimm 8, 2009; automotive paint on fibreglass; 163 x 52 x 49 cm; enquire
The Brothers Grimm 8, 2009
automotive paint on fibreglass
163 x 52 x 49 cm
Michael Parekowhai The Brothers Grimm 9, 2009; automotive paint on fibreglass; 163 x 52 x 49 cm; enquire
The Brothers Grimm 9, 2009
automotive paint on fibreglass
163 x 52 x 49 cm
Michael Parekowhai The Brothers Grimm 10, 2009; automotive paint on fibreglass; 163 x 52 x 49 cm; enquire
The Brothers Grimm 10, 2009
automotive paint on fibreglass
163 x 52 x 49 cm
Michael Parekowhai Seldom is Herd (doe), 2009; automotive paint on fibreglass; 115 x 110 x 80 cm; Edition of 4; enquire
Seldom is Herd (doe), 2009
automotive paint on fibreglass
115 x 110 x 80 cm
Edition of 4
Michael Parekowhai Seldom is Herd (buck), 2009; automotive paint on fibreglass; 144 x 102 x 80 cm; Edition of 4; enquire
Seldom is Herd (buck), 2009
automotive paint on fibreglass
144 x 102 x 80 cm
Edition of 4