Nikorima by Isaiah Karaitiana

Oceania | ISSUE 01
by Louise Deglin

Masterfully combining studded textures with smooth surfaces and warm wood with glistening inlays, the works of Nikorima, by artist Isaiah Karaitiana, seem to move organically under the shifting natural light. Inspired by his late Māori grandfather, Karaitiana only recently began his creative journey into wood carving. [...]

Photo: Pikiao Taiaha © Nikorima | Isaiah Karaitiana

Read the full article in Convergence #1