Posts Tagged ‘Ralph Hotere’

A send-off worthy of Hotere

Tuesday, March 5th, 2013

Yesterday I had the honour to say a few words of farewell to Ralph Hotere as he spent his last few hours in Otago before heading back to his birth home of Mitimiti. Many have already commented on the man, his life and his works and I have read reflections and tributes online that tell Read more

Standing room only at Ralph Hotere’s Requiem Mass

Friday, March 1st, 2013

A requiem mass was held in Dunedin on Thursday to honour the life and work of outstanding New Zealand artist Ralph Hotere, who died on Sunday. There was standing room only at St Joseph’s Cathedral in Dunedin as about 400 mourners came to honour Ralph Hotere’s life and work. Hotere, 81, who was a member Read more