United Kingdom

Statues - Hither & Thither

Site Search:
Middlesbrough
North Yorkshire

Yorkshire & Humberside

Stewart Park
(Captain Cook Birthplace Museum)

The Marton Moai

Ko Tutira Kei Ahunehenehe
George Nuku
2008

Middlesbrough /  The Marton Moai   Middlesbrough /  The Marton Moai

Description

Painted stone Moai sculpture, carved by contemporary Maori artist George Nuku. It shows moai Tutira and serves as a symbol of Cook’s connections with Easter Island. It was unveiled on 28 March 2008 alongside the opening of the exhibition The Pacific Style of George Nuku.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location (N 54°32'17" - W 1°12'10")

Item Code: gbyh177; Photograph: 30 July 2019
Of each statue we made photos from various angles and also detail photos of the various texts.
If you want to use photos, please contact us via the contact form (in Dutch, English or German).
© Website and photos: René & Peter van der Krogt

Your banner here? Click for information.