In the context of the exhibition Far, far away by Chevron Hassett, Artspace Aotearoa hosts educator Tia Pohatu who will be presenting her Indigenous Art History syllabus developed at Naenae College.
Tia Pohatu is an educator currently engaged at Naenae College in the Social Science and Visual Arts departments. Pohatu teaches across year levels in Social Studies, History, and Indigenous Art History. She gained a Bachelor of Visual Arts and Design from Whitecliffe College. Pohatu also holds a Bachelor of Arts with a major in History and minor in Māori Studies, a Bachelor (Honours) in History and a Masters of Arts (Museums Studies) all from the University of Auckland.