Te Atinga Gallery

Asher Newbery

Asher Newbery
Tuhoe 

Asher Rawiri Newbery was born in Lyttelton and is of Tūhoe decent. He is a graduate of the Masters of Māori Visual Art programme at Massey University Palmerston North. Newbery's practice is focused primarily on painting. His work expresses, using a contemporary visual vocabulary, the histories and customs of the past, present and future of all people in Aotearoa. A.R. Newbery currently lives and works in his childhood home of Lyttelton.