Toi Maori Gallery

Glenda Hape

Glenda Hape

Glenda Joyce Hape
Ngati Pukeko, Te Aitanga a Mahaki

Glenda is a contemporary artist, currently living in Whakatane, New Zealand. She holds a Bachelor of Arts and Visual Culture (Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi, Whakatane), a Member of Te Roopu Raranga Whatu o Aotearoa, National Maori Weavers. She has exhibited both nationally and Internationally. Glenda is an active member of her Hapu and Marae (Te Pahou) as a committee member. Weaving has been her long-time passion, but in recent years has enjoyed challenging technical boundaries of combining multimedia in her art making process. Her strong multimedia passion draws attention to exploring traditional and contemporary weaving techniques and materials.