Exhibition now closed
19 June–12 September 2010
Paperskin: the art of tapa cloth invites you to celebrate the breathtaking visual sophistication and richness of an impressive selection of over 40 tapa works from around the Pacific.
Watch the TV commercial
Watch Feletoa Fa'apoi and members of the Tongan Otaota Fahina Society make tapa from imported products.
Making tapa, Tongan style
Paperskin: the art of tapa cloth is organised by Queensland Art Gallery, Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, and Queensland Museum. It was first shown at the Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane.