Moss Patterson
Moss Patterson is a choreographer of Ngāti Tuwharetoa descent, currently lecturing in the Performing Arts Programme as Head of Dance at Te Wānanga o Aotearoa, Manukau Campus. He has performed with Black Grace, Footnote Dance Company, Touch Compass, and Atamira Dance Collective. His exploration of kowhaiwhai and other Māori design motifs within contemporary dance has been a feature of several works including "Koru" for Black Grace, "Manawa" for Touch Compass, "Te Paki" for Atamira, "Pitau, Te Ngaru" and "Kura," created for Footnote Dance Company’s 20th anniversary season earlier this year.