Keri-Mei graduated with a BaPPa in visual arts at Whitireia in 2012 and has exhibited extensively in Aotearoa, Australia, Europe and America.
Her chosen medium is adornment and jewellery based and is a co-founder of The Hine-Pae-Kura Collective. Her biggest aspiration in life is to set up a scholarship programme for young Māori jewellers.
“I use jewellery as my language and speak through my hands. My eyes hear my thoughts and translate.” - Keri-Mei