Brien Foerster


Born
Rochester, The United States

Brien was born in Rochester, Minnesota, U.S.A. but grew up on the west coast of Canada. At age 11, he became fascinated with the Native art of the Haida native people, and began carving totem poles, and other related art forms, learning from Native teachers. After completing an Honours Bachelor Of Science degree, Brien decided to take up carving and sculpture full time, at the age of 25.

In 1995 he moved to Maui, Hawaii, and was hired as assistant project manager for the building of the 62 foot double hull sailing canoe ( ancestor of the modern day catamaran ) Mo’okiha O Pi’ilani ( Sacred Lizard That Pierces The Heavens ) and the restoration of the famous Mo’olele sailing canoe.

Peru became his next major area of interest. The study of the In
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Aftershock: The Ancient Cat...

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Lost Ancient Technology Of ...

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Elongated Skulls Of Peru An...

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Machu Picchu: Virtual Guide...

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Akhenaten: The Heretic Pharaoh

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Hawaii: From Origins To The...

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The Enigma Of Tiwanaku And ...

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“In 1865, he was assigned to the Catholic Mission in North Kohala on the island of Hawaii.”
Brien Foerster, Hawaii: From Origins To The End Of The Monarchy

“He died of leprosy at 8:00 am on April 15, 1889, aged 49. The next day, after Mass by Father Moellers at St. Philomena’s, the whole settlement followed the funeral procession to the cemetery where Damien was laid to rest under the same Pandanus tree where he had first slept upon his arrival on Moloka’i.”
Brien Foerster, Hawaii: From Origins To The End Of The Monarchy

“Hawaii is said to have been named for Hawaiʻiloa, the legendary Polynesian navigator who first discovered it.”
Brien Foerster, Hawaii: From Origins To The End Of The Monarchy

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