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PC - Alan Lakisoe Art

Family and culture – Lakisoe art

21 March, 2018. - #ArtOfTheDay Today's art feature is from award winning Sydney based Samoan fine artist, Alan Lakisoe. The featured oil on canvas portrait is...

FAF SWAG reigns supreme at Fringe Festival

20 March, 2018. - New Zealand based Samoan artist, Pati Solomona Tyrell, swept up 3 of the 15 awards yesterday, at the Dunedin Fringe Festival’s...

Reconnecting queer identities back to indigenous knowledge, Pati Solomona Tyrell

20 March, 2018. Samoa - A queer Pacific art movement has made its way to Dunedin to occupy gallery space during the Fringe. Auckland-based artist...

Unicorns, dragons and dinosaurs – Art by Etu

19th March, 2018. - #ArtOfTheDay It's not everyday you'll see a Samoan inspired dinosaur or elephant, but that's what Samoan born, Florida based artist...

Colonial mash up tapa dress

#ArtOfTheDay Famed event director and fashion designer, Lyall Hakaraia, posted this piece of Samoa's colonial history to Instagram today, and to say that this...

Celebrating Women of Colour

14 March, 2018. - Samoan Australian artist, Tamara Armstrong, recently launched her #WomenOfColour exhibition at the Gold Coast's Left Bank Gallery. Today's #ArtOfTheDay is one of...

Life begins when you start a garden

#ArtOfTheDay That's according to a Chinese proverb, but for those of us who are less inclined to gardening, whether it's due to lack of...

‘Young Queen’ – Parris tells her story

2 March, 2018. NZ - From high school dropout to 'Young Queen', international star and a Young New Zealander of the Year,  Parris Goebel's...

Our Stories – Tala mai le Moana

Our Stories - Tala mai le Moana, is an attempt to create a resource guide to stories from Oceania.  I compiled this list in response...

Writing Pacific artists into existence

15 February, 2018. The saying “we need to write ourselves into existence” often comes to mind when people ask Lana Lopesi (pictured) what inspires...