Identity Complex Identity

Identity Complex Identity (An homage to Aotearoa)
Textile assemblage
By Ema Tavola

Currently on show in VASU: PACIFIC WOMEN OF POWER – Fiji’s first all woman exhibition at the Oceania Centre, University of the South Pacific, Suva, Fiji from 25-27 September and at the Fiji Museum from 2-31 October 2008.

Click here for more about this work and VASU: PACIFIC WOMEN OF POWER

I wrote a short essay entitled, SAFE SPACE, which features in the VASU: PACIFIC WOMEN OF POWER exhibition catalogue, now available at the Fiji Museum shop and the USP Book Shop. Read it here.

Brown About Town

Pita McIntyre solo exhibition opening, McCarthy Gallery, Parnell, Auckland
Saturday 6 September

Fono McCarthy (McCarthy Gallery) & Pita McIntyre

Style Pasifika After Party, The Arena Bistro, Auckland
Friday 5 September

Suzanne Tamaki & Iosefa Enari

Tutina Pasene, Tamati Coffey, Ema Tavola & Suzanne Tamaki

Shigeyuki Kihara & Levani Vosasi

Tutina Pasene & Suzanne Tamaki with friend

Natalie Robertson & Levani Vosasi

Glen Jackson & Levani Vosasi

Shigeyuki Kihara & Niwhai Tupaea @ Khuja Lounge

Skin Graft exhibition opening, Fresh Gallery Otara, Manukau
Thursday 4 September

Marilyn Kohlhase (O’Kaioceanikart) & Gina Cole (Tautai Contemporary Pacific Arts Trust)

Hilary Scothorn (Pacific Arts Association), Filipe Tohi & Suzanne Tamaki

Exhibiting artist, Nathan Suniula with his mother in front of his work

Tutina Pasene & Brett Stirling (Manukau Film Festival)

Carmel Sepuloni (Labour Party), Suzanne Tamaki, Tutina Pasene & ‘Ana Pahulu

Exhibiting artist, Sale Pepe with Janet Lilo

Cerisse Palalagi & Suzanne Tamaki

Loretta Young, Sale Pepe, Janet Lilo & Nathan Suniula

Ema Tavola, Schaeffer Lemalu, Sale Pepe, Marilyn Kohlhase & Nathan Suniula