small axe 09 – until 10 October // Artspace, Auckland

Lorna, Avondale // Interviews

Photographic series // Visesio Siasau + Serene Tay // Artist submission

Filming Angela, Grey Lynn

Photos by Sam Hartnett //

small axe 09 is a collaborative video project by artists from the Fresh Gallery Otara community, produced by Janet Lilo in partnership with Ema Tavola, for the annual Artspace New Artists show, 5 September – 10 October 2009.

More photos here

New work by Torika Bolatagici Vetuna

Installation – Frankston City Library, © Torika Bolatagici, 2009.

Installation – White Street Mall, Frankston © Torika Bolatagici, 2009.

Torika’s new project Missing Pacific and Decolonise Your Mind has been commissioned by White Street Projects in conjunction with Frankston City Council and Arts Victoria.

Installed across two locations, the works ask viewers to question public institutions of knowledge and private and personal histories. Through her installation and photographic work, she creates a link between personal history, public knowledge and private and public space.

Decolonise Your Mind,  Frankston City Library 22 September – 1 November 2009, 60 Playne Street Frankston,
Missing Pacific, Public lightbox installation, Cnr. White Street & Wells St, open 24/7

Torika is… excellent