What makes something precious? What is your relationship to preciousness? Talking all things on heirlooms, rituals, sacredness and adornments, ‘traditions’ around body parts, performances and crafts as tools for artists to draw on.
Hosted by: Etanah Talapā
Exhibition Curator: Vanessa Mei Crofskey
Watch the recorded talanoa on Vimeo.
Bling Ring continues until Saturday 11 December.
Image: Nââwié Tutugoro, image courtesy of artist;
Jenny Takahashi Palmer, Jenny’s kanzashi collection, 2020-21, image courtesy of Cheska Brown; Clementine Edwards, Material kinship/The World is Going to Shitzu, 2019-21, image courtesy of Cheska Brown;
Louie Zalk-Neale, Mana tipua taku iho (activation), 2021, image courtesy of Enjoy Contemporary Art Space.