Untitled [Te Teko Memorial Hall]
The character explores the boundaries between Maori and European identity. The character's pose suggest something derived from a music video and the tattoos are a traditional indigenous art form, yet the iconic symbols are from a global context.
Zena Elliot (Ngati Awa, Te Whanau-a-Apanui) is a contemporary Hamilton-based artist and lecturer. Through energy-filled artworks, Elliot explores the notions of individual identity within an international community.
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