SPIRIT WOMEN

1.30 pm sunday june 4, gaiety theatre, wairoa

SPIRIT WOMEN A divination of microcosmic films


Art Director: Hiona Henare
Producer: Hiona Henare
Editor: Rongotai Lomas
Artists: (please see below)

  
SPIRIT WOMEN brings together a tapestry of unique self film portraits made by indigenous women from Aotearoa, Fiji, North America, Phillippines, Hawaii, Papua New Guinea and Australia. 
 

Hiyas Baldemor Bagabaldo

Visual artist, FILMMAKER Country~Philippines TribalAffiliation: southern Tagalog region www.obradeHIYAS.com

Stephanie Big Eagle

ARTIST / ENVIRONMENTALIST /ACTIVIST / Cultural advocate Country~Northern California, UnitedStates TribalAffiliation: Ihanktowan DakotaOyate, Kul WicasaOyate & Haudenosaunee www.facebook.com/StandingRockTattoo

Julia Mage'au Gray

DANCER / Traditional TATTOOIST / VISUALARTIST Country~New Zealand, PapuaNew Guinea,Australia Tribal affiliation: Inawi Village, Mekeo, Central Province, PapuaNew Guinea & non indigenousAustralian www.melanesianmarks.com/about-julia

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Malia Hulleman

MESSENGER OF ALOHA

Country~Hawaiʻi /USA TribalAffiliation: Kanaka Maoli www.glamour.com/story/what-i-learned-fighting-on-the-front-lines-a t-standing-rock

Becs Arahanga

Acupuncturist / FilmMaker / Buddhist Country~New Zealand TribalAffiliation: Kai Tahu,Ngati Raukawa www.facebook.com/Laundry-290209121362005

Rosary Spence

Singer/Songwriter /Actor /Designer / Cultural Educator / Cree Language Teacher Country~Toronto, Canada TribalAffiliation: Mushkegowuk cree, fort albany first nation www.rosaryspence.com https://twitter.com/rosaryspence

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Jenny Fraser

ARTIST Country~East CoastAustralia TribalAffiliation: Yugambeh http://jennyfraser.blogspot.co.nz

Marjorie Kunaq Tahbone

Traditional Tattooist / CultureAdvocate Country~Nome,Alaska TribalAffiliation:Alaskan Iñupiaq www.imgrum.org/user/kunaq/266625862

Donita Hulme

Community arts culturaldevelopment & videoartist Country~sydney,Australia TribalAffiliation:vasu nadroga, fiji, kai lancashire england https://theveiqiaproject.com/artists/donita-hulme https://twitter.com/culturalchamp

Laura Grizzlypaws

ARTIST/ACADEMIC / CULTURALADVISOR Country~Lillooet, British Columbia, Canada TribalAffiliation: St’at’imc www.facebook.com/Laura-Grizzlypaws-1535683686743964 www.youtube.com/user/cwvlcwvlvpcen1

Tracey Tawhiao

PAINTER / POET / MULTI PLATFORM CREATIVEARTIST Country~Piha,Auckland,New Zealand TribalAffiliation:Ngai Te Rangi, Tuwharetoa, Whakatohea www.facebook.com/houseoftaonga

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Tina Ngata

Artist /Academic / Environmentalist / Blogger Country~New Zealand TribalAffiliation:Ngati Porou www.facebook.com/thenonplasticmaori