Pacific Art and Design (DACA6112)

15 (0.125 EFTS)
This course aims to explore the study of Art and Design within a contemporary South Pacific perspective in Aotearoa. It critically explores concepts of identity and culture within the practices of Pacific Artists or Designers.
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Topics may include but are not limited to
Tatau marking Raranga/Lalaga/Weaving Tapa/Siaopo/Ngatu/Hiapo Lalav? (lashings) Contemporary Pacific artists
Cultural appropriation and indigenous communities Talanoa methods as collaborative creative approach Aspects of Pacific performance ? movement Ta Va Ta and Va theory Moana Oceanic philosophies
Choose your class for this course from the option(s) below. You will need to attend all the sessions in that class to complete the course. Where more than one class number is shown, choose one of them and attend all sessions within that class number. (Note: If a class is held in different locations at the same time, you only need to attend all the sessions in one of the locations.)
There are no classes on public holidays.

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