21 Apr 2013

Return To Sender

From Arts on Sunday, 1:48 pm on 21 April 2013

Postcards of beautiful dusky maidens helped fuel the tourist trades for the Pacific Islands, but they also cemented these kinds of colonial perspectives in the public imagination for a very long time. Curator Cora Allen-Wickliffe used a collection of these postcards to provoke a response from 9 Auckland-based Pacific artists.