Mele O Nā Kaukani Wai (Song of a Thousand Waters) [Detail]

Large, undulating wall work patterned with traditional Native Hawaiian motifs and designs. This work addresses modes of sustainability via the integration of Indigenous knowledge and western sustainability science, through the perspective of a mixed-Indigenous individual.

Artwork Info

Type of Work Sculpture, craft, installation
Medium Various rice papers, handmade plant pigments, red and yellow earth pigments, gouache, ceramic beads, thread
Dimensions Variable; approximately 12 feet x 7 feet installed
Subject Matter Indigenous craft, Native Hawaiian craft, ecology, sustainability, cultural intersection

Artist Info

Lehuauakea Fernandez

Joined: May 20, 2014

Rights: All Rights Reserved

Appears In 1 Album

8 items

Adrienne Fernandez BFA Painting Thesis Spring 2018