Lisa Reihana - Interview with Kim Hill

Kim Hill, RNZ, October 16, 2021

Multi-disciplinary artist Lisa Reihana (Ngāpuhi - Ngāti Hine, Ngāi Tū - Te Auru) is the Artist In Focus for the upcoming Aotearoa New Zealand Festival of the Arts. She will be bringing a series of her most celebrated pieces alongside new works to the Wellington region for the festival.

Among the works on display is the critically acclaimed in Pursuit of Venus [infected], which has travelled to London, San Francisco, Estonia, Taipei and further, but never to Wellington - until now. The large-scale video installation has just opened at Te Papa for a special extended festival season, coinciding with the release of the festival programme.

Reihana joins the show to discuss her work and play a few favourites.

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