Filipe Tohi

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Sopolemalama Filipe Tohi | Master of the art of lalava (lashing) - Tongan Artist Polynesian Art, Stick Art, Cultural Identity, Unusual Art, Tonga, Ancient Romans, Different Patterns, Making Out, Weaving
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Sopolemalama Filipe Tohi | Master of the art of lalava (lashing) - Tongan Artist

Tongan / New Zealand artist Sopolemalama Filipe Tohi School Community, Tonga, South Pacific, Art Classroom, Ethnic Fashion, Shades Of Grey, Kiwi, Fabric Design, Contemporary Art

Our part of the world revisited

It's a couple of weeks since I visited the seventh Asia-Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art (APT7) in Brisbane. I'm not sure why I've delayed blogging about my visit. Laziness maybe? Or possibly the realisation that blogging now seems to be rather unfashionable and I'm no longer sure that what I'm writing about is interesting to others. But then, I've always seen my blog as a personal record as much as it is a communication with others. It's an aide memoire. I use it to remind me of…

Maka Manutolu by F. Tohi by te_kupenga, via Flickr

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filipe tohi - pacific sculpture Nz Art, Art Installation, Spin, Skyscraper, Sculpture, Patterns, Artist, Block Prints, Art Installations
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Sopolemalama Filipe Tohi - Fale Pasifika - University of Auckland - Artists Residency 2013 Polynesian Art, Lashes, Architecture, Tonga, Auckland, Joinery, University, Design, Artists

Sopolemalama Filipe Tohi - Fale Pasifika - University of Auckland - Artists Residency 2013

Tohi - Polynesian concept of va. Geometric shapes refer to the patterns of coconut lava lava lashings used in canoe building

Pan-Pacific Nation

Spaces of Relatedness By Jaimey Hamilton For this exhibition we asked a selection of Pacific Island artists to contemplate ...

Sopolemalama Filipe Tohi's work as part of the The Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art (APT) at GoMA in Brisbane, running from December 2012 to April Photo: Giulio Saggin April 14, December, Brisbane, Animal Print Rug, Contemporary Art, Asia, Sculpture, Running, Shop
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Sopolemalama Filipe Tohi's work

Sopolemalama Filipe Tohi work at Aia Pacific Triennial.

Sopolemalama Filipe Tohi, Aotea (Long White Cloud), aluminium, commissioned by Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 2012 Auckland Art Gallery, Long White Cloud, Wave Pattern, Contemporary Art, Masters, Sculpture, Home Decor, Style, Master's Degree

Sopolemalama Filipe Tohi: Aotea (White Cloud)

Aotea (White Cloud) combines multiple atmospheric, nautical and geographical associations. It reflects wave patterns, Auckland's volcanic hills, wind and fishing nets. Tohi describes it also as being 'a metaphor for many islands'.

The impossible Intricate weavings of Sopolemalama Filipe Tohi. Interior Inspiration, Design Inspiration, Gallery Of Modern Art, Global Design, Aboriginal Art, Contemporary Art, Weaving, Chandelier, Ceiling Lights
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Christina Waterson sees the 7th Asia Pacific Triennal of Contemporary Art at GOMA.

Sopolemalama Filipe Tohi's art at Home Decor, Art, Art Background, Decoration Home, Room Decor, Kunst, Performing Arts, Interior Decorating
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pasifika styles - Filipe Tohi My Favorite Things, Rugs, Artist, Home Decor, Style, Farmhouse Rugs, Swag, Decoration Home, Room Decor

Kupesi on stone

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