Kōrero: Pacific arts in New Zealand

Westfield Style Pasifika Fashion Awards 2010 (1 o 2)

At the 2010 Style Pasifika awards, the Auckland designer Sandra Tupu won both the supreme and runner-up awards. This clip shows her winning design, which was inspired by Samoan tatau (tattoo). In Samoan culture when a tatau is unwrapped it represents the pe'a, the Samoan flying bat. Tupu has her own menswear label, 'Flying Fox'. 

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Kolokesa U. Māhina-Tuai, 'Pacific arts in New Zealand - Pacific arts in Auckland', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/video/44256/westfield-style-pasifika-fashion-awards-2010 (accessed 6 December 2019)

He kōrero nā Kolokesa U. Māhina-Tuai, i tāngia i te 22 Oct 2014