Pūrākau = a Maori term referring to myths, legends and “lessons for life”. Edition of 50 posters, 11 screen-prints and one lithograph, designed and printed in Aotearoa, Cuba & Mexico.
For this print portfolio 20 artists from Australia, Mexico and New Zealand have contributed their interpretation of a myth or legend that has a personal resonance for them, based on fact or fiction, past or present.
Poster collection of ‘liberator/activists’ designed in Aotearoa / New Zealand screen-printed at the ICAIC, Havana, Cuba. 12 posters, edition of 50 numbered and signed by the artists.
A first selection of Photographs taken in Mexico during the 1970s and that will be part of the planned bilingual publication “optica 2” with texts by Carlos A. Meade and Roberto Meade and photographs by xavier+carolyna.