T for Tangaroa (2015) by Michel Tuffery
Emboss Woodcut Stencil on white fabriano paper
Edition of 30
h. 50 x w. 35 cm approx
This series was conceptualised with test proofs being printed in Rouen during Michel Tuffery’s residency.
In this series Michel Tuffery explores the diversity of the pacific language known as Austronesianincluding Aotearoa and Ausetalia (Australian Samoan). These works reflect on the impact of the Pacific diaspora by referencing these high frequencyfamiliar and everyday words.