vaimea for Lukautim Solwara (2017), an Asia Pacific Triennial of Performing Arts commission with Next Wave. Photo courtesy of Steven Rhall.

vaimea for Lukautim Solwara (2017), an Asia Pacific Triennial of Performing Arts commission with Next Wave. Photo courtesy of Steven Rhall.

Léuli Māzyār Lunaʻi Eshrāghi is a curator, artist and Monash University PhD candidate visiting Kulin Nation lands and waters. Léuli hails from the Sāmoan villages of Āpia, Leulumoega, Siʻumu, Salelologa, and other ancestries. His work centres on ceremonial-political practices, language renewal, and Indigenous futures. Residencies include Para Site Hong Kong, Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, University of British Columbia - Okanagan, and Tautai Pacific Arts Trust. He serves on the board of the Aboriginal Curatorial Collective (Canada), editorial advisories for Broadsheet and un Magazine, and the Pacific Advisory Group to Melbourne Museum.

Léuli Māzyār Lunaʻi Eshrāghi est commissaire, artiste et doctorant à l'université Monash qui visite les terres et eaux de la nation Kulin. Il vient des villages samoans d'Āpia, Leulumoega, Siʻumu, Salelologa, et d'autres origines. Son travail est axé sur les pratiques cérémonielles-politiques, les langues renouvelées, et les avenirs autochtones. Les résidences artistiques comprennent Para Site (Hong-Kong), Centre de Banff pour les arts et la créativité, Université de Colombie-Britannique – Okanagan, et Fondation Tautai pour les arts océaniens. Il est membre du comité de gestion du Collectif des commissaires autochtones (Canada), des comités éditoriaux des revues Broadsheet et un Magazine, et du groupe de référence océanien du Musée de Melbourne.

talofa(at)leulieshraghi(dot)com

 

UPCOMING / À VENIR

27 January-11 March 2018 // Dead Centre
Goldfields Arts Centre

1-11 February 2018 // Sovereign Words: Facing the tempest of global art history
Dhaka Art Summit, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka

1 March-2 April 2018 // Seeing Voices
Monash University Museum of Art exhibition touring to Mildura Arts Centre

20 April-17 June 2018 // Dead Centre
Geraldton Regional Art Gallery

27 April-17 June 2018 // Seeing Voices
Monash University Museum of Art exhibition touring to Cairns Regional Art Gallery

13 July-16 September 2018 // Seeing Voices
Monash University Museum of Art exhibition touring to Riddoch Art Gallery, Mt Gambier

15 February-7 April 2019 // Seeing Voices
Monash University Museum of Art exhibition touring to Bathurst Regional Gallery

1 May-30 June 2019 // Seeing Voices 
Monash University Museum of Art exhibition touring to Devonport Regional Gallery