Habitat, 2018
HD, colour, black & white, 5.1 surround sound, 10:33 mins
installation stills, Queensland Art Gallery Gallery of Modern Art (QAGOMA), photo credit: Natasha Harth

Habitat III, 2018 interrogates the colonial relationship between Australia and Bougainville from a matrilineal point of view.

Presented as part of the 9th Asia Pacific Triennial, Women’s Wealth project and exhibition, supported by The Australia Council for the Arts. Archival footage was sourced from the National Film and Sound Archive of Australia, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC), including footage from personal family archives, Moses Havini and Marilyn Taleo Hatukul Havini.

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