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New Zealand cultural mythology. It acts as a context for the prints and embellishments, placing these prints within a framework of identity, history and memory - combining in a physical form to create a memorial. They incorporate textile design, garment design, dress and society and concepts of the public and private spaces we inhabit to create a cohesive series of textile objects suitable for exhibition.

First Son: Memory and Myth, an adjustment of faith  

First Son is an exploration of cultural change in New Zealand from the 1940s till the 1980susing textiles as medium for communication. It ai...

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