By Denise Wenger and Charles-Edouard Duflon
A new book in tandem book entitled Bijoux Polynesiens by Denise Wenger and Charles-Edouard Duflonwith has been published in tandem with the Musee Barbier-Mueller exhibition, Man-Made Jewels, Jewels of the Earth. This lavishly illustrated book features examples of jewelry from Hawaii, New Zealand, Fiji, and the Marquesas Islands.
Bijoux Polynesiens is available to purchase at this website.
Header photos (left to right): Performance by Te Pua O Feani, July 21, 2005; Children's Story (Water Dreaming of Two Children), Johnny Warangkula Tjupurrula, acrylic on composition board, 1972; IL IAMB NAI? POMBRAL MOLGA KUNDUL AL? WHO IS THIS PERSON? BLACK OR WHITE? Performance by Michael Mel, April 28, 2007. Rotator photos (numbers one through four): Fiji Project gathering in front of a Masi Kesa from the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology at Cambridge University, Re-presenting Pacific Art. Edited by Karen Stevenson and Virginia-Lee Webb, Australia: Crawford House Publishing, 2010, Dan Taulapapa McMillin, 'O Taulaitu, Acrylic transfer collage and oil paint on canvas, 2012, PAA 11th International Symposium at the University of British Columbia, 2013.