Dilohana Lekamge is a Pōneke based visual artist, writer and curator. Her visual practice consists of live-performance and performance-based video works - predominantly focusing on her experience of diaspora and migration as a Sri Lankan New Zealander.
She has produced texts for several organisations including Art New Zealand, The Pantograph Punch, Hainamana, The Dominion Post, The Adam Art Gallery and Christchurch Art Gallery and Enjoy Public Art Gallery. From 2017-19 she was a facilitator of the Wellington artist-run initiative MEANWHILE.
In 2021 she curated the group exhibition Prophetic Visions for The Performance Arcade, Wellington.
Conversation with Elisabeth Pointon and Laura Duffy (2018)
Selected Exhibitions and Screenings
From Me To You, CIRCUIT Symposium, Wellington
Amateur Āyurveda (solo), Window gallery, Auckland
worth your while, Masons Screen, Wellington
For Any Who Come to Take From Here (solo), Enjoy Public Art Gallery, Wellington
Angelwave, Play_station, Wellington
Pool Party, MEANWHILE, Wellington