Lucy Aukafolau

Lucy Aukafolau is an artist of Tongan and European descent. She completed a Bachelor of Fine Arts (Honours) at Elam School of Fine Arts at the University of Auckland. Based in Auckland, her practice is concerned with the theory of psychogeography and its relationship to the physical actions of navigation, travel and negotiation of space that reveal new territories and experiences.

Selected Exhibitions


Invisbile Territories, Mappings: Landscape, Memory, Histories, Blue Oyster, Dunedin

Invisbile Territories, Mappings: Landscape, Memory, Histories, APERTURE: Asia & Pacific Film Festival
Modern Movements, Te Uru Contemporary Gallery, Auckland

Trans-Pacific Transmissions: Video Art across the Pacific, Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Canada

Other Waters: Art on the Manukau, Te Tuhi Centre for the Arts, Manukau
Tonga ‘i Onopooni: Tonga Contemporary, Pataka Art + Museum, Porirua