"After exploring postcards of early 1900s tourism in the Pacific and artists such as Yuki Kihara and Lemi Ponifasio. I began to wonder what is exotic to me if I am the other? A beginning point which leads to the two video works and an ongoing question for future works."
Part Ulutupu's exploration of postcards and landscapes. This work challenges the notion that Indigeneity correlates to an affinity with nature.
A video work that documents a bad taste party.
A sequence of a young girl marching in an ominous forest setting.
Christopher Ulutupu's The Romantic Picturesque
The Romantic Picturesque presents the final installment of a 3-part series that follows "the thread of a romantic relationship between indigenous and coloniser."