Disciplines, Stories, Visual Communication

Filming Bilibili: An exercise in cross-cultural exchanges

In 1981 I found myself in the middle of a jungle, on the Island of Viti Levu, the main island

Better Living, Disciplines, Fashion, Stories, Visual Communication

Fiji: design issues for the Pacific

In the last of Dr Charles Zuber’s tapa cloth series examining the exhibition Fiji: Art and Life in the Pacific,

Better Living, Spotlight on Asia Pacific, Stories

Fiji: the making of barkcloth

Captain Cook reached the Fiji islands in the 1770s and by 1874 Fiji had become a British colony. This means

Better Living, Disciplines, Stories

Fiji: barkcloths are tapa

The Asia Pacific Triennial, the Asia Pacific Design Library and other initiatives have opened up communications with many and varied