• “Selenaia” by Fin Day in Whangārei, New Zealand

    10 days ago - By Street Art News

    Our travelling Irish friend Fin Dac has just been in Whangārei in the north of New Zealand for the latest Street Prints Festival ‘Street Prints Manaia.
    Working to a theme of ‘Weaving the Threads of Humanity' Fin chose to depict a model/muse of dual ethnicity/heritage: Maori and Filipino.
    The ‘spilt' image shows traditional clothing from both sides as well as specific jewellery and adornments.
    Interesting fact: the Filipino dress is based on a photo of a dress that belonged to Imelda Marcos... socialite and wife of the Philippine president/dictator Ferdinand Marcos
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