Sione Falemaka | Stanley Street Gallery

Sione Falemaka

Artist, Sionemaletau FALEMAKA is a triple citizen of Polynesian descendant, Born Niue in the year of the Tiger, educated in Niue, New Zealand and Australia, currently lives, studies, and works in Sydney, creating beaded work that incorporates feathers, seeds, beads, yarns, textiles and other mixed media. Sione was vigorously taught Polynesian weaving techniques as a child. The Falemaka art practice provides a contemporary insight and presentation and of maintaining and extending traditional Polynesian body adornment practice

 

Sionemaletau Falemaka Artist Statement and CV (PDF)