Lana Lopesi

Lana is a writer and designer based in Auckland, New Zealand. Specialising in arts criticism Lana’s writing often focuses on Pacific art practices and it’s surrounding issues.


Her writing is published on forums such as EyeContact and Circuit as well as in print for various publications including essays for exhibitions; Pacific Materiality, Studio One Toi Tu and Emory Douglas, Mangere Arts Centre. Lana is currently editor for New Zealand based art criticality website #500words

See more by Lana Lopesi:


Reimagining the Matriarchy: One GIF at a time


Decolonisation Frameworks: Indigenous Curatorial Practice


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