Image of AWIS KENU

Stanley Firiam - Awis Kenu 2014
Inkjet print, Open edition

Awis was one of the largest outrigger canoes ever built in Vanuatu. It was carved from a huge tree that washed up on the island of Mataso. In 1974, it was used to ferry Queen Elizabeth II from Her Majesty's Yacht Britannia to the High Commissioner's residence on the island of Iririki in Port Vila.

Inks: Epson Ultrachrome K3
Paper: Inkjet Pro Elite 240gsm