In December 2017 the Awis Artists opened a shop in Port Vila at the Haos Blong Handicraf on the seafront where they sell a large selection of open edition prints and art cards.
Awis Artis Blong Vanuatu have been invited to design a peace flag for the Netherland's project called Flags of Peace. Our flag will be exhibited amongst other 100 flags from other countries in July at the Peace for Breda, Netherlands exhibition then touring around Europe.
On December 10th we launched a brand new collection of Open Edition prints and artist cards at Pandanus Vanuatu in Port Vila. This is the first time our Mataso artists have their work for sale in Vanuatu. These Open Edition prints are also for sale here in our online shop. Our sizes are A4, A3+ and A2.
Opening night 6pm, November 10 for Art From the Margin's new exhibition called HOME. "Presenting the Awis artists from Vanuatu alongside local artists of Brisbane to consider the role that HOME plays in today's world." Exhibiton runs until February, 2017
Awis Artis Blong Vanuatu are proud to have been selected to take part in a group exhibition called 'Being Pacific' at the AS Art Gallery, University of San Francisco from Oct 13th to Nov 10th.
Awis Artis will be exhibiting at St Andrew's Memorial hospital in Brisbane as part of an Art From The Margins exhibition called 'Home' from November 10 to February 2017, More news to come! http://www.artfromthemargins.org.au/
Simix Simeon named 'Pacific Next Generation Artist' by the Island Society for the work he has done for the arts in the Pacific region. http://islandssociety.org/projects/overview/people/next-generation-leaders/nexgen-artists/2015-2016-pacific-nexgen-artists/2015-2016-nexgen-participants/