Lisa Reihana: Emissaries was on show at John Curtin Gallery, Curtin University, Western Australia in 2018. This interview introduces the centrepiece of the show, in Pursuit of Venus [infected], 2015-17.

Lisa Reihana talks about her work, in Pursuit of Venus [infected], 2015, with Chris Saines, QAGOMA Director and Maud Page, former Deputy Director, Collection and Exhibitions at the launch of the 2015 Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art (QAGOMA) Foundation Appeal.

From Art Basel Hong Kong… Considering what is at stake when using such terms as ‘decolonize’ and ‘ethnography’ across different contexts and realities, this discussion explores tactics in artistic practice that challenge the tendency towards categorization within the field of culture.