Ilish Thomas


Digital print on silk. Raman, 2019.
Letter. Raman, 2019.

Bachelor of Fine Arts with Honours

Sound may never be so easy to grasp; so is to say are the fragments of a past broken by time, distance and travel. In ‘Raman’, the itinerancy of migrant bodies removed from home is investigated through a sonically-driven practice. A narrative is displayed through personal archival material of my late grandfathers’. Here is where an embodiment of my experience as a diasporic person living in Aotearoa is memorialised.



Block 2 Level E