Whau The People Charitable Trust is an Avondale-based interdisciplinary arts collective focused on creating opportunities for local artists and residents to engage and participate in the arts within their community. Whau the People are: Leilani Tamu (Poet), Bronwyn Bent (Theatre Maker), Jody Yawa Mcmillan (Artist), Sam Morrison (Artist), Janet Lilo (Artist) and Ioana Gordon-Smith (Curator).
Photo: Shelly Greco
Ioana Gordon-Smith is an Auckland-based writer and curator. As a bit of a generalist, Ioana has curated exhibitions for a number of galleries around Auckland before settling into her current role as Curator at Te Uru Waitakere Contemporary Gallery.