Image of ETATOK

Stanley Firiam - Etatok (Spirit of Mataso) 2014
Inkjet print, Open edition

This artwork portrays the Paraman Jif (Paramount Chief) and all the spirits that protect the island of Mataso and it's people. Sometimes when we go fishing we will ask the spirits to help us to catch many fish by offering them just one fish, food or tapako. the same when we hunt for birds.

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