Lonnie Hutchinson – Biography
(Kai Tahu, Ngāti Kuri ki Kai Tahu, Samoan)
b. 1963, New Zealand.
Based in Christchurch.
Represented by Milford Galleries.
Lonnie is a leading Māori and Pacific artist whose work explores indigenous histories, women’s histories, and craft practice through various mediums, incorporating Māori motifs and capturing the interplay of form, light, and shadow to articulate a Polynesian worldview and generate conversations about culture, gender, and sexuality.